Radiology and Imaging

Key Principles in Aviation Applicable to Radiology

Key principles of aviation safety – including “big picture” tactical training, the use of checklists, and teamwork – could be... Read more

Improving Research in Forensic Radiology and Imaging

Forensic radiology and imaging is a relatively new field within the realm of forensic science and medicine. It's important to... Read more

Lung-RADS: Potential Drawbacks and Need for Revision

Lung Imaging Reporting and Data System (Lung-RADS), developed by the American College of Radiology to standardise nodule management,... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Study: Drug Shortage Associated with Sepsis Deaths

Patients with septic shock admitted to hospitals affected by the 2011 shortage of the drug norepinephrine had a higher risk of... Read more

Neuromuscular Blockade in Management of Critical Illness

Changes in the delivery of critical care – including protocolised care pathways, increased monitoring techniques and improvements... Read more

Categorisation of Survival and Death after Cardiac Arrest

Most cardiac arrest (CA) patients remain comatose post resuscitation, prompting goals-of-care (GOC) conversations. Researchers... Read more

Cardiology

New Markers Associated with AFib Recurrence After Ablation

Certain molecules – known as circulating microRNA – are associated with the recurrence of atrial fibrillation ("erratic heartbeats")... Read more

Cardiovascular Nutrition: Facts vs. Myths

The potential cardiovascular benefits of several trending foods and dietary patterns are still incompletely understood. However,... Read more

Improving Quality of Life, Reducing Readmissions in HF Patients

Results of new study, published in the journal Heart & Lung, support improved quality of life and decreased readmission rates... Read more

Healthcare IT
Dr. Mansur Hasib

HealthManagement.org Contributor Nominated for Cybersecurity Award

Cybersecurity expert, lecturer and HealthManagement.org contributor Dr. Mansur Hasib has been nominated for the 2017 Maryland... Read more

3 Top Tips for IT Healthcare from KOL

1.      Push for Constant Learning on All Levels “My top management tip is to create an environment of constant learning and... Read more

Price: Push for Interoperability Continues

The Trump administration will continue to push interoperability in order to promote the growth of health information technology... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

Alternative Medicine – Good or Bad?

Not a few prestigious hospitals in the U.S. have embraced the concept of alternative medicine, turning this method of treatment... Read more

3 Must Attend Conferences in 2017 for EXEC

3 Must Attend Conferences in 2017 for EXEC

There are so many healthcare conferences on the calendar that it can be difficult to select which ones to attend. Being well versed... Read more

GOP Plan: Phase-out of Medicaid Expansion for the Poor

As part of their plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, House Republicans are looking to scrap premium tax credits for wealthier... Read more

Blog

9 Reasons You Need a Dietitian in the ICU Team

Nutrition is a cornerstone of recovery and rehabilitation in ICU patients,... Read more

Two Physician Choices: Continue Path to Nowhere or Learn the Game

  I’ve come to the conclusion that many physicians within our ranks are... Read more

Zoom On: Dr. Mansur Hasib, Programme Chair, Cybersecurity Technology, UMUC, Author

Cybersecurity expert, lecturer and HealthManagement.org contributor Dr.... Read more

High Time for Shift to a Better Model of Radiology

For the Russian state-based public healthcare system, the concept of v... Read more

How to Become a Cardiologist in 5 Steps

Like any other job, entering the field of cardiology requires academic... Read more

COMARE Report Response Designed to Improve Risk Management & Patient Care

Ahead of the introduction of the new Basic Safety Standards Directive... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Raising Care Standards to Enhance Patient Outcomes

Executive summary Hospitals are under increasing pressure to improve t... Read more

Overcome Staffing Challenges Through Greater Efficiency, Modernized HR Policies

 Executive summary   In today’s competitive hiring environment, ho Read more

Seven Ways for Hospitals to Control Overhead Expenses

Executive summary  As the costs of caring for patients continue to ris... Read more

Seven Steps to a More Efficient and Resilient IT Solution

Efficient patient-centric care models require consolidating mountains of... Read more

Breaking Down Silos: Delivering True Clinical Value From a VNA

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

The Road to Making Peer Review an Added Value—Not an Added Burden

Most radiology departments currently use some form of formalized peer review... Read more

Clinical And Economic Effects Of The i-Stat POCT Solution

INTRODUCTION   In Germany, emergency departments (EDs) often suffer fr... Read more

Establishment of Ambulatory Emergency Services at James Paget University Hospital

INTRODUCTION   A study of emergency admissions in England found that over... Read more

Canterbury Hospital, Australia

Located in Sydney’s Inner west, Canterbury Hospital has just over 200 beds.... Read more

The Concord ICU, Australia

The Concord Repatriation General Hospital (The Concord) is a 750 bed t... Read more

Radiologists—3 Vital Areas Oncologists Want You to Improve

We asked 50 oncologists how they perceive the service from radiology and... Read more

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Antibiotics

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

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