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19/10/2016When top decision-makers in the healthcare business meet in Düsseldorf again in the middle of November at the world's leading medical trade fair, MEDICA 2016, 5,000 exhibitors from around 70 countries will be presenting themselves once more as partners in unchanged enthusiastic innovation – offering tailored solutions for outpatient and clinical care.
28/09/2016How are people responding to this innovation? In her presentation entitled ‘x-Health’, Prof. Dr Britta Böckmann, Information Sciences and Medical Information Sciences at Dortmund's University of Applied Sciences, will be looking into how current developments in the health sector could be focused on people and their needs.
06/10/2016Digital healthcare solutions deliver progress. What sounds trite on the one hand deserves a more differentiated consideration on the other. On each day of the fair, the MEDICA CONNECTED HEALTHCARE FORUM – to be staged within the scope of MEDICA 2016 will be looking at what the networked future of healthcare will look like.
26/09/2016“Digitisation presents great opportunities for the healthcare sector in an increasingly ageing society in which a growing number people suffer from chronic illnesses. Digitisation can help diseases to be detected earlier, the duration of hospital stays to be reduced and people's mobility to be extended with the aid of tele-medicine, apps or care robots,” writes the German Medical Association.
31/08/2016The MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE is an established component within MEDICA in Düsseldorf, which – with 5,000 exhibitors from a good 70 countries – is the world's leading trade fair for the medical sector. The fourth edition of the conference with presentations by top experts will be exploring the future of sports medicine. What will it look like in 2030?
22/08/2016What medical breakthroughs will the future bring? Possibly one of the most exciting questions there is. Year by year, the annual conjunction of the world's leading medical trade fair, MEDICA, and COMPAMED, the top international industry platform for medical technology industry suppliers, takes us quite a bit closer to finding the answer.
25/07/2016Medical technology continues to be a fascinating growth market. There was a very strong phase, particularly at the beginning of the millennium, with enterprises achieving two-digit increases with regard to the sector-wide average over a period of several years in a row.
27/06/2016"New insights into the molecular processes of life enhance our understanding of health and disease. Individualised medicine seeks to put those insights to use for all: for tailored prevention, diagnosis and treatment," goes the Federal Ministry of Health and Research's description of individualised medicine, an approach commonly also known as personalised or personal medicine.
23/05/2016When top decision-makers in the healthcare business meet in Düsseldorf again in the middle of November at the world's leading medical trade fair, MEDICA 2016, (scheduled date: 14 – 17 November 2016), 5,000 exhibitors from around 70 countries will be presenting themselves once more as partners in unchanged enthusiastic innovation – offering tailored solutions for outpatient and clinical care.
05/04/2016Messe Düsseldorf bundles its worldwide competence in carrying out top events for the health industry. With immediate effect, one team under the “umbrella" of the world's largest medicine trade fair, MEDICA, will be driving forward both the global strategy and marketing measures for domestic trade fairs as well as those held abroad.