Lead Articles

May 4, 2017

Doctor’s Politeness

Caring for patients is a deep-rooted moral obligation in medicine. Apart from technical knowledge, good clinical acumen, politeness is a sign of a good doctor. Due […]
May 4, 2017

Doctors’ pride or arrogance of medicine

Medical establishment has become a major threat to health, not through negligence or drug reactions but due to arrogance of profession. Medicine has assumed the authority […]
May 4, 2017

From Sick care to healthy care

India cannot afford the luxury of surgical/medical interventions for chronic diseases, but it can easily keep its flock healthy by preventive health measures and primary health […]
January 16, 2017

Doctor’s Criminal Liability

In last few years as the doctor-patient relationship has deteriorated, and the complaints against doctors have increased. Persons who offer medical advice and treatment implicitly state […]
January 16, 2017

Doctor online and Ethics

Today India is moving rapidly towards Digital India. A few doctors especially in small nursing homes and solo practitioners or in rural set ups are still […]
December 27, 2016

Doctors’ Sensitization

News of assault on doctors is becoming common, in fact a new norm. Violence is due to a more demanding and aggressive society, fueled by politicalization […]