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  1. News - China - HEALTH

    Shenzhen hospital's buying of vital devices held up by red tape

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... Professor Liu Bao, of the public health school at Fudan University, said mainland cities had their own health development plans governing infrastructure investment to avoid duplication. All big ... that the bureaucratic application procedures for buying medical equipment and opening departments made her feel "poorly acclimatised", China News Service reported. She said some equipment ...

  2. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, December 13, 2012

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... industries, the environment and social security in the first 10 months of the year, Xinhuanet.com reports. Of that money, about 57.76 billion yuan was spent on projects intended to improve ... formed, Southern Metropolis Daily reports. Police detained the mother after she allegedly doused the director's back with a flammable liquid and set her alight, burning half of her body. ...

  3. Pollution Research focuses on infants

    Posted May 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... 'I think such a study is more significant in China than in other countries, because it touches on two sensitive aspects of mainland society: environment pollution, which is the result of China's fast economic development, and children, who are the focus of attention in Chinese families due to the one-child policy,' Zhang said. Zhang said Barker's hypothesis suggests ...

  4. Greying populace a growing challenge

    Posted Apr 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... develop the health-care industry and foster an ageing-friendly social environment,' Chen said. Professor Zhang Youqin, a specialist in ageing research at Xiamen University, told the South ... of the century, 80 per cent of older people will live. In China, the 2010 national census showed there were 119 million people- about 8.9 per cent of the population- aged 65 or over. Chen Chuanshu, ...

  5. Rural hospitals to scrap surcharges

    Posted Feb 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... down skyrocketing medical bills. The reforms are seen as pilot schemes for an overhaul of much bigger city-level hospitals, which rely on drug prescriptions for as much as half their income. Health Minister Chen Zhu announced last month that 300 selected county-level hospitals would abandon drug surcharges this year, with the other 1,900 county-level hospitals to follow suit next ...

  6. Beijing faces funding crisis for TB treatment

    Posted Mar 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... estimates infects 1.3 million mainlanders every year. With the world's second-highest number of tuberculosis (TB) infections, mainland China has treated 8.29 million TB patients in the past 10 ... to support Beijing's efforts to contain TB in 2003, will withdraw from mainland projects in June next year and will not grant any further financial help, citing China's growing economic ...

  7. SCMP Debate

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of such complexity. Professional growth is another key area of focus. In providing our talent pool with a stimulating environment, we constantly invest in facilities and opportunities that enable our staff ... of the expanding and ageing population. More public hospitals are being developed. As the utilisation of public health care services is high, leading to overcrowding and increased waiting times, ...

  8. Key discovery in bird flu fight

    Posted Jan 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that scientists could develop antibodies for the virus, which has killed about half of those infected by it. But to develop the antibodies, researchers needed to build tens of thousands of culture wells, ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com The deadly bird flu virus may have a remedy, according to an international study led by a mainland scientist. Professor Paul Zhou, a researcher ...

  9. Private hospitals call for THE DOCTOR

    Posted Jan 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... is from private clinics. Starting this year, China Central Television is banning medical ads from at least seven of its channels. Chen said more than half of private hospitals were just breaking ... Chen Shaofu, of Dalian Medical University, who has researched the private medical sector for two decades. 'Their inpatients dropped about 50 per cent, and some hospitals didn't see ...

  10. China NT Pharma plans expansion after listing

    Posted Apr 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Paggie Leung Vaccine and pharmaceutical products company China NT Pharma Group will fund expansion of its distribution, products and infrastructure through a Hong Kong main-board listing ... in the second half when demand for vaccines was higher. The National Development and Reform Commission cut the retail price ceiling for 162 pharmaceutical products last month, but the company said only ...




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