Philips introduces integrated Interventional Hemodynamic System with Patient Monitor IntelliVue X3 to improve workflow and patient focus during image-guided procedures at ACC.21

May 14, 2021 Continuous monitoring provides informed, timely clinical decision making and comprehensive, gap-free patient records in the cath lab and beyond Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced the integration of its Interventional Hemodynamic System and market-leading portable Patient Monitor IntelliVue X3, providing […]

PRA Health Sciences pioneers connecting clinical trial patients with their real-world data with Synoma

Pharmaceutical, biotech and other research sponsors can now connect their clinical studies to longitudinal real-world data – speeding up drug development and aligning with the 21st Century Cures Act. RALEIGH, N.C., May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PRA Health Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRAH) announced today an innovative tokenization solution using Synoma®, PRA’s proprietary technology that […]

Align Technology Supports the United Kingdom’s General Dental Council (GDC) Statement on Direct-to-Consumer Orthodontics which Highlights Patient Safety Issues

Updated GDC Policy Statement Affirms Requirement and Importance of a Physical Examination for Orthodontic Treatment and for Patients to Know the Full Name of the Dental Professional Responsible for their Orthodontic Treatment BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom and TEMPE, Ariz., May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Align Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALGN), a leading global medical device company […]

Moon appoints prime minister, four other new Cabinet members

SEOUL, President Moon Jae-in appointed Kim Boo-kyum as new prime minister and four others to lead the science, commerce, labor and land ministries Friday.He conferred the certificates of appointment on Prime Minister Kim, Science Minister Lim Hye-sook...

BTS to make guest appearance on ‘Friends’ special

SEOUL, K-pop superstars BTS will make a guest appearance on a reunion special of the popular American sitcom "Friends" later this month, according to Billboard.The seven-piece act will join the original cast of the '90s comedy and other top stars in t...

Redeploying U.S. tactical nuclear weapons to S. Korea does little to deter N.K.: ex-White House official

SEOUL, Redeploying tactical nuclear weapons to South Korea does little to deter North Korea, a former White House official said Friday.Jon Wolfsthal, former White House senior director for arms control and nonproliferation, made the remark during an o...

BTS becomes first all-Asian act to front Rolling Stone in magazine’s history

SEOUL, K-pop sensation BTS is featured on the cover of the latest issue of U.S. popular culture magazine Rolling Stone."BTS appears on our June cover," the magazine tweeted Thursday (local time), posting an interview with the septet as the cover story...

Adoptive mother given life sentence for fatal child abuse

SEOUL, A woman who abused her adopted daughter to death was sentenced to life in prison Friday in a fatal child abuse case that shocked the country.The Seoul Southern District Court ruled that the woman, surnamed Jang, intentionally harmed her daughte...

S. Korea, U.S. to push for trilateral defense ministerial talks with Japan

SEOUL, South Korea and the United States have agreed to push for a trilateral defense ministerial meeting with Japan, the defense ministry said Friday.The three-way cooperation was one of the key agenda items for the 19th Korea-U.S. Integrated Defense...

Brokers in Optimus fund scam get prison sentences on fraud charges

SEOUL, Two brokers indicted on charges of fraud linked to a massive investment fund scam centered on Optimus Asset Management were given prison sentences by a court on Friday.The Seoul Central District Court sentenced one broker surnamed Shin, who for...