ICU and Emergency

How to Deal with Physician Burnout in the ICU

According to a study published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, shortening the length of... Read more

Withdrawing Life Support for Patients with Brain Injury

Withdrawing Life Support for Patients with Brain Injury

The decision to withdraw life support from patients with severe brain injuries is one that cannot be taken lightly. In a study... Read more

Outcomes of ABCDE Bundle in Mechanically Ventilated Patients

Increasing focus on ICU utilisation and survivorship has also resulted in a greater focus on the long-term consequences of... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
Moderate OSA in a 49-year-old male

PET/CT Detects Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Sleep Apnoea Patients

Research presented at the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging's 2019 Annual Meeting draws a strong link between... Read more

Imaging Modality Targets Cholesterol in Arterial Plaque

In an article published in the peer-reviewed SPIE publication Journal of Biomedical Optics (JBO), "Frequency-domain differential... Read more

MRI Technology to Map Body Fat

A research team led by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) Prof. Iris Shai has published a significant long-term study... Read more

Cardiology

Does Vitamin D Supplementation Reduce Cardiovascular Risk?

Several observational studies suggest an inverse association between vitamin D levels and risk of cardiovascular disease... Read more

Dietetic Consultation for Lowering Lipid Levels

Change in dietary behaviour is considered to be a first-line approach to the prevention and management of cardiovascular... Read more

Shared Decision Making and Cardiovascular Care

As the focus on patient-centred care increases, healthcare authorities are trying their best to establish progressive programmes... Read more

Healthcare IT

Do AI-Friendly Chiefs Lead More Successful Organisations?

A report published by Deep Knowledge Analytics shows that AI-Friendly chiefs are more likely to help drive their organisation... Read more

GDPR-friendly Patient Data: Finland Leads the Way

  Patient data is one of the keystones to streamlining and making healthcare more effective. But, added to in-house operational... Read more

Nearly Half of European Healthcare Never Heard of Blockchain

  Blockchain technology is only on the radar for 12% or healthcare organisations in Europe, according to a new report.... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

No trust, no digitalisation

Education is the linchpin to creating a culture of trust where patients feel comfortable engaging fully with mHealth.... Read more

Clearing the way with TeleTracking

Clearing the way with TeleTracking

Many hospitals around the world including the NHS, UK face huge challenges generated mainly from lack of resources especially... Read more

Dementia, the lost times

Dementia, the lost times

The current techniques for diagnosis and treatment of dementia   Dementia is one of the most difficult challenges... Read more

Blog

The Urgent Need for Digital Skills in Healthcare

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

Zoom On: Sapna Kudchadkar

Sapna Kudchadkar is an Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical... Read more

Addressing Overall Expenditures in the U.S. Health Care

  PART 1   It is important to differentiate bet 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

Spotlight on: Hospital Español de México: The importance of a culture of safety

Mexico City’s historic Hospital Español is the first International hospital... 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

7 Ways to Improve Patient Outcomes in the New World of Value-Based Care

Introduction   Hospitals around the world are under increasing... Read more

7 Ways to Maximize your Hospital’s Reputation

Executive summary A hospital’s reputation can do much to help... 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

Breaking Down Silos: Delivering True Clinical Value From a VNA

The vendor neutral archive offers one of the best opportunities... Read more

Canterbury Hospital, Australia

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

From Our Journals

 Rui Pedro Almeida MSc

Radioprotection in Chest CT: An Approach with Bismuth Breast Shield

The main goal of this study was to assess the viability of the bismuth...

Prof Paul Chang MD, FSIIM

Artificial intelligence and radiology: human-machine collaboration is key

Human-machine collaboration is key. Should radiologists be buying...

Dr. Kevin Fitzpatrick OBE

Benelux: Focus on Euthanasia

In Europe, euthanasia, the act of assisting with the death of a person...

 Gianluca D'Agosta

Technology Supports Patients at Home

The European Union is not alone in facing unprecedented demographic changes...

Dr. Rolf Gomes BE, MBBS, FRACP

Rolf Gomes

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Dr. Pamela Zolda PhD

EIBIR's role in imaging research projects: how to turn your project idea into reality

The European Institute for Biomedical Imaging Research, EIBIR, supports...

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