ICU and Emergency
Neonatal Early-Onset Sepsis Calculator

Neonatal Early-Onset Sepsis Calculator

In 2007, a study funded by the National Institutes of Health assessed the use of predictive models to calculate the risk of early-onset... Read more

Large Decreases in ICU-Acquired Infections - National Infection Campaign

ICUs in the UK have seen an 80% drop in bloodstream infections according to NIHR Guy's and St Thomas' Biomedical Research Centre-funded... Read more

Energy Balance in Obese, Mechanically Ventilated Patients in ICU

Clinical evidence shows that overfeeding critically ill patients is associated with poor outcomes. Obesity is a major challenge... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
#EAHM2019: Welcome to Ghent!

#EAHM2019: Welcome to Ghent!

“It is an honour for the Belgian Association of Hospital Managers to welcome you to these three days for this important congress,”... Read more

EAHM 2019 – Innovative Healthcare Strategies

EAHM 2019 – Innovative Healthcare Strategies

The 28th Congress of the European Association for Hospital Managers (EAHM 2019) starting today in the Belgian city of Ghent,... Read more

Consumerism in Healthcare

Consumerism in Healthcare

The growing trend of consumerism in healthcare is drawing more attention to the provision of high-quality care at reasonable... Read more

Cardiology
Cardio Trial Shows Reduction in Wait Times and Admissions

#ESCCongress: RAPID-TnT Study Shows Reduction in Wait Times and Admissions

10% of the 7 million emergency department cases in South Australia each year are from suspected acute coronary syndrome (ACS).... Read more

#ESCCongress: New Management Pathways in Cardiovascular Risk Factors

At the ESC Congress this year, several new guidelines have been released including updated guidelines on lipid control and... Read more

#ESCCongress: DAPA-HF Trial - Reduction in Cardiovascular Death, Hospitalisation

The DAPA-HF study findings were presented today by Dr. John McMurray at the ESC Congress in Paris.  DAPA-HF is an international,... Read more

Healthcare IT
Bills, Claims and Analysis: Blockchain in Healthcare

Bills, Claims and Analysis: Blockchain in Healthcare

Increasing need to store and secure medical data, including sensitive patient information, is among key factors behind the expanded... Read more

How 'AI Hesitancy' is Hindering Healthcare

How 'AI Hesitancy' is Hindering Healthcare

Artificial intelligence is behind the development of innovative tools that are increasingly used in healthcare, including health... Read more

Staff Training Urgently Needed for Healthcare Cybersecurity

In healthcare, digitalisation is playing increasingly more important role in streamlining processes and workflows to improve... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
Blood Test Unmasks Concussions Absent on CT Scans

Blood Test Unmasks Concussions Absent on CT Scans

It has been highlighted that patients suffering from a concussion can have CT scans which show no irregularities and patients... Read more

Real-Time Triaging of Adult Chest Radiographs

Real-Time Triaging of Adult Chest Radiographs

A recent study tested the ability of an artificial intelligence (AI) system to triage adult chest radiographs in real-time. Based... Read more

Increased AI Presence at RSNA 2019

  RSNA have announced Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications will feature prominently at the 105th Scientific Assembly... Read more

Blog

Zoom on: Dr Jannicke Mellin-Olsen

  Dr Jannicke Mellin-Olsen was the first female doctor in Norway to... Read more

Zoom On: Rolf Rossaint

Rolf Rossaint is a Professor and Chairman of the Department of... Read more

The Urgent Need for Digital Skills in Healthcare

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

Evaluation of the Microbial Tightness of Mini-Spike® 2 Chemo V - A Closed System Transfer Device

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function by means of... Read more

Closed Infusion Systems Including Caresite® Extension Set Prevent Microbial Contamination

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function of closed infusion... Read more

Evaluation of the Microbial Tightness of the Safeflow Valve - A Closed System Transfer Device

In vitro study validating the microbial barrier function by means of... Read more

Peterborough City Hospital One for all – standardising medical equipment

Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) is widely used in hospitals across... 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

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

Canterbury Hospital, Australia

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

From Our Journals

Dr. Juan Ochoa Gautier

The business of research

What is the value of physicians and their contribution to the healthcare...

 David Magboulé

How to energise collaborative thinking: 5 tips to trash bad habits

For better team cooperation and project success, ‘collaborative thinking’...

 David Farbrother

Healthcare Business International 2018: The new global healthcare landscape

The new global healthcare landscape   HBI 2018 focused on problems...

Prof. Lluís Donoso-Bach

Reputation

Taking control of your reputation has become far more complex in rece...

 Joelle Mumley

Africa leading way in healthcare tech: the continent is ahead of the game in cutting-edge drone use

The African healthcare context is uniquely placed to adopt and benefit...

 Harshal Sawant

Creating a Safety Network for Use in a Clinical Environment

Developing Medical Device Plug-and-Play InteroperabIlity&n

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