Day May 13, 2020

AspirantWorld One liners : 13th May

( This one-liner is available on youtube – ) • Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IIT-Guwahati) and the Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore have partnered and used data science models to analyze and predict the total number of infected people for…

Year of the Nurse and the Midwife 2020

• During the ‘Year of the Nurse and Midwife,’ WHO has released the first-ever State of the world’s nursing report. It has been developed by the World Health Organization (WHO) in partnership with the International Council of Nurses and the…

Covid-19’s Vitamin D link

• A new study has found an association between low average levels of vitamin D and high numbers of Covid-19 cases and mortality rates across 20 European countries. Findings of the study: • Italy and Spain, which experienced high Covid-19…

Non Invasive Ventilator “SwasthVayu”

• CSIR-National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL), Bengaluru, a constituent of the lab of CSIR has developed a BiPAP Non-Invasive Ventilator “SwasthVayu” for COVID -19. About: • BiPAP Non-Invasive ventilator is a microcontroller-based precise closed-loop adaptive control system with a built-in biocompatible…