intensive care medicine

Singer George Michael suffering from severe pneumonia, cancels UK tour

November 26th, 2011 - 3:11 am ICT by BNO News
VIENNA (BNO NEWS) -- Singer George Michael is being treated for severe pneumonia at a hospital in Vienna and has been forced to cancel all of his upcoming concerts, his publicist said ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

New compound found effective against resistant microbes

May 28th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 28 (IANS) An active compound, plectasin, from fungi and lower animals may well be suitable as an effective weapon against dangerous bacteria. Plectasin is a small protein molecule that can ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Electronic drug information system reduces risk for ICU patients

March 11th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 11 (ANI): A new German study has demonstrated that doctors can lower the risk for patients in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with the help of the electronic drug information ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian-origin doctor found guilty of fatal injection

February 8th, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 7 (IANS) An Indian-origin doctor has been found guilty of manslaughter after she injected an intensive care patient with adrenaline against the advice of three colleagues. Priya Ramnath, 40, was Friday ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chances of surviving cardiac arrest better in bigger hospitals

January 10th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 10 (IANS) People who go through cardiac arrest have better chances of survival in large, urban and teaching hospitals, according to a recent study.Chances of survival are better still if ... Read more...

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Chronic drinking may cause severe pneumonia after surgery: Study

February 4th, 2008 - 2:18 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Feb 4 (ANI): A new study on mice has found that chronic alcohol consumption can result in a severe form of pneumonia after a surgery.The study indicated that people who ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |