Hygiene EducationHealth Education
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in CMUH is equipped with modern and integrated instruments.
Scarlet fever is an exotoxin-mediated disease arising from group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal infection.
Congenital heart disease ( CHD ) occurs in 0.7～1 % of all newborn babies. Ventricular septal defect ( VSD ) is the most common form of CHD.
Asthma is an inflammatory disorder of the airways, which causes attacks of wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and coughing.
Diaper dermatitis is a generic term applied to skin rashes in the diaper area that are caused by various skin disorders and/or irritants.
Kawasaki disease ( KD ) or Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome ( MCLS ) is first reported in Japan in 1967 by Dr. Kawasaki.
Mental retardation is characterized by sub-average cognitive functioning which includes deficits in two or more adaptive behaviors and personal IQ in WAIS below 70 or 69 in Standardized-Binet intelligence scale.
Asparaginase is an enzyme that breaks down asparagine in the body.
Bleomycin is classified as an anticancer antibiotic. This medicine inhibits DNA and RNA synthesis, thus stopping cell replication and eventually causing cell death. This cell damage slows and stops the growth of cancer cells in the body.
Carboplatin, a platinum compound, is an alkylating agent that exerts its anticancer activity by reacting with DNA and interfering with DNA replication and cell division.