Using WhatsApp to improve Doctor Patient communication

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WhatsApp is one of those apps which practically every doctor uses routinely in India. Most doctors use it for personal reasons , and many have also started utilising it to connect with their patients as well. Unfortunately, they do it in a disorganized and haphazard fashion, which m...

January 18, 2018

How the leaders of the medical profession have let both doctors and patients down

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One would expect that the leaders of the medical associations and the medical councils would serve as wise elders. They would stand up for doctors, and represent the public face of doctors to society. They would be the voice of the medical profession, so that they could ensure that ...

December 26, 2017

The Mankind Pharma success story

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Mankind Pharma has become one of India's pharmaceutical industry's success stories - it has come up from nowhere in the last few years to become a market leader. There are lots of lessons to be learned from their meteoric rise. Mankind has stuck to its knitting and played t...

November 06, 2017

Using Technology to increase the trust between doctors and patients

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It's extremely important that a patient be able to trust his own personal physician . When you are ill, you are extremely vulnerable, and need someone whom you can trust implicitly . You want to be sure that he's looking after your best interests , and understands that your ...

October 09, 2017

Dr Angel Investor, MD

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I am a full time practising IVF specialist, which is why people sometimes wonder why I am investing in startups so actively. Why do I want to wear a new hat at this stage of my life ? There are many reasons why I am very glad I have gone down this path. I believe you remain young ...

October 03, 2017