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Interviews concerning health politics
Good health is human's most precious thing. Since that applies to everyone politics concerned with health turn into an interesting, sometimes explosive subject. MEDICA.de speaks with managers, experts and politicians about news from health politics.
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[26/11/2015] An interactive web system with the help of your mobile phone can be an effective tool for better blood pressure control. Test persons lowered their blood pressure, were better able to understand how their lifestyle affects their blood pressure and actively participated in follow-up discussions.Better blood pressure control - by mobile phone - Read more
[18/11/2015] Sometimes, your situation seems hopeless and you just have to deal with it. Or so it seems at least. What can one do who chooses swimming instead of sinking? One example is Google-Manager Heidi Dohse who resorts to wearables to lead an active life as an athlete despite arrhythmia and pacemakers. She will talk about this at MEDICA MEDICINE+SPORTS CONFERENCE 2015.Heidi Dohse: From hospital bed back to racing bike with wearables - Read more
[17/11/2015] As part of the MEDICA 2015, the world’s largest medical trade fair with almost 5,000 exhibitors from 70 nations, the "MEDICA App COMPETITION" for the best medical app has been held live for the fourth time already.4th MEDICA App COMPETITION: "And the winner is…TALKITT" - Read more
[16/11/2015] Until now, catheter-based coronary angiography was considered state-of-the-art for the diagnosis of coronary heart disease. The coronary blood vessels are examined with the help of a catheter. Yet this method is not without risk. An exam using a computer tomography scanner (CT) - the so-called CT coronary angiogram- represents a low-risk alternative.CT coronary angiograms – fewer risks, deeper insight into the heart - Read more
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[13/11/2015] A mechanical valve prosthesis has a better survival record than a biological valve prosthesis, according to a large registry study from Sweden's Karolinska Institutet. The finding, which is published in the European Heart Journal, can be highly significant, since the use of biological valve prostheses has increased in all age groups in recent years.Mechanical heart valve prosthesis superior to biological - Read more