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OT Services Suspended at Lyari Hospital Since Three Days
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OT Services Suspended at Lyari Hospital Since Three Days

KARACHI – Operation Theater at Sindh Government Lyari General Hospital, Karachi was not functioning since three days, compiled administration to postpone schedule surgeries. Sources at Lyari General Hospital told OT services have been remained suspend in third day due to the unavailability of water. The water pump motor was lying out of order since three…

This Doctor Uses Snapchat to Provide Medical Training
Clinical

This Doctor Uses Snapchat to Provide Medical Training

Shafi Ahmed puts on a pair of digital sunglasses and explains how the tiny lenses built into its black plastic frame, which can capture high-resolution images, are transforming how doctors get trained in operating rooms. The British colorectal surgeon used Snap Inc.’s high-tech spectacles a year ago to walk rookie physicians and millions of curious…

Violence against healthcare providers on the rise in Karachi
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Violence against healthcare providers on the rise in Karachi

MN Report Karachi: The International Committee of the Red Cross-Pakistan in collaboration with Appna Institute of Public Health of the Jinnah Sindh Medical University, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) and Ziauddin Medical University has launched a research report titled `Violence against healthcare: results from a multi-centre study in Karachi’. Sindh Health Minister Jam Mehtab Hussain…

Around 92,000 children die of pneumonia in country yearly: expert
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Around 92,000 children die of pneumonia in country yearly: expert

MN Report Karachi: An estimated 92,000 children die from pneumonia in Pakistan every year and the country still stands among top five countries which account for 99 per cent of childhood pneumonia cases, said prominent paediatrician Prof Dr Ayesha Mehnaz.  Dr Mehnaz, who is associated with Civil Hospital Karachi, was speaking at a news conference…

Early detection prevents breast cancer: Dr Rufina Soomro
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Early detection prevents breast cancer: Dr Rufina Soomro

MN Report KARACHI: Breast cancer poses serious health risks to women across the world and it is estimated that one in eight Pakistani women develop breast cancer at some stage of their life. These views were expressed by experts at a seminar held here under the aegis of Ziauddin Hospital to create awareness about breast…

Doctors continue their protest at PIMS
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Doctors continue their protest at PIMS

MN Report ISLAMABAD – The Medical practitioners belonging to Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS)continued to stage their protest, against the recent attack on a senior doctor. The speakers addressing the protesting doctors are demanding that; the government should immediately arrest the culprits who attacked Dr Shahid, and proper security to doctors working with the…

Abducted Polio workers and Levies men found dead in Zhob
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Abducted Polio workers and Levies men found dead in Zhob

MN Report BALOCHISTAN – The dead bodies of two polio workers and two Levies personnelwere found in the troubled district of Zhob in Baluchistan recently. According to earlier media reports, Three polio workers and two Levies personnel were kidnapped recently from MurghaKibzai area of Zhob district. According to Levies sources, two bodies were identified as…

Molecular Breast Imaging will boost Breast Cancer Detection if Cost-Effective, says Global Data Analyst
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Molecular Breast Imaging will boost Breast Cancer Detection if Cost-Effective, says Global Data Analyst

Monitoring Desk LONDON– According to a statement from Global Data, published in the international medical media; As breast cancer detection can be improved by Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI) as an adjunct to mammography, in comparison with mammography alone, manufacturers must pursue cost-effectiveness to ensure its widespread adoption, says an analyst with research and consulting firm…

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