Cardiology

Adults Born with Heart Disease at Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Children born with heart disease have an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes after age 30, according to a new study.The... Read more

New Guidelines For Using Nonstatin Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs

The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has released an "Expert Consensus Decision Pathway" document on the role of nonstatin... Read more

AHA, Amazon Precision Medicine Initiative

The American Heart Association (AHA) and Amazon Web Services (AWS) formed a partnership to use cloud technology to discover advanced... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
Geriatric Doctors Needed

Few Young Doctors Are Training To Care For U.S. Elderly

A report in Kaiser Health News has highlighted the serious lack of physicians available to tend to the growing population of elderly... Read more

Five Ways To Start an Innovation Culture

Senior managers often avoid building an innovation culture within an organisation that will encourage employees to take risks... Read more

Investment Hints at Future Healthcare Priorities

In the first part of 2016, patient experience, Big Data analytics and personalised medicine have attracted a record-setting quantity... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Study: Microbiome Disruption May Have Key Role in ARDS, Sepsis

Researchers from the University of Michigan (U-M) Medical School have found culture-independent evidence that the lung microbiome... Read more

Zero Preventable Deaths After Injury: Trauma Care Report

Zero preventable deaths after injury can be achieved if trauma care is better coordinated and lessons learned in military healthcare... Read more

Lung Protective Strategies in the OR Reviewed

Do the principles of lung protective ventilation for ICU patients with acute respiratory failure apply to otherwise healthy patients... Read more

Healthcare IT
PHM

Population Health: Cutting Admissions and Readmissions

Health Affairs has reported that population health programmes set up to reduce hospital admissions may also cut readmissions.Following... Read more

Cloud Computing for First Responders

The ability to process huge quantities of visual electronic data rapidly and efficiently following man-made and natural disasters... Read more

Clinton’s Healthcare IT Agenda: Ambitious or Unrealistic?

U.S. Democratic presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton's recently released technology agenda has honed in on boosting opportunities... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
Adding this variable angle slant hole collimator to an existing breast molecular imaging system allows the system to get six times better contrast of cancer lesions in the breast, providing the same or better image quality while also potentially reducing

3D Breast Imaging Tool Boosts Contrast, Cuts Dose Levels

Scientists in the U.S. added a collimator to an existing 3-D breast molecular imaging system that improved image quality in the... Read more

Prof. Francesco Sardanelli, Editor-in-Chief of European Radiology Experimental

ESR To Launch Experimental Radiology Journal In 2017, Sardanelli Is New Editor

The European Society of Radiology (ESR), the largest radiological society in the world with more than 63,000 members, will launch... Read more

This image of a concussion patient’s brain shows low FA areas (red) probably signifying injured white matter, plus high FA areas (blue) perhaps indicating more efficient white-matter connections compensating for concussion damage. A large amount of high F

DTI Helps Identify Recovery In Concussion Patients

Researchers using an advanced form of MRI called diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) have found a way to differentiate in advance those... Read more

Blog

Burnout Syndrome in Critical Care: What Needs to Happen Now?

Following the release of the U.S. Critical Care Societies Collaborative... Read more

Innovative solutions addressing challenges of complex cardiovascular disease

An integrated approach to interventional cardiovascular medicineAccording... Read more

Zoom on: Florent Jault, Product Specialist Radiation Dose Monitor (RDM), Medsquare France

1.What are your key areas of interest and research? Patient safety is the... Read more

Zoom On: Rolf Gomes, Founder, Heart of Australia

Cardiologist Dr. Rolf Gomes founded Heart of Australia with the vision... Read more

Zoom On: Eric Poiseau, IHE Europe Technical Project Manager Inria

What are your key areas of interest and research? My major area of interest... Read more

Zoom On: Jorge Muniz - CEO Medcomic

What are your key areas of interest and research? I am fascinated with... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Identifying, Controlling, and Reducing Overhead Costs in the Healthcare Sector

Many expenses cannot only be attributed to individual patients, diagnoses,... Read more

Computer-Aided Diagnosis for Breast Ultrasound

Samsung Applies Deep Learning from Big Data in World-FirstThe Samsung RS80A... Read more

Is Faster-Than-Market Growth in your Company’s Future?

Healthcare providers are predicting high growth potential within the next... Read more

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Antibiotics

The European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases,... Read more

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Invasive Fungal Infections

The European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases,... Read more

High-End Transport Ventilation Around the World

Interview with Georg Keunecke of FAI rent-a-jet AG on the global use of... Read more

From Our Journals

Dr. Adrian Wong

Getting Started with Twitter

If you want to know how we practised medicine 5 years ago, read a textbook....

Prof. Jukka Takala, MD, PhD

35 Years of ISICEM

Prof. Antonio Artigas Director, Critical Care Centre, Sabadell Hospital,...

Prof. Massimo Antonelli, MD

Moving from “Learning by Doing” to Simulation

The Educational Challenge in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Historically,...

Ultrasound Fights Cancer With Microbubbles

Sonoporation with Chemotherapy Increases Porosity of Pancreatic CellsI...

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent, MD, PhD

The Brain

Treatment of neurological illnesses and complications in the intensive...

Prof. Jeffrey Lipman

Physiotherapy Services in the Australian ICU

Physiotherapists are key members of the Australian intensive care unit...


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