The most common way to get COVID-19 is by inhaling respiratory droplets in the air. Learn from an expert about the facts and safety precautions on Covid-19.
An N95 respirator mask is a respiratory protective device with high filtration efficiency to airborne particles. To provide the requisite air seal to the wearer, such masks are designed to achieve a very close facial fit.
AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria on Monday said that Phase I of vaccine trail will be done on healthy people aged 18-55 years who have no co-morbidity.
Delhi's COVID-designated Lok Nayak Jai Prakash (LNJP) Hospital has surrounded itself with controversy after several videos shot inside the hospital premises showed dead bodies of patients lying on the floor inside the wards.
The Arvind Kejriwal government on Friday claimed that there is no shortage of beds for coronavirus patients in Delhi and that nearly 5,000 were available.
Delhi has been seeing a big surge in its numbers in the last one week, recording more than 1,000 new cases every day.
Delhi is the third worst-hit state in India after Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu in terms of having the maximum number of coronavirus cases in the country.
In an effort to counter the Covid-19 misinformation floating across social media platforms, India TV dicussed on the same with health experts.
Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on May 09 informed that till now (9/05/20) 15,25,631 have been tested for COVID-19 in various laboratories in the country.
While addressing a press conference in Ahmedabad, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi Director Dr Randeep Guleria on May 09 said a stigma is still attached to COVID-19 and many people fear to come to hospital and get a test done.
Delhi AIIMS Resident Doctors Association President Dr Adarsh Pratap Singh said that in Delhi-NCR, doctors and health workers are being asked to stay at their work places and not to return to their homes.
A Delhi-based psychiatrist, Rajiv Mehta shed light on gave advice to people amid high demand of liquor and rush at shops.
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Director General Shekhar C Mande said that it is very difficult to compare the efficacy of hydroxychloroquine and remdesivir as of now.
Dr Mohsin Wali spells out tips for patients with heart ailments as to how they can deal with COVID-19 related stress.
In an exclusive chat with India TV, doctor Randeep Guleria, Director, AIIMS, Delhi said that senior citizens, cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy are at high risk of getting infected with coronavirus.
In the treatment of COVID-19 patients, only 3 clinical trials have been registered to check how effective is the new plasma therapy in the cure of the disease.
There is still no cure for the novel coronavirus which has taken the world under its grip. While many are trying the procedure of the plasma therapy, there are people who have certain doubts about it. Learn about it from experts and doctors.
The plasma therapy being employed in hospitals across the country to treat the symptoms of coronavirus might be producing encouraging results, but it is still in its experimental stages and hasn’t been approved by ICMR.
Plasma is generally present in the blood apart from the White Blood Cells (WBCs) and Red Blood Cells (RBSs). It helps in making antibodies in the body against the illness and is made in the body of the patient to create fresh antibodies against virus
Doctors said that plasma has come like a ray of hope and appealed to everyone to come forward and donate the plasma for others. They said that it does do not cause any pain.