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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Reform of Medical Council needed to restore public confidence after Eugina Lau case: group

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 11:29am by EMILY TSANG AND LO WEI

    ... The council’s problems were highlighted by the case of singer Peter Cheung Shung-tak and his wife, former actress Eugina Lau Mei-kuen, who spent nine years in an uphill battle for justice over the death ... years before the complainants received the committee’s decision on whether it will take the case, he said. In Cheung and Lau’s case, the couple first filed a complaint to the Medical Council ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1523714/reform-medical-council-needed-restore-public-confidence-after-eugina
  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Medical Council could face major surgery as government plans reforms

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 02:50pm by Emily Tsang

    ... against medical professionals heard. Council chairman Professor Joseph Lau Wan-yee has said that up to 10 months could be cut from the average waiting time of 38 to 40 months it takes a case to arrive at the hearing stage. Shortcomings in the complaints system were highlighted by the long delay experienced by singer Peter Cheung Shung-tak and former actress Eugina Lau Mei-kuen after ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1555353/medical-council-could-face-major-surgery-government-plans-reforms
  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Father questions hospital treatment after boy, 8, dies of encephalitis

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 03:16am by Olga Wong and Lo Wei

    ... died from encephalitis on Sunday has questioned whether an oversight by doctors at the Prince of Wales Hospital led to his son's death. Lau Wai-lun, a Sha Tin district councillor, said his only son, Ted Lau, had shown symptoms of encephalitis on June 15, when he was admitted to the hospital, and on the following day, but that doctors did not take action until he had a seizure. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1544452/father-questions-hospital-treatment-after-boy-8-dies-encephalitis
  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Step up bird flu tests on chickens, Hong Kong health expert urges

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI, Mimi Lau

    ... With rising risk of infection, health centre urges more checks on local poultry farms The Hong Kong government 's Centre for Health Protection yesterday recommended that tests for H7N9 bird flu on locally raised chickens be stepped up, with its exper ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1227144/step-bird-flu-tests-hong-kong-raised-chickens-government-advisers-say
  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Leave research to medical schools, says vet chief

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:00am by Patsy Moy and Stuart Lau

    ... A training institute for vets will give consumers wider choice of providers but it is up to medical schools to tackle viruses, says board chairman A new veterinary school would not be able to do much to control the transmission of animal diseases to human ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1214712/leave-research-medical-schools-says-vet-chief
  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Inquiry launched after boy, 8, falls ill and dies in days

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 03:54am by Danny Mok

    ... The sudden death of the eight-year-old son of a Sha Tin district councillor has triggered an investigation by the Centre for Health Protection after tests showed he had encephalitis. Ted Lau, who ... of infectious disease had been detected at the school. The boy was the only son of Lau Wai-lun, who represents the Business and Professionals Alliance for Hong Kong on Sha Tin district council. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1543963/inquiry-launched-after-boy-8-falls-ill-and-dies-days
  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Liposuction tragedy to prompt tighter controls on GPs

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 03:41am by Patsy Moy and Ada Lee

    ... who sits on Legco's health services panel, said he had written to panel chairman Dr Leung Ka-lau requesting a special meeting to discuss how to regulate doctors who had business links ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1541998/liposuction-tragedy-prompt-tighter-controls-gps
  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Under-fire Medical Council sets out plan for reform to cut waiting times

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:15am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Council would cut up to 10 months off the time it takes to set up a hearing on a complaint against a doctor if the government accepts its latest reform proposal, chairman Professor Joseph Lau Wan-yee says. But even after the reforms, patients would still have to wait at least 21/2 years to see doctors face punishment, Lau said as he announced the proposal yesterday. Average waiting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1531990/under-fire-medical-council-sets-out-plan-reform-cut-waiting-times
  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Woman dies after receiving liposuction at hair treatment centre

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 07:48pm by Emily Tsang, Danny Mok and Johnny Tam

    ... hospital standards. The Regrowth clinic, on the seventh floor of the Kincheng Commercial Centre, is registered to Chau Siu-man and Gwen Lau Po-shan. They also own a clinic on the eighth floor ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1541106/woman-dies-after-receiving-liposuction-hair-treatment-centre
  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Women need new ways to quit smoking

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:43am by LO WEI

    ... chairwoman Lisa Lau Man-man called for more government resources to specifically help women smokers to quit. While women are still much less likely to smoke than men, their numbers have risen 70 per ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1536411/women-need-new-ways-quit-smoking

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