Laser marking technology is “essential” to tracking reusable medical devices, engineers have developed a way to detect physiological signals coming from the skin, a robotic surgical developer raises £195m in funding, and a CE-marked app detects 95% of skin cancer.
While we typically think of a ‘brand’ as all the things that come to mind when you picture your favourite coffee, shoes, or cars, it can also be applied to us as people, and the impression we give off to others we meet or connect with.
Novo Nordisk is to launch a cut-price version of its insulin drug, a Slovakian biotech sees positive developments in its Alzheimer’s drug, the NHS looks at making statins available for pharmacists, and AZ’s cancer drug Imfinzi shows significant survival benefits.
The BMA warns a no-deal Brexit could worsen a winter healthcare crisis, NICE recommends a novel gene therapy for a rare inherited eye disorder, NHS nurses are to be given funding to help develop their careers, and NHS Digital pushes the pros of digital tools.
A review documents the rise of wearable medical devices, the Neurorehabilitation devices market is expected to expand with the prevalence of disorders, an accelerator backs two innovations with £150k, and the devices packaging industry is set to grow by $12.7 billion.
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PM Boris Johnson orders action to crack down on measles, a leaked document forecasts no-deal Brexit shortages, both AbbVie and Celgene receive approval from the FDA, and experts in digital health warn that AI may not be able to keep up with ‘real-world’ medical use.
According to those in the know it takes 21 days to form a new habit. Adding and/or changing behaviours requires repetition and practice, and these methods can also be applied to your work life performance – whether that’s being more punctual or setting yourself a target.
The average wait for GP appointments tips over the two-week mark for the first time, the UK government and DHSC is to invest £250 million in AI to deliver enhanced healthcare, and Ebola drugs show a ‘90% survival rate’ in a breakthrough trial.
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