Lead Articles

April 23, 2015

Betraying Healthcare

The preservation of health is…. without doubt and the foundation of all the other good of this life” said Rene Descartes, a French philosopher, mathematician and […]
April 23, 2015

Hippocrates oath

Written in 5th century BC, Hippocrates oath is a document that entails patient friendly and patient centric approach by all physicians and proclaims ‘With regard to […]
April 3, 2015

W.H.O. guidelines on injection safety

Injections are one of the most common health-care procedures. Every year at least 16 billion injections are administered worldwide. The vast majority – around 90% – […]
April 2, 2015

Patient friendly OPD

Outpatient Department (OPD) is the place in a hospital where all patients visit for a wide range of consultations, treatment, diagnostic tests and day surgeries.  Long […]
April 2, 2015

Medical tourism in India

The Indian healthcare industry is growing rapidly and is expected to become a $280 billion (more than 17 lakh crore) industry by 2020. Rise in income […]
April 2, 2015

Medical education in India is at crossroads

Medical education in India has been reduced to cramming multiple choice questions, passing entrance tests and subsequent examinations by hook or crook, getting a degree or […]