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Accelerated high-res genotyping improves donor matching

01 September, 2020

PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA has dramatically increased stem cell donor availability at faster speed and cheaper cost.

Miniature devices for future imaging

15 May, 2020

Researchers at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, have created tiny devices that could be developed into safe, high-resolution imaging technology.

Robots give surgeons superhuman stability and precision

07 May, 2020

Although they are not yet operating autonomously, robots are nevertheless commonly used in the operating theatre today.

How 3D printing can equip healthcare workers for the pandemic frontline

23 April, 2020

Konica Minolta Australia is working with partners and customers to 3D print essential items that are needed on the frontline of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Remote robotic surgery in our sights

21 April, 2020

Research presented at this year's International Stroke Conference reported success using a robotic system specifically adapted for neurovascular procedures.

Advantech AVAS-400 Series UHD Video Recorder

01 April, 2020

These devices are designed for surgery centres, operating rooms and training facilities that use 4K UHD cameras and display monitors for surgical operations, post-surgery reviews and research.

Future-ready solutions at MEDICAL FAIR ASIA

04 March, 2020

The three-day exhibition is set to showcase more than 12,000 healthcare products and innovations for the hospital, diagnostic, pharmaceutical, medical and rehabilitation sectors.

Robot-assisted microsurgery in The Netherlands

19 February, 2020

A team of plastic surgeons from Maastricht UMC + in The Netherlands has successfully carried out super microsurgical procedures with the help of robotic technology.

3D device prints skin for burn wounds

11 February, 2020

The device covers wounds with a uniform sheet of biomaterial, depositing 'bio ink' that can accelerate the healing process.

DYNACORD® Suture: Comparative maintenance of approximation force on a simulated repair

10 January, 2020 by Joseph A. Algeri, BS ME (Senior Engineer) and Dave B. Spenciner, PE, ScM, FASM (Research Fellow)*

The primary objective of this study is to evaluate the ability of suture to maintain an approximation force for DYNACORD Suture (DePuy Synthes Mitek Sports Medicine, Massachusetts) and FiberWire® suture (Arthrex, Florida) under both static and cyclic load conditions.

AIMed aims to transform Australian health care with AI

24 October, 2019

The AIMed series of global summits aims to bring together clinicians, hospital leaders and technology experts to kickstart a revolution in health care.

MIKO Drip IV Monitoring System

02 July, 2019

The MIKO IV monitoring system saves healthcare workers from having to regularly check how much fluid remains in a patient's IV.

App helps inexperienced perioperative nurses

04 February, 2019 by Laini Bennett

A stressful experience in an operating theatre inspired perioperative nurse Marrianne McGhee to build an app that helps inexperienced junior nurses.

Advantech 24″ PAX-324 Medical-Grade Monitor

01 February, 2019

Advantech's Medical-Grade PAX-324 monitor is designed to deliver medical images of optimal quality.

AQUAAIR oil-free air compressors

01 November, 2018

AQUAAIR oil-free air compressors are designed to provide a clean air supply for patients in operation rooms and medical practices, while offering secure availability and sustainably cost-effective production.

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