Decision Support

OncCOVID App to Estimate Impact of Delayed Cancer Treatment

Cancer treatment delay has had significant impact on cancer-specific survival and COVID-19–specific mortality. While treatment... Read more

Head of department Anne Edvardsen shows the excellent facilities available for rehabilitation

Online Rehabilitation At Home Established In Record Time

In March, when the whole country locked down, almost 150 patients were undergoing their rehabilitation stay at the LHL... Read more

DETECT Study: Fitness Trackers Can Predict COVID-19

The first six weeks data from the DETECT study show that wearable fitness devices can improve public health efforts to control... Read more

Women's Health

Hologic & Partners Launch Project Health Equality to Help Transform The Care Women of Color Receive

Initiative Addresses Structural and Cultural Barriers to High-quality, Culturally Competent Health Care for Black and Hispanic... Read more

Breast Surgery Portfolio

One of the first questions a woman may ask once she has been diagnosed with breast cancer is, “When will I get back to live my... Read more

Triple Negative Breast Cancer: Advances in Treatment

Researchers, Yashar Mashayekhi and Amirmohammad Heidari, from the University of Buckingham Medical School (UK) recently presented... Read more

Enterprise Imaging

Leeds Hospitals Improve Image Sharing Across Yorkshire With Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (LTHT) has successfully implemented Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging (EI) solution,... Read more

Enterprise Imaging: Going All In!

The Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (USA) took the bold decision to make care records and images from all their patients... Read more

Lieven Hermans - Enterprise Imaging Platform

Transforming Project Management

By customizing the project management methodology to the unique needs of an Enterprise Imaging implementation, Agfa HealthCare... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

Healthcare Leaders Discuss Pandemic Role of the Chief Wellness Officer

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare systems struggled to manage the mental health and wellbeing of their diverse healthcare... Read more

UN: Global Shortage of Nearly 1 Million Midwives Will Cost Lives

A new  report from the United Nations raises the alarm on the number of midwives, warning that millions of lives could be saved... Read more

Call to Action: We Must Address Mental and Physical Needs of Female Staff

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a significant toll on women working in health and social care in the UK, a newly released report... Read more

ICU and Emergency

In-Hospital Cardiac Arrests in Patients With COVID-19

Clinical manifestation and outcomes of patients with COVID-19 vary significantly. Most patients experience mild disease, but... Read more

Culture-Negative and Culture-Positive Sepsis or Septic Shock

Incidence of sepsis and septic shock has been increasing consistently, and the morbidity and mortality associated with this is... Read more

Precision Medicine and COVID-19

Precision medicine has been an important goal in healthcare. Researchers have been focused on generating new disease subclassifications... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

AI uses ECG and X-ray Results to diagnose Arrhythmic Disorders

Researchers from the Kobe University Hospital, Japan, have developed an AI that uses multiple types of test data to predict the... Read more

One Year Later: Imaging Findings during Covid-19

In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, medical imaging methods are playing a more prominent role, especially in relation to the primary... Read more

artificial intelligence

AI to support Breast Tomosynthesis Image Interpretation

Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) is increasingly used in breast cancer screening, as it increases sensitivity of mammography.... Read more

Healthcare IT

New Navigation System to Guide Robots in Emergency Rooms

Emergency departments (ED) can be crowded, busy, face-paced spaces manned by healthcare workers (HWC) who are overworked and... Read more

Novel 3D 'Lung-On-A-Chip' Model to Test New COVID-19 Therapies

COVID-19 is the most recent, but certainly not the only condition to affect and cause serious damage to the lung. Asthma, COPD,... Read more

Will Your Mobile Phone Soon Be Able to Detect COVID-19?

Will Your Mobile Phone Soon Be Able to Detect COVID-19?

The NIH   recently approved a 24-month grant for researchers to develop sensors that can be embedded into mobile devices which... Read more

Cardiology

World Hypertension Day - 17 May 2021

Today, May 17, is World Hypertension Day . The theme this year is Measure Your Blood Pressure Accurately, Control It, Live... Read more

Needles or Fangs? COVID-19 Vaccine at Dracula’s Castle

A COVID-19 vaccine centre has been set up at Dracula's castle in Transylvania. Healthcare professionals with fang stickers on... Read more

Verdict: NSAIDS Do NOT Worsen COVID-19 Outcomes

The verdict is in. Findings from the ISARIC CCP-UK (International Severe Acute Respiratory and Emerging Infection Consortium... Read more

Blog

An Epiphany from Inside the COVID-19 Crisis in the UK

The Lockdown May End, But Nursing Will Continue My dear readers it is... 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

Tsunami of COVID-19 Patients in India

Expert Interview with Prof Shirish Prayag, Director, Critical Care Medicine... Read more

While perioperative care is optimized, patients die unmonitored in wards!

There is a high demand for a comfortable, small and mobile... 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

Digital Healthcare Focus: European Hospitals on Fire (FHIR) EMH-onFHIR

In this space I will explore monthly topics, from concepts to technologies,... Read more

Top Telemedicine Platforms: Features and Services

The World Health Organization (WHO) defines telemedicine  as the... Read more

4 Things To Start Doing Today to Reduce Medical Errors

1. Practise Good Self-Care It’s vital for your personal wellbeing that... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Holistic Decision-Making in a Digital World

Smart data integration and decision support along the patient pathway... 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

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

Mitigating a Post-COVID-19 Surge With Integrated Technology

Despite a falling number of COVID–19 patients in ICU, imaging departments... Read more

From Our Journals

Prof. Matthias Totzeck

The Recertification Process of a Chest Pain Unit (CPU)

With chest pain a leading reason for an emergency room visit, what is...

Prof Dr Paul Timmers

Hotspot: AI and Ethics in Health Innovation

Summary: AI holds great promise, yet also raises many ethical questions....

Dr. Rolf Gomes

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Prof. Hans Kristian Flaatten

Publiometrics

The significance of research or researchers is frequently discussed and...

 Diane Craig

White Coats in the Boardroom

Why Executive Presence is Compulsory for Highly-Qualified Healthcare...

 Pieter Depuydt

Controversies in Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia Diagnosis

Ventilator-associated pneumonia is a ‏major complication of mechanical...

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