Bionics innovations are changing the lives of people around the world who live with complex disabilities, chronic diseases and previously untreatable health conditions.
Gene and cell therapy are two emerging technologies offering new hope to patients with diseases where no treatments have been available in the past.
Delays in the diagnosis and treatment of illnesses during COVID-19 may lead to a rise in preventable deaths in Australia, warns Alison Verhoeven, CE of AHHA.
Research presented at the American Chemical Society Fall 2020 Virtual Meeting & Expo has examined the presence of micro- and nanoplastics in human organs and tissues.
An international team of researchers has warned that evidence does not support the continued use of existing point-of-care tests for COVID-19.
Dr Chris Perry discusses AMAQ's issues with task substitution — highlighting concerns for patient safety.
Clinical trials have never been more critical as the world faces one of the most significant health crises in recent memory.
Emerging evidence suggests that COVID-19 may trigger the onset of diabetes in healthy people and cause complications in pre-existing cases.
An AI tool developed by New York University could predict which COVID-19 patients will go on to contract acute respiratory distress syndrome, before any severe symptoms emerge.
A Chinese study of more than 1000 patients has found that chest CT outperformed lab testing in the diagnosis of COVID-19.
Many families spend years looking for a cause to the symptoms of a rare disease. A diagnosis gives families an answer and the ability to find support.
Professor Brendan Crabb received the 2019 GSK Award for Research Excellence for his research on malaria.
A list of up-and-coming technologies has been unveiled by the Cleveland Clinic, selected by a panel of Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists.
Researchers have discovered how medications for Parkinson's disease cause some patients to develop addictive behaviours such as problem gambling, binge eating, hypersexuality and excessive shopping.
Tuberculosis (TB) can now be identified in less than an hour thanks to a new blood test.