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IBM Watson to power Manipal Hospitals’ cancer care

Bengaluru: In a first, hospital chain Manipal Hospitals has adopted IBM’s cognitive computing platform Watson for improving and offering individualised cancer care for patients, the IBM announced on Wednesday.

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Sun, sand, surgery: Goa gearing up for medical tourism

Panaji (IANS): If you thought Goa was only for tourists looking for fun, think again. If the medical fraternity and the state government here have their way, Goa, conventionally known for its beaches and music bashes, may well pip big cities like Delhi, Bengaluru and Chennai as an attractive medical tourism destination as well.

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‘Oncology is the new Cardiology in India’

New Delhi: India has a success history in cardiology so far. Oncology care is still finding its strong place in Indian healthcare systems. Aiming to bring more access to cancer care facilities in India at affordable prices, three healthcare giants — GE Healthcare, Cancer Treatment Services International (CTSI) and Max Healthcare — have joined hands.

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GE, Max Healthcare join hands to advance cancer care in India

New Delhi: Max Healthcare, a leading healthcare services provider, and GE Healthcare, the medical technology unit of General Electric Company, on Wednesday announced a strategic partnership to advance the standard of cancer care in India through collaborative research and co-creation of futuristic, multifaceted cancer management solutions.

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Dr Ajay Bakshi inducted on Max Healthcare Board as Managing Director

New Delhi: Max Healthcare on Monday announced the elevation of Dr Ajay Bakshi as its new Managing Director. Dr Bakshi, a neurosurgeon, stem cell scientist and management consultant, joined Max Healthcare in November 2011 as Chief Executive Officer.

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Dr K K Talwar joins Max Healthcare as Head of Cardiology

New Delhi: Max Healthcare on Wednesday announced the appointment of renowned cardiologist and Padma Bhushan award winner Dr K K Talwar as chairman of its cardiology department.

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Dr Anurag Krishna, Dr Mohan Nair honoured with Vishisht Chikitsa Ratan Award

New Delhi: Delhi Medical Association has honoured Dr Anurag Krishna, director, paediatrics and paediatric surgery, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket and Dr Mohan Nair, director, electrophysiology and arrhythmia services, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Patparganj with a Vishisht Chikitsa Ratan Award for their outstanding contribution to the medical profession and the society at large.

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Health budget ‘reassuring’, welcomed by industry

New Delhi: The healthcare industry on Friday welcomed Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee’s announcement reducing excise duty on life saving drugs and emphasis on preventive health check-ups.

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Dr Ajay Bakshi joins Max Healthcare as CEO

New Delhi: Max Healthcare has appointed Dr Ajay Bakshi as its chief executive officer. Dr Bakshi is a neurosurgeon and was working as associate principal at consultancy firm McKinsey.

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