Features

 
Cardiology - Siemens introduces new devices for diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases
To support patients, physicians and clinical staff, Siemens has developed products and solutions especially tailored to the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular diseases.
   
Cardiology - 3D holographic visualization used to guide minimally-invasive heart disease procedures
Philips Healthcare recently announced that they have completed a clinical study that has demonstrated the feasibility of using an innovative live 3D holographic visualization and interaction technology to guide minimally-invasive structural heart disease procedures.  
   
Interview - Oncology - Is colon cancer preventable?
Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the world and its prevalence is increasing rapidly in certain regions. MEH speaks to Professor Heinz-Josef Lenz, an eminent cancer research specialist based at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, about the disease, its epidemiology, and options for prevention & treatment.  
   
Healthcare Economics - Reducing adverse events in hospitals
Adverse events, or medical errors, are a significant problem worldwide. As health systems develop and evolve in the Middle East and in other developing nations, it would be prudent to build into these systems, early on, ways of tracking and addressing such errors...

 Date of upload: 17th Jan 2014
                                  
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