Tag: "bogus" at medical news
Defective HIV Testing Kits Poses Serious Health Risks
...the bank to go public with the findings about "the bogus
HIV testing kits supplied by NACO and used by hospitals across India," Saha said. Saha and other members of the World Bank team discovered that that there was "fraud" in distribution of HIV testing kits that has put Indian patients in serious dange...
Fake Drug Found in Chinese Hospitals, Outlets: Report
...he fake drug and have so far turned up a series of bogus
sale receipts to the hospitals and drug sellers where it has turned up, the report said. The scandal comes after China's former top drug administrator Zheng Xiaoyu was sentenced to death last month for accepting bribes in return for granting approv...
Quack of Gurgaon Confesses of Aborting 250 Female Fetuses
...ed for practising as a medical practitioner with a bogus
medical degree. "In 1994, he had been fined for possession of spurious drugs. Now a case has been registered against him under provisions of the Indian Penal Code, including cheating, and the Medical Council Act," Dhawan said. The clinic has be...
US Psychiatrist Suspended from Practicing Medicine for Involvement in Doping Scam
...undering scheme. He is accused of depositing three bogus
checks totaling 775,000 dollars. Montgomery pleaded guilty to the charges on April 9, 2007. He is due to be sentenced in November, and is expected to serve up to 46 months in prison. GPL/V...
Maharashtra Cracks Down On Fake Doctors
...igence while under the treatment of an unqualified bogus
doctor. The report was presented before the Bombay High Court by assistant government pleader, Pradeep Patil. The report reveals that, 69 cases have been filed in Mumbai itself against quacks of which one cased has been proven guilty, 63 cases are p...
New Zealand Scientist Warns On Fake Drugs
... anti-malaria agent called Artesunate. He said the bogus
drugs were mainly sold in Asia and Africa, but a wide range of counterfeit drugs was being produced and turning up in many countries via the internet. GNS Science described Mildenhall as one of the world's top forensic palynologists, a scientist wh...
Chinese PLA Names Bogus Army Medical Bodies Selling Fake Drugs
...ces health department today published a list of 16 bogus
military medical institutions advertising fake med...d efforts to crack down on drugs fraud.// "These bogus
military institutions advertised fake drugs in newspapers, magazines and on websites, posing a serio...
Beware Of Bogus Claims by HGH Spray Internet Marketers
...leading promotional methods that aim to legitimize bogus
spray and nutritional HGH products.// Various sp...leading promotional methods that aim to legitimize bogus
spray and nutritional HGH products. Be mindful that the only scientifically validated, reliable me...
Does Magnet Therapy Posses Healing Powers?
... He also agrees that there has been a number of bogus
articles sold in the name of magnetic treatment but one should not tell that the entire treatment modality of using magnets is a of no use. All magnets have individual properties and when they are put to use properly the definitive results can be o...
Half of world's children are passive smokers - damning disclosure from WHO
...jors and said "big tobacco companies have paid for bogus
scientific studies, unleashed well-funded campaigns to attack legitimate studies, set up front groups to push smokers rights, sued health authorities in court, and done everything in their power to delay and defeat meaningful action on second-hand sm...