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Women's Health

#RSNA2020: Housing, Food Insecurities Delay Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Women who experience food or housing insecurity may be at risk for undiagnosed... Read more

Use of HRT and Breast Cancer Risk in Women

There has been speculation for many years that hormone replacement therapy   (HRT) may increase the risk of breast cancer. HRT... Read more

Women at Higher Risk of Hypertension Because of Social Isolation

There is sufficient evidence to show that loneliness and social isolation have a negative impact on an individual's mental and... Read more

ICU and Emergency

A-E Assessment of Post-ICU COVID-19 Recovery

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant strain on healthcare and critical care services worldwide. While most resources... Read more

Effects of Ventilatory Rescue Therapies in Mechanically Ventilated COVID-19 Patients

Several publications have highlighted the features of COVID-19-associated acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). Patients... Read more

Biomarkers to Identify Acute Kidney Injury for Early Sepsis Detection

Early recognition of sepsis is vital for improving patient outcomes. If detected on time, sepsis can be treated with antibiotics... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

Mea Culpa, Yours Angela M

In a sudden turnabout, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, announced on Wednesday that the country will not go into a strict lockdown... Read more

Teach Me, Train Me, Help my Patient: Using e-Learning in Radiotherapy

Researchers from the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, University of Liverpool and Lancashire Teaching Hospitals presented results... Read more

A Long and Winding Road from Surgery to PORT?

Researchers from the Brighton and Sussex University Hospital Trust (BSUH) presented results from a study on “ Time from Surgery... Read more

Healthcare IT
2021: Even More Cyber Attacks on Healthcare

2021: Even More Cyber Attacks on Healthcare

2020 saw an unprecedented rise in cyber attacks on healthcare systems and institutions. However, in 2021 the situation... Read more

Assessing Surgical Skills with AI

Assessing Surgical Skills with AI

A new study describes a three-stage machine-learning approach to automated surgical skill assessment in laparoscopic cholecystectomy... Read more

Addressing Cyberthreats in Healthcare Through Collective Action

Addressing Cyberthreats in Healthcare Through Collective Action

A new report from The CyberPeace Institute analyses a variety of recent cyberattacks against the healthcare sector around... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
COVID-19 Vaccine Passports Are Coming to EU

COVID-19 Vaccine Passports Are Coming to EU

The European Commission has officially proposed the creation of the EU's ‘COVID-19 passport’ and is planning to have introduced the... Read more

First COVID-19 Vaccine Trial in Children

First COVID-19 Vaccine Trial in Children

Moderna has begun testing its COVID-19 vaccine in children ages 6 months to less than 12 years. This is the first such... Read more

Perfect Storm for AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 Vaccine in EU

Perfect Storm for AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine in EU

AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine has been the centre of attention in Europe over the past few days. Several countries has... Read more

Cardiology

Heart Attack Diagnosis Missed More in Women Than Men

Chest pain is misdiagnosed in women more frequently than in men, according to research presented today at ESC Acute CardioVascular... Read more

Suicide Risk Higher in Stroke Survivors

Stroke survivors may be more likely to attempt or die by suicide than people who have not had a stroke, according to preliminary... Read more

Artificial Intelligence Can Predict New Atrial Fibrillation, Stroke Risk

A team of scientists from Geisinger and Tempus have found that artificial intelligence can predict risk of new atrial fibrillation... Read more

enterprise

Drive Clinical Confidence with Enterprise Imaging

Enterprise Imaging is a breathrough technology that allows radiology departments to be in control of costs and personnel and... Read more

Why Enterprise Imaging Matters to the Radiologist

  Enterprise imaging is a healthcare innovation that is driven by the latest trends in technology, including artificial intelligence... Read more

Transitioning to Peer Learning

The process of peer review has been quite challenging in radiology. The traditional method of peer review involves a score-based... Read more

decision-support
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

Molecular Tests

`Molecular Tests are Pivotal in Combating the COVID-19 Pandemic`

The central laboratory of the Niels-Stensen-Kliniken group in Osnabrück wasted no time in setting up its own test facilities... Read more

Blog

COVID-19: A South African Radiology Perspective in 2021

In February 2020, news started filtering slowly through the media about... Read more

Modern Digital health: Power of Retail Is Taking over Healthcare

It’s time to address the Amazon in the room Anyone who has... Read more

Patient’s Voice to Cancel Cancer: Autonomy for Patient and Oncologist – That Helps

Let’s start with a quip. When you want to become an oncologist,... Read more

HOW TO VENTILATE COVID-19 PATIENTS?

TWINSTREAM ® ICU WITH P-BLV ® (PULSATILE BILEVEL VENTILATION) The... Read more

Top Telemedicine Platforms: Features and Services

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

A patient-centred approach to mammography

Head radiologist provides feedback on department’s three-year use of... 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

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

Liver Fibrosis: Patients Can Be At Risk Of Death Even Without Exhibiting Symptoms

1 in 5 advanced fibrosis patients evolves to cirrhosis in as little... Read more

From Our Journals

 Sabine Torgler

Nurses Are Not Soldiers

Sabine is a staff nurse who has had COVID-19 patients in her ward,...

Prof. Dr. Uwe Haberkorn

Nuclear Medicine And Prostate Cancer

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

 Jan-Philipp Beck

How Healthcare Can Unlock the Promise of Big Data

Summary: The healthcare space will not only need to change its systems,...

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent

Editorial

A warm welcome to Brussels for the 35th International Symposium on...

 Nancy Cappello

Exchanging 'mammography' screening with 'breast cancer' screening

No refunds or returns for advanced disease Without a shift to a personalis

Dr Hamish Robertson

Rising multimorbidity in our ageing world

Mapping the landscape of ageing for more effective healthcare...

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