Patients register at Chợ Rẫy Hospital in HCM City. — Photo

Cho Ray urged to decongest by sending patients to local hospitals

As a central hospital, Cho Ray Hospital needs to boost co-operation with provincial- and district-level hospitals to reduce its constant overcrowding, Luong Ngoc Khue, head of the Ministry of Health’s Department of Medical Examination and Treatment, said.
A medical worker talks to the Cambodian man about his health condition (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnamese doctors saves Cambodian with lupus

Leading Cho Ray hospital in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday announced it has saved a Cambodian man suffering Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and infections.
Illustrative photo: VNA

Stem cell transplant heals chemo impacts

The country’s first patient transplanted with his own stem cells, frozen for preservation, to replace stem cells destroyed by chemotherapy or radiation is well on the way to full recovery from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, local doctors have said.