Daily Archives: 30/01/2020

Subdural and epidural hematomas

A subdural hematoma (SDH) is a type of bleeding in which a collection of blood—usually associated with a traumatic brain injury—gathers between the inner layer of the dura mater and the arachnoid mater of the meninges surrounding the brain. It usually results from tears in bridging veins that cross the subdural space. Subdural hematoma Other […]


Cutaneous Adverse Drug Reactions (CADRs) to commonly used drugs, generally considered safe M3 India Newsdesk Dec 01, 2019 Summary In routine clinical practice, all physicians encounter numerous cases of suspected cutaneous adverse drug reactions (CADR) in various forms. Although such cutaneous reactions are frequent, comprehensive information regarding their incidence, severity and ultimate health effects are […]


  DOCTORS  Treating Regret Despite its pervaisiveness doctors often overlook it. By Dhruv Khullar, M.D. • Jan. 22, 2020   They say time is brain: Every minute you’re not treated for a stroke you lose two million brain cells. It’s a piece of medical trivia which, remarkable as it is, hardly captures the devastation that […]


Following that, the National Consumer Commission has given the following verdict on the issue of hospitals hiring non-MBBS doctors: “When a patient is admitted in a hospital, it is done with the belief that the treatment given in the hospital is being given by qualified doctors under the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956. It is […]