Security chief discharged from hospital after surgery

Security Secretary Chris Tang was discharged from hospital on Saturday, following minor surgery on his elbow. Tang said his elbow had become inflamed after he injured it last week. "The doctor suggested minor surgery to deal with the infection. I had my surgery on Thursday night. I continued to work...

Robotic device helps remove tumours in throats

Two local universities have jointly developed what researchers describe as a groundbreaking robotic device to treat head and neck cancer, which is said to be less invasive than traditional forms of treatment and spare patients from remaining in "extreme" body positions during surgery. Medical and engineering experts from Chinese University...

Doctor convicted of manslaughter over botched surgery

A doctor was on Monday found guilty of manslaughter over a botched liposuction operation in 2014 in which her patient died. After a 29-day trial, a seven-member jury at the High Court deliberated for eight hours before unanimously finding Vanessa Kwan guilty of killing Josephine Lee through gross negligence in...