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Hyderabad hospital directed to pay Rs 47 lakh as compensation for death due to medical negligence

New Delhi: The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) has directed Yashoda Hospital, Hyderabad to pay Rs 47 lakh to the wife of a patient who died due to medical negligence.

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Doctors acting as a rubber stamp for drug companies?

New Delhi: A report by the parliamentary standing committee for health and family welfare, which looked at the functioning of the Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO), reveals that some drug companies have been writing scientific recommendations of their own products and submitting them to the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) after getting them endorsed by top doctors for a quicker marketing approval.

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