Healthcare Gazette

PONSIST offers the world of Healthcare an array of articles that address thought provoking topics concerning their profession Articles feature in-house writers and guest authors

Thai equivalent of the Family Doctor is non existent

Peter B. Dunki Jacobs MD, PhD - July 03, 2020

An interesting story on how foreign doctors are positively impacting the Healthcare system in Thailand seen through the eyes of a retired Surgical Specialist and consultant Quality of Care and Innovation.

Essential Knowledge for Healthcare Workers on Respirator Masks

Alinda Jansen - March 12, 2020

During the Covid-19 outbreak it is crucial for Healthcare Workers to stay safe. Prevent these commonly made mistakes when using Respirator Masks and optimise your protection gear.

Prevalence of back pain in UAE residents tops 60%, says expert

Jannis Delaan - January 23, 2020

Leading professor of orthopaedic surgery and neurosurgery has highlighted lower back pain in the region as the number one condition of disability. Globally, statistics have revealed 90% of people will suffer from back pain at least once in their lifetime, with 60% continuing to experience the symptoms a year later.

Little Hero

Chantal Bout - January 03, 2020

There's a big blank when it comes to the medication you prescribe your patients and you are probably not aware of it. Interesting read about a little hero that could be your best friend.

Challenging the Surgical Status Quo

Jeffrey de Jong - November 26, 2019

Standard closing measures of the fascia after a laparoscopic procedure carries risks. This surgeon challenged the status quo and came up a safer way without impacting your procedure. He shares his journey with you.

Story of a headache

Claire Bullimore - November 19, 2019

Instead of being defeated by a large Intraventricular Meningioma this amazing young lady went on a mission to support others facing a brain tumour. An truly inspiring journey.

Tropical Healthcare

Tommie Niessen - November 06, 2019

While on a holiday a Dutch Healthcare worker saw an opportunity to learn from foreign colleagues. Discover what he experienced about patient care during an island adventure.

The Evolution of the Surgical Technologist

Eboni Saurage - October 24, 2019

Insights on the role of a Surgical Technologist; where we began, where we are, where we are going

Surgeons and Global Warming

Dr. Shah Suril Atulkumar - October 23, 2019

When it comes to the devastating impact global warming it has on all life on earth, what is the role surgical specialists play? Dr. Atulkumar connects the dots and shares his thoughts on how to achieve a significantly better result on the one matter that effects us all.

Presentation Techniques all doctors should know

Jannis Delaan - October 23, 2019

Whether you are a confident orator or you get weak in the knees just thinking about your next presentation, these tips and trick will help you become a better presenter.