In an environment where debates about tertiary care viability in South Africa are characterised more by stridency than logic, it is refreshing to encounter positive suggestions such as those from Kenyon et al. (1) They suggested that scrutiny of expensive new medications and technologies by a NICE-like body would lead to appropriate rationing. NICE refers […]
Appellant, Diana Taylor, appeals from an entry of a final judgment against her in favor of appellees, Dr. Gary Mallow and the Institute for Medical Weight Loss, in a medical malpractice action against them. We reverse. Taylor filed her complaint for medical malpractice against appellees on May 4, 1998. The complaint included an opinion letter […]
Byline: Muhammad Amjad, Azad Ali Azad, Muhammad Mansoor Ayub, Muhammad Atif Qureshi and Muhammad Umer Javed Abstract
The first pancreas transplant was performed by Lillehei more than 40 years ago (1). As with most transplants in that era, it was fraught with complications, both technical and immunologic. However, with the advancements in surgical technique, immunosuppressive medicines, and immunologic testing, the success of pancreas transplantation has improved in the current era (2-5). Studies […]
KARACHI — Pakistan has made tremendous progress in one area that is how to destroy its institutions in various fields’ health being no exception. All the successive governments whether they were civilian set-up, democratic dictatorships or military rule, every one has contributed its share and can rightly claim credit for accelerating their destruction. After the […]
LEARNING OBJECTIVES 1. Identify steps in the total testing process at the greatest risk for errors.
The NYU School of Medicine Institute for Innovations in Medical Education (IIME) is pleased to present its first annual report, highlighting the institute’s history and initiatives in 2014. Included in the report are details on the educational innovations occurring at NYU Langone Medical Center focusing around the use of educational technologies and informatics to transform […]