A basic overview of what epidemiology is, its application in clinical research and why it is the building block of medicine.
Category: Theme Articles
As the world takes a step towards Evidence-Based Medicine, a pertinent question is whether alternative medicine is simply equivalent to a placebo or a science not yet explained by our skill set? This issue has become even more important in the times of a bridge course that could potentially link AYUSH and allopathic medicine. The therapies under alternative medicine have been practiced since time immemorial but is that enough to be able to recommend them to patients.
Indian Public Health Policies and Programmes from our perspective.
Social sciences and management of health services: Do you know what it takes to manage a hospital, a district or even the healthcare of the country?
Have you ever imagined what it would be like leading hundreds of people or maybe even more? Do you know who makes sure that the doctors, nurses and the rest of the paramedical staff are able to work expeditiously in a smooth setting? Well, that’s when the role of healthcare managers comes into play. Would you like to manage a healthcare setting maybe even at a district, state or national level someday?