The Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) in Qatar is intending to present advanced medical imaging technologies to its patients in order to improve its radiological services next year.
Dr Ahmed Omar, the chairman of the Radiology Department, stated that HMC will introduce PET scanning to assist physicians in more accurate diagnosis. Moreover, tesla MRI scanners will assure [...]
The Ras Al Khaimah, Gulf Pharmaceutical Industry (Julphar) and the German Engineering Group GEA-Diesel signed a Dh65 million contract to complete all activities in the final phase of the insulin project.
They signed the contract in the Headquarters of Julphar by Dr Ayman Sahli – Julphar’s General Manager and Heinz Waltersdorf – the Managing Director of [...]
The Dubai World Dermatology and Laser Conference and Exhibition (Dubai Derma) commenced its second day at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, whereas the second day conversed the updates on cosmetic dermatology, facial rejuvenation techniques, body contouring, lasers and case reports from local hospitals.
The conference topics touched upon Psychodermatology; Skin as a model of [...]
Health Minister Nayef Fayez on Wednesday defended a decision imposing fees on blood units, saying that the measure aims to cut ministry funds spent on foreign patients.
In a joint press conference with the ministers of finance and state for media affairs and communications yesterday, Fayez said over 700,000 non-Jordanians live in the country and enjoy [...]
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When Key West, FL physician, Dr. Elias Gerth, M.D., became dissatisfied with the local radiology services available to the Key West community, he went to his friend, businessman Bob Dias, to discuss ideas on how to address this situation. Bob got [...]
The Challenge: A leading pioneer in healthcare monitoring technologies partnered with Frost & Sullivan’s research and consulting teams to evaluate growth and expansion opportunities, including the identification of niche markets within the cardiac monitoring segment into which the company could expand. In addition, the client sought Frost & Sullivan’s assistance in assessing the size and [...]
Qatar will soon be a hub for medical research as the Sidra Medical Research Centre, Qatar University and CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics, set up a Cyclotron Research Centre next year with the primary focus of producing radioactive isotopes necessary for a PET scanning centre planned for Sidra.
PET or Positron Emission Tomography scan [...]