Inspiring Innovation in the Spotlight at Arab Health 2019
Arab Health 2019’s Innovation Hub, located in the central Plaza Hall, allows you to discover the latest technology advancements shaping the future of healthcare.
Diagnosing and Treating Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults
Any adult who does not require insulin and who is positive for at least one diabetes-associated autoantibody, regardless of number, could be diagnosed as having LADA.
Partner for Innovation and Networking in Pharma
Cara Turner, Brand Director, CPhI Middle East & Africa, discusses the impact innovation is driving in the healthcare arena, especially tech that is transforming the pharma industry.
3D Breast Imaging: Improving Accuracy in Daily Practice
Dr. Nehad Kazim Albastaki, Specialist Breast Radiologist, Head of Breast Imaging, Mediclinic, Abu Dhabi, describes how impactful 3D imaging has become to breast cancer screening.
Acute Cholecystectomy: Better than the Alternatives
Acute gallstone disease remains one of the most common general surgical emergencies worldwide. As such, the condition requires the utilisation of considerable surgical resource.
Developing a Continuum of Care: A Necessity for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Treatment
A lack of well-trained providers across the continuum who understand evidence-based practices limits mental health services for children and adolescents in need.
“Innovation Delivers Healthcare Right in Patients Homes”
Paolo Rotelli, President of Italy’s Gruppo Ospedaliero San Donato (GSD), one of Italy’s largest private hospital groups, believes that innovation is completely changing the way healthcare is delivered.
Ascom Showcases New Integrated Communication Solution at Arab Health
Ascom, a global solutions provider focused on healthcare Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and mobile work flow solutions, is closing digital information gaps across points of care in a healthcare setting.
Novaerus Presents the Future of Infection Control with Defend 1050
Novaerus, a leading Irish firm that specializes in the most effective technology for air dis-infection, showcased its latest product, Novaerus Defend 1050 (NV 1050), at Arab Health.
Diabetes Aetiology in The Middle East: Beyond Our Lifestyles
Long considered as a disease of Western countries T2D is spread to every corner of the world, with more people with diabetes residing in the “emerging” economies than in the industrialised nations.
Leading the Way: Leader Healthcare Celebrates 10th Anniversary
Sukhdeep Sachdev, Global CEO, Leader Healthcare, says that the company sources latest equipment and brings it to the doorsteps of the surgeons and convinces them to try and adopt these in their practice.
“Learn About Living from the Dead” with von Hagens
One of the most intriguing displays at the show was Von Hagens Plastination that offers one-of-a-kind, real human specimens, preserved through the method of plastination, exclusively for medical teaching, anatomy labs, and presentation.
Screening for Breast Cancer: Challenging but Beneficial
Screening for Breast Cancer works but it requires a solid infrastructure consisting of education, monitoring auditing and continuous adjustment.
The Role of Epilepsy Surgery and Neuromodulation in Treating Refractory Epilepsy
With a worldwide prevalence of epilepsy of about 1 per cent, drug-resistant epilepsy poses a challenge in the neurosciences clinic. In fact, about 35 per cent of patients with epilepsy will continue to have seizures, despite treatment with multiple seizure medications.
Leveraging Tech to Enhance Patient Experience
Honeywell has a long history in the Middle East, where it has leveraged advanced software solutions and Internet of Things (IoT) technology to deliver ‘Connected Hospital,’ ‘Connected Clinician,’ and ‘Connected Patient’ initiatives.
Revolutionising Blood Cancer Treatment with CAR T-cell Therapy
Whilst many types of ACT in development show great promise, it is the CAR T-cell therapy has advanced the furthest, says Professor Stephen Mackinnon, from HCA Healthcare UK.
Insight into Total Intravenous Anaesthesia
Total intravenous anaesthesia (TIVA) is a technique of general anaesthesia, which uses a combination of agents given exclusively by the intravenous route without the use of inhalation agents
Creating Smarter Data-Driven Systems
Cerner's Motion Health technology is a screening test that identifies early musculoskeletal problems and supports specialists to provide guidelines to improve joint health and reduce potential injury risks.
Do You Have a Culture of High Reliability?
Addressing patient safety challenges is a central component of the JCI survey. The JCI standards help HCOs improve on reducing infections, falls and ensuring safe surgery.
To Face the Future, Innovation is Key
Innovation is currently the only answer in town with longer life expectancy and the chronic disease burden getting larger, and technology around us forever expanding.
Impact of Prostatic Artery Embolization in the UAE
Prostate Artery Embolization (PAE) has emerged as a promising treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms secondary to benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH).
Measuring Impact of Technology in Healthcare Recruitment
The slow-moving pace of document verification for international healthcare and the impact this can have on the professional migrant community has been readily documented by the World Health Organisation.