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SVP Hospital successfully treats COVID-19 patient with 71% burn injuries

SVP Hospital successfully treats COVID-19 patient with 71% burn injuries. The SVP Hospital in Ahmedabad carried out a successful surgery. of a COVID-19 patient with 71% burn injuries(SVP Hospital successfully treats COVID-19 patient). This is believed to be the first such case in the country where .surgery was carried out on a burn patient who...

44 newborns test positive for COVID-19

At a time when the total number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Ahmedabad is rising rapidly, 44 newborns born in the city have tested positive for COVID-19. As per available information, 172 COVID-19 positive mothers have given birth in SVP Hospital, Civil Hospital, Shardaben Hospital, Sola Civil, and LG Hospital. Out of these, 44...

Include corporate hospitals like Zydus, Apollo for COVID-19 treatment in Ahmedabad: HC

The Gujarat High Court has directed additional chief secretary Rajeev Gupta, who is spearheading Ahmedabad’s fight against coronavirus, to talk to the management of eight major hospitals in the city and enter into a memorandum of understanding for enabling COVID-19 treatment in these hospitals. The eight hospitals which feature in the high court’s order include...

COVID-19: Ahmedabad reports 5 deaths, 197 cases in 24-hour; Gujarat’s death toll at 162

Gujarat has reported 247 fresh cases of coronavirus in the past 24-hours ending at 5 pm on Monday. The addition of the fresh cases has taken the state’s coronavirus case tally to 3,548. After 18 deaths were reported from Gujarat on Sunday, 11 fresh deaths were again reported on Monday that pushed the state’s death...

Congress MLA Imran Khedawala beats COVID-19,  pledge to become plasma donor

Nearly a fortnight after he was admitted to Ahmedabad’s SVP Hospital on April 14 after testing positive for COVID-19, Congress MLA from Jamalpur-Khadia Imran Khedawala was discharged on Monday. He was discharged after he tested negative for COVID-19 twice in 24 hours. Khedawala’s positive test result had created a scare in the political circles as...

COVID-19: Ahmedabad reports 18 deaths, 178 cases in 24-hours; Gujarat’s case count at 3,301

Gujarat has reported 230 fresh cases of coronavirus in the past 24-hours ending at 5 pm on Sunday. The addition of the fresh cases has taken the state’s coronavirus case tally to 3,301. After six deaths were reported from Gujarat on Saturday, 18 fresh deaths were again reported on Sunday that pushed the state’s death...

Coronavirus positive woman doctor exposes AMC’s apathy towards medicos

At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi and all state governments have repeatedly assured the best possible facilities and protection for frontline healthcare workers fighting the battle against coronavirus, a video of a woman doctor working with the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has exposed the civic authority’s apathy towards its doctors. Notably, the doctor,...

152 COVID-19 cases, 6 deaths in last 24-hour in Ahmedabad; Gujarat’s tally nearing 2,000-mark

Gujarat has reported 201 fresh cases of coronavirus in the past 24-hours ending at 5 pm on Monday. The addition of the fresh cases has taken the state’s coronavirus case tally to 1,939. After 10 deaths were reported from Gujarat on Sunday, eight fresh deaths were again reported on Monday that pushed the state’s death...

Gujarat reports highest surge of 367 COVID-19 cases in 24-hours, 239 from Ahmedabad; death toll rises to 63

Gujarat has reported its highest surge in the number of COVID-19 cases with 367 fresh cases reported in the past 24-hours ending at 6 pm on Sunday. The addition of the fresh cases has taken the state’s coronavirus tally to 1,743. After 12 deaths were reported from Gujarat on Saturday, 10 fresh deaths were again...

Ahmedabad’s SVP Hospital starts plasma therapy for treating COVID-19 cases

Ahmedabad’s Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Hospital has become the first hospital in Gujarat to start clinical trials for using convalescent plasma therapy on COVID-19 patients from Sunday. The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has approved the use of convalescent plasma therapy for the treatment of coronavirus positive patients. Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC)...
Ahmedabad’s coronavirus case tally crosses 1,000-mark, 4 more deaths in 12-hours

Ahmedabad’s coronavirus case tally crosses 1,000-mark, 4 more deaths in 12-hours

Gujarat has reported 228 fresh cases of coronavirus in the past 12-hours ending at 10 am on Sunday. The addition of the fresh cases has taken the state’s coronavirus case tally to 1,604. After 12 deaths were reported from Gujarat on Saturday, five fresh deaths were again reported on Sunday that pushed the state’s death...

Gujarat reports highest surge of 280 COVID-19 cases in 24-hours, 239 from Ahmedabad; death toll rises to 53

Gujarat has reported its highest surge in the number of COVID-19 cases with 280 fresh cases reported in the past 24-hours ending at 6 pm on Saturday. The addition of the fresh cases has taken the state’s coronavirus case tally to 1,376. After five more deaths were reported from Gujarat on Friday, 12 fresh deaths...