An unfortunate injection

By Bhavik Shah “Foot drop” due to injured sciatic nerve because of a faulty technique of intramuscular injection is prevalent in developing countries. Some important Global Health issues related to this problem are discussed here. Indiscriminate use of injections Oral medications are easier to administer and are equally effective in treating many conditions without causing pain […]

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Palliative care conundrums in an Ebola treatment centre

By Kristian Dye Dhillon et al. present a case discussing the care of a patient with Ebola, which demonstrates in a microcosm some of the biggest issues facing healthcare providers in patients with palliative or terminal care needs – albeit in a particular extreme care environment. In the case, the patient is declared palliative and restarted on active […]

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