ICU and Emergency
Mechanical Ventilation Effects on Neurocognitive Functions

Mechanical Ventilation Effects on Neurocognitive Functions

The hypothesis that mechanical ventilation (MV) can cause neurotoxicity in critically ill patients has long been debated. First... Read more

Psychological Consequences of ICU Admission

Psychological Consequences of ICU Admission

Consequences of psychological distress in the ICU needs to be addressed, due to the frequent occurrence of anxiety, delirium,... Read more

Clinical Examination for Prediction of Mortality in Critically Ill Patients

Patients admitted to the ICU have a high mortality rate. Even those who survive the stay tend to suffer from long-term morbidity... Read more

Cardiology
Social Media and Opportunities for Cardiovascular Medicine

Social Media and Opportunities for Cardiovascular Medicine

The influence of Social Media (SoMe) is significant, with over 2 billion users worldwide and over 70% of Americans participating... Read more

#ESC2019 Preview: PARAGON-HF Trial

Topline findings from the Phase III PARAGON-HF study have just been announced. Full results of the trial will be presented... Read more

Finding the Sweet Spot Between Cardiovascular and Diabetes Care

Finding the Sweet Spot Between Cardiovascular and Diabetes Care

Today in healthcare, more emphasis is being placed on treating the patient rather than a particular disease. In this sense, it... Read more

Healthcare IT

IT and Clinician Collaboration for Better Workflow

Consumerism is a growing trend in healthcare , which is not surprising given the industry's shift towards value-based care... Read more

The Potential of Human Body Communication in mHealth

Use of wearable devices such as smart watches, wristbands, remote sensors, medical devices and the like makes it easier for... Read more

Authorities Eye Indonesian Healthcare Blockchain Pilot

An Indonesian island is upping the innovation stakes with a healthcare Blockchain project for local citizens . Batam,... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
The Global Radiology Gap

The Global Radiology Gap

According to the World Health Organization, two-thirds of the world does not have access to radiology services considered basic... Read more

Ultrasound-guided Injection-based Therapies: An Effective Alternative to Opioids for Chronic Pain

Opioid abuse now claims more lives in North American than car crashes. In 2017, the United States and Canada set new records... Read more

Nuclear Stress Test Identifies Heart Attack Risk in Diabetics

Nuclear Stress Test Identifies Heart Attack Risk in Diabetics

Nuclear stress tests reveal an increased risk of cardiac-related deaths in patients with diabetes, a new study in Radiology:... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

How Culturally-Sensitive Care Can Improve Your Bottom Line

In a globalised world, Dr. Pepi Burgos has seen first-hand how a culturally-sensitive approach to patients can contribute to... Read more

No trust, no digitalisation

Education is the linchpin to creating a culture of trust where patients feel comfortable engaging fully with mHealth.... Read more

Clearing the way with TeleTracking

Clearing the way with TeleTracking

Many hospitals around the world including the NHS, UK face huge challenges generated mainly from lack of resources especially... 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

 Christophe Aveline

The TUBE Approach to Perioperative Point-of-Care Ultrasound

Anaesthetists working in perioperative medicine have increasingly taken...

 Philippe Meersseman MD

Evolving Concepts in Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure

Most patients with liver cirrhosis ‏remain in a compensated stage for...

 Phil Weihser

Redesigning Emergency Ambulatory Care with Point-of-Care Testing: Reduced Costs and Length of Stay

Many patients presenting to the hospital ‏emergency department do not...

 Pēteris Zilgalvis

Big Data for Health in Europe

In 2010, the European Commission proposed the 10-year strategy, Europe...

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent MD, PhD

Shock

Shock is an emergency, and if it is not treated, it will mostly be...

 Miguel Cabrer

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