We use cookies to understand how you use our site and to improve your experience. This includes personalizing content and advertising. To learn more, click here. By continuing to use our site, you accept our use of cookies. Cookie Policy.
Features Partner Sites Information LinkXpress
Sign In
Advertise with Us
Ampronix,  Inc

Events

02 Oct 2018 - 03 Oct 2018
05 Oct 2018 - 06 Oct 2018

Business

Image: Research suggests that medical device organizations need to align with the business landscapes of targeted countries in order to achieve commercial success (Photo courtesy of iBS).

Study Examines How Medical Device Industry Can Increase Success

An aging global population, growing health awareness, and rising income levels in most emerging markets are driving the need and opportunity for high-quality medical device solutions in these regions. However, in order to capture market share in growth regions such as Asia-Pacific (APAC) and Latin America (LATAM), medical device organizations need to align their emerging-market strategies and business models in line with the regulatory and business landscapes prevailing in the target countries and markets. More...
18 Sep 2018
Image: The use of surgical robots continues to grow, with the market expected to reach almost 17 billion by 2023 (Photo courtesy of Getty Images).

Global Medical Robots Market to Reach USD 16 Billion by 2023

The global medical robots market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 21.0% from an estimated USD 6.46 billion in 2018 to USD 16.74 billion by 2023, driven by technological advancements, advantages of robot-assisted training in rehabilitation therapy, increased funding for medical robot research, and IPOs issued by medical robot companies. However, safety concerns over robotic surgery devices are expected to limit the market growth to some extent. Recent studies have found a number of technical difficulties and complications experienced while performing procedures using robotic systems. According to the FDA, from 2000 to 2013, surgical robots have been linked to over 144 deaths, over 1,391 injuries, and 8,061 device malfunctions. More...
10 Aug 2018
Image: The AI system is designed as a navigational tool for operating rooms and surgery centers (Photo courtesy of Digital Surgery).

Surgeons Demonstrate Efficacy of First Real-Time AI System

Digital Surgery, a health tech company founded by surgeons for surgeons and healthcare professionals, has developed and successfully demonstrated the world’s first real-time, dynamic artificial intelligence (AI) system designed for the operating room (OR). More...
24 Jul 2018
Image: The global ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs) market is estimated to reach USD 97 billion by 2024 (Photo courtesy of iStock).

Global Ambulatory Surgical Centers Market to Reach USD 97 Billion by 2024

The global ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs) market is estimated to have been valued at USD 77.1 billion in 2017 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3.5% to reach USD 97.3 billion by 2024, driven mainly by the growing number of surgeries performed in ASCs and increasing accidental cases. Some key advantages of using ASCs such as the personal attention received by patients and lack of exposure to a wide range of infections will also aid the market growth over the coming years. More...
19 Jul 2018
Image: The global surgical tables and lights market is projected to surpass USD 1.8 billion by 2026 (Photo courtesy of Trumpf Medical).

Global Surgical Tables and Lights Market to Surpass USD 1.8 Billion by 2026

The global surgical tables and lights market was valued at more than USD 1.30 billion in 2017 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 3.0% over 2018 to 2026 to surpass USD 1.80 billion by 2026. The demand for surgical tables and lights during the forecast period is likely to be driven by developing health care infrastructure in the emerging countries and the introduction of technologically-advanced surgical tables and lights by the market players. However, constant evolution in the surgical tables and lights segment, with the introduction of new features and designs has led to high prices of these products, thereby acting as a major restraint to the market growth. More...
12 Jul 2018
Image: An AI health monitoring solution aims to reduce the time spent in hospitals and healthcare centers by Canadians affected by chronic illnesses (Photo courtesy of iStock).

New AI Software Could Reduce Patient Time at Hospitals

Canadian researchers have developed an innovative "virtual assistant" — an Artificial Intelligence (AI) health monitoring solution for an existing secure health monitoring platform — to help patients, their healthcare providers, and caregivers remotely manage chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, and heart failure. The virtual assistant, developed by the National Research Council of Canada and Greybox Solutions Inc. aims to reduce the considerable time spent in hospitals and healthcare centers by millions of Canadians affected by chronic illnesses. More...
05 Jul 2018
Image: The new AI tool uses a combination of cutting-edge technology and medical expertise to deliver around-the-clock access to digital health tools (Photo courtesy of Babylon Health).

AI Tool Provides Health Advice On Par with Clinicians

A series of tests carried out on an artificial intelligence (AI) tool has demonstrated its ability to provide heath advice, which is on par with practicing clinicians. The AI tool has been developed by Babylon Health, which uses a combination of cutting-edge technology and the best available medical expertise to deliver 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week access to digital health tools (including health assessment, triage and health tools), to people across the world. More...
04 Jul 2018


HospiMedica Industry News channel updates the reader on mergers and takeovers, on cooperative agreements and on trends in the healthcare industry worldwide.
Copyright © 2000-2018 Globetech Media. All rights reserved.