Research Areas

Health Legislation and Patients' Rights

Papers/Articles

Charitable Hospitals: Charity at Market Rate

Author(s): Kurian, Oommen C | Published Year: 2012

Economic and Political Weekly, 47(39) September 29, 2012, pp. 23-25.


Appropriate Role for the Private Sector in Health Care in India

Published Year: 2012

Health for Millions. Oct-Dec 2012 Vol.38, No.4.


Violating the law, yet thriving: study of private hospitals in Maharashtra

Author(s): Padma Deosthali; Ritu Khatri | Published Year: 2010

Medico Friend Circle Bulletin, February – March 2010, No.339, pp.1-10


Child Rights and law: One India One People

Author(s): Mahabal, Kamayani Bali | Published Year: 2006

Vol.9, Issue 8, March 2006, pp. 42-44


Child rights and laws

Author(s): Mahabal, Kamayani Bali | Published Year: 2006

One India One People, 9(8), March 2006, pp. 42 - 44


Public hearings and litigation: The new medicine for policy reform

Author(s): Duggal, Ravi | Published Year: 2005

Express Healthcare Management, January 1- 15, 2005


Accreditation of Hospitals: An overview

Author(s): Chatterjee, Chandrima | Published Year: 2005

Express Healthcare Management, 6(16), September 1-15, 2005, pp.5-6


Ensuring gender justice

Author(s): Mahabal, Kamayani Bali | Published Year: 2004

Health Action, July 2004


Are the doctors listening?

Author(s): Mahabal, Kamayani Bali | Published Year: 2004

Health Action, 17(10), September 2004, pp. 28-30


Profiteering in medicines

Author(s): Phadke, Anant | Published Year: 2003

Economic and Political Weekly, XXXVIII(39), 27 September to 3 October 2003, 4070 p.


Public hospital based crisis centre: Experience from India

Author(s): Padma Deosthali; Seema Malik | Published Year: 2003

Prepared for the 2nd Asia Pacific Conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health held in Bangkok, September 2003, 9p.


Should public hospitals participate in medical tourism

Author(s): Duggal, Ravi | Published Year: 2003

Express Healthcare Management, 4(22), 16-31 December 2003, 11p.


Pharmaceutical Policy, 2001: industry wish-list

Author(s): Phadke, Anant | Published Year: 2002

Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. 37(6), February 9-15, 2002, pp. 528 – 529


Critical Issues in Regulatory Provisions for Private Medical Sector

Author(s): Phadke, Anant | Published Year: 2002

Presented at the workshop on Concerns of the Mall Hospitals in the NGO Sector, Hyderabad, March 22, 2002, 4 p.


Understanding Levels of Morbidity and Hospitalization in Kerala, India

Author(s): Dilip, T. R. | Published Year: 2002

Bulletin of the World Health Organisation, Vol. 80(9), 2002, pp. 746-751


The Right to Health Care

Author(s): Shukla, Abhay; Pitre, Amita | Published Year: 2001

''Advocacy Internet, Volume 3(5), September – October 2001, pp. 5-8


The Nutritional Crisis In Madhya Pradesh

Author(s): Shukla, Abhay | Published Year: 2001

Paper presented at the State JSA Convention, Bhopal, (Section Submitted as an input for the MP-Human development Report, 2001) April 7, 2001, 15 p.


Health Rights Experiments

Author(s): Pitre, Amita | Published Year: 2001

Health Action, Vol. 14(5), May 2001, pp. 11-14


Code of Ethics for Health Research

Author(s): Khot, Anagha; Menon, Sumita; Deosthali, Padma; Barai, Tejal | Published Year: 2001

Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. 34(3), January 20-26, 2001, pp. 196-198


Putting Health on People's Agenda

Author(s): Phadke, Anant; Shukla, Abhay | Published Year: 2000

Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. 35(33), August 12-18, 2000, pp. 2911-2912


Village Health Care is Our Right

Author(s): Shukla, Abhay | Published Year: 2000

Health Action, November 2000, pp. 16-17


Accreditation System for Hospitals in India

Author(s): Nandraj, Sunil | Published Year: 2000

Paper submitted to Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Government of India, New Delhi and The World Bank, 'May 2000, 8 p.


Ethics in Social Sciences and Health Research: Draft Code of Conduct

Author(s): CEHAT | Published Year: 2000

Economic and Political Weekly, Vol. XXXV(12), March 18-24, 2000, pp. 987-991


Ethical Guidelines in Social Science Research: A Small Step

Author(s): Barai, Tejal | Published Year: 2000

MFC Bulletin, No. 276-277, September-October 2000, pp. 18-20.


Doing Ethical Research

Author(s): Barai, Tejal | Published Year: 2000

In Alliance, Vol. 3, September 2000, 2 p.


Prescription Pattern of Diagnostic Tests in Public and Private Hospitals in India

Author(s): Dilip, T. R. | Published Year: 2000

Health for the Millions, Vol. 28(1), April-May 2000, pp. 42-43


People Come Forth to Treat the Doctors

Author(s): Phadke, Anant; Shukla, Abhay; Nidhi, Amulya; Kunte, Prasanth | Published Year: 2000

Health Action, Vol. 13(8), August 2000, pp. 24-26


Health Movement in India

Author(s): Phadke, Anant; Shukla, Abhay | Published Year: 1999

Health Action, Vol.12(12), December 1999, pp. 6-9


Advocacy for Right to Health Care

Author(s): Shukla, Abhay | Published Year: 1999

MFC Bulletin, No. 262-63, July-August 1999, pp. 7-10


Some Critical Issues in the Epidemiology of Hepatitis B in India

Author(s): Kale, Ashok; Phadke, Anant | Published Year: 1999

Paper Presented at the Medico Friend Circle Meet, July 1999, 10 p.


Self-Regulation of Hospitals: A Private Sector Initiative in Mumbai City, India, QA Brief

Author(s): Nandraj, Sunil | Published Year: 1999

Quality Assurance Project, University Research Corporation, Bethesda, USA, Vol. 8(2), 1999, 2 p.


Accreditation: A New Beginning

Author(s): Khot, Anagha; Menon, Sumita | Published Year: 1999

Health Action, Vol. 12(8), August 1999, pp. 32-33


Whither Medical Technology?

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1999

Medisite, Vol. 1(1), January 1999, pp. 4-6


Barriers to the Quality of Care: The Experience of Auxiliary Nurse - Midwives in Rural Maharashtra

Author(s): Jesani, Amar; Iyer, Aditi | Published Year: 1999

In Improving Quality of Care in India's Family Welfare Programme: The Challenge Ahead, Michael A. Koenig, M. E. Khan (eds.), New York: Population Council, 1999, pp. 210 – 237


Violence and health care profession: Towards a campaign for medical neutrality

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1998

Radical Journal of Health, Vol. III(3), July-September 1998, pp. 143-156


Health Workers and Strikes: Ethics and Rights

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1998

Issues in Medical Ethics, Vol. VI(3), July-September 1998, 73 p.


A New Health Policy for Health Sector Reforms

Author(s): Duggal, Ravi | Published Year: 1998

Paper Presented at the International Seminar on Emerging Public Health Issues in South Asia, AMCHSS, Thiruvananthapuram, (Also presented at the 3rd International conference on Priorities in Health Care, Amsterdam, November 200), May 1998, 16 p.


Standards: The heartbeat of hospitals

Author(s): Nandraj, Sunil; Khot, Anagha; Menon, Sumita | Published Year: 1997

Background Paper for the Seminar on Ethics in Health Care, Organised by Indian Medical Association, Mumbai, November 1997.


Unhealthy Prescriptions: The Need for Health Sector Reform in India

Author(s): Nandraj, Sunil | Published Year: 1997

Informing and Reforming: The Newsletter of the International Clearing house of Health System Reform Initiatives ICHSRI, April-June 1997, pp. 7-11


Physical standards in the private health sector

Author(s): Nandraj, Sunil; Duggal, Ravi | Published Year: 1996

Radical Journal of Health, Vol. II(2/3), (New Series), April-September 1996, pp. 141-184


Social action and advocacy for health care reforms

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1996

erspectives in Social Work, Vol. XI(2), May-Aug 1996, pp. 16-18


Response of health care professionals and services to epidemic of violence in India: - A review

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1996

14th International Conference on the Social Sciences and Medicine Peebles Hotel Hydro, Scotland, 2-6 September 1996, 8 p.


Medical ethics and professional self-regulation: Some recommendations

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1996

Health for the Millions, Vol. 22(4), July-August 1996, pp. 24-29


Crisis of credibility: The tale of medical councils

Author(s): Iyer, Aditi | Published Year: 1996

Health for the Millions, Vol.22(4), July-august 1996. pp. 17-20


Medical ethics: General principles

Author(s): Pilgaokar, Anil | Published Year: 1995

Medical Ethics, 3(2), April-June 1995, pp. C5-C8


Cost of medical care: Issues of concern in the present scenario

Author(s): Nandraj, Sunil | Published Year: 1995

Paper Presented at the All India People's Science Network, Seminar on Health for All Now, New Delhi, November 1995, 13 p.


The doctor's dilemma: A supreme court judgement on death by hanging violates

Author(s): Jesani, Amar; Vadair, Asha | Published Year: 1995

Humanscape, March 1995, pp. 12-13


In the pink: Need for asserting patients' Rights

Author(s): Jesani, Amar; Pilgaokar, Anil | Published Year: 1995

''Keemat, 24(3), March 1995, pp. 12-14


Violence and the ethical responsibility of the medical profession

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1995

Medical Ethics, 3(1), January-March 1995, pp. 3-5


Law, ethics and medical councils: Evolution of their relationships

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1995

Medical Ethics, 3(3), July-September 1995, pp. C9-C12


New moves: The Indian Drug Scene

Author(s): Pilgaokar, Anil | Published Year: 1994

Voices, II(3), 1994, pp. 22-24


Beyond the law and the lord: Quality of private health care

Author(s): Nandraj, Sunil | Published Year: 1994

Economic and Political Weekly, XXIX(27), 2 July 1994, pp. 1680-1685


Assessing the Need for and Designing an Accreditation System: Situation in India

Author(s): Nandraj, Sunil | Published Year: 1994

Paper Prepared as Consultancy for Institute of Health Systems, Hyderabad,'' August 1994. 10 p


The unregulated private health sector

Author(s): Jesani, Amar; Nandraj, Sunil | Published Year: 1994

Health for the Million, 21, February 1994, pp. 25-28


Medical ethics: In the context of increasing violence

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1994

Presented at the Indian Medical Association Workshop on Medical Ethics and Ethos in Cases of Torture, at New Delhi, 25-27 November 1994, 7 p


Doctors and hunger strikers

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1994

Humanscape, June 1994, pp.7-9, pp. 29


Patient's autonomy: Throwing it to the winds?

Author(s): Jesani, Amar; Pilgaokar, Anil | Published Year: 1993

Medical Ethics, 1(1), August-October 1993, pp. 6-7


Medical ethics and patients' rights

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1993

The Indian Journal of Social Work, Focus Issue, Patients' Rights, LIV(2), April 1993, pp. 173-188


Medical ethics: Awaiting a patients' movement

Author(s): Jesani, Amar; Duggal, Ravi | Published Year: 1992

New Delhi: Voluntary Health Association, 1992, pp. 365-375


Repression of health professionals

Author(s): Jesani, Amar | Published Year: 1991

Economic and Political Weekly, 5 October 1991, pp. 2291-2292


Regulating the private health sector

Author(s): Nandraj, Sunil; Duggal, Ravi | Published Year: 1991

MFC Bulletin, No. 173-174, July-August 1991, pp. 5-7