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Luye Medical, Cleveland Clinic unveil architectural model of Cleveland Clinic Connected project

Luye Medical and Cleveland Clinic unveiled an architectural scale model of the world’s first Cleveland Clinic Connected project – the Shanghai Luye Lilan Hospital. Leaders from the government agency of Shanghai’s Minhang District and the Shanghai New Hong Qiao International Medical Center (IMC), the Consul-General from the U.S. Consulate General in Shanghai, representatives of industry associations and key therapeutic areas in China, and a team from Cleveland Clinic attended the event, holding discussions on how to leverage innovative medical technologies…

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Unhealthy lifestyle a major cause for heart diseases in the UAE

The survey found a high number of unhealthy lifestyle factors reported by people aged between 30 and 39, with some 43% saying they don’t exercise enough and 36% suffering from stress. As many as 71% of UAE residents have at least one major risk factor for heart diseases, according to a new survey commissioned by Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi in the run-up to World Heart Day on September 29. The research which surveyed over 1,000 UAE residents also found that…

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Siemens Healthineers debuts new CT systems dedicated for Radiation Therapy Planning

With Somatom go.Sim and Somatom go.Open Pro, Siemens Healthineers introduces two computed tomography (CT) systems specifically designed to facilitate planning procedures for radiation therapy and provide better images to help calculate radiation plans. The CT images enable radiation oncologists to identify the target tumor. More precise planning means the tumor can be treated with improved accuracy, while providing better protection for surrounding tissue and organs-at-risk. Under the motto "Innovations that help to transform the world of RT simulation", the new…

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Blockchain in Healthcare Market to Surpass $1.6 Billion by 2025

The value of the blockchain technology in healthcare market is expected to surpass $1.6 billion by 2025, according to global market research and consulting firm Global Market Insights. In a press release published on Sept. 9, Global Market Insights estimated that the blockchain in healthcare market will grow due to a number of factors such as the implementation of government initiatives and increasing investment in the field. Growth factors for blockchain in healthcare Examination of medical outcomes, interoperability of health data and cost component reductions will…

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iCARE inaugurates new clinic in the UAE

Clinics, an Emirates Healthcare Company, one of the region’s leading healthcare providers, opened its new clinic and pharmacy in Al Karama, Dubai. The medical centre is located close to Karama post office and is spread over 2 floors. Staffed with experienced doctors, the clinic will offer primary healthcare services across a range of specialities. Mr. Clancey Po, Director, Corporate Operations Strategy, NMC Healthcare, inaugurated the new medical centre which will now be iCARE’s 10th clinic in UAE. The new clinic…