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Mother Who Lost Infant Son to Medical Error to Join Panel at World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit

23-Feb-2018 10:18 AM
Panel will release latest evidence-based procedure designed to prevent misplaced feeding and draining tubes   Deahna Visscher will share her personal experience of losing her 11-day old son to a medical error. (Photo: Business

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Ferring Pharmaceuticals and MSD Announce Completion of Largest Clinical Trial Ever Conducted in Postpartum Haemorrhage

22-Feb-2018 5:18 PM
Excessive bleeding after childbirth (postpartum haemorrhage or PPH) is the leading direct cause of maternal mortality worldwide1 The CHAMPION trial is assessing the effectiveness and safety of heat-stable carbetocin vs. oxytocin, the current

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Medical Technology Leaders to Discuss Open Data During World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit

22-Feb-2018 9:07 AM
Medical device companies pledge to share data that can save the lives of patients   Joe Kiani, Founder and Chairman of the Patient Safety Movement Foundation, discusses the importance of open data and interoperability of medica

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Philip Morris International and Scuderia Ferrari Partner Together to Advance the Vision of a World Free of Tobacco Smoke

21-Feb-2018 8:51 AM
  LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PMI) and Scuderia Ferrari have extended their partnership until 2021. Their successful collaboration spans more than 40 years. As of to

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World Patient Safety Summit is Sold Out But Space is Available at the Breakout Sessions, Held the Day after the World Summit, at the Royal Society in London

20-Feb-2018 8:47 AM
Limited Space available to participate with experts at the 6th Annual World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit Break Out Sessions at the Royal Society in London (Photo: Business Wire) LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The lat

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OTEZLA® (Apremilast) Phase III Data Showed Significant Improvements in Patients with Active Behçet’s Disease with Oral Ulcers

18-Feb-2018 1:57 PM
RELIEF™ trial demonstrated statistically significant reductions in oral ulcers with apremilast 30 mg versus placebo through week 12 Significant improvements in key secondary endpoints, including oral ulcer pain, overall disease activity

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Systemic Sclerosis World Congress:

18-Feb-2018 1:33 PM
Inspirational Patient Stories Reveal the Challenging Realities of Living with Devastating Rare Disease   'More Than Scleroderma: The Inside Story' provides real-life stories and education about the life-threatening disease New a

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Takeda Announces Its Certification in Select Group of Global Top Employers® 2018

16-Feb-2018 10:46 AM
OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO: 4502), (“Takeda”) today announced it has become part of a select group of only thirteen (13) companies and one of two pharmaceuticals to receive global Top Employe

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FDA Grants Marketing Authorization to Banyan Biomarkers for the First Diagnostic Blood Test for Traumatic Brain Injury

15-Feb-2018 9:47 AM
Banyan BTI is the first in vitro diagnostic blood test to aid in the evaluation of patients with suspected TBI, also known as concussion. SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Banyan Biomarkers, Inc., a pioneer in developing biomarkers for

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Raf Simons Presented His Fall 2018 Collection for CALVIN KLEIN 205W39NYC

15-Feb-2018 9:36 AM
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Ferring Announces 30 Million CHF Investment in New Biotech Centre in Switzerland

15-Feb-2018 8:49 AM
  Ferring expands its capabilities in biologics through a new biotech centre, which will be installed at its global headquarters and manufacturing site in St Prex, Switzerland Ferring Biotech Centre will incorporate discovery a

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World Patient Safety Summit Aims to Reduce Unnecessary C-Sections

14-Feb-2018 10:39 AM
Researchers say that nearly half of C-sections are unnecessary and pose short and long term risks   Kristen Terlizzi will share her near-fatal experience of postpartum care at the 6th Annual World Patient Safety, Science &

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WTO Chief, Malcolm Gladwell and Visionaries Close World Government Summit 2018 With Future Forecasts

14-Feb-2018 10:35 AM
  Advanced economies losing jobs to technology, not immigrants or trade, says WTO chief Cryptocurrencies market still in its early days, but the nascent technology has a real future Time for governments to focus on individua

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Procter & Gamble Hosts Global Olympians Justine & Chloe Dufour-Lapointe, Michelle Kwan, Elana Meyers Taylor and Katarzyna Bachleda-Curus to Discuss Gender Bias

14-Feb-2018 10:26 AM
Panel is an Extension of P&G’s Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 “Love Over Bias” Campaign As Well As Continued Commitment to Gender Equality   P&G athletes join together for an important discussion about not le

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ABEC Expands Manufacturing Capability of Single-Use Disposable Containers for Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing

14-Feb-2018 10:19 AM
ABEC establishes ISO-7 cleanroom at its European Headquarters, Fermoy, Co. Cork, Ireland, enhancing supply assurance for its global Custom Single Run (CSR®) customers BETHLEHEM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ABEC, a leading global prov

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New Study Evaluates the Performance of Masimo PVi® as a Predictor of Fluid Responsiveness in Mechanically Ventilated ICU Patients

12-Feb-2018 6:25 PM
Masimo Radical-7® Pulse CO-Oximeter® with rainbow SET™ PVi® (Photo: Business Wire) NEUCHATEL, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of a recently published study in which researchers at Bülen

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AVITA Medical Announces FDA Approval of Expansion of RECELL Compassionate Use Program in Life Threatening Injuries

12-Feb-2018 1:16 PM
Expanded Protocol Allows Treatment of Up to 88 Patients   VALENCIA, Calif. & MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AVITA Medical (ASX: AVH, OTCQX: AVMXY) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved

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6th Annual World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit Is SOLD OUT!

09-Feb-2018 10:38 AM
Registration is now closed but attendance is still available via livestream   Joe Kiani, Founder and Chairman of the Patient Safety Movement Foundation, speaks at the 2017 World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit (

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Gluco-Chaser™ Inc. Announces Disposable Glucose Sensor Results with Non-Enzymatic Electrochemistry

09-Feb-2018 8:36 AM
Gluco-Chaser’s proprietary non-enzymatic electrochemical sensor for Blood Glucose Monitoring (left) and Error Grid Analysis Results using the sensor (cited from Applied Materials Today 10, 24, March 2018) (Graphic: Business Wire) R

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Encorafenib and Binimetinib Combination Treatment Demonstrates 33.6 Month Median Overall Survival (OS) in Patients with BRAF-Mutant Melanoma in Phase 3 COLUMBUS Trial

08-Feb-2018 8:46 AM
BOULDER, Colo. & CASTRES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Array BioPharma Inc. (Nasdaq: ARRY) and Pierre Fabre today announced results of the planned analysis of overall survival (OS) from the pivotal Phase 3 COLUMBUS trial in patients with&nb