ICU and Emergency

The ICU Specialist: WFSICCM Task Force Report

The World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine (WFSICCM) has outlined the role and responsibilities... Read more

Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK, credit Wikimedia Commons

Sepsis Biomarkers in Burns Patients: New Test

A test that uses three biomarkers of neutrophil function on the day of a major burns injury to determine which patients are likely... Read more

Computer screens

Safety Issues May Be Missed in EHR Reviews

Variable use of electronic health records between and within professions could mean that as much as half of patient safety issues... Read more

Cardiology

Prevalence of Global Diabetes Seriously Underestimated

A landmark paper led by Monash University with partners in the UK and US suggests there may be more than 100 million people with... Read more

FDA Approves First Absorbable Cardiac Stent

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the Absorb GT1 Bioresorbable Vascular System (Abbott Vascular), with the... Read more

Diabetes Increases Risk of Death for Years After a Heart Attack

Patients with diabetes have a 50% increased risk of dying following an acute myocardial infarction (AMI) compared with those who've... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

4 Reasons for Nurses to Join Hospital Boards

Hospital boards would gain a valuable perspective on the experience of patients, staff and help accomplish the Institute of Healthcare... Read more

EHR Leading to Burnout

The expansion of the electronic environment in healthcare is coming at a cost. According to a national study of physicians led by... Read more

Primary Care Crisis: Call for Training Support

A new study has shown that the average cost to train a resident at a Teaching Health Centre is estimated at $157,602 per year.... Read more

Healthcare IT

Cloud Computing for First Responders

The ability to process huge quantities of visual electronic data rapidly and efficiently following man-made and natural disasters... Read more

Clinton’s Healthcare IT Agenda: Ambitious or Unrealistic?

U.S. Democratic presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton's recently released technology agenda has honed in on boosting opportunities... Read more

EHR Leading Physicians to Burnout, Low Job Satisfaction

The expansion of the electronic environment in healthcare is coming at a cost. According to a national study of physicians led by... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

Human-Plus-AI Imaging Analysis Boosts Cancer Diagnosis to 99.5%

A combination of the decades-long practice of diagnosing illnesses by manually reviewing images under a microscope and artificial... Read more

Adding this variable angle slant hole collimator to an existing breast molecular imaging system allows the system to get six times better contrast of cancer lesions in the breast, providing the same or better image quality while also potentially reducing

3D Breast Imaging Tool Boosts Contrast, Cuts Dose Levels

Scientists in the U.S. added a collimator to an existing 3-D breast molecular imaging system that improved image quality in the... Read more

Prof. Francesco Sardanelli, Editor-in-Chief of European Radiology Experimental

ESR To Launch Experimental Radiology Journal In 2017, Sardanelli Is New Editor

The European Society of Radiology (ESR), the largest radiological society in the world with more than 63,000 members, will launch... Read more

Blog

Burnout Syndrome in Critical Care: What Needs to Happen Now?

Following the release of the U.S. Critical Care Societies Collaborative... Read more

Innovative solutions addressing challenges of complex cardiovascular disease

An integrated approach to interventional cardiovascular medicineAccording... Read more

Zoom on: Florent Jault, Product Specialist Radiation Dose Monitor (RDM), Medsquare France

1.What are your key areas of interest and research? Patient safety is the... Read more

Zoom On: Rolf Gomes, Founder, Heart of Australia

Cardiologist Dr. Rolf Gomes founded Heart of Australia with the vision... Read more

Zoom On: Eric Poiseau, IHE Europe Technical Project Manager Inria

What are your key areas of interest and research? My major area of interest... Read more

Zoom On: Jorge Muniz - CEO Medcomic

What are your key areas of interest and research? I am fascinated with... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Computer-Aided Diagnosis for Breast Ultrasound

Samsung Applies Deep Learning from Big Data in World-FirstThe Samsung RS80A... Read more

Is Faster-Than-Market Growth in your Company’s Future?

Healthcare providers are predicting high growth potential within the next... Read more

Fetal Examinations Assured with Samsung’s 5D Technology

The Future of UltrasoundUltrasound examinations during pregnancy have taken on... Read more

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Antibiotics

The European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases,... Read more

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Invasive Fungal Infections

The European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases,... Read more

High-End Transport Ventilation Around the World

Interview with Georg Keunecke of FAI rent-a-jet AG on the global use of... Read more

From Our Journals

Prof. Alex Norbash

Big Data Initiatives to Support Next Generation Neuroimaging of TBI

Big Data Initiatives to Support Next Generation Neuroimaging of Trauma

Prof. Dipak Kalra, PhD, FRCGP, FBCS

Big Data: Opportunities for Healthcare Organisations

Healthcare organisations need to make much better use of the health data...

 Jayna Gardner-Gray, MD

Early Sepsis Management

Sepsis is a recognised clinical spectrum of infection that often results...

Prof. Timo Strandberg

Fostering Geriatric Medicine in Europe

People are living longer, partly due to advances in medicine. On the other...

 Dimitris Katsifarakis

Health Economic Systems: How Do They Influence Radiology?

Why do Healthcare Markets Fail? The Origin of Health Economics In an o...

 Rob Farace

Challenges of Preparing Students For Careers in the NHS

England’s National Health Service (NHS) is facing significant challenges...


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