Tag: Dialysis

Expanded access to diabetes treatment for 2023 − Dr Anthony

Expanded access to diabetes treatment for 2023 − Dr Anthony

- November 14, 2022

- One-stop diabetic centre on the cards As Guyana joins the rest of the world in observance of World Diabetes ... Read More

New dialysis centre commissioned in Essequibo

New dialysis centre commissioned in Essequibo

- October 31, 2022

- First patient expresses relief, will no longer have to travel to city for treatment Residents of Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) ... Read More

Dialysis patients commend gov’t for treatment being offered at GPHC

Dialysis patients commend gov’t for treatment being offered at GPHC

- March 4, 2022

Government, through the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) is providing the needed support for dialysis patients and those in urgent ... Read More

First successful paired-exchange Kidney Transplant Surgeries at GPHC

First successful paired-exchange Kidney Transplant Surgeries at GPHC

- July 20, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, July 20, 2018 Two men now have a new lease on life after successful kidney transplant surgeries ... Read More

Males more likely to be affected by kidney disease – local study find

Males more likely to be affected by kidney disease – local study find

- November 24, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, November, 23, 2016 Two nurses who are also students at the University of Guyana (UG) conducted a ... Read More

Overcrowding, among issues affecting GPHC’s treatment of critical cases – Acting CEO

Overcrowding, among issues affecting GPHC’s treatment of critical cases – Acting CEO

- November 4, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, November 5, 2016 Acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC), Dr Sheikh ... Read More

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