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Jun 24

Age Is Just a Number: Elderly Man and Woman Combat Osteoarthritis through a Surgical Procedure

Age Is Just a Number: Elderly Man and Woman Combat Osteoarthritis through a Surgical Procedure

62-year-old Abdul and 72-year-old Alia, both Egyptian nationals, couldn’t sit or walk a few months back, but now find it easy to prostrate and walk briskly. Things were not this easy when they were first diagnosed with osteoarthritis. However, unlike the usual belief, the elderly"...

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Jun 23

HeartSciences Named “Start-Up to Watch”

HeartSciences Named “Start-Up to Watch”

(AETOS Wire) -- HeartSciences is delighted to have been highlighted as “Start-Up to Watch” in the June 8, 2018 issue of the MedTech Strategist. The article titled “HEARTSCIENCES: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IMPROVES FRONTLINE RISK STRATIFICATION FOR HEART DISEASES”discusses HeartSciences’ role in addressing the current challenges and significant unmet need to identify heart disease at an early stage and reduce the high prevalence of expensive diagnostic testing with low yields. The article highlights the enormous opportunity for HeartSciences’ breakthrough MyoVista® Wavelet ECG (wavECG™) technology to......

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Jun 22

Boehringer Ingelheim bolsters biologics research and development with 230 million euro investment in new development center

Boehringer Ingelheim bolsters biologics research and development with 230 million euro investment in new development center

(AETOS Wire)-- Today Boehringer Ingelheim announced a 230 million euro investment into a new Biologicals Development Center (BDC) at the company’s Research and Development site in Biberach, Germany during the foundation stone laying for the"...

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Jun 20

 Presidency office: Health Ministry exclusive reference if hospitals refuse to admit patients

Presidency office: Health Ministry exclusive reference if hospitals refuse to admit patients

The press office of the presidency of the republic maintained in a statement on Tuesday, that the Ministry of Public Health is the sole side to resort to in case any hospital refuses to admit patients.


The statement follows a viral social media post claiming to be issued"...

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Jun 18

Octapharma announces approval of new Nuwiq® product strengths in Europe, increasing dosing flexibility for patients with haemophilia A

Octapharma announces approval of new Nuwiq® product strengths in Europe, increasing dosing flexibility for patients with haemophilia A

(AETOS Wire) -- Octapharma announced today that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has approved an extension of marketing authorisation for its human cell line-derived recombinant factor VIII (rFVIII) product, Nuwiq®. New single dose vial strengths"...

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Jun 15

Brightree Announces eReferral Integration with athenahealth

Brightree Announces eReferral Integration with athenahealth

Brightree, the leading provider of cloud-based software helping post-acute care companies improve business performance and patient outcomes, announced the release of a new solution that allows home medical equipment (HME) providers to digitally receive orders from more than 62,000 providers using athenaClinicals within the athenahealth network, the same way doctors have long referred patients to other specialists. Before eReferral Management, physician and HME staff had to manually send, receive and process referrals and related documents via faxing and phone calls. Now, any office that uses athenahealth, a leading provider of network-enabled......

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Jun 14

 European Union launches two projects in support of health sector in Lebanon

European Union launches two projects in support of health sector in Lebanon

In a press release by the European Union Delegation to Lebanon, it said: 'Every day, thousands of people in Lebanon rush to clinics, health centres and hospitals to meet their basic needs. Sona, a young mother of two, has been seeking medical help for her children. She found quality"...

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Jun 12

New Study Investigates the Utility of Masimo SedLine® Patient State Index in Monitoring Anesthesia Depth of Patients with Healthy and Cirrhotic Livers

New Study Investigates the Utility of Masimo SedLine® Patient State Index in Monitoring Anesthesia Depth of Patients with Healthy and Cirrhotic Livers

(AETOS Wire) -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of an abstract presented at Euroanaesthesia 2018 in which researchers compared Masimo Patient State Index (PSi), a processed EEG parameter provided by SedLine® brain function monitoring (in this study, first generation SedLine), to Medtronic Bispectral Index (BIS™) in monitoring the depth of anesthesia of two groups of patients: healthy volunteers undergoing hepatotomy for liver donation and cirrhotic patients undergoing liver resection. The researchers found “excellent” agreement between the two methods as well as similar sevoflurane consumption, and found......

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Jun 09

Acelity Acquires Crawford Healthcare to Create the World’s Most Expansive Wound Care Portfolio

Acelity Acquires Crawford Healthcare to Create the World’s Most Expansive Wound Care Portfolio

(AETOS Wire)-- Acelity L.P. Inc., the world’s largest wound care company, and Crawford Healthcare, a rapidly growing UK-based advanced wound care and dermatology company, today announced an agreement for Acelity to acquire Crawford and all"...

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Jun 09

Zebra Medical Vision Raises $30M, Unveils the Broadest, Automated AI Based Radiology Chest X-Ray Reader to Date

Zebra Medical Vision Raises $30M, Unveils the Broadest, Automated AI Based Radiology Chest X-Ray Reader to Date

(AETOS Wire)-- Zebra Medical Vision (https://www.zebra-med.com/), the leading machine and deep learning startup, is announcing today it has raised $30M in C round funding, bringing the total investment in the company to $50M. In addition, the company is unveiling its Textray chest x-ray research (https://arxiv.org/abs/1806.02121) today, the most comprehensive AI research conducted on chest x-rays to date, which provides a glimpse into a future automated chest x-ray analysis product being developed by the company. This round of investment is led by aMoon Ventures with the participation of strategic healthcare investors Aurum, Johnson & Johnson......

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