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PGI starts stitchless spine surgery

In a notable breakthrough, the Department of Neurosurgery, PGIMER has started Stitchless Endoscopic Spine Surgery under Local Anesthesia. As per the experts, the endoscopic surgery, without stitches or scar, is one of the latest advances in Minimally Invasive and Endoscopic Spine Surgery, guided by a needle under X-ray, followed by pure endoscopic visualization. Moreover, the

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Health safety goes for a toss outside PGI

“I WILL SEEK A DETAILED REPORT FROM THE OFFICERS AND ORDER NECESSARY PROBE INTO THE MATTER,” SAID CITY MAYOR RAJESH KUMAR KALIA WAMIL VASHISHT Chandigarh Despite stringency in the anti-encroachment drives conducted by Municipal Corporation Chandigarh (MCC), areas on the periphery of Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) such as deserted area

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PGI introduces minimal invasive treatment for severe asthma

DP BUREAU Chandigarh The Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh has inculcated Bronchial Thermoplasty (BT), an advanced treatment procedure for severe asthma, in its already existing state-of-the-art treatments. As per experts, Bronchial thermoplasty (BT) is a minimally-invasive treatment option for patients having symptoms due to severe asthma despite receiving maximal doses of

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PGI Post: App-based referral system for patient management in PGI

WAMIL VASHISHT Chandigarh In lieu of the ever-increasing patient inflow at Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Jiyyo Referral Software, an app-based system is being practised to prevent nonlinear and inappropriate referral of patients to PGI. As per the information, the system at PGI will enable to receive proactive information about the

PGI’s cash outreach Chandigarh

PGI’s cash-starved outreach programme

WAMIL VASHISHT Chandigarh Funds crunch has taken a toll on the operations of the outreach programme ‘Asha Jyoti’ by Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) facilitating screening of breast cancer, cervical cancer and osteoporosis. The authorities have struggled to raise funds for the outreach health van, including its maintenance and operational costs.

Punjab DGP asks CM Captain Amarinder Singh to relieve him from his duties

Punjab Chief Minister admitted to PGI Chandigarh for kidney stone removal

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh was admitted to the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here on Sunday night. He will undergo a kidney stone removal procedure. The 76-year-old Chief Minister wrote on Twitter on Sunday: “Got myself admitted to the PGI Chandigarh today evening for removal of a Kidney stone, a simple laser

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Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder discharged from PGI

Punjab Chief Minister, Captain Amarinder has been discharged today morning from the PGI, Chandigarh. He was admitted in the hospital last afternoon for routine check up as per the doctors of PGI who were treating him.But the sources revealed that he felt some pain in the heart and due to high blood pressure he was

Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh PGI

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PGI doctor who is treating Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh

Punjab CM hospitalized

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh hospitalized at PGI Chandigarh

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder hospitalized at PGI Chandigarh an hour ago. According to the sources, he is being hospitalized due to heart pain. Though few sources  inside the hospital are claiming that he is being hospitalized due to high blood pressure and routine check. However, doctors in the PGI later claimed that he is

Ram Rahim health not well, Chandigarh DGP denies for treatment in PGI

Sirsa: Ram Rahim unwell in jail, Chandigarh DGP denies treatment in PGI. The health of Dera Sirsa chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim, who is serving 20-year imprisonment in Rohtak’s Sunaria jail, is not well. He complained to the jail authorities that he is suffering from severe head and chest pain. He requested jail administration to provide

Non Bailable warrant issued against Ravneet Singh Bittu

Non Bailable warrant issued against Ravneet Singh Bittu

Non Bailable warrant issued against Ravneet Singh Bittu. District court has issued non-bailable warrant against Ludhiana MP Ravneet Bittu. The court has fixed the next date for the hearing on October 11. Earlier on May 12, Bittu had secured bail after appearing in the court. A case has been registered against Bittu in the Sector-11

22-year-old youth killed as his car rams into another car

22 year old youth killed car rams another car Chandigarh. The impact of the hit was so strong that the car driven by Amandeep went over the footpath A 22 year old youth killed after his car was hit by another car here at Sector 42, Chandigarh on Monday evening. The accused has been arrested

PGI Chandigarh: Liquid Oxygen storage to increase in hospital

Liquid Oxygen storage to increase in PGI

P.G.I. is Asia’s largest research center, which is located in Chandigarh, was established in 1962. Its motto is to serve the nation, help the needy and research for social welfare. PGI is the first hospital which has produced many successes.Now PGI management will increase the storage of liquid oxygen gas plant in the hospital. In

Organ donor saves lives of four at PGI

Organ donor saves lives. The liver and kidneys of Rajinder Kumar of Patiala were transplanted in the matching recipients at the PGI. There cannot be anything more heroic than saving a life and that too when confronted with the darkest tragedy of one’s life. The family of Rajinder Kumar, 48, from Patiala showcased this exemplary heroism

Lung transplant Surgery Patient died PGI

After Lung transplant Surgery, Patient died in PGI

Lung transplant Surgery Patient died PGI. Fifteen days after surgery, PGI’s first lung transplant recipient died on Tuesday night. Doctors have investigated “generalized infection” as the reason behind her death. The lung recipient was a 34-year-old Sangrur woman, who was suffering from interstitial lung disease.The woman was suffering from the ailment for last two years.

HC interfere PGI calls baby Chahats family treatment

HC interfere, PGI calls baby Chahat’s family for treatment

For all the Latest news download Daily Post News app:- Click For Android Click For IOS HC interfere PGI calls baby Chahats family treatment. The family of obese baby returned to Amritsar on May 16 because they were unable to afford Rs 2 lakh for initial tests for her baby Chahat. But now PGI doctor

PGI Doctors Abortion not possible 10 year old rape victim

PGI Doctors: Abortion not possible for 10 year old rape victim

For all the Latest news download Daily Post News app:- Click For Android Click For IOS PGI Doctors Abortion not possible10 year old rape victim. Gynecologists from PGIMER have ruled out the possibility of aborting the nearly eight-month pregnancy of a 10-year-old rape victim.Senior gynecologist said, “It will be just like delivering a baby, “from

PGI creates history

Dr Rana Sandip Singh, who headed the team that carried out the lung transplant surgery, said the lung recipient was on the artificial support system with end-stage lung disease. Giving details about the surgery, Dr Rana said, “Whenever you perform any surgery for the first time, you get stressed, no matter how trained you are.

Girls in Malwa belt increasingly prone to cervical cancer

Despite the fact that there has been a marked rise in the occurrence of the deadly Cervix Cancer in five main districts of Punjab, including Faridkot, Muktsar, Moga, Sangrur and Mohali, from almost six months thousands of girls studying in Class VI at various government and private schools in these districts have not received the

Second positive case chikungunya Ludhiana city PGIMER

Second case of chikungunya in Ludhiana city

Second positive case chikungunya Ludhiana city PGIMER. In a second chikungunya case, a 52-year-old male from Old Janta Nagar has tested positive for the disease. The first case was reported on June 14. Sukhwinder Singh of Janta Nagar, who was diagnosed with fever, rash and bodyache, went to PGI where he tested positive for chikungunya. It’s the second case of this vector-borne