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MCI declares IGNOU’s medical courses as illegal | A new low in medical profession: Doctor tells junior to kill TB patient

The Medical Council of India (MCI) has issued a circular declaring the postgraduate diploma courses in HIV Medicine, Health Management, Maternal & Child Health and Geriatric Medicine offered by the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi as illegal.

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Duped into selling his kidney, this 23-year-old exposed an illegal organ racket in Mumbai | ‘Vascular surgery still a neglected field in India’

Sundar Singh Jatav at first declined to sell a kidney. But then he was told that donating a kidney was no different than giving blood. One day his kidney was removed. But he was never paid.

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Civil surgeon withholds medical officers’ pay for failure to identify quacks | States approve proposal to replace MCI

Bokaro Civil Surgeon Dr Sobhan Murmu has withheld salaries of medical officers in-charge of Community Health Centres (CHCs) of the district following their failure to submit a list of quacks active in the area.

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Two feared dead after fire breaks out in Murshidabad hospital | Government open to ideas to improve surrogacy bill, says Nadda

The fire reportedly originated from an AC machine. Flames were first noticed at the first floor of the hospital near the children ward.

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AIIMS surgeon performs ‘first of its kind’ knee operation | New guidelines to educate doctors on medical ethics

Dr Rajesh Malhotra, head of the orthopaedics department at AIIMS, New Delhi, on Friday claimed to have performed a first of its kind surgery, aimed at addressing osteoarthritis by operating only on the inside compartment of a knee.

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Five doctors sent to jail | ‘It’s very easy to make doctors the scapegoats’ | Kidney racket alleged kingpin flees from train

A holiday magistrate on Saturday sent all five doctors, including the chief executive officer and medical director of Mumbai-based Hiranandani Hospital to judicial custody till August 26.

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Hiranandani Hospital’s CEO, Medical Director Arrested | Elderly Doctor Couple Murdered in Private Clinic | 17 Medical Students Expelled from College

Five doctors of Mumbai-based L H Hiranandani Hospital, including chief executive officer Sujit Chatterjee, medical director Anurag Naik and Dr Mukesh Shetye, Dr Mukesh Shah and Dr Prakash Shetty, were arrested on Tuesday evening for alleged involvement in the kidney transplant racket unearthed at the trust-run facility on July 14.

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Dr Devi Shetty, Dr LH Hiranandani, Dr Mahesh Verma win FICCI Healthcare Excellence Awards

New Delhi: Dr Devi Prasad Shetty, founder, Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bangalore; and Dr L H Hiranandani, chairman, Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital, Mumbai have been conferred with the Lifetime Achievement Award at FICCI Healthcare Excellence Awards 2012. Dr Mahesh Verma, director and principal, Maulana Azad Institute of Dental Sciences, New Delhi has been honoured with the Healthcare Personality of the Year award.

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International Oncology Services raises Rs 20 crore from Rajasthan Venture Capital Fund

New Delhi: Jaipur-based Rajasthan Venture Capital Fund (RVCF) has invested Rs 20 crore in International Oncology Services, a super specialty cancer care company for an undisclosed equity stake.

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American College of Cardiology ties up with Indian hospitals to study heart ailments patterns

Mumbai: American College of Cardiology (ACC), a medical association whose guidelines for treating heart diseases are followed across the globe, will tie up with 10 Indian hospitals, including KEM Hospital, Bombay Hospital, Asian Heart Institute and Hiranandani Hospital, to study the patterns of heart ailments here.

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