We continue to invest in oncology research with the aim of creating a healthier future for all.
At Philips we believe in an integrated healthcare approach, featuring the delivery of world-class solutions, with the ultimate aim of improving patient experience and outcomes. Our focus is to deliver value throughout the complete continuum of care: from disease prevention to screening and diagnosis through to treatment, monitoring and health management, allowing us to transform how care is delivered and experienced, helping to meet patient needs more effectively.
Philips Research has over 100 years at the forefront of medical care, with numerous patents in the medical technology category. Innovations in our portfolio include the first X-ray tubes made for the professional market in 1918, followed by the introduction of the first digital radiography system in the early 1990s, the introduction of the first 1.5T and 3.0T compact MRI systems and recently the first digital PET/CT.