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Vietnamese doctors succeed in fifth lung transplant

Vietnamese doctors succeed in fifth lung transplant

VOV.VN -Doctors working at Viet Duc hospital in Hanoi announced on September 1 that they successfully conducted a fifth lung transplant from a brain-dead donor on a patient who been suffering from interstitial lung disease.

Hanoi hospitals fight to curb spread of COVID-19

Hanoi hospitals fight to curb spread of COVID-19

VOV.VN - All people entering hospitals throughout Hanoi must complete a brief health check and fill out a medical declaration form outlining details of their travel history since March as medical centres step up efforts to fight the COVID-19 epidemic.

VOV youths join blood donation campaign in Hanoi

VOV youths join blood donation campaign in Hanoi

VOV.VN - Youth volunteers from the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) and other agencies in Hanoi participated in a blood donation campaign on March 13, which aims to help resolve the shortage of blood supplies in many of the country’s hospitals.

Hanoi man’s organ donation saves patients with fatal diseases

Hanoi man’s organ donation saves patients with fatal diseases

The family of a 27-year-old man in Hanoi, who was declared brain dead in a traffic accident, has voluntarily donated all of his internal organs as well as his corneas and tissues to patients needing replacement, according to the Vietnam National Coordinating Centre for Human Organ Transplantation.

Updates on intraoperative MRI applications in neurosurgery

Updates on intraoperative MRI applications in neurosurgery

Viet Duc Hospital's Centre for Neurosurgery, in collaboration with Hitachi and Japan-Vietnam Medical Instrument Company (JVC), have organised the workshop on “Updating Intraoperative MRI applications in neurosurgery.”

Holiday surge for hospitals

Holiday surge for hospitals

More than 6,500 people were admitted to hospitals in HCM City over the recent four-day holiday because of traffic accidents, physical fights, and food poisoning, among other reasons, according to the city’s Health Department.

Vietnam conjoined twins die week after birth

Vietnam conjoined twins die week after birth

A pair of twin boys who were conjoined at chest and abdomen died on July 21, around one week after they were born in the northern province of Ha Giang, local media have reported.