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Emergency Drug list of Nepal 2002

List of EMERGENCY DRUGS 2002 
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S.No. Name of Drug Dosage Form & Its Strength
1 Acetylcystene Powder
2. Activated Charcoal Powder 25G, 50G, Suspension
3. Adrenaline Injection, 1mg/ml 
(Epinephrine) 1:1000 solution
4. Acetazolamide Tablet, 250mg
5. Aminophylline Injection, 25mg/ml in 10-ml ampoule
6. Atenolol Injection, 5mg /ml
7. Atropine Sulphate Injection, 0.6mg in 1-ml ampoule
8. Adenosine Injection, 3mg/ml
9. BAL(Dimercaprol) Injection, 50mg/ml
10. Calcium Gluconate Injection, 10%
11. Chlorpromazine Injection, 25mg/ml in 2-ml vial
12. Dexamethasone Injection, 4mg/ml in 2ml ampoule
13. DICA-EDTA (EDTA Clacium Parenteral)
14. Digoxin Injection, 0.25mg/ml in 2ml ampoule
15. Diazepam Injection, 5mg/ml in 2ml vial
16. Dobutamine Injection, 12.5mg/ml in 20 ml ampoule
17. Dopamine Injection, 40mg/ml in 5ml ampoule
18. Frusemide Injection, 10mg/ml in 2ml ampoule
19. Glyceryl Trinitrate Sublingual tablet, 0.5mg,
20. Heparin Injection, 5000 Units/vial
21. Haloperidol Injection, 5m…

Support for Earthquake Victims in Pokhara

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Call for Support and Donation (Emergency Qarthquake Relief Fund)

http://www.gofundme.com/earth-quake-nepal
I kindly request all of you to share this link in your wall. Let us reach among many whose donation can prove a lot to the welfare of people affected by the devastating Earthquake in Nepal. Let us support the people who are in dire need of our benevolence and let us all overcome their sorrows and pain.

A massive earthquake has impacted millions of Nepalese people in the capital and other remote areas of Nepal. Just in a day, close to 1500 casualties are recorded. Sadly, the number is expected to increase in a few days. The current challenge is to save as many lives as possible and provide immediate treatment and care for the prevention of communicable diseases. 

Please help us to raise money for the Nepal Earthquake Emergency Relief Fund. All the fund will be utilized for immediate rescue and treatment of patients on the ground. We will work with the government of Nepal, our partner organizations, international charity organization and hospitals…

World Malaria Day- Nepali Article

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World Immunization Week 24-30 April 2015: Close the immunization Gap

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World Immunization Week – celebrated in the last week of April (24-30) aims to promote the use of vaccines to protect people of all ages against disease.

Protection throughout life



Immunization is widely recognized as one of the most successful and cost-effective health interventions. It prevents between 2 and 3 million deaths every year and now protects children not only against diseases for which vaccines have been available for many years, such as diphtheria, tetanus, polio and measles, but also against diseases such as pneumonia and rotavirus diarrhoea, 2 of the biggest killers of children under 5. Now adolescents and adults can be protected against life-threatening diseases such as influenza, meningitis, and cancers (cervical and liver), thanks to new and sophisticated vaccines.



But 1 in 5 children is still missing out: in 2013, an estimated 21.8 million infants did not receive lifesaving vaccines. Inadequate supply of vaccines, lack of access to health services, a shortage of accur…

World Malaria Day 2015: Invest in the future. Defeat malaria

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On World Malaria Day 2015, the World Health Organization is calling for high-level commitment to the vision of a world free of malaria. The theme, set by the Roll Back Malaria Partnership, is Invest in the future: Defeat malaria. This reflects the ambitious goals and targets set out in a draft post-2015 strategy to be presented to the World Health Assembly in May. The new strategy aims to reduce malaria cases and deaths by 90% by 2030 from current levels. Four countries have been certified free of malaria in the last decade and the post-2015 strategy sets the goal of eliminating the disease from a further 35 countries by 2030.
World Malaria Day is a chance to highlight the advances that have already been made in malaria prevention and control, and to commit to continued investment and action to accelerate progress against this deadly disease.
Key facts Malaria is a life-threatening disease caused by parasites that are transmitted to people through the bites of infected mosquitoes.In 2013…

First ITM colloquium on Maternal & Neonatal Health.November (24th-27th, 2015)

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In 2015, the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp (ITM), Belgium joins forces with the National School of Public Health (ENSP), Rabat, Morocco to organize the first ITM colloquium on Maternal & Neonatal Health.



The colloquium will take note of scientific progress in the domain, discuss the state of the art and share real-life experiences to improve Maternal & Neonatal Health (MNH) in low- and middle-income countries. The event will focus on three thematic areas that are of particular importance for the health of mothers and newborns in low- and middle-income countries: respectful childbirth, maternal morbidity and its consequences on newborn and women’s health, and maternal death surveillance systems.



KEY DATE
Call for Abstracts Open:  April 6th, 2015 Call for Abstracts Close: May 31st, 2015 Abstracts acceptance notification:  June 15th, 2015 Registration Opens:  June 15th, 2015 Early Bird Registration Deadline: June 28th, 2015 Colloquium dates: November 24th-27th, 2015 VISIT OFFICIAL W…

Notice for Admission: BPKIHS (DM.MCh,PhD, MD/MS HA, MDS, MSc, MPH and Fellowship in Em)

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COMMON BEHAVIOURAL INTERVIEW QUESTIONS(Part 2)

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COMMON BEHAVIOURAL INTERVIEW QUESTIONS
1. Describe a time when you were faced with problems or stresses at work that tested your coping skills. What did you do?
2. Give an example of a time when you could not participate in a discussion or could not finish a task because you did not have enough information.
3. Give an example of a time when you had to be relatively quick in coming to a decision.
4. Tell me about a time when you had to use your spoken communication skills in order to get a point across that was important to you.
5. Can you tell me about a job experience in which you had to speak up and tell other people what you thought or felt?



6. Give me an example of when you felt you were able to build motivation in your co-workers or subordinates.
7. Tell me about a specific occasion when you conformed to a policy even though you did not agree with it.
8. Describe a situation in which you felt it necessary to be very attentive and vigilant to your environment.
9. Give me an example of a ti…

Common Interview Questions/Tips for Answering Difficult Questions (Part 1)

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Sample Interview Questions
Experience, Skills, Potential
Tell me about yourself.Tell me how your past experiences have prepared you for this position.What have been your greatest accomplishments in your career?Do you think you have been effective at your current/most recent job? In what ways?Why have you changed jobs so frequently? Why have you been unemployed for so long?Have you ever been fired? Asked to resign?What kinds of decisions did you make in your last position?What are your greatest strengths/weaknesses? What are you doing to improve your weaknesses?What would your previous employer tell me about you? Educational Background What is your educational background? What have you studied? Why did you select this major?How does/did your educational background prepare you for this job?You have a low grade point average, could you explain why this is the case?Do you plan to continue your education? How? Why?What are you most proud of in your educational experience?How does your academic…

Vitamin A and Deworming Tablet Distribution Campaign

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‘Vitamin A to kids’ campaign begins Rastriya Samachar Samiti Kathmandu, April 19 The Ministry of Health and Population has started a campaign administering Vitamin A drops and deworming tablets to 3.6 million children across the country today and tomorrow.
The Vitamin A drops will be administered to children aged between six months and five years while deworming tablets will be given to children between one year and five years, Section Chief at the Vitamin A Section at the Ministry, Giriraj Subedi, told RSS.


According to Section Chief Subedi, the campaign of administering Vitamin A and de-worming tablets to children today and tomorrow (April 19 and 20) was being carried out as per the regular programme of doing the same two times a year since 21 years back. Women health volunteers at each and every ward of the Metropolitan City, the Sub-metropolitan cities, the municipalities and VDCs will be administering the Vitamin A drops and de-worming tablets to children of the targeted age group.

Outbreak Updates........... (Kantipur National Daily)

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Jajarkot Outbreak (Update.....)

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Three more die; Jajarkot flu toll 24 Himalayan News Service Jajarkot, April 18 Three more persons succumbed to flu in Jajarkot pushing the death toll to 24 since the epidemic started three weeks ago.  Amrita Adhikari, just 27days old, of Pajaru VDC-5 died yesterday. Sher Bahadur Rawat, 28, of Dashera-8 and Bire Karki, 68, of Nayakwada-8 died today. The District Health Office claimed the disease is under control in Nayakwada, Sakla, Paink, Archhani, Talegaun and Pajar, but Rana Bahadur Shahi, a local teacher at Archhani said patients are still dying in Talegaun, Nayakwada, Archhani and Pajaru. “Though some patients have been treated, everyday there are new flu patients,” he said. Lack of health workers and medicine in flu-affected areas has worsened the situation. More than 1,000 persons have fallen ill in Talegaun, Archhani, Nayakwada, Rokayagaun and Majkot, but health facilities only have brufen, cetamol and rehydration solution. 


Even health workers have started falling ill. Assistant Healt…

ADB-Japan is Offering Full Scholarship Program 2015-16 for Students of Developing Countries (April 30, 2015)

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Applications are invited for ADB- Japan Scholarship Program available for students of Asian Development Bank’s developing member countries.
The ADB-JSP enrolls about 300 students annually in participating academic institutions located in 10 countries within the region. Scholarships are available to undertake postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions in the Asian and Pacific Region. The scholarship is for one year with an extension to the second year of study. Students are expected to contribute to the economic and social development of their home countries.


Eligibility: A national of an ADB borrowing member (applicants from countries that are no longer borrowing from ADB are not eligible for the ADB-JSP Scholarship).Gained admission to an approved MA/PhD course at an academic institution.A bachelor’s degree or its equivalent with superior academic record.At least two (2) years of full…

Jajarkot

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World Health Day-2014 (Small Bite : Big Threat) (Past Event)

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Past event of World Health Day Rally Organized by LA GRANDEE International College with Support of District Public Health Office- Kaski






KEY MESSAGE
Vectors spread diseases
Mosquitoes, flies, ticks, bugs and freshwater snails can spread diseases that cause serious illness and death. Diseases are preventable Diseases such as malaria, dengue, leishmaniasis and yellow fever are preventable, yet they have the biggest impact on some of the world’s poorest people. 50% of population is at risk More than half of the world’s population is at risk of these diseases. Increased travel, trade and migration make even more people vulnerable. Protect yourself You can protect yourself and your family by taking simple measures that include sleeping under a bednet, wearing a long-sleeved shirt and trousers and using insect repellent.

Source: WHO