Dr Anantham Devanand

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Jun 2018 // read more
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SMC DISCIPLINARY PROCEEDINGS
Christopher Chong , A/Prof Cheong Pak Yean , Dr Anantham Devanand , Anil Changaroth , Dr Tommy Tan
With the recent publicity of a number of disciplinary cases against doctors before the Singapore Medical Council (SMC), it is an opportune time to revisit this issue and consider how medical practitioners can best handle such complaints. In order to understand how to deal with SMC complaints, we ...
Category: Medical Ethics , Medical Practice , Professionalism , Health Law
Topic: Communication , Conduct , Regulation

Jul 2015 // read more
Guide to End-of-life Decision Making
Dr Anantham Devanand
Introduction End-of-life decisions can prove to be especially challenging to doctors because protecting our patients’ health is a central tenet of the profession. However, respecting life includes supporting quality of life right to its very end and there is no absolute obligation to prolon...
Category: Professionalism , Medical Ethics
Topic: Medical Education