17 March 2019
Aspetar, the orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital in Qatar, has used the best of its research facilities to advise athletes on how to ‘Beat the Heat’ when competing during the upcoming...
16 October 2018
Sidra Medicine will host a two-day Orthopedic Symposium in October as part of its ongoing efforts to share knowledge and expertise with colleagues in Qatar and beyond. The Pediatric Fractures and...
12 October 2018
The National Traffic Safety Strategy (NTSS), in the second phase, has targeted to reduce traffic congestion by five percent per year. “The objective of the Strategy is also to cut road accident...
22 September 2018
Qatar’s only dedicated Burns Unit, located at Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Al Wakra Hospital, received 7,900 patients at its outpatient clinics last year. Staff also cared for 108 patients with...
06 August 2018
A total of 509 traffic accident cases were recorded in June, marking a monthly decrease of 7.6% compared to May this year, official statistics show. Minor injuries accounted for a vast majority of...
07 February 2018
With temperatures across some areas of Qatar forecast to fall below 150C in the coming weeks, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is offering advice on safe heating practices to help residents stay warm...
04 January 2018
A new report released by the Hamad Trauma Center’s Hamad Injury Prevention Program (HIPP) indicates that the number of children and females injured while using all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) is on the...
19 October 2017
The Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) Wound Care Unit has treated about 10, 000 patients from its inception in 2009 until September 2017 (8 years) with 6,085 of the patients seen in the last three...
13 March 2017
As part of its efforts to help school students learn about roles and job opportunities in the healthcare sector, Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Health Professions Awareness and Volunteering...
09 July 2016
Emergency units of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) received 2,181 cases on the third day of Eid Al-Fitr yesterday, totalling 5,166 in the past three days. The emergency unit at Hamad General Hospital...
19 June 2016
The Asian Football Confederation AFC and ASPETAR have today resolved to close a knowledge gap in promoting the most popular game on the continent. Club representatives have met with ASPETAR...
04 June 2016
The Hamad Trauma Center (HTC) of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is advising motorists to take extra care when driving during this Ramadan. Every year, the HTC admits up to 900 patients with severe...

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