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Monash—BiVACOR team to lead new frontier in artificial heart technology

21 June, 2021

Monash University and BiVACOR are leading a consortium of universities, hospitals and industry to develop and commercialise the world's first durable total artificial heart.


Partnership to bring latest life-saving technologies to Australian market

17 June, 2021

The partnership should ensure Australia's hospitals, aged-care and healthcare providers are efficiently equipped to deliver best-in-class care to patients.


Trauma care in 2032

15 June, 2021

The Jamieson Trauma Institute commissioned a team at QUT to visualise the future of trauma care in the film 'The Future Journey of a Trauma Patient'.


Critical batteries: unseen yet vital to smooth operations

14 June, 2021 by Jane Allman

Procell has developed a range of premium-quality batteries for use in critical industries such as health care.


Adelaide delivers remote surgical training to surgeons in Hokkaido

11 June, 2021

University of Adelaide experts have delivered remote sinus surgical training to surgeons in Japan.


Whiz and GERMii team up for sanitised facilities

01 June, 2021

With GERMii's UV-C technology integrated into the Whiz vacuum sweeper, facilities managers can take cleaning off their list, and focus their time on other areas.


Deploying robotics in the fight against antimicrobial resistance

18 May, 2021

Researchers are investigating the potential of robotics to modernise the way we monitor antimicrobial resistance (AMR).


Artificial super stool: a game changer for gut conditions

03 May, 2021

Collaborative research aims to create a new generation of microbial therapies that can replace donor-derived faecal microbiota transplantation.


Bionics Challenge to accelerate life-changing innovations

19 April, 2021

Bionics Queensland is inviting entries to the Bionics Challenge 2021, a Queensland-led competition designed to unleash life-changing bionic discoveries.


Advanced digital diagnostics feature at new Westmead facility

15 April, 2021

Westmead Health Precinct's Central Acute Services Building features cutting-edge, digital imaging-enabled operating theatres and expanded imaging services.


Can artificial intelligence help reduce the rate of bowel cancer?

30 March, 2021 by Andrew Currie, CEO of Cura Day Hospitals Group

It sounds like something out of a sci-fi movie. Computers scrubbing in on medical procedures? But the future is, in fact, now.


Virtual collaboration room provides immersive transplant training

19 March, 2021

The X2O Collaboration Room is an immersive virtual training environment for global clinical users of the life-saving Organ Care System technology.


Exoskeleton technology comes to Australia

15 March, 2021

Royal Rehab has entered into an agreement with United States robotic company Ekso Bionics to bring advanced exoskeleton technology to Australia.


Portable oxygen machine aiming to save one million lives

25 February, 2021

SentOx is a low-cost oxygen concentrator designed for treating COVID-19 patients in less-developed countries, such as Indonesia, India and South Africa.


UV Angel comes to Australia and New Zealand

18 February, 2021

Businesses and aged-care facilities in Australia and New Zealand will be able to operate with improved safety, following a collaboration between HPA and US company UV Angel.


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