ScarFree

First robotic surgical platform with Scarfree access in Europe

The hospital, A.O. Universitaria Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino, will be the first European facility to offer Scarfree interventional endoscopic procedures,...
diabetes

European Commission grants authorization to AstraZeneca’s new diabetes device

The European Commission (EC) granted marketing authorization to AstraZeneca’s Bydureon BCise device used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. This exenatide 2mg prolonged-release suspension...

Routine ovarian cancer screenings are of no help

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force did an extensive review to see whether screening lowered the number of women who die from cancer, according...
RAPID

iSchemaView’s RAPID approved in Canada

iSchemaView received the final approval for the use of the RAPID platform in Canada. Designed to give physicians fast, fully computerised, easy-to-read imaging facilities to...

Vitamin D may help reduce Beck Depression for ulcerative colitis patients

In a recent study, researchers from Golestan University of Medical Sciences and Tehran University of Medical Sciences in Iran carried out a double-blind randomized controlled involving participants who...

Medtronic and Philips join hands to improve Lung Cancer Management

In an effort to improve the management of patients with lung cancer, Medtronic and Royal Philips have joined hands to develop and commercialize the...

Defibrillators advancing in preventing cardiac arrests

As heart diseases continue to be one of the leading causes of death in India, defibrillators have a large role to play in saving...

GSK Velu sets up Neuberg Diagnostics

Chairman and Managing Director of Trivitron Healthcare Group of companies, GSK Velu, is setting up Neuberg Diagnostics.  After an argument with his shareholders in...

Siemens Healthineers wins FDA nod for mammography system

Siemens Healthineers won FDA approval for its Mammomat Revelation mammography system. The newly cleared mammography system includes the company’s InSpect integrated specimen imaging tool...
Qingjie Fuzheng

Liver cancer treatment with Qingjie Fuzheng

Conventional treatments for cancer, such as chemotherapy and radiation, also target healthy cells. This damage leads to side effects like diarrhea, anemia, infertility, mood...