Features

 
Surgery - Surgeons use 3D printed kidney to simulate surgery before operation
For the first time, surgeons have used 3D printing to produce exact models of tumour- containing kidneys, allowing them to simulate surgery prior to the real operation. These models can be personalised to each patient, giving doctors a 3D model of each individual’s tumour.
   
Qatar Report - Innovative research
Each year Middle East Health runs a report on healthcare in Qatar. This year we focus on some of the innovative medical research taking place in the country.  
Health Tourism - Patient travellers seek to alleviate high cost of healthcare
Health tourism, also referred to as medical tourism or medical travel, is the travel of people to another country for the purpose of obtaining medical treatment in that country.
   
USA Report - Health information management – learning from the US experience
Recent reports indicate that the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) are experiencing a period of significant economic growth in the development of healthcare technology infrastructure.  

 Date of upload: 12th May 2014
                                  
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