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Arun Jaitley Health UPDATES: AIIMS doctors likely to release medical bulletin soon, PM Modi pays visit

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 09 August 2019, 11:41 PM

Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was admitted to the AIIMS here on Friday after he complained of palpitations and restlessness, and is under observation. Jaitley admitted to the Cardio-Neuro-Centre of the hospital around 11 am, they said. "He is under observation. A team of doctors including endocrinologists, cardiologists and nephrologists is monitoring his condition," one of the source said.

LIVE UPDATES: 

11.15 pm: Arun Jaitley stable now: Reports

9.15 pm: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP national spokesperson Sudhanshu Trivedi reach AIIMS.

9.10 pm: JP Nadda leaves AIIMS after taking stock of the situation.

9.01 pm: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel reaches AIIMS. 

9.00 pm: BJP working president JP Nadda at AIIMS. 

8.57 pm: Union Minister Ravishankar Prasad, Arjun Meghwal, Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari reach AIIMS.

8.56 pm: What is Hemodynamic Stability?

Hemodynamic Stability refers to the forces the heart has to develop to maintain blood flow through the cavities of the heart and all the blood vessels. Stable blood flow provides a steady supply of oxygen to all tissues and organs in the body.

8.55 pm: All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi: Arun Jaitley was admitted to AIIMS today morning. He is currently undergoing treatment in the intensive care unit under the supervision of a multidisciplinary team of doctors. At present, he is haemodynamically stable: ANI. 

8.54 pm: 

8.49 pm: AIIMS doctors will be releasing the medical bulletin on Arun Jaitley's health between 10.30-11 pm: Sources.

8.33 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves from AIIMS. 

8.27 pm: Dr Sandeep Mahajan, Dr Nikhil Tandon and Dr Karan Madan also working together. 

8.20 pm: Team of cardio under Dr VK Behl, Pulmonary under Dr Randeep guleria and Nephro unit jointly working on Arun Jaitley and trying to re-establish the condition.

8.03 pm: According to the latest updates, Union Health Minister Dr. Harshvardhan has reached AIIMS. 

8.02 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi reaches AIIMS to enquire about Arun Jaitley's health.

8.01 pm: Union Minister Amit Shah reaches AIIMS. 

8.00 pm: Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla reaches AIIMS.

Arun Jaitley has been unwell for a large part of the last two years. Last year, Arun Jaitley took a three-month sabbatical to undergo a kidney transplant, following which he was put under isolation.  Earlier, in 2014, Arun Jaitley underwent bariatric surgery to correct the weight he had gained because of a long-standing diabetic condition.

Arun Jaitley served as the finance minister in the Narendra Modi government's first term in office. Last year, he went on a sabbatical to undergo a kidney transplant. 

First Published: Friday, August 09, 2019 08:09 PM
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