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Women's Health

RadNet & Hologic: Collaboration to Advance the Development of AI Tools in Breast Health

Collaboration will include data sharing, R&D and an upgrade of RadNet’s fleet of mammography systems to Hologic’s state-of-the-art... Read more

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Hologic: Innovative Updates to its Brevera® Breast Biopsy System with CorLumina® Imaging Technology

First and only system to combine tissue acquisition, real-time imaging verification and post-biopsy handling now features new... Read more

COVID-19

High Precision AI and Tomosynthesis System for COVID-19

Researchers in Spain have started work on a project to develop a new high-precision radiology system for improved diagnosis... Read more

ICU and Emergency

COVID-19 and Antimicrobial Stewardship

COVID-19 is a new disease. On initial presentation, clinicians can find it difficult to differentiate between coronavirus disease... Read more

Increasing Efficiency Without Affecting Patient Outcomes

The economic and clinical fragilities of healthcare systems around the globe have never been more visible than during the COVID-19... Read more

Intensive Renal Replacement Therapy and Mechanical Ventilation Duration

Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a global health issue, accounting for approximately two million deaths per year as well as presenting a... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
COVID-19: Immunity-Based Strategies are ‘Flawed’

COVID-19: Immunity-Based Strategies are ‘Flawed’

Public health measures aiming to achieve ‘herd immunity’ are criticised by a multidisciplinary group of researchers who... Read more

Cost-Effectiveness and ROI of Proper PPE Provision

Cost-Effectiveness and ROI of Proper PPE Provision

A new analysis highlights the importance of ensuring the safety and health of medical workers through the use of personal... Read more

J&J’s Vaccine Trial Paused

J&J’s Vaccine Trial Paused

Johnson & Johnson has announced temporarily pausing the COVID-19 vaccine candidate trials due to an unexplained illness... Read more

Healthcare IT
Crowdsourcing COVID-19 Research

Crowdsourcing COVID-19 Research

An app, easily usable by anyone, allows users to explore molecules that might bind to key proteins on the SARS-CoV-2 and... Read more

Technology Can Make Endoscopy Safer

Technology Can Make Endoscopy Safer

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common malignancy globally, yet more than half of cases are diagnosed late because... Read more

Virtual vs. In-Person Care During Pandemic

Virtual vs. In-Person Care During Pandemic

There has been a notable increase in telemedicine use amidst pandemic-induced quarantine measures and travel curbs, which... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

COVID-19 Imaging and Artificial Intelligence

A new position paper provides a collection of views on the role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the COVID-19 pandemic. The... Read more

Beta Blockers and Survival Outcomes in Breast Cancer Patients

New research led by Flinders University has found a link between beta-blockers and survival outcomes in some breast cancer patients.... Read more

Effects of COVID-19 on Breast Cancer Screening, Treatment & Care

Many countries have paused their breast cancer screening programmes because of COVID-19. Findings from a new study presented... Read more

Cardiology

World Heart Day 2020 - Use Heart to Beat Cardiovascular Disease

On World Heart Day this year (29 September), the World Heart Federation (WHF) cautions heart patients to be aware of COVID-19... Read more

COVID-19 Induced Heart Damage May Improve With Time

Some patients infected with COVID-19 suffer from lung and heart damage. Some of these patients require admission to the ICU with... Read more

Non-Communicable Disease Countdown 2030

Premature deaths from non-communicable diseases (NCDs) still occur on a frightening scale in many parts of the world. NCDs have... Read more

enterprise

Enterprise Imaging: Poor Internal Strategy Main Roadblock to Success

The objective of enterprise imaging is to align technologies, providers and priorities to drive clinical outcomes.   69%... Read more

Blog

Zoom On: Jean-Louis Vincent

Jean-Louis Vincent is a Consultant in the Department of Intensive Care... 117654Read more

Healthcare Mergers and Acquisitions – Making Waves in 2020

During the past decade, healthcare systems have been expanding their... 117506Read more

COVID-19 As Catalyst for Precision Medicine/Digital Therapeutics

Almost overnight businesses across the globe had to rethink their... 117206Read more

New Imaging Solutions From Canon During COVID-19

We are all experiencing challenging times due to the coronavirus, which... 117037Read more

Zoom On: Prof. Mamas A. Mamas

Prof. Mamas A Mamas is a structural interventional cardiologist, treating... 116163Read more

A patient-centred approach to mammography

Head radiologist provides feedback on department’s three-year use of... 112756Read more

4 Things To Start Doing Today to Reduce Medical Errors

1. Practise Good Self-Care It’s vital for your personal wellbeing that... 110162Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Oliguria And The Role Of Urine Monitoring In Renal Replacement Therapy (RRT) Management

ABSTRACT Renal Replacement Therapy (RRT) is a complex treatment modality... 117038Read more

The Importance Of Continuous Monitoring Of Urine Flow In Critical Care Patients

ABSTRACT This review discusses the importance of continuous, real-time... 116938Read more

Private German Radiology Practice Improves Workflow and Speeds Breast Cancer Diagnostics

“ iCAD ’s ProFound AI ™ solution has had a significant impact on... 116813Read more

Private German Radiology Practice Improves Workflow and Speeds Breast Cancer Diagnostics

“ iCAD ’s ProFound AI ™ solution has had a significant impact on... 116813Read more

Swedish-American Hospital Adopts PowerLook® Density Assessment

“Installing PowerLook ® Density Assessment has helped improve... 116812Read more

Swedish-American Hospital Adopts PowerLook® Density Assessment

“Installing PowerLook ® Density Assessment has helped improve... 116812Read more

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Fighting the Pandemic in Brazil - Experience of Largest Hospital Network

Founded in 1977 by cardiologist Jorge Moll, Rede D’Or São Luiz...

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The new role of hospitals and the triple aim challenge Rather...

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