Mumbai: Association of Medical Consultant releases patient-doctor manifesto

The Manifesto highlights the rights of both patients and doctors. It helps set the perimeter of their mutual relationship and conduct on 17 different aspects. It is expected to trigger a positive discourse in the doctor-patient relationship which has been marred by distrust and acrimony in India in recent years

Mumbai: Association of Medical Consultant releases patient-doctor manifestoIndia’s first-ever “Patient & Doctor Rights Manifesto” defining the various aspects of doctor-patient relationship authored by the Mumbai-based surgeons Dr Aparna Govil Bhasker and Dr Debraj Shome was released to the Indian people. Dr Vipin Checker, President of the Association of Medical Consultants,  formally launched the document. Dr. Lalit Kapoor who is the founder of […]

Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018: Can bariatric endoscopy replace surgery for obesity?

With obesity becoming a widespread disease and many people coming forward for surgical intervention, the question of whether bariatric endoscopy will replace bariatric surgery was hotly debated by the esteemed doctors at the Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018 conference

Mumbai Live Endoscopy 2018: Can bariatric endoscopy replace surgery for obesity?The bariatric surgery in India has evolved over the last two decades. Experts say that endoscopic bariatric surgery will evolve a lot more in future. But at the same time, it is difficult for experts to predict on how much endoscopic bariatric surgery will replace all the conventional options. With obesity being a widespread disease […]