WORLD’S FIRST ENDOSCOPE VISUALIZATION SYSTEM LAUNCHES IN HONG KONG
World’s first and only 3D endoscope visualization system launched by FutureMed Global in Hong Kong, with initial cases being conducted in Queen Mary Hospital. Professor Law, Simon Ying Kit, the Division Chief in Esophageal and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery and Chair Professor in Esophageal and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, agreed to be the first surgeon in Hong Kong to use the innovative system in endoscopic procedures in Queen Mary Hospital.
Weekly MedTech Update - 21st March 2018
A Smart Device, Ultrasound, And Telemedicine Combine To Drive A New Level of Collaboration And Care
It's sorta like peanut butter and jelly—a combination that just works and is a perennial favorite in the sandwich world. And now, you might just be able to say that for digital health too. Today, Royal Philips, a leader in health technology announced a partnership with Innovative Imaging Technologies (IIT), to create a tele-ultrasound solution on their Lumify ultrasound system powered by IIT’s Reacts platform. Let's unpack that a little bit. Read More...
Weekly MedTech Update - 28th March 2018
Could a Disinfecting Robot Help Tackle HAIs?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that “on any given day, about one in 25 hospital patients has at least one healthcare-associated infection.” Given such risk to patients, let alone the cost of treatment, hospitals and healthcare systems are looking for ways to reduce these numbers. Read More...