A team of Australian doctors has successfully transplanted so-called dead hearts into patients in what they said was a world-first procedure that could significantly increase the number of suitable donor […]
Men won’t need to have numerous painful needles in their rectum to find out if they have prostate cancer anymore, Australian doctors say.
The Virtual Doctor Will See You Now – Inter Press Service. There are thousands of miles between Chanyanya Rural Health Clinic, a basic medical centre in Zambia’s rural Kafue District […]
Australian doctors have achieved the world’s first pregnancy from ovarian tissue grown outside the pelvis.
In China or Ethiopia, Rwanda or Nepal, the scenes are the same: crowds of patients waiting in the open air, bandages over their eyes. Each has been blind for months, […]
Scientists used an iPhone and a camera lens to diagnose intestinal worms in rural Tanzania, a breakthrough that could help doctors treat patients infected with the parasites, a study says.
Doctors have conducted a world-first medical procedure in which heart valves are replaced without patients needing to undergo open heart surgery.