SCREENING TEST

  • Only 21 per cent foreign-educated doctors can practice in India March 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Only 21.76 per cent of Indian doctors trained abroad have qualified to practice in the country, parliament was informed on Tuesday. A total of 14,476 doctors who completed their medical degrees abroad appeared for the screening test during the year 2012 out of which 3,150 candidates or 21.76 per...
  • Overseas Indian doctors may practice in India January 3, 2013

    Kochi: The Centre would permit overseas Indian doctors to practise in the country without undergoing screening tests, Union Health Secretary PK Pradhan said on Wednesday. In what is viewed as the first major impact of the ongoing Global Healthcare Summit, Pradhan said the Centre was ready with the bill to...
  • Watch: Kate Winslet's 'Titanic' screen test September 13, 2012

    Los Angeles: The original screen test which Oscarwinning actress Kate Winslet gave for James Cameron's 'Titanic' has been unveiled as part of the film's release this week on BluRay. Paramount has unveiled the then 19yearold Winslet's eightminute screen test, where she was seen opposite actor Jeremy Sisto in the role of...
  • Gaps in gestational diabetes screening December 23, 2010

    New York: Just over twothirds of pregnant women undergo screening tests for gestational diabetes, according to a new analysis of nearly one million patient records. Among the five percent of women who tested positive for pregnancyrelated diabetes, just one in five were screened again within six months of giving birth, Dr....