Lead Articles

March 24, 2016

India lags behind in Health related Millennium Development Goals

A few days are left for the nation to achieve the targets set under the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).  There are eight such goals which […]
February 28, 2016

Assault on Doctors

Doctors at LNJP hospital Delhi were attacked by a mob on January 25, 2016, adding to the never-ending list of acts of violence against doctors. The […]
February 28, 2016

Patient Satisfaction

Patient satisfaction is a measure of the extent to which a patient is content with the health care which they receive from their health care provider.  In evaluations of health care quality, patient satisfaction is […]
February 28, 2016

Female foeticide;Woman should have fundamental right to decide which pregnancy to carry!

The obsession for son in preference to a girl child has been rampant in India for several generations, because it believes that boys are more useful […]
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 […]