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TCD JOINS EOH

EOH Holdings is now the 100% shareholder of the TCD Group of companies.

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APPLE’S HEART RATE STUDY WITH APPLE WATCH IS IN THE PROCESS OF COMPLETION

Apple launched a large-scale heart rate study in collaboration with Stanford Medicine in November 2017. The study (called Apple Heart Study) was conducted to improve technology that identifies irregular heart rhythms. Early diagnosis and treatment can prevent life-threatening heart complications, including strokes. The study was carried out in the form of an app, open to […]

September 13, 2018 0 comment
ELIMINATE PAPER-BASED DATA MANAGEMENT BY IMPLEMENTING eSOURCE

It’s an exciting time as the industry takes hold of clinical trial technology. eSource, by extending eClinical functionality to the site level, is a key component of the future of clinical research and equips organizations with efficiencies that brings about higher trial volume and lower margins. This technology has led to unparalleled efficiencies in data […]

July 20, 2018 0 comment
TCD joins EOH as the group grows with strategic changes taking effect in May 2017

We are delighted to share the following significant changes and positive developments which took place recently within the TCD Group. New Ownership EOH, a JSE-listed South African based Knowledge Management group, have been in negotiation with the TCD Group since the last quarter of 2015, sharing the strategic objective to expand in the field of […]

May 2, 2017 0 comment
Exciting technology trends for clinical trials in 2017

“A lot has happened in the clinical trials industry in 2016, as biopharmaceutical enterprises are just starting to delve into clinical trial innovation. Risk Based Monitoring (RBM) is starting to expand into new concepts in Quality Risk Management; enterprises have aggregated their data to generate clinical trial predictive models; the definition of patient centricity is […]

December 28, 2016 0 comment
How 3-D printing can save lives in the medical field

For most people the concept of three-dimensional (3D) printing is still seen as something from a science fiction novel, but the medical world is busy embracing this technology and is a major driving force behind its growth. Dr Thomas Bartel, section head of the Heart and Vascular Institute at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi said the following […]

November 18, 2016 0 comment
How mHealth Technology Supports Patient Engagement Strategies

mHealth (mobile Health) is more and more becoming the standard when it comes to Patient Reported Outcomes (ePRO) or patient engagement in the discipline of pharmacovigilance. According to the Center for Connected Health Policy, remote patient monitoring is the use of “digital technologies to collect medical and other forms of health data from individuals in […]

October 11, 2016 0 comment
Microsoft helping to find cancer treatments

The Microsoft corporation is assisting the oncology team at the Australian National University (ANU) to uncover more about the genomics of cancer. This process will help identify which genes have been affected in a negative way in the genome. “The collaboration between biologists and computer scientists is actually key to making this work,” Microsoft’s corporate vice-president Jeannette Wing […]

September 26, 2016 0 comment
Digital Healthcare Market Growth

The growth of the digital healthcare market has been steady over the past 10 years but in recent times this growth curve has changed exponentially. The introduction and adoption of mobile applications and wearable devices related to wellness and healthcare have been one of the main drivers behind this. “Mobile network operators view mHealth as […]

August 30, 2016 0 comment
CDISC and TransCelerate Announce New Standard for Breast Cancer

TransCelerate BioPharma Inc.(“TransCelerate”) is a non-profit organisation dedicated to improving the health of people around the world by accelerating and simplifying the research and development (R&D) of innovative new therapies.The Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium (CDISC) is a 501(c)(3) global non-profit charitable organisation that streamlines research and enables connections to healthcare through the development of clinical […]

August 9, 2016 0 comment