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The Philips Foundation, CurArte Foundation and Hospital Vall d´Hebrón announce ‘Imatgina’, an advanced patient-centric initiative in paediatric radiology designed to enhance children’s test experience
Oct 06, 2016 - The Philips Foundation, CurArte Foundation and Hospital Vall d´Hebrón today announced ‘Imatgina’, an advanced patient-centric initiative in paediatric radiology that aims to improve the experience children have during diagnostic imaging tests.
Philips announces global partnership with World Heart Federation, furthering its commitment to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease
Sep 29, 2016 - Amsterdam, the Netherlands – In celebration of World Heart Day today, Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a leading health technology company, announced a new partnership with the World Heart Federation (WHF) to help people better manage their heart health. Aligned with the WHF’s ‘power your life’ campaign, Philips aims to encourage people to take personal responsibility for leading heart-healthy lives and raise awareness about cardiovascular disease (CVD).
IBA and Philips step up collaboration in adaptive proton therapy planning to advance personalized cancer care
Sep 25, 2016 - Building on their collaborative achievements since 2014 to provide advanced diagnostic and therapeutic oncology solutions, IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.), the world’s leading provider of proton therapy solutions, and Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG AEX: PHIA), a leader in health technology, today announced that they are stepping up their combined efforts in adaptive proton therapy planning.
Philips, Macquarie University and Emory Healthcare partner to launch Australia’s first remote intensive care monitoring program
Sep 23, 2016 - Royal Philips, Macquarie University’s MQ Health and US-based Emory Healthcare, today announced the launch of Australia’s first - and only - remote Intensive Care Unit (eICU) monitoring program, to improve the outcomes of high risk patients in most need of ‘round-the-clock’ observation.
Philips celebrates 20th anniversary of its first AED designed for public access with campaign to raise awareness of sudden cardiac arrest
Sep 22, 2016 - Royal Philips today announced the 20th anniversary and 1.5 millionth sale of its HeartStart line of automated external defibrillators (AEDs), the first AED designed for the layperson.
IBA and Philips launch new patient-centric Ambient Experience solution for IBA’s proton therapy system
Sep 22, 2016 - IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) and Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) today announced the launch of a dedicated patient-centric Ambient Experience solution for the proton therapy gantry of IBA’s Proteus®PLUS proton therapy solution, making the Philips solution now available for both Proteus®ONE* and Proteus®PLUS*.
Installation initiated for Elekta’s high-field MR-adaptive linear accelerator at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical Cancer Center
Sep 20, 2016 - Elekta, its MRI technology partner Royal Philips and the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Network recently began installation of an investigational high-field MR-adaptive linear accelerator (MR-linac) system at the Froedtert & MCW Clinical Cancer Center at Froedtert Hospital, eastern Wisconsin’s only academic medical center.
Philips introduces next generation interventional oncology solution OncoSuite for advanced tumor analysis and therapy in Europe
Sep 09, 2016 - Royal Philips today announced that it will unveil its latest innovation in interventional oncology at the 2016 Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe annual meeting (CIRSE 2016), which will be held in Barcelona (Spain) from September 10 until 14.