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International Kidney Transplant Congress” held at Shaikh Zayed Medical Complex

Lahore : Two days conference titled ‘’INTERNATIONAL KIDNEY TRANSPLANT CONGRESS” held under the auspices of Prof. Dr. Farid Ahmad Khan, Chairman & Dean, ShaikhZayed Medical Complex and Prof. Hafiz Shahzad Ashraf, Head Department of Urology & Kidney Transplantation,Shaikh Zayed Medical Complex, Lahore in collaboration with Transplantation Society of Pakistan (TSP), Pakistan Association of Urological ... Read More »

One million Pakistanis lost eyesight due to delay in diagnosis : Brig. (Retd) Rizwan Asghar

Lahore : Executive Director Al Shifa Trust Eye Hospital Brig Rizwan Asghar has said that glaucoma is the ‘silent thief’ steals the sight of thousands of Pakistanis every year. Regarded as the second major cause of blindness globally the disease it causes the cables in the optic nerve to die off ... Read More »

Shahbaz Sharif visited the Kidney Institute Multan

Lahore : Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif today visited the Kidney Institute Multan to review medical facilities there. He inquired about the health of patients and asked them about the health facilities being provided at the institute. He also inspected the operation theater and the dialysis center of the ... Read More »

Lahore and Rawalpindi to prepare strategies for immunization

Lahore : Punjab Minister for Primary and Secondary Healthcare Khawaja Imran Nazir said here Sunday that Lahore and Rawalpindi must prepare locally customized strategies for immunization coverage, especially polio. Chairing the monthly Chief Executive Officers (Health) Meeting in the Directorate General Health Services Punjab, he said that based on risk analysis ... Read More »

Najam Ahmed Shah directs to prepare reforms plan immediately

Lahore : Punjab Specialized Healthcare & Medical Education Department is implementing a comprehensive plan of reforms and revamping in tertiary care hospitals of the province for improving healthcare delivery services. This programme would be implemented in all the hospitals in phases through which infrastructure development, improvement in management, patient care, ... Read More »

We are committed to ensure quality patient care : Prof Rashid Zia

Lahore : Principal Allama Iqbal Medical College/Jinnah Hospital Prof Rashid Zia after taking over the charge has undertaken immediate interventions by setting priorities. He informed that apart from chronic issues of the hospital relating to seepage, leakage and structural defects, it is essentially required to undertake immediate interventions. Prof. Rashid ... Read More »

More than 20 million people are facing kidneys disease : Dr. Ghias un Nabi

Lahore : Principal Post Graduate Institute Professor Dr. Ghias un Nabi Tayyab has said that healthy kidneys are essential for human health. The number of patient of kidney problem is on rise throughout the world and every 5th person is surfing from kidney complication in the American and European countries. In ... Read More »

Punjab will hold polio campaign in 14 districts from 8th March, 2017

Lahore : Punjab will hold polio campaign in 14 districts from 8th March, 2017 (Wednesday), Minister for Primary and Secondary Healthcare Khawaja Imran Nazir said here Monday. “The Sehat Muhafiz polio eradication teams of Primary and Secondary Health Department Punjab will visit house-to-house to vaccinate over 8.62 million children less than five years in 14 ... Read More »

“Health by Education” is approved for syllabus

Lahore : Punjab Textbook Board has accorded approval to a book written by Dr Salman Kazmi and his team to include in the syllabus ,that describes how to prevent from diseases. The decision was taken in a meeting chaired by Gen (R) Akram chairman punjab curriculum authority. The meeting was attended by ... Read More »

Najam Ahmed Shah reviews the progress in Mayo and its allied hospitals

Lahore : As a result of operational reforms introduced in Mayo Hospital and its allied hospitals i.e. Government Nawaz Sharif Hospital Yakki Gate, Kot Khawaja Saeed Hospital, Government Said Mitha Hospital, Lady Willingdon Hospital and Lady Aitchison Hospital have brought tremendous improvement in the performance of the said hospitals. The ... Read More »

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