Exclusive Interview with Dr Mansoor Ali Ok.R.
June 10, 2017 by Team Homeopathy 360
Dr Mansoor Ali. Ok.R is an Associate Professor at Govt. Homeopathic Medical College, Calicut and an Approved Practitioner at Ministry of Health, United Arab Emirates. He is a number one practitioner from Calicut. He took his BHMS and MD from Govt. Homeopathic Medical College Calicut and joined in the identical institute in 2006. The Homeopathic fraternity is aware of him because the director and chief editor of the most important web site on homeopathic training and analysis Similima.com and Homeobook.com. He has attended and offered papers in a number of states, nationwide and worldwide conferences.
He has performed numerous workshops and training programmes for BHMS college students, internees, Govt. medical officers, lecturers and practitioners throughout India. He can also be a visiting lecturer, examiner, and query paper setter to many homeopathic establishments and Universities. He holds many honourable memberships as Board of research of Homeopathy member to KUHS and Calicut University. He was honoured with National Award “Homoeo Sree” for the contribution to Homeopathic training via internet primarily based studying and instructing in 2011.
Dr Abha ( ED ): Sir, how was your preliminary foray into the world of Homoeopathy? What had been your experiences in Homoeopathy as a
Dr Mansoor Ali ( MA ): I’m dwelling within the metropolis of Calicut in Kerala state,
a metropolis well-known for homoeopathy since lengthy. Even throughout childhood, all my relations took homoeopathy therapy from our neighbouring physician. I took my BHMS and MD in repertory from Govt. homeopathy medical school Calicut. During my commencement, I used to be fascinated by the busy OPDs of our lecturers like Dr Esmail Sait, Dr KB Rameshan, Dr Abdul Latheef, Dr Abdurahiman and so forth. They should not solely specialists in homoeopathy but additionally within the apply of drugs and accent managements. Patients from the neighbouring districts and states had been handled by these well-known lecturers. I additionally needed to be a well-known practitioner like them – my biggest ambition at the moment.
ED: What is the methodology you undertake in your homoeopathic apply?
MA: I’m extensively utilizing trendy strategies in my non-public apply
and within the OPD and IPD of Govt. Homeopathy Medical College. Calicut. I’ve softwares like Radar Opus, Hompath wildfire, ISIS, Complete dynamics, Similimum extremely and so forth. Since every of those has their very own uniqueness – we’d like multiple software program. I feel homoeopathy alongside with accent administration provides wonderful outcomes. Accessory managements like IV, Catheterisation, Dialysis, Physiotherapy and so forth. should not the monopoly of any medical system. I repertorise each acute and persistent illnesses extensively – repertory is an unavoidable, person pleasant software within the administration of acute illnesses that provides wonderful and dependable outcomes. I feel the credibility of a homoeopathic physician relies on his potential within the administration of acute illnesses. But the frequent change of treatment and pointless repetitions might spoil the acute circumstances. My prescription is especially primarily based on Kentian technique whereas accepting the deserves of various classical and trendy faculties of thought in homoeopathy.
ED: Which guide has influenced you essentially the most and why?
MA: It is troublesome to present the title of a single guide – I’ve an intensive library in my residence that incorporates classical books to trendy books. Organon of drugs is our person handbook, with out a clear understanding of that guide; it is vitally troublesome to reach homoeopathy. I’m impressed by the Boericke’s Materia Medica, Lesser writings of Hahnemann and Kent, The spirit of Homoeopathy by Rajan sankaran, The science of Homoeopathy by Vithoulkas, Synthesis repertory, Hutchison’s Clinical strategies and so forth.
ED: You have written just a few books for novice Homoeopaths to efficiently start their Practice. What impressed you to jot down these books?
MA: We should help the brand new era medical doctors to earn their bread and butter and fame. Without good wage, good earnings or social standing no person will come to any career. We are the most important placement supplier in homoeopathy via our web site www.homeobook.com The new era medical doctors needs to be taught to have qualities to outlive in the longer term. It’s difficult to start homeopathic apply immediately, but when younger medical doctors need to develop into profitable, they should start considering of themselves differently – who can make the most of know-how way more cleverly than established medical doctors, to be able to entice extra sufferers. I’ve been instructing these subjects to the undergraduate and postgraduate college students of the Govt. Homeopathy Medical College Calicut since few years – this matter can also be integrated within the Repertory syllabus of Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS).
The main articles written by me on this space that out there on our web site -www.homeobook.com are:
• How to arrange a clinic
• Before beginning a clinic- some fundamental tips
• Video tutorials on accent administration for medical professionals
• How to setup a web-based homeopathy session/ clinic?
• How to advertise your clinic/ hospital for getting extra sufferers?
• What occurred to homeopathy woman medical doctors
In the previous few years, extra women medical doctors graduated from homeopathy medical school than males however that was not mirrored within the variety of practising medical doctors. Why?
We analyzed the info and given some efficient suggestion within the above article. Research in Homeopathy: All Homeopaths ought to attain information in regards to the trendy analysis protocol, methodology, diagnostic instruments, follow-up standards and illness administration. This will assist us to be at par with the present medical analysis practices.
ED: As an Associate Professor, what’s your greatest problem on this position?
MA: Primary faculty college students had been taught by PG lecturers who had training in B.Ed. or MEd institutes with NET or SET. But in homeopathy we have now no such instructing programs, after commencement or post-graduation; we’re straight recruited to the instructing career, even with out testing aptitude in instructing. Acute scarcity of devoted and competent college is one of the challenges confronted by the homeopathic establishments in India. As per the CCH syllabus, a pupil has to spend 4500 hours contained in the classroom throughout his BHMS course. Utilised it successfully? Students and lecturers should introspect.
A superb homeopathy trainer needs to be practitioner. The high quality of instructing is straight linked with high quality of affected person care. The majority of the lecturers don’t have any religion in Homeopathy. At the identical time, lecturers blame the scholars that they don’t seem to be honest, devoted and sincere in practising homeopathy.
A trainer with out medical abilities or apply is not going to arouse religion of the scholars particularly if he’s instructing medical topics. We must exhibit homeopathy in our IPD and OPD. Always keep in mind that college students is not going to consider in what you say however what you do. It is the need of each pupil that, their trainer will give them some significant studying expertise – that may assist them to battle challenges within the life.
The lifetime of a pupil of homeopathy and way forward for homeopathy are within the palms of lecturers. Teachers should have good imaginative and prescient, loyalty, and dedication. Only lecturers can increase the usual of homeopathy. But the unhappy story is that lots of the homeopathic medical faculties are giving comparatively much less wage to lecturers. That ends in dissatisfaction amongst college. Can you anticipate a motivational class with out paying a good-looking wage? “A lamp can never light another lamp unless it continuous to burn its own flame. So also a teacher never truly teaches unless he is still teaching himself.” Rabindra Nath Tagore.
Unfortunately, lecturers should not studying a lot. Even although we’re taking courses on a prescribed syllabus, it should have some modifications and development yearly – together with the mannerisms and humour. The majority of the lecturers used to show the identical matter, with identical notes/slides, all through their service tenure. Instead of feeding the scholars with standardized textbook primarily based information, lecturers ought to insist on inquisitive studying, actual thirst for self-learning. Teachers ought to be facilitators for self-learning than dictators of pre- fabricated notes.
ED: Is this discipline rising sufficient in order that there’s room for rising variety of Homoeopathic graduates?
MA: Surely, sufficient place for extra homoeopathy graduates. Just see
the position and apply evaluation given beneath. Number of scholars passing out from completely different techniques yearly
BHMS : 12,000
MBBS : 60,000
BAMS : 15265
Lesser variety of medical doctors in homoeopathy – So extra placement choices and extra likelihood in non-public apply. Remember, non-public apply is the most suitable choice than another job – that offer you extra social fame and monetary stability. Don’t fear in regards to the ever growing variety of medical doctors – India has 6000 births in a minute.
ED: Which system is greatest for personal apply and job?
MA: Allopathy ? – At least, MD requires – 11 years of examine Ayurveda ? – More quacks, value of drugs too high Dental ? – Cost of clinic too high, lesser variety of sufferers Homeopathy ? – The value of clinic and medicines – comparatively much less, earn instantly after BHMS. The common enhancement of information and up to date advances within the medical therapy by attending CMEs and lectures gives you extra confidence as properly as credibility. In addition, specialty primarily based programs will enhance acumen and competency.
ED: As you recognize, the theme of this Issue is Acid group in Materia Medica. How properly it’s suited in most cancers and psychiatric circumstances?
MA: We used Carbolic acid in most cancers abdomen with loss of urge for food, with fixed nausea and eructation Mur acid with excessive weak point of most cancers.
ED: Many therapeutic failures are because of the myriad use of some type of Camphor in day after day life in Indian households. How to fight this downside?
MA: I feel the drugs will act, whether it is similimum, despite the fact that the affected person is utilizing camphor, alcohol, tobacco and so forth. But we have now to limit the use by giving correct recommendation on the time of prescription.
ED: What are your plans for contribution to the event of homoeopathy, how far have you ever been capable of obtain them?
MA: I’m considering past standard boundaries – endeavors to create an setting that promote studying whereas nurturing the skilled and private development of homeopathy college students, lecturers, and professionals. So designed most reliable, devoted, informative, up to date, well-planned web site www.homeobook.com that serves as a reputable platform for the change of data amongst homoeopathic fraternity. Nearly 1.5 lakh medical professionals visiting this web site each month.
Our intention is to create competent and assured homeopaths by offering high quality instructing and studying supplies. Our meritorious service by offering exact, self-sufficient and updated examine supplies to aspirants of competitive exams, profession and placement are unparalleled. We have already got greater than 5000 PowerPoint displays from Anatomy to repertory, query papers of assorted competitive examinations in homoeopathy throughout the globe and almost 5000 good high quality articles on numerous elements of homoeopathy.
Our future plans
• A cellular app which is underneath testing.
• Shopping cart for medicines, books, and softwares
• Converting Homeobook as an Open Access Peer reviewed/ listed , ACAP-enabled journal
• We want to be an actual information, good friend and supporter for homeopaths at each stage of their journey.
ED: Your view as to how can the Indian Government on the centre can patronize Homoeopathy?
MA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has created a separate ministry for AYUSH with Minister of State for AYUSH (Independent Charge) and Health and Family Welfare, Shri Shripad Yesso Naik – who’s excellently supporting homoeopathy.
Currently, we have now 2,24,279 homeopathy medical doctors, 7856 Govt. dispensaries and 207 of Govt. hospitals offering homoeopathy therapy in India.
This Ministry launched Homoeopathy in 5 railway hospitals.
Decided to arrange built-in AYUSH hospitals and faculties in all states.
Several Public Health initiatives primarily based on Homoeopathy taken up by the Indian Government lately.
Integration of Homoeopathy for a healthy youngster with Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram (RBSK) launched by Govt. of India.
The programme Homeopathy for Healthy teething which is a part of Homeopathy for healthy youngster was launched within the month of January 2015 at 6 recognized districts (Gautam Budh Nagar, Palghar, Gorakhpur, Kamrup, Cuttack and Delhi)
Integrating of AYUSH techniques (Homoeopathy) in National Programme for Prevention and Control of Cancer, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke (NPCDCS) at two districts Krishna, Andhra Pradesh and Darjeeling, West Bengal, whereby life-style dysfunction clinics are arrange at 16 CHCs.
Swasthya Rakshan program has been launched which is being undertaken via 11 institutes adopting 55 villages underneath the Council. The native inhabitants is being supplied health care at their doorstep.
India providing scholarships for Homoeopathy examine to extra international Countries
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated a brand new AYUSH Wellness Clinic and a restored Clock Tower in Schedule ‘B’ space of the President’s Estate t (July 25, 2015) to mark the completion of the third yr of his Presidency.
Indian Army determined to nominate Homoeopathy Doctors in 4 military hospitals — Base Hospital in Delhi Cantt, Military Hospital in Jalandhar and Command Hospitals at Chandi mandir and Pune.
The Union Cabinet on Feb 2016, gave its approval to an settlement between the Ministry of AYUSH and WHO for the event of Homoeopathy and Ayurveda.
Under this ministry, extra homoeopaths throughout the nation received appointed as Medical officers underneath numerous nationwide schemes with comparatively good wage.
Homoeopathy wants extra placements in numerous sectors, extra analysis facilities particularly that collaborate interdisciplinary analysis, high quality training with extra specialties together with Ph.D.programs.