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Women's Health

Tomosynthesis and Multi-disciplinary Teams at EUSOBI

  The European Society of Breast Imaging (EUSOBI) is preparing to open its doors to nearly 1000 participants from across... Read more

Surveillance MRI in breast cancer survivors

The addition of breast MRI to mammography in screening breast cancer survivors for new cancers results in higher cancer detection... Read more

Dense breasts, breast cancer risk, and screening choices in 2019

Approximately 50% of women in the United States between the ages of 40 to 74 years old have dense breasts (an estimated 27.6... Read more

Healthcare IT
EIT Health

EIT Awards €6 mln to Health Start-ups

EIT Health has awarded 120 health start-ups €6 mln to fast track innovative products and services to the market under... Read more

AI jobs

Doomsday Threat of Automation Taking Jobs Unfounded Says Canadian Government

The Canadian government has said a ‘doomsday’ scenario where automation would make half of Canadian jobs redundant as... Read more

Our Top 15 Technology Stories from 2019

As the year draws to a close, we take a look at our most viewed technology stories across our 2019 news and journals.  ... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
Healthcare Trends to Watch in 2020

Healthcare Trends to Watch in 2020

The beginning of the year is the time to make predictions for the future. Let us take a look at what some major analysts... Read more

Meaningful Connection with Patients: 5 Simple Practices for Clinicians

Meaningful Connection with Patients: Five Simple Practices

Human connection between a physician and a patient, though central to clinical care, is being increasingly neglected... Read more

High Cost of Healthcare Bureaucracy in U.S.

High Cost of Healthcare Bureaucracy in U.S.

In 2017, Americans spent $812 billion on healthcare paperwork (over a third, 34.2%, of total expenditures for doctor visits, hospitals,... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
Imaging

Costly Radiology Callbacks Erode Patient Trust: How To Reduce Them?

Imaging "callbacks" refer to instances when patients are asked to undergo a repeat or additional radiologic examination. While... Read more

AI Breast Cancer Diagnosis Matches Two Doctors

A newly-published study in the journal Nature suggests that AI diagnoses breast cancer from mammograms more accurately than... Read more

Our Top 10 Imaging Stories from 2019

As the year draws to a close, we take a look at our ten most viewed Imaging stories across our 2019 news and journals.... Read more

Cardiology

Long Naps, Sleep More Than Nine Hours Increases Risk of Stroke

People who take long naps during the day or sleep nine or more hours at night may have an increased risk of stroke, according... Read more

ESC Statistics 2019: Middle-Income European Countries Most Affected by CVD

Middle-income countries shoulder the bulk of morbidity and mortality from cardiovascular disease (CVD) in Europe, according to... Read more

Common Heart Drugs Linked With Less Heart Damage from Cancer Therapy

Cancer patients receiving common heart drugs have less heart damage from cancer therapy, according to research presented... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Transfusions Using Fresh Red Blood Cells vs Older Cells

In critically ill children, transfusion is quite frequent. A 2009-2010 study reports that approximately 10 to 20% of critically... Read more

Risk Factors for ARDS in Mechanically Ventilated Adults

Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is an inflammatory process that could lead to diffuse oedema and hypoxaemic respiratory... Read more

Biomarker-Guided Antibiotic Stewardship in Suspected Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia

Ventilator-associated pneumonia carries enormous morbidity and mortality, including prolonging hospital stay and increasing... Read more

Blog

To Have a Healthy Work Environment, Mind the Gap

Staffing. Burnout. Retention. Quality. You don’t often speak to direct... Read more

Zoom On: Prof. Mamas A. Mamas

Prof. Mamas A Mamas is a structural interventional cardiologist, treating... Read more

2020: Year of the Nurse and the Midwife

This New Year is significant for World Health as the World Health... 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

Reinventing breast tomosynthesis

Expanding leadership based on clinical evidence  In early September,... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Spreading Point-Of-Care Ultrasound Across Northern Spain

The rapid scanning and dynamic imaging capabilities offered by point-of-care... Read more

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 contaminati 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

Dr. med. Orpheus Kolokythas

SOCRATES: An Electronic Evaluation System to Advance Medical Trainees

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

 Anna Frejd

Stockholm Science City Foundation: Hagastaden

Stockholm is cranking up the volume when it comes to life science opportunities

 Ann Marie O'Grady

Ann Marie O'Grady: New Healthmanagement.Org Exec Editor-In-Chief

Meet HealthManagement.org's new E-i-C for EXEC and find out what she...

Prof. Mervyn Maze MBChB

Xenon limits brain damage following cardiac arrest

Xenon and brain injury. Xenon, a chemically inert but biologically...

Prof. Greg S Martin

The Intersection of Big Data, AI, Precision & Predictive Medicine to Create the Future

Over the next 50 years, critical care will evolve from a system that...

Dr. Darryl Abrams MD

Chronic respiratory dialysis

Extracorporeal carbon dioxide removal is emerging as a potential strategy...

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