Healthcare professionals seems to be confused and worried about their future

ISLAMABAD: Some of the objectives set by the present government in its health reforms are noble but the way they are being implemented with force without meaningful consultations with all the stake holders, they are not likely to achieve their objectives but on the contrary it is destroying the existing health infrastructure.

Read more...

Management of Acute Appendicitis: Need for local Guidelines

According to a report published in Pulse International Nov. 15th 2021 authors of a single center study conducted in Ireland on the group of 186 patients have recommended Surgery as the mainstay of treatment in acute appendicitis, Historically the satisfactory management of Acute appendicitis and prevention

Read more...

IBHM, DUHS and ILE sign MOU to develop Influential Healthcare Leaders

KARACHI: Institute of Business and Health Management at Dow University of Health Sciences and Institute of Leadership Excellent (ILE) an entity established by PharmEvo Pharmaceuticals have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop Influential Healthcare Leaders. 

Read more...

More than 80% of the world’s vaccines have gone to G20 countries

GENEVA: COVID-19 has exposed and exacerbated fundamental weaknesses in the global architecture for pandemic preparedness and response. This was stated by Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General, at the Special Session of the World Health Assembly held recently.

Read more...

WHO advises against use of convalescent plasma for Covid-19

Convalescent plasma (a transfusion of blood plasma from someone who has recovered from covid-19) is not recommended for patients with covid-19, says a WHO Guideline Development Group of international experts in a communication published in The BMJ recently.

Read more...

New synthetic peptides could attenuate atherosclerosis

Atherosclerosis, a lipid-triggered chronic inflammatory disease of our arteries, is the main cause of strokes and heart attacks. An international team of researchers led by the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and the LMU University Hospital has developed novel synthetic peptides that can help to prevent atherosclerosis in vitro,

Read more...

Speakers highlight the importance of choosing psychiatry as a specialization

LAHORE: Promoting psychiatry among medical students is an integral part of World Psychiatric Association (WPA) Triennium Action Plan 2020-2023. In this regard, Academic Department of Psychiatry & Behavioural Sciences, KEMU/Mayo Hospital, and Lahore organized a Webinar and panel discussion at King Edward Medical University

Read more...

Specialized Societies of Physiological Sciences may enhance customized research & learning - Prof. M. Aslam

ISLAMABAD: The 17th Biennial International Conference of Pakistan Physiological Society was held at Al-Nafees Medical College, Islamabad from 25-26 November 2021 with collaboration of Isra University, Hyderabad, Al-Tibri Medical College and Hospital-Karachi,

Read more...

AJKMC aims at producing competent, honest Medical Graduates with human values-Prof. Mulazim Hussain Bukhari

LAHORE: A delegation of Faculty and students of Azad Jammu Kashmir Medical College visited King Edward Medical University to develop collaborative activities in research and medical education. The delegation was led by the principal AJKMC, Prof Mulazim Hussain Bukhari.

Read more...

Alarming trends related to Puberty, Health and Hygiene persist among adolescents

LAHORE: Findings of a unique project “Safar-e-Hifazat” accomplished by Nur Center for Research & Policy in collaboration with AMPLIFYChange has highlighted some alarming trends that continue to persist among adolescents related to Puberty, Health and Hygiene. The project was started in April 2019 and completed in May 2021.

Read more...

© Professional Medical Publications. All rights reserved.