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Income Tax unearths doctor-medical centre nexus in Bengaluru; Rs 100 cr black money detected

Income Tax unearths doctor-medical centre nexus in Bengaluru; Rs 100 cr black money detected

IT sleuths seized about Rs 1.4 crore in cash and about 3.5 kg of jewellery and bullion during its three-day action against two in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) centres and five diagnostic centres.

Dec 02, 2017, 21:45 PM IST
Critically injured python undergoes CT scan in Odisha during treatment

Critically injured python undergoes CT scan in Odisha during treatment

The reptile was examined and given treatment. Initially, an X-Ray was carried out but the nature of injury could not be detected, doctors said.

Sep 26, 2017, 14:05 PM IST
WATCH: Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres suffers sickening head injury

WATCH: Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres suffers sickening head injury

The former Liverpool and Chelsea player crashed heavily to the turf, with his head slamming into the ground.

Mar 03, 2017, 09:36 AM IST

Belly fat may increase risk of heart diseases

Previous studies have shown that people who carry excess abdominal fat around their midsection tend to face higher risks of heart disease compared to people who have fat elsewhere.

Sep 28, 2016, 14:45 PM IST

Low radiation during CT scan can lower cancer chances

Low radiation during computed tomography (CT) scans can reduce the chances of cancer in patients undergoing treatment, doctors here said on Thursday.

Oct 01, 2015, 22:04 PM IST

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound better for bones, joints problems

Medical experts today said High Frequency Ultrasound can be used as a better diagnostic tool for investigating bone and joint problems which are not detected by other existing tests like computed tomography (CT) scan and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan.

Sep 07, 2015, 18:00 PM IST
Fernando Alonso kept in hospital after Barcelona test crash

Fernando Alonso kept in hospital after Barcelona test crash

McLaren`s Fernando Alonso will be kept in hospital overnight after crashing heavily on the final day of Formula One`s second pre-season test in Barcelona on Sunday.

Feb 23, 2015, 09:45 AM IST

Australia to test breakthrough stroke treatment machine

Australia has been chosen as the first site in the world to test a portable stroke-diagnosing machine which could greatly help up to 80 percent of patients, it was reported Wednesday.

Feb 04, 2015, 17:22 PM IST

New tech may allow people to feel holograms

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a new technology that will allow people to feel haptic holograms of objects and enable surgeons to explore a CT scan by feeling a disease such as a tumour.

Dec 03, 2014, 16:08 PM IST

Breath analysis could help detect early lung cancer

Researchers at the University of Louisville School of Medicine are now using breath analysis to detect the presence of lung cancer.

Apr 30, 2014, 11:35 AM IST

3D-printed replica for a safe liver transplant created

The 3D-printed liver replicas, made of transparent material threaded with coloured arteries and veins, could help surgeons prevent complications while performing liver transplants or removing tumours, a path-breaking research shows.

Mar 10, 2014, 18:07 PM IST

Fat near heart can predict kidney patients` deaths

Fat deposits around the heart - which can be spotted through simple CT scans - can help predict the risk of death in patients with chronic kidney disease, research shows.

Sep 18, 2013, 12:21 PM IST

Titanic violin authentic, CT scan confirms

A violin thought to be the one played by the band leader of the luxury liner Titanic as it sank in the Atlantic waters in 1912 has been declared authentic after a CT scan at a UK hospital.

May 27, 2013, 14:49 PM IST

World`s most detailed scans to reveal working of brain

Scientists have published the most detailed brain scans that the world has ever seen, as part of a project to understand how the organ works.

Mar 06, 2013, 14:51 PM IST

CT scan may accurately depict 4,000-year-old mummy’s face

A Virginia museum is using CT scan to uncover the story behind one of the earliest surviving Egyptian mummies.

Feb 04, 2013, 09:16 AM IST

Delhi gang-rape victim`s mother collapses, doctors say now stable

Unable to bear the loss of her daughter, the 45-year-old mother of the Delhi gang-rape victim collapsed today and rushed to a city hospital where doctors said her condition was stable.

Dec 30, 2012, 17:55 PM IST

All med colleges, hospitals to have MRI, CT scan

All six medical colleges and hospitals in Bihar will have MRI and CT scan facilities within the next four months, a health official said Wednesday.

Apr 25, 2012, 19:26 PM IST

Medical tests and treatments you should question

Nine medical societies have released a list of 45 tests and treatments that patients should question and doctors should avoid in most cases as part of an effort to cut wasteful spending.

Apr 04, 2012, 15:55 PM IST

Now, a CT scanner that reduces cancer risk

A low radiation CT scanner that reduces the risk of cancer through its controlled radiation was launched at a city hospital Monday.

Aug 08, 2011, 18:36 PM IST

`Lung cancer scans can be unreliable`

CT scans can be unreliable, potentially leading patients and doctors to believe cancer is growing when it`s not.

Jul 18, 2011, 14:05 PM IST