ICU and Emergency
Opioid Prescribing Trends - U.S., Canada and Sweden

Opioid Prescribing Trends - U.S., Canada and Sweden

A recent study, published in JAMA Network Open, reported that U.S. and Canadian patients were seven times more likely to receive... Read more

Procalcitonin-Guided Antibiotic Therapy in Severely Critically Ill Patients

Procalcitonin-Guided Antibiotic Therapy in Severely Critically Ill Patients

The controversy surrounding the efficacy of the blood infection biomarker, procalcitonin (PCT), for guidance in acute infections... Read more

Severe Hyperoxaemia Events and Mortality Among Patients in PICU

Severe Hyperoxaemia Events and Mortality Among Patients in PICU

The paediatric management of hyperoxaemia (also defined as high PaO 2 or arterial oxygenation of greater or equal to 300mmHg)... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
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

The Internet of Things and On-line Security

The Internet of Things and On-line Security

The Internet of Things (IoT) means all sorts of devices we use today, be it at home or in the workplace, are practically... Read more

Top 9 Hospital Management Tips

Top 9 Hospital Management Tips

Effective management is the key to success for any business and the same can be said for the management of hospital systems.... Read more

Cardiology

#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

#ESCCongress: How Has Social Media Changed Clinical Cardiology Practice

In a very interesting session at the #ESCCongress in Paris on the use of #SoMe in cardiology, Prof. Mamas A. Mamas of the... Read more

Healthcare IT

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

DeepMind AI Lab Founder Goes on Leave

DeepMind AI Lab Founder Goes on Leave

It has recently been reported that the co-Founder of London-based Google AI Lab, Mustafa Suleyman will be taking a leave of absence... Read more

Vendor-Driven Standards for Interoperability

Vendor-Driven Standards for Interoperability

David Hancock, the healthcare executive advisor at InterSystems, was recently elected vendor co-chair of INTEROPen , a UK collaboration... 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

Dr. Geraldine McGinty

Does radiology have a bright future?

Do AI and machine learning herald the end of radiology?   I could...

Prof. Daren Heyland MD, MSc, FRCPC

Canadian Researchers at the End of Life Network (CARENET)

Interview with Professor Daren Heyland The Canadian Researchers...

Dr. Umesh Prabhu

Happy staff, safe patients

An interview with Dr. Umesh Prabhu.  Leading NHS medical director,...

 Gianluca D'Agosta

Technology Supports Patients at Home

The European Union is not alone in facing unprecedented demographic changes...

 Usman Khan

Sustainability

The European Health Management Association (EHMA) is a non-profit...

Dr. Isabel González

Complications of decompressive craniectomy in neurological emergencies

There are a number of complications related to the use of decompressive...

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