The Indian healthcare delivery system, which suffers from acute problem of limited resources, will need an investment of around USD 245 billion through traditional means to deliver desired outcome in next two decades, according to a PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) report.
Double Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman offered tickets of his latest Tamil outing "I" to a group of doctors and their families of Apollo Hospital here as a token of gratitude for treating his mother when she was seriously ill.
Union Health Minister J P Nadda Saturday said the medical education framework must attend to the "critical requirement" of enhancing clinical skills which he claimed often get ignored due to the pressure of producing more doctors.
A recent study by Mumbai's Medi Angels claim that approx 44% of the surgeries recommended by doctors are for their own financial gains. Therefore, patients must seek second opinion before any surgery.
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A healthcare worker recently back from Sierra Leone was diagnosed with Ebola on Monday by doctors in Scotland`s largest city, the first diagnosis of the deadly virus in Britain during the current outbreak.
Raipur: The Chhattisgarh Medical Council (CMC) suspended registrations of seven private doctors today, after the incident of?unnecessary hysterectomies by doctors, to allegedly make insurance claims surfaced in the state, more than two years ago.
Irish doctors who have been keeping a brain-dead pregnant woman on life support in hope of saving her 17-week-old foetus pleaded in court today to be permitted to turn off the machines because their treatment was becoming horrific and could not end in a successful birth.
Ahead of President Barack Obama`s slated plans to take unilateral executive action to overhaul America`s "broken" immigration system, a Democratic lawmaker has introduced legislation to expedite visas for Indian and Pakistani physicians.
A day after the death of five babies at the Government hospital here, authorities today enlisted a team of child specialists from the Institute of Child Health at Chennai for treating six other infants who have been put on ventilator.
Surgeons in the UK will have to make public their patient mortality rates or else they will face sanctions, a move opposed by some doctors who warned that it could lead to consultants refusing to take on difficult cases.