Lead Articles

January 23, 2016

Rising Medical Litigation: Boon or Bane

There is an alarming rise in the number of recorded cases of medical litigation. Consumers are always ready to fight out any perceived, presumed or conspired […]
January 23, 2016

Powerless Doctors; need to practice evidence based medicine

Physician treats sick people with dedication, but feels totally powerless about himself and own family! Professional burnout among physicians has reached a dangerous proportion, with more […]
January 15, 2016

Family doctor concept needs to be revived

The credibility of medical care is gradually losing its ground and it is being considered to be replaced by the holistic concept, which concentrates on the wellbeing […]
December 18, 2015

Treating the patient or disease?

It is a goal of good medicine to alleviate suffering and not simply cure disease. Listening and understanding are necessary clinical skills. By becoming too emotionally […]
December 12, 2015

Abuse of antibiotics can be deadly

Doctors and patients are abusing antibiotics with impunity. In fact antibiotics and steroids which are two groups of life saving drugs are often used as ‘killer […]
November 28, 2015

Family Planning and development :A scheme so essential, totally pushed under the carpet

Today India has 1.30 billion mouths to eat and it is set to become the most populous country by 2028. All services and amenities created are […]