• Nurses: 5 tips for providing good patient education
    Providing patient education is an essential aspect of nursing care. In fact, the success of the individual has been found to be greatly impacted by the quality of the nurse’s support and instruction.
  • Study finds many patients are fearful of wasting GPs’ time
    A recent study at Cambridge University has found that the current NHS crisis has left patients reluctant to visit their doctor amid fears they are wasting their GP’s time.
  • Will an expedited FDA drug-approval process result in a win-win situation?
    Accelerating the FDA drug-approval process has been a broadly bipartisan supported issue. But will it be a win-win situation for patients and pharmaceutical companies?
  • Ratusan wanita meninggal demi penelitian klinis mengenai kanker
    Lebih banyak wanita meninggal karena kanker serviks di India dibandingkan negara lain. Faktor seperti kemiskinan dan tidak paham fungsi tes skrining seperti pap smears.
  • Malaysia aims for one million medical tourists this year
    Tourists from neighbouring countries are making Malaysia their choice destination for medical treatment. Malaysia’s increasing popularity has led to proposed targeted services and involvement of private healthcare providers.
  • 4 dokter yang merupakan seorang "Malaikat Maut"
    Salah satu cerita mengerikan terjadi pada seorang wanita yang untuk bisa mengakses luka, ia perlu menunjukkan ususnya. Kemudian, ia dilaporkan menusuk pasien di dada hingga 50 kali demi mengeringkan cairan yang terakumulasi dekat jantungnya.
  • Shift work: A doctor's advice on coping
    It is no secret, or surprise, that shift work has multiple negative effects on any individual who is required to undergo it. Yet, it is undeniably an unavoidable part of working in the healthcare sector, hence healthcare professionals have no other option besides finding ways to cope. Here is one doctor's take on making shift work work for you.
  • The integrating of mental and behavioural healthcare in a medical practice
    The increasing number of patients consulting physicians in regular medical practices with regard to mental and behavioural health issues, faced as a result of stressful modern-day life, highlights an interesting question: Should, and can, these services be directly integrated into regular medical practices for patients' ease? 
  • Seberapa penting LinkedIn bagi seorang tenaga kesehatan?
    Lebih dari 380 juta orang secara aktif menggunakan LinkedIn untuk memajukan karir mereka. Ketika membicarakan mengenai keuntungan profesionalisme, LinkedIn bisa dianggap sebagai media sosial yang lebih efektif daripada platform media sosial lain.
  • New transparency rules for pharma companies leave Australian health experts furious
    Pharmaceutical companies were found to spend over AUS$2.6 million on "educational events" for doctors on a new generation of blood thinners, in just six months. To add to concerns, these companies will no longer have to publish information about what they spend on such events.
  • Lab error forces over 400 people to be retested for Zika virus in the US
    Over 400 individuals in the District of Columbia, including 294 pregnant women, are being retested for Zika, due to a testing error by the public health laboratory which caused all results to become negative.
  • Banyak faktor memengaruhi praktek higienitas pasien, dan bagaimana perawat bisa membantu
    Perawat yang memberikan perawatan harus selalu mencatat praktek higienitas yang diinginkan pasien, sehingga mereka bisa mengembangkan rencana perawatan yang lebih cocok dengan kondisi pasien. 
  • Singapore's research agency A*STAR set to restructure for better R&D
    The restructuring will address the aims of the Committee on the Future Economy (CFE ) and align more closely to Research Innovation Enterprise (RIE) 2020, a S$19 billion plan to support Singapore's R&D efforts over five years.