‘AI doctor’ could boost survival in sepsis patients

The system developed by researchers from Imperial College London in the UK analysed the records of about 100,000 hospital patients in intensive care units and every single doctor’s decisions affecting them. Scientists have created an artificial intelligence (AI) system that could help treat patients with sepsis by predicting the best treatment strategy. The system developed […]

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MedAchievers partners with Venture India to launch $100 million healthcare fund

Healthcare platform MedAchievers Wednesday said it has partnered with business consultancy firm Venture India to launch a USD 100 million fund ‘MedAchievers Connect’ to fund cutting-edge research in healthcare in India. “With this USD 100 million funds, we will be supporting 15 startups in India and through this we are looking to offer the best […]

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Men who drink a pint of beer a day perform better in the bedroom compared to teetotallers, study shows

A DAILY pint of beer boosts a man’s performance in bed, a study claims. Fellas who have a small regular tipple are less likely to be a flop than teetotallers. Getty – Contributor The study showed a 34% cut in risk of impotence in men who drank a pint a day But drinking more than […]

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’13 KM in just 11 minutes’: Delhi green corridor helps transport liver from airport to hospital

The corridor was established at 6.40 pm from terminal-3 of the airport to Institute of Liver and Biliary Science Hospital in Vasant Kunj, they said. (Representational Image) A special green corridor was created in the peak traffic hours by the Delhi Traffic Police to transport a harvested liver from the airport to a city hospital, […]

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Feeling too lazy to hit the gym? Blame your brain, say scientists

For the study, researchers recruited young adults, sat them in front of a computer, and gave them control of an on-screen avatar. They then flashed small images, one a time, that depicted either physical activity or physical inactivity. (Reuters) Feeling too lazy to hit the gym? Blame your brain, say scientists who found that it […]

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Millions of men with enlarged prostates have been given fresh hope by a radical new steam treatment

MILLIONS of men who suffer from enlarged prostates have been given fresh hope by a radical new steam treatment. It could erase the need for painful surgery, which often leads to loss of sexual function, bleeding and incontinence. Getty – Contributor Millions of men with enlarged prostate given fresh hope by radical steam treatment Instead, […]

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Scientists hope deadly hospital superbug MRSA could be wiped out with new method using light — and it could work on cancer

A METHOD of wiping out deadly hospital superbug MRSA using light is being developed. The life-threatening bacteria can cripple a hospital as it spreads quickly and is resistant to treatment. Alamy The new method could remove the risk of patients contracting MRSA in hospitals But scientists say they are making advances with a technique where […]

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