Lead Articles

June 5, 2016

Can doctor refuse to treat a patient?

‘no hospital or medical practitioner shall refuse to provide emergency medical care to victims of accidents or those in emergency medical condition on the ground that […]
May 8, 2016

Wealth is health?

We cannot deny that our country has prospered in terms of healthcare. Some of the deadliest diseases can now be prevented or cured by our advanced […]
May 1, 2016

Patient First; why quackery is flourishing!

A Government employee of Delhi was advised by AIIMS hospital on April 21, 1997 coronary artery bypass graft and asked to deposit Rs 70,000. He arranged the […]
May 1, 2016

Primary Healthcare in Punjab

Primary Healthcare is of critical importance in uplifting the overall health status of the state and making the life of its citizens more livable. It is […]
May 1, 2016

Good doctor

An old Chinese proverb is entirely relevant to the question of a good doctor, when ‘pill-pushing for all’ has become the order of the day. The […]
May 1, 2016

Ethical Healthcare

Ethics deals with right and wrong conduct, with what we ought to do and what we should refrain from doing.  This is important in every department […]