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QRCS to bring more doctors under medical scholarship programme

QRCS to bring more doctors under medical scholarship programme

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS), together with Hamad Medical Corp (HMC) and Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS), has finalized the process of bringing an 8th batch of Palestinian physicians to Qatar ...

Nobel Medicine Prize won by doctors for work on cells' response to oxygen

Nobel Medicine Prize won by doctors for work on cells' response to oxygen

Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuating oxygen levels ...

Zimbabwe doctors' labour leader 'kidnapped' during strikes: union

Zimbabwe doctors' labour leader 'kidnapped' during strikes: union

Union activists and rights campaigners on Sunday accused Zimbabwe's security forces of kidnapping the leader of a doctors' union, who disappeared during a strike he had helped organise.

German court rules in favour of doctors who let suicide victims die

German court rules in favour of doctors who let suicide victims die

Doctors in Germany are not obliged to try to save someone's life against their will following a suicide attempt, a court has ruled.

Indian doctors strike over violence from patients and families

Indian doctors strike over violence from patients and families

Tens of thousands of Indian doctors went on strike Monday calling for more protection against violence by patients and their families, as parliament met for the first time since national elections.

WCM-Q graduates highest number of Qatari doctors in its history

WCM-Q graduates highest number of Qatari doctors in its history

Thirty-four graduates received their Cornell University MD degrees at a ceremony at Sheraton Doha in the presence of their family, friends and WCM-Q faculty and staff.

Doctors across Zimbabwe go on strike over pay, drug shortages

Doctors across Zimbabwe go on strike over pay, drug shortages

Doctors at public hospitals across Zimbabwe have gone on strike and will not return to work until the government meets their demands for better pay and working conditions ...

Indian doctors suspended after severed leg used as pillow

Indian doctors suspended after severed leg used as pillow

Administrators at the government-run hospital in Uttar Pradesh state vowed "strict action" after images emerged showing the patient on a stretcher with the amputated limb being used as a headrest.

Tens of thousands stranded by Sri Lanka doctors' strike

Tens of thousands stranded by Sri Lanka doctors' strike

Tens of thousands of patients have been left in the lurch by a doctor-led strike at Sri Lanka's state-run hospitals, a consumer rights group said Saturday.

Baby with eight limbs gets new lease on life in India

Baby with eight limbs gets new lease on life in India

A baby born with eight limbs, including two protruding from his stomach, has undergone surgery in India to successfully remove the extra arms and legs, in an operation being hailed as a world first.

Indian PM asks doctors to treat pregnant women for free

Indian PM asks doctors to treat pregnant women for free

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on doctors to give up 12 days a year to treating poor, pregnant women free of charge, in a speech to mark the anniversary of his government's second year in power.

German doctors blast Lufthansa over 2015 Germanwings crash

German doctors blast Lufthansa over 2015 Germanwings crash

The head of Germany’s doctors’ association has lashed out at both Lufthansa and aviation regulators