From Our Journals

Dr. Nicola Strickland

Dr. Nicola Strickland

Dr. Strickland is a consultant at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust...

Prof Bertrand Guidet

Elderly Care in the ICU: Professor Bertrand Guidet

Professor Bertrand Guidet is Director, Medical Intensive Care, St. Antoine...

Dr. Joanna Bayley

Pharma Supplement

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

 Diane Whitehouse

Europe’s Momentum Towards Telemedicine Deployment

Critical  Success Factors Related to Legislation,

Dr. Gabriel Heras La Calle

Getting Started with a Health Blog

The Internet is full of blogs. They are multi-themed sites, self-managed...

Management and Administration
NSQIP: vital tool for improving care quality

ACS NSQIP Data 'More Accurate' than Administrative Data

Data from the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®) are more accurate than administrative... Read more

Medicines

10% of Adverse Drug Events Reported Miss Deadline

According to an article published in JAMA Internal Medicine, approximately 10 percent of serious and unexpected adverse events... Read more

Medicare beneficiaries

Medicare: Drop in Mortality, Hospitalisation and Costs

During 1999-2013, all-cause mortality and hospitalisation rates, along with inpatient expenditure per death, decreased for U.S.... Read more

ICU and Emergency
Julio Barado-Hualde, MD, Hospital Complex of Navarre

Better Management of ICU Beds

An article published in Health Care Management Science describes how a new mathematical simulation model can help an intensive... Read more

INTELLiVENT-ASV – The Ventilation Autopilot

INTELLiVENT-ASV is a next-generation intelligent ventilation mode that automatically controls ventilation and oxygenation based... Read more

NICU

NICU Admission Up in the U.S.

According to an article published in JAMA Pediatrics, admissions rates for newborns at neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) in... Read more

Cardiology
Endovascular repair

Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Safe

According to a new study conducted by researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), endovascular aortic repair... Read more

Stem Cell

Stem Cell Delivery Method May Treat End Stage Heart Failure

A team of researchers at the University of Utah School of Medicine have tested a high dose of stem cells delivered via a method... Read more

ESC Congress 2015 Poster

ESC Congress 2015: Hot Lines Reveal Latest CVD research

During the upcoming ESC Congress 2015, six hot line sessions are expected to reveal the latest in cardiovascular research. Some... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
Colourful signposts

Is that Scan (Song) Really Necessary?

As the concept of “Choosing Wisely” travels the world (USA, Australia, Canada, Italy, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK), one... Read more

insulin resistance linked to memory loss

Insulin Resistance Increases Risk for Alzheimer's Disease

An imaging study finds a strong association between insulin resistance and lower brain glucose metabolism in a group of late middle-age... Read more

Radiologist assistants in words

Radiologist Assistants in the United States - Here to Stay?

Advanced roles for radiology technicians/ radiographers have been defined in a number of countries, including the UK, Australia... Read more

Healthcare IT
Online Learning

Virtual Medical Training for Improved Outcomes

A team of researchers from the College of Nursing (CoN) and NYU School of Medicine (SoM) are addressing the barriers to wide-spread... Read more

athenaText - secure care team communication

Text Service Helps Care Coordination

Athenahealth's new secure text messaging service "athenaText" makes coordination within care teams easier and faster — which contributes... Read more

young people work via social media interaction

Generation X and Y Improving Healthcare Management?

As the baby boomers in healthcare leadership are starting to retire, some experts believe the generational transition in healthcare... Read more

Blog

Zoom On: Valentin Sinitsyn, Federal Center of Medicine and Rehabilitation

Prof. Valentin Sinitsyn is Head of the Radiology Department in the Federal... Read more

Zoom On: Lluis Donoso, President, European Society of Radiology

Prof. Lluís Donoso is Editor-in-Chief - Imaging, HealthManagement.org The... Read more

Zoom On: Claudio Martin, President, Canadian Critical Care Society

Professor Claudio M. Martin, MSc, MD, FRCPC, CCPE, is President of the Canadian... 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

Zoom On: Marie Ennis-O'Connor, Founder of Health Care Social Media & e-Patient Writer and Speaker

Marie Ennis-O’ Connor is a social media consultant in the field of healthcare,... Read more

Zoom On: William Fay, Director - Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Dr. William Fay is the Director, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Professor... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

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

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

TwinStream ICU - The lung protective ventilation in intensive care for acutely ill patients

TwinStreamTM ICU offers oxygenation ventilation with unsurpassed efficiency... Read more