Indian Medical Association
India  /  Published 02.12.20

Doctor strike on Ayurveda surgery

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) on Tuesday called on modern doctors across the country to withdraw from non-essential medical services for 12 hours on December 11 to oppose what it views as the C...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 02.12.20

Think again: Ayurveda surgery

Sir — The demand of India’s largest body of doctors, the Indian Medical Association, to withdraw the notification allowing ayurveda practitioners to be trained in surgery —...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 30.11.20

Fatal mix: IMA against Ayurveda surgery

The Indian Medical Association has written to the Centre asking it to withdraw the gazette notification, which seeks to allow practitioners of ayurvedic medicine to perform 39 general surgic...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 25.11.20

IMA: withdraw Ayurveda order

India’s largest body of modern doctors on Tuesday asked the Centre to withdraw last week’s gazette notification listing procedures that Ayurvedic surgeons could perform, announcing plans t...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.11.20

Ayurveda: nod to surgeries

Postgraduate doctors in Ayurveda may now be trained for and practise as many as 58 surgical procedures including abdominal, cataract and nasal surgeries and excisions of certain benign tumours under a...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.20

Covid: change in care policy

By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 13.10.20

25 convicted in Assam doctor lynching case

A court in Jorhat on Monday convicted 25 persons in the 2019 Dr Deben Dutta lynching case, the investigation of which “stood out” for the police’s promptness in filing a “foolp...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.09.20

Covid: Prominent steel city doctor dead

Dr HK Gardin, an infectious diseases specialist, died of post-Covid complications at Tata Main Hospital on Thursday noon. With the death of Dr Gardin, the coronavirus has claimed the life of the four...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 24.09.20

Fallen warriors: India's healthcare workers

For how long can an illusion affecting the lives of millions be kept up before it collapses? The Indian Medical Association seems to have found an answer to the question when it called out the Centre&...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 18.09.20

Cannot call us 'warriors' when you don't care to count deaths: doctors

By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


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