U.S.-GCC country collaborations to increase health system capacity
Healthcare providers and governments in the GCC have partnered with USCIPP member health systems to design and implement a variety of initiatives.
Harnessing transformation to invent for life
Mazen Altaruti, AVP Managing Director GCC at MSD, explains how R&D goes beyond simply investing in the invention of new medicines and requires significant investment in human capital.
Diabetic eye diseases make up 2 of the top 5 eye problems affecting UAE patients
People with diabetes are known to be more at risk of developing eye conditions, such as cataracts, glaucoma, or retinal vessel occlusion.
Dubai’s global appeal to medical tourists continues to rise
DHA’s DXH initiative has given a great boost to the city in international health tourism markets, with over 337,000 medical tourists visiting last year.
Digital templating technologies gold standard for orthopaedic care in UAE
Orthopaedic surgeons need dimensional data with precise measurements as surgery can have a significant knock-on effect on a patient’s mobility.
Specialised medical rehabilitation hospital opens in Abu Dhabi
A recent study conducted by Abu Dhabi's Department of Health reported that there are over 700,000 patients requiring outpatient rehabilitation services.
Prevention versus Treatment: An Imperative Need for Blue-Collar Workers
On World Labour Day, here’s a look at how preventative healthcare schemes can offer invaluable support to the UAE's approximately 5.5 million blue-collar workers.
Zulekha Hospital Dubai Tackles Heart Disease With Open Heart Cardiac Center
CTVS and CCABG will now be available at Zulekha Hospital Dubai with the recent inauguration of an Open Heart Cardiac Center.