On July 5, Boston Scientific announced an agreement to acquire Cryterion Medical, a company developing a cryoablation platform to treat atrial fibrillation (AF).
25 July 2018
29 June 2018
Diabetes is one of the most pressing health concerns globally, with GlobalData estimating more than 185 million diagnosed prevalent cases of type 1 and type 2 diabetes around the world...
19 June 2018
Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common cancer occurring in men and the second most common cancer in women. In addition to inflicting devastating personal costs on patients, CRC...
15 June 2018
Pancreatic cancer is one of the most fatal cancers in the world, and its incidence and mortality rates are highest in developed countries.
5 June 2018
This year marks the 70 year anniversary of the UK’s National Health Service (NHS).
31 May 2018
The early and accurate diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in children is crucial. However, with ASD being behaviorally as opposed to biologically defined, early diagnosis can be challenging. The...
30 May 2018
The tariff war between China and the US is set to scale, and has no clear end in sight. Tariff wars hinder not only jobs but also entire industries, all...
22 May 2018
If popular culture has taught us anything about anaphylaxis, it is that rapid injection of epinephrine is necessary to reverse the catastrophic symptoms and survive the episode.
15 May 2018
As technology advances, global healthcare services are becoming increasingly digitised and connected to the internet, which allows for superior integration between services, devices, caregivers, and patients. This connectivity enhances the...
8 May 2018
Liver transplantation is the accepted treatment for end-stage-liver failure and is the last option for the patient.