dr.pk gupta, about me and my work I am a neuropsychiatrist , epileptologist and electroencephalographer (तंत्रिका- मनोरोग, अपस्मारविज्ञान और ईईजी में सलाहकार) My address is- DR P K Gupta.MBBS (Hons),MD(Psy.Med) 61/5 Gandhi Road,lane jain dharamshala,Dehradun,Uttrakhand,India-248001 Ph 91 135 2621343,Mo- 9837425545. e mail–dr.pkgupta@yahoo.com,dr.pkgupta@gmail.com web site–http://www.deemagclinic.wordpress.com EDUCATION-MBBS from University of Agra, (1979 to 1985),(MBBS with Honors in […]

226By SIDDHARTHA MUKHERJEEAPRIL 19, 2012Few medicines, in the history of pharmaceuticals, have been greeted with as much exultation as a green-and-white pill containing 20 milligrams of fluoxetine hydrochloride — the chemical we know as Prozac. In her 1994 book “Prozac Nation,” Elizabeth Wurtzel wrote of a nearly transcendental experience on the drug. Before she began treatment with […]

Pamela Wible, The Washington PostLast Updated January 15 2018, 11:20 AM One million Americans lose their doctors to suicide each year Healers, after all, also need healing Five years ago, I was at a memorial. Another suicide. Our third doctor in 18 months. Everyone kept whispering, "Why?" That was when I decided I had to […]

आई॰एम॰ए॰ उचित संशोधन करने के लिये स्वतंत्र है !१-अस्पताल में ट्रेंड स्टाफ़ ज़रूरी !आपत्ति – जहाँ ज़रूरी होता है कार्य ट्रेंड स्टाफ़ से ही कराया जाता है अन्यथा डॉक्टर स्वयं उस कार्य को करते है , पूरे के पूरे स्टाफ़ को बदलने से बरोज़गारी बढ़ेगी और फिर ट्रेंड स्टाफ़ सरकार के पास तो पूरा नहीं […]

केंद्रीय राज्य मंत्री डॉ. महेश शर्मा ने भी माना कि चिकित्सीय क्षेत्र में तकनीकी सुगढ़ता और कौशल बढ़ा है, लेकिन नैतिक दायित्व बोध व गरिमा कम हुए हैं। आइएमए की दून शाखा द्वारा आयोजित वार्षिक संगोष्ठी में उन्होंने कहा कि डॉक्टर-रोगी संबंध अब पहले जैसे नहीं रहे हैं। यह आत्मचिंतन का समय है। हमें सोचना […]

Happiness “I am rich, fit, and I have mastered almost everything I wanted to master.” Why am I still not happy and still not satisfied ??? *- posted in Quora by Anonymous* *Answer by Karim Elsheikh : -* “Human happiness (as we know it) is caused by 4 basic chemicals : – ▪Dopamine ▪Endorphins ▪Serotonin […]

The practice of parents co-sleeping with their children (sharing the bed with their child or sleeping on different cots in the same room) is quite old, especially in the Eastern cultures where the family is considered above an individual. In India, most children share the bed with their parents until they are 6–8 years old. […]

  ExistingSuggested ChangesExplanation1.         Short title and commencement – (1) theserules may be called the Clinical Establishments(Central Government) Rules, 2012.(2) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.  2.         Definitions • In these rules, unless thecontext otherwise requires,-(a)   "Act’   means   […]

————————————• Sanskrit has the highest number of vocabularies than any other languages in the world. • 102 arab 78 crore 50 lakh words have been used till now in Sanskrit. If it is used in computers & technology, then more than these number of words will be used in next 100 years. • Sanskrit has […]

INTERDavid J. Anderson Jacob KoshyJANUARY 17, 2018 00:15 ISTUPDATED: JANUARY 18, 2018 12:44 IST Humans are not the only ones privileged to have emotions; mice and fruit flies also do, says the neurobiologistCalifornia Institute of Technology neurobiologist David J. Anderson is at the vanguard of studying the neurobiological foundations of emotion. He was the key […]

Vascular Health and Risk ManagementDove Press Asli Tanindi and Mustafa CemriAdditional article informationAbstractarticle-metaAcute coronary syndromes comprise a large spectrum of clinical conditions ranging from unstable angina pectoris to acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Chest pain is usually the major symptom of atherosclerotic heart disease; however, it may be challenging to diagnose correctly, especially in the emergency […]

India Needs One Too, Believe ExpertsAishwarya Iyer Globally, more than 300 million people suffer from depression and 260 million are living with anxiety disorders. Mental health should be of utmost importance as it affects the holistic well-being of the individual and the societies in a ◦ The National Mental Health Survey of India, 2015-16 shows […]

जब से चिकित्सको को consumer Court के अंतर्गत लाया गया , उसके बाद हो सकता हो कुछ मरीजो को लाभ हुआ हो , परंतु लाखों मरीजों का नुकसान भी हुआ है शायद, क्योंकि अतिगंभीर मरीजो को ईलाज करने के लिए चिकित्सको में एक भय बैठ गया है , पहले जहाँ क्लीनिकल वर्क की तरफ ध्यान […]

जब डॉक्टर्स 24 घंटे बिना छुट्टियों के पूरे साल काम कर सकते हैं तो आप क्यों नहीं। जिस देश मे मी लॉर्ड्स साल में 3 महीने छुट्टियां लेकर आराम फरमाएंगे उस देश मे अयोध्या जैसे संवेदनशील मामलों का 70 सालों में भी फैसला न आना समझ आता है। कभी सोचा जब तुम लोग छुट्टियां लेकर […]

The recent news that stents inserted in patients with heart disease to keep arteries open work no better than a placebo ought to be shocking. Each year, hundreds of thousands of American patients receive stents for the relief of chest pain, and the cost of the procedure ranges from $11,000 to $41,000 in US hospitals.But […]

*Article information**BMJ. 2002 Dec 21; 325(7378): 1498.* Why is it that you can see a pride of lions, a murder of crows, a parliament of owls, and other such delightful collective terms, but only a boring crowd of journalists, historians, and doctors? In fact, one uses the same collective term, “crowd,” for all sorts of […]

Doctors are not to prescribe drug if he/she is aware that it could cause side effects to patients, said a consumer forum in the city. The forum also ordered a doctor of the KR Hospital in Hanumanthanagar to pay Rs 90,000 to the father of a girl who suffered side effects from a tablet prescribed […]

No ! Not at all ! This is not a picture of a politician addressing the media ! It is Justice Kurien Joseph the Honorable Judge of our Supreme Court. Some time back he had also objected when the chief justice then had called for a meeting of all Judges on the Christmas day. That's […]

Kevin MD 2017-06-15The last patient of the day gets the least carereact-text: 265 #Opinions /react-text react-text: 266 /react-text react-text: 268 #Community /react-text react-text: 269 /react-textreact-text: 272 Shares : /react-text react-text: 273 1 /react-text He entered the hospital on Monday morning with a list of patients running through his mind. From the time he received a […]

The New Yorker 2016-01-10 react-text: 104 #Opinions /react-text react-text: 105 /react-text react-text: 107 #Community /react-text react-text: 108 /react-textreact-text: 111 Shares : /react-text react-text: 112 63 /react-text In May of 2013, the Stanford University neurosurgical resident Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with Stage IV metastatic lung cancer. He was thirty-six years old.In his two remaining years—he died […]

© Dr. Rajas Deshpande In the rush of a local station, a 25 year old man suddenly shouted in a scary way and threw a fit. His eyes rolled up, his body shook violently, and he fell down. The jerks kept rocking his body and shocked people around him noticed blood stained frothing from his […]

(Against the Order dated 25/06/2007 in Appeal No. 112/2005 of the State Commission Himachal Pradesh)1. SUKHDEV GILLSON OF SHRI RAM CHAND,RESIDENT OF VILLAGE DATHWARA, TEHSIL AND DISTRICH.P.………..Petitioner(s)Versus 1. ROTARY EYE HOSPITAL & ORS.DIRECTOR,DHUSARA TEHSIL AMB, DISTRICT UNAH.P.2. ROTARY EYE HOSPITAL & ORS.DIRECTOR,DHUSARA TEHSIL AMB, DISTRICT UNAH.P.3. ROTARY EYE HOSPITAL & ORS.DIRECTOR,DHUSARA TEHSIL AMB, DISTRICT UNAH.P.………..Respondent(s) BEFORE:  HON'BLE […]

डॉक्टर तो बस कमंडल पकडेऔर मनकामेश्वर या काशी विश्वनाथ जाकरभजन पूजन करे The above notification adds a new regulation to the pre-existing The Indian Medical Council (Professional Conduct, Etiquette and Ethics) Regulations, 2002. This new 1—Regulation No. 6.8.1 (notified vide MCI-211(1)/2009(Ethics)/55667 dated 10th December 2009, regarding the relations between doctors and the pharmaceutical companies) is […]

Dear friends, In today’s day and age, all of us want to have a safe and trouble free practice. It is the duty of the IMA to present before you certain ethical and legal points about running of pathology laboratories in private practice. The Medical Council of India has clearly stated that Pathology, being a […]

How Twitter Is Reshaping the Medical ConferenceWhen the social networking site Twitter was introduced in 2006, it was mostly a way for friends to have conversations. Its scope and reach have vastly increased, and now, Twitter is reshaping the medical conference, as well as communication in general. Doctors around the world use Twitter to attend […]

EDITORIAL News TitleA mentally challenged person cannot donate his organs even to his brotherDr KK Aggarwal,  11 January 2018 #Multispeciality #Neurology                             Mentally challenged person cannot donate his organs even to his brother: In the matter titled as “Ganpatrao & Others versus State of Maharashtra & Others, Writ Petition No. 13918 […]

We tend to think that being anesthetized is like falling asleep. Kate Cole-Adams concludes that the truth is stranger—it’s more like having your mind disassembled, then put together again. /react-text Photograph by Montgomery Martin / Alamy react-text: 154 One /react-text react-text: 156 day in the nineteen-eighties, a woman went to the hospital for cancer surgery. […]

The Times of India (Mumbai edition)9 Jan 2018Kushal Banerjeeko if: hasImage Kushal Banerjee homeopathic doctor The National Medical Commission Bill, in its first iteration, proposes a bridge course which will allow homeopathic and ayurvedic practitioners to prescribe some allopathic medicines. This proposal of a bridge course has met with opposition by members of the medical […]

© Dr. Rajas Deshpande “Send in the next patient” I told the receptionist.As no one came in for a few moments, I opened the door. A trembling, shuffling old man in his eighties, standing with the support of his son and daughter in law, was fumbling to remove his sandals outside my door. “Let it […]

First of all let me tell you that you are such a disgusting,mannerless and irritating person that I wonder how can one actually pay a fee to attend your useless sessions.Heard that you yourself charge 5 lacs for doing total verbal diarrhoea for 2 -3 hrs and then you have the audacity to accuse lacs […]

by Dr. Pranav Kodial Date: Some day and month in the Year 2030. Venue: A distant—okay, not so distant—planet filled with creatures of all sizes and shapes, and cultures and backgrounds. I limped into the huge building, one of the biggest, state-of-the-art hospitals on our planet. And the last on my list. The pleasant-faced receptionist […]

Though the introduction of the National Medical Commission (NMC) has received an enthusiastic response from some elements, the medical fraternity has not been enthusiastic about the new changes which the new rules are about to bring.The new body, the National Medical Commission would comprise of multiple committees and departments and would be open to practising […]

Wednesday, Jan 03rd 2018 By Dr Mukul Kapoor | PUBLISHED: 03, Jan 2018, 17:04 pm IST | UPDATED: 03, Jan 2018, 18:03 pm ISTThe medical profession in India is perhaps at its lowest repute. No profession is today as abused by the Indian public, as the doctors. You see doctors being abused, ridiculed, accused of murder/corruption and called […]

A hundred dhoti-clad young men sat cross-legged on the floor in facing rows, chatting amongst themselves. At a sign from their teacher the hall went quiet. Then they began the recitation. Without pause or error, entirely from memory, one side of the room intoned one line of the text, then the other side of the […]

By Dr Mukul Kapoor | PUBLISHED: 03, Jan 2018, 17:04 pm IST | UPDATED: 03, Jan 2018, 18:03 pm ISTThe medical profession in India is perhaps at its lowest repute. No profession is today as abused by the Indian public, as the doctors. You see doctors being abused, ridiculed, accused of murder/corruption and called inhuman/insensitive […]

By Adam Minter The number of Chinese registered as suffering from depression, anxiety, alcohol abuse, dementia, and other mental illnesses increased by 25 per cent between 2014 and 2016, according to Chinese authorities. By one recent accounting, they number 173 million. Only 20 million receive professional treatment. Long-standing social stigmas and a lack of treatment […]

Interviewer: which pathy is the best? BAMS: Ayurveda is best with no side effects.BHMS: Homeopathy is best. It is best solution for all illness. Interviewer: what about allopathy? BAMS: Oh.. it has lot of side effects and lot of harmful chemicalsBHMS: It doesnt go to root cause. Our science is perfect Interviewer: So you dont […]

Battle of Koregaon : Lessons in Unity ByGuest AuthorPosted on January 3, 2018 (written by @TrueIndology and @Dimple_Kaul) It is unfortunate that in the year 2018, India is witnessing caste clashes which, if unchecked, could blow into a major civil war. We are seeing Media and “Youth” politicians like Jignesh Mevani and Rahul Gandhi adding […]

It’s not National as it does not represent all states. Vice chancellors are appointed by Governors and not states.  It’s not Medical as it mixes Ayush with modern medicine. Combining Ayush with modern medicine will be a trial and therefore Ayush doctors will leave Ayush, and Ayush mixed with modern medicine will be a potential threat […]

*NMC bill has been forwarded to the Parliamentary Standing Committee. What you need to do?* 2 JAN 2018 — The Highlight:1. The strike called by the IMA went on for around eight hours today.2. The bill was referred to the parliamentary committee following protest from the opposition parties as well as doctors.3. The bill seeks […]

Works by Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (1746–1828) bridge the gulf in many ways, from the 18th-century European masters to the early seeds of modernism. In the wake of the revolution to the north and the Napoleonic Wars during his lifetime, tumultuous political and social upheavals in Spain impacted the artist, directly. Goya's artistic […]

There was a bird who lived in the desert; very sick, no feathers, nothing to eat and drink, no shelter to live and kept on cursing his life day and night. One day, an Angel was crossing from that desert, bird stopped the Angel and inquired " where are you going?" Angel replied " I […]

HIGHLIGHTS • National Medical Commission Bill sent to standing committee • There were protests across party lines • Bill regressive and against our interests: DoctorsThe government ate humble pie Tuesday as the controversial National Medical Commission Bill 2017 was sent to Parliament's standing committee on health.That happened amid protests not just by the Opposition, but […]

। व्यवस्था डाक्टरों को "रास्ते" पर लाना चाहती है जो उनके लिए मेक्सिको पैदल जाने से भी ज्यादा कठिन साबित हो रहा है ,क्योंकि डाक्टरी सीख कर आदमी स्वतंत्र हो जाता है।डाक्टरी की कला ही ऐसी निराली है साहब, कि डाक्टर काबिल हो और चाहे, तो यमराज के दरवाजे पर अड़ जाए, या चाहे तो […]

NMC update 2017 •Chair person•Eight  Ex officio – 4 board presidents +4 IAS•Fifteen part time 5+5+5•Ex officio member Secretary•Total – 25 ConstitutionLoading…    Only five part time members will be elected by the registered medical practitioners from amongst themselves from such regional constituencies.  Constitution    Five of them will be from management, law, medical ethics, […]

1. The Proposed Bill A BILL TO CREATE A WORLD-CLASS MEDICAL EDUCATION SYSTEM THAT  ENSURES ADEQUATE SUPPLY OF HIGH QUALITY MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS AT BOTH UNDERGRADUATE AND POST- GRADUATE LEVELS;   ENCOURAGES MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS TO INCORPORATE THE LATEST MEDICAL RESEARCH IN THEIR WORK AND TO CONTRIBUTE TO SUCH RESEARCH;   PROVIDES FOR OBJECTIVE PERIODIC ASSESSMENTS […]

(Forwarded as received) I still remember the times when we used to be taken to the hallowed clinic / hospital of our Doctor for various cuts, bruises and minor surgeries. Our usual boisterous nature and vociferous screams would be instantly subdued and muted once we crossed the threshold of the doctor’s building. Importantly this occurred […]

*PLEASE FORWARD TO ALL YOUR CONTACTS DOCTOR OR NON DOCTOR TO LET THEM KNOW THE EFFECTS OF NMC BILL ON PUBLIC, MEDICAL STUDENTS, DOCTORS, AND LET THEM KNOW WHO IS GETTING BENEFIT BY IT* Dear Friends         National Medical Commission Bil GBl has been tabled in the Lok Sabha.IMA opposes NMC in its  present […]