Medical Library / Research
hospital houses a medical library with hundred of books and several
leading international and national medical journals that cover different
branches of medicine, to support and stimulate research activities and
continuous education programs.
connection is available in the Library for the use of the staff.
encourages medical research.
Scientific research in different aspects of medicine started in the
hospital from mid-seventies.
hospital is considered to be a leader in the region in scientific research
activities. The hospital has
actively participated in most of the conferences and symposiums conduced
in the Kingdom in addition to many international conferences.
More than 200 scientific research articles by our staff have so far
been published in peer reviewed international journals in Europe, U.K.,
U.S.A., Japan, Saudi Arabia and Egypt, with Dr. Samy El-Wany and Dr.
Mohamed Kamel having made significant contribution in this effort.
hospital has the great honor in successfully assisting Dr. Ahmed Bassiouny
to discover a new method of treatment for skin leshmaniasis, which was
difficult to treat by drugs.
This method was officially approved by the Ministry of Health and
permitted to be practiced in all hospitals in the Kingdom.