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MEDICA 2019: Mobile, smart, fit!

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Sports medicine has gone through many changes with new smart technologies and innovations in orthopedics. Today not only professional athletes use wearables on a daily basis, but the everyday person likes to bring their smart watch along, too. You can find out what kind of gadgets are out and about now in our Trend Topic "Mobile, smart, fit!".

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Image: 18 to 21 November 2019, MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine in Düsseldorf


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Topic of the Month: START-UP PARK: Telemedicine
Interview: Sports Hub project
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MEDICA MEDICINE + SPORTS CONFERENCE (MMSC) will take place for the 7th time as part of MEDICA from 20 to 21 November 2019 in Düsseldorf. The conference brings together internationally renowned sports physicians, sports scientists, visionaries, physiotherapists, sports technologies and experts for an interdisciplinary dialogue on innovative approaches in prevention, regeneration and rehabilitation in top-class sports and health sports.
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Telemedicine: easy breathing with AI for respiratory tract

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Pneumonia, COPD or cystic fibrosis – people with such lung diseases have to consult their doctor regularly. Little children have to undergo certain measurements by the doctor, too. In order to save people`s need to visit a doctor, telemedicine offers many ways to do examinations at home.
Telemedicine: easy breathing with AI for respiratory tract
Learn more about the MEDICA-START-UP PARK 2019 in our Topic of the Month
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Matchmaking at MEDICA 2019


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We bring exhibitors and visitors together – with the Messe Düsseldorf Matchmaking tool!
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Wearable: Kirigami inspires new method for sensors

Research & Technology, Information and Communication Technology

As wearable sensors become more prevalent, the need for a material resistant to damage from the stress and strains of the human body's natural movement becomes ever more crucial. To that end, researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed a method of adopting kirigami architectures to help materials become more strain tolerant and more adaptable to movement.
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App: reminds heart patients to take their pills

Research & Technology, Information and Communication Technology

Heart patients using a smartphone app reminder are more likely to take their medication than those who receive written instructions, according to a study. "We hypothesised that the app would increase adherence by 30 percent, but the impact was even greater," said study author Dr Cristian M. Garmendia, of the Cardiovascular Institute of Buenos Aires.
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Sports medicine: for people with and beyond cancer

Physiotherapy, Orthopedy Technology, Research & Technology

It's well known that exercise is good for preventing and treating many forms of heart disease, but less commonly known are the benefits of physical activity for people living with and beyond cancer.
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Defining the Future of Digital Health

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The MEDICA HEALTH IT FORUM in hall 13, stand E82, is your platform for innovations. In top-class expert panels and deep dive sessions, first-rate speakers and protagonists of the scene will reflect on the late-breaking developments in the field of digital health solutions. To this end, you will find topic-related exhibits from universities and research institutions on the adjoining exhibition area, providing you with a comprehensive and tangible picture of the future of IT-based medicine.
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Sports Hub project changes sports medicine with big data and AI


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Professor Jarek Krajewski sat down for a MEDICA interview and delivered a detailed description of the Sports Hub project. It highlights how big data and AI transform the world of sports medicine. The project delivers new insights and provides a versatile database.
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Sports Hub project changes sports medicine with big data and AI
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Electromedicine, Medical Technology, Company News

Invest Northern Ireland Partner with ABHI at MEDICA 2019

Association Of British HealthTech Industries

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Invest Northern Ireland is delighted to be hosting a Northern Ireland stand on the ABHI UK Pavilion at MEDICA 2019; the largest healthcare exhibition in the world. Partnering with the UK’s...
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Information and Communication Technology, Company News

Macadamian Technologies Witnesses 300% Growth in Healthcare Revenues, Becoming an Established Software Development Partner of Choice in MedTech

Macadamian Technologies

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Macadamian Technologies celebrates its 22nd anniversary with 300% revenue growth in Healthcare over the past two consecutive years. Macadamian designs and develops custom digital and connected...
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Laboratory Equipment, Diagnostica, Company News

BioTeZ is starting to develop a new method for directly measuring the primary effect of drugs on their target molecule.

BioTeZ Berlin-Buch GmbH

BioTeZ starts the project for the development of a companion diagnostic procedure. The aim is to determine the optimal drug dose for each patient to reduce side effects, to achieve the Therapeutic...
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Information and Communication Technology, Company News

Firefly Expands Support to iOS and Android Platforms

Firefly Global

October 14th 2019 – Returning for their 7th year at MEDICA, Firefly is set to unveil its new line of HD wireless video otoscopes and wireless digital dermatoscopes to international markets at MEDICA.&#...
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Information and Communication Technology, Company News


Association Of British HealthTech Industries

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The world’s first ‘smart’ peak flow meter that connects to a smartphone and a software platform that turns exercise into video games are two of the cutting-edge technologies that will...
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