Ventilator

  • 92-year-old Veteran Congress leader Parasram Maderna critical 14-02-2014 03:24 PM

    Senior Congress and former Assembly Speaker Parasram Maderna has been put on ventilator support following respiratory failure, sources said. The 92-year-old Jat leader was rushed to SMS Hospital here after he complained of swollen legs and stomach two days back. He was shifted to the ICU on Thursday night and...
  • Kerala: Child tortured by father, stepmother on ventilator support 19-07-2013 09:59 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: A five-year-old boy, who was allegedly brutally beaten up and tortured by his father and stepmother in Kerala's Kottayam, is critical and is on ventilator support. The Kerala government has taken custody of the child and arrested the father and the stepmother. A case of attempt to murder has...
  • Pakistan: Sarabjit Singh in 'deep coma', say sources 27-04-2013 09:53 AM

    Lahore: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who was attacked in a Lahore jail in Pakistan, is in 'deep coma' and official sources say no surgery can be conducted on him till his condition stabilises. Sarabjit has been put on ventilator and doctors at the Jinnah Hospital are trying to stabilise him....
  • J&K: Power cut in govt hospital leaves 2 infants dead 16-12-2012 01:31 PM

    Baramullah: In a case of shocking apathy, power failure in a Baramulla hospital killed two infants on ventilator support on Friday evening. The family claims that the hospital officials refused to turn on the generator during a two-hour power supply cut. Residents and family members of two infants who died...
  • Delhi ICU deaths: Two doctors dismissed 06-12-2012 08:41 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi government on Thursday dismissed two doctors after five patients died at government-run Shushruta Trauma Centre after their oxygen supply was allegedly cut off during maintenance work. The doctors - Dr Teena Khurana and Dr Richa Gupta - who have been dismissed were incharge of repair and...
  • Delhi ventilator snag kills 5: Who is responsible? 06-12-2012 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: The police on Wednesday arrested a Delhi government hospital's technician and the supervisor in a medical negligence case after five ICU patients died after their oxygen supply was cut off during maintenance work. Sushruta Trauma Centre authorities said that the hospital had nothing to do with the oxygen...
  • Sai Baba still in critical condition 12-04-2011 09:55 PM

    Puttaparthi: Sathya Sai Baba continues to be in a critical condition and his response to the treatment has been slow, doctors attending on him said on Tuesday. "Sri Sathya Sai Baba continues to be stable as far as his vital parameters of health are concerned. He still continues to be...
  • Satya Sai Baba still on ventilator support 04-04-2011 02:50 PM

    Anantapur: Sri Satya Sai Baba, who was admitted to hospital following lung and chest congestion, continues to be on ventilator support but is showing improvement, doctors attending on him said on Monday. "Sri Satya Sai Baba, who was admitted in the hospital on March 28, continued to show improvement in...
  • Karunakaran out of ventilator support 17-12-2010 05:59 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The ventilator support to ailing Congress stalwart K Karunakaran was removed on Friday as his overall health condition made further improvement. According to a medical bulletin issued by Aanthapuri Hospital, where the 93-year-old former Chief Minister has been undergoing treatment for a week, the ventilator as well as tubes...
  • 'Dahi handis' put 270 'govindas' in hospitals 05-09-2010 11:10 PM

    Mumbai: This year's 'dahi handi' celebrations left over 270 people injured. Three 'govindas' were also put on ventilators. The problem is that the height of human pyramids is increasing every year and politicians are only making things worse. Janmashtami saw 'govindas' brimming with high-voltage energy, their sole aim being to...