Monthly Archives: January 2013

Online Medical Dictionaries

Acronyms for Health Information Resources Acronyms for global information and data resources in health, medical, and veterinary sciences. Linked acronyms point to selected related...

FIGHTBACK, India's first Mobile Application for Women Safety

FightBack, the women's safety application, sends SOS alerts from your phone. FightBack uses GPS, SMS, location maps, GPRS ,email and your Facebook account to inform your...

Borderline personality disorder and homoeopathic management

An endeavor in unfolding the essence of borderline personality disorder and its homoeopathic management Dr Shilpa Sharma Back Ground: Borderline Personality disorder is a type of personality...

Winter remedies in Homoeopathy

Dr Rahees K Kokkallur Winter is the season for penance, love and emotions. Christians will start their penance on December 1st and will continue it...

Application of classroom teaching to online faculty programme

Rashmi Vyas, Anshu, Hem Lata, William Burdick, Tejinder Singh Introduction Online learning is a new concept developing countries. Although distance education in India dates back to...

Anatomy at a Glance – for competitive exams

The study of anatomy has changed enormously in the last few decades. No longer do medical students have to spend long hours in the dissecting...

Nutrition – a masterpiece to succeed in chronic Diseases

Dr T Jayapradha, B.H.M.S., MBA “Health is Wealth” as per saying Nutrition defends against Chronic Disease by producing immunity. This article describes about some unknown...

Student Evaluation of Educational Quality (SEEQ)

Student Evaluation of Educational Quality (SEEQ) Developed by Dr. Herbert W. Marsh Paper Version  : Download Link  Please read each question very carefully. Make sure you understand what...

Supreme Court criticised unethical allopathic drug trials

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday frowned on the government’s failure to halt unethical clinical trials by multinational drug companies on Indian patients...

Medical Education – Useful books and Journals for educators

List of useful books and journals on effective medical teaching. A worth list for teachers in all medical profession The context of clinical education practice, Developing...

A study on utility of relationship of remedies in clinical practice

Dr Melita Alva The subject of relationship of remedies is one of the most fascinating in homoeopathy and many aspects of it have been described...

Quick Medical Terminology: A Self-teaching guide

4th Edition by Shirley Soltesz Steiner Quick Medical Terminology is an enjoyable way to learn the very special language medicine by yourself, at your own...

12th Five Year Plan – Health Sector and AYUSH

Please read the Social Sector chapter of 12th Five Year plan (including health) which was placed before the National Development Council (NDC) on 27th December 2012. The...

Improving Quality of Teachers- Recommendations & Initiatives

Higher education and skilling is the subject of many discussions, not just in government circles but also among industry bodies, NGOs and civil society....

Magnesium Group Homoeopathy remedies

World’s lightest metal Highly active in pure state 3rd most abundant  of the metals  forming 2.5% of the earth crust. In human body too  it is the...

Relationship of Homoeopathic Materia Medica with Organon

Hahnemann, a true scientist, did not get satisfied by the then prevailed medical practice and made a remarkable statement in a letter to his...

Homoeopathic Repertory of Love

Brain - CATALEPSY - love, unrequited from hyos. Ign. lach. nat-m. Ph-ac. CHEST - PAIN - General - heart - love sickness, from cact. CHEST -...

Homoeopathy before & after Hahnemann

Dr  R N  Wahi &  Dr Pankaj Aggarwaal Homoeopathy before Hahnemann On the auspicious occasion during the month of April, wherein we celebrate the Birth Anniversary...

Nososdes and their Utility in Homoeopathy

Dr Vivek  N Patil The Greek word, Noso is a prefix indicating a morbid root. It is also connected with the Latin word "noxa", meaning...

Assessment of medical knowledge: MCQ Pros & Cons

The pros and cons of using true/false multiple choice questions Madawa Chandratilake, Margery Davis, Gominda Ponnamperuma True/false multiple choice items, commonly referred to as true/ false...