The Union Health Ministry of India, Dr. Harsh Vardhan authenticated a web portal on 28th of September, 2020 in New Delhi, India. This portal will Offer all significant information and advice about COVID-19, vaccine development, continuing clinical trials and advancement made in this area locally and internationally to generate consciousness among the people. The “vaccine web portal site” and also the “National Clinical Registry for COVID-19” have been formulated with the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) . The National Clinical Registry for COVID-19 will gather systematic information on clinical signs and symptoms, lab investigations, management protocols, the clinical course of COVID-19, disorder spectrum and results of hospitalized COVID sufferers in India.
In the event the Minister said, men and women, today are very excited and curious to learn more about the Covid-19 vaccine advancement. He stated all of the info about the recovery growth from COVID-19 has to be given in a very straightforward and comprehensible method. He requested all the curious people to visit the site on vaccine.icmr.org.in to find the latest information on vaccine development. He highlighted the role of proper nutrition and physical activity in day to day life while adding that faulty nutrition habits have been damaging the health of people, especially the younger people.
He appreciated the role played with several campaigns such as Eat Right Movement, Fit India Movement and also Poshan Abhiyan to help make people conscious of the nutritious lifestyle. Dr. Vardhan also unmasked a timeline depicting the ICMR”s historical accomplishments and inaugurated the ‘Mobile Stroke Unit’ useful for the central health research institutes.
Dr. Vardhan glorified the clinical journey throughout the COVID-19 war period and stated that they increased with more than 1800 laboratories from a scrap of only one specifically designed for COVID-19 testing. Now in India, daily Covid-19 tests have crossed a margin of 15lakh samples per day.
ICMR appreciated the launching program for the betterment of clinical advancement in India. They stated this launch as a great tool to formulate appropriate patient recovery management techniques. It will also help to analyze and predict seriousness of disease and also the results showing in patients for these managements and many more useful relevant topics. People residing anywhere around the globe can avail this facility and grab their required information about the COVID-19 relevant information of India from the website, vaccine.icmr.org.in
Mobile Stroke Care Unit
The ICMR has also pioneered to Give Stroke therapy through the High Tech Mobile Stroke Unit at Tezpur and Dibrugarh regions of Assam. The healthcare unit has been supplied by Union Health and household welfare Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan via videoconferencing. “Considering the massive burden of stroke and also lack of stroke maintenance centers in Assam, this initiative can go a long way in treating the desires of their people within this field. The cellular unit, during tele-consultation, ensures timely and proper treatment to the folks” he explained.