The Union Budget presented on 28 February 2015 in the Indian parliament has allocated only INR 33,000 crores for health.… Read more Misplaced priorities in the Union Health Budget 2015
Childhood tuberculosis (TB) is a common clinical condition in low- and middle-income nations like India where TB is endemic. Different… Read more Is intermittent short-course anti-TB regimen as efficient and safe as daily anti-TB regimen for treating childhood TB?
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Misuse and misinterpretation of subgroup analysis
A transparent and evidence-based priority-setting process promotes the optimal use of resources to improve health outcomes. Decision-makers and funders have… Read more Ethics and equity in research priority-setting: stakeholder engagement and the needs of disadvantaged groups
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) together contribute to the largest burden of morbidity (14% of disability-adjusted… Read more Cost-effectiveness of interventions to control cardiovascular diseases and type 2 diabetes mellitus in South Asia:
Researchers, research funders, regulators, sponsors and publishers of research fail to use earlier research when preparing to start, fund or… Read more Too much medical research may be unnecessary, unethical, unscientific, and wasteful, warns new international research network
Physical inactivity at work has increased in recent years throughout the world. With the advancement in technology (computers, mobiles) and… Read more Is sitting the new smoking : Workplace interventions for reducing sitting time at work