A NEAT WAY TO CRACK THE ALL INDIA PG EXAM Jan17

A NEAT WAY TO CRACK ...

Nitin Yashas , second year resident in General Medicine,fellow traveler on this issue,who has survived largely intact to tell the tale Yet another season of entrance exams are coming to an end with the slog overs left and yet another season is all set to begin. With the announcement of the...

Gorukana

Situated about 170 kms from Bangalore in the idyllic hills of B.R.Hills, Gorukana is a community based one of a kind project of the Vivekananda Girijana Kalyana Kendra where all benefits go to the development of the people and the conservation of the Wildlife and Nature of BR Hills.VGKK was...

Sleeping Syndrome Sep02

Sleeping Syndrome

In our new section SYNDROMIX, we take you through FICTIONAL CHARACTERS after whom syndromes have been named. This week we have the story of Sleeping Syndrome or Rip Van Winkle syndrome ! Who is Rip Van Winkle?? Rip Van Winkle is a short story which was written by American Author Washington...

Neo-app: helping babies Jun22

Neo-app: helping bab...

In our first article of the series, we review an app that is taking its baby steps in the field of standard treatment protocols and is bound to be a success The google play store which houses the app WHO-CC AIIMS describes the app as: AIIMS WHO CC STP with the help of neonatologists from...

Dr (?) Intern Jun19

Dr (?) Intern

The heart beat goes up to 200, the blood pressure goes up to 180/100 mm hg, pupils are dilated, tremors (+) in bilateral upper limbs……… These are not the case notes of a patient but of a final year MBBS student when his results have just been declared. Well for all practical purposes, one is a doctor now. Oh yes, a lifelong dream of oneself, parents, family and society has been fulfilled.  For all practical purposes, just 12 months stand in between getting a registration number and a official prefix to one’s name. But wait, 12 months???? 12 is a year. A year is long enough for things to change. So what does a medical student do for 12...