Daily Archives: 11/07/2012

Medical negligence

Medical negligence Gratuitously advices shall not be considered liable when the actions are within the established medical procedures Any doctor who is qualified by medical council and renders emergency care or treatment to a person suffering or appearing to suffer from cardiac arrest, which may include the use of an automated external defibrillator, in good […]

Exercise as the fifth vital sign

Exercise as the fifth vital sign Abantika Ghosh (excerpts from Indian Express): Scientists have called for categorizing exercise as the fifth vital sign of the condition of a body, after temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiratory rate. In a two-part series on exercise and sports medicine in The Lancet, to coincide with the coming Olympics, […]