2019 News Articles

Echocardiography is the one of the most common procedures performed by New Zealand’s approximately 100 cardiologists who use it to rapidly assess cardiac structure and ...
 
 
Prashanna Khwaounjoo has an interesting life. He’s helping to prototype data analytics from medical devices, needs unhealthy people to work with, and is working on the trust ...
 
 
They have a portfolio of more than 15 companies, and invest only in New Zealand healthcare companies. This is Cure Kids Ventures (CKV), founded and owned by Cure Kids ...
 
 
Jupl Partners With Leading Australian Security Company. Jupl, New Zealand’s leading developer of mobile health and safety solutions, announces a partnership with Sapio ...
 
 
Susan and Allan Binks felt there was a better way to engage people in their healthcare. Their idea began with physiotherapy and quickly moved on to an all-medical specialty ...
 
 
It was the late Professor Andrew Pullan who raised Dr Peng Du’s interest in electrophysiology. “He called it the "final frontier”, so what can be more exciting than to ...
 
 
Which would you prefer a health professional to use when communicating about your health? A fax? Paging? WhatsApp? Texting? Snapchat? Would it surprise you to know that the ...
 
 
Public Healthcare provider, Hawke’s Bay District Health Board, to roll out Cxbladder tests Cancer diagnostics company, Pacific Edge Limited (NZX: PEB) have signed an ...
 
 
Dr Peng Du, who is leading the world with his development of devices that help in the fast, reliable diagnosis and treatment of gut problems, has won the Prime Minister’s 2018 ...
 
 
Pat Fogarty, Managing Director of Christchurch-based Shamrock Industries sums up the company as “Here to proactively partner clever companies towards market leadership and make ...
 
 
Pregnancy and childbirth can often result in women suffering from urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse. At the University of Auckland’s Bioengineering Institute ...
 
 
Dysphagia – difficulty in swallowing – affects thousands of New Zealanders. Each year, around half of our 9,000 stroke patients develop dysphagia, but it’s also caused by ...
 
 
A new app is proving its worth in reaching children when conversations can be difficult. The iTui app was developed by Waitematā District Health Board (DHB) paediatrician Dr ...
 
 
Researchers have created a mobile application that monitors patients during their daily routine. The prototype may one day help clinicians diagnosis and monitor bruxism, ...
 
 
A Dunedin neuroscientist has discovered a new way to help people recover from stroke, by implanting an electrode into the undamaged side of the brain. In a world-first, Professor ...
 
 
Growing up in Iran, Dr Ehsan Vaghefi’s first journey to school was not like that of the other children. While his peers followed their parents to school, Dr Vaghefi acted as ...