Minglebox Education News - medicalcareer http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:30:05 GMT Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:30:05 GMT http://www.minglebox.com/rss Minglebox Feed Generator contact@minglebox.com contact@minglebox.com 5 Minglebox Education News 142 18 http://www.minglebox.com/news http://www.minglebox.com/images/global/logo-of-minglebox.gif <![CDATA[Hospital management]]> Hospital Management as a career has taken a front seat for many professionals. A hospital manager’s job is challenging and replete with responsibilities. The past account advocates that a senior doctor was generally assigned the role of a hospital manager. But with time a new career dimension has evolved in this field. Specialized professionals are required to look after the managerial affairs of a hospital. The profession has undergone manifold changes and many categories have been chalked out unfolding more employment opportunities. As we have ordinary to specialty hospitals..

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Thu, 04 Feb 2010 13:02:37 GMT data-0001-fdbffe73269253960126991333b33ee1
<![CDATA[ENT]]> E.N.T (Ear, Nose and Throat) is a specialization in the field of medical science which deals with problems related to ear, nose, throat, head and neck. Primarily, E.N.T deals with infections and disorders related to allergies, ear, nose and throat. The specialists in E.N.T can also diagnose thyroid cancer, throat cancer and laryngomalacia. The duration of MD (ENT) is three years. MD (ENT) is a postgraduate program. Any MBBS doctor who has graduated from a recognized institution by Medical Council of India (MCI) or its equivalent is eligible to enroll into MD (E.N.T.) program. ..

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Tue, 12 Jul 2011 10:35:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8431036aeb01311dea91592127
<![CDATA[Psychiatry]]> Psychiatry is a branch of medical science which deals with the cause and treatment of mental diseases. The primary objective of psychiatry is to understand the human mind for diagnosing and treating emotional, behavioral and mental disorders found in a patient.  Psychiatry generally follows biomedical approach and narrative approach to evaluate mental diseases. During the treatment, a psychiatrist usually conducts physical examination, suggests laboratory and neuro-imaging tests, counsels the patient and prescribes medication. Recently, neuro-imaging, genetics, and psychopharmacology..

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Thu, 04 Aug 2011 05:56:52 GMT data-0001-fdbffe84318ffa2b0131935da2ee3868
<![CDATA[Neurology ]]> Neurology is a specialized branch of medicine which studies the ailments of the nervous system such as brain, spinal cord, central nervous system as well as related tissues and muscles of a human body.  Neurology is considered as the most complex branch of medicine. It can be further classified into three groups namely, Clinical Neurophysiology, Child Neurology, and Pain Medicine. Clinical Neurophysiology deals with diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorder of autonomic, central and peripheral nervous systems. Child or pediatric neurology deals with diagnosis and treatment of the..

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Thu, 04 Aug 2011 09:30:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffe84318ffa2b013194212ae215b3
<![CDATA[Nursing]]> Nursing is an integral part of medical care system. This domain of work is generally women specific. At the initial level, nurses are required for the bedside care of patients. At the senior level they are required to manage special group of people like psychiatric, pediatric, intensive care patients etc which require specialized skills. Besides these they are also involved in dispensing medication, keeping records of the patients’ progress, setting up and operating medical equipment, administration and several other routine works. Few courses offered under this field: ..

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Wed, 05 May 2010 07:53:44 GMT data-0001-fdbffe7e286752c901286774c1ed17ee
<![CDATA[Healthcare Management]]> Healthcare is one of todays most dynamic and growing fields in India and worldwide, with a wide range of opportunities and challenges. While medical personnel are the superlative members of any healthcare organization, there are other healthcare professionals in whom patients invest their trust and hope, even though they’re not always aware of who these people are or the roles they play. These professionals are healthcare executives (also called healthcare administrators and healthcare managers). They are the men and women who manage today’s hospital and healthcare organizations...

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 08:27:44 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b001383234009142f0
<![CDATA[Nursing]]> 'Nursing is the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response, and advocacy in the care of individuals, families, communities, and populations.' Nurses are obliged to work closely with physicians as an integral part of the patient health care team. The doctor makes some key decisions about the diagnosis, treatment, and medication, and it is the nurse’s role to administer that care on an ongoing basis to ensure successful rehabilitation of the patient...

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 09:24:50 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b00138326846b61218
<![CDATA[Medicine]]> Medicine is rated as the most demanding and gratifying career for those interested in science with a sense of service. In India, medical science has made tremendous development, over the past few decades providing a respite to the increasing number of casualties caused by intricate and fast lifestyle. Hard work, dedication, logical and analytical mind, decision making ability, patience and above all, zeal to cure the patients are a sine qua non for this job. To be in this profession is more a responsibility than a privilege. It is more of what you can give the community than what you can get..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 09:37:23 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b001383273c5c81c38
<![CDATA[Audiology]]> Audiology is an allied health science, which deals with the study of hearing disorders. These problems may be a result of trauma at birth, viral infections, genetic disorders, exposure to loud noise, certain medications, or aging. Using various types of testing equipment, audiologists design the course of treatment and rehabilitation strategies depending on the situations. These professionals are on high demand in health care facilities. List of Courses: B.Sc in Audiology Master of Audiology Doctor of Audiology Courses & eligibility: B.Sc in audiology is..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 09:40:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b0013832770ceb1fc8
<![CDATA[Ayurveda]]> Ayurveda is a holistic system of traditional medicine that originated more than 5,000 years ago in India. This method of healing is used as a form of alternative medicine in various parts of the world, but India holds the most professional practitioners of this medical system. The method of diagnosis and treatment of diseases, in this case, is based on the principle that body, mind, and spirit are interrelated, and imbalance in any one of these hampers the physical and mental wellness of the person. An Ayurvedic doctor or a practitioner uses the mix of natural herbs as medicine which is very..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 09:45:04 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b00138327aca0122fb
<![CDATA[Dentistry]]> Dentistry is a profession dealing with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of oral diseases and disorders, with primary emphasis on the health of teeth and gums. In a sense, dentistry is a medical sub-specialty. Good oral health is critical to human psychological and physical well-being since the state of the teeth affect speech and expression, and, also, systemic diseases frequently manifest themselves in the oral cavity. Therefore, we all require proper suggestions of dentists to keep our teeth healthy and fit for long years. Thus dentistry as a profession is becoming more demanding and..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 09:48:47 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b00138327e314425c7
<![CDATA[Homeopathy]]> Homeopathy is an alternative form of medicine that use alternative methods and techniques for healing patients. It is based on the idea that ‘like cures like’ – that substances which cause symptoms can, in very small amounts, be used to cure or ease them. Homeopaths must conduct a great deal of research as part of their job. They must keep up with trends in the industry, new herbs, and new healing techniques that may be used for their patients. They often handle physical exams with their patients, particularly when they come in for a specific ailment. A homeopath is more of a..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 09:51:43 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b001383280e492284b
<![CDATA[Medical Lab Technology]]> The flabbergasting medical advances have spiraled up because scientists have been willing to work long hours in labs, learning, puzzling, and experimenting. Medical technology has played a large role in these advances. Medical technicians and technologists run tests that detect disease. The results they find help in its diagnosis. Their findings also lead doctors to decide the course of treatment for their patients. Almost everyone has had at least one medical test, usually a blood test or a drug test. Medical technicians perform these routine lab tests under the supervision of medical..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 09:56:48 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b001383285883e2bbf
<![CDATA[Microbiology]]> Microbiology, in simple terms, is the study organisms so small that, generally, they can only be seen with a microscope. These microorganisms include bacteria, algae, yeasts, fungi, protozoa, viruses, and other microscopic forms of life. Microbiologists work in several areas. Many do basic research to increase knowledge about the life processes common to microbes. They isolate and identify disease-producing organisms and study their distribution. They also study the ways that the organisms enter the bodies of humans and animals, establish themselves and cause disease. These findings are..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 10:00:43 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b0013832891e282f14
<![CDATA[Nutrition and Dietetics]]> Dietitians and nutritionists are health professionals who study and apply the principles of nutrition and food management. There are several kinds of dietitians and nutritionists. The largest group is made up of administrative dietitians. Administrative dietitians manage food services in hospitals, schools, nursing homes, restaurants, industrial plants, military bases, and other institutions. Nutritionists study the use of food in the human body. They may teach others about scientific discoveries in the field of nutrition. These discoveries can then be applied to the planning of diets and..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 10:12:31 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b001383293ee47380d
<![CDATA[Ophthalmology]]> Ophthalmology is a branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases of the eye and visual system. Ophthalmologists diagnose and treat diseases of the eye, including glaucoma and cataracts; vision problems such as nearsightedness; and eye injuries. Theyuse a variety of instruments, including ophthalmoscopes, which enable them to see the inner part of the eye. They can prescribe medicine, contact lenses, and eyeglasses. Sometimes, they recommend eye exercises. When necessary, they may even perform eye surgery. Optometrists and family doctors often refer..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 10:19:32 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b00138329a5abc3d7d
<![CDATA[Optometry]]> Optometry deals with the examination, diagnosis, treatment and management of diseases and disorders of the visual system. Optometrists examine eyes and treat vision problems, usually by prescribing eyeglasses or contact lenses, vision therapy, or rehabilitation programs. They diagnose eye diseases that need surgery and refer patients to ophthalmologists (physicians who perform eye surgery). Sometimes optometrists discover eye conditions caused by systemic problems, such as diabetes or high blood pressure, and refer their patients to other medical doctors. They also prescribe medicines to treat..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 10:31:08 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b0013832a4f99f47bb
<![CDATA[Pathology]]> Pathology is a branch of medical science that deals with causes, processes, development and effects of diseases in plants and animals. It is a broad field that concentrates on the changes in organs, tissues, and cells that are caused by disease. Pathologists perform tests on body tissues, secretions and other specimens to see whether a disease is present and to determine its stage. Surgeons may consult pathologists if they find unexpected problems during an operation. Pathologists also do postmortem examinations to determine the cause of death when the cause is unclear. Animal pathologists are..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 10:34:50 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b0013832a85cb54a54
<![CDATA[Pharmacy]]> Pharmacy, which means drugs, is a branch related to the services concerned with health care. Pharmacists specialize in dispensing drugs prescribed by physicians and providing information to patients about their side effects and use. They must understand the composition of medicines, as well as the laws that regulate their manufacture and sale. They order and store medicines, keeping them safe, pure and effective. Pharmacists can also engage in research concerning the synthesis of new drugs, clinical testing of the effects of such drugs on animals and humans after obtaining the required license..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 10:38:00 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b0013832ab425f4c77
<![CDATA[Physiotherapy]]> Physiotherapy is a branch of science that seeks to alleviate movement dysfunction, to promote optimal health and functions of the human body. Physiotherapists treat patients who are suffering from physical restraints and disabilities as a result of illness, injury, aging, or other factors. They will work with patients to identify what is causing problems for them and create treatment and rehabilitation plans to help the patient gain back their strength and mobility. They often work with patients who have suffered from a stroke or sports injury. Their goal with patients is to promote and..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 10:41:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b0013832ae0e325155
<![CDATA[Radiography]]> Radiography is a modern medical technology used to diagnose the ailment and diseases of the internal parts of the body using X-ray, Fluoroscopy, Ultrasound, CTscan, MRI, Angiography and PET technologies. Radiation therapists can easily diagnose the disease and can suggest effective treatment procedure. There are two types of radiography: diagnostic and therapeutic. Diagnostic radiography is concerned with operating radio imaging machines and interpreting results. But therapeutic radiography involves treatment of cancers, ulcer and tumors with the help of radiation technology. Radiation..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 10:46:24 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b0013832b2f3e45a30
<![CDATA[Speech Therapy ]]> Speech therapy is an allied branch of health science that involves identifying , assessing and treating people with communication disorders. Speech and language problems result from injury, illness, cognitive deficits, developmental delays, or emotional difficulties. Speech therapists, also called speech pathologist, work with people who cannot speak or cannot speak clearly; have speech problems, such as stuttering, an unwanted accent, or an inappropriate pitch; have problems understanding language; or have communication impairments, such as attention, memory, and problem-solving disorders...

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 10:49:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b0013832b5bd005eae
<![CDATA[Veterinary Science]]> Veterinary science involves diagnosing, treating and curing diverse types of diseases in birds and animals. Veterinarians, also called doctors of veterinary medicine, study, treat and control animal injuries and diseases. They immunize healthy animals against disease and inspect animals and meat products to be used as food. Veterinarians also perform surgery, set broken bones, establish diet and exercise routines and prescribe medicines for animals. As nurturing pets has become the latest fad in our society, veterinarians are on great demand. Few courses offered under Veterinary Science: ..

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 10:56:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85383209b0013832bc3fd26aaf