Daily Archives: 14/01/2018

Our judges, their judges

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 […]

Last patient

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 […]

My Last Day as a Surgeon

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 […]

Fate and The Fatal Healthcare Gamble.

© 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 […]

Medical negligence

(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 […]