Decision Support

Evaluating AI-Supported CDS Systems with Real-World Evidence

A new analysis from the Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy details the data elements that real-world data (RWD) sources need... Read more

CDS Improves Cardiovascular Health in Patients with Mental Health Disorders

In a study appearing in JAMA Network Open , researchers found that primary care clinicians can significantly lower cardiovascular... Read more

Clinical Decision Support Improve Pneumonia Outcomes

A study published in the  American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine  found that using a clinical decision support (CDS)... Read more

Women's Health

Hologic’s 3Dimensions™ System for 3D Mammography Receives EUREF Type Test Certification

3Dimensions System Earns Distinction for Meeting or Exceeding  Rigorous European Image Quality and Dose Standards Hologic... Read more

Women and Infants at Risk as Maternity Care Deserts Increase in the U.S

According to a new report by non-profit March of Dimes , there has been an increase in the number of counties in the U.S. in... Read more

Hologic Rings Nasdaq Opening Bell to Kick Off Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Tennis Legend Martina Navratilova Joins Hologic to Highlight Importance of  Regular Screenings Hologic, Inc. Chairman,... Read more

Enterprise Imaging

PACS Tool Monitors Learning Opportunities and Callbacks

According to a recent study published in  Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology , researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital... Read more

Join Agfa HealthCare at RSNA 2021 – Redefining Radiology

Join Agfa HealthCare at RSNA 2021 – Redefining Radiology

Agfa HealthCare will be participating at RSNA 2021, November 28th-December 2nd in Chicago, IL, USA.   Agfa HealthCare is committed... Read more

Enterprise Imaging and PACS Systems Trends

Radiology enterprise imaging platforms and picture archiving and communication systems (PACS) have evolved to facilitate workflows. Specifically,... Read more

sepsis

Abionic Webinar – Guiding Clinical Care Using Pancreatic Stone Protein

The role of Point-of-Care Testing in the Early Identification and Management of Sepsis   Introduction & Welcome On September... Read more

World Sepsis Day

The Global Sepsis Alliance (GSA) and the Sepsis Stiftung joined together to celebrate 10 years of World Sepsis Day on 16 September... Read more

Prehospital Bundle of Care Associated With Mortality Decrease in Septic Shock

Over 50 million people worldwide suffer from sepsis every year. Sepsis causes nearly 11 million deaths and is responsible for... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

The NHS Announced Cutting-Edge Laser to Treat Epilepsy

The NHS has announced the launch of laser beam brain surgery to treat patients with epilepsy. Part of the NHS Long Term Plan... Read more

World Stroke Day and The Importance of Preventive Healthcare

According to a UN health agency report, non-communicable diseases (NCDs) constitute one of the largest health problems in the... Read more

NHS Announces World-first National Genetic Testing Service

NHS Chief Executive Amanda Pritchard announced the NHS will be able to diagnose and save the lives of thousands of severely ill... Read more

ICU and Emergency

#LIVES2022: Extubation Strategies in Neuro-Intensive Care Unit Patients

Findings from the Extubation strategies and in Neuro-Intensive care unit patients and associations with Outcomes (ENIO) study... Read more

#LIVES2022: High-Flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen vs Standard Oxygen Therapy - SOHO-COVID

At the Presidents' Ground Breaking Research Release session at ESICM LIVES 2022 in Paris, Jean-Pierre Frat (Poitiers, France)... Read more

Ten Areas to Help Retain Critical Care Nurses

The shortage of nurses in the ICU has been a problem for several years. However, the issue has become an even bigger problem... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

AI-aided MRI Could Replace Liver Biopsy to Monitor Autoimmune Hepatitis

Autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) is a rare chronic liver disease affecting an estimated number of 10 000 people in the UK; it has a... Read more

Novel Imaging System Promises Accurate and Faster Biopsy Results

A recent pilot study highlighted the promising results of a novel imaging system using two-photon-fluorescence microscopy (TPFM).... Read more

New Imaging System Could Accelerate Cancer Prognosis

A research team at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus discovered a new imaging information system that could... Read more

Healthcare IT

AI-Related Competencies Outlined for Health Professionals

A recent report outlines AI-related clinical competencies for healthcare professionals in aim of establishing how they can best... Read more

AI-enabled Imaging of Retina Can Specify Heart Disease Risk

A recent study demonstrated that AI-enabled imaging of the retina’s network of veins and arteries can accurately predict the... Read more

Blood Oxygen Levels Can Be Measured at Home Using a Smartphone

Researchers from the University of Washington and University of California San Diego have shown that smartphones are capable... Read more

Cardiology

COVID-19 Increases Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis in Youth

According to a study that analysed electronic health records (EHRs) of more than 1 million patients ages 18 and younger, children... Read more

PURE Study: Risk Factors for Heart Disease Similar in Men and Women

Findings from a large international study show that men and women share most of the same risk factors for cardiovascular disease... Read more

Impact of Daily Calorie Distribution

The old saying that one must “breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dine like a pauper” is based on the belief that... Read more