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…

Mobile Health Technology: Changing the Face of Healthcare

Healthcare is undergoing rapid transformation. With increasing healthcare costs, demands of globalization, increased competition and physician shortages, the industry needs to find innovative ways to satiate the consumers’ rising expectations for better quality, value and outcomes. Mobile health technology (m-health)…

India: The Home of ‘Future of Medicine’

Almost every other day I read about new pathbreaking innovations happening in the field of medicine. Be it a new mobile health application, a new medical device or a disruptive diagnostic procedure, all these are set to transform the way…

View the world through ‘Smart Contact Lenses’

Tech giant Google is partnering with Novartis to manufacture contact lenses that will help to manage diabetes in a more efficient manner. This offers potential to transform eye care and enable Novartis to compete in a global blood-sugar tracking market that is expected…