Plasma Therapy at wockhardt hospitals

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Jun, 2020

After defeating Covid-19, Mumbai’s Wockhardt Hospital medicos donate blood for plasma therapy

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Convalescent plasma therapy involves transfusion of plasma from the blood of recovered patients into those who are moderately or critically-ill. The plasma of the recovered patient contains antibodies that fight the infection. Wockhardt Hospital, which was declared a containment zone in April after 82 members of its medical staff contracted Covid-19, has received approval from the Central government to conduct a controlled trial of convalescent plasma therapy. In April, Wockhardt…

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May, 2020

City nurses take a Pledge to stand strong and fight Coronavirus

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With coronavirus cases on the rise it has become a huge a matter of concern in India. And it's the healthcare and frontline workers who are leading the battle against it. To encourage and applaud the nurses who are serving round-the-clock to the patients, Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road recently planned various competitions for them through online mode. It was themed with International Nurses Day, where the theme was 'Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Nursing the World…

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Minimal Invasive Cardiac surgery

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May, 2020

Wockhardt Hospital performs a life saving major cardiac surgery in current Covid crisis

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In these challenging times when hospitals are focused in treating covid cases, other specialties are geared up in saving lives of patients with other medical illnesses at all costs. Against all odds ,with safety precautions and amidst a pandemic the medical fraternity using their clinical acumen and efficient team work are treating all types of medical and surgical cases. We would like to share some successful cases to highlight our…

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Protect Your Mental Health Amid The Lockdown

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May, 2020

Coronavirus Lockdown: Tips To Protect Your Mental Health Amid The Lockdown

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It can be difficult to keep your mental health in check while in quarantine, here are some tips to protect your mental health amid the Coronavirus Lockdown. The number of patients with coronavirus is rising at a rapid rate and people may face a lot of challenges during the lockdown days and this, in turn, can snatch away their peace. People may get anxious, scared, panic, paranoid, depressed and even…

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Covid 19 pandemic Dos and Donts written by Dr Kedar Toraskar

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May, 2020

Covid 19 Pandemic Dos and Donts written by Dr Kedar Toraskar

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By Dr Kedar Toraskar, head Intensivist, Wockhardt Hospital, South Bombay To keep coronavirus COVID-19 at bay, you will have to follow some essential tips. Here is what you should do and avoid. Read on to know more about this, and stay healthy. Coronaviruses (CoV) belong to a large family of viruses that may lead to respiratory illnesses, ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East…

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