Daily Archives: November 27, 2019

One millionth procedure carried out on Philips Azurion advanced image-guided therapy platform

November 27, 2019 Industry-leading platform combines clinical excellence and workflow innovation, helping clinicians and hospitals to deliver outstanding patient care Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced the one millionth procedure on its flagship Azurion image-guided therapy platform. Since its introduction in February 2017, […]

Philips announces WE-TRUST multicenter clinical trial to assess impact of ‘Direct to Angio Suite’ workflow on stroke patient outcomes

November 27, 2019 Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced a major clinical trial to assess the impact of a ‘Direct to Angio Suite’ workflow on stroke patient outcomes. The study will assess whether with Philips’ advanced image-guided therapy platform it is possible to […]

Certifer Confirms Virgin Hyperloop One Technology is Ready for Independent Third-Party Safety Assessment

Certifer, as the independent safety assessor, is working with Virgin Hyperloop One to move the first-of-its-kind certification process forward VALENCIENNES, France, Nov. 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Certifer announced they are working with Virgin Hyperloop One (VHO) to meet their goal of surpassing the safety of all existing transport systems. Certifer has followed VHO’s […]

New global survey shows misperceptions about lung cancer among the general public

Survey also highlights that people believe that prognoses for the disease is dire, and there is a demand for change in the detection of lung cancer LONDON, Nov. 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Only one in five people (22%) disagree with the statement “generally, patients with lung cancer have caused their illness through their lifestyle […]

Group Says 92,500 Civilians Displaced by Fighting in Myanmar’s Rakhine State

More than 92,500 civilians have been displaced by armed conflict in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, where hostilities between Myanmar forces and the rebel Arakan Army have raged for a year, according to a tally issued Wednesday by a nonprofit organization tha…