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Health Management

2016 01 Sep

With the ESC Congress 2016 Annual Meeting in Rome beginning this month, specialists will have the opportunity to learn and experience first-hand the latest innovations, as well as debate the latest developments in cardiology.  Among the discussions, I expect one hot topic for the interventional community will be the growing importance of managing radiation... Read more

Health Management

Innovative Solutions Addressing Challenges of Complex Cardiovascular Disease

2016 25 Aug

An integrated approach to interventional cardiovascular medicine According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are the leading cause of death worldwide.[1] As CVDs are on the rise, it’s important to understand the risk factors associated with complex heart disease, as well as the impact of innovative solutions that can... Read more

IMAGING Management

Ampronix's State of The Art Service And Repair Center

2016 16 May

For the first ten of our expansive 34 year history at Ampronix, we were an electronic equipment repair company. Today, we have expanded to become a service, manufacturing, and distributing trifecta with the mission of providing superior, customized care solutions at a nominal price so healthcare providers can focus on what really matters—improving patient... Read more

Health Management

2015 02 Dec

Bringing Benefits To the Patient and the Care ProviderKeeping up with the rapid pace of change in today’s connected world requires ongoing innovation and improvement. This is especially true in the highly technical world of interventional cardiology, where physicians are increasingly using cutting-edge technologies to perform minimally invasive procedures... Read more

ICU Management

Philips & the Charité–Universitätsmedizin Berlin Start Joint Research Program

2015 20 Nov

Philips and the Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin start joint research program on non-pharmacological methods to prevent delirium in critical careClinical insights combined with innovative non-pharmacological delirium management solutions may help prevent or lessen delirium and help critical care patients recover fasterRoyal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX:... Read more

IMAGING Management

Philips Appoints Jan Kimpen as Chief Medical Officer

2015 06 Oct

Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) announced the appointment of Jan Kimpen as the company’s Chief Medical Officer, effective January 1, 2016. This function will play an increasingly important role in supporting the company’s strategic focus on the HealthTech market and Dr. Kimpen will add a wealth of related experience... Read more

IMAGING Management

Philips Launches “First of its Kind” On-Demand Ultrasound Service in the UK

2015 12 Jun

Royal Philips has announced the launch of Ultrasound on Demand in the UK, believed to be the world’s first on-demand ultrasound solution which has gone live on 1st June 2015.Providing access to the best technology at an affordable monthly fee, Ultrasound on Demand offers both extensive functionality as well as the assurance that it can meet the ever... Read more

Executive Health Management

Philips enters into collaboration with Janssen to develop new handheld blood test

2015 21 Apr

Amsterdam, the Netherlands - Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) today announced that it has entered into a multi-year development agreement with Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V.  (Janssen). The collaboration aims to develop a new handheld blood test to provide doctors with a novel tool to improve the care of patients with neuropsychiatric disorders. The... Read more

IMAGING Management

HIFU: Focused Ultrasound for Cancer Pain

2015 07 Feb

A pioneering clinical trial is testing whether ultrasound therapy can relieve pain in patients whose cancers have spread to the bone. The first five patients have already been treated in the trial, with encouraging reductions in the pain they were experiencing from bone tumours, according to researchers at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, and... Read more

ICU Management

Philips to Give Researchers Access to Critical Care Data

2015 21 Jan

Royal Philips has announced a new initiative with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to give medical researchers access to one of the largest data sources available for research into critical care. The data from more than 100,000 patients have been collected and anonymised through the Philips Hospital to Home eICU telehealth programme. These... Read more

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