Issue 36
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Jun 2017

Isala and Elekta Sign Long-term Partnership Agreement for Optimal Cancer Care

Isala and Elekta signed a year partnership agreement to implement the latest developments in oncology and radiotherapy at Isala Next to upgrading existing equipment the agreement also includes several Versa HD linear accelerators a Leksell Gamma Knife Icon radiosurgery system MOSAIQ workflow software and a managed services contract Elekta and Isala today also announced the start of a longterm technology…


Jun 2017

DePuy Synthes Announces Acquisition of Sentio, LLC

DePuy Synthes Products Inc part of the Johnson Johnson Medical Devices Companies announced today that it has acquired Innovative Surgical Solutions LLC doing business as Sentio LLC a privatelyheld company based in Wixom Michigan that markets innovative nerve localization technology for spine surgery This acquisition underscores the DePuy Synthes and Johnson Johnson Medical Device Companies strategy of investing in faster…


Jun 2017

Channel Medsystems® Earns CE Mark Approval for the Cerene® Cryotherapy Device

Channel Medsystems the developer of an innovative physician officebased therapy for heavy menstrual bleeding announced today that it has earned CE Mark approval allowing the Company to initiate marketing efforts and commercialization of its Cerene Cryotherapy Device Cerene device in Europe The Cerene device is intended for endometrial cryoablation in premenopausal women with heavy menstrual bleeding due to benign causes…

press releases


Jun 2017

Lumicell Appoints Felix Geissler, M.D., Ph.D. as Chief Medical Officer

WELLESLEY MassBUSINESS WIRE Lumicell a leader in the field of imageguided cancer surgery today announced the appointment of Felix Geissler MD PhD as Chief Medical Officer As a central member of Lumicells senior executive team he will drive the clinical direction of…


Jun 2017

GenePeeks Announces Partnership with The World Egg Bank

CAMBRIDGE MassBUSINESS WIRE GenePeeks Inc a computational genomics company focused on transforming genetic disease risk analysis today announced a new partnership with The World Egg Bank to bring GenePeeks Preconception Screen to even more families around the world The World Egg Bank…


Jun 2017

Magellan Health Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call

SCOTTSDALE ArizBUSINESS WIRE Magellan Health Inc NASDAQ MGLN today announced that it will report its earnings for the second quarter ended onJune at approximately amEastern onFriday July At amEastern on the same day Magellans management will host a conference call and webcast…

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Jul 2017

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    Cervical Cancer

    In a world of abundant options awareness is a myth As humans continue to go ahead in time and develop through science and technology we no more have the time to..

Knowledge Bank

  • Interviews

    Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University

    MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiology
    Dr Tarinee Tangcharoen is a consultant in Echocardiography and Cardiac MRI and a noninvasive cardiologist lecturer at Ramathibodi Hospital Mahidol university She is also the cotreasurer of Thai Society of Cardiac Imaging Dr Tangcharoen published more..

  • Articles

    Leukaemia: A deadly intruder

    Leukaemia was officially diagnosed in the year by John Hughes Bennett in Edinburgh He was an English physician physiologist and pathologist who first described Leukaemia as a blooddisorder During the th century European physicians called the abnormality weissusblut or white blood since the level of white blood cells in patients was found to be abnormally high Classification of Leukaemia took…

  • White Papers

    Order Sets: A Poka-Yoke For Clinical Decisions

    Poka unintended mistake Yoke avoid is the Japanese equivalent for error proofing This Lean Manufacturing strategy is more relevant than ever in healthcare today Why FIRST DO NO HARM The Supreme Court of India recently ordered one of the largest compensations so far in the country to a girl who lost her vision at birth in a case of medical…

  • Industry Reports

    Ellex Medical Lasers Limited (ELX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

    Ellex Medical Lasers Limited Ellex is a medical technology company It develops manufactures services and distributes a comprehensive range of medical equipment for use in ophthalmic procedures The company also offers a range of thirdparty medical devices and technologies Ellexs product portfolio includes laser therapy equipment surgical techniques intraocular lenses IOLs photocoagulators and ultrasound systems for the diagnosis and treatment…

    Advisory Board

  • Pradeep Chowbey

    Pradeep Chowbey

    President - Asia Pacific Hernia Society (APHS)
  • Gabe Rijpma

    Gabe Rijpma

    Health and Social Services Industry Director, Public Sector Group, Microsoft Asia Pacific, Singapore
  • David A. Shore

    David A Shore

    Distinguished professor, Innovation and Change, Tianjin University of Finance and Economics.
  • Peter Gross

    Peter Gross

    Chairman, Internal Medicine, Hackensack University Medical Center, USA
  • Malcom J Underwood

    Malcom J Underwood

    Chief,Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong
  • John R Adler

    John R Adler

    Dorothy & TK Chan Professor, Stanford University, USA

Editorial Section

  • healthcare-management

    Eat or Be Eaten

    The article asks whether Asian health providers should look at mergers and acquisitions in order to stay competitive and avoid being eaten by larger players…