EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
NHS: Lack of Interoperability Increases Risks for Patients

Lack of Interoperability Increases Risks for Patients

National Health Service (NHS) patients' safety is at risk due to critical deficiencies in medical record keeping. A new... Read more

Cancer Research UK: Delays That Could Have Been Avoided

Cancer Research UK: Delays That Could Have Been Avoided

A quarter of cancer patients experienced delays, which could have been avoided, during the diagnostics, shows a recent study... Read more

Agfa Negotiates the Sale of a Part of Its Healthcare IT Business

Agfa Negotiates the Sale of a Part of Its Healthcare IT Business

The Agfa-Gevaert Group announced on December 2 the launch of exclusive negotiations with Dedalus Holding S.p.A., aiming... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
Chest CT

RSNA 2019: AI Helps Find Signs of Heart Disease on Lung Cancer Screens

  With the help of artificial intelligence (AI), researchers have developed a tool that automatically measures coronary artery... Read more

Healthcare cost prediction

RSNA 2019: Can AI Predicts Future Healthcare Costs from Chest X-rays?

Researchers from the University of California San Francisco (UCSF ) have trained deep learning (DL) applications to identify... Read more

MRI Concussion

RSNA 2019: MRI Innovation in Concussion Analysis

New research from New York University (NYU) sheds light on how damage from mild traumatic brain injury, or concussion, affects... Read more

Cardiology

Heart-on-a-Chip Technology Directly Measures In-Vivo Cardiac Performance

At the AHA Scientific Sessions in Philadelphia, data from a study of investigational candidate, MYK-491, showed that a human... Read more

ORION-10 Trial: Inclisiran Effective at Reducing LDL

Twice-yearly injections of an experimental cholesterol-lowering drug, inclisiran, were effective at reducing low-density lipoprotein... Read more

In a new study presented to heart specialists from around the world, researchers at the Intermountain Healthcare Heart Institute in Salt Lake City found that simple "nudges" in the form of texts, emails and phone calls, not only help patients fill that fi

ENCOURAGE Trial - Simple Nudges Improve Statin Prescription Adherence

Statins are an effective medication for treating patients with heart disease. They cut the risk of a second major adverse cardiac... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Promoting Family Engagement in the ICU

The environment in an intensive care unit can often be intimidating for families and visitors. In addition, the machines, beeps,... Read more

Cognitive Impairment After ARDS

Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a serious disorder that causes severe hypoxia requiring mechanical ventilation.... Read more

Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in OHCA

Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) without return of spontaneous circulation (ROSC) despite conventional resuscitation is... Read more

Healthcare IT

Cybersecurity: Key Best Practices for Protecting Health Data

With digital technology now widely used in healthcare, from doctor appointment scheduling apps to telehealth systems, risks of... Read more

Connecting Data through Crowdsourcing for AI Development

Large data sets are essential in developing artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms and tools for use in healthcare. Presagen,... Read more

The Politics of Tech Adoption in Healthcare

A new report looking into the development and use of emerging technologies, notably artificial intelligence (AI), for healthcare... Read more

Blog

#IPXSymposium Speaker Spotlight: Hisam Alahdab

Dr. Hisam Alahdab, MD, FCCP, MSHQS, is the Chief Operating, Quality... 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

ICU-Related Dysphagia

Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, Diagnostics and Treatment Due to...

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent MD, PhD

Paediatrics

It is never easy when children are in the hospital. And it is even more...

Prof. Lluís Donoso-Bach

Risk & Danger

Without risk there is no progress or development. But risk, as with any...

Dr. Cheryl Patton PhD, MHSA, RT (R)(M)

Workplace conflict

It matters how staff deal with it This study sought to answer...

Prof. Ludwig Kuntz PhD

Separate and concentrate― a sustainable business model for general hospitals?

Reducing management complexity in patient care. Research shows...

 Annick Ducher

The Role of EIT Health in Training the European Health Workforce

Summary: EIT Health, a network organisation supported by the European...

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