From Our Journals

Dr. Nicolin Hainc

Business Intelligence in Hospital Management

Challenges and Opportunities Using the Example of a Radiology Departme...

Dr. med. Orpheus Kolokythas

SOCRATES: An Electronic Evaluation System to Advance Medical Trainees

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

Dr. Laura Coombs, Ph.D.

Big Data Initiatives to Support Next Generation Neuroimaging of TBI

Big Data Initiatives to Support Next Generation Neuroimaging of Trauma

Prof. Jukka Takala, MD, PhD

35 Years of ISICEM

Prof. Antonio Artigas Director, Critical Care Centre, Sabadell Hospital,...

Prof. Peter G. Brindley, MD, FRCPC, FRCP, Edin

Communicating About Difficult Medical Decisions

The Most Dangerous Procedure in the Hospital?Communication is central to...

 Simona Agger Ganassi

Health and Climate Changes: The importance of the Role of the Health Sector

The Challenge of Our Times Recent years have seen an increasing awareness...

Healthcare IT
Diabetes

Telemedicine Enables Endocrinologist Visits for Diabetic Prisoners

A study published in Telemedicine and e-Health Telemedicine says that telemedicine is an option for treating diabetics in prison populations. Researchers... Read more

Europe Reaches Agreement on Medical Devices

Following the May 25th trilogue meeting Council and European Parliament reached political agreement on the medical devices and... Read more

Kansas Heart Hospital

Hackers Back for More Ransom at Kansas Heart Hospital

Hackers demanded a second ransom from Kansas Heart Hospital following a hacking incident last week that saw the organisation paying... Read more

ICU and Emergency
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ESA2016: Euroanaesthesia Opens in London

More than 6000 anaesthesiologists from across Europe are preparing to meet in London from Saturday 28 until Monday 30 May. The... Read more

Study: Higher Prevalence of Obesity in ICU

An audit from an Australian ICU found that around three-quarters of patients were overweight or obese, around 12 percent higher... Read more

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Study: EMR Alerts Used to Identify At-Risk Patients

An automated process that continuously samples electronic medical record data in real time and triggers an alert to the physician... Read more

Cardiology

Myocardial Fibrosis Identified as New Therapeutic Target

Myocardial fibrosis could be a future therapeutic target after researchers found it correlated with adverse cardiovascular outcomes... Read more

New Cardiac Imaging Technique Improves Accuracy

A new technique for cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging improves accuracy by removing patients' need to breathe, reveals... Read more

Virtual Heart Predicts Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death

There are many people who die suddenly, even though they had no risk factors for heart disease. It is believed that in the majority... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
A study using a new PET imaging agent shows that measures of tau protein in the brain more closely track cognitive decline due to Alzheimer's disease compared with long-studied measures of amyloid beta. More red color indicates more tau protein

Brain Imaging Links Alzheimer’s Decline to Tau Protein

A buildup of plaque and dysfunctional proteins in the brain are hallmarks of Alzheimer’s disease. While much Alzheimer’s research... Read more

The dual catheter OCT-IVUS imaging device can be inserted into an artery to simultaneously capture an infrared image of the arterial wall (OCT, at left) and an ultrasound image (IVUS, right) that doctors use to determine the potential that a plaque is sus

Hybrid Imaging Better in Detecting Dangerous Plaques in Arteries

Two collaborating research labs funded by the U.S. National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) have... Read more

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Book Reveals Why ‘Sharks Get Cancer, Mole Rats Don’t’

A provocative new book by Loyola Medicine radiation oncologist James S. Welsh, MD, “Sharks Get Cancer, Mole Rats Don’t: How Animals... Read more

Management and Administration
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Researchers To Study Why 50% of Italian Village Are Centenarians

300 People Have Low Rates of Heart Disease and Alzheimer’s   Researchers in the United States and Italy have teamed up to study... Read more

Which States Do Doctors Misbehave Most in the U.S.?

In fact, the percentage of doctors in the U.S. who get disciplined or pay a malpractice claim is four times less in some states... Read more

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Poor Root Fillings Caused By Stress, Strict Public Funding

Half of all root fillings in the Swedish public dental service are of poor quality and dentists admit these are difficult, associate... Read more

Blog

Zoom On: Rolf Gomes, Founder, Heart of Australia

Cardiologist Dr. Rolf Gomes founded Heart of Australia with the vision... Read more

Zoom On: Karen McQuillan, President, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, 2015-2016

Karen A. McQuillan, MS, RN, CNS-BC, CCRN, CNRN, FAAN, is  President... Read more

Zoom On: Eric Poiseau, IHE Europe Technical Project Manager Inria

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

Zoom On: Jorge Muniz - CEO Medcomic

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

Zoom On: Laura Oleaga, chair of the ESR Education Committee

Prof. Laura Oleaga, MD PhD, serves on the ESR Executive Council as chair... Read more

Zoom On: Barbara Riegel, Professor and Edith Clemmer Steinbright Chair of Gerontology

Since 1994, Barbara  Riegel has led interdisciplinary research... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Evaluating Archive Solutions for Enterprise Image Management

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

What Referring Physicians Demand from Radiology

Radiology lies at the very center of the healthcare chain. Most patients... Read more

Four Areas Where Radiology can Improve Cancer Care

Modern cancer care urgently demands new approaches. Lives are at risk,... 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


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