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Santosh Andhale

  • Kin of deceased Nashik docs to benefit under MMA scheme

    MMC is a statutory body having powers to suspend a doctor's license if s/he is found guilty of malpractice.

    Monday, 25 May 2015 - 6:10am
  • Experts panel to monitor life-saving implants' prices

    On Tuesday, FDA authorities had written a letter to the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA), asking it to regulate the high prices of cardiac stents.

    Friday, 22 May 2015 - 6:45am
  • Aruna Shanbaug's case to be published in medical journal

    Aruna, the former nurse at KEM Hospital, died on Monday after lying comatose for 42 years following a brutal sexual assault. Shanbaug had been a special occupant at KEM's ward number 4. In her four decades there, she was shifted from only twice – to an ICU unit for a month in 2013 when she suffered...

    Thursday, 21 May 2015 - 5:55am
  • Kalbadevi fire officer's surgery postponed

    Nesarikar sustained 50% burn injuries in the Kalbadevi fire, and has already had one surgery at NBC.

    Wednesday, 20 May 2015 - 6:10am
  • Aruna Shanbaug's case is rare in medical history: Doctors

    Dr Jayesh Lele, IMA president elect, Maharashtra, said, "Shanbaug's case was exceptional because she was in hospital and nurses took utmost care of her. Had it been any other hospital, this would have never been possible." He further said that Shanbaug's case should also be a wake-up call for the...

    Wednesday, 20 May 2015 - 5:40am
  • Differing opinions among doctors?

    Aruna Shanbaug, one of the few patients who well passed her prime under hospital surveillance, passed away on Monday, spending nearly 42 years in the hospital. Doctors say this is a landmark case in medical history.

    Tuesday, 19 May 2015 - 9:00am
  • Death embraces Aruna Shanbaug, finally

    Former nurse, who was in a vegetative state for 42 yrs after being sexually, dies at KEM hospital on Monday

    Tuesday, 19 May 2015 - 5:00am
  • KEM Hospital's ward no.4 for women became Shanbaug's home

    Every nurse who served as staff in the KEM hospital, got the chance to work under the Medicine Department on a rotational basis. Almost every nurse took care of her for a few months under the same arrangement.

    Tuesday, 19 May 2015 - 7:50am
  • Of brutal attack and unconditional love. Long live Aruna Shanbaug...

    We had diagnosed her for pneumonia and she was on antibiotics. She was responding well to the treatment and we were planning to wean her off the ventilator. On Monday morning, she suffered a massive heart attack. We tried reviving her but in vain, the dean said. Earlier, the 67-year-old nurse had...

    Tuesday, 19 May 2015 - 7:00am
  • Maharashtra: Ethics to be introduced in state's MBBS syllabus

    The MUHS is an umbrella institute of all the medical colleges in Maharashtra. Its aim is to ensure proper and systematic instruction, teaching, training and research in modern medicine and the Indian system of medicine in Maharashtra, and to have balanced growth in the medical sciences. There are...

    Monday, 18 May 2015 - 6:50am