News from Siemens Healthineers
Dagupan Doctors Villaflor Memorial Hospital brings advanced cancer treatment to Pangasinan with VitalBeam™ Radiotherapy System
In a promising development for cancer patients in Pangasinan and the rest of Northern and Central Luzon, the Dagupan Doctors Villaflor Memorial Hospital (DDVMH) – a partner hospital of Mount Grace Hospitals, Inc. - brings new technology in treating cancer patients using the VitalBeam™ radiotherapy system from Varian Medical Systems.
A warrior's fight: A story of inspiration & hope
Nasopharyngeal cancer – also commonly known as nose or throat cancer - is the 23rd most common cancer worldwide. It is a rare type of cancer but is common among Asians with a high incidence for both male and female. An estimated 2.2 in every 100,000 Filipinos can get nasopharyngeal cancer before the age of 75. In 2017, 47-year-old Ryan Ravanzo discovered he had cancer – the same type of cancer his father also had.
Managing stroke using minimally invasive procedure
Time is of essence when it comes to stroke management. At SIS Hospital, saving every stroke patient is the mission and they are doing it using the most innovative interventional suite, Artis icono.
Patient experience in the times of COVID-19
In this Innovation Talk, Dr. Christina Triantafyllou looks at patient experience during the pandemic from three different angles: patient perspective, the view of medical personnel, and the role of digital technology in healthcare.
How to overcome the challenges of COVID-19 testing in the vaccination era?
Testing continues to be a cornerstone in the fight against COVID-19. Learn how vaccination requires refined thinking around it.
In conversation with Dr. Trish Hogan, Chief Executive Officer, Subang Jaya Medical Centre & Ara Damansara Medical Centre