The first patient to successfully undergo a heart transplant in the southern region was discharged from HCM City-based Chợ Rẫy Hospital on Wednesday, just 22 days after the surgery.
Patients often have to wait for longer than a week to have their operations in central hospitals.
Doctors from the Việt Nam – Germany Hospital has conducted the country’s first successful surgery on a female patient with the HIV virus who was suffering from type A aortic dissection.
Doctors from the Việt Nam-Germany Hospital have successfully conducted an eight-hour heart surgery on a female patient with the HIV virus.
Half of all medicine used in Việt Nam is locally manufactured, however, it has been largely unused in central hospitals, PhD Trương Quốc Cường, Deputy Minister of Health has said.
It has been three years but Ngô Văn Long still remembers exactly the day he had an accident on the Highway 6 as one of his most fearful memories in his life.
Ngô Văn Quý, vice chairman of the Hà Nội People’s Committee, urged the evaluation of trees at schools to avoid repeated tree collapse incidents, posing danger to students.
Doctors of Hà Nội-based Việt Nam-Germany Hospital successfully conducted a liver transplant on a patient in very critical condition, the most serious case in the hospital's history. This was announced by the hospital at a press conference on Monday.
The Medical Examination and Treatment Department under the Health Ministry asked the Việt Nam-Germany Hospital to clarify information related to the death of a female patient after two intestine surgeries.
Vietnamese doctors have successfully performed a heart transplant on a ten-year-old, believed to be the youngest recipient so far in Việt Nam.