Philips completes cardiac installation in Russia
September 10, 2013 -- Royal Philips, parent company of Philips Healthcare, and the Russian Cardiology Research and Production Complex have partnered on a state-of-the-art hybrid operating room in Russia.
U.K.'s NICE updates head injury guideline
August 19, 2013 -- CT brain scans should be given within one hour for children and adults who have suffered a head injury and also begin to show particular signs that the injury may be serious or potentially life-threatening, according to a proposed new guideline from the U.K. National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).
MERS virus found in dromedary camels
August 9, 2013 -- Researchers have found signs of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in dromedary camels, according to a report in Lancet Infectious Diseases.
Air pollution tied to lung cancer, heart disease
July 10, 2013 -- Air pollution, even at relatively modest levels seen in some cities, is significantly related to hospitalization for heart disease and the development of lung cancer, according to a pair of studies released today in Lancet and Lancet Oncology.