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The value of discount on branded drugs

The Value of Discount on Branded Drugs

Despite the proclaimed benefits, in Canada, brand-name drug discount cards (or co-pay cards) lead to higher spending for both... Read more

Winners of the IHF Awards 2019

Winners of the IHF Awards 2019

The IHF Awards 2019 winners were announced in an awards ceremony on November 8, during the 43rd World Hospital Congress.... Read more

Are Patient and Public Involvement strategic documents helpful?

Are PPI strategic documents helpful?

Attempts to bring health and care (medic, public and social) research closer with the public has been on NHS’s agenda... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

Strengthening Collaboration between Radiology and Non-Radiology Residents

A new training programme, launched by Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, has been found to be effective... Read more

E-cigarette & Vaping Products Blamed for Lung Disease Outbreak

Use of e-cigarette or vaping products, which may contain nicotine and tetrahydrocannabinol, has been blamed for an outbreak... Read more

Pioneering Machine Learning Techniques in 3D Printing and Radiology

3D printing applications in radiology – an early adopter of this technology – are poised to grow rapidly with availability of... Read more

Healthcare IT

Google Acquires Fitbit

Tech giant Google's formal purchase of Fitbit, the world's second largest wearable maker, in a deal worth $2.1 billion, finally... Read more

The Impact of Technology on Medical Careers

The Impact of Technology on Medical Careers

With artificial intelligence and telemedicine gaining a foothold in healthcare, there are fears about technology easing medical... Read more

Blockchain Protecting Telemedicine

Telemedicine offers an opportunity for medical institutions to optimise delivery of care, especially for patients living... Read more

ICU and Emergency

New Mode of Adaptive Ventilation

For most patients who are admitted to the ICU and require mechanical ventilation, conventional modes of ventilation usually... Read more

Risk Factors for Frailty and Death in the ICU

The population continues to age, and life expectancy continues to increase. While most elderly patients can be managed in... Read more

Intensivist Preferences for Patient Admission to ICU

When patients present to the emergency room and need admission, they are first evaluated by the physician. Patients who are... Read more

Cardiology

Statins in Children with Familial Hypercholesterolaemia

Familial hypercholesterolaemia is typically characterised by severely elevated low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol... Read more

Women Receive Poorer Heart Attack Treatment Than Men

According to new research published in the American Journal of Cardiology, women get half the number of heart attack treatments... Read more

Statin Use in Primary Prevention of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease

There are five major guidelines on statin use for the primary prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD).... 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

Dr. Ajay Gandhi

Pre-packed Critical Care Drug Pouch for Acute Patient Care

Human factors are significant contributors to drug error. To overcome...

Prof Fiona Jane Gilbert

Leading Breast Radiologist Wins 2019 RSNA Accolade

Prof. Fiona Gilbert is a leading light in the field of breast imaging...

 Melissa Culp MEd, RT(R)(MR)

RAD-AID International and Global Health Radiology

RAD-AID is a non-governmental organisation with a mission to promote...

Prof. Dr. Uwe Haberkorn

Nuclear Medicine And Prostate Cancer

What are the issues with imaging of prostate cancer when it comes to...

Dr. Peter Wilmshurst MB ChB, BSc, FRCP, FFSEM, FISM

Whistleblowing in healthcare

Although healthcare workers have a responsibility to raise concerns about...

 Morten Elbaek Petersen

Leading the way in patient healthcare portals

Th e r e i s n o “ o n e - s i z e -...

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