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Alleviate MRI fears

Dear Sir or Madam,

MRI machines – cramped, noisy, just scary. That’s how many children notice it. Now, a special appointed room can take fears with the help of video projections. By seeing flowers or the sky children can be calmed and dream while scanned. Read more in our current interview.

Have a nice week!

Nicole Kaufmann
Editorial team MEDICA-tradefair.com

P.S.: Another important topic – microbes at hospitals: A quick identification is necessary for specific personal treatment of patients and to decrease dissemination. A Total Lab Automation can help and make a difference. For more information, watch our current video.



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Total Lab Automation – Screening and microbiological diagnosis as fast as never

Video

Photo: Preview picture of video "Total Lab Automation"
It can identify dangerous germs quickly and safely. The new Total Lab Automation at the University Hospital Heidelberg makes it possible.
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Total Lab Automation
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Research & Technology

Drinking green tea to prevent artery explosion

According to new research, green tea could prevent a deadly condition in the body's main artery. A Kyoto University team has found that abdominal aortic aneurysm - a condition in which the main artery becomes overstretched and bloated - developed less frequently in rats that drank green tea polyphenol, a major component of green tea.
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Research & Technology

Nanofiber scaffolds show new behaviour of stem and cancer cells

A discovery in the field of biomaterials may open new frontiers in stem and cancer cell manipulation and associated advanced therapy development. Novel scaffolds are shown enabling cells to behave in a different but controlled way in vitro due to the presence of aligned, self-assembled ceramic nanofibers of an ultra-high anisotropy ratio augmented into graphene shells.
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Research & Technology

New immunotherapy to fight bacteria

An estimated 23,000 people in the U.S. die each year of antibiotic resistant bacterial infections, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). A UK government-commissioned review reports that such infections take 700,000 lives per year globally.
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MRI scan: Video projections help children overcome their fear

Interview

Image: Child in MRI, male nurse next to him. Room is illuminated with flowers; Copyright: Klinikum Dortmund/Dr. Lindel
A beautiful field of flowers, a trip to the beach or a visit to the zoo. Children can experience all of these at the Clinical Center Dortmund in a 270- degree projection on the wall. The Center created a space that is designed to help its little patients overcome their fear of MRI scans.
Read more in the interview:
MRI scan for children
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Public Health & Associations

Olympic stomach upsets – leaky gut symdrome?

A number of competitors at the Rio Olympics have reported stomach problems. Team GB officials have denied that athletes have fallen victim to food poisoning at the Olympic athletes' village in Rio, despite a number complaining of upset stomachs.
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Blue versus Green Hospital: Economical in all departments

Topic of the Month

Image: blue stehoscope next to a glass globe on blue keyboard; Copyright: panthermedia.net/Neirfys
Hospitals seldom operate economically and sustainably - old building structures and the intricate logistics operations involving expensive patient care are costly. To get out of the red, hospitals need to become more efficient in all areas. One way to achieve this goal leads through the Blue Hospital Concept.
Read more in our Topic of the Month:
Blue versus Green Hospital
Medical industry worldwide – The sustainable hospital
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Company News

The heart of the medical industry

Accutronics an Ultralife Company

Professional battery manufacturer Accutronics will be exhibiting its extensive range of medical batteries and chargers at this year’s Compamed trade show. The company will also be showcasing a range...
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Company News

Brunswick Corporation Acquires Cybex International, Solidifying Life Fitness's Segment Leadership NYSE:BC

SCIFIT

January 20, 2016 17:01 ET | Source: Brunswick Corp Acquisition is an important component of plan to double Fitness segment revenue by 2020 Addition of premium brand provides broader product portfolio,...
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Company News

ZENIS Ⅲ, the new C-ARM software

Genoray Co., Ltd.

GENORAY invest a lot of time in R&D to provide you the better devices all the times. To follow our mission, GENORAY makes the invisible visible, we always think on the user’s side and improve the...
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