Istanbul's hospitals and medical centers fall among the most professional, efficient and well-established facilities not just in the region but in the world as well. If you are seeking for the best Istanbul medical care, take a look at these leading centers.
Here we will explore the main reasons why the medical tourism industry is growing at such fast rates. With the world becoming more inter-connected, we are now able to choose our treatments around the world, and here's why.
There has been extensive debate about the use of keyhole surgery versus open surgery. Many surgeons prefer keyhole surgery for its benefits, while surgeons who favour the conventional approach often argue that keyhole surgery is more dangerous than open surgery, leading to a greater chance of complications.
Since 2012, an outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus has affected several countries, especially the Middle East. The virus, which causes Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), is a newly emerged beta coronavirus that was first identified in a ptient from Saudi Arabia in April 2012. Most infections with human coronaviruses are mild and associated with common colds. However, both MERS-CoV and SARS CoV (severe acute respiratory syndrome) are betacoronaviruses. MERS-CoV likely came from a camel in the Arabian Peninsula.
Saudi German Hospital-Dubai, a world class healthcare facility that provides multispecialty treatments in Dubai is expanding their medical services to cater to international travelers from Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and countries from North Africa.
Asking a second or even third opinion helps you feel assured that you are making the right treatment choices. After confirmation of your diagnosis and treatment, this brings a sigh of relief. At the back of your mind, this help sassure that you have considered different options and opinions and in the end, you have made the right choice for your treatment or the treatment of your loved ones.
In order to make sure individuals are diagnosed correctly and are getting the right treatment for serious diagnoses (like cancer), many individuals seek a second opinion from another specialist or from another clinic overseas.
For several years, gastroenterologists (stomach specialist) blamed stress and stomach acid for causing gastric ulcers. Later on, research revealed that peptic ulcers resulted from a Helicobacter pylori infection and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) usage. They have learned that prescribing antibiotic treatment could cure the H.pylori infection and prevent surgical intervention for ulcers.
Warsaw International Healthcare Exhibition WIHE is over. The fairs, taking place at Warsaw EXPO XXI Centre for three days, starting from the 8th to the 10th of October, gathered medical and pharmaceutical technologies producers, managers of pharmaceutical entities and hospitals, as well as many doctors of various specialisations.
The lack of proper healthcare is pushing patients to go seek treatments abroad, the low wages and the lack of medical jobs are pushing doctors to also go and practice abroad, leaving the Romanian healthcare in a crisis.