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 […]

Why should a library that specialises in the history and culture of medicine commemorate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death? Dr Anna Maerker, who provides a Shakespeare and Medicine lecture at the Wellcome Library for acting students, kicks off our Shakespeare-inspired blog series with some good reasons ‘why?’. Students from RADA at the Shakespeare and […]

  Thenal Health Policy 2017 outlines a robust framewr)rk for achieving Health for All through the adoption of the basic principles of accessibility, quality and affordabitity, and by leveraging the power of information and communication technologies to strengthen rhe healthcire delivery systems. The historic and landmark launch ot Ayushman Bharat Schem€, which is cperational […]

Shakespeare, Smith, and Medicine Shakespeare has long been known for his medical knowledge.  References to disease, doctors, and treatments occur in almost every play––in some, like Hamlet, Troilus, Coriolanus, Lear and Timon, to the extent that they permeate the atmosphere with morbidity.  Hamlet’s muttered remark: “Something is rotten in the State of Denmark” initiates a […]

Read it and apply, esp the part on diet. Useful for all MEN over-40: A useful article / talk on Benign Prostate Hyperplasia (BPH) or in simple terms, Enlarged Prostate. Diet is the most important part of this talk which is something within our control; and it works. FULL TEXT OF PROSTATE HEALTH AWARENESS LECTURE […]

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Page 1 of 7 AJRCCM Articles in Press. Published on 28-October- Matthew Cove MBChB1, John A. Kellum MD2 Addresses: – 1 – 2 – Department of Medicine, National University Health System, NUHS Tower Block Level 10, 1E Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119228, Singapore. Center for Critical Care Nephrology, Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of […]

©️ Dr. Rajas Deshpande “Have you forgotten your oath, doctor?” asked the Hon’ble minister to Dr. Prasad. The fat elderly reporter accompanying the Hon’ble minister laughed. “We must teach these doctors a lesson” he said. Being a doctor, good language and behavior is essential. So Dr. Prasad swallowed the immediate reaction that had sprung to […]

In the history of medical care, medical records served one purpose and two masters: to record diagnosis and treatment for physicians to refer to and for patients to use to transfer care when they desired. The medical record was a simple 3 x 5 or ledger card in the 1950s. The patient paid directly for […]

 VIEWPOINT Christoph U. Correll, MD Department of Psychiatry, The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Northwell Health, Glen Oaks, New York; Department of Psychiatry and Molecular Medicine, Donald and Barbara School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Hempstead, New York; The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Center for Psychiatric Neuroscience, Manhasset, New York; and Department of Child and Adolescent […]

JAMA Guide to Statistics and Methods Xiuqing Guo, PhD; Jerome I. Rotter, MD Each individual’s genetic makeup influences the presence of, mani- festation of, and susceptibility to disease. The identification of spe- cific genetic regions that influence disease for mendelian genetic con- Clinical Review & Education    Related article page 1682 ditions, such […]

         Volume 61, Number 6 November-December 2019                                       EDITORIAL Recovery […]

The book is a good effort. However , there are serious problems in the doctor- patient relationship and the way medicine is commercialised. Here are two recent stories from The Hindu- open page. The remedies have to be at multiple levels including the way medicine is practiced. Murthy The Hindu, Oct 20 2019 Recently, I […]

  EXAMINATIONS      STRESS   RELATIONSHIPS RAGGING MENTAL WELLBEING INDEPENDENCE SEXUALIT SELF-CARE  TIME MANAGEMENT     Disclaimer: Any technology platform, nutrition and exercise suggestions in this book should not be construed as medical advice or endorsements by White Swan Foundation. We have provided additional reading material […]

a new study appearing in the journal Science, a team led by Michigan Medicine researchers, working with collaborators at Harvard, has discovered a specific mechanism by which a “weapon” used by the immune system, called itaconate, targets Mtb. Researchers only recently discovered that itaconate is produced in large amounts by the immune system when under […]

प्रेस विज्ञप्ति 29/10/19 भोपाल माननीय महोदय, डॉक्टर कफ़ील खान के भविष्य की योजना तथा स्वस्थ भारत (Health for all) कैम्पेन का शुभारम्भ भारत की स्वास्थ्य प्रणाली को एक बड़ी सुधार की जरूरत है | 1-स्वास्थ्य सेवा का मूल पहलू- प्राथमिक स्वास्थ्य सेवा जर्जरस्थिति मे है | 2-सार्वजनिक व्यय कुल जीडीपी का 1.2% स्थिर है | […]

*Can meditation change your genes??* How many times have you heard people say, ‘Oh it’s in my genes. There is nothing I can do about it!’ or, ‘Of course she is good in math! Her father is a math professor. It’s in her genes’ ? We are beginning to think of our genes as our […]

 Fundamentals of Motivational Interviewing Fundamentals of Motivational Interviewing Tips and Strategies for Addressing Common Clinical Challenges JULIE A. SCHUMACHER MICHAEL B. MADSON 1 1 Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Oxford New York Auckland […]

Case Ms. P presented to a dental clinic with complaints of pain in her lower jaw.  Her condition was assessed by Dr. A, and it was diagnosed by her that the pain was arising from the seventh tooth of the patient and that the tooth required immediate extraction. Ms. P followed Dr. A’s advice and […]

There is one very important thing both you and your hubby-to-be need to get done before D-Day. Medical check-ups are not only advised, but a must do for a happy and healthy married life. Many are apprehensive about this, and have pre-conceived notions, but doing this will help you avoid unwanted and unneeded stress and […]

Panic in Pakistani City After 900 Children Test Positive for H.I.V. Health workers say the reuse of syringes drove the outbreak in the city of Ratodero. Four of Imtiaz Jalbani’s six children contracted H.I.V. His two youngest, 14-month-old Rida and 3-year-old Sameena, have died. Credit… Mustafa Hussain for The New York Times By Zia ur-Rehman […]

  doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2019.08.017 Advance Access Publication Date: xxx Special Article Christopher C. Young1,2,*, Erica M. Harris2, Charles Vacchiano1,3, Stephan Bodnar3, Brooks Bukowy3, R. Ryland D. Elliott2, Jaclyn Migliarese3, Chad Ragains2, Brittany Trethewey3, Amanda Woodward4, Marcelo Gama de Abreu5, Martin Girard6, Emmanuel Futier7, Jan P. Mulier8, Paolo Pelosi9,10 and Juraj Sprung11 1Department of Anesthesiology, Duke […]

Cycloserine is a highly effective second line anti-tuberculosis medication, the use of which has increased in recent times due to emergence of multi-drug resistance. One of the side-effects is psychosis characterized by paranoia, hallucinations and affective instability. These symptoms are usually reported within the first 2 weeks of therapy in 30–50% of patients receiving Cycloserine […]

धन्वन्तरि हिन्दू धर्म में एक देवता हैं। अौर ये सेन राजवंश के थे । वे महान चिकित्सक थे जिन्हें देव पद प्राप्त हुआ। हिन्दू धार्मिक मान्यताओं के अनुसार ये भगवान विष्णु के अवतार समझे जाते हैं। इनका पृथ्वी लोक में अवतरण समुद्र मंथन के समय हुआ था। शरद पूर्णिमा को चंद्रमा, कार्तिक द्वादशी को कामधेनु […]

  Dr Manigreeva Krishnatreya Medical Officer    AGING • Aging is a gradual and continuous process of natural change that begins in early adulthood. • During early middle age, many bodily functions begin to gradually decline • People do not become old or elderly at any specific age  AGING TYPES Chronologic […]

(c) Dr. Rajas Deshpande “What is the exact diagnosis?” the patient, Mr. Abhishek asked. In his early thirties and succesful, Abhishek was anxious too. I told him that his looked like a stress headache, migraine was a possibility, the tests I had told him would help us rule out other possibilities. There is no lab […]

This book is dedicated to the hundreds of thousands of physicians, of all degrees and specialties, who adhere to the unconditional commitment to reinforce the importance and significance of our patient’s lives. Thanks to my colleagues, friends and wife Erin for encouraging me to pursue this book. Also a special recognition to my son Greg, […]

The VOLUMES here submitted to the reader are not, in any sense, a Medical work. The object of the Author is not to direct persons how to physic themselves, or this work might well be entitled Every Man his own Poisoner. The leading title implies that it has as much to do with Patients as […]

Prologue Chronicles of a Gynaecologist had been out for more than a year now and I was basking in the success of becoming a doctor-author. My first book focussed on two sections of society I fought passionately for, women and doctors. The book was about the gynaecologist and her patient. But, what made a doctor, […]

Slow walkers beware: A sluggish pace can already signal “accelerated aging” in adults in their 40s, while those who naturally walk more briskly may have younger brains and bodies, a new study has found. It’s a health marker anyone can easily measure. Doctors know a slow walk in elderly people can indicate poor health, but […]

   What every postgraduate must know FIRST EDITION Edited by: Dr. Suhas Chandran MD. Dr. Kishor M. MD.       ISBN: 978-93-5391-222-2 Copyright: All rights reserved. The concept, the contents, print & publica on, in all its formats (hard copy & so copy version) are copyright proper es of […]

New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry on Monday finalised the names of 25 members of the National Medical Commission (NMC), which will replace the Medical Council of India (MCI), through a draw of lots from the nominations sent by the state governments, Union territories and state medical councils. Once the NMC comes into being, the […]

Ignorance of the law is never an excuse especially when it comes to the medical profession, the doctors are under tremendous pressure to perform at the best of their ability and follow the lawsuit in general as their performance reflects if the patient would be cured or saved. They have certain civil and criminal responsibilities. […]

 Scanned with CamScanner 1 Government of Punjab (Department of Health and Family Welfare) NOTIFICATION Chandigarh, the…………… 2019 G.S.R……. In exercise of the powers conferred by the proviso to Sub Section (2) and (4) of Section 121 of the Mental Healthcare Act, 2017, the State Government hereby makes the following rules, as depicted in Part-I. […]

  On Writing, Editing, and Publishing Jacques Barzun Telling About Society Howard S. Becker Tricks of the Trade Howard S. Becker Writing for Social Scientists Howard S. Becker Permissions, A Survival Guide Susan M. Bielstein e Cra of Translation John Biguenet and Rainer Schulte, editors e Cra of Research Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. […]

835043   research-article2019 SMO0010.1177/2050312119835043SAGE Open MedicineGyawali et al.  Review Paper SAGE Open Medicine  Sepsis: The evolution in definition, pathophysiology, and management Bishal Gyawali*, Karan Ramakrishna* and Amit S Dhamoon Abstract There has been a significant evolution in the definition and management of sepsis over the last three decades. This is driven in […]

Spahn et al. Critical Care (2019) 23:98 https://doi.org/10.1186/s13054-019-2347-3 RESEARCH  Open Access The European guideline on management of major bleeding and coagulopathy following trauma: fifth edition Donat R. Spahn1, Bertil Bouillon2, Vladimir Cerny3,4,5,6, Jacques Duranteau7, Daniela Filipescu8, Beverley J. Hunt9, Radko Komadina10, Marc Maegele11, Giuseppe Nardi12, Louis Riddez13, Charles-Marc Samama14, Jean-Louis Vincent15 and Rolf Rossaint16* […]

RESEARCH          Diagnosis of elevated intracranial pressure in critically ill adults: systematic review and meta-analysis Shannon M Fernando,1,2 Alexandre Tran,3,4 Wei Cheng,5 Bram Rochwerg,6,7 Monica Taljaard,3,5 Kwadwo Kyeremanteng,1,5 Shane W English,1,3,5 Mypinder S Sekhon,8 Donald E G Griesdale,8,9,10 Dar Dowlatshahi,3,5,11 Victoria A McCredie,12,13 Eelco F M Wijdicks,14 […]

Hindawi Critical Care Research and Practice Volume 2019, Article ID 6948710, 11 pages https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/6948710 Review Article in the Critical Care Setting Adeel Rafi Ahmed ,1 Ayanfeoluwa Obilana,2 and David Lappin3 1MB BCh BAO MRCPI MRCP(UK) PGDip (ClinEd), Holder of European Certificate in Nephrology, University Hospital Galway, Galway, Ireland 2MB BCh BAO MRCPI, Specialist Registrar in […]

Jung et al. Ann. Intensive Care (2019) 9:92 https://doi.org/10.1186/s13613-019-0563-2 REVIEW Open Access                          Diagnosis and management of metabolic acidosis: guidelines from a French expert panel Boris Jung1,2*, Mikaël Martinez3,4, Yann‐Erick Claessens5, […]

835043   research-article2019 SMO0010.1177/2050312119835043SAGE Open MedicineGyawali et al.  Review Paper SAGE Open Medicine  Sepsis: The evolution in definition, pathophysiology, and management Bishal Gyawali*, Karan Ramakrishna* and Amit S Dhamoon Abstract There has been a significant evolution in the definition and management of sepsis over the last three decades. This is driven in […]

  AMERICAN THORACIC SOCIETY DOCUMENTS Diagnosis and Treatment of Adults with Community-acquired Pneumonia An Official Clinical Practice Guideline of the American Thoracic Society and Infectious Diseases Society of America Joshua P. Metlay*, Grant W. Waterer*, Ann C. Long, Antonio Anzueto, Jan Brozek, Kristina Crothers, Laura A. Cooley, Nathan C. Dean, Michael J. Fine, Scott […]

Advice to Young Psychiatrists From a Very Old One psychiatric residency ©️FrankPeters/AdobeStock Allen Frances, MD October 4, 2019 Couch in Crisis Dr Frances is Professor Emeritus and former Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Duke University; Chair, DSM-IV Task Force. He is the author of Saving Normal and Essentials of Psychiatric Diagnosis. Twitter: @AllenFrancesMD. I recently came […]

BENGALURU: What the income-tax raids on educational institutions run by Congress leaders have unearthed is merely the tip of the iceberg, said I-T department officials. They suspect a major scam wherein medical college managements block seats under National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test and later sell them at exorbitant rates. PubMatic ad tag (Javascript) : IP_TOI_timesofindia.indiatimes.com_Both_300x250 | https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/ […]

Reviewed at the Consensus group meeting at Hotel Tunga , August ,2014 President FOGSI:DrSuchitraPandit Guideline development Group : Meeting August 30,2014 Drafted by DrSuchetaKinjawdekar Guideline development group Dr. Sanjay Gupte,FOGSI Chairman of the GCPR (Obstetrics committee) DrShaliniSingh ,ICMR DrNozerSheriar (Secretary General FOGSI) Dr. RekhaKurian (Vice President Elect FOGSI) Dr. UdayThanawala (Vice President Elect FOGSI Dr.GirijaWagh […]

Dr. Arshad Gulam Mohammad This is one medical syndrome, if it can be termed thus, that is not described in any textbook. No medical journal has ever discussed this phenomenon. But ask any practising physician or surgeon and he will talk about it hours on end. Every practising doctor holds it in dread and is […]

© Dr. Rajas Deshpande False reviews and online beratings against doctors and hospitals have become a reality. However much a doctor goes out of the way to do the best for his/ her patient, following are the reasons why negative reviews are still uploaded, some of them ridiculous: 1. Denial of false certification. 2. Recording […]

Once again, the doctor kafeel has got a clean chit in just 2 Case-answering it. And yes thank you so much for the birthday wishes 🥰 Thank you all for the lovely birthday wishes ❤️ A controversy has been created over the recent enquiry report- plz watch how they are haunting me again🙏 For full […]

PCRM members are petitioning the FDA to place warning labels on dairy. | PCRM October 8, 2019 Charlotte Pointing Senior Editor, UK | LIVEKINDLY | Southsea, United Kingdom | Contactable via charlotte@livekindly.com | Charlotte has an upper second class honors in History from Oxford Brookes University and a postgraduate certificate in Cultural Heritage from Winchester […]

NEW DELHI: India accounts for 28% of global suicides but nearly half of the population is neither aware about mental health issues nor has access to a mental health facility within a 20km radius, says an independent study conducted across seven north Indian states. About 43% of the respondents had a family member or friend […]