UPDATE : Saturday, March 17, 2018
KOFIH, SNU to enhance Ethiopia’s heart surgery capabilities
Korea Foundation for International Healthcare (KOFIH) has teamed up with Se...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-24 15:37
Dementia prevalence among elderly rise 20 times in 10 years
Dementia prevalence rate has been rising steeply to affect one out of four ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-21 15:47
Urology clinics change name to improve public perception
The Ministry of Health and Welfare said Friday it is changing the Korean na...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-20 15:35
Doctors, nurses must undergo tuberculosis screening to work
Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said Wednesday newl...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-20 15:02
2 universities designated as pathogen resource banks
Korea Center for Disease Prevention and Control said Monday it had begun to...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-18 13:08
Patients to make direct evaluations of hospitals
Korean patients, like their American and British counterparts, will directl...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-13 16:48
2nd ‘hamburger disease’ victim comes forth
Another case of damage has emerged concerning the recently controversial “h...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-13 11:29
‘6th AP VALVES 2017’ opens on Aug. 16
The “6th AP VALVES 2017,” an international symposium on heart valve arthros...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-12 16:02
Bullet trains change large hospitals’ bottom lines
Korea Train eXpress (KTX) has shortened the Seoul-Busan travel time to two ...
by Lee Min-ju  |  2017-07-11 16:30
What makes Caesarean sections prevalent in Korea?
If delivering a baby is never easy even for girls in their prime, it should...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-11 12:07
Medicine, sociology, physical education professors met at one class -- why?
Does a woman with a patriarchal husband have higher blood pressure than a w...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-07-10 14:39
Severance doctor conducts 3,000 robotic urology surgeries
Professor Choi Yong-deuk of the Severance Hospital세브란스병원 has conducted 3,00...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-07 16:44
SMC’s proton therapy treats 500 cancer patients a year
The Proton Therapy Center within Samsung Medical Center(SMC)’s Cancer Hospi...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-07 10:57
‘SNUH will restore role as all Koreans’ intensive care unit’
Throughout the past year, Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) was at ...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2017-07-06 17:52
Mother sues McDonald’s for causing her girl’s ‘Hamburger disease’
A mother has sued McDonald’s Korea, claiming her four-year-old daughter is ...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-06 15:14
Korea University professor succeeds in 1st cancer surgery using only robot
Professor Kim Hyun-koo of Korea University Guro Hospital has succeeded in o...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-07-05 15:05
Vets, pharmacists embroiled in dispute over animal drugs
So far domestic pharmacists have fought two wars, first with medical doctor...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-07-04 11:44
Medical community opposes controls on certificate issuing fees
A controversy is arising over the government's decision to set a ceilin...
by Song Soo-youn / Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-07-03 12:19
Yonsei Cancer Center emerges as model of hospitalist surgical ward
A pilot program to introduce the hospitalist system is making slow progress...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2017-06-30 16:32
Marydoty Hospital leaves Korea fulfilling 35 years of service mission
The Marydoty Hospital completed its medical treatments in Korea with the la...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-06-29 11:20
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