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Nov 14, 2014, 16:46 ET Philips Healthcare Announces Recall of Children's Medical Ventures Gel-E Donut / Squishon 2 Products

 Children's Medical Ventures, a Philips Healthcare business, today announced that the company has issued a recall of all Gel-E Donut gel pillow...


Feb 12, 2014, 08:00 ET Partners HealthCare At Home Strengthens Services with Philips

 Partners HealthCare At Home has selected Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) to support its growing telemonitoring services, providing...


Sep 23, 2013, 09:00 ET Philips Showcases Innovations in Radiation Oncology Imaging Technology and Workflow Planning at the 55th American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting

 At the 55th American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) annual meeting, September 22-25 in Atlanta, Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA)...


Mar 09, 2013, 09:30 ET ACC.13 Philips launches innovative portfolio of solutions that transform cardiology care

As a technology company that cares about people, Philips Healthcare (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) challenges itself every day to deliver on this promise...


Sep 14, 2012, 05:59 ET Philips and Biocompatibles Team-up to Advance Image Guided Transarterial Embolizations in Interventional Oncology

Launch of collaboration marked with development of new treatment protocol for trans-arterial embolization in hypervascular tumors Royal Philips...


Nov 29, 2011, 05:42 ET Philips erhält FDA-Zulassung für Vermarktung seines ersten Ganzkörper-PET/MR-Imaging-Systems in den Vereinigten Staaten

- Ingenuity TF PET/MR ermöglicht es Ärzten und Forschern, neue Möglichkeiten im Bereich Imaging zu entdecken Royal Philips...


Nov 28, 2011, 10:27 ET Philips recibe la aprobación de la FDA para comercializar su primer sistema de imagen PET/MR

- Philips recibe la aprobación de la FDA para comercializar su primer sistema de imagen PET/MR de cuerpo completo en Estados Unidos -...


Nov 28, 2011, 10:21 ET Philips obtient l’autorisation de la FDA pour commercialiser aux États-Unis son premier système d’imagerie PET/IRM pour le corps humain entier

- Ingenuity TF PET/MR permet aux cliniciens et chercheurs de franchir de nouvelles frontières et de repousser les limites du possible en...


Nov 28, 2011, 09:00 ET Philips Receives FDA Clearance to Market Its First Whole Body PET/MR Imaging System in the United States

Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) is announcing 510(k) clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the company's first...


Jun 28, 2011, 09:00 ET Philips Simplifies Medical Imaging Equipment Support with Service Agreements that Adapt to Customers' Business Needs

Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) today announced the launch of its RightFit Service Agreement portfolio in North America, available...


May 20, 2011, 16:24 ET Recall of Infant and Neonatal-Sized FilterLine H Set and VitaLine H Set Sampling Lines

Philips recently recalled specific lots of infant and neonatal-sized Philips FilterLine H Set and VitaLine H Set Microstream carbon dioxide (CO2)...


May 04, 2011, 09:00 ET Philips and the Heart Rhythm Society Collaborate to Showcase the Electrophysiology (EP) Lab of Today and the Future

At Heart Rhythm 2011, the Heart Rhythm Society's 32nd annual scientific sessions, May 4-7 in San Francisco, Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG,...


Nov 01, 2010, 09:00 ET Philips Showcases Integrated Radiation Oncology Suite to Simplify Treatment Planning

At this year's Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) is...


Oct 31, 2010, 09:00 ET Philips Introduces High Field Open MRI for Radiation Oncology

Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) today introduced the Philips Panorama High Field Open (HFO) Oncology Configuration for radiation...


Jun 23, 2010, 09:00 ET Philips HeartStart Defibrillators Adopted by Law Enforcement Agencies Nationwide to Help Protect Communities from Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) announced today that six U.S. law enforcement agencies have acquired its HeartStart FRx Automated...


Jun 07, 2010, 09:00 ET Philips Redefines Hybrid Imaging to Simplify Nuclear Medicine and Address Clinician Needs

At this year's Society of Nuclear Medicine (SNM) annual meeting, Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) is highlighting its portfolio in...


Apr 29, 2010, 08:30 ET County of Los Angeles Fire Museum Presents 'Pioneers of Paramedicine(TM)' Lifetime Achievement Award

The County of Los Angeles Fire Museum announced today the induction of Eugene Nagel, MD, Leonard Cobb, MD, J. Michael Criley, MD, and Walter Graf,...


Mar 29, 2010, 09:00 ET Philips Launches New Endovascular Therapeutic Hypothermia System To Help Enhance Patient Care

Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) announced today its launch of the Philips InnerCool RTx Endovascular System for cooling and...


Mar 22, 2010, 11:11 ET Philips Introduces Breakthrough Medical Alert Service That Helps Enable Continued Independence for Seniors by Improving Access to Help in the Event of a Fall

Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) today introduced Lifeline with AutoAlert, an enhanced medical alert service.  This integrated...


Mar 15, 2010, 08:30 ET Philips Simplifies Cardiology Care With Technologies That Span the Entire Spectrum of Patient Care

At this year's annual meeting of the American College of Cardiology (ACC), March 14-16 in Atlanta, Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI)...


Mar 11, 2010, 09:00 ET Philips and ACC Address the Growing Demand for Minimally Invasive Cardiology Interventions by Showcasing Hybrid OR Solutions at ACC 2010

Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI), in partnership with the American College of Cardiology (ACC), spotlight the growing need for...


Nov 07, 2008, 09:00 ET Philips Announces 2008 Winner of American Heart Association-Philips Resuscitation Fellowship Award

Rhode Island Hospital's Dr. Ohad Ziv will use grant to advance resuscitation research Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) today...