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Hospital ward that provides intensive care medicine

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Intensive care unit: Hospital ward that provides intensive care medicine
An intensive care unit (ICU), also known as an intensive therapy unit or intensive treatment unit (ITU) or critical care unit (CCU), is a special department of a hospital or health care facility that provides intensive treatment medicine.

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Hospital beds and ventilators- a new challenge in Nepal's fight against COVID-19 [Video]

Hospital beds and ventilators- a new challenge in Nepal's fight against COVID-19

Nepal government allocated hospitals in Kathmandu valley are now running short of beds for COVID-19 patients, along with life-saving ventilators which stand low in number. Slowdown in number of..

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1/3 Of Kids Hospitalized For COVID-19 Require ICU Care [Video]

1/3 Of Kids Hospitalized For COVID-19 Require ICU Care

Roughly one in three children hospitalized with COVID-19 in the US has needed ICU treatment. This figure was released on Friday by the U.S, according to UPI.com. Hospitalized adults infected with..

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Covid update: Patients killed in Gujarat; Fauci on vaccine; AAP’s 3rd proposal [Video]

Covid update: Patients killed in Gujarat; Fauci on vaccine; AAP’s 3rd proposal

From Covid patients dying in Ahmedabad to AAP government sending a proposal to L-G, here are the top updates on coronavirus pandemic. In Gujarat’s Ahmedabad, eight Covid-19 patients were killed in a..

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PM Modi, Gujarat CM announce ex-gratia for Ahmedabad hospital fire victims [Video]

PM Modi, Gujarat CM announce ex-gratia for Ahmedabad hospital fire victims

A massive fire broke out at a COVID care hospital in Gujarat's Ahmedabad on August 06. Around eight people lost their lives, including five men and three women in the fire incident at Shrey Hospital...

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Watch: 8 killed after fire breaks out at a Covid hospital in Ahmedabad [Video]

Watch: 8 killed after fire breaks out at a Covid hospital in Ahmedabad

Eight people were killed after a blaze in the wee hours at a private hospital in Ahmedabad. The victims, which include five men and three women, were being treated at the ICU ward of the COVID-19..

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Cars drive in reverse to honor COVID-19 victims [Video]

Cars drive in reverse to honor COVID-19 victims

Dozens of cars formed a procession to honor victims of the novel coronavirus in Sao Paulo on Tuesday, driving to the cemetery in reverse while sounds of mechanical respirators and ICU monitors blared..

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Study: Obese, Older African-Americans At High Risk Of Severe COVID-19 Complications [Video]

Study: Obese, Older African-Americans At High Risk Of Severe COVID-19 Complications

A new study reveals a high body mass index raises the risk for severe COVID-19 and admission to intensive care units among African Americans. According to UPI, BMI is a calculation based on a person's..

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Wilford Brimley, Beloved Actor Dies At 85 [Video]

Wilford Brimley, Beloved Actor Dies At 85

Beloved actor Wilford Brimley has died. Brimley appeared on the big screen, in television shows, and on Quaker Oats commercials, for decades. Brimley died Saturday in St. George, Utah. According to..

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CDC Predicts Spike In Dangerous Neurological Disease Mainly Affecting Children [Video]

CDC Predicts Spike In Dangerous Neurological Disease Mainly Affecting Children

ICU beds and ventilator supplies are already thin on the ground in many parts of the US due to a spike in new coronavirus infections. But the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention predict demand..

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Beloved ICU Doctor Dies Of COVID-19 [Video]

Beloved ICU Doctor Dies Of COVID-19

Maryland has had more than 85,000 cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19, and more than 3,000 deaths. Now, HuffPost reports the disease has taken the life of a cherished Maryland ICU doctor...

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Trump Admin 'Disappears' CDC COVID-19 Data, Uproar Ensues [Video]

Trump Admin 'Disappears' CDC COVID-19 Data, Uproar Ensues

Earlier this week, critical data on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's website vanished without a trace. According to HuffPost, the data concerned the availability of ICU and hospital..

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Actual case load of COVID-19 in India stands at 3,42,756: Health Ministry [Video]

Actual case load of COVID-19 in India stands at 3,42,756: Health Ministry

According to the Health Ministry, the actual case load of COVID-19 cases in the country is only 3,42,756, as on July 17. More than 6.35 lakhs of the total cases have recovered taking recovery rate to..

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Why Is COVID-19 Still Devastating The US? [Video]

Why Is COVID-19 Still Devastating The US?

The summer months are shaping up to be full of harrowing Covid-19 milestones. Unfortunately, autumn could look a lot like March and April if the US doesn't respond quickly. Records for daily cases are..

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Ferocious Covid-19 Surge, US Past 3 Million [Video]

Ferocious Covid-19 Surge, US Past 3 Million

(CNN) While the Covid-19 mortality rate may be on the decline, the nearly 3 million cases and ICUs at capacity show the US is still in the grips of a pandemic with no signs of slowing. "It's a false..

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Inside a Mexican intensive care unit battling COVID-19 [Video]

Inside a Mexican intensive care unit battling COVID-19

As Mexico's coronavirus death toll soars, Al Jazeera visits an ICU where doctors are working hard to save lives.

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AIIMS Jodhpur launches aeroshield to protect medical staff during COVID fight [Video]

AIIMS Jodhpur launches aeroshield to protect medical staff during COVID fight

Amid the ongoing battle with COVID-19, AIIMS Jodhpur in collaboration with Iscon Surgical Limited has designed a protection box named 'Abhedya - The aeroshield' to protect the healthcare workers from..

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Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, Harsh Vardhan visit DRDO-built COVID Hospital in Delhi [Video]

Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, Harsh Vardhan visit DRDO-built COVID Hospital in Delhi

Union Home Minister Amit Shah visited DRDO-built Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel COVID Hospital in Delhi Cantonment on July 05. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan also..

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G Kishan Reddy, CM Kejriwal visits DRDO-built COVID Hospital in Delhi [Video]

G Kishan Reddy, CM Kejriwal visits DRDO-built COVID Hospital in Delhi

Union Minister G Kishan Reddy visited DRDO-built COVID Hospital near Air Force Station in Delhi on July 05. CM Arvind Kejriwal also visited the COVID hospital. Speaking on it, CM Kejriwal said, "For..

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Veteran choreographer Saroj Khan passes away at 71 [Video]

Veteran choreographer Saroj Khan passes away at 71

Ace choreographer Saroj Khan passed away at the age of 71 in Mumbai on July 03. She was admitted to hospital on June 20 after she complained of breathing issues. She died due to a cardiac arrest in the..

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