Watch: Doctor dancing to uplift mood of his patients
Watch: A doctor of KIMS, Hubballi dancing to uplift the mood of his patients.Watch: Doct...
Self-medication with borrowed prescriptions adding to COVID-19 crisis, say doctors
Noted virologist Dr Amitabh Nandy said he recently received one such prescription on Whatsapp, and insisted that most of these doing the rounds on social media are fake. Talking to , Nandy stressed on the fact that there is no drug for COVID cure as yet, and individuals were being treated on a case-to-case basis.
Kerala: 32 get coronavirus from doctor’s marriage ceremony in Kozhikode
32 people who attended a marriage ceremony in Kerala's Kozhikode test positive for Covid-19. Covid-19 has been confirmed in 32 that attended...
IMA says nearly 200 doctors in India have succumbed to COVID-19 so far; requests PM's attention
"As per the latest data collected by the IMA, our nation has lost 196 doctors, out of which 170 of them are above the age of 50 years, with general practitioners attributing to around 40 per cent of it," the IMA said expressing concerns over the safety of doctors losing their lives in the fight against the COVID-19 crisis.
National Doctor's Day: Rahul Gandhi interacts with nurses on the frontline of Covid-19 fight
NEW DELHI: Commemorating National Doctor's day on Wednesday Congress leader and Lok Sabha MP Rahul Gandhi Wednesday interacted with Indian n...
SC asks Centre to ensure salaries paid to doctors on time, quarantine period not treated as leave
"If the states are not complying with the directions and orders of the Central government, you are not helpless. You have to ensure that your order is implemented. You have got the power under the Disaster Management Act. You can take steps also", the bench told Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the Centre.
The last doctor standing: Coronavirus pandemic pushes Bihar hospital to brink
As infections slow in many other countries, India is still reporting more than 50,000 cases per day. Its total of more than 2 million cases trails only the United States and Brazil, and cases show no signs of slowing. Since the pandemic struck India, more than 46,000 people have died.
Release funds to NrDMC for paying resident doctors of its hospitals: HC to AAP govt
The high court asked the Delhi government to release within 15 days an amount of Rs 8 crore, as was done by it earlier, to NrDMC without waiting for completion of paperwork so that the resident doctors can be paid.
BBMP set to hire 300 doctors to tackle swelling Covid numbers
The move comes as the government is setting up quite a few Covid Care Centres, which the BBMP is tasked with managing, with one – likely Asia’s largest -- coming up at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) comprising 10,100 beds.
Will criminalise denial of pay to doctors: Government to Supreme Court
Solicitor general Tushar Mehta told a bench led by Justice Ashok Bhushan that the government would invoke its powers under Section 10 of the Act for the purpose.
Doctor at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital agrees with IMA’s claim of community transmission in India
New Delhi, July 19 (ANI): On being asked on the claim made by Indian Medical Association (IMA) that the community transmission of COVID-19 i...
Covid-19: Facebook removes ‘misleading’ post by a doctor on Karnataka govt request
Dr Sanjeev Kumar had posted videos and messages, including a blanket prescription with names of 11 drugs “for very sick patients with low oxygen saturation but unable to find a bed”. In a post on July 8, which was shared by more than 4,000 Facebook users, he suggested the dosage of every drug and the times it needed to be taken by the patient.
No justification to deny drug cos deduction of expenses incurred on freebies to doctors: ITAT
A bench comprising judicial member Ravish Sood and accountant member G Manjunatha ruled that a Central Board of Direct Taxes circular and the IMC’s regulations could not be relied upon to disallow a drug company’s expenditure claims. The IMC’s code of conduct applies only to medical practitioners and doctors and not to pharmaceutical companies and the healthcare sector, it said.
Gangster Vikas Dubey had 3 bullet injuries in chest, 1 in hand: Doctor
Principal of Ganesh Shankar Vidhyarthi Medical College Dr R B Kamal told reporters on Friday that Dubey was brought dead to the hospital. "Dubey sustained four bullet injuries, three in the chest and one in the hand."
The US-based Indian doctor behind the disputed Covid-19 data
As the novel coronavirus hit, Dr. Sapan Desai seized the moment. With a Harvard professor, he produced two studies in May that almost instantly disrupted multiple clinical trials amid the pandemic.