One of places which has many cultural heritages. Up to now, there is no places like Hue remaining a lot of originally historical vestiges as in this ancient Capital City.
An important center of Buddhism with hundred of temples and pagodas constructed more 300 years ago.
One of the most important education center in Vietnam. Hue University composed the Hue Colleges : Economic, Medicine, Pedagogic, Forestry and Agriculture, Science, Arts, Music , Foreign Languages. Quoc Hoc School is also one of the famous high schools in Vietnam.
December 1993, Hue has been recognized as a World Cultural Heritage Site by UNESCO
Introduction Breast-Self Examination : Decrease the terminal stage .
There is 5 cases breast cancers among 68 suspected cases in 2008, 2009.
Observation the understanding on breast cancer ( N= 6,617 ) Questions Answers % 1 Understanding on breast cancer Do not know 50.76 2 Cause of breast cancer Do not know 45.34 3 Breast cancer is serious disease Do not know 29.97 4 Breast selft examination Never 52.09 5 Talking about breast selft examination Nobody 37.04 6 Description symptom of anormal breast tumor 22.88 7 To see doctor when they have tumor No 31.71 8 Understanding on methods of breast screening Do not know 41.57 9 Worried about breast cancer Die, loss of breast, loss of finance 30.31 10 Prognostic of breast cancer disease Curability 61.67
Pap technique: The Viet-American Cervix Cancer Prevention Project:
+ Over 10.000 women has been screened
+ Exchange of specialists, training, management skill.
+ Cervix Screening for 14,074 women in Thuathien Hue: 196 cases Suspicious lesion and 6 cases as cancer.
Exam :PAP TEST in Quang dien District ( N = 6,014 cases ) Cervix Cancer : 02 cases Lsil, Hsil.. 24 00,36 ASC-US 25 00,37 Infection ( + ) 1209 18,27 Infection ( ++) 253 03,82 Infection ( +++) 32 00,48
Lessons learned from successful Papanicolaou cytology cervical cancer prevention in Thua thien Hue
IF our ideological commitment is to improve health outcomes as quicky as possible among many women as possible
THEN Papanicolaous screening services ( with or without HPV/VIA testing services) should be provided without further delay in any setting where cervical screening is appropriate but unavailable, with consideration given to HPV vaccination after, rather than before, the possibility has been excluded that HPV vaccination may be ineffective for cervical cancer prevention and/or full coverage of target demographic groups by screening services has been achieved, whichever comes first.
Training course in breast & cervix cancer screening in Phu loc district
Requirement of palliative care in Hue Central Hospital in 2008 N0 Sites Cases 1 Bronchus, Lung Cancer 108 2 Head & Neck Cancer 40 3 Kidney Cancer 03 4 Cervix & Ovary cancer 24 5 Breast cancer 21 6 Digestive Organ 26 7 Lymphoma 07 8 Others 44 Total 273
Palliative Radiation Delivering Morphine by EASY PUMP
Although the Cancer Control Program is just begining in preparation , some efforts by the government have already been made with cancer control.
However,the cancer control in Thua thien Hue still has to deal with challenges such as poor quality of cancer morbidity and mortality data, shortage of resources and limited knowledge of general practitioners as well as the public about this disease.