HEALTHCARE

November 21, 2017

Indonesia to provide Libyan hospitals with medical staff: ambassador

Ambassador of Indonesia to Libya, Raudin Anwar, on Monday announced his country's willingness to provide Libyan hospitals with Indonesian medical staff.

Anwar made his remarks during a meeting with Libya's"...

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November 21, 2017

World Health Organization condemns attacks on health facilities and health workers in Sabha, Libya

WHO has received reports from the Sabha medical center on recent kidnapping of one of its doctors. WHO strongly condemns kidnapping of health workers as well as any other attacks on medical personnel and health facilities. We consider immoral and illegal any act of verbal or physical violence, obstruction or threat of violence that interferes with the availability, access and delivery of health care. Attacks on health facilities and medical staff negatively affect health care delivery and deprive civilians in need from receiving health services. WHO urges all to refrain from attacking health workers and facilities, as required by international......

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November 21, 2017

Dubai First to Launch Innovative Stem Cell Therapy for Joint Disease

Bioscience Clinic FZ LLC located in Dubai Healthcare City is pleased to launch to its latest innovative therapy for treatment of joint disease. Established since 2012, Bioscience Clinic is Dubai’s first and"...

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November 20, 2017

Cancer Patients, Survivors, Supporters and Caregivers Undertake UAE's First Relay for Life

(AETOS Wire)-- Sharjah, the third largest of the United Arab Emirate’s seven emirates, was the host for the MENA region’s first ever ‘Global Relay for Life,’ (RFL) a 24-hour walkathon that is the biggest fundraising event"...

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November 20, 2017

Prime Hospital Reiterates Commitment Enhancing Healthcare Sector with Ultrasound-Guided Nerve Blocks

Prime Hospital, one of the UAE’s leading healthcare service providers, has achieved another milestone by applying various innovative Anesthetic Techniques developed to bring pain relief to patients after surgery. This is"...

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November 19, 2017

Emirates Hospital Reaffirms Commitment to Medical Tourism

Emirates Hospital, a leading healthcare facility owned by KBBO Group, has reaffirmed its commitment to providing medical services to tourists, particularly Chinese visitors.

During official visit and meeting with"...

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November 19, 2017

NMC Healthcare to Speak At Milken Institute London Summit on Impact of AI on Healthcare Sector

The growth operation and management (O&A) model in the healthcare sector will enable healthcare providers around the world to offer patients better services, according to the CEO of the region’s leading healthcare groups, NMC Healthcare.

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November 19, 2017

New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results of Phase III FLAURA Trial in the 1st-Line Treatment of EGFR-mutated Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

(AETOS Wire)-- AstraZeneca today announced that the New England Journal of Medicine has published the positive results from the Phase III FLAURA trial which provide data for Tagrisso’s (osimertinib) use in the 1st-line treatment of adult patients with locally advanced or metastatic epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR)-mutated non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).1 The trial showed a statistically significant, clinically meaningful progression-free survival (PFS) advantage for osimertinib, a third-generation, irreversible EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI), compared with current 1st-line EGFR-TKIs, erlotinib or gefitinib.1 Dr. Suresh......

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November 19, 2017

New Data Show Benefit of Tagrisso in Patients with EGFR-mutated Non-small Cell Lung Cancer and Central Nervous System Metastases

(AETOS Wire) -- AstraZeneca today presented new data from a subgroup analysis of the Phase III FLAURA trial, which explored osimertinib as 1st-line therapy in patients with locally advanced or metastatic epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation-positive"...

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November 16, 2017

Libyans swap jewelry for medical treatment as crisis bites

In a square behind Libya’s central bank, black market dealers, some of them armed, carry small plastic bags filled with dollars and larger ones with dinars in and out of one of many informal exchanges.

Traders"...

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