Vietnam’s hospital transfers endoscopic thyroid surgical technology to Bangladeshi side

Vietnam’s hospital transfers endoscopic thyroid surgical technology to Bangladeshi side

NDO – The well-known endoscopic thyroid surgical technology developed by the Hanoi-based National Hospital of Endocrinology (NHE) has been transferred to the Bangladeshi side to help facilitate treatment of thyroid related diseases in the South Asian nation. (Nov 27, 2018 11:43:52)


US institute lauds Vietnam’s elimination of lymphatic filariasis

  Nov 19, 2018 11:57:33
NDO/VNA – Vietnam has got rid of lymphatic filariasis (LF) thanks to the Government’s drastic efforts and international support, stressed US RTI International - an independent and non-profit institute that provides research, development and technical services to government and commercial clients worldwide. 

Vietnam hosts health sector’s 11th Asia-Pacific Future Trends Forum

  Nov 12, 2018 21:37:00
NDO/VNA – Leading policymakers, scientists, and experts from Asia’s health sector joined representatives from the World Bank at the 11th Asia-Pacific Future Trends Forum in Hanoi on November 12 to discuss global trends on health-related policies and to seek solutions to current challenges facing the sector.  

Action month on HIV/AIDS targets HIV prevention activities

  Nov 09, 2018 16:17:50
NDO – The 2018 National Action Month for HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control will take place from November 10 to December 10, with the theme "Take action to reach 90-90-90 goals by 2020!". 

Hanoi’ hospital successfully replaces thumb with toe using microsurgical technique

  Nov 08, 2018 16:57:38
NDO – Toe replacement surgery for thumb rehabilitation is a difficult technique that has been performed successfully at the Department of Maxillo-Facial, Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery, under the Hanoi-based Viet Duc Friendship Hospital, for many years, helping to restore working ability and hand function to many less fortunate labourers who have lost their thumbs.  

Vietnam attends Japan – ASEAN Seminar in Kyoto

  Nov 06, 2018 17:18:28
NDO – Vietnamese scientists joined their colleagues from Japan and the ASEAN countries at the first Japan – ASEAN Seminar held in Kyoto, Japan, from November 5-6. 

Vietnam, France bolster cooperation in cancer treatment

  Nov 03, 2018 18:32:56
NDO – Vietnam’s K Hospital and France’s Curie Institute inked a cooperation agreement in the field of cancer treatment, at a ceremony in Hanoi on November 3. 

Hanoi urged to set up non-smoking areas around Hoan Kiem Lake

  Oct 27, 2018 10:19:30
NDO – Hanoi has been urged to set up non-smoking areas around its iconic tourist attractions, such as Hoan Kiem Lake and the Temple of Literature. 

Expert urges to maintain sustainable outcomes in TB prevention and control

  Oct 27, 2018 07:37:13
NDO – Vietnam has converged almost enough conditions to announce an end to tuberculosis (TB), however, more efforts are needed to maintain sustainable results in TB prevention and control across the nation.  

Outpatient departments of branches of Viet Duc and Bach Mai hospitals inaugurated

  Oct 22, 2018 11:49:14
NDO - The Health Ministry held an inauguration ceremony for the outpatient departments of new branches of Hanoi-based Viet Duc and Bac Mai hospitals in Ha Nam province on October 21. 

Vietnam’s first tissue bank inaugurated at Vietnam - Germany Hospital

  Oct 17, 2018 11:44:46
NDO/VNA – The Vietnam – Germany Hospital inaugurated a tissue bank, the first of its kind in Vietnam, on October 16. 

Vietnam observes Global Hand Washing Day

  Oct 16, 2018 11:50:52
NDO – Over 1,300 pupils from Hanoi’s Ngo Gia Tu Primary School washed their hands with soap in response to the Global Hand Washing Day on October 15. 

HCM City’s children hospital successfully cures rare pulmonary tumor

  Oct 16, 2018 10:27:07
NDO – The Children Hospital 2 in Ho Chi Minh City has successfully treated a rare case of congenital peribronchial myofibroblastic tumor (CPMT) for a child patient, which has only been detected in 20 cases around the globe. 

Vietnam-Japan health examination centre inaugurated in HCM City

  Oct 14, 2018 21:27:37
NDO/VNA - A health examination centre was put into operation at Cho Ray Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City on October 14 as part of activities to mark the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Japan diplomatic ties.  

Deputy PM inspects disease prevention in HCM City

  Oct 12, 2018 11:42:16
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam visited doctors and child patients undergoing treatment at Ho Chi Minh City Children's Hospital No. 1 on October 11, while holding a working session with the Nhan Dan (People) 115 Hospital the same day.