Cardiology

Machine learning tool to recognise cardiac arrest in emergency calls

Emergency medical dispatchers fail to identify approximately 25% of cases of out of hospital cardiac arrest, thus lose the... Read more

Cardiologists and burnout

Physician burnout is an area of serious concern in healthcare in nearly all specialties, including cardiology. Surveys conducted... Read more

2019 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for the Management of AF

An update of the 2014 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for the Management of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation has been released. The... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Predicting difficult intubation

Endotracheal intubation is often required for major surgical procedures and for respiratory support in critically ill patients.... Read more

Scribes improve emergency physicians’ productivity

A multicentre randomised trial in Australia demonstrated that the use of scribes improved emergency physicians’ productivity,... Read more

Finding ways to humanise the ICU

In the ICU, clinicians attending to a patient on the brink of death may neglect to carefully consider what the patient is... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

'One Stick Standard': vascular access using ultrasound

Executive Summary The majority of critical care patients (80%) undergo central venous catheterisations (CVCs) for administration... Read more

Latest AI applications in breast imaging

Executive Summary In this article to appear in HealthManagement the Journal on 22 February 2019, authors Jonas... Read more

AI powers radiologists

Executive Summary Artificial intelligence ( AI ) is clearly the new trend in automation. This article, "The AI-powered... Read more

Healthcare IT

Non-traditional stakeholders making waves in healthcare

Amazon, a name closely attached to retail and consumer goods, is also attracting a lot of attention as it makes an aggressive... Read more

Blockchain genomics marketplace

Dr. Axel Schumacher, who has worked in the field of genetics for more than 20 years, says humanity is witnessing the beginning... Read more

Medical device partnerships for better healthcare solutions

Technology keeps advancing rapidly that manufacturers of medical devices are always on the lookout for tech developers who... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

3 ways to contain medicine costs and shortages

With drug prices and supply often at odds with each other, for example when supplies are plentiful but costs reach sky-high... Read more

Top 2019 tech threats

9 top hospital IT threats in 2019

ECRI Institute has recently released its annual list of top healthcare technology threats that hospitals could face in 2019.... Read more

Break the Chain, Break the Silence: Stop Nurse Bullying Now

Working in an environment where abuse and bullying is the norm has a damaging impact on individual nurses and creates an unhealthy... Read more

Blog

For universal healthcare, quality is not the icing, it’s the cake

Imagine this nightmare scenario. You are diagnosed with renal cancer.... Read more

How are robots improving cardiovascular medicine?

Robots were first used in cardiovascular medicine in the late 1990s... Read more

Empowering patients with Blockchain

  Blockchain is more than just a technology that allows us to do what... Read more

The establishment and provision of an acute kidney injury service at a tertiary renal centre

The acute kidney injury service at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS... Read more

#pinksocks changing the world with gifting

HealthManagement.org talks  with # pinksocks founder Nick Adkins Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Telemedicine – a new model for pre-hospital ultrasound?

FUJIFILM SonoSite’s M-Turbo point-of-care (POC) ultrasound systems will... Read more

7 Ways to Improve Patient Outcomes in the New World of Value-Based Care

Introduction   Hospitals around the world are under increasing... Read more

7 Ways to Maximize your Hospital’s Reputation

Executive summary A hospital’s reputation can do much to help... Read more

Taking the Mystery Out of Machine Learning

Radiologists have been taught to fear machine learning.  It means what... Read more

Raising Care Standards to Enhance Patient Outcomes

Executive summary Hospitals are under increasing pressure to... Read more

Seven Steps to a More Efficient and Resilient IT Solution

Efficient patient-centric care models require consolidating mountains... Read more

Breaking Down Silos: Delivering True Clinical Value From a VNA

The vendor neutral archive offers one of the best opportunities... Read more

Clinical And Economic Effects Of The i-Stat POCT Solution

INTRODUCTION   In Germany, emergency departments (EDs) often... Read more

Establishment of Ambulatory Emergency Services at James Paget University Hospital

INTRODUCTION   A study of emergency admissions in England found... Read more

Canterbury Hospital, Australia

Located in Sydney’s Inner west, Canterbury Hospital has just over... Read more

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Antibiotics

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

From Our Journals

Prof. John West MD, PhD, DSc

Reaching the Heights of Respiratory Physiology

Professor John B. West is a renowned respiratory physiologist and r...

 Jason Duran MD, PhD

Biomarkers in Heart Failure

Cardiac biomarkers, including natriuretic peptides and troponins, have...

 Anna Sort

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 Tobias Gilk

Design for Imaging

‘Making It Work’ vs. ‘Making It Fit’   When it comes to design...

Prof. Lluís Donoso-Bach

Risk & Danger

Without risk there is no progress or development. But risk, as with any...

 Joseph Castillo MSc

MRI Care Pathway: Supporting a Quality Management System

In any MRI unit, service quality as experienced by patients depends on...

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