Decision Support

Siemens Healthineers Shape 22 Keynote - It’s Time to Team Up!

On November 15, Siemens Healthineers CEO Bernd Montag will host the @SiemensHealth Shape 22 Keynote. This is an annual signature... Read more

University of Florida to Use DreaMed Decision-Support

The Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic at the University of Florida (Gainesville, FL USA) will begin using the Advisor Pro Decision-Support... Read more

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Siemens Healthineers adds Lung Cancer to its AI Pathway Companion

Siemens Healthineers recently added non-small cell lung cancer support to its AI Pathway Companion. Currently supported pathways... Read more

Women's Health

Women Prefer False Alarms Over Missed Cancers in Breast Cancer Screening

A large German study found that most women who participate in breast cancer screening prefer a reliable cancer diagnosis over... Read more

#RSNA2021: Hologic to Host Innovative Product Experiences and Information Sessions

Hologic  will showcase its extensive portfolio of breast and skeletal health products, including screening and diagnostics solutions, breast... Read more

Cervical Cancer Cut by 87% in HPV-Vaccinated Women

New research, funded by Cancer Research UK and published in The Lancet, found 87% lower cervical cancer rates in English women... 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
Supreme Court Face-off Looms for U.S. COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

Supreme Court Fight Looms for U.S. COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments challenging the Biden administration’s COVID-19 vaccine mandates for businesses... Read more

EU Approves 5th COVID-19 Vaccine, by Novavax

EU Approves 5th COVID-19 Vaccine, by Novavax

The European Commission granted conditional marketing authorisation for Novavax’s COVID-19 Vaccine for individuals 18 years or... Read more

Choosing Wisely Identifies 600+ Low-Value Care Services in the U.S.

Choosing Wisely Identifies 600+ Low-Value Care Services in the U.S.

Discussions for reducing health care costs often concentrate on high-value care. Low-value care, which are services that provide... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia in Patients With COVID-19

A major challenge in ICUs even before the COVID-19 pandemic was ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP). However, now that the... Read more

Respiratory Management Strategies for AHRF

Acute hypoxaemic respiratory failure (AHRF) is one of the most common causes of admission to the ICU. It has a mortality rate... Read more

Omicron Puts Scientists on Alert

There is panic around the globe as news of a new variant of coronavirus circulated this week. The variant is believed to harbour... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
ECR Postpones Onsite 2022 Meeting to July

ESR Postpones Onsite 2022 Meeting to July

Given the ongoing challenges brought about by the global pandemic, the European Society of Radiology (ESR) President Prof Dr... Read more

Patient Satisfaction Drives Imaging Volumes for Outpatient MRI Clinics

Patient Satisfaction Drives Imaging Volumes for Outpatient MRI Clinics

A study recently published in Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology found that outpatient imaging volumes increase in MRI... Read more

Novel Technologies in Interventional Radiology

Novel Technologies in Interventional Radiology

A panel of experts at RSNA 2021 presented recent technological breakthroughs in interventional radiology. These spanned advances... Read more

Healthcare IT
How to Improve Diagnostic AI in Medicine?

How to Improve Diagnostic AI in Medicine?

The University of Johannesburg recently publicised a study published in Informatics in Medicine Unlocked examining how to improve... Read more

Smartphone App Could Improve Aspirin Use in Preeclampsia

Smartphone App Could Improve Aspirin Use in Preeclampsia

Hypertension disorder in pregnancy, preeclampsia, affects about 1 in every 20 pregnancies globally and usually appears after... Read more

Deep Learning Reduces Need for Gadolinium Contrast

Deep Learning Reduces Need for Gadolinium Contrast

Gadolinium-based contrast agents (GBCAs), used during MRI scans, enhance brain tissue contrast. GBCAs are crucial for brain tumour... Read more

Cardiology

American Heart Association - New Dietary Guidelines for Heart Health

The American Heart Association has released new dietary recommendations, the first time in nearly 15 years. The new recommendations... Read more

BREAKING NEWS: COVID-19 Pill Receives First Authorisation in the World

U.K.’s Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency has authorised the first oral antiviral medicine for treating mild-to-moderate... Read more

Facebook’s Metaverse Could Revolutionise Healthcare

Facebook has recently announced its evolution and rebranding into Meta. As per Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, “Meta” is... Read more

Blog

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

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

COVID-19 Vaccinations: A Long-Term Strategy

The World Health Organization labelled the Omicron variant... Read more

Shaping the Artificial Intelligence of the Future

In 2014, Stephen Hawking had warned that ‘the development of full artificial... 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

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

Genius AI™ Detection for Breast Tomosynthesis

Improving radiologist performance and workflow through deep learning... Read more

Why Should We Be Measuring Ionized Magnesium?

Dennis Begos , MD, FACS, FACRS Associate Director, Medical... Read more

From Our Journals

 Julie Benbenishty

Israeli Society of Cardiac and Intensive Care Nursing

The Israeli Cardiac and Intensive Care Nursing Society is very active...

Prof. Massimo Antonelli

Introduction

The intensive care unit (ICU) is a complex environment, due to the surroundings

Dr. Kuban Naidoo

The Calm Before the Storm

Preparing intensive care capacity for the COVID-19 pandemic at a tertiary...

MD,PHD Per Skaane

Screening with Breast Tomosynthesis : An Emerging Reality

The amount of clinical proof for the efficacy of Tomosynthesis in screening...

Dr. Yeow Chan

Why Intensivists Should Participate in Home Ventilation Teams

A historical review of the birth of intensive care medicine and home...

Prof. Nilesh Mehta

Emerging Concepts in Nutritional Therapy for the Critically Ill Child

Prudent strategies to optimise nutrition for the critically ill child,...

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