Tag Archives: Unethical Medical Practices

Seven doctors suspended for unethical medical practices

Hyderabad: The Telangana State Medical Council (TSMC) on Friday suspended the medical registration of Dr G Chandra Bhushan for two years for conducting a limb-lengthening surgery on a “perfectly healthy” 5.7-foot-tall S Nikhil Reddy on April 5 at Global Hospitals. The surgery left 22-year-old Reddy bed-ridden.

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Book Review: ‘The Ethical Doctor’ Talks About the Role Society Plays in Perpetuating Medical Corruption

It is still not widely realized in our medical system that after patients, the biggest victims of medical corruption are honest doctors and young medical graduates who involuntarily get sucked into the unhealthy system.

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Consumer forum asks MCI to identify unethical medical practitioners

New Delhi: The East Delhi Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum has asked the Medical Council of India (MCI) and the union health ministry to identify doctors indulging in unethical medical practices and take steps to restore faith of the people in the profession.

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I’ve not insulted medical profession: Aamir Khan

New Delhi: Pats and brickbats — Aamir Khan was prepared for it all when he set out to discuss burning issues in his debut TV show “Satyamev Jayate”. Fearless and convinced about the aim of the show, the actor-filmmaker says he is totally unapologetic about raising the issue of malpractices in the medical profession, thereby upsetting an umbrella body of 21 medical institutions.

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