Wednesday, 11/14/2018 -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

11/14/2018: The third day of MEDICA 2018!

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Video: Thumbs up for MEDICA

Video: Physiotherapy today: virtual and diverse

This has already happened at MEDICA 2018!

Video interview: KUKA Deutschland GmbH

Video: Diagnosis in HD – Imaging at MEDICA 2018

Video: Photobooth

Video: Pat Breen

Video: Impressions

Video interview: MedicalTek

Video interview: Rapid Response Revival Research

Video: International diversity at MEDICA 2018

Video interview: PROTEC

Video interview: Verso Vision

Video: Diplomats Day

Video: Wearables and Smart Textiles

Video interview: Medicus AI

Video interview: Drory Handels GmbH

Highlights of MEDICA 2018

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MEDICA does not only take place in the halls: You can see some ambulances in the area outside hall 5.
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Vacuderm for kids is a children's tourniquet designed for the child to 'assist' the procedure and pump the dome. This new device will help improve success rates of venous access and is available with a child friendly turtle and a hedgehog design. (Hall 16/G25-1)
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FOBA presents a software update for its laser marking workspaces at MEDICA 2018. It enables the exact alignment of the laser marking with a camera that has been integrated into the laser system, even when products are placed arbitrarily within the marking field. This makes expensive mounting devices unnecessary. (Hall 15/E05)
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In Hall 10/G05, Fraunhofer IGD presents software solutions for improving patient care, such as virtual biopsies.
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Happy Birthday! The Dr. Schumacher GmbH has celebrated its 40th birthday - and MEDICA has congratulated (left to right): Jens Schumacher, Michael Aupke, Vanessa Klein (Messe Düsseldorf), Dierk Schumacher. (Hall 6/H20)
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The multifunctional "CT Trolley" does not give away directly what makes it special: It is radiolucent, so the patient can be examined right on top of it with CT and X-ray. (Hall 3/E83)
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The Neurovent measuring catheter is a medical device that can simultaneously measure intracranial pressure, the temperature and oxygen partial pressure inside the brain. (Hall 11/G42)
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PHYSIOMG from ASTAR is a device for low-frequency magnetic field therapy. Find out more in Hall 5, stand C33.
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The AP-Tower can be individually adjusted in height, angle of attack and the loading and unloading situation of training and therapy. The symbiosis of active and passive measures enables a profound and effective treatment moment. You can find it in hall 4/A05.
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Fancy a coffee break? Coffee and more at the coffee-bike in hall 17.

News from the exhibitors at MEDICA and COMPAMED

PulseFlow Announces strategic partnership with Kir-Fix
Last week COO Dan Blackman was in Helsinki where he shared the platform with Henri Isojärvi as PulseFlow announced their strategic partnership with Kir-Fix to supply the PulseFlow wearable...
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Individualized therapy for patients with osteoporosis
More than six million people in Germany suffer from osteoporosis. The disease is characterized by chronic bone resorption, leading to frequent fractures as a consequence of the bone loss. In many...
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Interactive shutter eyeglasses to replace eyepatch therapy
The standard treatment for so-called lazy eye (amblyopia) in children is to cover the nonimpaired eye with a patch. This trains the impaired eye to work harder. Such therapy is successful only when...
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Treating the fear of spiders with augmented reality
Arachnophobia is the technical term for the fear of spiders. Approximately 3.5 to 6.1 percent of the population suffer from this phobia. Exposure therapy is the most common form of treatment.
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biolitec® at Medica 2018: 10 years ELVeS® Radial® laser therapy and excellent healing successes in proctology and urology with LEONARDO® lasers
Jena, November 09, 2018 ‒ The laser pioneer biolitec® set standards when it developed the ELVeS® Radial® method for the minimally invasive endovenous treatment of varicose veins and launched it on the...
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No chance for bacteria on implants
Hip and dental implant operations are routine. But not entirely risk-free. They may result in infection that is difficult to control with oral or intravenous antibiotics. In such cases, the implant...
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EIZO Releases Its Brightest 27-Inch Full HD Surgical Monitor for Endoscopy and Microsurgery
EIZO Corporation (TSE: 6737) today announced the release of the CuratOR EX2721, its brightest 27-inch full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) wide screen surgical monitor for use in endoscopy and microsurgery. &#...
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EIZO Releases Its First Surgical Field Camera with 4K Resolution and Fully Integrated Triaxial Mount
EIZO Corporation (TSE: 6737) today announced the release of the CuratOR SC430-PTR, EIZO’s first surgical field camera, with 4K resolution and integrated triaxial camera mount for high definition...
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EIZO Expands Its Surgical and Endoscopy Lineup with Release of High-Brightness 4K Surgical Monitor
EIZO Corporation (TSE: 6737) today announced the release of the CuratOR EX3241 – a 32-inch, 4K UHD (3840 x 2160 pixels) surgical monitor with high brightness, image sharpening technology, and optical...
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new: MediSmart® SkinSPA bath tablets - for treatment of Diabetic feet/legs
Carbonic Acid Bath Tabs -> Natural carbonated Spa-treatment for home use SUSTAINABLY IMPROVES BLOOD CIRCULATION AND STIMULATES THE SKIN REGENERATION FRAGRANCE-FREE AND WITHOUT COLORANTS pH NEUTRAL...
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