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HMC neurology dept to start 'Urgent Neurology Clinic'

HMC neurology dept to start 'Urgent Neurology Clinic'

The Neurology Department at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will soon introduce an ‘Urgent Neurology Clinic’ to attend to patients with sub-acute neurology problems.

HMC’s first mobile patient library opens at QRI

HMC’s first mobile patient library opens at QRI

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) first mobile patient library was officially launched last week by Nasser al-Naimi, deputy chief of quality at HMC

WWRC marks one-year anniversary of transition of services

WWRC marks one-year anniversary of transition of services

The Women’s Wellness and Research Center (WWRC), part of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), is marking the first anniversary of the transition of services from Women’s Hospital to the new state-of-the-art facility.

Nutritious diet, not energy drinks, prepares students better for exams

Nutritious diet, not energy drinks, prepares students better for exams

Zohair Ali al-Arabi, a senior clinical dietician at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), has emphasised the importance of healthy eating for students preparing for examinations.

First renal transplant surgeries performed at Sidra Medicine

First renal transplant surgeries performed at Sidra Medicine

Surgeons from Sidra Medicine, a Qatar Foundation entity, and Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), have jointly performed Sidra Medicine's first live donor renal transplants.

HMC team awarded 4th place in international competition

HMC team awarded 4th place in international competition

A group of residents from the Internal Medicine Residency Programme at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) recently came fourth in an international competition, ‘Doctors Dilemma’, in the US, featuring 59 teams from the US and Canada.

Community mental health symposium highlights development of psychotherapy services

Community mental health symposium highlights development of psychotherapy services

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) recently hosted its fifth Annual Symposium for Community Mental Health Services in Qatar

Children aged 2 to 18 at risk of bacterial meningitis

Children aged 2 to 18 at risk of bacterial meningitis

Babies and young children, students, and those who travel to sub-Saharan Africa are at increased risk for bacterial meningitis, underscoring the importance of vaccination

QRCS sends medical convoy to West Bank

QRCS sends medical convoy to West Bank

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) recently sent a medical convoy to the Palestinian territories in order to build the capacity of medical staff and upgrade diagnosis and treatment techniques at Jenin Hospital in the West Bank.

HMC Clinical Nutrition Department, QU hold public awareness event

HMC Clinical Nutrition Department, QU hold public awareness event

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Department of Dietetics and Nutrition, in collaboration with the Human Nutrition Department at Qatar University’s College of Health Sciences, recently organised a public awareness event in recognition of World Nutrition Day.

Vehicle crashes leading cause of brain injuries

Vehicle crashes leading cause of brain injuries

A majority of patients admitted to the Hamad Trauma Centre with serious brain injuries were involved in road accidents, figures show. According to data from Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Qatar Trauma Registry, 70% of patients sustained brain injuries as a result of vehicle crashes.

HMC teams safely deliver baby after mother in labour survives car crash

HMC teams safely deliver baby after mother in labour survives car crash

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) labour and delivery teams safely delivered a baby recently after a woman was involved in a road traffic accident while in labour on the way to Women’s Wellness and Research Center (WWRC).