The UAE government is determined to bring down blood cancer fatalities in the country where it is the third leading cause of death, numbering at 4500 new cases each year.
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, part of the Mubadala healthcare network, has performed 74 transplant operations since conducting its first procedure in 2017. This has included heart, lung and liver transplants, live related liver transplants (where people share a portion of their liver with a relative), and kidney transplants.
DHA has collaborated with Enpy, a Dubai firm; to explore the use of AI-powered device for remote-patient monitoring. Enpy is a start-up UAE company, based in Dubai, specialising in Medical Artificial Intelligence. It has designed the non-invasive innovative medical device.
Last week, Rashid Hospital succeeded in performing the first operation using this technology on a 20-year-old patient who was suffering from kidney failure and urgently needed to start the dialysis process.
The completion of compulsory health insurance in all emirates will enhance the total written premiums, which are expected to reach about Dhs50 billion in current year 2022, supported by the increase in the number of polices and insured people,...
Gargash Hospital, the UAE’s first female Emirati-owned, multi-specialty hospital has announced its partnership with Meitra Hospital, owned by KEF Holdings, to establish a Center of Excellence for Bone and Joint in the UAE.
"The clinic opens a new era of science aimed at changing the way people experience the ageing process", said Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and CEO of DP World, which has brought the facility to Dubai.
A specialised medical team at Dubai Hospital has performed the first successful surgery using the Da Vinci Xi Surgical Robot on a 22-year-old Emirati patient suffering from a blockage in the upper part of the ureter.
The ministry also urged pilgrims, especially those suffering from chronic diseases, to visit health centres before travelling to Saudi Arabia to ensure they are able to perform Hajj and to take the required doses of COVID-19 vaccines...