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Masimo SET® Pulse Oximetry has No Difference in Accuracy with Skin Color

2022 17 Jan

Masimo  has announced the findings of an abstract presented last Saturday at the Society for Technology in Anesthesia2022 Annual Meeting, which reviewed retrospective pulse oximetry data and concluded that there was no clinically significant bias based on ethnicity for black and white volunteer subjects monitored with Masimo SET® pulse oximetry and... Read more

ICU Management

Getinge Appoints New Presidents for Two Business Areas and Members of the Executive Team

2022 17 Jan

Getinge appoints new Presidents for two business areas and members of the Executive team. Elin Frostehav is appointed President Acute Care Therapies and Eric Honroth President Life Science starting April 1, 2022. Elin Frostehav has been appointed President Acute Care Therapies and member of the Getinge Executive team. Elin currently serves... Read more

Executive Health Management

New Vaxzevria Data Further Support its Use as Third Dose Booster

2022 13 Jan

New data from ongoing trial showed increased antibody response against Beta, Delta, Alpha and Gamma variants following third dose booster with Vaxzevria Additional analysis showed increased antibody response to Omicron after a third dose   Positive results from a preliminary analysis of an ongoing safety and immunogenicity trial... Read more

Executive Health Management

Esaote Signs Up to the United Nations Global Compact and Consolidates its Model for Sustainability

2022 13 Jan

Human rights, employment, the environment and the fight against corruption are the pillars behind the 2030 Agenda and Esaote’s commitment to positioning its business within the multidisciplinary One Health approach. Genoa, January 13th, 2022 – The Board of Directors of Esaote , a leading Italian company in the biomedical sector – in ultrasound,... Read more

Executive Health Management

Pfizer CEO Says Omicron-Targeted Vaccine is Most Likely Outcome

2022 11 Jan

Pfizer Inc Chief Executive Albert Bourla said a redesigned COVID-19 vaccine that specifically targets the Omicron coronavirus variant is likely needed and his company could have one ready to launch by March. Bourla said Pfizer and partner BioNTech SE are working on both an Omicron-targeted vaccine version as well as a shot that would include both... Read more

Executive Health Management

Affidea expands, Investing in Outpatient clinic in Italy, Through acquisition of Promea SpA

2022 10 Jan

Affidea , the largest European provider of diagnostic imaging, outpatient and cancer care services continues to invest in Italy and has today announced the 100% acquisition of Promea Center, a renowned outpatient provider in Piedmont region, Italy, specialized in outpatient services, day surgery and genetics. This acquisition is the first... Read more

IMAGING Management

TeleRay and Radiobotics Partner to Provide Radiology AI on Telehealth Platform

2021 28 Dec

In the United States, 23% of all adults—over 54 million people—have arthritis and x-rays are often used to diagnose these patients. With this partnership Radiobotics will provide its FDA-cleared technology, RBknee™ for users of the TeleRay platform to automatically analyse knee x-rays for signs of osteoarthritis. Tim Kelley, TeleRay CEO believes... Read more

ICU Management

Sedana Medical Receives IND Approval for US Trials

2021 23 Dec

Sedana Medical AB (publ) has announces that the company has received Investigational New Drug (IND) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to initiate phase III pivotal clinical trials with its Sedaconda products in the United States. Sedana Medical is aiming for a combination registration of the medical device Sedaconda ACD and... Read more

Executive Health Management

Healthcare Transformation and Innovation takes centre stage at Arab Health

2021 23 Dec

For the first time, Healthcare Transformation Talks will take place on the show floor, alongside the biggest disrupters in the healthcare industry with world-renowned experts, innovators, and industry leaders discussing the latest innovations in the sector. Dubai, United Arab Emirates,21December2021 :The MENA region’sleading exhibitionfor... Read more

Executive Health Management

Pfizer Receives U.S. FDA Emergency Use Authorization for Novel COVID-19 Oral Antiviral Treatment

2021 22 Dec

PAXLOVID™ (nirmatrelvir [PF-07321332] tablets and ritonavir tablets) is authorized for emergency use in both high-risk adults and high-risk pediatric patients 12 years of age and older weighing at least 40 kg EUA based on clinical data from EPIC-HR study, showing PAXLOVID reduced risk of hospitalization or death by 89% (within three days of symptom... Read more

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Sedana Medical Applies for Market Approval in Italy

2021 22 Dec

Sedana Medical AB (publ) has announces that the company has submitted an application for market approval for Sedaconda (isoflurane) for inhaled sedation in intensive care in Italy. “With the application in Italy, we are hoping to bring our Sedaconda products to yet another important European market. Having received market approval in 14 European... Read more

IT Management

Mergers: Commission Approves Acquisition of Nuance by Microsoft

2021 22 Dec

The European Commission has approved unconditionally, under the EU Merger Regulation, the proposed acquisition of Nuance Communications, Inc. (‘ Nuance ') by Microsoft Corporation (‘ Microsoft '). The Commission concluded that the transaction would raise no competition concerns in the European Economic Area (‘EEA'). Nuance is a transcription software... Read more

IMAGING Management

FDA Clears Koios Medical Smart Ultrasound® AI Software for Thyroid and Breast Cancer Diagnosis

2021 21 Dec

AI enabled software cleared for use by physicians interpreting ultrasound exams. Improves cancer detection with fewer false positives and avoidable procedures. NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, December 20, 2021 / EINPresswire.com / -- Koios Medical , a fast-growing developer of medical device software, announced it received... Read more

IT Management

Oracle Buys Cerner

2021 21 Dec

Oracle Corporation  (NYSE: ORCL) and Cerner Corporation today jointly announced an agreement for Oracle to acquire Cerner through an all-cash tender offer for $95.00 per share, or approximately $28.3 billion in equity value. Cerner is a leading provider of digital information systems used within hospitals and health systems to enable medical professionals... Read more

IMAGING Management

Carestream Health Improves Service Delivery for Customers in Medical Imaging

2021 14 Dec

Global Service Transformation Wins Project of the Year Award from PMI Rochester Carestream Health recently completed a significant company-wide business transformation aimed at improving  service delivery and support  to its medical/radiology customers, which in turn helps them to provide more reliable and complete imaging support for their... Read more

IT Management

Greater Baltimore Medical Center Leveraging Standardized Practices to Improve Patient Outcomes

2021 09 Dec

Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC) has been recognized as a HIMSS Davies Award winner. GBMC is one of only two hospital organizations globally that have been selected as a Davies Award winner for a third time. GBMC rapidly scaled a video visit platform to all ambulatory practices and locations, which showed an increase in volume from 59 telemedicine... Read more

Executive Health Management

EHMA announces its 2022 Annual Conference in Brussels.

2021 07 Dec

Healthcare Systems at a Crossroads: What’s Next from Here?  EHMA 2022 is the 27th Annual Conference of the European Health Management Association taking place in conjunction with the association’s 40th anniversary. It will bring together key healthcare stakeholders in Brussels providing the latest evidence to guide the much-needed transformation... Read more

ICU Management

Getinge is Announcing Recall Related to Sevoflurane Vaporizers for Flow Family Anesthesia Systems

2021 07 Dec

Getinge is announcing a global medical device recall related to specific  Sevoflurane vaporizers for Flow Family Anesthesia systems. To date,  no patient or operator adverse events have been reported. Getinge  has reported to relevant authorities according to applicable regulations and is now informing affected customer about the issue through... Read more

Executive Health Management

Siemens Healthineers Accelerating Growth & Launching “New Ambition” – Third Phase of Strategy 2025

2021 03 Dec

Second strategy phase “Upgrading” completed one year ahead of schedule New Ambition addresses the greatest opportunities in healthcare: fighting the most threatening diseases, enabling efficient operations, expanding access to care Comparable revenue growth of 6 to 8 percent p.a. and adjusted EPS growth of 12 to 15 percent p.a. for fiscal years... Read more

Executive Health Management

Affidea expands in Italy, Lombardy region, With acquisition of two new Outpatient Medical Centers

2021 02 Dec

Affidea , the largest European provider of diagnostic imaging, outpatient and cancer care services   continues to invest in the Italian market and has today announced the 100% acquisition of Medical Sport Center and Medical Center, two flagship medical centers in   Lodi,   Lombardy region, a densely   populated area of 230.000 inhabitants.... Read more