Selenium is an essential trace mineral that humans need for proper bodily functions...
- Florida-based St. Joseph’s Hospitals acquires robotic guidance system for spine surgery
- India’s Sterling Cancer Hospital starts treatment with Halcyon system
- Two hospitals in Israel begin trial of Augmedic’s xvision-spine
- How can technology influence the patient-physician relationship?
- What is driving the high flu rates in Texas?
Florida-based St. Joseph’s Hospitals acquires robotic guidance system for spine surgery
St. Joseph's Hospitals in Tampa, Florida, has acquired Mazor X robotic guidance system to execute a robotic spine surgery for paediatric and adult patients.
India’s Sterling Cancer Hospital starts treatment with Halcyon system
Sterling Cancer Hospital in the Indian state of Gujarat has started using Varian’s Halcyon system to provide advanced treatment to cancer patients.
Selenium intake linked to increase in T2D incidence
Selenium is an essential trace mineral that humans need for proper bodily functions that can be found in foods such as brazil nuts, fish, and eggs. It is available as a nutrition supplement, considered by many to have antioxidant properties, and is said to prevent cardiovascular diseases, cognitive decline, thyroid disorders, and cancers.
St. Bernard Parish Hospital deploys germ-fighting robot
US-based St. Bernard Parish Hospital (SBPH) has deployed Xenex LightStrike room disinfection robot to improve patient safety and reduce the risk of healthcare-associated infections.
Two hospitals in Israel begin trial of Augmedic’s xvision-spine
Two hospitals in Israel, Sheba Tel Hashomer Medical Center and Asaf Harofeh Medical Center, have begun first-in-human clinical trial of Augmedics' xvision-spine (XVS) augmented-reality surgical navigation system.
Finding new ways to stop the spread of seasonal influenza
Influenza, also known as the flu, is a contagious respiratory illness caused by the influenza viruses. The disease can result in mild to severe illness.
How can technology influence the patient-physician relationship?
The advancement of technology within healthcare has not only drastically improved the health of populations through innovative treatment and efficiency of care, but has also contributed to the shift in the dynamics of the patient-physician relationship.
Sonoscanner secures bid to provide ultrasound scanners to Swedish hospitals
Sonoscanner, a France-based ultrasound scanner provider, has secured a bid to provide its ultra-portable ultrasound system, U-Lite, to all the hospitals in Sweden.