The medical device industry will continue to drive healthcare innovation and will account for an increasing proportion of overall healthcare spending in the Mena region, which is set to double to 6 per cent of GDP within the next
The US-based Ascent Medical Technology Fund II said it has partnered with Salalah Medical Supplies Manufacturing Company to set up the Middle East’s first dedicated medical device manufacturing company in Oman.
The new company, Salalah Med
Every year, Chicago-based cardiologist Ziyad Hijazi accompanies two or three children and their families to his native Jordan for heart operations using medical devices that are not approved in the US.
In one such case, Hijazi implanted a