Sahlgrenska International Care
Our customers come from all over the world.
Some are facing a health condition that cannot be treated locally. Or their doctor has tried all other means available and has now decided to refer a patient abroad to ensure the best care for a specific diagnosis. Another may be a doctor or a dentist interested in training to pursue a career as a specialist.
Somewhere in the world a new clinic is being set up using organizational and medical know-how from Sweden. In another country a local authority can continue to provide inhabitants with basic healthcare partly thanks to equipment donated from hospitals around Region Västra Götaland.
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Research close to healthcare a great benefit for the patient
It is only a few hundred meters between the cancer lab at Medicinareberget and the Department of Oncology at Sahlgrenska – where the patients are. Thanks to the covered footbridge over the street, it is possible to hide from the rain all the way. Still, the distance is too far for oncologist Lars Ny.
Lars Ny remembers it as it was yester …
Patients lead the way at the Pediatric Cancer Center
With children as patients, patient-centered care becomes a matter of course to fulfill the task. – For us, it is so obvious. A three-year-old who thinks the doctor is stupid will run out from the room, says Karin Mellgren, head of the Pediatric Cancer Center at Sahlgrenska University Hospital.
Letting the hospital apparatus revolve a …