surgery for herniated discs in neck

Study suggests surgery for herniated discs in neck can be performed in outpatient setting

A new research study titled “A Comparison of Multilevel Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion Performed in an Inpatient versus Outpatient Setting” has proven that removal of multiple herniated or degenerated…

assistive technologies

MHRA to revise Guidance on Assistive Technology

The United Kingdom Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has revised its guidelines on assistive technologies and products which are designed to support disabled people with restricted mobility and…

Scientists create Octopus-inspired wearable sensor

Wearable electronics are gaining momentum in the health sector technology. The popular trend is increasing mainly because wearables can efficiently monitor a wide array of human activities, ranging from step…

Contract Research Organizations collaborating increasingly with foundations

Contract Research Organizations (CRO) are used increasingly by disease-focused foundations. Experts observe such foundations are hiring CROs in order to bridge the gap between development and discovery. CEO of German…

Brunei launches advance e-health system

Brunei launches advance e-health system

The Ministry of Health Brunei (MOHB) has developed ‘a one patient, one record’ system by establishing a partnership with DXC Technology. The new development is regarded as a first-of-its kind…

Adopting social listening in clinical trials

Adopting social listening in clinical trials

The implementation of social media in the field of biopharma has taken precedence in recent times. Social media not only allows emerging clinical-stage firms to effectively boost their visibility online,…

An Advanced Chip to Create Cartilage in Treatment of Osteoarthritis

The latest scientific study at the Politecnico di Milano Laboratory MiMic (Microfluidic and Biomimetic Microsystems) of the University Hospital of Basel has resulted in creating an advanced chip which can…

All Forms of Tobacco are Hazardous, says health experts

Experts have declared tobacco as a major health risk, irrespective of its form. Since all tobacco products consist of nicotine, it is a chemical which is increasingly responsible for addiction….

Scientists offer strategies for using extracellular vesicles as biomarkers

Diagnostics have seen a greater advancement in the current technology system. One of the most recent techniques includes using extracellular vesicles, used as biomarkers for a wide array of illnesses….

Application of mobile devices in healthcare

Application of mobile devices in healthcare

The use of mobile devices for a wide range of professional services has become increasingly common today. Mobile health, usually referred to as mHealth has enhanced medical services offered to…