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WHO states coronavirus from China could spread, issues warning to hospitals
The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced that China’s new coronavirus could lead to a wider outbreak.
Acute heart failure in Japan? Expect a lengthy hospital stay
Japan accounted for only 5.68% of hospitalisations for acute heart failure in the eight major markets but had the longest length of hospital stay at 30 days.
Sectra to install radiology imaging solution at Netherlands’ MUMC
Swedish medical technology company Sectra has been awarded a contract to deploy its solution at the Netherlands’ Maastricht University Medical Center (MUMC).
UK hospital admissions due to heart failures shoot 33% in five years
A new survey has found that hospital admissions in the UK due to heart failures have increased by nearly 33% in the last five years.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and Bayer open lab
Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Bayer have launched a joint lab for research of new drug candidates to treat chronic lung diseases.
Chasing Cancer considers how to improve patient access to cancer therapies
The discussion was focused on the decreasing involvement of patient participation in clinical trials and mitigation efforts taken by cancer research institutes and pharmaceutical companies.
Increased asthma awareness leads to fewer attacks in US children
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the US, approximately 6 million children in the US aged 0–17 years have asthma.