Medical Reports

The New Emergency Room is a National Reference

Hopitâl Sacré Coeur is now a reference hospital, not only for the North but also for many nearby regions. Read More

HSC Trauma and Orthopedic Surgeons Work Together to Save a Patient

On the night of September 8, 2014, we received a severely injured patient who came to the ER of Hôpital Sacré Coeur, one hour after the injury occurred. Read More
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Cervical Cancer in Haiti and in Hôpital Sacré Coeur

Cervical cancer is the most common cause of cancer deaths in the resource poor world. It is known as a disease of the poor. The recorded death rate in Haiti from cervical cancer is... Read More
Typical gray-white pseudomembrane in the throat of a patient with diphtheria.

A Pediatric Killer Comes to Hôpital Sacré Coeur

A four-year-old girl from a small town in the north of Haiti was critically ill. Happy and playful just the day before, she was now infected with a deadly bacterium and couldn’t breathe. Read More
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PAP Smear Screening

Morphological characters for interpretation — what does the screener look for? Read More

CRUDEM Foundation Awarded Funds for Pathology Department

The CRUDEM Foundation is pleased to announce their receipt of an award of $38,000 for the purchase of cytology and histology telepathy equipment to enhance the services of the Hôpital Sacré Coeur Pathology Department. Read More
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USAID and JHPIEGO Working with Hôpital Sacré Coeur

Haiti has long suffered from substandard performance in the areas of maternal and newborn health. Read More
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Diabetic Challenges at Hôpital Sacré Coeur — Tufts In Haiti 2014

These clinic days are exciting and important days for Marie — she not only receives her monthly supply of insulin and other essential supplies, but she is also able to talk with other kids... Read More
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In the Bear’s Jaws: My Heart Attack in Milot

Even though I work with doctors every day, I didn’t seem to recognize the danger signs of a heart attack, the sweating, radiating pain in the arm and jaw, the heaviness and dull aching... Read More
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Tetanus and Diphtheria Vaccine for All Hôpital Sacré Coeur Employees

Tetanus is a deadly bacterial disease that strikes the central nervous system, causing muscle contractions particularly of the jaw and neck muscles. Read More