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intern

1. another word for internee
2. Med US and Canadian a graduate in the first year of practical training after medical school, resident in a hospital and under supervision by senior doctors
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Objective: To determine the major stresses of house officers, causes of these stress and the coping strategies.
More than 300 house officers at the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) have been deprived of their monthly stipend for the past three months, it emerged .The house officers have also recently held a demonstration outside the hospital for immediate release of their stipends.
The BMA said it was estimated that in 2007 between 5,000 and 10,000 doctors who are senior house officers will be unable to slot into specialist training posts, but will be too far advanced in their training to move on to foundation programmes.
He called upon these House Officers to not only deliver the services with best standard but also continue their medical education to further skill themselves.
According to Station House Officer Rawat Police Station Inspector Ijaz Hussain Qureshi, a citizen namely Khalid Bashir, appeared before Police and lodged complaint stating Unknown auto theft gang had stolen his car bearing registration Number BDG-727 from outside his house.
Station House Officer (SHO) at Lahore's Rang Mahal police station, Zahid Mehmood, was injured in firing and was being transported to the hospital when he succumbed to his wounds.
Due to complexity of root canal treatment, the freshly graduate students and house officer lack self confidence in performing treatments independently and are not appropriately prepared to take this challenge.
Graduation is followed by a one-year pre-registration training programme as a house officer, which leads to full registration with the General Medical Council.
Sanawan Station House Officer Akbar Khan Chandia said Muzaffargarh police had nothing to do with the arrest.
They informed that more 300 house officer working in hospital three shifts have been deprived of stipend for four months and PGs for eight months.
While taking action, SSP suspended four officers and also issued show cause notice to Station House Officer.
Following on the information area police headed by the Station House Officer Chak Police Station and the Station House Officer Bachal Bhayo Police Station cordoned off the area and flagged down the dacoits fleeing after kidnapping two youths, on it, kidnappers opened fire on police, same was returned, however kidnappers managed to escape while police have succeeded in releasing two youths identified as Tofique Ahmed, of 19, resident of village Shah M Jakhrani and Mir M Jakhrani, of 16, inhabitant of Ghulam Shah village, who came from their villages when who received the phone call of women and reached to meet the ladies who had in contact with them on phone for a week, riding on their motorcycle, police added.