Decision Support

Siemens Healthineers adds pathway for Lung Cancer to AI-based Clinical Decision Support Software

New AI solution enables personalized decision making along the lung cancer pathway Facilitates patient management and... Read more

Siemens Healthineers Shape 21 HIMSS Experience

This year at HIMSS21- August 9-13, Las Vegas, NV, Siemens Healthineers will showcase its latest digital healthcare innovations... Read more

TeamViewer & Siemens Healthineers Form Partnership to Enable New Remote Scanning Service

TeamViewer & Siemens Healthineers Form Partnership to Enable New Remote Scanning Service

Partnership enables new digital business model for Siemens Healthineers Important step in combating shortage of skilled radiology... Read more

Women's Health

COVID-19 Infection Increases Risk of Pregnancy Complications in Women by 50%, Experts Warn

Gynecology and obstetrics specialists from Spain have urged regional authorities to speed up immunisations of pregnant women... Read more

AI Solution for Breast Cancer Detection Launched

A deep learning artificial intelligence (AI) solution that works alongside radiologists to improve breast cancer detection,... Read more

Do Tattoos Affect Mammograms?

While the tattoo trend continues, many newly inked Generation X and Millennials have started undergoing regular breast screenings. Radiologists... Read more

Enterprise Imaging

Enterprise Imaging - Think Big

Healthcare organisations need to think big when planning and outlining their goals for implementing an enterprise imaging system.... Read more

Acquiring and Securing Medical Images With Mobile Devices

With smartphones being used for anything and everything these days, healthcare providers are also capturing medical photos on... Read more

Artificial Intelligence Powered by RUBEE™

The use of Artificial Intelligence algorithms offers significant opportunities in radiology and medical imaging. However, to... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
Cancer spending

Understanding US Cancer Care Spending in 2018

The 15 most prevalent cancers incurred a cost of $156.2 billion in 2018. Breast cancer patients contributed to the highest... Read more

Portugal’s Eligible Population Is 98% Vaccinated

Last January, Portugal’s healthcare system was undergoing collapse, with hospitals overflowing and intensive care beds running out. ... Read more

NICE Paediatric Positive Experience Guidelines

NICE Published Positive Experience Guidelines for Baby, Child, and Adolescent Healthcare

Optimal patient experience is an integral part of effective healthcare. Therefore, the UK National Institute for Health and... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Survival of Mechanically Ventilated COVID-19 Patients

Approximately 14 to 17% of COVID-19 patients admitted to the hospital require transfer to the ICU. However, there is insufficient... Read more

#LIVES2021: High-Dose CPFA in Septic Shock Patients. COMPACT-2 Trial

Findings from the COMPACT-2 trial were presented today at #LIVES2020. The study evaluated the efficacy and safety of high dose... Read more

#LIVES2021 Begins: Intensive Care is All About the Team

ESICM President Maurizio Cecconi, President-Elect Elie Azoulay and Congress Chair Armand Girbes officially opened the LIVES Digital... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound

Experts Advocate Expanded Contrast Agent Use in Ultrasound Imaging

Last week at the “Advances in Contrast Ultrasound” conference in Chicago, ultrasound experts advocated expanded use for ultrasound... Read more

AI Radiologist

AI System Achieves Radiologist Accuracy in Detecting Breast Cancer from Ultrasound

On 24 September in  Nature Communications , NYU and NYU Abu Dhabi researchers reported developing an artificial intelligence... Read more

NLP in Radiology

Machine Learning Process Flags Actionable Reports in Radiology Department

An automated detection method can help clinicians identify overlooked actionable findings in radiology reports and avoid costly... Read more

Healthcare IT

Apps are Designed to Gather your Data, says BMJ Study

Researchers analysed more than 20,000 health apps and found that the vast majority - or about 88%, were built with the ability... Read more

10 Key Factors to Consider When Choosing RPA Software

While it is widely accepted that menial tasks rob workers of time they could spend on more productive activities, time saving... Read more

Dealing with Data: How to Build a Statistical Surveillance Dashboard for COVID-19

When a major national or global health crisis or pandemic such as the current COVID-19 breaks out, it is important that there... Read more

Cardiology
3D Mapping of Post-Infarction Scarring

3D Mapping of Post-Infarction Scarring

A team of scientists at the  Universidad de Valladolid  and the  Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares  (CNIC)... Read more

The COVID-19 Lockdown - A Live Experiment Revealing Gender Differences

New research shows men and women demonstrated typical and cliché-sounding behavioural patterns during the COVID-19 lockdown in... Read more

#ESCCongress: PRONOUNCE Trial - Safety of ADT Remains Unresolved

Late-breaking research from the PRONOUNCE trial was presented in a Hot Line session at ESC Congress 2021. The cardiovascular... Read more

Blog

Patient Safety in Endoscopy – The Podcast

Increasing collaboration between health care providers and... Read more

How Lack of Accepted Standards Prevents Connected Health from Taking Off

Lack of globally accepted standards in health data management... Read more

Connected Care and Utilisation of Patient Data

Connecting care teams to patients can drive patient engagement and improve... Read more

The Importance of Reliable Reprocessing of Hospital Beds

Reliable hygiene is currently a topic that shapes every aspect of our... Read more

Digital Healthcare Focus: European Hospitals on Fire (FHIR) EMH-onFHIR

In this space I will explore monthly topics, from concepts to technologies,... Read more

How Efficiency Gains in the Pathology Department may Impact the Breast Cancer Care Continuum

Thanks to early detection through routine breast screening as well as... Read more

Top Telemedicine Platforms: Features and Services

The World Health Organization (WHO) defines telemedicine  as the... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Clinical Decision Support for Prostate Cancer Care

Executive Summary  Cancer care is becoming increasingly complex... Read more

Improving Medical Technology Management Through Value Partnerships

Executive Summary  Value Partnerships™ are the enduring relationships... Read more

How to Create the Healing Environment of the Future

The human-centered approach to healthcare facility planning and design.... Read more

3DQuorum™ Imaging Technology

Improving radiologist performance through Artificial Intelligence... Read more

Genius AI™ Detection for Breast Tomosynthesis

Improving radiologist performance and workflow through deep learning... Read more

Why Should We Be Measuring Ionized Magnesium?

Dennis Begos , MD, FACS, FACRS Associate Director, Medical... Read more

From Our Journals

 Sinead Hewson

Future-proofing health to meet sustainable development goals

Can the integration of sex and gender policies reset the agenda?...

 Giuseppe Navanter

Enterprise Imaging and Personalised Care at Istituti Fisioterapici Ospitalieri

An overview of how Enterprise Imaging supported the multidisciplinary...

Prof. Maarten W.N. Nijsten

Lactate Monitoring in the ICU

The use of lactate measurements in critically ill patients has steadily...

 Donna Plecha

Shear Wave Elastography in Breast Imaging: Providing Benefit to Clinicians and Patients

Shear wave elastography (SWE) has become widely accepted in clinical practice...

Prof. Vedran Stefanovic

The Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Women´s Health and Pregnancy Care

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic women are often deprived of necessary health...

 Lou Adler

On hiring

A change in strategy rather than more efficient technology will...

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