alexa
Indianmoney.com Missed Call Number

What is your Credit Score? Get FREE Credit Score in 1 Minute!

Get Start Now!
 
Home News Patients

Read more interesting news from around the globe with Indianmoney App

Google Play
 
News Image

J&J faulty hip implants: Compensation for patients approved

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 4:37 PM

Indian patients suffering due to Johnson & Johnson (J&J) faulty ASR hip implants will get up to Rs.1.23 crore each and an additional Rs.10 lakh for 'non pecuniary' losses as compensation. The compensation formula approved by the Health Ministry is based on percentage of disability and age. Around 4,700 ASR surgeries were carried out in India between 2004 and 2010.
News Image

Supreme Court steps up to help leprosy patients get jobs

Saturday, September 15, 2018, 7:57 AM

Leprosy-patients could be entitled to disability certificates that can help them get jobs and benefits under public-welfare-schemes for the first time. The suggestion came from the Supreme-Court while it was hearing a PIL, and the top court ordered a slew of directions to states and Centre in order to end the stigma surrounding the disease and integrate the leprosy-affected community into the society's mainstream.
News Image

30 kg weighing tumour was removed from women's body in West Bengal

Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 7:39 PM

60-year-old Arati Adhikari was rushed to the hospital with bloating and abdominal-pain as doctors decided to conduct scans. They found two massive tumours weighing 30-kg on both of her ovaries. It took a surgery lasting for hours to cut out the tumours which took up 80% of her abdomen. She is recovering after the operation and is expected to be discharged in a week.

What is your Credit Score? Get FREE Credit Score in 1 Minute!

Get Start Now!
CIBIL Meter
Get It now!