MCI which was under the constant government scanner for alleged corruption and misconduct relating to medical education and professional medical practice ultimately succumbed to National Medical Commission (NMC) on 29 July.
“The issue, surrogacy could be a gift of life and for millions of childless parents calls for a further debate involving the regulators, media, ethicists, jurists, health care professionals, civil society members and patient representatives. The society needs to debate on this,” says Dr Sudarshan Ba
India accounts for the third highest number of breast cancer and second highest number of ovarian cancer cases among women, globally. Also, three times more cases of familial breast and ovarian cancers are recorded in India, as compared to western countries. It is projected that cancer incidence in
In order to equate the Diplomate of National Board (DNB) qualifications with MD/MS degrees for the purpose of teaching in medical colleges, the new Board of Governors (BoG) of the MCI had recently issued a gazette notification amending the Teachers' Eligibility and Qualification guidelines. While th
Medical Technology, often referred to just as medical devices, is a critical pillar of advanced healthcare delivery throughout the world. In India till recently, medical devices had not gotten appropriate attention from policy designers. Currently however, medical devices have come into mainstream p