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In pursuit of maximizing our leukemia patients’ outcomes and thanks to constant donors’ Support

The Hospital Lab receives a donation of the latest  technology flow cytometry equipment, one of the tools of identifying Minimum Residual Disease. The new 10 color technology secures maximum precision and accuracy in identifying residual cancer cells and as well it detects all the different kinds of modifications of these cancer cells.   Minimal residual disease (MRD) is the term we give to...
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Rodayna, saved thanks to God’s protection and 57357’s rapid intervention

Overwhelmed with gratitude, Rodayna’s mom delivers a personal testimonial in favor of the Hospital Watch Rodayna in the art therapy room painting her life with colors of joy Rodayna is a beautiful three and a half year old girl, the youngest of 4 siblings whose father is an employee and her mother a housewife. Her ordeal starts when one day her mother discovers she is bleeding heavily when she...
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Training in radio- nuclear pharmacy specialty is being established

In 57357 and for the first time in Egypt and in the Arab world: Training in radio- nuclear pharmacy specialty is being established Nuclear pharmacy was first established as a pharmacy specialty in the developed world in 1978. Nuclear Pharmacy entails the preparation of radioactive materials that will be used to diagnose and treat specific diseases. . Nuclear pharmacy seeks to improve and promote...
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The Canadian Philopateer Christian College visit to 57357

High school students came to lift up the children’s spirits…….They left hopeful and encouraged On Sunday, March 13th, 2016, the CCHE was blessed with the visit of a group of 30 high school students from the private Philopateer Christian College in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. The group was accompanied by their School Principal, Ms. Phoebe Wasfi and Fr. Angelos Michael representative of the...
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Dr. Grace Mbatia from Kenya: a pediatric oncologist change agent is born

Last week we received an E-mail from one member of the second group of fellowship trainees, Grace Mbatia who shared her enthusiasm with the transformative aspect of the learning and training sessions of the joint 57357/Dana Farber Boston Children’s fellowship program. Grace is a certified pediatrician who practices at the Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi, the oldest hospital in Kenya....
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Today in 57357 Hospital the Radiotherapy area takes on a new colorful look

To maximize our children’s experience and to distract them while receiving radiotherapy. In collaboration with the radiotherapy department and the “ for the love of Egypt” Initiative, Artist Samah Anwar is transforming the radiotherapy area into a bright colorful cheerful area so as to push away fears and apprehension of children as they come in to receive radiotherapy. Moreover, in...
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57357 reaches out to school students in Egypt’s southern province of Minya

Taking Virus C and waste disposal awareness topics to school students in the South In line with 57357’s mission of relying on prevention in its fight against cancer and its commitment to spreading awareness all across the Egyptian Territory, a 57357 Foundation and Hospital team travelled to Minya last Thursday, March 10, 2016. On behalf of the Foundation’s Schools and universities unit, Mr....
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Latest Technology Intra-operative MRI in 57357 to raise brain tumor over-all survival rates from 60% to 75-80%

Today, at 57357, we performed the first brain tumor surgery with the latest brain surgery technology: Intraoperative magnetic resonance imaging (IO-MRI). Of all the various imaging techniques, MRI has become the method of choice for guidance during neurosurgical procedures but this specific technology(IO-MRI)  offers the surgeon  more accurate intraoperative lesion localization and,...
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Working extra hours at 57357’s Pharmacy Lab to speed up the release of chemo patients

The Pharmacy Lab in Hospital 57357 will start working at 6 am instead of 8am, adding two extra hours to the regular work load of its staff. In pursuit of maximizing its patients’ experience, the lab is thus enabled to test blood samples of chemo therapy patients early enough to release them rapidly and enable others to find empty space to receive their treatment. It is noteworthy that the...
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At 57357, a long journey for cure awaits Ossama: The messenger of courage, hope and Joy for his fellow patients

I spotted him immediately in the art therapy room among a large number of children who were completely absorbed in their art and crafts activities. How could I possibly miss him: He has the most beautiful smile and his eyes are shining with brightness?  Moreover, his art creation was particularly attractive: a big colorful butterfly on a sheet of white cloth. I asked him if I could chat a bit...