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18:24
18:24

Komamboga Explosion Victim Pleads for Help to Remove Fragments from her Body Komamboga explosive 2 1

Kiconco is one of the seven people who survived the October 23 explosion that left one person dead, at an eating point in Komamboga, a suburb of Kampala.
17:47
17:47

Mulago Receives Oxygen Equipment to Handle Surging COVID-19 Cases Mulago Hospital 1 2

According to hospital administrators, the new plant will produce 70 cubic meters of Oxygen which translates to 70,000 litres per hour or 1,166 litres per minute. With the new plant, the hospital will now be able to produce 4,165 litres of oxygen per minute. Previously, the hospital was producing 2,999 litres.
10:38
10:38

India to Help 600 Patients Get Free Artificial Limbs at Mulago Hospital 1 4

The project is an initiative of the Government of India through its India for Humanity programme. The camp is being run by a team of doctors from Jaipur Limbs in India.
07:18
07:18

Nine Health Staff Dismissed from Gulu Hospital COVID-19 Treatment Unit risk allowances 2 1

Maj. Santo Okot Lapolo, the Gulu Resident District Commissioner (RDC) who also doubles the Head of COVID-19 Task, says the personnel in the unit were reduced following the implementation of the home based care strategy for asymptomatic COVID-9 patients as recommended by the Health Ministry.
19:20
19:20

Mulago Hospital Visits Shrink Amidst COVID-19 Scare 2

For especially children, Dr Sabrina Kitaka a senior paediatrician at the hospital says the reasons for cuts in cases cannot be attributed to COVID-19 alone. She says that at Stanfield ward, for instance, the numbers of inpatients started dropping in June and on Thursday when she visited the ward, there were only three patients.
17:20
17:20

Fear in Hospitals As Duration of Medical Interns Nears End Mulago Hospital 3

Asked about what happens after September, Dr. Diana Atwiine, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health told URN last week that whether they will have medical interns or not after September it’s for the Ministry of Education to decide since they are in charge of training.
15:28
15:28

COVID-19: Experts say Interventions Based on Fear, not Evidence Mulago Hospital 1 2

Speaking during a webinar held Wednesday morning to discuss the broader public health impact of COVID 19, Prof. Freddie Ssengooba, an expert in Health Policy Planning and Management at the Makerere University School of Public Health said most of the interventions so far implemented in the country are copy and paste without paying attention to the evidence available in the country.
11:19
11:19

Mak School of Public Health Carrying out Air Quality Tests on Mulago Hospital 3 2

Dr John Ssempebwa, a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Disease Control and Environmental Health said Mulago is a sensitive area that attract serious patients with varied diseases, some of which are air quality sensitive.
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