WMA amends Hippocratic Oath, Adds Self care

The Hippocratic Oath is believed to date back to the 4th century BC. Over the centuries, it has been rewritten often in order to suit the values of different cultures influenced by Greek medicine. Contrary to popular belief, the Hippocratic Oath is not required by...

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Doctors are God, can’t strike- Madras HC

Can gods go on strike? Definitely not. Similarly, doctors who are considered gods by patients cannot resort to striking their duty refusing to attend ailing patients, Justice N Kirubakaran of Madras high court has said.  The HIGH COURT made the observations on a plea...

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