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Infectious Diseases Services

Field of infectious diseases has a very vast and important role in functioning of the hospitals. It is a subspecialty of internal medicine and an Infectious Diseases (ID) specialist undergoes a dedicated training for the same for 2-3 years after his/her post-graduation (MD) in internal medicine.

Scope of Services

  • Management of patients with infections due to multi-drug resistant organisms
  • Fever of unknown origin
  • Infections in immunocompromised hosts
  • Febrile Neutropenia
  • Vaccinations
  • Formation of hospital antibiotic policy
  • Infection control practices
  • Hospital staff health (Needle stick Injury/Body Fluid Exposure/Exposure to a highly infectious patient)
  • Outbreak management
  • Antibiotic Stewardship (appropriate antibiotic usage)
  • Solving diagnostic dilemmas

As RGCI&RC is a dedicated cancer centre, patients are immunocompromised and prone to many infections. Role of an infectious disease specialist becomes all the more important in RGCIRC. He/she not only helps in treating these patients with infections but also helps them in preventing such infections.


Our Locations
  • Sir Chotu Ram Marg, Sector – 5, Rohini Institutional Area, Rohini, New Delhi, Delhi – 110085, India

    +91-11-47022222 | Fax +91 11 27051037

  • Squadron Leader Mahender Kumar Jain Marg, Block K, Niti Bagh, New Delhi, Delhi 110049

    +91-11-45822222 / +91-11-45822200

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