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CBRE named advisor for UAE’s first medical mall

January 16, 2018

CBRE, a global real estate consulting firm, has been appointed as the exclusive advisor for the UAE’s first high-rise medical mall at Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi.

The firm was selected to support with leasing and ongoing retail consultancy before and during the operation of Al Falah Healthcare’s project ‘The Medical Mall.’

A first-of-its-kind in the region to"... Continue Reading

MoH violations final report completed – Company sending patients to US receives commission

January 16, 2018

The fact finding committee formed by the former minister of health Dr Jamal Al- Harbi to respond to the report issued by the State Audit Bureau and the parliamentary questions concerning the contract signed by the ministry and the ATENA Company has completed its final report, reports Al-Qabas daily.

This report has been issued"... Continue Reading

Emirates Healthcare Launches New Al Reef Medical Center

January 14, 2018

Emirates Healthcare Launches New Al Reef Medical Center

Emirates Healthcare company, a leading global healthcare provider and a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi-based investment group, KBBO, announced the launch of Al Reef Medical Center, as part of its expansion plans in Ras Al Khaimah. The grand opening ceremony for the new facility took place at Al Reef Building, Nakheel, in Ras Al Khaimah on 11 January 2018.

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First Treatment for MERS Appears Safe in NIH Phase I Clinical Trial

January 11, 2018

First Treatment for MERS Appears Safe in NIH Phase I Clinical Trial

SAB Biotherapeutics, Inc. (SAB), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical development company, announced its anti-MERS immunotherapy (SAB-301) appears safe in a Phase I Clinical Trial. Results of the study, sponsored, funded and conducted by National Institutes of Health (NIH) were published today in The Lancet Infectious Diseases. Presently, there are no approved vaccines or treatments for Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS)–a newly discovered, contagious and sometimes fatal respiratory illness, caused by a virus known as MERS coronavirus (MERS-CoV). Since the first confirmed case in Saudi Arabia in 2012, the illness has spread to 27 countries and more than 2,000 people, with a fatality rate approaching 40%, according to the World Health Organization. “This is the first study to show the safety of a potential treatment for MERS,” said John...... Continue Reading

Ferring and the Chinese Academy of Sciences Collaborate to Advance Research in Reproductive Medicine

January 11, 2018

Ferring and the Chinese Academy of Sciences Collaborate to Advance Research in Reproductive Medicine

Ferring Pharmaceuticals and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) today announced a long-term collaboration to advance basic and translational research in reproductive medicine through the development of novel product candidates and therapeutic strategies.

As part of the agreement, a new jointly funded laboratory will be created"... Continue Reading

Parrish Medical Center Awarded Patient Safety Movement’s First 5-Star Hospital Ranking

January 11, 2018

Parrish Medical Center Awarded Patient Safety Movement’s First 5-Star Hospital Ranking

The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) today awarded Florida-based Parrish Medical Center with the first-ever Patient Safety Five-Star Hospital ranking for implementing all 13 Actionable Patient Safety Solutions (APSS) – evidence-based processes designed to help hospitals eliminate preventable deaths and improve patient care.

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Save Lives, Fish with President Carter and Patient Safety Movement Foundation

January 9, 2018

Save Lives, Fish with President Carter and Patient Safety Movement Foundation

(AETOS Wire) -- For the fourth year in a row, former President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalynn Carter are supporting the Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) and demonstrating their commitment to ZERO Preventable Deaths by 2020 (0X2020) by offering a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fly fish with the Carters in the Georgia Mountains.

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Synapse Biomedical Inc. Receives CE Approval for TransAeris, the First Medical Device Approved for the Treatment of Ventilator Induced Diaphragm Dysfunction (VIDD)

January 8, 2018

(AETOS Wire) -- Synapse Biomedical (www.synapsebiomedical.com), an innovator in neurostimulation and manufacturer of the NeuRx Diaphragm Pacing System®, announced today, the CE Mark approval for the TransAeris™ System. TransAeris is a temporary diaphragm stimulator, for use in intensive care unit (ICU) patients on mechanical ventilation (MV). While MV provides life sustaining respiration, side effects of prolonged MV include diaphragm atrophy and dysfunction, which is referred to as ventilator-induced diaphragm dysfunction (VIDD). A primary contributor to extending ICU ventilator weaning times, VIDD increases health care costs and greatly increases patient morbidity and mortality. Building on more than 25 years of diaphragm pacing research and practical experience with their respiratory assist device for Spinal Cord Injury & Lou Gehrig’s...... Continue Reading

GE, Roche Enter Partnership to Develop Integrated Digital Diagnostics Platform to Improve Oncology and Critical Care Treatment

January 8, 2018

GE, Roche Enter Partnership to Develop Integrated Digital Diagnostics Platform to Improve Oncology and Critical Care Treatment

(AETOS Wire) -- GE Healthcare has entered into a strategic, long-term partnership with Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) to jointly develop and co-market digital clinical decision support solutions. The partnership will initially focus on products that accelerate and improve individualized treatment options for cancer and critical care patients.

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Mid-Way-Home’ rehabilitation center helps drug addicts to kick habit

January 7, 2018

Mid-Way- Home’ is the name of the new rehabilitation center that was established by the government seven years ago to help drug addicts kick the habit, reports Al- Rai daily.

Over this short period of time, the center has made immense progress and some of the addicts the center has treated, have gone on to become doctors,"... Continue Reading

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