Apps valuable tools for skin cancer self-monitoring, say dermatologists -

Apps valuable tools for skin cancer self-monitoring, say dermatologists

Apps valuable tools for skin cancer self-monitoring say, dermatologists. Apps that allow patients to keep photographic records of their skin and track changes over time are viewed by dermatologists as important tools for self-monitoring for skin cancer, according to new findings. The Skin Health Alliance 2019 Dermatologists Survey found that 93% of 245 dermatologists said[…]

Power of 5G technology in healthcare demonstrated in Birmingham -

Power of 5G technology in healthcare demonstrated in Birmingham

5G technology power in healthcare demonstrated in Birmingham. University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) and BT have demonstrated scenarios where 5G technology could provide solutions for the healthcare sector. The demonstration, held at the Medical Devices Testing and Evaluation Centre (MD-TEC) at UHB, included a showcase of a concept of a 5G connected ambulance,[…]

UK healthcare investment lower than other EU countries - The Mandatory Training Group UK -

UK healthcare investment lower than other EU countries

UK healthcare investment lower than other EU countries. © iStock/JOHNGOMEZPIX The UK is investing significantly less in healthcare capital than other EU countries according to new analysis from the Health Foundation. The analysis shows that UK healthcare investment in capital – including buildings, equipment and IT – is much lower than other EU countries, meaning the total[…]

The potential effects for life sciences of an AI patent application -

The potential effects for life sciences of an AI patent application

The potential effects for life sciences of an AI patent application. After news emerged that a multi-disciplinary team led by the University of Surrey successfully filed the first ever AI patent applications for inventions autonomously created by AI without a human inventor, Ian Bolland caught up with team leader Professor Ryan Abbott about the potential knock-on effect[…]

How medical technology is making a big difference for your health

How medical technology is making a big difference for your health. The ability to connect with a physician online can make it easier to get diagnosed quickly, making the process more efficient for everyone involved. – stock.adobe.com Technology is an integral part of daily life, from constant entertainment at the fingertips to the ability to communicate[…]

Health Care Tech ETF Debuts -

Health Care Tech ETF Debuts

Health Care Tech ETF Debuts. ROBO Global, the index provider behind the first robotics ETF, is providing the underlying benchmark for another ETF managed by Exchange Traded Concepts. The ROBO Global Healthcare Technology and Innovation ETF (HTEC) takes a forward-looking perspective on the health care tech. HTEC comes with an expense ratio of 0.68% after a fee[…]

GLOBAL HEALTH ACCELERATOR RETURNS TO UK

Global health accelerator returns to UK

Global health accelerator returns to UK. The Landing, MediaCityUK A global health accelerator has announced plans to return to the UK to search for up to 15 fast-growth start-ups and scale-ups within the health and medical sectors. The GM Future of Health Challenge accelerator – run by tech investment and accelerator specialists UP Ventures delivered[…]

Cambridge brains bid to revolutionise UK healthcare by maximising AI technology

Cambridge brains bid to revolutionise UK healthcare by maximising AI technology. A powerful group of Cambridge influencers have joined forces in a bid to revolutionise healthcare in the UK by leveraging the cluster’s expertise in Artificial Intelligence technology. MedTechBOOST has been launched by Central Working, Eastern AHSN and Studio Zao along with Cambridge University’s Judge[…]