Doctor ‘VR’: Empowering patients and healthcare professionals

AR & VR has widespread applications in diagnosis and providing quality healthcare to consumers. But the technology is still in a nascent stage.

Emerging Innovations in Ultrasound Imaging Landscape

The use of ultrasound systems for medical imaging is widespread since decades for a variety of medical applications. These imaging solutions are of perennial importance for achieving accurate diagnosis and helping reach the most appropriate treatment regime and hence enhancing…

New Clinical Knowledge Portal by Philips Healthcare: Share Innovation Digitally

More scientific and medical papers are being published now than ever before bringing a tsunami of information to healthcare professional across the globe. The landscape of medical technology is changing rapidly. Thanks to the digital world there is a tectonic…

How Philips Healthcare Ultrasound Imaging System is Reinventing Medical Imaging?

Patient innovation in medical imaging has accelerated since the last decade. There is an increasing concern amongst healthcare stakeholders over excessive radiation dose, image quality and the efficient utilization of the existing diagnostic imaging tests. Philips Healthcare has been a…

How Virtual Reality is Disrupting the Healthcare Industry?

Earlier in 2016, a baby in Miami was born with only one lung and half her heart. The doctors in Miami told the parents to not have any hope. Two months later the parents turned to a surgeon who agreed…

Doctor Delivered: At Your Doorstep

Veena Iyer, 60yrs, is a resident of Bengaluru, India. She has spent all her lifetime building the future of her kids and performing the role of a housewife with utmost sincerity. Since last five years she is suffering from extreme…

‘Assembly-Line’ in Healthcare

Decades ago, Henry Ford implemented the principle of ‘assembly lines’ to produce cars in a more efficient manner which have tremendously boosted the automobile and manufacturing industry. Who would have known that the same principle has widespread use in the…

‘Big Data’ – An Untamed Superhero

Whether you hate it or love it, you just can’t get enough of Tony Stark a.k.a   ‘Iron Man’ – genius, billionaire, playboy, philanthropist and of-course an admirable superhero. Can big data play the role of iron man in healthcare industry…

Indian Healthcare Startups: Shifting the paradigm in medical technology

India based healthcare/medical devices organizations are making their mark in the medical technology field. Here are few of the medical technology Indian companies that are funded by venture capitalists and whose products are gaining widespread application in emerging countries such…