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 […]

8 Signs of a Healthy Baby Do you wonder if your little one is eating enough, sleeping enough, and on track for all those important milestones? Check out these easy-to-spot signs that prove Baby is both happy and healthy. Pinterest Facebook More Pinterest PhotoAlto/ Veer <img srcset=”https://assets.parents.com/s3fs-public/styles/nfp_220_portrait/public/images/p_PHP3040102.jpg?xkGKL3pGTRZP2N972DYS3qHqBRFVankz 220w, https://assets.parents.com/s3fs-public/styles/nfp_450_portrait/public/images/p_PHP3040102.jpg?nK3SQhvCfnIvU.lkTpTP5kUksWEGtcB3 450w, https://assets.parents.com/s3fs-public/styles/nfp_550_portrait/public/images/p_PHP3040102.jpg?hMjDnVj1Vpn4BLjUUHszkEZ0gvE1D2FA 550w, https://assets.parents.com/s3fs-public/styles/nfp_640_portrait/public/images/p_PHP3040102.jpg?GnszXH9uv9yNNA4c0kA9W3i5kt1d7nAa 640w, https://assets.parents.com/s3fs-public/styles/nfp_860_portrait/public/images/p_PHP3040102.jpg?6skABO0WqGXqHg7tbe07cSU.w0.pMIoo […]

Children can develop the same mental health conditions as adults, but their symptoms may be different. Know what to watch for and how you can help. By Mayo Clinic Staff Mental illness in children can be hard for parents to identify. As a result, many children who could benefit from treatment don’t get the help […]

years ago there was a remarkable incidence of MD paediatrics students final examination in KGMC, Lucknow in which all the PG students were declared “Failed” by the external examiner on the basis of their different diagnosis of a child of 9 month age kept for spot diagnosis ( No History, No Examination was permitted ). […]

Biomedical waste is a misnomer and thrust on medical professionals to harass them and extract money illegally. Take a scenario  a pt with open tuberculosis with diabetic foot admitted in a hospital, pt foot ambutated and marked as biomedical waste and all precautions are required to disposed in a dedicated team in a dedicated incinerator. […]

  ON MEDICINE By Siddhartha Mukherjee Oct. 10, 2018 The anatomy laboratory was always freezing. This was our first course as medical students, and we had split ourselves into groups — four students to every cluster. Each of us carried a copy of “Netter’s Anatomy”; by the end of three months in the lab, […]

Dubai: All tourists and residents of UAE will now be required to fill in an electronic form to get approval to carry any kind of medication for personal use, said a top Ministry of Health and Prevention official. The Import of Personal Medication service was launched at Gitex 2018. The service, which is a part […]

Sophie Soklaridis, Ph.D., Catherine Zahn, M.D.C.M., Ayelet Kuper, M.D., D.Phil., Deborah Gillis, M.A., Valerie H. Taylor, M.D., Ph.D., and Cynthia Whitehead, M.D., Ph.D.et a “Me Too” as a slogan to increase awareness about sexual assault dates back about a dozen years, but it has really taken off in the past 2 years as the issue […]

(c) Dr. Rajas Deshpande Entering the hospital that morning, I was wondering if I could finish early and go for a relaxed dinner with a friend who was visiting. Iwas in an excellent mood when I entered the hospital at about 10 AM. That’s when I heard the noise. In the entrance lobby, there was […]

Movement is scaring off male academics from mentoring women, commentary says Kas Roussy – CBC News October 08, 2018 A group of Canadian scientists says a backlash against the #MeToo Movement is depriving women of mentoring opportunities in academic medicine. (Shutterstock / Panchenko Vladimir) Read Comments Here’s this week’s Second Opinion, a roundup of eclectic […]

Megan Brooks October 05, 2018 • Seven out of 10 physicians would not recommend their profession to their children or other family members, and more than half are thinking about retiring within the next 5 years, including one-third of those under the age of 50, according to a new national survey by The Doctors Company, a physician-owned […]

India is different. In most democratic countries discussions on healthcare have gone sideways as there is a great rift between the Right and the Left with a divider in between. In India, however, there is no Left or Right as nobody is challenging the private market in healthcare. Contrarily, in the West, the conservatives on […]

NEW DELHI: States like Jharkhand and Bihar with acute shortage of doctors have seen few new medical colleges being opened in the last five years, while those with a glut of MBBS seats and doctors continue to allow new private colleges. This is despite doctors’ associations in these states warning against over-production of doctors. In […]

यह धारणा इतनी कॉमन हो चुकी है। हम पहले ही इस केस का वैज्ञानिक इन्वेस्टीगेशन करने के पहले यह मान लेते हैं कि मरीज़ का मुख्य चिकत्सक और अस्पताल का ownner दोनों ही बेहद भ्रष्ट और नैतिक रूप से इतने पतित हैं कि, डेड बॉडी से भी पैसे कमाना चाहते हैं। जिससे यह विश्लेषण नैतिक […]

The salary of Dr.Ronald Ross IMS, the discoverer of Malaria parasite cycle that won him Nobel Prize, was Rs.1000/month when he was posted to Calcutta in 1898 . At that time gold was sold at Rs.18/10 gms. By that reckoning, in today’s money that salary of Rs 1000/- is equal to Rs.15,00,000/( Fifteen lakhs ) […]

Medico Legal, September 28, 2018. Medical board held that apart from other factors, “non-availability of Dr Garg” was one factor too. Jalandhar: On account of delay in treatment, which allegedly led to the death of a patient suffering from myocardial infarction, a city-based cardiologist has been booked under the IPC section 304 A on the […]

Yet Again; Doctors got beaten brutally by mob at BHU. In evening their was a clash at emergency department surgery after a distant aunt of a university student(suffering from cholecystitis) was not given bed due to no vacancy.The alleged student of the Birla hostel of the came with 15-20 of his class-mates and started abusing […]

This is a rather lengthy post. I don’t generally post political opinions and this must not be construed as such. So please read this actual and impartial analysis from the point of view of the person lowest in the rung to implement this Ayushman Bharat scheme. The entire world and every media worth its salt […]

By Sing Lin, Ph.D. Member of National Council of Chinese Institute of Engineers – USA/Greater New York Chapter, and Member of Board of Director of National Taiwan University Alumni Association – Greater New York March 2002 1. Most Creative Years in the Life The Nobel Laureate, Dr. Leo Esaki, delivered the distinguished lecture entitled “Innovation […]

History of my (our) Alma mater ——————————————Sharing the Info from my Respected Seniors! (Dr Anil Chaudhary Via: Dr Neera Chandra) Our Younger Generation of SNMC may not be aware of this Rich Heritage! ——————- During the British Empire’s government, in 1854 S N Medical College was founded for the practice of British military doctors. The […]

Is it not but natural that a doctor who has spent all his life becoming a good doctor and then staying a good doctor with an extensive medical career spanning over 5 decades names his autobiography “The White Apron”? Dr. M. M. Jain (M.D. Medicine, M.D. Pediatrics), who retired recently from Ruby Hall but is […]

(c) Dr. Rajas Deshpande. She had paralysis, over eight times in last six years. Lost vision few times. Lost balance many times. Even lost speech and bits of memory. Severe vertigo woudn’t let her move for days. Many hospital admissions, many injection courses and tests. Barely two weeks ago, she had come to the OPD […]

आज दोपहर मे मै जब अपने अस्पताल मे बैठा मरीजोंका इलाज कर रहा था तो एक medical representive मेरे कमरै मे आये और कहा कि सर आप आजकल कई विषयों पर लेख लिख रहे हैं कभी हमारे विषय मे भी कुछ लिखियेगा । मैने सोचा अरे ये बात मेरे जेहन मे अब तक आई कैसे […]

As usual. interesting reading and sound advice from a very very senior Gynecologist.. Indian healthcare in shambles.. “One Doesn’t Need To Be A Doctor To Start A Hospital, Just As One Can Start A Hotel Without Knowing How To Cook”. 🍁Big businessmen and corporates who must invest their money in profitable ventures knew this very […]

There was a meeting organised for hospital administrators regarding attacks on Medicos, Hospitals and healthcare providers. Following are the “20 hospital commandments” to be implemented for the smooth going of day today affairs of hospitals and clinics. Circulating the suggestions collected over the past several years to prevent hospital attacks. *20 suggestions to prevent hospital […]

LIST OF FDC’S BANNED WITH EFFECT FROM 12-09-2018 AS PER NOTIFICATIONS CIPMMA SL.NO FIXED DOSE COMBINATION NOTIFICATION NO 1 Aceclofenac (SR) + Paracetamol 750 2 Aceclofenac + Paracetamol + Famotidine 744 3 Aceclofenac + Paracetamol + Rabeprazole 705 4 Aceclofenac + Zinc Carnosine 745 5 Acetaminophen + Guaifenesin + Dextromethorphan + Chlorpheniramine 945 6 Acetaminophen […]

  Preamble Patients’ rights are Human rights! The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948) emphasizes the fundamental dignity and equality of all human beings. Based on this concept, the notion of Patient Rights has been developed across the globe in the last few decades. There is a growing consensus at international level that all […]

A Guideline For Medical Students (Speech at a recent Medical Event) © Dr. Rajas Deshpande My dear friends, you will receive many sermons about your responsibility to do charity and social service from those who do no charity themselves. Many who have never done anything worthwhile for the society will remind you of your Hippocratic […]

Advances in psychiatric treatment (2009), vol. 15, 72–79 doi: 10.1192/apt.bp.107.005298 ARTICLE Niall Crumlish is Lecturer in Psychiatry in Trinity College, Dublin. His primary research interests are early psychosis, insight and transcultural psychiatry. Brendan D. Kelly is Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry at University College Dublin. His research interests include the epidemiology of psychosis and relationships between […]

Many cases of sterilization failure are reported in media where the medical team is always accused of it/s failure and few also challenged in court too. In the matter titled as “Lok Nayak Hospital versus Prema, RFA No. 56/2006” the Hon’ble High Court of Delhi vide judgement dated 06.08.2018 has held that medical negligence is […]

Sorry about that! A vast majority of people believes that doctors are a negligent lot. This often implies that doctors are not courteous enough, are brusque to the point of being rude, are not available when needed, and prescribe unnecessary laboratory tests, scans and medicines. At a function organised by the Indian Medical Association on […]

By MARCIA ANGELLOCT. 31, 2004 The $200 Billion Colossus What does the eight-hundred-pound gorilla do? Anything it wants to. What’s true of the eight-hundred-pound gorilla is true of the colossus that is the pharmaceutical industry. It is used to doing pretty much what it wants to do. The watershed year was 1980. Before then, it […]

National Snakebite Management Protocol, 2009. India is recognised as having the highest snakebite mortality in the world. Most of the fatalities are due to the victim not reaching the hospital in time and are preventable. Research has shown that PHC doctors do not treat snakebite mainly due to lack of confidence. At the secondary and […]

Alcohol use is a leading risk factor for death and disability, but its overall association with health remains complex given the possible protective effects of moderate alcohol consumption on some conditions. With our comprehensive approach to health accounting within the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study 2016, we generated improved estimates of […]

A bit longish but a very erudite commentary on present scenario on medical profession and health care. *Copied from FB…* (C) Dr. Sachin Landge Translation: Dr. Rajas Deshpande “One doesn’t need to be a doctor to start a hospital, just as one can start a hotel without knowing how to cook”. Big businessmen and corporates […]

IMA पदाधिकारी द्वारा दिल्ली में दिए गये निराशाजनक बयान ने यह साबित कर दिया कि उन्हें NMC बिल से इसलिए परेशानी नही है कि यह गरीब विरोधी है बल्कि उन्हें इस बिल से इसलिए दिक्कत है क्यों कि उन्हें इससे अपने मक्खन मलाई छिनने का खतरा है ..,. मेडिकल विभाग में आपस में ही छोटा […]

‘Health insurance may require Rs 20,000-30,000 crore … first phase involves only the public hospitals’ August 15, 2018, 2:00 AM Beginning today, the Narendra Modi government’s health insurance scheme Ayushman Bharat – National Health Protection Mission (AB-NHPM) will be rolled out. Indu Bhushan, CEO of the project, in a conversation with Durgesh Nandan Jha explains […]

*LEGAL & ETHICAL ASPECTS* Following Bombay high court verdict to proceed with criminal prosecution in an incident which involved TELEPHONIC CONSULTATION, the issue came to attention of the public and was widely discussed. Although the particular stand by the high court was not finding negligence in TELEPHONIC consultation, but was due to other reasons also. […]

Target beneficiaries of ‘Ayushman Bharat’ scheme are more than 10 crore families belonging to poor and vulnerable population based on SECC database. Updated : August 11, 2018 15:58 IST To ensure that nobody is left out there will be no cap on family size in ‘Ayushman Bharat’ scheme. Ayushman Bharat, often referred to as ‘Modicare’, […]

In a silent yet tough stance towards data breach, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has released a draft of Healthcare Security Law under Digital Information in Healthcare Security Act (DISHA) and has invited comments from stakeholders and readers on the same before April 21. In the draft document shared, the Ministry of Health […]

Association between physical exercise and mental health in 1·2 million individuals in the USA between 2011 and 2015: a cross-sectional study Sammi R Chekroud, Ralitza Gueorguieva, Amanda B Zheutlin, Martin Paulus, Harlan M Krumholz, John H Krystal, Adam M Chekroud Summary Background Exercise is known to be associated with reduced risk of all-cause mortality, cardiovascular […]

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Dr Arun Gupta (President , Delhi Medical Council) :- ” I am glad a debate has been started in medical community regarding menace of telephonic consultation. Though the Mumbai high court case which triggered this debate is not entirely about telephonic consultation only, it has other elements as well. Nevertheless let us try to understand […]

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*LEGAL&ETHICAL ASPECTS* Following Bombay high court verdict to proceed with criminal prosecution in an incident which involved TELEPHONIC CONSULTATION, the issue came to attention of the public and was widely discussed. Although the particular stand by the high court was not finding negligence in TELEPHONIC consultation, but was due to other reasons also. Subsequently arrest […]

Published Online: 16 January, 2018 | Supp Info: http://doi.org/10.1084/jem.20172295 Downloaded from jem.rupress.org on August 6, 2018 Jonathan Kipnis Department of Neuroscience, Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG), School of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Viewpoint          The brain is our computing machine that integrates stimuli […]

Byung-Chul Son, M.D., Ph.D., Deok-Ryeong Kim, M.D., […], and Sang-Won Lee, M.D. Additional article information Abstract article-meta Objective Meralgia paresthetica (MP) is a syndrome of pain and/or dysesthesia in the anterolateral thigh that is caused by an entrapment of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve (LFCN) at its pelvic exit. Despite early accounts of MP, there […]

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How many doctors does India have? Going by data given to Parliament by the Medical Council of India (MCI), there are more than 10.8 lakh doctors registered. In reality, no one really knows as is evident from the MCI’s own answer that 80% availability has to be assumed from this total number. Why 80% and […]

The Great God of Depression By Pagan Kennedy Ms. Kennedy is a contributing opinion writer. Aug. 3, 2018 401 Nearly 30 years ago, the author William Styron outed himself in these page s as mentally ill. “My days were pervaded by a gray drizzle of unrelenting horror,” he wrote in a New York Times Op-Ed […]