MD (Medicine), DM (Gastroenterology), FICP, FSGEI, FRCP(London), FRCP(Edinburg), FACP, FACG, FAMS

Professor and Head
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Kalinga Insititue of Medical Sciences
Patia, Bhubaneswar 751024

President’s Honorary Surgeon
Chief Consultant (Medicine & Gastroenterology), AFMS as Lieutenant General
Director General Medical Services (Navy) as Surgeon Vice Admiral
Professor and Head of Department (Gastroenterology and Hepatobiliary Unit), Army Hospital R & R, New Delhi, India
Senior Consultant (Hepatology & Gastroenterology) & Transplant Hepatologist,
Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, Sarita Vihar, New Delhi
President, Indian Association for the Study of Liver (2011-2013)
President, Indian Society of Gastroenterology (2014-2015)

Recent Publications

INASL Consensus Statement on Acute Liver Failure (Part-1): Epidemiology, Pathogenesis, Presentation and Prognosis

INASL Consensus Statement on Acute Liver Failure (Part-2): Management of Acute Liver Failure

Recurrent Cholangitis due to Gossypiboma

2019 Update of Indian National Association for Study of the Liver Consensus on Prevention, Diagnosis, and Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in India: The Puri II Recommendations

Gastrointestinal: An unusual cause of lower gastrointestinal bleed: Ileal carcinoid tumor

Indian healthcare at crossroads (Part 2): Social and environmental influences

Indian healthcare at crossroads (Part 1): Deteriorating doctor-patient relationship

Indian National Association for the Study of the Liver-Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India Position Statement on Management of Liver Diseases in Pregnancy

‘Watermelon stomach’ as a presenting manifestation of systemic sclerosis

Badri Nath Tandon (1 August 1931- 5 March 2018)

Low-Cost Pharma

Neurological Recovery After Recovery From Acute Liver Failure: Is it Complete?

INASL Guidelines on Management of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Patients receiving Chemotherapy, Biologicals, Immunosupressants, or Corticosteroids

Using generic drugs in India: Some thoughts

Global prevalence, treatment, and prevention of hepatitis B virus infection in 2016: a modelling study

Gastrointestinal Tuberculosis.(Book Chapter) In Mehta R.Eds. Clinical Gastroenterology. 4th edition. Paras Medical Publishers, New Delhi. 2019: 205-210

Potential Liver Transplant Recipients with Hepatitis C: Should They Be Treated Before or After Transplantation?

Medical Practice Management: An update

Acute on Chronic Liver Failure – What is in a “Definition”?

Research in India

What is the Risk of Graft Reinfection in Case of Liver Transplantation for Patients With Acute HEV or HAV Infection?

Coffee and Liver Disease

Academics not a priority in a conference

Should patients presenting with peptic ulcer bleed be screened to rule out cirrhosis of the liver?

Approach to Clinical Syndrome of Jaundice and Encephalopathy in Tropics

Consensus Statement of HCV Task Force of the Indian National Association for Study of the Liver (INASL). Part I: Status Report of HCV Infection in India

Consensus Statement of HCV Task Force of Indian National Association for Study of the Liver (INASL). Part II: INASL Recommendations for Management of HCV in India

Hepatology in India and INASL: A Ringside View

Mini’s Spink

From The Foreword
“I cannot think of any recent book dealing with medical practice in this country that I would more strongly recommend to all my friends as well as, perhaps, my enemies. It has very effectively exposed the dark underbelly of Indian medicine in a manner which is easy to understand as well as entertaining..”

Dean, The Ganga Ram Institute for
Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, New Delhi