Knowledge about cancer and treatment updated

Knowledge about cancer and treatment updated

New technologies in the treatment, screening and early detection of cancer were updated at the Vietnam Cancer Patient Forum 2018 held by the Salt Cancer Initiative (SCI) in Da Nang city on October 8.

Many medical technique prices drop (Photo: SGGP)

Treatment, surgery, medical service fees drop

In addition to fall of cost of treatment by 15-20 percent, some medical services such as MRI, X-ray, and testing services will decrease, as per the Ministry of Health’s latest circular.

Vietnamese doctors apply DSA for coronary artery treatment

Vietnamese doctors apply DSA for coronary artery treatment

Surgeons of the City International Hospital have successfuly applied Digital Subtraction Angiography (DSA) for treating a patient with coronary artery, heart failure, chronic kidney, high blood pressure, diabetes, hepatitis C and tuberculosis.

Medical centers’ quality in outlying districts improved

Medical centers’ quality in outlying districts improved

Ho Chi Minh City has taken much heed to invest in medical centers in outlying districts to reduce pressure on big hospitals inner city and meet healthcare demand of residents in outer suburbs.
 
The boy is under treatment in Ho Chi Minh City-based Children Hospital No.1 (Photo: SGGP)

Kid taken from Cambodia to Vietnam for treatment

6 year old Cambodian boy Sok Ly Hua was taken to Vietnam for treatment kidney failure and organ injuries due to wrong medical treatment of thighbone and pelvis fracture and head injury.