Medical Negligence During COVID-19: The Necessity for Far-reaching Guidelines

The COVID-19 pandemic has placed the health care sector in an unprecedented light. On the one hand, health professionals are hailed as “corona warriors”, but on the other hand, cases of refusal of medical assistance and non-compliance with safety protocols … Continue reading Medical Negligence During COVID-19: The Necessity for Far-reaching Guidelines

Social values v. Social Reality: Divergent perspectives on Termination of Pregnancy

In India, Abortion (voluntarily causing miscarriage) is illegal[1], only medical termination is allowed.[2] Termination of pregnancy can only be undertaken by registered medical practitioners up to 12 weeks and the opinion of more than two medical practitioners is required if … Continue reading Social values v. Social Reality: Divergent perspectives on Termination of Pregnancy