A drone raced an ambulance to deliver medical supplies and won

[ad_1] In a drone vs. ambulance showdown, first aid supplies get to patients faster when flown rather than driven through surface streets, sirens wailing. That’s what researchers from Iraq and Australia found during test scenarios with a DJI Phantom 3 Professional remote-controlled drone pitted against a human-driven ambulance vehicle in a busy Iraqi city. In […]

LumiThera raises cash for medical device that uses light to fight vision loss – 10minmail

[ad_1] LumiThera raises cash for medical device that uses light to fight vision loss – 10minmail By administrator August 16, 2019  10minmail, cash, device, fight, light, loss, LumiThera, Medical, raises, vision LumiThera is developing a medical device for people with age-related macular degeneration. Above, a retina with patterns associated with the disease. (National Institute of […]

Microsoft taps former Samsung exec as chief medical officer; Apptio names India leader amid blistering expansion – 10minmail

[ad_1] David Rhew. (Microsoft Photo) — Microsoft hired David Rhew as the chief medical officer and vice president of healthcare for its worldwide commercial business. Rhew was formerly the chief medical officer for Samsung’s enterprise healthcare vertical in the U.S. He also works as an adjunct professor at the Stanford University School of Medicine. “Data […]