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06/03/2017

ស្វែងយល់ពីកុមារ ដែលត្រូវគ្រួសារយកមកបោះបង់ចោល ក្នុងមន្ទីរពេទ្យកុមារអង្គរ រយៈពេល៥ឆ្នាំនេះ

ក្រុមការងារផ្នែកសង្គមកិច្ចនៃមន្ទីរពេទ្យកុមារអង្គរ បានឲ្យដឹងថា ចាប់តាំងពីឆ្នាំ ២០១២ រហូតដល់ឆ្នាំ ២០១៦ មានកុមារចំនួន ៤៣នាក់ ត្រូវបានក្រុមគ្រួសារ សាច់ញាតិ ឬអាណាព្យាបាល យកមកបោះបង់ចោល ដោយផ្ទាល់ នៅក្នុងមន្ទីរពេទ្យកុមារអង្គរ។ តាមរយៈស្ថិតិនេះ បានបង្ហាញឲ្យឃើញថា ក្នុងមួយឆ្នាំៗ មានកុមារចំនួន ប្រហែល ២០នាក់ ត្រូវបានបោះបង់ចោល។ ប្រធានផ្នែកសង្គមកិច្ចនៃមន្ទីរពេទ្យកុមារអង្គរ លោក ឌីម សុភារិន បានឲ្យដឹងថា កុមារដែលត្រូវគ្រួសារបោះបង់ចោល អាចប្រឈមនឹងបញ្ហាជាច្រើន ហើយពួកគេទាមទារឲ្យមានការថែទាំ ទាំងផ្លូវកាយ និងផ្លូវចិត្ត ខ្ពស់ជាងកុមារដែលរស់នៅជាមួយក្រុមគ្រួសារ។ តាមលោកសុភារិន កុមារដែលត្រូវបោះបង់ចោល អាចទទួលហនិភ័យRead the full story

04/03/2017

Paediatric Pancreatic Cysts – how they form and what to look out for

Pancreatic cysts are fairly uncommon at AHC, but when they do occur they are normally the result of an accident, such as when children fall heavily onto the handles of a bicycle. In 2016, AHCRead the full story

17/02/2017

AHC/COMRUs ground-breaking research on melioidosis: a retrospective analysis

Turner et al. BMC Infectious Diseases (2016) A retrospective analysis of melioidosis in Cambodian Children 2009-2013, BMC Infection Diseases, 16:688, DOI 10.1186/s12879-016-2034-9. Melioidiosis is an important but frequently under-recognised cause of morbidity and mortality inRead the full story

15/02/2017

A decade of visits: Dr Brown’s steady development of AHC’s paediatric orthopedics

“Year by year, AHC has continued to improve…more organized, more training, and there is clear progression each time I visit. I am impressed – that is why I come here every year”, says Dr. DesmondRead the full story

03/02/2017

World Cancer Day: “No innocent children should die of cancer without the chance for treatment”

On this World Cancer Day (4th February), we are reminded that cancer is a disease the unfairly touches the lives of so many children. Retinoblastoma is a cancer of the eye that most commonly affectsRead the full story

Science Cafe Sessions Continue – bringing more scientific health information to our community!

AHC’s Science Cafes aims to bridge the gap between healthcare professionals and ordinary community members, and provide access to child health information – all within a relaxed and informal setting. This activity is a jointlyRead the full story

02/02/2017

Improving our children’s oral health – treatment and prevention are both key

Sothy,* 10 years old, lives with her parents and two siblings in the Svay Leu district, 50km from Siem Reap. Sothy’s father is a teacher, while her mother looks after their home. Recently Sothy hadRead the full story

01/02/2017

Looking back on 2016…

The past month has been one of reflection on all we have achieved at AHC during 2016. Faced with challenges aplenty, but armed with talent, experience and tenacity, the hope and hard work from staff,Read the full story