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COVID-19: Indiscriminate Use Of Convalescent Plasma Therapy Not Advisable, Says ICMR

COVID-19: Indiscriminate Use Of Convalescent Plasma Therapy Not Advisable, Says ICMR
Coronavirus Outbreak News
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has asked to avoid the indiscriminate use of Convalescent Plasma Therapy (CPT) as it does not reduce mortality in COVID-19 patients ...
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National Task Force And Joint Monitoring Group Will Decide On Continuing Plasma Therapy For COVID Treatment: ICMR

National Task Force And Joint Monitoring Group Will Decide On Continuing Plasma Therapy For COVID Treatment: ICMR
Coronavirus Outbreak News
Presently, Convalescent Plasma is used for the treatment of COVID-19 patients with the moderate disease who are not improving (oxygen requirement is progressively increasing) despite the use of steroids ...
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Convalescent Plasma Therapy Cannot Be Given To Everyone, May Be Useful In Early Stage Of COVID-19: AIIMS Director

Convalescent Plasma Therapy Cannot Be Given To Everyone, May Be Useful In Early Stage Of COVID-19: AIIMS Director
Coronavirus Outbreak News
According to Dr Randeep Guleria, Director of AIIMS, Delhi, during convalescent plasma therapy two things play a crucial role - type of plasma and the patient it is being given to ...
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Convalescent Plasma Therapy Didn’t Help In Reducing COVID-19 Deaths: ICMR Study

Convalescent Plasma Therapy Didn't Help In Reducing COVID-19 Deaths: ICMR Study
Coronavirus Outbreak News
The India Council of Medical Research (ICMR) conducted a study to investigate the effectiveness of plasma therapy for the treatment of COVID-19 in 39 hospitals across India ...
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COVID-19: Odisha Chief Minister Inaugurates Sixth Plasma Bank At Koraput Medical College

‘Plasma will be more easily available and accessible to all needy COVID-19 patients in Odisha,’ said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik
Coronavirus Outbreak News
With an aim to strengthen preparedness against COVID-19, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated state’s sixth plasma bank in Koraput District ...
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First Plasma Bank For COVID-19 Launched In Telangana, Set-up In Hyderabad

First Plasma Bank For COVID-19 Launched In Telangana, Set-up In Hyderabad
Coronavirus Outbreak News Telangana
Speaking at the launch of the first plasma bank in Telangana, Union Minister G Kishan Reddy said plasma bank is one of the initiatives taken by the state in a fight against COVID-19 ...
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Virtual Campaign For Plasma Donation Launched In Hyderabad

Virtual Campaign For Plasma Donation Launched In Hyderabad
News Telangana
The Hyderabad City Security Council (HCSC) in association with the Hyderabad City Police launched a virtual campaign for plasma donation ...
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Initial Findings On Plasma Therapy Trial Did Not Show Promising Evidence: AIIMS

Initial Findings On Plasma Therapy Trial Did Not Show Promising Evidence: AIIMS
Coronavirus Outbreak News
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is conducting trials for convalescent plasma therapy on COVID-19 patients and the initial analyses shows that plasma therapy is not very effective, according to Dr Guleria ...
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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Inaugurates Second Plasma Bank, Web Portal For Donors

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Inaugurates Second Plasma Bank, Web Portal For Donors
Coronavirus Outbreak News Odisha
After witnessing encouraging preliminary results of plasma therapy, Odisha government established the second plasma bank at Capital Hospital in Bhubaneswar ...
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COVID-19 Treatment: Fifth Plasma Centre Of Haryana Inaugurated In Panchkula

COVID-19 Treatment: Fifth Plasma Centre Of Haryana Inaugurated In Panchkula
Coronavirus Outbreak Haryana News
According to Gian Chand Gupta, Speaker, Haryana Assembly, Plasma therapy is a more effective in treating severely infected patients compared to oxygen and steroid systems of treatment ...
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COVID-19: Muted Response To Plasma Donation Call, Doctors Say Unfounded Fears Keeping People Away

COVID-19: Muted Response To Plasma Donation Call, Doctors Say Unfounded Fears Keeping People Away
Coronavirus Outbreak Delhi News
According to officials, only 320 people have donated plasma in Delhi since the drive for donating plasma was initiated on July 2 while over 1 lakh patients have recovered till July 23 ...
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India’s Second Worst-Hit State By Coronavirus Pandemic, Tamil Nadu Launches A Plasma Bank

India’s Second Worst-Hit State By Coronavirus Pandemic, Tamil Nadu Launches A Plasma Bank
Coronavirus Outbreak News
After conducting successful clinical trials of convalescent plasma therapy, Tamil Nadu has established a plasma bank in Chennai ...
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