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You throw stones at security forces and seek treatment here, PGIMER doctor tells Kashmiri patient

You throw stones at security forces and seek treatment here, PGIMER doctor tells Kashmiri patient

The patient, Nasreena Malik, a resident of Kashmir, is suffering from internal carotid artery aneurysm, and was brought to the to the neurosurgery department at the PGIMER by her son Javaid Ahmad Malik.

May 08, 2017, 15:24 PM IST
Organs retrieved from brain dead patients airlifted from Chandigarh to Delhi

Organs retrieved from brain dead patients airlifted from Chandigarh to Delhi

The organs of two brain dead patients were airlifted from Chandigarh to the national capital on three different flights from the city to their recipients on Thursday.

Apr 06, 2017, 23:07 PM IST
Ex-Punjab Chief Minister Surjit Singh Barnala passes away at 91

Ex-Punjab Chief Minister Surjit Singh Barnala passes away at 91

Former Punjab Chief Minister Surjit Singh Barnala passed away after suffering from prolonged illness at PGI, Chandigarh, on Saturday. 

Jan 14, 2017, 18:26 PM IST

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal discharged from hospital

 Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, who was admitted in PGIMER for treatment of chest congestion and fever, was today discharged from the hospital

Feb 03, 2016, 13:55 PM IST

PM Modi hits out at parliament disruption, asks doctors to focus on wellness

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that he was taking the opposition's disruption of parliament, which he attributed to "some people's egos", to the people's parliament to let them decide who is trying to create obstacles in development.

Sep 11, 2015, 22:51 PM IST

People moving towards wellness, PM tells doctors

Calling upon doctors to be compassionate towards patients, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday told the medical fraternity that people were now moving from treatment of illness towards achieving wellness.

Sep 11, 2015, 14:39 PM IST
Chandigarh schools closed during PM's visit: Narendra Modi expresses regret, orders probe

Chandigarh schools closed during PM's visit: Narendra Modi expresses regret, orders probe

Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed regret for the inconvenience caused to Chandigarh people during his visit, especially shutting of schools, and said a probe will be ordered to fix responsibility.

Sep 11, 2015, 14:36 PM IST
Focus on wellness, well-being: PM Narendra Modi to future doctors

Focus on wellness, well-being: PM Narendra Modi to future doctors

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called on doctors to focus on wellness, well-being and preventive healthcare.

Sep 11, 2015, 11:41 AM IST

Stalked and harassed, teenage girl immolates self, dies in Punjab

A teenage girl on Tuesday succumbed to the burn injuries here, a few days after she set herself afire alleging stalking and harassment by some youths.

Aug 11, 2015, 21:26 PM IST

Brain dead person's organs transplanted at PGIMER

In a boost to the organ transplantation efforts in the region, Army's Command Hospital here today shared liver and kidneys of a brain dead person with New Delhi-based Army Hospital and the PGIMER in the city.

Jul 20, 2015, 21:07 PM IST

Punjab hospitals to maintain patients' feedback

The Punjab government has proposed a 'Patient Feedback Form' in all government hospitals to enable patients to give feedback on the treatment received and their satisfaction level, a senior officer said on Thursday.

Jul 16, 2015, 22:42 PM IST
Creator of world famous Rock Garden Nek Chand dies

Creator of world famous Rock Garden Nek Chand dies

 Creator of world famous Rock Garden Nek Chand died here today at a hospital where he had been admitted following complaint of chest pain.

Jun 12, 2015, 10:02 AM IST

Centre calls for studies on cell phones' health hazards

In the backdrop of the recently concluded spectrum auctions, the science and technology ministry has commissioned research studies on health aspects of mobile phone radiations from 16 scientific institutions, the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) said on Sunday.

Mar 29, 2015, 16:10 PM IST

'14 patients developed infection after cataract operation'

Fourteen patients from Panipat in Haryana have developed "serious infection" in their eyes after undergoing cataract operation.

Mar 15, 2015, 20:16 PM IST

Haryana orders probe as 19 affected after eye surgery botch-up

The Haryana government on Saturday set up a committee to investigative the reasons into the eyes of 19 people being affected after surgery on them in Panipat district this week.

Mar 14, 2015, 22:10 PM IST

14 admitted in Chandigarh after eye surgery in Haryana goes wrong

At least 14 people have been admitted to the PGIMER here after the cataract surgery done on them in a private hospital in Haryana's Panipat town earlier this week went wrong.

Mar 14, 2015, 20:56 PM IST

Nadda inaugurates IGRT, Robotic Centre in Chandigarh

Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare J P Nadda Sunday inaugurated two patient care facilities -Image Guided Radiotherapy (IGRT) and Robotic Assisted Surgical procedure at PGIMER here.

Feb 08, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

45-yr-old organ donor saves 5 lives

A 45-year-old man died due to critical illness at a hospital here but has helped save the lives of five other persons when his liver, pancreas, kidneys and corneas were donated.

Dec 11, 2014, 20:15 PM IST

Four-day conference on neurology to begin tomorrow in Chandigarh

Top neurologists from across the country and the world will participate in a four-day conference beginning here tomorrow.

Nov 05, 2014, 21:15 PM IST