UPDATE : Tuesday, January 28, 2020
SMC performs over 300 hybrid atrial fibrillation ablation
The Samsung Medical Center's (SMC) cardiology department said Monday th...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-01-08 16:58
Gil Medical Center develops AI, robots, IoT wards 
Local medical institutions are trying out a variety of artificial intellige...
by Yang Geum-deok  |  2018-01-08 16:57
SNUH team develops new nanomaterial for thermal cancer therapy
The Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) said Friday it has developed ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-01-05 15:13
Statin therapy effective in only 28% of Korean high-cholesterol patients: study
A Korean study showed statin therapy, traditionally used to treat high chol...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-01-04 15:56
Hospitals under pressure to scrap joint guarantee for admissions
The time-honored practice of hospitals demanding a patient’s joint guarante...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-01-04 15:47
SNUBH reduces hospitalization period with ‘AMU’ system
The Seoul National University Bundang Hospital (SNUBH) said Thursday it has...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-01-04 11:37
Korean professor gets $800,000 from Merck for biomarker research
A professor at Konkuk University Medical Center will receive $800,000 in fu...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-01-03 10:49
Yonsei Cancer Center updates international guideline
A research team at Yonsei Cancer Center has recently revised the National C...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-12-27 17:51
Severance performs 1st heart pump transplant for child
Yonsei University’s Severance Hospital has successfully implanted a mechani...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-27 11:48
Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital performs over 7,000 bone marrow transplants
Seoul St. Mary's hospital's bone marrow transplantation (BMT) cente...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-12-26 14:28
‘Cataract surgery, most performed operation in Korea’
Cataract surgery is the most commonly performed surgery in Korea, with men ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-21 15:14
Police raids health ministry, Gil hospital over bribery
The South Korean police on Wednesday raided the Ministry of Health and Welf...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-12-21 12:38
KCDC develops cheaper, efficient way to predict Alzheimer’s
Doctors can now predict Alzheimer’s for patients with mild cognitive impair...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-20 12:48
Identical DNA sequencing found in bacteria in dead newborns
The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday it foun...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-12-20 11:30
3 newborns that died at Ewha hospital had bacterial infection, KCDC says
Three of the four newborns that died at Ewha Womans University Medical Cent...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-19 14:17
SNUH to work with Chinese equity firm to cement healthcare coop
Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) said Monday it would cooperate wi...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-18 17:40
KCDC suspects bacterial infection behind death of 4 infants
A special investigative team from Korea Centers for Disease Control and Pre...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-18 14:45
Misdiagnosis of Segawa syndrome sparks public debate
A controversy arose over a 20-year-old woman, who had been bound – en...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-12-13 11:26
Watson, doctors propose same treatment in 56% of cases
IBM’s Watson for Oncology, an artificial intelligence-based diagnostic tool...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-06 17:32
8 out of 10 nurses overwork; only 2 request extra pay
Eight out of 10 nurses overwork in three shifts per day but only 20 percent...
by Lee Min-ju  |  2017-12-05 16:02
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