3 mn read Applicants in the recently held National Eligibility-Entrance Test Postgraduate (NEET-PG) examination 2022 saw a lack of basic facilities despite an exorbitant fees charged for appearing in the NEET PG Exam. Doctors Pan India are questioning the spends by National Board of Examinations (NBE) when the basic facilities couldn’t be arranged for the applicants. NBE is […]Continue reading "NEET PG Exam Fees 2022: High Fees and Lack of facilities make Doctors angry over NBE"
2 mn read It has been brought into the notice of the National Medical Commission through various sources that some medical colleges/ institutes across the country are charging internship fee from the interns, Indian and Foreign Medical Graduates for doing their internship in their colleges/ institutes and also not paying internship stipend to them National Medical commission (nmc) […]Continue reading "NMC Circular for Defaulting Hospitals on charging Illegal Internship Fees from FMG Doctors and not paying Internship Stipend"
< 1 mn read In this post we compare the major differences between Spinal Claudication vs Vascular Claudication. Claudication Definition The word claudication originates from a Latin word “claudicare” which means, ‘to limp’ . Claudication is a pain, cramp or sense of fatigue in a muscle group of the lower extremity related to walking or any sustained exercise of […]Continue reading "Spinal claudication vs Vascular claudication"
7 mn read Diagnosis and Treatment of Allergic Cough pose a challenge for clinicians. In this post, Diagnosis and Treatment of Allergic Cough has been discussed in detail under the following heads: What is Allergic Cough? Cough is a vital protective reflex preventing aspiration and enhancing airway clearance. However, pathologically excessive and protracted cough is a common and […]Continue reading "Diagnosis and Treatment of Allergic Cough – Indian Scenario"
2 mn read Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has brought to fore the plight of India’s medical education system. Around 90 per cent of the Indian scholars stranded there are studying medicine, according to central government data. Many people are clueless and want to know why Indian doctors go to countries like Ukraine to study medicine while there are […]Continue reading "Why do Indian doctors go to Ukraine to study medicine?"
4 mn read The origin of this post comes from my participation in a recent Panel discussion about improving Surgical Training in India. The session was titled “HOW WE CAN IMPROVE SURGICAL TRAINING IN THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT” organized by Learning General Surgery Group. In the group we have recently been seeing an uprise of frustration among surgical residents […]Continue reading "Surgical Training in India: Problems and Solutions"
4 mn read ‘Charak Shapath’ may replace Hippocratic Oath in medical colleges in India. @NMC_IND has communicated the same to medical colleges in a meeting held on Feb 7.
Thus, when the first year MBBS students participate in the White Coat ceremony on February 14 to mark the beginning day on their path into becoming physicians, they’ll be reciting Maharshi Charak Shapath that has been pitched by RSS Medical wing – NMO in 2017 and in contrast to an oath known as the Hippocratic Oath that has been used for many years in IndiaContinue reading "Why is NMC replacing “Hippocratic Oath” with “Charak Shapath”?"
3 mn read Publishing your research article in journals following NMC (MCI) Approved Indexing guidelines has become important for Faculty appointment and promotions in medical colleges in India. In this article we will give you the latest available information until 2021/2022 regarding what to check before submitting your research article to a journal and NMC/MCI guidelines for Indexed journals.Continue reading "NMC (MCI) Approved Journals Indexing Guidelines for Research Publication-2022"