How do consumers utilize technologies for healthcare?

admin/ august 30, 2018/ tehnologii/ 0 comments

A Deloitte survey of 4,530 Americans ages 18 and up found millennials were more likely than seniors to use tech to receive medication alerts and to measure their fitness and health improvement goals. A Deloitte survey released earlier this summer looked at what is preventing doctors from adopting virtual care technologies. Now, a new Deloitte reportexamines how consumers are making use of technology as

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Survey Uncovers Impact of Knee and Hip Pain on Women’s Emotional Well-Being

admin/ august 29, 2018/ Materiale, sănătate/ 3 comments

Seventy-six percent of U.S. women say the effects of their joint pain go far beyond mobility. While many who suffer from knee or hip pain know that it impacts their everyday activities, results from a new U.S. survey show the significant emotional impact of joint pain. This includes impact on romantic and social relationships, ability to pursue hobbies and overall

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How Johnson & Johnson is using startup incubators to find new talent

admin/ august 29, 2018/ strategie și management/ 0 comments

Johnson & Johnson is using a network of incubators in 11 cities to position itself as an innovative brand in pharmaceuticals, medical devices and in the consumer products area. For a company like Johnson & Johnson, finding talent with expertise in technologies like data analytics, blockchain and connected devices is a big concern. As new pharmaceutical innovation is coming from

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Novartis receives European Commission approval of its CAR-T cell therapy, Kymriah® (tisagenlecleucel)

admin/ august 28, 2018/ sănătate, Uncategorized/ 1 comments

The EC approval is based on the first global CAR-T registration trials, which included patients from eight European countries and demonstrated durable responses and a consistent safety profile in r/r pediatric B-cell ALL and r/rDLBCL Novartis is the only company with an approved CAR-T cell therapy for pediatric r/r B-cell ALL and the first to receive approval in two distinct indications, both in

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New Bionic Arm Blurs Line Between Self and Machine for Wearers

admin/ august 28, 2018/ tehnologii/ 0 comments

At 29 years old, Canadian firefighter Rob Anderson lost his left arm and left leg to a harrowing helicopter crash into the side of a mountain. Although fitted with “top of the line” prosthetics for the last 10 years, he said, using them feels like “doing things with a long pair of pliers.” Part of the problem is that he just

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Philips launches new cardiac ultrasound solutions with anatomical intelligence

admin/ august 26, 2018/ tehnologii/ 1 comments

Philips introduces EPIQ CVx, offering cardiologists tailored applications for diagnostic, pediatric and interventional echocardiography  Featuring faster data processing, sharper imaging, robust automated quantification and customizable exam tools designed to help cardiologists deliver better care for their patients Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today introduced the EPIQ CVx cardiovascular ultrasound system. Built on the powerful

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Der Chef im Cockpit

admin/ august 26, 2018/ strategie și management/ 0 comments

Ein Konzernvorstand ohne eigenes Büro und Beschäftigte, die regelmässig mobil arbeiten: Die Digitalisierung macht es möglich. Dove zwar auch im Mittelstand D er Vorstandschef eines internazionali nicht nur vertretenen über eine Konzerns Sekretärin verfügt. Er hat ein eigenes auch mit einem Büro hinter einem schönen Chefsessel ausladenden Schreibtisch und Kunst an der Wand. Così jedenfalls lautet Klischee Das, das noch

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FlexDex Intuitive Laparoscopic Instruments Going on Sale in U.S

admin/ august 24, 2018/ tehnologii/ 0 comments

Robotic surgical systems, such as those from Intuitive Surgical and TransEnterix, can be prohibitively expensive for many, if not most, hospitals. FlexDex, a company based outside of Detroit, Michigan, offers a much more affordable alternative for performing many minimally invasive procedures. Unlike existing laparoscopic devices, FlexDex’s technology relies on a so called “virtual center” to transfer the movement of the wrist to the tip

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THE TOP CLINICAL IMAGE ANALYSIS STARTUPS

admin/ august 22, 2018/ tehnologii/ 0 comments

Medical imaging is the technique and process of creating visual representations of the interior of a body for clinical analysis and medical intervention. As this technology develops, clinicians are able to see and interpret more about inside bodies than ever before, including using artificial intelligence to bring faster diagnosis and treatment. The demand for cheaper, portable, and miniature versions of

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VistaTablet for Monitoring Patients’ Eight Vital Signs from Anywhere

admin/ august 20, 2018/ tehnologii/ 7 comments

VitalConnect, a Silicon Valley firm, is releasing its brand new patient-monitoring handheld interface for its VitalPatch vitals monitor. The VistaTablet and and VitalPatch are both part of the company’s Vista Solution, which allows clinicians to keep an eye on their patients ECG, heart rate, heart rate variability, respiratory rate, skin temperature, body posture, and activity levels, all at the same

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