Decision Support

Evaluating AI-Supported CDS Systems with Real-World Evidence

A new analysis from the Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy details the data elements that real-world data (RWD) sources need... Read more

CDS Improves Cardiovascular Health in Patients with Mental Health Disorders

In a study appearing in JAMA Network Open , researchers found that primary care clinicians can significantly lower cardiovascular... Read more

Clinical Decision Support Improve Pneumonia Outcomes

A study published in the  American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine  found that using a clinical decision support (CDS)... Read more

Women's Health

NICE Endorses Magnetic Marker Liquid Probe for Breast Cancer Metastasis

The UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) now endorses the use of Magtrace and Sentimag magnetic marker... Read more

AI Catches What Radiologists Miss on Breast Screening

AI Catches What Radiologists Miss on Breast Screening

A large German study found that AI can accurately detect and localise breast cancers on screening exams missed by radiologists,... Read more

Flatiron Data Supports Using Palbociclib Plus an Aromatase Inhibitor for Metastatic Breast Cancer

Flatiron Data Supports Using Palbociclib Plus an Aromatase Inhibitor for Metastatic Breast Cancer

This Pfizer-sponsored study used de-identified data derived from the Flatiron Health Analytic Database in a retrospective observational... Read more

Enterprise Imaging

PACS Tool Monitors Learning Opportunities and Callbacks

According to a recent study published in  Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology , researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital... Read more

Join Agfa HealthCare at RSNA 2021 – Redefining Radiology

Join Agfa HealthCare at RSNA 2021 – Redefining Radiology

Agfa HealthCare will be participating at RSNA 2021, November 28th-December 2nd in Chicago, IL, USA.   Agfa HealthCare is committed... Read more

Enterprise Imaging and PACS Systems Trends

Radiology enterprise imaging platforms and picture archiving and communication systems (PACS) have evolved to facilitate workflows. Specifically,... Read more


Trends in Antimicrobial Prescribing During Hospitalisation for Sepsis

There have been concerns that the emphasis on rapid administration of antimicrobials for sepsis may result in an increase in... Read more

Serial Measurement of Pancreatic Stone Protein for Detection of Sepsis

Sepsis continues to be a challenging health problem associated with high morbidity and mortality. Approximately 48.9 million... Read more

Intravenous Vitamin C in ICU Patients with Sepsis

Sepsis is a life-threatening organ dysfunction caused by a dysregulated host response to infection. Sepsis contributes to between... Read more


Continuity of Care Between GPs and Patients Improves Patient Outcomes

Research shows that continuity of care between GPs and patients can lead to better outcomes, particularly in the elderly, as... Read more

Omicron Has Half the Risk of Long COVID Compared to Delta

New research shows that the Omicron variant is less likely to cause Long-COVID compared to the Delta variant. The findings are... Read more

FDA Approves COVID-19 Vaccine for Children Under Five

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given emergency use authorisation to the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna vaccines for... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Clinical Outcomes With and Without Direct Discharge Home

ICUs are an important part of an acute care system and provide life-sustaining treatment to critically ill patients. The level... Read more

Sleep Assessment in Critically Ill Adults

Sleep in adult patients in the ICU is severely disturbed and typically short, light and fragmented. In addition, interventions... Read more

Impact of Health Information Technology in Acute Care Settings

Critically ill patients admitted to inpatient facilities are often at risk of acute physiologic deterioration. This deterioration... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

#ECR2022: Effect of Music in Venous Catheter Placements Procedures

At ECR 2022, Florian Nima Fleckenstein, Berlin, Germany, discussed the effect of music on patient anxiety in venous catheter... Read more

#ECR2022: Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Radiology

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) was declared a public health emergency by the World Health Organization (WHO) in January... Read more

#ECR2022: Listen to Your Patients

In an interesting session at the European Congress of Radiology this week, the speakers highlighted the importance of listening... Read more

Healthcare IT

Are We Ready for AI-Ethical Decision Making?

As technology continues to evolve, the role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in decision-making processes continues to grow. Today,... Read more

EIT Health Catapult 2022 Names Health Start-Up Winners

The EIT Health Catapult 2022 competition winners, selected from 9 finalists, are digital health start-up, Ebenbuild; medtech... Read more

EIT Health Summit: From Healthcare Digitisation to Retail-isation

EIT Health Summit: From Healthcare Digitisation to Retail-isation

Lucien Engelen, founder and CEO Transform.Health, gave his vision of healthcare over the next seven years in EIT Health Summit... Read more


Speech Analysis App Predicts Worsening Heart Failure

A voice analysis app used by heart failure patients at home recognises fluid in the lungs three weeks before an unplanned hospitalisation... Read more

Air Pollution Linked to Arrhythmias

Life-threatening arrhythmias are more common on days with highly polluted air, according to research presented at Heart Failure... Read more

Everyone Fibs About How Much They Eat

According to University of Essex researchers, most people eat the equivalent of three extra McDonald's cheeseburgers a day than... Read more

Latest Journals


Is Nursing Without a Mask Strange?

Before I go on my annual leave, I thought I'd drop a line. Last... Read more

The Hologic SuperSonic™ MACH™ 40 Ultrasound System – Uses and Benefits

Dr Amy Patel, Breast Radiologist and Medical Director, Breast Care Center,... Read more

3 Software Solutions to Reinvent Processes in Healthcare

The concept of digital healthcare puts patients, their personal needs... Read more

Connecting Healthcare Providers with Patients

Traditionally, the use of healthcare services begins with an in-person... Read more

Diagnosing Non-Convulsive Seizures in the ICU: Tackling the Top Challenges

One clinical factor complicating the work of ICU physicians and nurses... 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

Thales’s End-to-End Comprehensive Offer for Connected Radiology

As in many sectors, the COVID crisis has substantially changed the... Read more

Pancreatic Stone Protein (PSP) Sepsis Test on the Abioscope® Point-Of-Care Platform

1. Sepsis: the Need for Speed Sepsis is a life-threatening form of... Read more

Image Interpretation Principles of 3D Automated Breast Ultrasound – A Case Based Introduction

Ingolf Karst, MD, PhD, MA 1 ; Nadine Gottschalk, MD 2 ; Ellen B. Mendelson,... Read more

Digital Breast Tomosynthesis in Screening – Approaches to Reduce Reading Time

Ioannis Sechopoulos, PhD Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine,... Read more

Titanium Contrast-Enhanced Mammography (TiCEM): Mammography Becomes a Functional Technique

Arlette Elizalde, MD and Luis J. Pina Insausti, MD, PhD Clínica Universidad... Read more

Hybrid Learning

The next step in transforming medical education What drives the change... Read more

From Our Journals

 Hannelore Aerts

The Reuse of Health Data: Governance and Trust As Catalysers for Quality

Summary: The European Institute’s for Innovation through Health Data...

Prof. Hans Blickman

Prof. Hans Blickman

Prof. Blickman is Vice Chair, Department of Imaging Sciences at the University...

Dr. Matteo Parotto

Outcomes after 1 week of mechanical ventilation for patients and families

We review recent findings on outcomes in adults after mechanical ventilation...

Prof Paul Chang

Paul Chang

Professor of Radiology Vice Chair, Radiology Informatics Medical Director,...

 Maria Gutiérrez-San Miguel Guilera

Building a Blueprint to Implement VBHC at Operational Level

Vall d’Hebron University Hospital is one the largest hospitals in...

Dr. Karl Brauner

Karl Brauner

Top Quote from Blog Sustainable access to affordable medicines:...

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