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Aug 2016

Spirometrix Receives CE Mark for Its Fenom PRO™ Point-of-Care Breathalyzer

Spirometrix an emerging technology healthcare company focused on research development and commercialization of novel breath analysis devices for applications in disease diagnosis and management announced today that its Fenom PRO PointofCare Breathalyzer has received CE marking and can now be sold in Europe Spirometrix..


Aug 2016

Agfa HealthCare's Enterprise Imaging Platform Selected by The University of Mississippi Medical Center

Agfa HealthCare recently signed an agreement with an additional academic medical center that will build its imaging management strategy on Agfas Enterprise Imaging platform The University of Mississippi Medical Center UMMC will implement a comprehensive suite of software solutions from Agfas Enterprise Imaging platform allowing the health system to..


Aug 2016

HealthSouth And Tidelands Health Announce Joint Venture To Operate Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals In South Carolina

HealthSouth Corporation and Tidelands Health have formed a joint venture to own and operate Tidelands existing inpatient rehabilitation hospital The hospital is located at Highway Bypass South in Murrells Inlet South Carolina on the campus of Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital The joint venture expects to operate inpatient rehabilitation beds..


Aug 2016

Fortimedix Surgical Announces 510(k) Clearance for Innovative Single-port Surgical Platform

Fortimedix Surgical today announced it has received k clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration FDA for FMX an innovative singleport platform for use in minimally invasive abdominal laparoscopic surgery We are very pleased to announce we have secured k clearance for our platform as it signifies an important milestone in our quest to deliv..

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Medical Fair Asia 2016

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Aug 2016

Merus to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences



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    Bioserve Biotechnologies India Pvt. Ltd.

    Chief Technology Officer
    Cancer Genetics has always focused on translating cancer related genetic discoveries into diagnostic tests We have had success in bringing many fluorescence in situ hybridization FISH immunohistochemistry fluorescence activated ce..

  • Articles

    Expanding Healthcare Delivery in India: From Hospitals to Home

    The Need The concept popular in the developed nations such as US and also developing countries akin to India such as China is gaining ground and the reasons are obvious Indias geriatric population aged over currently at over million is expected to grow to approx million by The burden of chronic diseases is increasing rapidly amidst aging population sedentary lifestyles diet changes and rising..

  • Research Insights

    An Unusual Radiological Presentation Of Optic Nerve Sheath Meningiom A

    Abstract Our report describes an unusual radiological presentation of optic nerve sheath meningioma The classic radiological appearance of optic nerve thickening with enhancement and calcification within the tumor was not seen instead an elongating gadolinium enhancing bandlike area adjacent to the superomedial aspect of the left optic nerve sheath was identified The diagnosis was confirmed on histopathology Our report adds to the spectrum of pr..

  • White Papers

    The Availity Information Revolution: A Humana White Paper

    Summary Health information technology is a top priority Why Shared eRecords would result in lower costs and safer more integrated patient care Recently Humana and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida created the Availity Health Information Network Availity works across percent of Florida hospitals with percent of practicing doctors participating This inevitably resulted in the expans..

    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
  • 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

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  • Managing Change

    No surgeon would ever enter the operating room without a refined understanding of the relevant anatomy and physiology Yet one of the most compelling reasons for the chronically high failure rates of change initiatives is a limited appreciation for the fact that the focus and skills necessary to operate an organisation are very different than the focus and skills needed to change an organisation This article spotlights the change resister those saboteurs who are harmful to the health of next innovation..

  • Assessing surgical outcomes

    Methods that assess individual patient variables would appear to offer the best methodology for assessing surgeon and anaesthetist performance..

  • The Future of Wearables

    Fitness trackers health and activity monitoring wearables are increasingly prevalent yet focus primarily on data capture Design and materials approaches that merge precise data capture with clinically relevant reporting and positive user experiences are more likely to succeed Here are key performance indicators for successful wearable design and adoption..

  • Chemical Allergy in Healthcare

    This article will present a review of the problem of chemical allergies associated with glove use and key considerations in the selection and use of alternative medical glove produ..