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Robotics- Transforming the way we look at healthcare

Robotic surgery is an advanced form of minimally invasive or laparoscopic surgery where surgeons use a computer-controlled robot to assist them in certain surgical procedures. Arabian Millennium Medical Trading (AMMT) discusses more about 'Senhance Surgical Robotic System'. Tthe healthcare industry. In fact, they have come a long way since. Due to this we are now e x p e r i e n c i n g a n d wi t n e s s i n g t…

UAE among best countries in terms of good quality healthcare

TNational Agenda and the UAE Vision 2021, all public and private hospitals in the UAE are to obtain accreditation by fulfilling all national and international standards, ensuring good quality services and an adequate number of medical personnel. The move is in keeping with the directives of Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. The UAE has declared its National Agenda indicators and set up executive teams to implement them. The National Agenda…

Exponential growth expected in global medical device sector

As the sector witnesses a 'resurgence of small acquisitions', global medical device and technology growth is to go up by 5 per cent or more annually until 2022, reaching around $530 million, market research firm Evaluate reveals. The role of technology is vast in the field of medicine as it is considered to be the driving force behind healthcare improvements, aiding doctors to diagnose, study and treat the specific parts of the body in a short period of time. However, during the 18th century doctors and biomedical specialists had developed numerous instruments such as thermometer,…

Beyond the cold chain – Market Trends

Final mile transportation and subsequent user storage conditions present unique challenges when it comes to ensuring the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical products. by Corneliu Tobescu, Chief Operation Officer at Berlinger & Co AG INTRODUCTION Cold Chain logistics is a $10 billion component of the $1 trillion global pharma industry. Around 80 per cent of drugs require temperature controlled transportation and the trend is distinctly upwards. In some drug categories the proportion is even higher. For example, according to the World Health Organisation, more than 90 per cent of all vaccines require…

Handle with Care – Medical Gas Training

Having successfully executed many prestigious government and private sector projects, the Aras Group of Companies are specialist in medical & Laboratory gas engineering systems along with design, supply, training, installation, testing & commissioning PPM, AMC and operation & maintenance for complete range of medical, biomedical, laboratory and architectural engineering system. Pengineering solutions across the United Arab Emirates, United States and India for over three d e c a d e s , t h e A r a s G ro u…