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  1. Hospital plans drills for move to new home

    Posted Feb 08th 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... in an operation of military precision, and accident and emergency services will not be able to stop for a 'single minute'. The flagship hospital in the New Territories East region, which opened ... have to maintain smooth operation of the accident and emergency department, which cannot be disrupted for a single minute. We will conduct a number of drills to prepare for contingencies.' ...

  2. 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 ... carried out a drill to practice how to deal with large groups of angry patient’s relatives attacking a hospital. A 50-year-old man with cancer attacked the doctors at a hospital in Shanghai ...

  3. City-wide drill to test readiness for a flu pandemic

    Posted Sep 21st 2007, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez A city-wide pandemic preparedness drill will be held today to test the emergency response to a community-acquired flu involving boys 'falling sick' in Fanling. ... Disease Centre and the Major Incident Control Centre in Princess Margaret Hospital will be tested. Thomas Tsang Ho-fai, controller of the Centre for Health Protection, announced today's drill ...

  4. Clean drill of health

    Posted Nov 21st 2003, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy A worker washes the floor at a home for the elderly in Wong Tai Sin yesterday as part of the first Sars drill conducted by the Health, Welfare and Food Bureau to prepare medical staff for a possible resurgence of infections. Under the one-day drill, codenamed Evergreen, a resident was assumed to have come down with respiratory tract infection after returning to Hong ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    New coronavirus appears deadlier than Sars, says HKU

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... animal models may not completely reflect what [it] can do to humans. But this is certainly another step forward." The Health Department yesterday held a "desktop drill" to test ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    No new cases of superbug VRE, says Caritas Medical Centre

    Posted Feb 04th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... this is quite a good example. Best of all, it can be a drill. If in future there is a very serious disease, we hope we can act in a similar way and control it well," To said. Enterococci normally ...

  7. Millions of masks stockpiled for Sars

    Posted Oct 31st 2003, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... details of its anti-Sars preparations yesterday as it held an emergency drill, based on a scenario in which a nurse is confirmed to have Sars. As part of the drill, the authority activated ... by the Department of Health, the authority's chief executive Ho Shiu-wei said yesterday. The chairman of the authority's central committee on infectious diseases, Liu Shao-haei, said the drill ...

  8. Survival kits for miners

    Posted Sep 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... into the bone of a patient so that life-saving fluids can be given to them. The miners will be trained how to use the supplies in the next few days. The kits will be passed down the narrow drill holes ...

  9. Business - Commodities

    Silicosis suit could crush S.Africa’s gold mining sector

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 01:43pm by AFP

    ... allegedly contracted the lung disease while drilling gold bearing rocks. Already theirs is the biggest class action in South Africa’s legal history, involving more than 17,000 complainants. ...

  10. Dirt rife in Beijing's dental clinics

    Posted Apr 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... dental drills. 'Of the 10,000 patients who visit the city's dental clinics every day, almost 300 have a chance of being infected,' Dr Lu said. 'According to our study, nearly 80 per cent of the capital's 1,300 registered local dental centres have either not disinfected their drills or have not done it properly.' The association believes the more than ...




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