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Caritas Medical Centre

No new cases of superbug VRE, says Caritas Medical Centre

The Caritas Medical Centre had been battling to rid its wards of VRE, or vancomycin-resistant enterococci. It had found more than 100 carriers of the superbug.

Monday, 4 February, 2013, 4:41am

Hong Kong woman finds metal fragment in thigh after 40 years

A fragment of ammunition was removed from the thigh of a 59-year-old woman yesterday after it had remained undetected for almost four decades.

Police are still investigating whether the rusty piece of metal, about 3cm long, is a bullet or part of a cartridge.

The woman told police that she had been injured while working in a mainland coal factory about 40 years ago.

22 Sep 2012 - 3:04am

City Digest

Addict bashes, pushes two friends out window

8 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Man suffers eye injury from broken glass

A man suffered an eye injury while trying to fix the bulb of a torch in his Sham Shui Po home yesterday. The 40-year-old put too much pressure on the bulb and smashed it, causing pieces of broken glass to hit his left eye. Ambulance workers were called to his Yee Ching Court flat and he was taken to Caritas Medical Centre.

18 Jan 2010 - 12:00am

Motorcyclist hits monkey

A motorcyclist hit a monkey while riding along Tai Po Road towards Kowloon, near Villa Carlton, yesterday afternoon. Police said the accident occurred shortly after 2pm. The 33-year-old man suffered head and limb injuries. He was treated at Caritas Medical Centre and discharged. The seriously injured monkey was treated by vets but died last night.

1 Jan 2010 - 12:00am

Police probe woman's 'acid' scare

A woman who thought corrosive liquid was thrown on her yesterday in Sham Shui Po reported it to police. The woman, 28, was attacked by a man with an unknown liquid on Nam Cheong Street at about 4pm. She was in stable condition last night in Caritas Medical Centre, in Sham Shui Po.

21 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

In Brief

Six injured in Hung Hom crash

Six people aged from two to 43 were injured when a car travelling along Cheung Wan Road collided with a KMB bus and then ran into railings outside The Metropolis in Hung Hom at about 10.40am yesterday. The injured, including the driver of the car, were treated at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Yau Ma Tei.

16 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Woman terrorised by intruder in her flat

A woman, bound and blindfolded by a chopper-wielding intruder, endured nearly four hours of terror as the man wandered around her flat in Sham Shui Po until her husband returned home and rescued her before dawn yesterday.

10 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

Five hurt in two attacks by mental patients

Five people were injured in two separate attacks involving two mental patients in Chai Wan and Sham Shui Po yesterday.

One of the victims was a 46-year-old woman who was asleep when her 83-year-old mother used a chopper to attack her in their flat at Wo Hing House on Hing Wah Estate, Chai Wan, at about 1am.

29 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

In Brief

City in loudest scream bid

31 Aug 2009 - 12:00am