- 26% more likely to survive the ICU;
- Discharged from the ICU 20% faster;
- 16% more likely to survive hospitalization and be discharged;
- Discharged from the hospital 15% faster.
Van Houten was speaking at the World Medical Innovation Forum in Boston.
The Dutch medical devices makers is up more than 3% after first quarter cost savings helped it to beat net income expectations by about 50%.
Newly listed Philips Lighting missed expectations for sales but lit up the room with a bumper dividend payment.