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Guest blog: Doctor as the detective

Guest blog: Doctor as the detective

The call came again from Mr. Devarajan’s apartment. I had gone there the same afternoon and found him fairly alright though his arm was still twitching a bit. He was able to swallow food and was comfortable and even spoke to me with some optimism which had cheered me. Now, comes this call of distress....
Guest Column: Good Medical Practice Part 2: Changing Behavior of the Indian Patient

Guest Column: Good Medical Practice Part 2: Changing Behavior of the Indian Patient

                                 Today’s patient is an inquisitive patient.   Patient has become a healthcare consumer with demands similar to any other service industry consumer.  Knowledge and understanding of the needs of patients and their families now is more crucial than ever...