Monthly Archives: December 2012

Ammonium group (NH4) Homeopathy Medicines

Dr. Vivek N Patil Introduction: Ammonium is only occasionally taken in and then almost completely synthesized in liver to urea. Only traces of salts escape synthesis and...

Attracting healthcare professionals to remote rural medicine

Learning from doctors in training in the north of Scotland J. CLELAND1 , P.W. JOHNSTON2 , L. WALKER1 & G. NEEDHAM2 Abstract Background: Research exploring the experiences...

A better feedback between teachers and students

Yasir Hamid & Sajid Mahmood Methods of effective feedback - Understanding constructive feedback: A commitment between teachers and students for academic and professional development Abstract This review...

Active Learning of Biochemistry Made Easy (for the Teacher)

Joseph A. Bobich Department of Chemistry, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX 76129; j.bobich@tcu.edu So Much Information, So Little Time The number of biochemistry facts keeps increasing...

Oxygen in trillion potency-a new medicine in a new potency

Dr. Ramesh. N.                        Introduction: Oxygen is non-metal, colorless and odorless gas. In  liquid state it is pale-blue and magnetic in nature. It does...

U21 Ranking of National Higher Education Systems 2012

This project was approved at the May 2011Presidents’ Meeting of Universitas 21. The results presented here represent an initial attempt to rate national systems...

10 Steps before you refer for Chest pain

Sudhakar Allamsetty; Sreekala Seepana; Kathryn E. Griffith Introduction Chest pain is a common presentation in general practice. The average GP will see, on average, four new cases...

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People

In more than 25 years of working with people in business, university, and marriage and family settings, I have come in contact with many...

7 Medical Myths Even Doctors Believe

Myth: We use only 10 percent of our brains. Fact: Physicians and comedians alike, including Jerry Seinfeld, love to cite this one. It's sometimes erroneously...

Kerala CM requests PM to impose countrywide ban on gutkha

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh requesting for a countrywide ban on gutkha. Chandy has requested the prime...

A proposal to create new model of medical education for India.

A proposal to create new models of medical education to better serve the health care needs in India. Vinay Kumar, MBBS, MD, FRCPath, Professor and...

5 Secrets to Cracking Competitive Exams

Susan White They’re not the kind of exams you’re used to in school, but you know you have to prepare hard for them if you...

Challenges of social accountability in Medical Schools

Bob Woollard & Charles Boelen The acquisition of sums of knowledgeand mastery of sophisticated technologies by medical graduates is insufficient for their responsibilities to recognise...

Known & unknown myths of some homoeopathic drugs

Dr. Samarendra Prasad Mishra There are number of sources of Homoeopathic drugs. Each Homoeopathic drug is different from the other by its source, nature, actions,...

The curriculum for the doctor of the future

The curriculum for the doctor of the future - Messages from the clinician’s perspective NADINE VAN DER LEE1 , MICHIEL WESTERMAN1 , JOANNE P. I....

Southern states lag behind North in Ayush Doctors’ list

Bihar, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh have zoomed ahead in the registered doctors’ list of Ayush Health Care Delivery System being promoted by...

Dengue fever: homoeopathy evokes good response in Tamil Nadu

Madurai : ‘Eupatorium Perfoliatum,’ said to be an effective pill, distributed at camps There is a good response to 31 homoeopathy camps conducted for dengue...

AYUSH doctors can prescribe 68 allopathic medicines

BHOPAL: Indian medicine practitioners would soon be allowed to prescribe 68 allopathic medicines in emergencies, said Central Council of Indian medicine (CCIM) president Dr...