"The technology delivers powerful doses of precision-targeted radiation that acts as a surgeon's ‘scalpel'. This greatly reduces many of the risks associated with traditional cranial surgery."
9 May 2017
When the amendments to the Medicines and Related Substances Act become operational, there will be significant changes to the existing regulatory regime...
27 Mar 2017
The increased complexity and cost of medical devices means that maintenance and servicing of medical equipment places a large burden on the health system...
4 Nov 2016
DHL's 6th annual Regional Life Sciences & Healthcare conference saw over 125 healthcare professionals and logistics experts come together to discuss 'Delivering Healthcare to Africa'...
25 Oct 2016
A new wound care product, 1 Primary Wound Dressing (1PWD), reduces the time spent on wound care and the costs associated with these procedures...
20 Nov 2015
Speakers recently hosted at the Hospital Association of South Africa (HASA) conference held in Cape Town, indicated that new technologies...
2 Oct 2015
3M South Africa has launched several intravenous (IV) dressings specifically designed for paediatric patients requiring IV access in hospitals...
3 Aug 2015
Circ MedTech Ltd., developer and manufacturer of the PrePex male circumcision device have announced that it will offer the device at a reduced price for Sub-Saharan African VMMC priority countries...
28 May 2015
NEW YORK CITY, US: US health care giant Johnson & Johnson announced plans to collaborate with Google on surgical robotics...
31 Mar 2015
The 5th International Roundtable on China-Africa Health Collaboration last week in Beijing explored how Chinese and African resources and experiences can be leveraged for greater health development...
30 Mar 2015
A new report from Frost & Sullivan indicates that India, China and other emerging markets offer key prospects for interventional cardiac device manufacturers and current manufacturers must expand capabilities and capacity through strategic partnerships in order to fulfil demand.
3 Oct 2014
Philips has expanded its interventional oncology portfolio with EmboGuide to see, reach, and treat tumour lesions.
4 Jul 2014
A total of R53m of the R80m budget for equipment for the Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital was not spent in the 2013/14 financial year.
20 Jun 2014
The first intramedullary nail implant surgery in Africa, to lengthen a leg, was performed by orthopaedic surgeons Drs Franz Birkholtz and Phillip de Lange at the Walk-A-Mile Centre based at Netcare Unitas Hospital in Centurion.
31 May 2013
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