Sheikh Khalifa Medical City successfully treated an Emirati patient who suffered from Friedreich Ataxia, a genetic condition that affects the nervous system and causes mobility imparities.
The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced on Thursday that it has conducted 275,823 additional COVID-19 tests and detected 564 new coronavirus cases.
Madinat Zayed Hospital, part of the Al Dhafra Hospitals that fall under Abu Dhabi Health Services Company, (Seha) – the UAE’s largest healthcare network – successfully treated 36-year-old female patient Bushra, who was admitted with haemorrhagic cerebrovascular accident (CVA), intubated for over three weeks.
Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak made a telephone call to Sham, a Syrian girl, and her brother, Omar, who were recently transported to Abu Dhabi to receive medical treatment, to check on their health and wish them a speedy recovery.
The first Arab robot doctor has been launched in the name of ‘Shifa’ (healing) to provide consultations to both doctors and patients at the same time.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP), said on Friday that it has carried out over 120,351 additional COVID-19 tests in the country over the last 24 hours,.
In a statement, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.
AbdelRahman Al Jaberi underwent the successful treatment as part of the Abu Dhabi Stem Cells Centre's (ADSCC) Abu Dhabi Bone Marrow Transplant programme.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP), announced on Saturday that it conducted 212,779 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours and detected 2,080 new coronavirus cases.