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Thailand still at risk of second COVID-19 wave: Siriraj Hospital

BANGKOK (NNT) – The Dean of the Faculty of Medicine at Siriraj Hospital, Prof. Dr. Prasit Watanapa, has expressed his opinion that Thailand is susceptible to a second wave of COVID-19 infection, due to the persisting pandemic internationally, calling on all to work together to safeguard against the disease. Prof. Dr. Prasit revealed statistics on […]Read More

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Former foreign minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul dies of cancer

Former foreign minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul died of liver cancer at Siriraj Hospital on Wednesday. He was 67. A source in the Pheu Thai Party said Surapong died after being treated at the hospital for three years. He was a former Pheu Thai MP for Chiang Mai. Full story: Bangkok Post Aekarach Sattaburuth BANGKOK POSTRead More

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Siriraj Hospital to expose secrets of ‘man eater’

The management of Siriraj Hospital promised to soon reveal more information about executed “man eater” Si Quey, whose body has long been preserved and displayed at its museum, despite an online campaign intended to protect his dignity. Dr Naris Kitnarong, deputy dean of the Faculty of Medicine at Siriraj Hospital, said on Wednesday that hospital […]Read More

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Siriraj Hospital to use robots for dispensing medicine

ONE OF THE country’s biggest hospitals, the Bangkok-based Siriraj, will start using robots to dispense medicine this year. “We believe they will help us improve patients’ safety even further,” Dr Prof Prasit Watanapa, dean of Mahidol University’s Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, said yesterday. The hopital now serves between 8,000 and 10,000 outpatients daily. Each […]Read More

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King Monitored for Irregular Heart Activity

BANGKOK — H.M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej is being closely monitored for irregular function of his heart muscles, the Royal Household Bureau announced last night. The monthly palace health update Wednesday said the 88-year-old king also suffers from stomach pain throughout May rendering him unable to eat.The king’s team of personal physicians administered food intravenously. Read […]Read More

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Laboratory tests show His Majesty’s health is improving

BANGKOK, 9 March 2016 (NNT) – The team of doctors tending His Majesty the King at Siriraj Hospital has stopped giving an intravenous antibiotic injection to His Majesty after additional results of special laboratory tests showed the King no longer has bacterial infections. In the 22nd statement on the condition of His Majesty the King […]Read More

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Revered monk Luang Por Charan dies

PHRA Thammasing Burajarn, better known as Luang Por Charan Thitathammo, died Monday at age 87 at Bangkok’s Siriraj Hospital while being treated for severe pneumonia. Luang Por Charan, who was the abbot of Wat Amphawan in Sing Buri’s Phrom Buri district, had been treated at the hospital since December 20. He died at 8.37am. Read […]Read More