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This piece was published in The Wire on Independence Day 2017. Here is the link, and below is an extract:
“While some may argue that it is possible to be ‘proud and responsible at the same time’, pride is too personal and egoistical to allow for the nuance that responsible citizenship entails. 138 more words
WIth patients in India getting increasingly impatient with doctors, Paul Kalanithi’s memoir invites us to pause and think
This was published on May 15, 2017 in theWire.in. Here is the link, and below is an extract.
The much-loved and much-reviewed When Breath Becomes Air is a unique autobiographical work by US neurosurgeon Paul Kalanithi, a terminally ill doctor-turned-patient who died at age 36… It is useful reading for both the general public and doctors, especially in current times when the patient-doctor relationship in India has deteriorated to perhaps a historic nadir… 81 more words