former Propeller Health CEO to advise the board of Aevice Health
Singapore-based medical company Aevice Health has appointed David Van Sickle, former CEO of mobile respiratory healthcare company Propeller Health, as its strategic board advisor.
According to a media release, Van Sickle, who has more than 15 years of experience in digital health, will assist Aevice Health’s team in developing the US commercialization strategy. He will also support the company’s efforts in building clinical evidence for its remote monitoring solutions.
“David’s experience and expertise will be instrumental in helping Aevice Health excel in the US market and beyond. He has brought Propeller Health to global scale and revolutionized the way disease is managed. Asthma and COPD I look forward to his guidance and trust that he will serve as CEO Adrian Ang said.
Surgical robot maker Brain Navi will enter the Middle East, Egypt market
Taiwanese surgical robot maker Brain Navi is set to enter the GCC region and Egypt through its latest distribution partnership with Medtreq Medical Equipment.
The deal involves the delivery of the NaoTrac surgical navigation robot, which combines machine vision and proprietary algorithms to perform robot-assisted surgery, simplifying surgical procedures with real-time imaging and minimally invasive results.
In addition to the Middle East and Egypt, the companies will also market the NaoTrac robot in Jordan, as well as in Southeast Asia, including the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore, through Medtreq’s Philippine branch.
Olympus introduces third generation Visera Elite surgical imaging platform
Olympus Corp., a Japanese manufacturer of precision optical and digital technology, has announced its latest surgical visualization platform for endoscopic procedures in a variety of medical fields.
The Visera Elite III offers multiple viewing modes, integrating the 3D and infrared imaging functionality from its predecessor Visera Elite II and the 4K imaging functionality from the VISERA 4K UHD system.
It comes with a focus adjustment mode during 4K surgical observation and an EDOF (Extended Depth of Field) function that enables precise endoscopic observation through continuous wide focus and continuous magnification. circuit. It also offers C-AF (Continuous Autofocus) capability that automatically adjusts focus to the movement of the camera head and endoscope. It also supports fluorescence-guided surgery and Narrowband Imaging, a unique viewing mode developed by Olympus to examine features such as small blood vessels in the mucosa and surface patterns.
Furthermore, this latest system allows users to set up custom departmental profiles for different medical industries.
Olympus now allows software upgrades to Visera Elite III to add new surgical imaging functions, without the need to replace the entire surgical imaging system to access the latest technology.
Visera Elite III will be available across Europe, EMEA, Asia, Oceania and Japan regions from September this year.
Andhra Pradesh’s NATCO Cancer Center adopts Dozee’s RPM solution
NATCO Cancer Center, the leading cancer hospital in Andhra Pradesh, India, has begun installing a contactless remote patient monitoring solution from Dozee.
The connected bed platform uses AI to monitor vital parameters such as heart rate, breathing rate, blood pressure, oxygen saturation, electrocardiogram and temperature. It also has an early warning system that helps staff identify signs of patient deterioration.
In adopting this solution, Dr. Durgaprasad, professor and head of the Department of Radiation Oncology at NATCO Guntur, said: “Cancer patients need continuous critical monitoring, timely critical care, and at the same time, critical care. very susceptible to associated infections.By adopting Dozee’s contactless patient tracking [solution]Nurses and doctors can prioritize critically ill patients by being alerted in time. “
The remote patient monitoring solution is being offered through Dozee’s MillionICU initiative, which seeks to convert one million hospital beds into smart connected beds.