Decision Support

OncCOVID App to Estimate Impact of Delayed Cancer Treatment

Cancer treatment delay has had significant impact on cancer-specific survival and COVID-19–specific mortality. While treatment... Read more

Head of department Anne Edvardsen shows the excellent facilities available for rehabilitation

Online Rehabilitation At Home Established In Record Time

In March, when the whole country locked down, almost 150 patients were undergoing their rehabilitation stay at the LHL... Read more

DETECT Study: Fitness Trackers Can Predict COVID-19

The first six weeks data from the DETECT study show that wearable fitness devices can improve public health efforts to control... Read more

Women's Health

Do You Know the 12 Signs of Breast Cancer?

Breast cancer has now overtaken lung cancer as the world’s mostly commonly-diagnosed cancer, according to statistics released... Read more

American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists Supports Laparoscopic Radiofrequency Ablation

--Hologic’s Acessa® Procedure Now Part of the Procedural Intervention Standard of Care for Uterine Fibroids-- Hologic... Read more

Hologic & Partners Launch Project Health Equality to Help Transform The Care Women of Color Receive

Initiative Addresses Structural and Cultural Barriers to High-quality, Culturally Competent Health Care for Black and Hispanic... Read more

Enterprise Imaging

Amsterdam UMC chooses Agfa HealthCare to Manage All Medical Images

Amsterdam UMC has chosen to merge the image management infrastructure of the Academic Medical Center (AMC) and VU medical center... Read more

Leeds Hospitals Improve Image Sharing Across Yorkshire With Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (LTHT) has successfully implemented Agfa HealthCare’s Enterprise Imaging (EI) solution,... Read more

Enterprise Imaging: Going All In!

The Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (USA) took the bold decision to make care records and images from all their patients... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

Has the Pandemic Given Telehealth a Boost?

When COVID-19 came on the scene in early 2020, and in-person medical care, aside from emergencies was deemed verboten, health... Read more

The Key Drivers Affecting a Patient’s Use of eHealth Tools

eHealth tools have been used to educate and monitor patient health and can provide a significant amount of disease-specific... Read more

Healthcare Leaders Discuss Pandemic Role of the Chief Wellness Officer

Long before the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare systems struggled to manage the mental health and wellbeing of their diverse healthcare... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Protective Ventilation and Outcomes in Patients with COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic continues to be a global health issue. Clinical outcomes data of patients from China, Europe and the... Read more

Passive Leg Raising in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

  Survival among patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) is typically quite low. Survival in OHCA is dependent... Read more

FRISC Study: Fluid and Resuscitation Protocols in Sepsis-Induced Hypotension in Cirrhosis

  One of the most common causes of hospitalisation and mortality in patients with cirrhosis is sepsis and septic shock. However,... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

How Do You Really Feel about AI in Medicine?

A survey  conducted during a 2019 meeting for AI, eHealth, and IT infrastructure, aimed to assess participants’ attitudes on... Read more

How to Improve Handoffs in Radiology

A leading cause of medical error, handoffs are a major communication challenge in diagnostic and interventional radiology practice.... Read more

Preparing the Next Generation of Radiologists

Seasoned professionals share their insight into the transition from residency and fellowship training to independent radiology... Read more

Healthcare IT

New Rapid 3D Printing Technique Paves Way for Life-like Organs

The goal of efficiently fabricating full-sized replacement human organs and tissues for use in transplant surgeries is one step... Read more

New Navigation System to Guide Robots in Emergency Rooms

Emergency departments (ED) can be crowded, busy, face-paced spaces manned by healthcare workers (HWC) who are overworked and... Read more

Novel 3D 'Lung-On-A-Chip' Model to Test New COVID-19 Therapies

COVID-19 is the most recent, but certainly not the only condition to affect and cause serious damage to the lung. Asthma, COPD,... Read more

Cardiology

The Dilemma of Using Location-Based Terms for COVID-19 Variants

With the recent surge of COVID-19 cases in India, talks of the “Indian variant” have been circulating over social media. However,... Read more

Why Do We Keep Ignoring the World’s Leading Killer?

High blood pressure is the world’s leading killer. It will kill more people than COVID-19, and, in usual circumstances, more... Read more

From an Epidemic of Fear to an Epidemic of Explanations

During the COVID-19 pandemic, people have moved through different phases as they battle this crisis. In the beginning, there... Read more

Blog

Digital Healthcare Focus: European Hospitals on Fire (FHIR) EMH-onFHIR

In this space I will explore monthly topics, from concepts to technologies,... Read more

Digital Healthcare Focus: European Hospitals on Fire (FHIR) EMH-onFHIR

In this space I will explore monthly topics, from concepts to technologies,... Read more

An Epiphany from Inside the COVID-19 Crisis in the UK

The Lockdown May End, But Nursing Will Continue My dear readers it is... Read more

How Efficiency Gains in the Pathology Department may Impact the Breast Cancer Care Continuum

Thanks to early detection through routine breast screening as well as... Read more

Tsunami of COVID-19 Patients in India

Expert Interview with Prof Shirish Prayag, Director, Critical Care Medicine... Read more

While perioperative care is optimized, patients die unmonitored in wards!

There is a high demand for a comfortable, small and mobile... Read more

Top Telemedicine Platforms: Features and Services

The World Health Organization (WHO) defines telemedicine  as the... Read more

4 Things To Start Doing Today to Reduce Medical Errors

1. Practise Good Self-Care It’s vital for your personal wellbeing that... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Holistic Decision-Making in a Digital World

Smart data integration and decision support along the patient pathway... Read more

3DQuorum™ Imaging Technology

Improving radiologist performance through Artificial Intelligence... Read more

Genius AI™ Detection for Breast Tomosynthesis

Improving radiologist performance and workflow through deep learning... Read more

Genius AI™ Detection for Breast Tomosynthesis

Improving radiologist performance and workflow through deep learning... Read more

Why Should We Be Measuring Ionized Magnesium?

Dennis Begos , MD, FACS, FACRS Associate Director, Medical... Read more

Mitigating a Post-COVID-19 Surge With Integrated Technology

Despite a falling number of COVID–19 patients in ICU, imaging departments... Read more

From Our Journals

 Pau Sarsanedas

Precise Automated Resuscitation with RESPIRA

An innovative solution to ventilator shortages has been found in Spain...

Dr. Amir Abbas Mahabadi

Global COVID-19 Pandemic - Compelling Effects on Cardiovascular Medicine

Summary: Quarantining and public interventions during the COVID-19 pandemic...

 Angelina Hakim

Angelina Hakim

Medical Device, Quality Management Expert and CEO/Founder - Qunique Ltd,...

Dr. Nidhi Nikhanj

Six Steps to Implement Bedside Ultrasonography in Critical Care

A Roadmap to Rapid Improvements in Patient Safety This article will...

Dr. Ian Weissman

COVID-19: New Pandemic Offers a New Chance to be Well Together

Summary: A physician examines how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting...

Dr. Theodoros Kyprianou

The role of disruptive and hybrid technologies in acute care

Section Editor Theodorus Kyprianou introduces the “Informatics and Technology

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