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Need to purchase imaging equipment? Consider all costs of ownership
As hospitals and clinics become more analytical about their purchasing decisions, they are starting to evaluate the total cost of ownership (TCO) of capital equipment, including portable capital equipment, rather than the initial outlay alone. Hospitals and clinics are recognizing that if they wantRead more
UPMC, considers opportunities to join Moscow International Medical Cluster
UPMC, world-renowned health care provider from USA, arrived on official visit to Russia by the invitation of Michael Yugay, the CEO of the International Medical Cluster Foundation (IMC Foundation). IMC Foundation presented to UPMC International, a division of UPMC, a concept of the Moscow IntRead more
Siemens Healthineers Cloud-based Network Helps Comply with the New Euratom Radiation Protection
Radiation protection directive 2013/59/Euratom will take effect in February 2018.With new functions for dose management, teamplay is already preparing for the EU Directive.Siemens Healthineers has expanded teamplay(1), its cloud-based network, to include new functions that will help hospitals and raRead more
Information integration and artificial intelligence for better diagnosis and therapy decisions
Research alliance between Siemens Healthineers and Fraunhofer MEVIS develops decision support systems for physicians based on deep machine learningWith their joint research alliance, Siemens Healthineers and the Fraunhofer Institute for Medical Image Computing MEVIS will support physicians in findinRead more
MEDLAB Series Expands its Presence into Europe
More than 3,000 medical laboratory industry professionals expected to attend the launch edition of MEDLAB Europe at the Fira Gran Via in Spain After many years of operating successful MEDLAB events around Africa, Asia and the Middle East, Informa Life Sciences Exhibitions, the world’s leadinRead more
Strategic Partnership Between Siemens & Imricor to Improve Procedures with MRI Scans of the Heart
Collaboration to develop an integrated solution for treating arrhythmiaThe shared goal is to increase precision and improve treatment outcomes Siemens Healthineers is joining forces with U.S.-based Imricor Medical Systems, Inc. to develop an integrated solution that combines the clinical beneRead more
Philips & LabPON Plan to Create World’s Largest Pathology Database of Annotated Tissue Images
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) and LabPON, the first clinical laboratory to transition to 100% histopathology digital diagnosis, has announced its plans to create a digital database of massive aggregated sets of annotated pathology images and big data utilizing Philips IntelliSite PatholRead more
Philips and Diagnostics Development win European Union 'Horizon Prize - Better Use of Antibiotics'
Philips and Diagnostics Development, a P&M Venge company, evaluate the novel human neutrophil lipocalin (HNL) biomarker for the rapid detection of bacterial infectionBased on Philips’ Minicare I-20 handheld diagnostics platform, the Minicare HNL assay is recognized for its potential to provide pRead more
World Cancer Day: Highlighting Physical Activity in the Global Fight Against Cancer
Worldwide cases of cancer predicted to reach 21.7 million by 2030 Today, on World Cancer Day, millions are urged to get active to help combat the world’s most deadly disease. Under the banner ‘We can. I can.’ the day will encourage people to be more active - in every sense - in the fight agaiRead more
Siemens Healthineers Signs Strategic Partnership for Laboratory Services
Laboratory services worth up to €100 million Euros* for hospitals in TurkeyMore than 92 million patients expected to benefit from the partnership over the next five yearsSiemens Healthineers has been commissioned to take over the clinical laboratory service operations for two new hospitals in TurkeyRead more
Based on the long-established and reliable OTF/AS cryostat, the new OTF5000 brings the extensive range of Bright cryostats completely up to date. New styling coupled with improved user ergonomics, the latest blade systems in the ever-reliable and powerful...
The HAMILTON-T1 combines for the first time the functionality of a fully featured intensive care unit ventilator with the compactness and ruggedness required for transport. This is why the HAMILTON-T1 enables you to provide optimal ventilation therapy...
The fully featured ICU ventilator, HAMILTON-MR1, guarantees uncompromised continuous ventilation care from the ICU to the MRI scanner and back. Its reliability and high performance, with advanced lung-protective strategies and patient-adaptive modes,...
The HAMILTON-C3 ventilator is a modular high-end ventilation solution for all patient groups. Offering a number of unique features, the HAMILTON-C3 is one of the first ventilators featuring the “Ventilation Autopilot” INTELLiVENT-ASV®. The HAMILTON-C3’s...