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  1. News - World - SPORT

    Michael Schumacher moved to Swiss hospital after emerging from coma

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 07:28pm by AP

    ... been released from the hospital he was in, it means he's able to support his own breathing and bodily functions," said Tipu Aziz, a professor of neurosurgery at Oxford ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Woman, 24, to sue dentist after 'operation leaves her paralysed'

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 03:38am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... emergency neurosurgery. Doctors later told her the stroke was probably caused by a blocked blood vessel in the left side of her neck. She had to undergo physiotherapy and so far has yet to fully ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Four patients treated for superbug at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Yau Ma Tei

    Posted Sep 18th 2012, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... kill if it infects the brain or enters an open wound. A fifth patient being treated in the neurosurgery department died yesterday, but his death has been attributed to his underlying condition ... VRE outbreak was discovered in 1997, when almost all of the patients in a neurosurgery ward were found to be carrying the bug. Hospital chiefs have met the authority's inspection control ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CORONER'S COURT

    Mother told fatal surgery was safe

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... Neurosurgery consultant Dr Po Yin-chung had called it "not much of a problem", but referred Cheung for an MRI at Tuen Mun Hospital, she said. At Tuen Mun on July 8 Dr Wong Sui-to, a neurosurgery medical officer, suggested occipitocervical fusion surgery, as Cheung's neck bone was putting pressure on some nerves. However, about two weeks later another doctor at Princess ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - INQUEST

    Decision to remove boy's oxygen tube 'not wrong'

    Posted Apr 11th 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... surgery was not the wrong decision, a medical expert told an inquest into the boy's death yesterday. But Chinese University chair professor and chief of the division of neurosurgery at Prince ... the procedure before, and it was difficult for him. Paediatric neurosurgery professor Dachling Pang, from the University of California, who also operated on Cheung, helped construct the surgical airway. ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Mum told of anaesthesia risks to boy, court hears

    Posted Apr 06th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... denied he said that. Pang is chief of the Regional Centre for Paediatric Neurosurgery at Kaiser Permanente hospitals in northern California and paediatric neurosurgery don at the University ...

  7. News - World - SCIENCE

    Shedding light on near-death moment

    Posted Aug 14th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... of anaesthesiology and neurosurgery at the University of Michigan. "In fact, at near-death, many known electrical signatures of consciousness exceeded levels found in the waking state, suggesting ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CORONER'S COURT

    Procedure new to doctors, court told

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 12:00am by JOANNA CHIU

    ... of the Regional Centre for Paediatric Neurosurgery at Kaiser Permanente hospitals in Northern California and paediatric neurosurgery don at the University of California, Davis- was in Hong Kong ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Teaching not the reason to operate on teen, US don says

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... for Paediatric Neurosurgery at Kaiser Permanente hospitals in Northern California and paediatric neurosurgery don at the University of California, Davis, was invited to Hong Kong at the time to take part ...

  10. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani child activist, Malala Yousafzai, sent to Britain for treatment

    Posted Oct 15th 2012, 12:23pm by Agence France-Presse in Islamabad

    ... was consulted and their wishes also taken into consideration, the army said, defending the care she had received so far. “The view of the international experts was that the neurosurgery performed ...




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