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 Showcases Advancements Across the Continuum of Breast Health at ECR 2022

Global Leader in Women's Health Highlights Importance of Timely and Accurate Diagnosis   Hologic will showcase their comprehensive portfolio... Read more

Hologic - Project Health Equality

Hologic has partnered with other forward-thinking organizations to drive change that will impact women's lives for generations.... Read more

Racial Disparities in Breast Cancer

New findings published in Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevent show significant differences in the accuracy of diagnostic... 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

Role of NO Pathway in Sepsis

Sepsis and septic shock are accompanied by haemodynamic, microcirculatory and metabolic changes. These changes can lead to impaired... Read more

Abionic Receives IVDR Certification for Its Predictive Ultra-Rapid Sepsis Test

BSI certification agency has granted Abionic’s abioSCOPE® device and PSP test the IVDR certification for in-vitro diagnostics.... Read more

Pancreatic Stone Protein Testing Reduces Expenditure in Sepsis

Sepsis is a life-threatening organ dysfunction and a cause of significant morbidity and mortality. In addition, the high number... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

World Patient Safety Day 2022 – Medication Safety

World Patient Safety Day is a global public health day that takes place every year on September 17. The objective is to bring... Read more

Improving Antimicrobial Stewardship Programmes

Researchers at Intermountain Healthcare have conducted a survey to identify and stratify antimicrobial stewardship programmes... Read more

Empowering Citizens to Address Global Challenges

Citizen science is an important vehicle for democratising science and promoting the goal of universal and equitable access to... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Vitamin D Supplements and Risk of COVID-19

Findings from two large clinical trials show that increasing vitamin D levels in adults during the COVID-19 pandemic was not... Read more

Clinical Nutrition Issues in 2022

Critically ill patients are fed with amounts below the recommendations of international guidelines. To overcome large energy... Read more

Invasive Mechanical Ventilation and the Pulmonary Microbiota

Healthy lungs are necessary to accomplish O 2 /CO 2 exchange between blood and external air. The pulmonary microbiota is critical... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

Advanced MRI for Stiff Heart Syndrome

Academics at UCL have developed an advanced form of cardiac MRI to measure the effectiveness of chemotherapy in patients with... Read more

Association of COVID-19 Pandemic Measures and Cancer Screening

According to GLOBOCAN estimates, 19.3 million new cancer cases and 10 million cancer deaths occurred in 2020 due to breast, colorectal,... Read more

AI vs Humans: Detecting Incidental Pulmonary Embolism on Chest CT

A study was conducted to assess the diagnostic performance of an AI algorithm for detecting incidental pulmonary embolus (iPE)... Read more

Healthcare IT

Put That Phone Down!

New research shows that people underestimate how much they would enjoy spending time alone with their own thoughts without anything... Read more

Virtual Reality App Reduces Common Phobias

Results from a trial published in the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry show a 75% reduction in phobia symptoms... Read more

Professor Werner Leodolter Passes Away

Professor Werner Leodolter, former CEO of the Styrian hospitals (KAGes) and the Editor-in-Chief of IT at HealthManagement.org,... Read more

Cardiology

#ESCCongress: Atrial Fibrillation Screening Using Smartphones

The latest research presented at the ESC Congress in Barcelona shows that conventional smartphone-assisted atrial fibrillation... Read more

#ESCCongress: Mortality Benefits With High-Dose Influenza Vaccines

Findings from the DANFLU-1 trial presented at the ESC Congress in Barcelona show that high-dose influenza vaccination in older... Read more

#ESCCongress: PERSPECTIVE Trial - Sacubitril/Valsartan and Cognitive Function

The latest findings from the PERSPECTIVE trial were presented at the ESC Congress in Barcelona. The study aimed to evaluate sacubitril/valsartan... Read more

Blog

The Hologic SuperSonic™ MACH™ 40 Introduces Exceptional Image Quality and Practical Benefits

Radiologist Dr Georgia Spear of NorthShore Medical Group The Hologic’s... Read more

Schadenfreude is not acceptable! How German Journalism Gets Me

My dear readers,   It is time for thoughts from the island again.... Read more

3 Software Solutions to Reinvent Processes in Healthcare

The concept of digital healthcare puts patients, their personal needs... Read more

Connecting Healthcare Providers with Patients

Traditionally, the use of healthcare services begins with an in-person... Read more

Diagnosing Non-Convulsive Seizures in the ICU: Tackling the Top Challenges

One clinical factor complicating the work of ICU physicians and nurses... Read more

Digital Healthcare Focus: European Hospitals on Fire (FHIR) EMH-onFHIR

In this space I will explore monthly topics, from concepts to technologies,... Read more

How Efficiency Gains in the Pathology Department may Impact the Breast Cancer Care Continuum

Thanks to early detection through routine breast screening as well as... Read more

Top Telemedicine Platforms: Features and Services

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

White Papers and Case Studies

Thales’s End-to-End Comprehensive Offer for Connected Radiology

As in many sectors, the COVID crisis has substantially changed the... Read more

Pancreatic Stone Protein (PSP) Sepsis Test on the Abioscope® Point-Of-Care Platform

1. Sepsis: the Need for Speed Sepsis is a life-threatening form of... Read more

Image Interpretation Principles of 3D Automated Breast Ultrasound – A Case Based Introduction

Ingolf Karst, MD, PhD, MA 1 ; Nadine Gottschalk, MD 2 ; Ellen B. Mendelson,... Read more

Digital Breast Tomosynthesis in Screening – Approaches to Reduce Reading Time

Ioannis Sechopoulos, PhD Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine,... Read more

Titanium Contrast-Enhanced Mammography (TiCEM): Mammography Becomes a Functional Technique

Arlette Elizalde, MD and Luis J. Pina Insausti, MD, PhD Clínica Universidad... Read more

Hybrid Learning

The next step in transforming medical education What drives the change... Read more

From Our Journals

 Marie Meynadier

Revolutionizing Orthopaedic Imaging

What are the main areas of EOS Imaging’s business interest? Bringing...

 Bob Craske

Improving Workflow Through Enterprise Imaging

COVID-19 continues to present new challenges to healthcare providers....

Prof Nicolas Girerd

Diagnostic and Prognostic Value of Estimated Plasma Volume Status

An overview of estimated plasma volume (ePVS), recent evidence supporting...

 ECRI Institute

Ransomware attacks:How to protect your systems

What are the steps to take when there is a ransomware attack?  ...

Dr Ursula Mühle

Protecting Vulnerable Populations from COVID-19

Why health governance and operations matter to implement interventions...

Dr. Mihai Ștefan

Anaesthesiology Trainees: We Are Also Intensivists!

In 2014, a few trainees from opposite corners of Europe had the somewhat...

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