Punjab govt to create 16 medical colleges in next 5 years: CM Bhagwant Mann

Punjab will emerge as a hub of medical education for the world, Bhagwant Mann says. The Punjab government has decided to construct 16 medical colleges in five years. The total number of such institutes in the state to 25, Mann said. A hostel facility along with a 300-bed hospital will also be constructed at a cost of Rs 428.69 crore.
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Artificial Intelligence in Gastroenterology and Medicine, Health News, ET HealthWorld

The use of AI in healthcare was slow to take off when compared to the non-medical commercial applications. In Gastroenterology, the field of endoscopy has generated the most interest in AI as it relies on imaging and thus utilizes Computer vision- a technology that allows computers to ‘see’ and interpret visual data.
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11 hours ago

Punjab To Emerge As A Medical Education Hub Says, CM Bhagwant Mann

Punjab will emerge as a hub of medical education for the world, Bhagwant Mann said. The Punjab government has decided to construct 16 medical colleges in five years, raising the total number of such institutes in the state to 25. The students aspiring to pursue medical education will no longer have to go to countries like Ukraine, he said.
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14 hours ago

State will be medical education hub of world: Bhagwant Singh Mann

Punjab will emerge as a medical education hub of the world, says Bhagwant Singh Mann. He was speaking after visiting the sites of the upcoming medical colleges and hospitals in Kapurthala and Hoshiarpur. At present, Punjab has nine medical colleges, and 16 more would be constructed which will take the number to 25.
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14 hours ago

Sadguru Medical's fund raiser for cancer awareness- The New Indian Express

Sadguru Medical and Research Centre Pvt Ltd in association with Vivanta, Bhubaneswar organised a fundraising dinner on Saturday to create awareness of cancer and support patients. The objective of the dinner, organised at a hotel here was to donate the amount collected through the event to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund.
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Punjab will emerge as hub of medical education: CM

Chief minister Bhagwant Singh Mann reiterates commitment to make Punjab a medical education hub. He said the state government has decided to construct 16 new colleges in the coming five years that will enhance the total tally of such institutes in the state to 25. The CM also inspected the site of the medical college at Hoshiarpur to be named after Shaheed Udham Singh.
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Wellcome Collection in London shuts ‘racist, sexist and ableist’ medical history gallery

The Wellcome Collection's announcement affects a free permanent display called Medicine Man. It includes objects relating to sex, birth and death and includes anatomical models dating back to the 17th century. The museum will close Medicine Man on 27 November 2022. The announcement was welcomed by some Twitter followers but attacked by several others.
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Medical college’s construction delayed: Sangrur admn looking for temporary place to start classes next yr

Sant Attar Singh State Institute of Medical Sciences at Mastuana Sahib in Sangrur delayed over a land dispute. The local administration is looking for a temporary place to start classes from next session. The research and education department has planned to initially offer 100 MBBS seats at the college, which will come up on 25 acres.
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Boris Johnson urges Brits to support appeal for providing medical supplies to Ukraine

Boris Johnson has teamed up with Circle Health Group to send medical aid to Ukraine. The ex-PM visited a warehouse in Enfield where essential supplies from independent hospital provider Circle Health had been assembled. The Ukrainian Ambassador was able to witness what encompasses the transportation of a large number of hospital kits through lorries.
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2 days ago

Haryana govt urges MBBS students to end strike, Vij hopes of early resolution

Doctors at PGIMS-Rohtak too have launched an indefinite strike in solidarity with the agitation by MBBS students. The Haryana government appealed to the students to call off the strike as the patients were facing problems. The BJP-JJP government had earlier said only candidates who deposited the Rs 10-lakh bond would be considered for admission to MBBS courses.
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2 days ago

2-day CME programme commences at SKIMS

Prof Parvaiz said that Nuclear Medicine Department of SKIMS was the third department of this specialty to be established in the entire country. He said that the department is equipped with the latest machines and caters patients of entire J&K. Urging on organising more of such programmes.
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2 days ago

Bond policy row: Medical services hit as deadlock continues between students, govt

Haryana government’s bond policy continues to hamper medical services. Out-patient department and elective surgeries remained closed for the second straight day. PGIMS director asks students to call off their strike, or vacate the hostels within 24 hours. KCGMCH students start hunger strike outside OPD block of the hospital.
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2 days ago

KCET Counselling 2022: Second extended round schedule released at kea.kar.nic.in

Karnataka Examinations Authority, KEA has released KCET Counselling 2022 second extended round schedule. The schedule is available to candidates on the official site of KEA at kea.kAr.nIc.iN. The seat matrix will be displayed on November 26, 2022 and option entry by eligible candidates can be done from November 26 to November 28, 2022.
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3 days ago

Medical negligence case against Kerala govt doctor after teenager’s forearm amputated - India Today

A case of medical negligence has been filed against an orthopedic specialist at a government college in Kerala's Thalassery. This comes after the left forearm of a teenager who the doctor operated on had to be amputated. The boy, identified as Sultan Bin Siddique, had undergone treatment for a bone fracture after he got injured while playing football.
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3 days ago

30% teaching posts vacant in 13 state-run medical colleges of UP

Nearly 30% of the 2,129 teaching posts, including those of professor, associate professor and assistant professor, are vacant. As many as 936 regular faculty and 553 contractual staff make up for the total strength of 1,489. The maximum (117) posts are vacant at Gorakhpur's medical college against the total 257 positions sanctioned.
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3 days ago

Tamil Nadu: Couple Alleges Medical Negligence by Doctors While Performing Child’s Surgery; Hospital Refutes Claim

The 25-year-old Ajith Kumar and Karthika- couple hailing from Ameerpalayam in Sattur of Virudhunagar district of Tamil Nadu gave birth to their son on October 30 last year. On November 2 of last year, the child was operated on by doctors at Rajaji Hospital in Madurai after being taken there with breathing issues in his trachea and was sent home after treatment completion. However, GRH Dean Dr. A Rathinavel has refuted the claim of medical negligence.
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4 days ago

Check medicine stock at govt hosps: U.P

Brajesh Pathak has directed health officials to visit and check stock of medicines at government hospitals. Pathak asked all chief medical officers and chief medical superintendents across the state to make sure that patients coming to the OPD and those admitted in government hospitals are only provided in-house medicines.
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4 days ago

Gaharwar Pharma Products Pvt Ltd is a Trusted name in ayurvedic medicine for all types of disorders

Gahawar Pharma Private Limited has been working in Ayurvedic medicine manufacturing for the last 4 generations. Dr. Dhirendra Singh is the Director of Gaharwar Pharma Products Pvt. Ltd. He studied in Mumbai and studied BAMS in Karnataka. Today the company has created good trust among the public and is well-known as a reliable brand in the market.
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4 days ago

BBC shows how Microsoft HoloLens can transform medical consultations

Medical iSight has collaborated with the BBC to demonstrate how the Microsoft HoloLens 2 can be used to create 3D visualisations of the human body for a new TV programme, Your Body Uncovered. The patient, a consultant and the host all wore mixed reality headsets. This enabled the consultant to better describe the patient’s medical issues while allowing the patient to gain a better understanding of how their body functions.
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4 days ago

New development in the left atrial appendage occlusion market - Medical Device Network

The left atrial appendage (LAA) is a common site in the heart for blood clot formations that lead to a stroke in patients who have atrial fibrillation. A small subset of patients have contraindications to blood thinners are good candidates for LAAO, a surgical or minimally invasive procedure that closes off the LAA.
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