Category: MEDICINE

Zagreb hospital becomes licenced centre for stroke treatment

ZAGREB, Feb 12 (Croatia Sun News) – The KBC Zagreb University Hospital Centre is the first European medical centre to have been granted a licence for stroke treatment in this part of Europe and the certificate guarantees that patients will receive excellent therapy and diagnostics at KBC Zagreb.

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Health minister announces national cancer plan before year’s end

ZAGREB, Oct 18 (Croatia Sun News) – Last year 13,809 died in Croatia from invasive cancers and the National Cancer Plan, which should contribute to reducing those grim numbers, is expected to be put to the government before the end of the year, Health Minister Milan Kujunzdic said today.

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Croatia developing successful robotised neurosurgery system

ZAGREB, Sept 30 (Croatia Sun News) – Over the past 11 years, Croatia has invested HRK 42 million in medical robotics and developed a successful robotised neurosurgery system, the Croatian Agency for SMEs, Innovation and Investments has said.

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Construction work on integrated emergency ward starts at Zagreb’s Sisters of Mercy hospital

ZAGREB, Sept 23 (Croatia Sun News) – A HRK 53 million project to build an integrated emergency service at Zagreb’s Sisters of Mercy Hospital, which annually caters for 155,000 emergency patients, began earlier this week.

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European Commission sets aside €48 mn for upgrade of Srebrnjak Children’s Hospital

ZAGREB, Sept 17 (Croatia Sun News) – A project to upgrade the Zagreb-based Srebrnjak Children’s Hospital, whereby the hospital will become a clinical research centre, is being co-funded by the European Union in the amount of €48 million, the European Commission stated on Tuesday.

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