Doctors

How much salary you want, Madhya Pradesh govt asks doctors in ad

How much salary you want, Madhya Pradesh govt asks doctors in ad

The government has released an advertisement asking doctors about the salary they want.

Jan 10, 2018, 16:39 PM IST
Delay in counselling for junior residents may lead to shortage of docs: RDA

Delay in counselling for junior residents may lead to shortage of docs: RDA

The AIIMS in the national capital is yet to begin counselling for a fresh batch of resident doctors even as the contract of several doctors in those positions is scheduled to expire tomorrow.

Dec 30, 2017, 12:41 PM IST
Go join Naxals, so government can shoot you: Hansraj Ahir to doctors absent from hospital event

Go join Naxals, so government can shoot you: Hansraj Ahir to doctors absent from hospital event

Furious over the absence of doctors from a function in a government hospital, Union Minister Hansraj Ahir on Monday suggested that the doctors should join the Naxals, so that the government can shoot them down.

Dec 26, 2017, 11:45 AM IST
Doctors in India see patients for barely two minutes, says study

Doctors in India see patients for barely two minutes, says study

This figure does not represent the entire spectrum of medical professionals offering consultations to patients, commented Dr Aashish Chaudhry, Managing Director and Orthopedic Surgeon, Aakash Healthcare.

Nov 09, 2017, 13:52 PM IST
Chinese doctors to conduct 500 free eye surgeries in Pakistan

Chinese doctors to conduct 500 free eye surgeries in Pakistan

This is in pursuance of the collaboration of the medical associations of the two countries to strengthen the Pakistan-China medical corridor, says an expert.

Nov 09, 2017, 12:33 PM IST
Humans vs robots: Who make better surgeons?

Humans vs robots: Who make better surgeons?

Robotic surgery has increased substantially in the NHS since the first machines were installed a decade ago, and is commonly used for prostate, bladder and kidney removal as well as for cutting out tumours.

Oct 25, 2017, 19:38 PM IST
Patient watches 'Baahubali 2' as doctors operate on her brain - Watch video

Patient watches 'Baahubali 2' as doctors operate on her brain - Watch video

The medicos at the hospital played the movie on a laptop to keep the patient conscious, which they claim helped them with the surgery.

Oct 03, 2017, 19:22 PM IST
Chennai girl plays Candy Crush while doctors remove her brain tumour

Chennai girl plays Candy Crush while doctors remove her brain tumour

After the brain scan, it was revealed that she had a tumour in an important area of brain which controls the movement of the left half of the body, including face, hand and leg.

Sep 11, 2017, 20:44 PM IST
Bhopal: Doctors leave needle inside pregnant woman's body, remove after 16 hrs

Bhopal: Doctors leave needle inside pregnant woman's body, remove after 16 hrs

The incident is of Bhopal's Sultania Zanana Hospital, where the carelessness of the doctors came to light when 23-year old, Rakhi Ganota complained about a pain in her back, after coming back from unconsciousness post surgery.

Sep 10, 2017, 11:41 AM IST
Art courses may help medical students become better doctors

Art courses may help medical students become better doctors

Observation skills are an essential component of any medical education, aiding doctors during patient exams and in making medical diagnoses, researchers said.

Sep 09, 2017, 13:16 PM IST
Assault on docs as non-bailable crime: AIIMS RDA hails Delhi Police for issuing public notice

Assault on docs as non-bailable crime: AIIMS RDA hails Delhi Police for issuing public notice

The President of AIIMS RDA, Dr Harjit Singh Bhatti, hailed the initiative and stressed on creating more awareness among the public so that the relatives of the patients keep faith on doctors and do not take the law into their hands.

Sep 08, 2017, 23:43 PM IST
British scientists develop camera to help doctors see through the body

British scientists develop camera to help doctors see through the body

Designed to help doctors track medical tools known as endoscopes that are used to investigate a range of internal conditions, the new device can detect sources of light inside the body, such as the illuminated tip of the endoscope's long flexible tube.

Sep 04, 2017, 17:16 PM IST
Shocking! 50 tumours removed from woman's uterus after three-hour surgery

Shocking! 50 tumours removed from woman's uterus after three-hour surgery

The woman has been suffering from heavy and painful menstrual cycle for several years.

Aug 19, 2017, 23:32 PM IST
Doctors successfully remove 3.2 kg football-sized tumour from Russian patient

Doctors successfully remove 3.2 kg football-sized tumour from Russian patient

The surgery was conducted by the team from Fortis Flt Lt Rajan Dhall Hospital in Vasant Kunj, led by Dr Sabyasachi Bal.

Aug 18, 2017, 20:16 PM IST
Baby boy born with two genitals, extra limbs from parasitic twin saved by doctors - WATCH

Baby boy born with two genitals, extra limbs from parasitic twin saved by doctors - WATCH

In a shocking incident, a baby boy was born in Rajasthan with two extra legs and an extra phallus from the parasitic twin.

Aug 04, 2017, 16:53 PM IST
Shocking! Doctors find 27 contact lenses stuck in woman's one eye in UK

Shocking! Doctors find 27 contact lenses stuck in woman's one eye in UK

The lenses, which resembled a "blueish mass" in the patient's eye, were causing her discomfort that she simply attributed to dry eye and old age.

Jul 16, 2017, 15:19 PM IST

Patient's kin beat up hospital staff in Noida hospital

Watch this video to know more about this incident which took place in Govt. hospital of Noida sector 30.

Jul 12, 2017, 11:58 AM IST
Lipid profiling since 20 can prevent heart ailments: Doctors

Lipid profiling since 20 can prevent heart ailments: Doctors

 Lipid profiling -- blood tests that screen for abnormalities in lipids, such as cholesterol and triglycerides -- from the age of 20 years can help detect heart ailments at an early stage, revealed doctors on Thursday.

Jul 06, 2017, 23:42 PM IST
25% surge in IVF cases in recent years, say doctors

25% surge in IVF cases in recent years, say doctors

There has been a 25 per cent surge in couples preferring in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) to have babies in recent years, said doctors, naming sedentary lifestyle, health conditions and diseases as main reasons.

Jul 06, 2017, 00:42 AM IST
Furore at MGM Hospital after 'dead baby' shows signs of life at burial ground

Furore at MGM Hospital after 'dead baby' shows signs of life at burial ground

As per reports, the baby girl, who weighed just 450 grams, was born three days ago at a private hospital with several complications.

Jul 03, 2017, 09:30 AM IST