First-of-its-kind Lateral Partial Knee Replacement Surgery successfully carried out in the UAE

إجراء أول جراحة من نوعها لاستبدال الركبة الجزئي الجانبي

First-of-its-kind Lateral Partial Knee Replacement Surgery successfully carried out in the UAE  75 years old Dubai resident Ms. Fatima Benazzouz, successfully underwent Partial Knee Replacement based on the most advanced technique known as the Oxford Procedure at Adam Vital Hospital in Dubai. Unlike the Total Knee Replacement procedure in which all the knee joint surfaces are removed, an Oxford Partial Knee Replacement is performed to only replace damaged tissue and bone in the knee joint with artificial implants called prosthetics, and the rest of the knee remains unharmed and preserved.…

Sheikh Salem bin Abdulrahman Al Qasimi attends the renaming ceremony of Al Zahra Hospital into NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah

Sheikh Salem bin Abdulrahman Al Qasimi attends the renaming ceremony of Al Zahra Hospital into NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire)– Sheikh Salem bin Abdulrahman Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Ruler’s Office, witnessed this morning the renaming ceremony of Al Zahra Hospital into NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah, which is one of the leading hospitals in medical care since its inception in 1981. Sheikh Salem bin Abdulrahman Al Qasimi listened to a number of speeches delivered by the administrators of NMC Royal Hospital Sharjah about the hospital’s plans to continue providing the best health services for its patients, and future developments in all clinics, departments and…

Five Entities in Dubai Healthcare City Launch a Collaborative Month-Long Campaign to Intensify Awareness on Kidney Health

5 مؤسسات في مدينة دبي الطبية

The ‘Think Kidney’ campaign launched to commemorate World Kidney Day will focus on transplantation, organ donation, and improving kidney health through virtual sessions and outreach initiatives. The initiative, a collaboration between the public and private sector, will look to draw attention to encouraging preventive behavior and encourage discussion on the role of local and national health authorities in managing Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) with a special focus on organ donation and transplantation efforts. In observation of World Kidney Day, Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC), Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and…

KEF Holdings launches Meitra Care Network . to disrupt India’s US$193 billion healthcare sector

كي إي إف القابضة تطلق شبكة ميترا للرعاية بهدف إحداث تحول جذري

KEF Healthcare, an integral part of KEF Holdings’ vision for the future, unveiled the Meitra Care Network at Meitra Hospital in Calicut, India, on 13th Building on the success of one of India’s most prestigious hospitals, Meitra Hospital, KEF Healthcare has entered its next phase of growth with the launch of the Meitra Care Network. KEF Healthcare has also announced a ground-breaking collaboration with Canadian Specialist Hospital, Dubai, which will serve as a Joint Centre of Excellence, providing a full range of heart and vascular care. K. Shailaja, Hon’ble Health…

PEN technique emerges as one of the most-preferred treatments for lower back pain in UAE

PEN technique emerges as one of the most-preferred treatments

PEN procedures performed by Himchan-UHS Joint & Spine Centre records 95% patient satisfaction rate UHS had recently introduced a new Post Recovery Care Unit (PRCU) dedicated to day surgery patients.  Subsequent to the introduction of a new Post Recovery Care Unit (PRCU) dedicated to day surgery patients, the University Hospital of Sharjah announced that its Himchan Spine and Joint Center has successfully performed more than 100 Percutaneous Epidural Neuroplasty (PEN) procedures. The hospital revealed that 95% of its patients reported a satisfying experience after undergoing the non-surgical one-day treatment, which…

First surgery using 3-D printed Titanium bone performed in the UAE by Thumbay University Hospital

Doctors at Thumbay University Hospital, Ajman performed the surgery on a 9-year old Nigerian boy. Child’s right foot was severely wounded and injured due to accidental gunshot in his native country. 25th January 2021, Ajman, UAE: In a first of its kind surgery reported to the Hospital, the team of Doctors at Thumbay University Hospital, Ajman achieved this humongous feat by successfully performing a mid-foot reconstruction using 3-D technology and saving a 9-year old Nigerian boy from foot amputation. The young boy who had severely injured his right foot including…

RIF Trust’s “Save Their Smiles” Initiative to Raise Awareness and Funds  for Lifechanging Treatment for Children with Clefts

RIF Trust has partnered with Smile Train to save the smiles of children in need around the world RIF Trust will further supplement their client’s donations to help treat more children Globally, 540 babies are born every day with a cleft Smile Train has supported more than 1.5 million cleft surgeries for people of all ages since it was founded in 1999 From left: Mimoun Assraoui, CEO of RIF Trust and Vice Chairman of Latitude Group – Afaf Meky, Manager Development UAE  at Smile Train – David Regueiro Santalla, COO…

Hikma continues strong 2020 performance and updates full year guidance

Hikma continues strong 2020 performance and updates full year guidance

Amman, Jordan, (AETOSWire) – Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC (Hikma, Group), the multinational pharmaceutical group, today provides an update on current trading. Siggi Olafsson, Hikma’s CEO, said: “Hikma is performing well, maintaining the positive momentum of the first half.  The breadth of our portfolio, the flexibility of our manufacturing capabilities and the strength of our commercial and distribution channels are enabling us to supply the medicines most needed by our customers, including those used in the treatment of COVID-19.  We continue to see good demand for our marketed products and are delivering a…

MoHAP successfully performs 3 surgeries for uterine prolapse

وزارة الصحة ووقاية المجتمع تجري 3 عمليات لهبوط الرحم

The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, revealed that Al Qassimi Women’s & Children’s Hospital, in cooperation and coordination with Al Qassimi Hospital, has successfully performed 3 operations for uterine prolapse using the da Vinci robotic surgical system. The UAE’s first of its kind achievement underpins the successes of the robotic surgery program in gynecology, developed by the Ministry of Health, which has become the first entity to implement and develop such a program at the state level, as part of an integrated framework to promote robotic surgery in several…

10 steps to train a baby to sleep on his own

 10 خطوات لتدريب الطفل على النوم في بمفرده

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 20 October 2020: It is very common for parents to face problems with their children refusing to sleep alone. It is a never-ending conflict between the parents’ requests and the child’s pleas to sleep in the parents’ room, which often leads to parents surrendering to their children. Dr. Ahmed Mohamed Abdelaal, Consultant Pediatrics Burjeel Hospital, shares 10 useful tips to train your child to sleep alone. Preparing the child psychologically. Talk to them about the benefits of sleeping in their room. Tell them that they…