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Need to increase pace of research in regenerative medicine'

India needs to increase the pace of research in regenerative medicine to come up to the global level, especially in the area of clinical trials and regulatory requirements, a doctor said on Saturday.
 

World's first heart transplant doctor passes away

World's first heart transplant doctor passes away

He and his teams also performed more than 118,000 open-heart operations.His wife, Louise Goldsborough Thomas Cooley, died just a few weeks earlier on October 21 at the age of 92.

Maharashtra's 'Dr Death' confesses to killing six people; illicit relations and greed for gold likely motive

Maharashtra's 'Dr Death' confesses to killing six people; illicit relations and greed for gold likely motive

The Maharashtra Police have found five bodies from the farmhouse of Dr Santosh Pol, a practising doctor from Wai town in Satara district in western Maharashtra.

There is one doctor for 893 patients: Govt

There is one doctor for every 893 patients in the country if allopathic doctors and those practising Ayurveda, Unani and Homeopathy streams are considered together, Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.

Noida: Doctor commits suicide by shooting himself in sec 27

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Cabinet gives nod to raise retirement age of government doctors to 65

Cabinet gives nod to raise retirement age of government doctors to 65

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved raising of the retirement age of central government doctors to 65 years, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday.

Sushma Swaraj turns saviour for a Pakistani girl wanting to become doctor - Know how

Sushma Swaraj turns saviour for a Pakistani girl wanting to become doctor - Know how

Nineteen-year-old Mashal Maheshwari moved to Jaipur from Hyderabad in Pakistan's Sindh province two years ago.

Yamuna Expressway accident: Victim's son writes to President, says Smriti Irani was insensitive to his family

Yamuna Expressway accident: Victim's son writes to President, says Smriti Irani was insensitive to his family

In what can bring in more trouble for Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani, a son of a doctor killed in an accident on the Yamuna Expressway, has written to President Pranab Mukherjee claiming that, he was forced by the police station in charge to change the registration number of a "wrong car" in the FIR, a report said on Thursday.

Shiv Sena leader held for thrashing doctor, hurling casteist abuse

Shiv Sena's Wardha district chief Nilesh Deshmukh and five others were arrested on Tuesday for allegedly assaulting a doctor at a rural hospital and hurling casteist remarks.

Bihar: Doctor accuses RJD MLA Ranjeet Yadav's son for physically abusing him

A doctor has accused RJD MLA's son Ranjeet Yadav for physically abusing him.

RJD MLA's son allegedly thrashes doctor at govt hospital in Gaya

RJD MLA's son allegedly thrashes doctor at govt hospital in Gaya

The RJD lawmaker's son Ranjit Yadav allegedly barged into the hospital and thrashed doctor Satyendra Kumar with a wheel chair.

Return of 'jungle raj'? Extortionists demand Rs 5 lakh from woman doctor in Patna

A woman doctor in the Bihar capital has been asked to pay Rs.5 lakh by unidentified extortionists, police said on Tuesday.

AIIMS faculty seeks unbiased inquiry into doctor's termination

The Faculty Association of AIIMS (FAAIIMS) on Monday condemned the institute's decision to remove a senior faculty member for allegedly misbehaving and manhandling a patient and sought a unbiased inquiry into the case.

Shocking! Doctor kills patient for 'inappropriately' touching nurse: Watch

The short video, which went viral on social media, shows the doctor repeatedly punching the patient in the head even as he fell on the floor.

UP: Doctor saves poor man's life, does operation for free

Humanity exists and watching this video would give rise to hopes in your hearts. Dr. Siddharth saves life of a patient and when he realizes that the patient is selling his land to pay the operation fee, he waived off the operation fee.

Uptick in cosmetic surgeries linked to social media

There has been a sharp increase in the number of youngsters undergoing cosmetic surgeries just because they want to look better on social media platforms, doctors said.

Tripura surgeon fined Rs.2 lakh for laxity in operation

 A Tripura consumer disputes redressal forum has imposed a Rs.2-lakh fine on a senior surgeon for laxity in an operation nine years ago, a lawyer said here on Sunday.

Doctors construct liver in man's body with lobes from 2 donors

In a rare and complex surgery, doctors at a city hospital constructed a liver in the body of a 46-year-old man by joining two liver lobes donated by two of his family members.

Doctor brutally assaulted for delay in ambulance in UP

A doctor was brutally assaulted by unidentified men in a hospital in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur District on Sunday, when a hospital ambulance failed to reach on time.