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First International Snakebite Awareness Day: Pune doctor among hundreds to raise awareness

While the number of cases in this sugarcane belt of Pune district has risen over recent years, Raut’s team’s efforts in creating awareness and providing timely medical assistance is beginning to bring positive changes.

Delhi doctor operates on leg of patient with head injury

In another case of medical negligence recently, a senior doctor at All India Institutes of Medical Sciences allegedly performed a procedure required for dialysis treatment on a 30-year-old woman, who had complained of abdominal pain.


Mumbai: Noted gynaecologist found dead in Andheri flat

The doctor, in her forties, was attached with several private hospitals, including BSES in Andheri and Cloud Nine hospital on consultancy basis.

Doctors’ alliance: Discard letter opposing cap on prices of stents, orthopaedic implants

Scientific data suggests that so called innovative re-absorbable stents are in no way superior to the drug-eluting stents, which have a price cap, stated ADEH.

Indian-American doctor couple killed in plane crash in US

Umamaheswara Kalapatapu, 63, and his wife Sitha-Gita Kalapatapu, 61, both of Logansport, were killed in the crash. There was no word on what caused the crash. The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating.

Chandigarh phase VI civil hospital: Woman pharmacist says doctor threatened her

According to the woman, she lodged a complaint with the SMO with the signatures of other staff members who were present on the spot when the incident took place.


AIIMS doctor found dead in hostel room

Police said according to initial probe, there does not seem to be any foul play and that the death might be due to drug overdose.

Now, post a selfie with your doctor

Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors launches campaign to improve doctor-patient relations.

My Curious Case: Antibody that can treat dengue fever

Fortnightly column where doctors share their patient notes

‘Of 3,496 PHCs in state, women doctors only at 43’

Explain steps to increase women doctors: HC to govt

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The doctor who became an enemy of the Syrian regime

Since the beginning of Syria’s civil war, the Bashar Al-Assad government has targeted and killed hundreds of medical workers. Many have fled. This is the story of one doctor, Mohammed al-Bardan, who did not.

Two unidentified persons open fire in Bihar's clinic

Hajipur (Bihar), Jan 09 (ANI): Agitated over long queues at a clinic, two unidentified persons opened fire in Hajipur District of Bihar. The clinic belonged to a renowned doctor Vivekanand Jha. However, no causality has been reported. The incident was recorded in the CCTV footage. This incident has created tension in the whole area. It is reported that the doctor was examining the patients in evening, when two persons started fighting with the compounder on the issue of their turn. Police reached the spot immediately and started investigating it on the basis of the footage.