Cardiology

Survived a heart attack? But what about the depression?

According to new findings published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, heart attack patients with prolonged... Read more

Machine learning to recognise cardiac arrest in emergency calls

Nearly 600,000 people in the US and Europe combined sustain an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) annually. OHCA is a... Read more

Potential of mobile health apps in facilitating weight loss

Effective weight management is critical for controlling chronic diseases as well as maintaining physical health. Over the... Read more

ICU and Emergency

#EA19: Resuscitation in septic shock: is less better?

On Day 2 of the Euroanaesthesia Congress 2019 (#EA19), there was a session on Resuscitation in septic shock: is less better?... Read more

#EA19: Assessing delirium in the ICU

Dr. Ulf Guenther from Germany made an excellent presentation today at Euroanaesthesia 2019 #EA19 on assessing delirium in... Read more

#EA19 kicks off in Vienna

The opening ceremony of Euroanaesthesia2019 #EA19 kicked off this morning in Vienna, Austria. The ceremony began with some... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

Radiology and AI perspectives through social media

Keeping 'an ear to the ground' through social media to follow and join in conversations regarding the impact and potential of... Read more

AI and teleradiology impact healthcare

Teleradiology and artificial intelligence (AI) can work hand-in-hand and align their respective potential to greatly impact healthcare... Read more

How-to 'Twitter': Starter's guide to navigating the radiology Twitterverse

A starter’s guide for radiologists unfamiliar with Twitter to highlight benefits of active Twitter involvement and remove perceived... Read more

Healthcare IT

4 ways to protect data beyond endpoint

Data collection is accelerated by the Internet of Things (IoT) with the use of both onsite and remote IT systems, apps and... Read more

Data trust: UK calls for 'public good' test in landmark study

  A cross-party think tank Policy Connect and the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Data Analytics in the UK, have... Read more

Design and tech expertise influence patient HIT engagement

Researchers at Penn State University say that people who are confident about machine performance and their own abilities... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

The VBHC evolution 2014-2019

Prof. dr. Fred van Eenennaam and Meagan Jongepier offer an overview on the achievements of the Value Based-Health Care... Read more

Brexit: UK Government makes decision on EU healthcare workers

European Union (EU) health workers can still work in the UK even if it leaves the EU with a no-deal... Read more

How design can eliminate bacteria in OR

Traffic flow in hospitals can help spread microbiota. Researchers examining the influence of traffic and other factors on... Read more

Blog

Taking Responsibility for Avoidable Patient Deaths

Unmonitored opioid deaths at home after surgery. Primum... Read more

Targeted therapy for cancer

Driving the change in cancer treatment An overview of targeted... 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: Bernd Saugel

Bernd Saugel, MD, EDIC is a Professor of Anesthesiology and works as... 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

Spotlight on: Hospital Español de México: The importance of a culture of safety

Mexico City’s historic Hospital Español is the first International hospital... 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

7 Ways to Improve Patient Outcomes in the New World of Value-Based Care

Introduction   Hospitals around the world are under increasing... Read more

7 Ways to Maximize your Hospital’s Reputation

Executive summary A hospital’s reputation can do much to help... 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

Breaking Down Silos: Delivering True Clinical Value From a VNA

The vendor neutral archive offers one of the best opportunities... Read more

Canterbury Hospital, Australia

Located in Sydney’s Inner west, Canterbury Hospital has just over... Read more

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 Daniela Quaggia

Groundbreaking Pain Management Initiatives in Europe

The Active Citizenship Network has launched a prize for good practices...

Prof. Nino Stocchetti

Fluid Choices in Brain Injury

Fluid management for acute brain damage has changed profoundly in the...

Dr. Christopher Peter Nickson MBChB, MClinEpid, FACEM, FCICM

Free Open-Access Medical education (FOAM) and critical care

This article describes the nature of FOAM (Free Open-Access Medical...

Prof. Jan Wernerman Senior consultant

Indirect Calorimetry to Measure Energy Requirements: From Consensus to Daily Practice

Why Personalize Nutrition Therapy?   The need for personalized...

 Hans Vandewyngaerde

The Road Ahead

Value Based Healthcare and HIT   It has been more than 10 years...

Prof. Antonio Artigas MD, PhD

35 Years of ISICEM

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

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