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Image: Philips has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire Spectranetics, a provider of vascular intervention and lead management solutions (Photo courtesy of iStock).

Philips to Acquire Spectranetics Corporation

Royal Philips has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire the Spectranetics Corporation, a provider of vascular intervention and lead management solutions. More...
03 Jul 2017
Image: Stryker has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire NOVADAQ Technologies, a provider of fluorescence imaging solutions for minimally invasive and open surgeries (Photo courtesy of iStock).

Stryker Corporation to Acquire NOVADAQ

Stryker Corporation (Kalamazoo, MI, USA), a medical devices and equipment manufacturing firm, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire NOVADAQ Technologies Inc., (Mississauga, Canada), a provider of fluorescence imaging solutions for minimally invasive and open surgeries. More...
28 Jun 2017
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Image: Applications for VR in healthcare include surgery, pain management, and medical education, among many others as its appeal continues to grow (Photo courtesy of Touchstone Research).

Virtual Reality Finds Increasing Applications in Healthcare

The virtual reality (VR) in the U.S. healthcare market grew from USD 525 million in 2012 to an estimated USD 976 million in 2017, and the U.S. VR and augmented reality (AR) in healthcare market is expected to grow at roughly that level. These are the latest findings of Kalorama Information, an independent medical market research firm. More...
29 May 2017
Image: Royal Philips has signed an agreement to acquire Respiratory Technologies, which will serve to expand the product portfolio of Philips (Photo courtesy of iStock).

Philips Acquires Respiratory Technologies to Expand Product Portfolio

Royal Philips has signed an agreement to acquire Respiratory Technologies, Inc., which provides airway clearance solution for patients with chronic respiratory conditions, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and cystic fibrosis. The addition of RespirTech’s vest therapy solution and capabilities to Philips’ respiratory care portfolio will further strengthen Philips’ solutions to manage care in the hospital and at home. More...
29 May 2017
Image: Becton Dickinson has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire C. R. Bard (Photo courtesy of iStock).

Becton Dickinson Acquires C.R. Bard for USD 24 Billion

Global medical technology company Becton Dickinson has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire C. R. Bard, Inc., a manufacturer and marketer of medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, for a total consideration of USD 24 billion. More...
27 Apr 2017
Fluke Biomedical
Image: Siemens Healthineers has signed an agreement to acquire Medicalis to help expand its PHM portfolio (Photo courtesy of iStock).

Siemens Healthineers Acquires Medicalis to Expand PHM Portfolio

Siemens Healthineers has signed an agreement to acquire Medicalis Corporation with the aim of expanding its Population Health Management (PHM) portfolio. More...
26 Apr 2017
Image: Siemens Healthineers has partnered with Ebit to improve workflow efficiency in cardiology applications (Photo courtesy of iStock).

Siemens Healthineers Partners with Ebit to Improve Workflow Efficiency

Siemens Healthineers has partnered with Ebit Srl-Esaote Group, dedicated to healthcare IT, to resell Ebit’s Suitestensa cardiovascular information system (CVIS) as an option with all its cardiology systems throughout Germany. More...
25 Apr 2017


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