From Our Journals

 Roberta Barelli, MD

Moving from “Learning by Doing” to Simulation

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

 Asli Özyildirim

Pharma Supplement

European Association of Hospital PharmacistsJoan Peppard, President-Elect...

Prof. Erik Hollnagel

Guest Editorial

Creating Safer HealthcareHealthcare professionals have long recognised...

Dr. Steve Mathieu

Getting Started with Twitter

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

 Rowland Illing

CT Dose Management: A Pan European Strategy

Computed Tomography (CT) ranks as one of the top five medical developments...

Management and Administration
World Cancer Day

Cancer in Spotlight

This week has been marking an important day in cancer awareness with World Cancer Day on February 4th.  Aimed at uniting the... Read more

Patient-derived Stem Cells

Precision Medicine Hope for Blindness

University of Iowa researchers and Columbia University Medical Center opthalmologists have together used a new technology for... Read more

Leadership

Want to Retain Nursing Staff? Try this.

According to a study published in the Journal of Advanced Nursing, the transformational leadership style helps nurses provide... Read more

ICU and Emergency
S. aureus under a microscope

Rapid Susceptibility Test for Staph Developed

An interdisciplinary team of researchers at UC San Diego have developed a test to find out if bacteria are susceptible to antibiotics,... Read more

Copper Helps Protects the Most Vulnerable Patients

Copper Helps Protects the Most Vulnerable Patients

Joint US-Chile research has confirmed copper as an additional weapon in the fight against healthcare-associated infections, demonstrating... Read more

a wounded man being treated in a field hospital in Syria

Critical Care in Syria, Grim Reality

A report from the Syrian-American Medical Society details the health crisis in war-torn Syria and efforts to help bolster what... Read more

Cardiology
Women & health

Heart Attacks in Women: Statement from American Heart Association

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of mortality in American women. A new scientific statement published in the American... Read more

Ergotron Sit-to-stand workstation

Worksite Lifestyle Intervention to Reduce Cardiac Risk

Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, Director of Mount Sinai Heart and Physician-in-Chief of The Mount Sinai Hospital will be undertaking... Read more

Exercising

Regular Exercise a Must for Heart Health

According to a clinical perspective published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, people should be less concerned... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
MURAD mockup of robotic biopsy apparatus

Robotic Biopsy Combines MRI and US

MRI and Ultrasound is being combined in a robot, in research being conducted at the University of Twente in the Netherlands. The... Read more

patient with chest pain

Imaging for Chest Pain - New Recommendations

The American College of Cardiology and American College of Radiology have released new recommendations for diagnosing chest pain... Read more

high rate of unnecessary cancer screening in older people

Screening in Older People - When Not To

Researchers in the U.S. have found that nearly 16 percent of individuals 65 years or older may have received non-recommended screenings... Read more

Healthcare IT
reducing costs in healthcare

Decoding Patient Cost

The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) has formed a strategic partnership with Health Catalyst to develop and commercialise... Read more

puzzling requirements in Meaningful Use and other regulations

Changes Ahead for 'Confusing' Meaningful Use

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt has hinted at changes as the healthcare industry... Read more

financial value of health IT

How will HIMSS Value Score for EHRs Work?

HIMSS Value Score is healthcare's first international quality measurement for the value of health IT. Launched in early December,... Read more

Blog

Zoom On: Taher Shams, Managing Director, Zulekha Hospital

Taher Shams, a passionate management professional, is responsible for... Read more

Zoom On: Peter Gibb, Chief Executive, ICUsteps

ICUsteps was founded in the UK by 2005 by ex-patients, their relatives... Read more

Zoom On: Kimberley Applegate, Professor of Radiology, Emory University

Kimberly Applegate, MD, MS, FACR, is professor of radiology and pediatrics... Read more

Zoom On: Michael Nurok, Medical Director Cardiac-Surgical ICU, Cedars-Sinai

Dr Michael Nurok is the medical director of the Cardiac-Surgical... Read more

Zoom On: Dr. Sandeep Bansal, Founder and CEO at Medic Creations

Dr. Sandeep Bansal is a doctor turned entrepreneur. Now CEO of Medic Creations,... Read more

Zoom On: Jamie Milas - Vice President of Marketing, EOS imaging

While at RSNA 2015, HealthManagement.org’s Zoom On met up with Jamie... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Moving From 2D to 3D Ultrasound : The Ease of the Transition is in the User Interface

3D ultrasound imaging has been used for several years especially in high-risk... Read more

Vision Clear with Mindray's iClear™Technology

Thanks to its continuing effort in innovations, Mindray is proud to introduce... Read more

V Flow : A Novel Visualization of Blood Flow

IntroductionUltrasound color flow mapping (CFM) has been extensively used... Read more

Automatic Detect Fetal Median Sagittal Plane Using Smart MSP

1.1 BackgroundUltrasound is a standard way to evaluate fetal anatomies.... 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

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: C. Diff report

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


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