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May 2017

Cerveau Technologies, Inc. Collaborates With Singapore’s Clinical Imaging Research Centre

Cerveau Technologies Inc today announced a research collaboration with the Clinical Imaging Research Centre CIRC a joint venture by the Agency for Science Technology and Research ASTAR and the National University of Singapore NUS to support various research projects studying the stages of Alzheimers Disease and other Neurodegenerative disease These research projects will utilize an investigational imaging agent MK to…


May 2017

Varian Selected to Provide First Proton Therapy System in Thailand

Varian Medical Systems announced it has been selected through its distributor Business Alignment to supply and install a Varian ProBeam Compact singleroom proton therapy system in the oncology center at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital in Bangkok Thailand First patient treatments are expected to start in the second half of In addition to the equipment Varian will also provide its Eclipse…


May 2017

Avery Dennison Acquires Finesse Medical

Avery Dennison Corporation announced that it has acquired Finesse Medical Ltd an innovator in the development and manufacture of healthcare products used in the management of wound care and skin conditions Headquartered in Longford Ireland Finesse Medical specializes in the development and application of advanced technologies in wound care and skin treatment including skin barrier films and protection creams and…

press releases


May 2017

Boston Scientific Announces Positive Outcomes From Prospective Study Of Bronchial Thermoplasty

Boston Scientific announced positive results from the Post Approval Clinical Trial Evaluating Bronchial Thermoplasty BT in Severe Persistent Asthma PAS study evaluating patients treated with the Alair System The data presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference in Washington DC demonstrate…


May 2017

DERMABOND® PRINEO® Skin Closure System May Improve Outcomes and Lower Hospital Costs

Ethicon announced the results of two economic analyses demonstrating that the DERMABOND PRINEO Skin Closure system a product that combines a topical skin adhesive with a selfadhering patch is associated with improved patient outcomes and lower healthcare costs for hospitals Both studies…


May 2017

KBI Biopharma Selects Simplyfeye\'s and The Windshire Group\'s ProcessPad Continued Process Verification Solution

Business Wire IndiaSimplyfeye Softwares Pvt Ltd and The Windshire Group LLC are pleased to announce KBI Biopharma will deploy ProcessPad for its data analysis management and reporting solution for process development product scaleup and commercial manufacturing operations KBI is a leading CMO…

Events


May 2017


May 2017

Cardio Alex 2017

Bibliotheca Alexandria, Alexandria


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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

    Approaching the Unreached through Mobile Medical Units

    Background Although Indias healthcare system has gradually improved over the past few decades there still remains scope to bring it at par with neighbouring countries which have a better healthcare system in terms of accessibility affordability and quality The poor state of healthcare in India is attributed to the heavy burden of patients lack of medicines and equipment and not…

  • 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…