From Our Journals

Dr. Cooper, Joseph David

Infections in the Immunosuppressed and Immunocompromised Patient

Over the last decades the number of immunocompromised patients has increased...

Prof. Perel, Azriel

Perioperative Goal-Directed Therapy

Some Remaining QuestionsWhat is Perioperative Goal-Directed Therapy? P...

Prof. Wears, Robert

Guest Editorial

Creating Safer HealthcareHealthcare professionals have long recognised...

 Parenteau, Tom

Technology Update: Meritas POC Analyzer - Best Decision at POC

There has been a lot of talk at the ESC Congress about sustainable cardiology...

Dr. Sandford, Richard

ADPKD: Realising Progress Through Patient Empowerment

Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is an inherited, chronic,...

Prof. Norbash, Alex

Big Data Initiatives to Support Next Generation Neuroimaging of TBI

Big Data Initiatives to Support Next Generation Neuroimaging of Trauma

Radiology and Imaging
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RSNA15: Parental Absence Affects Brain Development in Children

New research from China shows that children who have been left without direct parental care for extended periods of time have... Read more

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RSNA15: Getting to the Heart of Archaeology

Modern imaging techniques (CT and MRI) have enabled researchers to investigate hearts more than 400 years old found at an archaeological... Read more

RSNA 2015 Opening Session

RSNA 2015 Opening Session - Innovation is the Word

Throughout the opening session held this morning here at RSNA, one word was omnipresent: InnovationRonald L. Arenson welcomed... Read more

Healthcare IT
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Payment Barriers Deter Telehealth Adoption

A national survey found that 9 out of 10 physicians in the U.S. would use telehealth, provided they were properly reimbursed.... Read more

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Flexible Robotic Worm Optimises Surgery

Surgeons may one day be able to remove tumours from within the inner ear in a less invasive fashion — ie, without removing the... Read more

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Wireless Devices Manage Pain Signals

New implantable wireless devices can be used to trigger — and, in theory, block — pain signals in the body and spinal cord before... Read more


Small, Local Cardiac Rehab Centres Equally Effective

According to new research from the University of York, smaller and more localised cardiac rehabilitation (CR) centres are as effective... Read more

Patient Selection for PCI

Appropriate Patient Selection for Heart Procedures

New findings from Yale School of Medicine suggest that the decline in the number of patients undergoing unnecessary percutaneous... Read more

Heart Disease

Heart Disease, Stroke Invisible to Most Women

Heart disease and stroke continue to be the number one killer of women in the U.S. One in three women die from heart disease and... Read more

ICU and Emergency
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Copper Can Prevent Respiratory Virus Spread

Copper can effectively help to prevent the spread of respiratory viruses, which are linked to severe acute respiratory syndrome... Read more

MyICU app

MyICU App Introduced

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), in Boston, USA, has launched a new app, MyICU, that serves as a communication tool... Read more

ICU delirium - a serious yet understudied issue

Study: Patients' Experiences of Delirium

Up to 90 percent of patients in the intensive care unit experience delirium and this can have a profound and lasting impact on... Read more

Management and Administration

Innovation in Focus at WHINN

WHINN -Week of Health and Innovation, 2015 takes place in Odense, Denmark later this month with a new development: this year,... Read more

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Dr. Peter M. Fleischut, Chief Innovation Officer at NewYork-Presbyterian

Dr. Peter M. Fleischut is the Chief Innovation Officer at NewYork-Presbyterian... Read more

Let Doctors Be Doctors. It's About Time. is a forum for healthcare professionals that allows... Read more

Zoom On: John Marini, Professor of Medicine, University of Minnesota

John J. Marini is Professor of Medicine at the University of Minnesota... Read more

Zoom On: Dr Ross Tsuyuki, University of Alberta

Dr. Tsuyuki is a Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and the Director... Read more

Zoom On: Moshe Graif, Honorary President, Israel Radiological Association

Prof. Moshe Graif is Chairman, Department of Medical Imaging, The Tel Aviv... Read more

Zoom On: Simona Agger Ganassi, Chairman, EuHPN - European Health Property Network

Dr Simona Agger Ganassi, Architect and Urban Planner, is the Chairman of... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

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

New white paper addresses common pre-analytical errors in blood gas analysis

Sphere Medical, innovator in critical care monitoring and diagnostics equipment,... Read more

Accurately Setting PEEP with Transpulmonary Pressure

Choose an optimal PEEP setting with the help of the transpulmonary pressure... Read more

Low Dose CT Screening Needed to Reduce Mortality from Lung Cancer

ESR/ERS: White paper on lung cancer screeningA joint publication by two... Read more

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