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    Test report contains dead doctor’s signature

    United News of Bangladesh . Barishal | Updated at 02:00am on July 24, 2020

    A private diagnostic centre in Barishal town was sealed off on Wednesday night after it issued a pathology test report containing the signature of a...

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    Govt to appoint more physicians, medical technologists

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:28am on June 23, 2020

    Health minister Zahid Maleque on Monday said if the number of COVID-19 patients continues to soar, the government will take steps to appoint additional 2000...

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    2 more confess to role in Dr Rakib murder, Khulna OC withdrawn

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:13pm on June 21, 2020

    Two more accused in the case of Khulna physician Md Abdur Rakib Khan killing confessed their crime before a court in Khulna on Sunday. Besides,...

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    BAF aircraft flies to Maldives with physicians

    Muktadir Rashid                                      | Updated at 01:20am on May 17, 2020

    A C-130B transport aircraft of Bangladesh Air Force flew to Male on Saturday with 11 Bangladeshi physicians and daily essential items amid the COVID-19 pandemic....

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    2,000 physicians appointed from 39th BCS

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 10:22am on May 05, 2020

    The government on Monday temporarily recruited 2,000 more physicians from the waiting list of the 39th special batch of Bangladesh Civil Service as the country...

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    Another physician dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:39pm on May 04, 2020

    Hematology professor M Moniruzzaman died of COVID-19 at Dhaka Combined Military Hospital on Sunday evening. He was the second coronavirus positive physician to die in...

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    Physician taken to isolation unit in Sylhet

    United News of Bangladesh . Sylhet | Updated at 12:03pm on April 08, 2020

    A physician, who tested positive for coronavirus, was taken to the isolation unit of Shaheed Shamsuddin Ahmed Hospital in Sylhet city from home-quarantine on Tuesday...

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    New symptoms render current screening tool inadequate

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:37am on March 24, 2020

    As evidence grows that many people infected with the novel coronavirus stayed asymptomatic while others developed symptoms other than fever, cough and breathing problem, physicians...

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    Medicine marketing and malpractice

    | Updated at 10:05pm on December 25, 2019

    MEDICAL representatives crowding the corridors of hospitals or waiting in front of physicians’ chambers is a common scene. Pharmaceutical companies assign them to pursue and...

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    President asks doctors not to advise unnecessary tests

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:18pm on December 19, 2019

    Criticising physicians for their tendency of making extra money by asking patients to undergo unnecessary and wasteful medical tests, president Abdul Hamid on Thursday urged...