An intensive care unit (ICU), also known as an intensive therapy unit or intensive treatment unit (ITU) or critical care unit (CCU), is a special department of a hospital or health care facility that provides intensive treatment medicine.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on June 02 launched a mobile application to provide information about all the hospitals in Delhi and also number of vacant beds for coronavirus in every hospital...
According to Gizmodo, Alabama is running out of ICU beds for coronavirus patients. A Johns Hopkins University tracker reports that there are 13,414 cases of coronavirus and 529 deaths in Alabama. This..
Over a third of patients treated for COVID-19 in a large New York medical system developed acute kidney injury, and nearly 15% required dialysis, U.S. researchers reported on Thursday. Colette Luke has..
NHS staff cheer for a coronavirus patient as he is released from an ICU after 10 days of treatment for the deadly disease. Pete Mitchell thanked medics as he was moved from the ICU at Royal Infirmary..
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As an intensive care consultant, Dr Ron Daniels says the rule book for work-life has been torn up and thrown away amid the coronavirus outbreak. In the second in a series of profiles looking at workers..
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo broke some good news for New York after weeks of worry. Cuomo says the number of coronavirus patients in ICU across the state dropped in the last day. This news offers a..
The Eastern Naval Command, headquartered in Visakhapatnam, has deployed the remote monitoring facility at Visakha Institute of Medical Sciences (VIMS), which caters to Covid-19 patients from adjoining.. IndiaTimes - Published
At the end of every 12-hour shift working with critically ill coronavirus patients, Thai nurse Suparvadee Tantrarattanapong has to disinfect herself before going home, where she sleeps in a separate.. Reuters - Published
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said of the total active Covid-19 cases in the country, only 0.33% patients are on ventilators, 1.5% are on oxygen support and 2.34% are in ICU. Active Covid-19.. IndiaTimes - Published
France registered 395 more deaths from the coronavirus on Saturday, bringing the total to 19,718, as the pace of increase in fatalities continued to slow and the number of people in intensive care.. Reuters - Published
In the intensive care unit of a hospital in Istanbul, the heart of Turkey's coronavirus outbreak, doctors and nurses have rushed back to duty to fight against the pandemic days after recovering.. Reuters - Published
Bahrain has converted the multi-storey car park of a military hospital into a 130-bed intensive care unit for patients with COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus, and plans to.. Reuters - Published
Addressing a press briefing, Health Ministry's Joint Secretary Lav Agarwal said the government has taken early preemptive action to identify Covid-19 hotspots in the country. In the absence of a.. IndiaTimes - Published
The number of people in intensive care units (ICU) for coronavirus infection in France fell slightly for the first time since the start of the epidemic, but the number of people dying in nursing homes.. Reuters - Published
Doctors in the Netherlands have been advising elderly patients to think twice before agreeing to COVID-19 treatment in hospital intensive-care units, drawing criticism that they are attempting to.. Reuters - Published
Indian army's field hospitals have been instructed by the Army Chief MM Narvane to be ready to set up a 45-bed isolation facility and create 10-bed ICU facility exclusively for COVID-19 patients at six.. DNA - Published
The opposition arguments on the Budget were led by Congress stalwarts P Chidambaram and Jairam Ramesh in Rajya Sabha on Monday. Chidambaram said the economy was like a patient in a general ward.. IndiaTimes - Published
On being asked about the lack of basic hygiene inside the ICU where over 100 infants recently died in a hospital in Kota, Gehlot said: "You will definitely find some drawbacks when you'll visit any.. IndiaTimes - Published
While recognising the right of citizens to strike, a bench headed by Chief Justice of India SA Bobde said that it would like to evolve a mechanism to ensure the continuance of services to critically.. IndiaTimes - Published
Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, who has been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of a hospital in Mumbai after complaining of breathing difficulty, is still in a "critical" condition but is "slowly.. IndiaTimes - Published
She was rushed to hospital around 1.30am after she complained of breathlessness. Later in the day, she was shifted to the ICU and had to be put on life-support, sources said. “She is suffering from.. IndiaTimes - Published
The 66-year-old was admitted to the country's premier hospital after he complained of weakness and palpitation on August 9 and has since been undergoing treatment in the intensive care unit (ICU). DNA - Published
Former finance minister Arun Jaitley, who was admitted to AIIMS on August 9, is still in the hospital's ICU and is critical, but haemodynamically stable, sources said on Tuesday. A hemodynamically.. IndiaTimes - Published