Prof. Tran Binh Giang: Doctors at the hospital recently performed a surgery on a female patient who previously sought medical treatment abroad. She went through a hysterectomy surgery and handled her placenta praevia in Singapore, costing 50,000 USD, but there was a side-effect. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese hospitals to remove bottlenecks to lure foreign patients
Causes of patient falls in hospitals
Now with the pandemic in 'full swing', people with Covid-19 infection might come from any country. Hence all borders have closed since last week. At the time of writing there are over 240 diagnosed Covid-19 cases in Việt Nam, no deaths and no verified community transmission (where persons with no clear path of transmission have been detected in community). However, the cases in Bạch Mai hospital, now in quarantine, might indicate the initiation of community transmission. … [Read more...] about A deadly mix of Covid-19 and superbugs may be the cause of high death rates in Italy – could this also happen in Việt Nam and can it be prevented?
Others include seven patients who were confirmed infected after flying from overseas. "Patient 21" is a 61-year-old man who flew in from the U.K. to Vietnam on March 2 and confirmed positive on March 8; "Patient 72" is a 25-year-old French woman flying to Hanoi on March 9 and confirmed positive on March 18; "Patient 84" is a 21-year-old man in Hanoi flying back from the U.K. on March 18 and confirmed positive on March 19; "Patient 111" is a 25-year-old woman from northern Nam Dinh Province, flying from from France to Hanoi on March 18 and was confirmed positive on March 22; "Patient 136" is a 23-year-old Hanoi woman flying from the U.S. on March 16 and confirmed positive on March 25; "Patient 137" is a 36-year-old man flying from Germany to Hanoi on March 15 and confirmed positive on March 25; and "Patient 222" is a 28-year-old Hanoi woman flying from the U.S. on March 20 and confirmed positive on April 2. … [Read more...] about 27 more Covid-19 patients recover in Vietnam
A British COVID-19 patient exercises in her hospital room under the guidance of a doctor at Hue Central Hospital – Branch 2 in Thua Thien-Hue Province, central Vietnam. Photo: Nhat Linh / Tuoi Tre Both tested negative for the virus twice before their discharge. … [Read more...] about Vietnam province discharges two British COVID-19 patients
Social workers help improve quality of services at HCM City public hospitals Workers from the social work division of the District 2 Hospital in HCM City meet every outpatient and inpatient to find out what problems they face and provide quick assistance. … [Read more...] about Ca Mau: Dozens of doctors at public hospitals resign