Entries by The Arab Hospital

Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease God blessed humans by giving them the brain, while animals live by their instinct. Human uses their brain for many functions that help him to live a better life like thinking, understanding, reasoning, speaking, and making instruments and others. These processes carried out by having a huge number of highly specialized cells that […]

What is an Antibody Test?

What is an Antibody Test? How Can Previous Coronavirus Infections be Detected?  Medical laboratories are currently doing blood tests to detect the presence of antibodies, which determine whether there has been a previous Covid-19 infection. In fact, the test consists in detecting the presence of antibodies in a blood sample to determine if the person […]

Role of Nutrition in Mental Healthcare

Role of Nutrition in Mental Healthcare Mental health is a state of well-being in which an individual realizes his or her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and is able to make a contribution to his or her community. As countries introduce measures to restrict movement as part […]

Fatima Barbar-Smiley

Clinician educator at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University Fatima Barbar-Smiley, MD, MPH, FAAP “My goal is to help each and every patient achieve the best health outcomes. I partner with parents and guardians to assist our patients through their chronic illness journey” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is […]

A Summary Report of the 1st Middle East Advisory Board Meeting for Medication Management and Safety

Advancing Medication Safety: A Summary Report of the 1st Middle East Advisory Board Meeting for Medication Management and Safety. Dubai, February 2020. Dr Ulfat Usta: Chief Pharmacist at American University of Beirut Medical Centre, Beirut, Lebanon. Rania Al-Jaber: Pharmacy Automation and Support Specialist, King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. […]

The Department of Cardiology at Hôtel-Dieu de France

The Department of Cardiology at Hôtel-Dieu de France: Years of Expertise Alongside Modern Technologies   In 1922, General Gouraud laid the foundation stone of Hôtel-Dieu de France hospital and so the construction began. It was his successor, General Weygand, who inaugurated in 1923 the hospital that is considered today a reference medical center renowned for […]

Acibadem International: Miracles during pandemic

Miracles during pandemic BABY KUZEY – A LITTLE HERO OF BIG DISEASE Three-year-old Kuzey, the son of Şengezer Couple, residing in Adana, sought medical attention for fever. The family presented to Acıbadem Adana Hospital and their son, Kuzey, was diagnosed with “Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia” in the light of the tests and the real marathon started […]

Can COVID-19 Cause Irreversible Lung Damage?

Can COVID-19 Cause Irreversible Lung Damage? In severe cases, COVID-19 can cause lung failure, and when this occurs, those patients may be considered for a lung transplant evaluation. We spoke with Dr. Gabriel Loor, Surgical Director of the Lung Transplant Program at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, and Dr. Puneet Garcha, Medical Director of Lung […]

Robots in hospitals

Robots in hospitals Better care and greater productivity The world of medicine has been witnessing rapid changes and hospitals are seeking to keep pace with technological development to enter the world of medical technologies given their importance for years, and even decades to come. This is by adopting modern solutions and means in providing service […]

Hospitals beds during the COVID-19 pandemic

Hospitals beds during the COVID-19 pandemic High-quality infection control and bed sterilization properties There is a great need to provide more hospital beds in order to meet the growing need and raise hospital capacity given the significant increase of COVID-19 patients around the world and their need to stay in hospitals or ICUs, and with […]