Monthly Archives: January 2012

Medical professionals must update knowledge,skills,attitude

There is an imminent need for all teachers, in particular medical professionals, to update themselves periodically on knowledge, skills and attitudes, S.P. Thyagarajan, Pro-Chancellor-Research,...

The practice & teaching medicine must be based on competence

Can we get back to Hippocrates for a change? The practice of medicine must be based on competence, character and compassion. Sir William Osler, a legendary...

The GER needs to be enhanced substantially Prof K Mohandas

The GER needs to be enhanced substantially to be able to catch up with the developed countries -  Professor K. Mohandas - Vice Chancellor, Kerala University...

Homeopathic and conventional treatment for ARI & Ear complaints

Homeopathic and conventional treatment for acute respiratory and ear complaints: a comparative study on outcome in the primary care setting. Background The aim of this study...

Effectiveness of homeopathic – objective and shared indicators

Source : Scuola Superiore di Studi Universitari e Perfezionamento Sant'Anna di Pisa, Italy. OBJECTIVE: To test a methodology to evaluate, at population level, the effectiveness of...

Short term homeopathy course to Allopaths

Dr.Sushil Vats Co-editor- Vital informer Email : drvats@rediffmail.com In a bid to integrate the medical education in India ,Dept. of ISM & Homoeopathy ; ministry of health...

Teachers can now evaluate students online with TRS softwares

TRS Forms and Services, a leading provider of educational technology in India has launched two unique softwares ‘E-Valuator’ and ‘E-Asses’ for educational institutions. Both...

Voluntary certificate scheme for AYUSH products & hospitals

 Voluntary certificate scheme (VCS) for AYUSH products & Accreditation of AYUSH hospitals Increasing shift from Modern medicine to Traditional herbal medicines worldwide can be well...

NIH launches first online genetics course for social scientists

A new genetics educational program will provide social and behavioral scientists with sufficient genetics background to allow them to engage effectively in interdisciplinary research with genetics...

FAIMER/WFME Distance Learning Modules in Medical Education

The Foundation for the Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) together with the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME) and The FAIMER...

AYUSH Research Portal

AYUSH Research portal is meant for dissemination of Research findings in the domain of Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani, Yoga & Naturopathy and Homeopathy researchers and...

Homoeopathic Women Health Care Centres at Kerala

Dr Mansoor Ali SEETHALAYAM - A project by the Department of Homoeopathy, Government of Kerala - Homoeopathy helps the victims of gender-based violence Health Minister inaugurated the...

Government Homeopathic Medical College Calicut

Dr Mansoor Ali The Government Homeopathic Medical College Calicut was started in 1975-76 First Homeopathic Degree College in Asia Largest number of IPD & OPD patients...

Rural based Community Orientation for Homeopathy

Dr.Munir Ahammed Rural based Community Orientation for Future Practitioners of Homeopathy Preamble Community health is an evolving and dynamic sector in healthcare domain that aims to protect,...

Laws Relating to Women in India

Neena Jose. A  Advocate Vanchiyoor, Thiruvananthapuram. Kerala Presented at Seethalayam Training Programme Kerala Inequality against woman and cruelty towards them had been at many occasions in our...

Homoeopathy E-Learning Programme by George Vithoulkas

It is a unique chance to learn homeopathy AT HOME, save money for hotel and travel and study with George while you sit at...

Violence against women: a statistical overview

Expert Group Meeting   Organized by: UN Division for the Advancement of Women in collaboration with Economic Commission for Europe (ECE) and World Health Organization...

Health Sector Response to Gender-based Violence – Case Studies

The opinions expressed in this report do not necessarily represent those of the UNFPA, the United  Nations (UN), or any of its affiliated organisations....

A better School Health through Homoeopathy

Dr Mansoor Ali JYOTHIRGAMAYA - A Successful School Health Programme implemented by the Government of Kerala. Joythirgamaya is a comprehensive approach aiming at uplifting the inherited intellectual,...

More US Consumers Seek Medical Advice via the Internet

More Than Two-Thirds of U.S. Consumers Seek Medical Advice via the Internet and Social Media, Accenture Study Finds CHICAGO--(BUSINESSWIRE)- A new Accenture (NYSE: ACN) survey...