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Anticipating new frontiers

In this final issue of 2018, we have a special Theme section on Developing the Ethics of Controlled Human Infection Models (CHIMs) in LMICs. The theme essays explore the key…

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January 03, 2019

Crunching numbers mindfully

Vijayaprasad Gopichandran
Hans Rosling, the Swedish physician, statistician, epidemiologist and TED Talk celebrity has a deep and intense connection to India. He…

December 29, 2018

My body is a lantern: Oscillopsia and an…

Gayathri Prabhu
February 9, 2017. The alarm on my phone was set to a pre-dawn hour. We were to leave for a…

December 15, 2018

Decoding the twisted concepts of welfare capitalism

Yogesh Jain
As a public health practitioner in rural central India, issues of access to healthcare as well as cost, quality and…

December 12, 2018

Nonmaleficence in medical training: Balancing patient care and…

Steven J Girdler, Julia E Girdler, Sandip P Tarpada, Matthew T Morris
The principle of nonmaleficence requires that every medical action be weighed against all benefits, risks, and consequences, occasionally deeming no…
Health for all in an unequal world: Obligations of global bioethics

Sunita VS Bandewar, Leni Chaudhuri, Lubna Duggal, GD Ravindran, Thelma Narayan, Sarojini N, Sunita Simon Kurpad, Manjulika Vaz, Deepa Venkatachalam

Ways of dying

Sanjay Nagral

Theme Editorial: Controlled Human Infection Models: Exploring the landscape in India

Vijayaprasad Gopichandran, Gagandeep Kang

The National Medical Commission: More of the same

George Thomas

Humanities in medicine: experience at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, India

Manjiri Phansalkar, Thomas Alexander, Susan Solomon, Renu G’Boy Varghese

On the integration of Ethics into the Physiology curriculum

Savitha D, Manjulika Vaz, Olinda Timms, Ravindran GD, Mario Vaz

Code Krishna: an innovative practice respecting death, dying and beyond

Bhalendu Vaishnav, Somashekhar Nimbalkar, Sandeep Desai, Smruti Vaishnav

Ethical issues in death, dying and palliation: the IJME Sixth National Bioethics Conference

Rakhi Ghoshal, Deepa V, Sunita Simon Kurpad