Infant saved after mother’s cardiac arrest Health

Infant saved after mother’s cardiac arrest

Doctors from two Hanoi-based hospitals have successfully saved the life of an infant born to a mother suffering a sudden cardiac arrest in surgery that was calculated by the second.
Network for congenital heart defect treatment to be set up Health

Network for congenital heart defect treatment to be set up

The Nhi Dong 1 Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City is working with the city’s Paediatric Cardiology and Congenital Heart Disease Society and several lower-level hospitals to establish a network for treatment and management of congenital heart diseases across southern Vietnam.
Health

Top heart disease experts meet to share experience

Around 200 leading experts specialising in congenital and structural heart diseases are gathering in Ho Chi Minh City for an international conference on right-sided heart intervention from A to Z from January 14-16.
Health

Paediatrician raises Vietnam's profile worldwide

Leading Vietnamese paediatrician Prof. Dr. Nguyen Thanh Liem has impressed surgeons worldwide with his huge advancements in endoscopic surgery, applying techniques he invented himself. Report by Radio the Voice of Vietnam (VOV).
Efforts sought to give children healthy hearts Health

Efforts sought to give children healthy hearts

Thousands of Vietnamese children living with congenital heart disease, the most common type of birth defect that can lead to death, are awaiting social support to regain control over their lives.
Society

Aid to child heart patients in Quang Ngai

The Quad Personnel Consultant company of the United States on January 12 announced a 5,000 USD aid package to help children suffering from congenital heart defects in the central province of Quang Ngai.