EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
Uncovering Socioeconomic Health Factors

Uncovering Socioeconomic Health Factors

Preventing a problem is always better than fixing it, especially when it comes to health. Yet, in the healthcare industry... Read more

Talking about Genomic Testing Cost

Talking about Genomic Testing Cost

Genomic testing is being gradually adopted in healthcare assisting in defining treatments for selected disorders. One... Read more

Important Trends in Innovation and Consumer Behaviour

Important Trends in Innovation and Consumer Behaviour

With the technological and behavioural landscapes in healthcare changing faster than ever before, experts apply their knowledge... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Risk Factors for Frailty and Death in the ICU

The population continues to age, and life expectancy continues to increase. While most elderly patients can be managed in... Read more

Intensivist Preferences for Patient Admission to ICU

When patients present to the emergency room and need admission, they are first evaluated by the physician. Patients who are... Read more

InMEDIATE Study: Inhaled Methoxyflurane vs. Standard Analgesia

Pain is a common complaint among trauma patients. There are many reports indicating that adequate pain control not only provides... Read more

Healthcare IT

Blockchain Protecting Telemedicine

Telemedicine offers an opportunity for medical institutions to optimise delivery of care, especially for patients living... Read more

How to Fix Internal Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities

Healthcare remains a favourite hunting ground for hackers. The month of April (2019) saw a record high number of 44 healthcare... Read more

One-stop Shop AI-Based Coronary

Single Test AI-Based Coronary Evaluation

With the help of artificial intelligence (AI) technology, experts at the Prairie Heart Institute of HSHS St. John's Hospital... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

Radiomics Model Betters Radiologists in Lesions Categorisation

A mammography-based radiomics model, developed by Chinese scientists with the use of machine learning, can distinguish malignant... Read more

Radiogenomic Correlations in CT Imaging and MicroRNAs

Finding new molecular biomarkers could help improve the diagnosis and treatment of clear cell renal cell carcinoma (ccRCC). A... Read more

Collapsed Lung Scans: New Technology Offers Accurate Reads

New assistive technology developed by University of Waterloo researchers has been shown to be useful in diagnosing collapsed... Read more

Cardiology

Statins in Children with Familial Hypercholesterolaemia

Familial hypercholesterolaemia is typically characterised by severely elevated low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol... Read more

Women Receive Poorer Heart Attack Treatment Than Men

According to new research published in the American Journal of Cardiology, women get half the number of heart attack treatments... Read more

Statin Use in Primary Prevention of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease

There are five major guidelines on statin use for the primary prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD).... Read more

Blog

#IPXSymposium Speaker Spotlight: Hisam Alahdab

Dr. Hisam Alahdab, MD, FCCP, MSHQS, is the Chief Operating, Quality... Read more

Zoom On: Rolf Rossaint

Rolf Rossaint is a Professor and Chairman of the Department of... Read more

The Urgent Need for Digital Skills in Healthcare

Technology is playing a larger role than ever in healthcare, and with... Read more

What does the competitive landscape for your areas of specialisation look like?

What are the factors that drive innovation and change? AI in... Read more

Zoom On: Chelsea Beecher - Innovator of the Year

Chelsea Beecher serves as the Director of Development for the American... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Evaluation of the Microbial Tightness of Mini-Spike® 2 Chemo V - A Closed System Transfer Device

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function by means of... Read more

Closed Infusion Systems Including Caresite® Extension Set Prevent Microbial Contamination

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function of closed infusion... Read more

Evaluation of the Microbial Tightness of the Safeflow Valve - A Closed System Transfer Device

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function by means of... Read more

Peterborough City Hospital One for all – standardising medical equipment

Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is widely used in hospitals across... Read more

How to improve patient-ventilator synchrony

Waveform analysis and optimization of ventilator settings... Read more

UCI Health: Spotlight on Central-line associated bloodstream infections

Central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI) result from c... Read more

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center: Spotlight on Sepsis

In 2015, UPMC a global multi-hospital system that has over 40 hospitals... Read more

Telemedicine – a new model for pre-hospital ultrasound?

FUJIFILM SonoSite’s M-Turbo point-of-care (POC) ultrasound systems will... Read more

Taking the Mystery Out of Machine Learning

Radiologists have been taught to fear machine learning.  It means what... Read more

Seven Steps to a More Efficient and Resilient IT Solution

Efficient patient-centric care models require consolidating mountains... Read more

Canterbury Hospital, Australia

Located in Sydney’s Inner west, Canterbury Hospital has just over... Read more

From Our Journals

 David C. Humphreys

Integrating labs into clinical care pathways

Based on an Abbott-sponsored symposium “Diagnostics, Data and Integrated...

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent MD, PhD

Paediatrics

It is never easy when children are in the hospital. And it is even more...

Prof. Ludwig Kuntz PhD

Separate and concentrate― a sustainable business model for general hospitals?

Reducing management complexity in patient care. Research shows...

Dr. Christopher Peter Nickson MBChB, MClinEpid, FACEM, FCICM

Free Open-Access Medical education (FOAM) and critical care

This article describes the nature of FOAM (Free Open-Access Medical...

Dr. Vishal Bakshi

The role of the Physician Assistant in critical care

Physician Assistants play a leading role in the safe, efficient, v...

Dr. Benjamin Tang PhD, MMed(ClinEpi), MBBS, FCICM

Molecular diagnostics in severe respiratory virus infection

Recent trends in virus detection assays and host response biomarkers...

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