ICU and Emergency

Large Decreases in ICU-Acquired Infections - National Infection Campaign

ICUs in the UK have seen an 80% drop in bloodstream infections according to NIHR Guy's and St Thomas' Biomedical Research Centre-funded... Read more

Energy Balance in Obese, Mechanically Ventilated Patients in ICU

Clinical evidence shows that overfeeding critically ill patients is associated with poor outcomes. Obesity is a major challenge... Read more

Noninvasive Ventilation in Early Stage Mild ARDS

Noninvasive Ventilation in Early Stage Mild ARDS

A recent study assessed the ability of early noninvasive ventilation (NIV) intervention to decrease the need for invasive ventilation... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
Consumerism in Healthcare

Consumerism in Healthcare

The growing trend of consumerism in healthcare is drawing more attention to the provision of high-quality care at reasonable... Read more

Digitalising Healthcare

Digitalising Healthcare

Digitalisation has made a huge impact on life today, this is not only seen in manufacturing but also communications and particularly... Read more

Choosing the Right Hosting Platform

Choosing the Right Hosting Platform

Health systems, especially those with a large network of facilities, are finding it a challenge to store and manage the ever... Read more

Healthcare IT
Bills, Claims and Analysis: Blockchain in Healthcare

Bills, Claims and Analysis: Blockchain in Healthcare

Increasing need to store and secure medical data, including sensitive patient information, is among key factors behind the expanded... Read more

How 'AI Hesitancy' is Hindering Healthcare

How 'AI Hesitancy' is Hindering Healthcare

Artificial intelligence is behind the development of innovative tools that are increasingly used in healthcare, including health... Read more

Staff Training Urgently Needed for Healthcare Cybersecurity

In healthcare, digitalisation is playing increasingly more important role in streamlining processes and workflows to improve... Read more

Cardiology

#ESCCongress: DAPA-HF Trial - Reduction in Cardiovascular Death, Hospitalisation

The DAPA-HF study findings were presented today by Dr. John McMurray at the ESC Congress in Paris.  DAPA-HF is an international,... Read more

#ESCCongress: THEMIS/THEMIS-PCI Findings - Minimal Benefits Observed

Investigators from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Greater Paris University Hospitals - AP-HP/Université de Paris presented... Read more

#ESCCongress: PARAGON-HF Trial Misses Endpoint

Findings from the PARAGON-HF trial were presented in the first hot-line session at the ESC Congress today in Paris. Investigators... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
Real-Time Triaging of Adult Chest Radiographs

Real-Time Triaging of Adult Chest Radiographs

A recent study tested the ability of an artificial intelligence (AI) system to triage adult chest radiographs in real-time. Based... Read more

Increased AI Presence at RSNA 2019

  RSNA have announced Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications will feature prominently at the 105th Scientific Assembly... Read more

Ultrasound-Guided Intravenous Lines

Ultrasound-Guided Intravenous Lines

Research published in Annals of Emergency Medicine demonstrates the benefits of using ultrasound to give guidance to caregivers... Read more

Blog

Zoom on: Dr Jannicke Mellin-Olsen

  Dr Jannicke Mellin-Olsen was the first female doctor in Norway to... Read more

Zoom On: Rolf Rossaint

Rolf Rossaint is a Professor and Chairman of the Department of... Read more

The Urgent Need for Digital Skills in Healthcare

Technology is playing a larger role than ever in healthcare, and with... Read more

What does the competitive landscape for your areas of specialisation look like?

What are the factors that drive innovation and change? AI in... Read more

Zoom On: Chelsea Beecher - Innovator of the Year

Chelsea Beecher serves as the Director of Development for the American... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Evaluation of the Microbial Tightness of Mini-Spike® 2 Chemo V - A Closed System Transfer Device

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function by means of... Read more

Closed Infusion Systems Including Caresite® Extension Set Prevent Microbial Contamination

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function of closed infusion... Read more

Evaluation of the Microbial Tightness of the Safeflow Valve - A Closed System Transfer Device

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function by means of... Read more

Peterborough City Hospital One for all – standardising medical equipment

Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is widely used in hospitals across... Read more

How to improve patient-ventilator synchrony

Waveform analysis and optimization of ventilator settings... Read more

UCI Health: Spotlight on Central-line associated bloodstream infections

Central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI) result from c... Read more

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center: Spotlight on Sepsis

In 2015, UPMC a global multi-hospital system that has over 40 hospitals... Read more

Telemedicine – a new model for pre-hospital ultrasound?

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

Taking the Mystery Out of Machine Learning

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

Seven Steps to a More Efficient and Resilient IT Solution

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

Canterbury Hospital, Australia

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

From Our Journals

 Donna Cryer JD

Patients Mentoring Executives: Mutual Benefits

Patient-centric healthcare has come strongly into focus in recent years....

 Pēteris Zilgalvis

Big Data for Health in Europe

In 2010, the European Commission proposed the 10-year strategy, Europe...

Dr. Thomas Hemmerling MSc, MD, DEAA

An Introduction to Robots in Anaesthesia

Technological advancement has made robots an integral part of several...

 Shirley Cramer

The Challenges of Integration

“Buzzwords abound in healthcare. The latest, ‘Integration’, will only...

 Melissa Culp MEd, RT(R)(MR)

RAD-AID International and Global Health Radiology

RAD-AID is a non-governmental organisation with a mission to promote...

 Neil Glassford

Albumin Administration in Sepsis: The Case for and Against

Serum albumin is an essential plasma protein, with a variety of homeostatic...

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