Tag: "overseas" at medical news
Frozen food invite food poisoning
According to British microbiologists, in the overseas
travel, pre-packed sandwiches and cold meat raise the risk of poisoning with a common bacterium. Campylobacter is a major cause of food poisoning in the UK. It causes diarrhoea, vomiting and abdominal pain and even complications like arthritis and Gu...
FDA's control is inherently weak
...tration has few details about the dramatic rise in overseas
drug testing and reforms are needed to protect both foreign patients taking experimental medicines and Americans who buy products based on their results. The number of pharmaceutical researchers working outside the United States who voluntarily repo...
Promoting Medical Tourism In India
... October this year , the Government plans to start overseas
marketing of India as a medical tourism destination. // Senior Government officials say that the formalities for marketing medical facilities to a global audience have already started and they hope to complete the process of price-banding of hospital...
Global Hospitals coming to city of Joy
...vindranath. The hospital is basically aimed for overseas
patients from these regions. “More and more patients from the west will come to India as the cost of healthcare is much higher there than in India,” he added. The hospital will have provision for free-beds for poor...
India - Favored Orthopedics Surgery Destination
...ide experience helps to win over the confidence of overseas
patients. The India doctor is no stranger to an overseas
patient as the Indian practitioners run almost 25% of health service in the UK, USA and Canada.. W...
John Hopkins CGHH program provides Global Health education
...aid, “Don’t wait for poorly funded medical systems overseas
to put discoveries into play. Do it yourself. Improve the quality of care that patients receive directly from their own health care providers.” Online course on AIDS: Barlett and Gallant are working hard to upgrade their online courses and websi...
India – Haven Of Medical Touris
... expert doctors to cater to the increasing flow of overseas
patients. "The task of identifying hospitals an...priority sector for us," he asserted. The boom in overseas
patients has prompted scores of Indian doctors working abroad to return home. "Doctors are so well ...
Apollo Hospitals Short-listed to Provide Diagnostics in the UK
... from Apollo. At a time of medical tourism, when overseas
patients are flying to India to get treatment, participating in the NHS initiative is a high-profile milestone for the Indian healthcare provider, observed a representative with the segment. The Apollo Group is also participating in bids to carry o...
Wockhardt Group Plans Hospital In Delhi By End-2007
...'s Mumbai hospital is attracting a large number of overseas
patients for cardiac, neuro and orthopaedic surger...rthopaedics," he said. Though it seeks to attract overseas
patients, Bali said the hospital group would reach out to the community within the country through i...
Festive Tip For Wine Shoppers
... Rotthaus. 'he fact that a lot is purchased from overseas
is tied up with emotions.' According to Rotthaus, many customers associate French or Italian wine with certain lifestyles. The fact that the same wine can have different names proves his point. One of the more popular red wines, 'pinot noir' sounds ...
Our Gain US’s Loss in the Health Care Facility
...e done there to offset the American patients going overseas
for their treatment....
The mystery of the bulge in North Queenslanders
...k in agriculture, and there's a lot of people from overseas
who have been screened for conditions, like diabetes, and don't have them," Prof Kennedy said. "And we know there is quite a young population overall, so it is quite surprising that the prevalence of diseases like diabetes is just as bad as the res...
No Cure for the New Mosquito-Borne Disease, Chikungunya
... this disease would spread to Madagascar, a French overseas
department with a population of 760 000 and hence has posted 400 extra troops to help fight the mosquitoes that have been spreading the disease. It has also $720 000 to fight the outbreak. ...
Biocon To Raise Its Investment In Scotland
...work, a group of 900 senior business leaders based overseas
who try to help Scottish companies and the economy. The Financial Times report said that Mazumdar-Shaw was introduced to the network by John Shaw, her Scottish husband. The report added that Mazumdar-Shaw was also excited by Scotland's potential...
New 'PPUD Syndrome' Prevalent Among Indian Doctors In Britain
...LAB) test. This is a mandatory qualifying test for overseas
doctors before they can be registered for employment. The PLAB used to be held twice or thrice a year earlier. Now it is held twice or thrice a week. The success rate is also higher with the result that there are more doctors who have cleared the t...
International Teleradiology: The Future Of Radiologic Diagnosis
...e recommendations and further state that all their overseas
Teleradiology services adhere to different aspects...vercome by obtaining a preliminary report from the overseas
radiologist who receives a payment ($50 to $75 per radiograph) from either the hospital or the local...
WHO Says Travelers Could Spread Avian Flu in NZ
... (WHO) Western Pacific regional director said that overseas
travelers could result// in an outbreak of the deadly H5N1 bird flu in New Zealand. He doubted any human pandemic of the disease would begin in New Zealand and that its arrival in the South Pacific country from migratory birds was not so likely. ...
Ranbaxy Expands By Acquiring A Generic Company In Belgium
...Laboratories Ltd., announced on Thursday about its overseas
expansion of acquiring a generics company, Ethimed NV of Belgium. // This is the fourth acquisition announced by the company in a week. The earlier ones included the takeover of Romania's Terapia for $324 million, GlaxoSmithKline Plc's Italian gene...
Work Permit Required For Indian Doctors in Britain
London. The overseas
doctors in Britain are alarmed as new rules are b...introduced, as have the immigration provisions for overseas
nationals who want to work in the UK. "In addition, the number of places in UK medical and dental ...
Caution: Apricot Seeds May Be Poisonous
...A spokesman said that there have been reports from overseas
of consumption of 20 to 30 kernels by adults in a short period of time being associated with very serious health effects. They could potentially be lethal in high enough doses. Julian Graves spokeswoman Stephanie Goodman said the retail chain had sta...
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