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Sheba Sets Up Emergency Ward for Covid-19 in 72 Hours

Introducing Sheba's Critical Care Corona Unit The head of Sheba Medical Center's Infectious Disease unit, Professor Gili Regev-Yochay, speaks with Steve Walz, our international spokesperson, about Sheba's new Critical Care Corona Unit (CCCU) underground complex.
Israel's Deputy Director of Sheba as well as the whole healthcare system is inspired by China's success of controlling covid-19

Israeli Expert Inspired by China’s Success in Controlling COVID-19

Approximately two months after coronavirus COVID-19 broke out in China, the country has almost succeeded in halting the epidemic.
Sheba's doctors will use the newest blood analyzer to gain results of covid-19 patients in matter of minutes

Blood Analyzer Developed by Sight Diagnostics Has Been Implemented at Sheba

A compact blood analyzer developed by an Israeli blood testing startup has been implemented to support the healthcare management of coronavirus-infected patients.
With the rise of Covid-19 infected, Sheba Medical Center prepares for the incoming battle.

With the Rise of Covid-19 Infected Patients, Sheba and Israel Prepare for the Surge

Proactive, detailed planning helped Sheba to confront the different hurdles involved in dealing with coronavirus. “We had a full drill a month before the first coronavirus patient was diagnosed in Israel,” Walz said.
Telemedicine at Sheba Medical Center has been successfully established

Telemedicine at Sheba

Sheba Medical Center pushes forward with digital healthcare, embracing telemedicine to monitor patients in quarantine and treat patients with coronavirus COVID-19 remotely.
Telemedicine at Sheba Medical Center has been successfully established

Cancer Scientist at Sheba is Awarded Israel Prize for Medical Science

Prof. Gideon Rechavi, world-renowned doctor and head of Sheba Medical Center’s Cancer Research Center, has been designated to receive the prestigious Israel Prize for Medical Science at a special ceremony to be held on April 20.
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Lung Cancer – Smokers Beware of this Leading Fatal Cancer

Lung cancer is the type of cancer that leads to the highest mortality rate in men and the third highest in women.
Newsweek's ranking of top ten hospitals in the world, where the best hospitals are ranked based on healthcare systems, patient feedback, medical contributions and a lot more.

Sheba Ranks on Newsweek’s Top Ten Hospitals in the World – For the Second Year in a Row

Sheba Medical Center, a symbol of Israeli pride, is recognized again as one of the best healthcare institutions in the world, climbing one spot since last year
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Colon Cancer – Risks, Screening Tests, and Treatments

Colon cancer begins in the large intestine, in the final part of the digestive tract. Starting as small, benign polyps on the inside of the colon, this disease most commonly affects older adults.
Sheba Delivers PR001 for Type 2 Gaucher

For the First Time Ever, Sheba Delivers PR001 Gene Therapy to Child with Type 2 Gaucher

Doctors at the Edmond and Lily Safra Children’s Hospital at Sheba Medical Center pioneered the administration of PR001, an investigational novel gene therapy drug, to treat a child with Type 2 Gaucher disease.
Doctors from Sheba successful heal burn scars of Haitian children.

Sheba Doctors Lead Team of Surgeons to Heal Burn Scars in Haitian Children

Medical professionals from Haiti and the Dominican Republic observed the visiting surgeons and received training on how to treat pediatric burns with advanced, specialized laser surgeries.
Doctors at Sheba successfully performed a surgery of an inoperable retroperitoneal sarcoma with Helios Cold Plasma Scalpel

Sheba Surgeons Use Pioneering Canady Helios Cold Plasma Scalpel to Remove Inoperable Retroperitoneal Sarcoma

This innovative surgical tool was developed by US Medical Innovations, LLC (USMI), the first biomedical device company to offer cold plasma for cancer care.