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Women's Health

Effects of COVID-19 on Breast Cancer Screening, Treatment & Care

Many countries have paused their breast cancer screening programmes because of COVID-19. Findings from a new study presented... Read more

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Hologic Announces Commitment to Tackling Breast Cancer Screening Disparities for Black Women

Initiative includes awareness campaign featuring Mary J. Blige and funding for screening and diagnostic services at approximately... Read more

October 2020: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This is an annual campaign to increase awareness of breast cancer. The goal is to show... Read more

Cardiology

COVID-19 and Higher Mortality in Acute Heart Failure Patients

Patients with acute heart failure nearly double their risk of dying if they get COVID-19, according to new research published... Read more

Cardiovascular Realities 2020: Time to Act Now

Cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of mortality in Europe, and World Health Organization (WHO) heart disease goals... Read more

Is Obesity Only the Individual's Responsibility?

Research based on 5425 citizens' responses to a questionnaire survey has illuminated that obesity causes are linked to various... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
PHE Study: Immunity in COVID-19 Survivors

PHE Study: Immunity in COVID-19 Survivors

According to SIREN (Sarscov2 Immunity & REinfection EvaluatioN) study being conducted by Public Health England (PHE), those... Read more

Effect of Nurse Staffing Ratios on Sepsis Care

Effect of Nurse Staffing Ratios on Sepsis Care

While adherence to evidence-based protocols for sepsis care ('SEP-1 bundles') can help reduce in-hospital mortality and... Read more

Communicating COVID-19 Uncertainty to Public

Communicating COVID-19 Uncertainty to Public

A group of researchers from Germany has looked into the challenges of communication between healthcare sector and the wider... Read more

Healthcare IT
DL vs. ML in Biomedical Research

DL vs. ML in Biomedical Research

Deep learning models are more efficient at discerning patterns and discriminative features in brain imaging than standard machine... Read more

Machine Learning and COVID-19 Management

Machine Learning and COVID-19 Management

A new systematic review (Syeda et al. 2021) analyses artificial intelligence (AI) -based methods utilised to tackle the... Read more

Four Steps to Make COVID-19 Vaccinations Efficient

Four Steps to Make COVID-19 Vaccinations Efficient

The United States, where COVID-19 cases continue to rise, is racing to vaccinate as many people as possible to curb further... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Prevalence and Risk Factors for Delirium in COVID-19 ICU Patients

According to findings from a large study, COVID-19 patients admitted to the ICU in the early months of the pandemic had a higher... Read more

#EA20: Wellbeing of Healthcare Providers During COVID-19

In a three-part session on burnout and depression of healthcare providers during COVID-19: diagnosis and approach at Euroanaesthesia 2020,... Read more

#EA20: Is Technology the Answer for Perioperative Patient Safety?

One of the most enjoyable sessions at Euroanaesthesia 2020 this year was the pro-con debate. The debate this time was on the... Read more

Radiology and Imaging

#RSNA20: Anxiety Associated with Faster Onset of Alzheimer's Disease

Anxiety is associated with an increased rate of progression from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's disease, according... Read more

#RSNA20: Sleeve Gastrectomy in Teenagers Weakens Bones

Childhood obesity is a major public health issue. Over the last ten years, the prevalence of childhood obesity has consistently... Read more

#RSNA20: Cooking With Wood Causes Lung Damage

Advanced imaging with CT shows that people who cook with biomass fuels like wood are at risk of suffering considerable damage... Read more

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Biograph Vision Quadra Extended Axial FoV PET/CT Scanner

Siemens Healthineers Introduces Biograph Vision Quadra Extended Axial FoV PET/CT Scanner

Congress of the European Association of Nuclear Medicine Large 106 cm axial PET field of view enables simultaneous whole-body... Read more

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Why Should Enterprise Imaging Matter To The Radiologist?

Why Should Enterprise Imaging Matter To The Radiologist?

A must read. Dr. Petersilge is an imaging leader and an Enterprise Imaging pioneer. In a recent presentation, Dr. Petersilge shared... Read more

Creating Harmony in Health Systems With Enterprise Imaging

Over the years, there has been significant technological advancement in the healthcare industry. However, for many healthcare... Read more

Enterprise Imaging and Peer Learning in Radiology

Peer reviews are one of the most important tools that can help with radiology workflow. Peer reviews help you collect and evaluate... Read more

Blog

Nurse's View: Are We Back to Square One with COVID-19 in UK?

A personal reflection from a COVID-recovered Staff Nurse.... Read more

How To Address Resource Shortage In Radiology?

Shortage of skilled manpower is a widespread fact and has indeed not spared... Read more

Digital Healthcare Focus: Liability Issues of AI Use in Healthcare

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

HOW TO VENTILATE COVID-19 PATIENTS?

TWINSTREAM ® ICU WITH P-BLV ® (PULSATILE BILEVEL VENTILATION) The... Read more

Top Telemedicine Platforms: Features and Services

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

A patient-centred approach to mammography

Head radiologist provides feedback on department’s three-year use of... 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

Accelerate The Reporting Process With RIS

Highly Efficient Workflow Solution in the protestant Hospital Muelheim... Read more

Optimal Connection Improves Care And Referrer Retention

Report transmission upon report release? Dr. Roland Scheck and his... Read more

RIS Investment Boosts Diagnosis And Treatment Flows At Bahrain University Hospital

At a time when healthcare providers worldwide are under increasing pressure... Read more

Oliguria And The Role Of Urine Monitoring In Renal Replacement Therapy (RRT) Management

ABSTRACT Renal Replacement Therapy (RRT) is a complex treatment modality... Read more

The Importance Of Continuous Monitoring Of Urine Flow In Critical Care Patients

ABSTRACT This review discusses the importance of continuous, real-time... Read more

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Extracorporeal Lung Support in Trauma Patients

The rationale, indications and challenges of extracorporeal lung assist...

Prof. Laurence Busse

A Framework for Addressing Seasonal Influenza: A Critical Care Perspective

Seasonal influenza remains a significant health burden and places tremendous...

 Rui Pedro Almeida

Effects of an internal and participatory intervention

Improving the radiological image   Prof. Rui Almeida gives an...

 Toby Edwards

Aerodynamic Leadership

Understanding Aerodynamics The word aerodynamic has many definitions....

 Christopher Schuppert

Big data for deep learning in radiology: population-based imaging

How artificial intelligence is about to transform radiological research...

Dr. Juan Ochoa Gautier

The business of research

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

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