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  1. Siamese-twins surgeon is joining Chinese University

    Posted Dec 17th 2003, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... from Iran in July is to take up a post at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Keith Goh Yu-ching will begin teaching on January 5 as an associate professor of neurosurgery on a two-year ... University of Singapore in 1985 and studied neurosurgery at Prince of Wales Hospital during his residency in the mid-1990s. After leaving Hong Kong, Dr Goh trained at the Institute for Neurology ...

  2. City 'losing its edge as a medical hub'

    Posted Mar 27th 2005, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... medicine. It was a very exciting time,' said Dr Goh, who first visited Hong Kong in 1992 and received neurosurgery training at the Prince of Wales Hospital. Set to return to his native ... talent. There were queues to visit Hong Kong's universities and work in the city because 'the kind of things that we were doing in liver work, neurosurgery, plastic surgery were very ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    Deep brain stimulation can aid Parkinson's sufferers

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by DAVID TAN

    ... department of neurosurgery and neurology in France. The surgery evolved out of the surgeries in which doctors used heat probes to burn and permanently damage small regions of the brain that are known ... intervals, according to Professor Poon Wai-sang, chief of neurosurgery at Chinese University. Benefits vary among patients according to the severity of their condition. "Our initial selection ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Woman victim of blood blunder

    Posted Aug 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to the neurosurgery unit at Kwong Wah Hospital after developing a brain haemorrhage. She was admitted to the Caritas centre on August 9 suffering from scoliosis- a curved spine, with a narrowing of the spinal ... grouping to prevent similar blunders. The Hospital Authority suspected the mix up was related to incorrect blood-typing procedures. Chinese University's chief of neurosurgery, Professor Poon ...

  8. Doctor warned on sick leave

    Posted Aug 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee A public doctor has been disciplined for issuing sick leave certificates to his brother without conducting a proper consultation. Princess Margaret Hospital confirmed that the doctor, who worked for its neurosurgery department but left in January, was disciplined for misconduct. It is understood he was given a verbal warning. The doctor issued two sick leave ...

  9. Sport

    Journalist disguised as priest tries to approach Michael Schumacher

    Posted Dec 31st 2013, 11:04pm by AFP

    ... of the neurosurgery department, said he was surprised by the improvement in the condition of Schumacher. Watch: Schumacher improving but 'not out of danger,' doctors say Doctors have said ...

  10. Hospital promises improvements after sterilisation blunder

    Posted Dec 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to perform neurosurgery on a patient after a medical worker mistakenly rinsed an ultrasound probe in water instead of an antiseptic solution. The blunder was the first to be revealed since ... mistakenly used to clean equipment used to operate on four prostate patients. However, the hospital said a blood test on the neurosurgery patient, a 25-year-old man, showed he did not have any ...




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