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Women's Health

Genetic Testing for Older Women with Breast Cancer

New Stanford-led research finds that about 1 in 40 postmenopausal women with breast cancer are as likely as Ashkenazi Jewish... Read more

Tomosynthesis

Tomosynthesis Consistently Outperforms Digital Mammography

Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) has outperformed digital mammography (DM) over a five-year period, according to a new study... Read more

Mammogram

AI+Radiologist: Improved Screening Interpretation

Quality of breast cancer screenings can be improved through utilisation of AI algorithms, but it is necessary for human radiologists... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
Lockdowns and Reopenings: Local vs. Larger-Scale

Lockdowns and Reopenings: Local vs. Larger-Scale

Lockdowns and other restrictive measures (e.g. travel curbs) have been imposed by governments as a means to control coronavirus... Read more

Adapting Medtech Supply to COVID-19 Demand

Adapting Medtech Supply to COVID-19 Demand

A recent report from McKinsey looks into the challenges manufacturers and suppliers of medtech products have been facing... Read more

Palliative vs. Standard Care

Palliative vs. Standard Care

In the UK, a multicentre randomised clinical trial was conducted between April 2015 and November 2017 to evaluate the effectiveness... Read more

Healthcare IT
Telemedicine for Type 1 Diabetes During COVID-19

Telemedicine for Type 1 Diabetes During COVID-19

The current pandemic has led to increased use of telemedicine, allowing delivery of care with no person-to-person contact,... Read more

Smart and Comfortable Eyewear

Smart and Comfortable Eyewear

New smart eyewear has been developed by University of Massachusetts Amherst researchers that can track pulse and eye movement.... Read more

Overcoming ‘Injectability Bottleneck’ With New Syringe

Overcoming ‘Injectability Bottleneck’ With New Syringe

In an article published in Advanced Healthcare Materials (Jayaprakash et al. 2020), MIT researchers describe the development... Read more

Cardiology

#ESCCongress: Findings from DAPA-CKD Trial

The main results of the DAPA-CK trial were presented today at ESC Congress 2020. Findings showed that dapagliflozin reduces the... Read more

#ESCCongress: Results from the EXPLORER-HCM Trial

New findings presented at the ESC Congress show that mavacemten improves heart function and symptoms in patients with obstructive... Read more

#ESCCongress: EMPEROR-Reduced Trial Meets Primary Endpoint

In a Hot Line session today at ESC Congress 2020, findings from the EMPEROR-Reduced trial showed that empagiflozin reduces the... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

Radiology Practice in a Post-Pandemic World

Radiology practice has been significantly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. There has been a sharp decline in imaging volume... Read more

Enhancing Diagnostic Efficiency of COVID-19

Coronavirus disease has spread throughout the world, and the need for rapid diagnosis of infected patients has become extremely... Read more

#ECR2020: The Abused Child and the Role of Imaging

In an eye-opening session on the abused child, experts at #ECR2020 the role of imaging and determining/diagnosing child abuse.... Read more

ICU and Emergency

COVID-19: Hydroxychloroquine With or Without Azithromycin

Hydroxychloroquine and azithromycin have been used to treat COVID-19 patients, but there is very little evidence with respect... Read more

COVID-19: Neurological Associations

The most common manifestation of COVID-19 has been respiratory illness with a growing recognition of neurological sequelae. In this... Read more

The Landscape of COVID-19 Clinical Trials

Introduction In an effort to gather evidence through scientifically rigorous trials to guide optimal management of COVID-19,... Read more

Blog

COVID-19 As Catalyst for Precision Medicine/Digital Therapeutics

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

Zoom On: Megan E. Brunson

Megan E. Brunson is the 2019-2020 president of the American Association... 117143Read more

COVID-19 Superheroes

It is five in the morning as a healthcare worker gets out of bed.... 117108Read 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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 Daryl Pritchard

Personalised Medicine: The road ahead

How can healthcare accelerate the implementation of the science?  ...

Dr. Frederic Michard

The Future of Haemodynamic Monitoring: From Planet Mars to Resource Limited Countries

When envisioning the future of haemodynamic monitoring, we cannot limit...

Dr. Nidhi Nikhanj

The “One Stick Standard” for vascular access

The role of ultrasound guidance in achieving a new safety goal  ...

 Dimis Michaelides

Cultivating Innovation Cultures in Healthcare

Summary: It should be the responsibility of leadership to promote...

 Marios Kantaris

CT and MRI Market in Cyprus: An Overview

It can be said that the diagnostic imaging sector in Cyprus could observe...

 Peter Rose

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