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  1. News - China - HEALTH

    Shenzhen company develops kit to test for Ebola virus, report says

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 02:51pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... virus on the mainland. BGI, the world’s largest genomics research institution, is using technical assistance from People’s Liberation Army’s Academy of Military Medical Sciences to synthesise ... as efficiently as the US FDA to this public health emergency. “If the infection zones request it, we can begin mass production.” BGI had been working with military research institutes on the Ebola virus ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Surgeon helped quake survivors live again

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:22am by Annemarie Evans

    ... in Wenchuan. "Each truck could carry 40 to 50 bodies," he says from his office in Central, while showing photographs from that time. Poon, a specialist in orthopaedics and traumatology, has ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Prince Philip Dental Hospital used contaminated water, documents show

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 11:37pm by Olga Wong

    ... with the water problem when they are not informed?" he asked. Central and Western district councillor Wong Kin-shing plans a survey to see if any patients were affected. "The hospital ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Medical Council demands new misconduct body amid fears errors swept under the carpet

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 11:24pm by CANNIX YAU

    ... and the government for a central complaints committee to probe cases in both the public and private systems. Lau says his move was prompted by concerns that many cases of gross negligence, misconduct ... "there is much room for improvement on this matter". Lau claimed the best way to resolve this conflict was to set up a central committee to handle all complaints of medical misconduct. ...

  5. News - World - HEALTH

    Ebola-hit Liberia fears starvation as quarantine blocks food supplies

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 04:49am by AFP

    ... the most badly affected northern provinces – cutting off access with military roadblocks and travel restrictions. The quarantine has meant that traders have been unable to travel to buy food ... people will die of hunger for God’s sake. These are Liberians like others.” At a military checkpoint on the edge of the quarantine line in Bomy County, many people expressed anger ...

  6. News - China - HEALTH

    Woman held in Shenzhen allegedly with blood of pregnant women set for Hong Kong gender tests

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 04:30pm by Huifeng He huifeng.he@scmp.com

    ... Bin, director of the National Health and Family Planning Commission, reported on July 26 that last year the mainland authorities had taken action against more than 11,000 cases of illegal ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong installs detection systems as WHO declares Ebola a global problem

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 11:45pm by Emily Tsang, Zhuang Pinghui and Agencies

    ... infectious, appeared to be more deadly. Nationally, the process to develop an Ebola antibody would begin soon, according to the National Health and Family Planning Commission's Wang Chen. The WHO ...

  8. News - World - HEALTH

    Canada patient showing Ebola-like symptoms is placed in isolation

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 02:48pm by AFP

    ... response, saying WHO is at least partly to blame WHO leaders "need to do a reality check and step up", Koen Henckaerts, a health expert at the European Commission's humanitarian aid ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Chronic shortage of doctors in Hong Kong will not be resolved for years, report warns

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 11:46pm by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com University report warns that even with rising number of medical graduates in Hong Kong, city faces staffing shortage for years to come Pressure for more foreign doctors The medical watchdog is under growing pressure to relax stringent licensing rules for overseas doctors after a government-commissioned study concluded that a chronic shortage ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    HKU's HK$200m bill for mainland hospital

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 04:09am by Amy Nip

    ... prospects remained divided. A worst-case exit plan should be prepared, the person said. An HKU spokesman said the university's council agreed several months ago to commission an independent ...




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