Daily Archives: 12/04/2020

SFM India Oriented Guidelines for Ultrasound Establishments During the COVID 19 Pandemic

  J. Fetal Med. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40556-020-00254-7 GUIDELINES Ashok Khurana1 • K. Aparna Sharma1 • Sumitra Bachani1 • Gaurika Sahi1 • Reema Kumar Bhatt1 • Bimal Sahani1 • Mohit V. Shah1 • Sunil Mehta1 • Krishna Gopal1 • T. L. N. Praveen1 Ó Society of Fetal Medicine 2020 Background The International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics […]

Scientists unravel why some people less prone to COVID-19

T V Jayan New Delhi | Updated on April 11, 2020 Published on April 11, 2020 0 KNOW MORE The findings may eventually help develop therapeutics against the deadly infection that has killed more than 1 lakh people so far A team of researchers from India and the US led by a scientist at Chennai-headquartered […]

BCG vaccination policies make a ten times difference in Covid-19 incidence, mortality: New study

Study co-authored by Indian-American cancer surgeon comes even as clinical trials on the efficacy of BCG vaccine for Covid-19 are underway. By Sruthijith KK, ET Bureau | Updated: Apr 03, 2020, 10.53 AM IST Agencies Dr Ashish Kamat, a co-author of the paper and professor of Urologic Oncology (Surgery) and cancer research at MD Anderson […]

Lockdown etc

First of all, let me define what is quarantine and what is isolation. Quarantine: Compulsory separation, including restriction of movement, of people who potentially have been exposed to a contagious disease, until it can be determined whether they have become sick or no longer pose a risk to others. This determination could be made, for […]