11/14/2016: Starting signal for MEDICA 2016!

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Welcome to the world's leading trade fair for medicine and medical technology!

5 forums, 5 conferences, more than 5.000 Exhibitors from more than 70 countries, 7 main product categories in 17 halls - all of this awaits you at MEDICA 2016. You can find our impressions from the first day of the fair at this page - as videos, photo galleries, articles and interviews.

Photo gallery: National pavilions at MEDICA - Together is better than alone

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Together is better than alone. This is also true for MEDICA, because there is a whole range of joint stands. India, Russia, France – there are national pavilions from all over the world, that present new products from the area of medical technology and inform the visitors. Learn in our photo gallery, what the exhibitors expect from MEDCIA and how important the trade fair is for them.

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Snapshots from the halls

Image: Visitors; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf/ctillmann
Large crowds formed promptly at 10 a.m. at opening of MEDICA and COMPAMED 2016. Here at the North Entrance.

Video Interview: Axilum Robots SAS

Transcranial magnetic stimulation - or TMS - is especially used in psychology and neurology. It is important here that the electrodes are always attached at the same spot. But this is very difficult to achieve manually. Axilum Robotics from France has found the solution to this problem.

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Video Interview: Mindray Biomedical Electronics

In prenatal diagnostics or in cardiology – ultrasound is essential in many areas. From pictures in 3D or in black and white, to a compact mobile ultrasound device.  Willy Luiten from Mindray explains to us, what possibilities are currently available.
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Video: The highlights of MEDICA 2016

The pace of medical progress has accelerated. The current trend themes of medical technology are certainly digitalization and robotics. MEDICA 2016 is therefore a suitable platform for presenting the latest products to a broad public.

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Industry News

Sony to showcase its smart end-to-end medical workflow innovations at MEDICA 2016
New workflow solutions for the Integrated OR support more efficient diagnosis, surgery and post-operative care in today’s networked hospital environment Düsseldorf (Hall 10, Stand H57), 8 November...
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MeriConnect makes surgical video and image handling simpler and more efficient
Video recordings in the operating room are becoming more common as non-invasive surgery and new medical technology are emerging. Additionally, hospitals need to pay more attention to the quality of...
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IMMS harnesses for point-of-care diagnostics
Test setup with live demonstration for personalized diagnostics of cancer in Hall 3/G60. Ilmenau, 15.11.2016. At the MEDICA 2016 IMMS is presenting its first approaches for the personalized...
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WT | Wearable Technologies Conference 2017 in Munich
On February 7-8, 2017 the WT | Wearable Technologies Conference will be hosted in Munich for the 11th time. The market is progressing and purchasing, sourcing and wholesale are becoming more and more...
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BM 77 Bluetooth®: Upper arm blood pressure monitor with XXL display
Upper arm blood pressure monitors provide reliability you would expect from the doctor’s. The BM 77 Bluetooth® also ensures maximum user comfort with its fully automated blood pressure and pulse...
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Advanced health management with the wrist blood pressure monitor BC 85
With the BC 85 extra-slim wrist blood pressure monitor, Beurer will be showcasing innovative networking between smartphones and the blood pressure monitor at MEDICA 2016. The values determined by the...
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Update of the Beurer HealthManager system
The latest update has further expanded the functions of the Beurer HealthManager and added new products. The HealthManager now enables comprehensive health monitoring of blood pressure, blood...
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Biohit Oyj unveils groundbreaking GastroPanel® quick test
Biohit Oyj Press Release November 14, 2016 at 9:30 am local time (EET) GastroPanel® quick test can be performed during a clinical appointment from a fingertip blood drop. The new test is an advanced...
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Beurer FM 150 leg compression therapy – a new lease of life for tired legs
After a long day, legs can often feel heavy. The Beurer FM 150 helps recovery by delivering a revitalising pressure massage that relieves muscle tension and promotes blood circulation. The FM 150 leg...
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Fall asleep better with the Beurer "SleepLine" range
A restful night's sleep is just as important for your health as a balanced diet and sufficient exercise. But many people are not aware that they are suffering from sleep problems. For some people,...
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Article: Heine Optotechnik

Image: Stand at MEDICA; Copyright: Heine Optotechnik
HEINE Optotechnik is a third-generation family business that produces hand-held and head-mounted primary diagnostic medical instruments for the sectors of general medicine, dermatology, anaesthesiology and ophthalmology. The international market leader has been presenting its new developments exclusively at MEDICA for decades.
Read the article about Heine Optotechnik here

Topic of the Month: MEDICA 2016

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What do telediabetology, active implants and infected devices have in common? All three of them are topics of lectures at MEDICA 2016. At MEDICA-tradefair.com, we already had a look at the three above items. Read more about this in our Topic of the Month.
Read our Topic of the Month November 2016 here

Video: World Forum for Medicine

The world's leading trade fair for the medical industry invites you to Düsseldorf from 14-17 November 2016. Welcome to MEDICA - Be part of it!

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Live from COMPAMED 2016

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There is a lot to see not only at MEDICA; but at COMPAMED, too. Get a glimpse here!
Be live with us at COMPAMED 2016!

MEDICA 2016: Tips & events

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Visitors of MEDICA 2016 can hear, see and experience a lot this year.
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