Definition: This entry gives the number of medical doctors (physicians), including generalist and specialist medical practitioners, per 1,000 of the population. Medical doctors are defined as doctors that study, diagnose, treat, and prevent illness, disease, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in humans through the application of modern medicine. They also plan, supervise, and evaluate care and treatment plans by other health care providers. WHO estimates that fewer than 23 health workers (physicians, nurses, and midwives only) per 10,000 would be insufficient to achieve coverage of primary healthcare needs.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Physicians density map
These countries have the deadliest air pollution. (Surprisingly, Georgia is No. 1.)
Vox - 6/27/2016 1:37:08 PM
Here’s a striking chart showing where air pollution is deadliest, with countries ranked by deaths per 100,000 people ... control technologies on cars and power plants in the developing world, as well as giving people access to clean fuels for the ...
11 Highest Paying States for Family Physicians
INSIDER MONKEY - 6/27/2016 3:00:02 AM
family physicians usually practice in outpatient settings. Other countries would not permit you to see other specialists until you are referred by a family physician. The advent of family medicine as a specialty in the US was seen after World War II.
Full telecom coverage by 2021
Dhaka Tribune - 6/26/2016 8:40:39 PM
The government aims to achieve 100% telecom density by 2021 and connect 1,200 ... Policy was formulated in 1998 and it was updated twice in assistance with the World Bank and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). To have more modifications ...
Justraveling.com Launches World's First Alternative Travel Index
prnewswire.com - 6/21/2016 12:39:49 PM
To answer these and more questions, Justraveling.com has compiled its Alternative Travel Index, which identifies the "most travelable" countries around the World. To get listed ... population and tourists density, quality of transports, etc.). Among ...
Which are the most corrupt cities in the world?
The Guardian - 6/21/2016 6:27:35 AM
“A high-density ... a list of the world’s most dangerous cities; the Venezuelan capital also makes an appearance on the LSE’s list of cities where corruption risks are highest, and Venezuela itself – also a major oil-producing country – is ...
Texas Children’s Hospital Ranked No. 1 in Pediatric Pulmonology by U.S. News & World Report
Bio News Texas - 6/27/2016 2:05:45 PM
U.S. News & World Report’s 2016-17 edition of Best Children’s Hospitals ... their families, and referring physicians in dealing with the many problematic issues associated with the disease. Texas Children’s Pulmonary Hypertension Program has been ...
Stanford physicians use innovation to protect children’s health in Guatemala
med.stanford.edu - 6/27/2016 3:31:39 PM
A Stanford team has created a “nutrition surveillance” app that can help boost nutrition for children in some of the world’s poorest and most remote ... the app globally to help programs in other countries tackle malnutrition. As recently as 2005 ...
Europe Blanket Aerogel Market is Expected to Reach $745.6 Million by 2022
PR Newswire - 6/27/2016 12:04:04 PM
To know more about the report, visit the website at https://www.alliedmarketresearch.com/europe-blanket-aerogel-market Aerogel is a dry solid material with low density ... production of the oil & gas in the country. U.K. and Germany are the next major ...
Real-world analysis questions very low LDL targets
News-Medical - 6/22/2016 9:11:02 AM
In their retrospective analysis, patients who achieved a low-density-lipoprotein (LDL ... "which are factors that increasingly affect therapeutic decisions facing physicians." When the researchers repeated their analysis in 54,884 patients with at least ...
Coca-Cola targets to make Maaza a $1-bn brand by 2023
wap.business-standard.com - 6/24/2016 6:38:21 AM
"We are now embarking on this mission of turning Maaza into the ... that of countries like Bangladesh and Pakistan. The mango productivity in India is estimated at 8 MT per hectare while that of Brazil is 16 MT per hectare. Ultra High Density Plantation ...
The Kravis Children’s Hospital Ranked Nationally in Seven Specialties by US News and World Report
University Chronicle - 6/21/2016 8:36:26 AM
The Kravis Children's Hospital at Mount Sinai has once again been ranked among the country’s top children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report ... to each one of our employees – from the physicians and nurses to the social workers and staff ...
Serenity Issues Pain Management Guide In Observance Of World Sickle Cell Observance Day
Busbyway - 6/24/2016 11:13:21 PM
June 19, 2016 is World Sickle Cell Observance Day ... which can cause episodes of extreme pain. Typically, physicians prescribe a range of medications to help manage the discomfort, but use of these drugs carries with them a potential for addiction.
In Israeli desert, world's highest solar tower looks to future
MENAFN - 6/18/2016 11:56:15 PM
(MENAFN - AFP) In the middle of southern Israel's desert, engineers are hard at work building the world's tallest solar tower, reflecting the country's high hopes for ... to be Published in The Leading Physicians of the World as New Member of the ...
Abortion requests surged in Latin American countries after Zika warnings
Ob. Gyn. News - 6/23/2016 4:23:31 AM
“Models that were developed by the World Health Organization predict that 3 million to 4 million persons across the Americas will contract Zika virus infection through 2017, and the virus will inevitably spread to other countries where access to safe ...
India Hospital Supplies 2016 World Market Opportunities and Forecasts to 2021
Empowered News - 6/24/2016 10:56:03 AM
WiseGuyReports.com adds“India Hospital Supplies 2016 World ... and country, information related to pipeline products, news and deals is available in the report. Extensive interviews are conducted with key opinion leaders (KOLs), physicians and industry ...