Wednesday, 13 November 2019

Digital Health News

  • Enhancing healthcare efficiency through IT

    Digital Health |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Nov, 2014

    Healthcare organizations today are pursuing a wide range of health IT initiatives in the hopes of reducing costs, improving efficiencies and, most importantly, enhancing patient care. While...Read more

  • Robo Brain: a new computing platform for Robotics

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Two Indian-origin researchers at Cornell University have developed a computational system known as 'Robo Brain.' "Robo Brain is a large-scale computational system that learns fr...Read more

  • APAC medical tourism to touch $20.47 bn by 2019: Report

    Digital Health |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Oct, 2015

    Singapore: According to a new analysis from Frost & Sullivan, Asia-Pacific medical tourism earned revenues of $9.62 billion in 2014 and is estimated to grow at a compound annual growth ...Read more

  • Smart healthcare 2014: Innovations in healthcare

    Digital Health |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Nov, 2014

    Singapore: Technological innovations are getting competitive, creating a dynamic change in the healthcare delivery structure, disease management, and cost reduction. The applications are g...Read more

  • Digital healthcare ushers in a new era of cognitive testing

    Digital Health |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2013

    As per the estimates, currently, there are more than 36 million people living with dementia worldwide. Further, it is estimated that between 2010 and 2050, the average increase in dementi...Read more

  • An App to fight dengue using Google Maps

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: As mobile innovation and Dengue attacks across the world grow, researchers at the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore thought of devising a unique method to curb ...Read more

  • Italian, Japanese robot firms sign healthcare deal

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Italy-headquartered Health Robotics has signed two long-term contract extensions of its exclusive partnership with Tosho, a Japanese company, for the development of some robotic ...Read more

  • Apple aims to redefine health, launches SmartWatch

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Venturing into the wearables market, global technology giant, Apple launched the Apple Watch, alongside the large-screen iPhone6 and the Apple Money service. The Smartwatch is sa...Read more

  • Philips, Accenture use Google Glass in surgery

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Oct, 2013

    Singapore: Royal Philips and Accenture have announced the creation of a proof-of-concept demonstration that uses a Google Glass head-mounted display for researching ways to improve the effe...Read more

  • iSirona signs reseller deal with myHealth Sentinel

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Panama-based iSirona, a provider of simplified solutions for medical device integration, has formed a strategic reseller agreement with Singapore-based myHealth Sentinel (mHS). m...Read more

  • e-healthcare business to boost healthcare sector'

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: e-healthcare in India will have a major share in the overall healthcare market, believe industry experts. "Currently the overall healthcare market in India is about $150 billion...Read more

  • Healthcare through satellite communications

    Digital Health |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Dec, 2014

    Singapore: Millions of people in Southeast Asia today lack access to affordable, quality healthcare. According to Rural Poverty, four billion people in Asia are scattered throughout rural ...Read more

  • Covidien acquires Reverse Medical Corporation

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: Covidien, a medical device manufacturing company announced that it has acquired Reverse Medical Corporation, a privately held California-based medical device company focused on e...Read more

  • Designing wearables for healthcare

    Digital Health |  Influencers | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Dec, 2014

    Singapore: The healthcare industry is looking for new ways to manage resources as the demand for beds grows in tandem with ageing populations across Asia. Today's talk of the town is the we...Read more

  • Its splitsville for 123-year-old Philips!

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 25 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: This dramatic split of Netherland-based Philips into two separate entities - HealthTech-Lifestyle business and Lighting business is expected to allow the company to focus more in...Read more

  • BlackBerry, NantHealth unveil patient management system

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jan, 2015

    Singapore: In collaboration with BlackBerry, a global leader in mobile communications, NantHealth recently unveiled the next generation, HBox, a portable medical device that captures and tr...Read more

  • Big data analysis to study parkinson's disease

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: Chip giant Intel has partnered with Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research and is working on a study that will pull patterns from data collected from patients' wearabl...Read more

  • Is it enough?

    Digital Health |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Sep, 2014

    There's no doubt that the healthcare industry is witnessing a tectonic shift. Digital health, which is the convergence of genetic and digital platform technologies, will become the new norm...Read more