Cardiology

Novel Heart Valve Replacement Technique

New research presented at South African Association Heart Congress 2016 reveals a novel heart valve replacement method that could... Read more

HealthManagement Welcomes Prof. Tienush Rassaf as new Editor-in-Chief, Cardiology

HealthManagement.org, Europe’s leading multidisciplinary healthcare management platform, is delighted to announce the appointment... Read more

New Anti-Hypertensive Treatment Strategy

Researchers at the University of Bristol could be eyeing the first new anti-hypertensive drug treatment strategy in more than... Read more

ICU and Emergency
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Music Therapy Has a Role in the ICU

Let's go and switch on the music, say the authors of a review of music therapy for intensive care unit (ICU) patients. Ali Mofredj... Read more

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How useful is multi-organ point-of-care ultrasound?

A review article in the Journal of Intensive Care outlines the role and usefulness of symptom-based and sign-oriented multi-organ... Read more

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Study: Ward Nurses Key to Reduced Sepsis Deaths

Simple measures introduced at ward level reduced deaths from sepsis by nearly half, in a study at Levanger Hospital in Nord-Trøndelag,... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

RSNA Report: Imaging Zika Virus

The Radiological Society of North American (RSNA) has released a report that details the spectrum of imaging findings in babies... Read more

Patient-Centred Imaging

Radiology has always been a field that is focused on imaging and equipment and the specific output of these tools. However, at... Read more

European Society of Radiology Increases Commitment in Latin America

The European Society of Radiology (ESR) has committed to strengthen its efforts in Latin America in 2016 and increase the involvement... Read more

Healthcare IT
HIT

HIT Disconnect Heading for Failure

A trio of health and technology experts have said that the gulf between developers of health IT tools and the staff who use them... Read more

Sue Murphy, RN, chief experience and innovation officer, patient experience and engagement program, at The University of Chicago Medicine

Population Health Requires Engagement of C-suite, Patients

Population health requires buy-in from senior administrators and acceptance from patients. The University of Chicago Medicine... Read more

Comparing Countries' Approach to HIT

Researchers from Finland, U.S, France and beyond created a pilot of four clusters of indicators to compare Health IT across 38... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

Shorter ER Stays? Bring in the Nurses

According to the results of a study published in the Annals of Emergency Medicine, protocols that allow nurses to administer certain... Read more

New CMS Payment Rule for 2017

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released the final rule for next year’s inpatient payment system. There... Read more

Patient violence

UNC Collaboration on Halting Violence Against Clinicians in China

This spring, retired Director of Oral Health at Guangdong General Hospital in China, Chen Zhongwei, was attacked and killed by a... Read more

Blog

Critical Care Skeptic: Zoom On Paul Marik

Dr Marik  is Professor of Medicine and Chief of Pulmonary and Critical... Read more

Zoom On: Alain Cribier, Pioneering Interventional Cardiologist

Prof. Alain Cribier, MD, MD, FACC, FESC has been Chief of Cardiology at... Read more

Zoom On: Dr. Mansur Hasib, Programme Chair, Cybersecurity Technology, UMUC, Author

What are your key areas of interest and research? My key interests are... Read more

Radiation: to be respected, not feared in the interventional setting

With the ESC Congress 2016 Annual Meeting in Rome beginning this month,... Read more

Zoom On: Alain Gebrael, Deputy General Manager, Medsquare Paris

What are your key areas of interest and research/assignment? Lean management.... Read more

Zoom On: Jorge Muniz - CEO Medcomic

What are your key areas of interest and research? I am fascinated with... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Improving Patient Outcomes

How to define, measure, and increase a positive and reimbursable outcome... Read more

Standardizing Quality of Care

How and why standardization can help healthcare providers build structure,... Read more

The Value of a Good Reputation

How healthcare providers can improve their reputation to attract more patients... Read more

Computer-Aided Diagnosis for Breast Ultrasound

Samsung Applies Deep Learning from Big Data in World-FirstThe Samsung RS80A... Read more

Fetal Examinations Assured with Samsung’s 5D Technology

The Future of UltrasoundUltrasound examinations during pregnancy have taken on... Read more

Evaluating Archive Solutions for Enterprise Image Management

This paper discusses various aspects that need to be evaluated when investing... Read more

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Antibiotics

The European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases,... Read more

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Invasive Fungal Infections

The European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases,... Read more

High-End Transport Ventilation Around the World

Interview with Georg Keunecke of FAI rent-a-jet AG on the global use of... Read more

From Our Journals

 Anthony Kurec, MS, H(ASCP). DLM

Trends in Point of Care Testing

Key Points • Point-of-care testing, with the advances in technology and...

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Technology Update: Meritas POC Analyzer - Best Decision at POC

There has been a lot of talk at the ESC Congress about sustainable cardiology...

Prof. Sharon Einav

Anaesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Interview with Professor Sharon Einav Professor Sharon Einav is Chair of...

 Wendie Berg

Breast Density and Choosing Optimal Breast Screening

DenseBreast-info.org was set up in 2015 to provide ‏education to patients...

 Matus Straka

SOCRATES: An Electronic Evaluation System to Advance Medical Trainees

Developing thorough competency in both specialty and professionalism is...

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Innovative Solutions Addressing Challenges of Complex Cardiovascular Disease

An integrated approach to interventional cardiovascular medicine According...


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