July 18, 2014 1:30 am
He has called the Medical Council of India a “corrupt organisation".
June 30, 2014 9:57 am
We can create national watchdogs like Britain’s National Fraud Authority, which has brought down corrupt practices in the National Health Service.
June 30, 2014 12:02 am
David Berger’s experience of the Indian health system highlights how corrupt practices can steadily erode the trust and respect with which doctors were previously regarded.
June 27, 2014 12:55 pm
Dr Berger highlights how kickbacks and bribes oil every part of the healthcare machinery.
June 27, 2014 12:36 am
An article in a British journal draws attention to familiar evils of the Indian health system
June 26, 2014 2:10 am
The article has seen response in the form of an editorial by a noted doctor in India, and a campaign against corruption in healthcare by BMJ that will start with a focus on India.
March 17, 2014 4:00 am
BMJ says the idea of inviting suggestions from experts is to start a trend of health becoming an election issue.
June 14, 2013 3:19 am
Heightened risk of pancreatic cancer in patients being treated with diabetic drugs.
May 30, 2013 12:23 am
Half of top-grossing 'youth-rated' films released in 2006-08 showed tobacco usage,says a study.
May 24, 2013 3:01 pm
Treatment with high potency statins like atorvastatin may increase the risk of developing diabetes
Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas turn up the heat at 62nd Annual Grammy Awards