Decision Support

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

Siemens Healthineers at HIMSS 2022

Siemens Healthineers at HIMSS 2022

Siemens Healthineers will participate at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society conference - HIMSS 2022... Read more

Women's Health

Talk. Test. Treat. STDs are Preventable, Treatable, and Mostly Curable

Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Awareness Week is observed in the U.S. yearly during the second whole week of April. The U.S.... Read more

AI as Second Reader Performs Well in Breast Cancer Screening

Researchers from the Cancer Registry of Norway demonstrated that a commercial artificial intelligence (AI) system could detect... Read more

Hologic Opens New Innovation Center in France

Innovation Center in Aix-en-Provence, France (Photo: Business Wire) --The state-of-the-art facility in Aix-en-Provence... 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

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
Many U.S. Hospitals Unhappy with the CMS Price Transparency Regulation

Many U.S. Hospitals Unhappy with the CMS Price Transparency Regulation

Global research firm KLAS (Salt Lake City, UT USA) recently released a report on U.S. hospital perceptions of price transparency... Read more

The Omicron XE Variant

The Omicron XE Variant

Omicron XE is spreading in the U.K. and elsewhere. This variant comes as the U.K. faces a surge of new COVID-19 infections. Currently,... Read more

The Impact of Staffing Shortages on Patient Safety

The Impact of Staffing Shortages on Patient Safety

A recent study published in the  American Journal of Infection Control  showed that staff shortages and the extra burden on... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Continuous Monitoring of Patients Using Wearable Technology

Vital sign deterioration may be preventable if strategies are used to identify patients at a higher risk. Early Warning Score... Read more

VA-LRTI Infections in COVID-19

COVID-19 continues to create a strain on healthcare systems around the world. Approximately 10-30% of COVID-19 patients admitted... Read more

Gram Stain-Guided Antibiotic Therapy in Patients With VAP

The increase of multidrug-resistant (MDR) organisms in ICUs is a well-recognised threat. Due to a lack of development of new pharmaceutical... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

AI Uses MRI Data to Predict Sudden Death from Arrhythmia

Johns Hopkins University researchers (Baltimore, MD, USA) recently developed a deep-learning-based algorithm capable of predicting... Read more

Ultrasound in Diagnosing Bone Stress Injuries

Ultrasound in Diagnosing Bone Stress Injuries

Ultrasound was compared to MRI in assessing lower stress injuries in a study recently published in The Journal of Ultrasound... Read more

Heart Ultrasound Determines Dementia Risk

Heart Ultrasound Determines Dementia Risk

A research team led by Dr. Lin Yee Chen from the University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN USA) recently described cardiac markers... Read more

Healthcare IT
The European Union Adopts Artificial Intelligence Recommendations

The European Union Adopts Artificial Intelligence Recommendations

Europe is moving toward comprehensive legislation regulating artificial intelligence (AI) across industry sectors. This is an... Read more

NHS Blueprint for Testing Bias in AI Models

NHS Blueprint for Testing Bias in AI Models

The UK’s National Health Service (NHS) is trialling a programme designed to identify and eradicate algorithmic biases in systems... Read more

HIMSS 2022 is 14-18 March!

HIMSS 2022 is 14-18 March!

HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) is a global advisor, thought leader, and member-based society committed... Read more

Cardiology

Nursing Leadership Practices and Patient Outcomes

Patient outcomes are dependent on several different factors, including the quality of care delivered to the patients, the experience... Read more

Hospitalised COVID-19 Patients More Likely to Die Than Those With Influenza

Adults (aged 18 or older) hospitalised with COVID-19 are at higher risk of complications and death than those with influenza,... Read more

Childhood Risk Factors That Predict Heart Attacks in Adulthood

In the world’s largest international prospective cardiovascular disease study, five childhood risk factors that predict stroke... Read more

Blog

How to Find the Right IT Partner for Your Telemedicine Solution

It’s 2022 and public health is undergoing an unprecedented digital transformati Read more

Digitalisation in Healthcare – Embracing Digital Front Doors

Herbert Staehr serves as Global Head of Transforming Care Delivery for... 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

Patient Safety in Endoscopy – The Podcast

Increasing collaboration between health care providers and... Read more

Connected Care and Utilisation of Patient Data

Connecting care teams to patients can drive patient engagement and improve... 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

Abionic's Unique Sepsis Detection Solution

Based in Switzerland, Abionic is an in vitro diagnostic company, uniquely... Read more

Maximizing the Benefits of COVID-19 Vaccines with the Right Serological Tests

Background  Since the end of 2019, the world has been fighting the unprec Read more

Clinical Decision Support for Prostate Cancer Care

Executive Summary  Cancer care is becoming increasingly complex... Read more

Improving Medical Technology Management Through Value Partnerships

Executive Summary  Value Partnerships™ are the enduring relationships... Read more

How to Create the Healing Environment of the Future

The human-centered approach to healthcare facility planning and design.... Read more

3DQuorum™ Imaging Technology

Improving radiologist performance through Artificial Intelligence... Read more

From Our Journals

Dr Begona San Jose

Patients’ Revolution, Patients’ Evolution

Healthcare is in constant change. Today the change is driven by the...

 Steve Rowland-Jones

Bringing live music to adults and children across healthcare

Founded in the same year as the NHS and celebrating its 70th birthday...

 Lou Adler

On hiring

A change in strategy rather than more efficient technology will...

 Shahar Alon

Treating Complex Diseases With Expansion Technology

Expansion technology is a step forward in efforts to treat complex...

 Sherry Polhill

Lab automisation opens new revenue doors

How can lab automisation improve analysis services and open doors for...

 Diane Whitehouse

Europe’s Momentum Towards Telemedicine Deployment

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