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  1. Groups blame increasing workload for any laxity in complying with guidelines

    Posted Aug 18th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... the government should plan ahead to ensure an adequate supply of frontline staff. A patient group meanwhile suggested the Hospital Authority should arrange for erring nurses to meet blunder victims ... in the city had to take care of 10 to 12 patients, but the nurse to patient ratio was 1:6 to 1:8 in other developed countries, he said. In suicide cases, manpower was of the utmost importance. Only ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

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

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

    ... with its experimental drug palbociclib, lived for an average of 20.2 months before their cancer progressed, compared with 10.2 months for patients given only letrozole. The United States Food ... based on the Phase 2 trial results, said Mace Rothenberg, chief medical officer of Pfizer’s oncology unit. Palbociclib is viewed as one of the company’s most important experimental drugs, which ...

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    Overweight children ‘to be new norm in Europe’

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 06:14pm

    ... “Physical activity and healthy food choices should be taken very seriously in all environments – schools, hospitals, cities, towns and workplaces. As well as the food industry, the urban planning ... with obesity as the new norm. Physical inactivity – coupled with a culture that promotes cheap, convenient foods high in fats, salt and sugars – is deadly.” In 23 out of 36 European countries, more ...

  4. 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

    ... month, allegedly by a patient who was unhappy with treatment he received. Li Bin, the minister in charge of of the National Health and Family Planning Commission, said earlier this month that she ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Teaching pupils about benefits of rest has no effect on their sleeping habits: study

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 06:15pm by JENNFER NGO

    ... good results among his students. “When so many teachers and students like the plan after a year, it’s definitely a good move,” he said. Kwok said he wished he had known more about ...

  6. Hospital plans drills for move to new home

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

    ... Ella Lee Prince of Wales Hospital is assessing the risks of the move from its old block to the HK$2 billion new one in October, when critically ill patients will have to be transferred in an operation of military precision, and accident and emergency serv ...

  7. Hospitals receive guidelines for care

    Posted May 01st 2009, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Hospitals and other medical institutions must report suspected, clinically probable and confirmed cases of swine flu within two hours of discovery to the country's disease surveillance system, the Ministry of Health says. The ministry issued a plan yesterday to contain the swine flu outbreak and will implement it nationwide. It also issued diagnosis instructions, ...

  8. News - China - HEALTH

    Weeping doctor paraded around hospital by angry mob after patient dies

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

    ... a doctor in Guangdong was publicly humiliated over a patient's death. Li Bin, the minister of the National Health and Family Planning Commission, said hospitals were places for saving lives ...

  9. Imported infections rise despite efforts of travel health service

    Posted May 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the June-August period every year, Yeung wrote. Some 88.8 per cent of the clients planned to visit countries where malaria was endemic, and 52.1 per cent would visit destinations where yellow fever ...

  10. No plans to search for weapons on patients

    Posted Apr 29th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... to public hospitals.' The authority was responding to a report yesterday that it was planning guidelines encouraging nursing and medical staff to search suspicious patients and family members ...




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