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  1. News - China - HEALTH

    China reports second fatal case of bird flu this year, in Guizhou

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Its figures show that China saw 25 deadly cases of the virus between 2003 and 2009 before numbers tailed off to one fatality in each of the three following years. The deadliest year ... is the second death from the H5N1 virus in China this year. The 31-year-old died in hospital in the city of Guiyang on Friday, the Guizhou province health department statement said, adding that no other ...

  2. That's quite a rash of cases

    Posted Apr 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Suzanne Harrison

    ... Suzanne Harrison There are an estimated 12,600 cases of shingles in Hong Kong at any one time, based on an extrapolation of US figures (one case for every 544 people) by www.wrongdiagnosis.com. For the whole of China, there would be more than 2,375,000 cases. Shingles typically flare in a band around the waist called a dermatome, according to the US National Institute ...

  3. So clear and yet so far

    Posted Mar 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to switch from contact lenses to goggle-like glasses, because her eyes were getting too dry. Last year, she had to stop using contact lenses, as they made her eyes unbearably dry. Several of her friends had raved about the liberating results of Lasik eye surgery and implantable contact lenses (ICL), and Wu decided to explore those options. She sought the help of Dr John Chang So-min, ...

  4. News - World - HEALTH

    Pfizer trial shows experimental drug doubles time until breast cancer tumours grow worse

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:52pm by Reuters

    ... that tumours grow in response to oestrogen – and HER2-negative, meaning that the HER2 protein is not causing the cancer. Such patients make up about 60 per cent of advanced breast cancer cases ...

  5. An enemy within

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of pus inside the cyst was too much for antibiotics alone to resolve. He had to make an incision to drain the pus and deflate the chalazion. He then gave Lau antibiotic eye drops for day use ... effective in clearing out the stye-causing bacteria. But it was rather unusual for another stye to develop in a different location on the same eye. Nevertheless, Cheng prescribed another course ...

  6. News - China - HEALTH

    Weeping doctor paraded around hospital by angry mob after patient dies

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 05:07pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... provincial health department also could not be reached for comment. In a separate case, a doctor in Hebei province was stabbed in the throat last month, allegedly by a patient dissatisfied ... liability insurance should be promoted to solve disputes. Independent reconciliation committees handled 53,000 medical disputes and 88 per cent of the cases were settled. ...

  7. News - China - HEALTH

    Doctors attacked by knife-wielding patient in Shanghai, latest in series of assaults on medics

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 05:00pm by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Violence comes as police in Hubei province stage a drill on how to deal with angry relatives who storm a hospital after a loved one dies after treatment Three doctors in Shanghai have been attacked by a patient with a knif ...

  8. Sponge-in-eye case 'not result of human error'

    Posted Sep 26th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun A tiny sponge fragment has been left in the eye of a glaucoma patient during surgery at Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital. But a top Hospital Authority executive officer has ruled out any human error in the incident. The sponge fragment, one millimetre by one millimetre, was discovered in a female patient's eye in a follow-up check hours after ...

  9. Lifestyle - Health - CASE HISTORY

    Case history

    Posted Aug 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... field. The image started to blur and within an hour he could no longer see with his right eye. Terrified, he pulled over, flagged down a taxi and headed straight for a mainland clinic. As his family's sole breadwinner, his sight was more than his window on the world- it was his means of providing for his wife and four-year-old son. While his right eye looked normal on the outside, ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Organ donor saves two lives as doctors perform ground-breaking operation

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 01:57pm

    ... at Queen Mary Hospital, said the team decided on heart repair with lung transplant rather than heart and lungs transplant after two meetings. “It’s only been done in four cases in the past 22 years ...




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