Peritoneal mesothelioma is an asbestos related cancer. It accounts for 30% of all the cases of mesothelioma. Recent advances in treatment modalities have resulted in better survival among patients.
The philosophy that all men are born equal and should be treated as such extends to the the debate regarding healthcare being a right to all or a privilege to only those who could afford it.
Diabetic women are at increased risk of having still birth.The pathological mechanism relating to foetal death and the role of good sugar control in reducing the risk of stillbirth will be discussed.
Sepsis is a serious medical condition and has a high morality rate. Early diagnosis and treatment can help reduce mortality and morbidity. Procalcitonin is biomarker for the early diagnosis of sepsis.
Heat stroke is a hyperthermic syndrome in which the body temperature increases. It is a medical emergency and should never be confused with the increase in body temperature due to fever.
We need to review the effect of iron supplementation to the mother on the health and iron stores of both mother and child during pregnancy and immediately following delivery.
In India now-days we see a lot of reports of violence against doctors where a mob of people manhandles or brutally assaults a doctor. These incidents mostly occur in reaction to the death of a patient