Radiology and Imaging

Fusing multimodality neuroimaging and genetic data for dementia diagnosis

Researchers have developed a three-stage deep learning framework to integrate multimodality neuroimaging and genetic data for... Read more

Thrombectomy for ischaemic stroke with selection by perfusion imaging

According to a new study (DEFUSE 3), thrombectomy for ischaemic stroke 6 to 16 hours after a patient was last known to be well... Read more

Improving diagnosis for neurodevelopmental disorders

A new method that uses epigenetic signatures and machine learning algorithms provides a better way to diagnose neurodevelopmental... Read more

ICU and Emergency
Front cover of Sepsis Manual published by UK Sepsis Trust

New edition of sepsis manual from UK Sepsis Trust

To coincide with the Sepsis Unplugged conference, the UK Sepsis Trust (UKST) has announced the publication of the fourth edition... Read more

AKI may indicate more serious systemic disease

Most cases of acute kidney injury (AKI) represent a manifestation of a system-wide disease, which should be addressed in all patients... Read more

Predicting post-ICU mortality risk

A prospective, observational, multicentre cohort study (FROG-ICU) has confirmed the striking prevalence of death at one year after... Read more

Cardiology

Cancer patients who have stroke less likely to get clot-busting drug

Cancer patients having a stroke are one-third less likely than stroke patients without cancer to get a gold-standard drug to help... Read more

High risk of death from chronic ischaemic heart disease

A European Society of Cardiology (ESC) study finds that patients with chronic ischaemic cardiovascular disease (CICD) have a high... Read more

Depression in adults undergoing heart procedure and outcomes

Depression is increasingly recognised as a risk factor for adverse outcomes in cardiovascular disease. A new study examining the... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

To BYOD or not to BYOD: the benefits and risks

Like in other industries, use of mobile devices is prevalent in healthcare. A 2017 survey of healthcare workers conducted by HIMSS... Read more

Protocol released for ending infection treatment

New expert guidance offers hospitals the first standardised recommendations on discontinuation of safety protocols when treating... Read more

Arab Health highlights family health shortfall

A recent survey on healthcare habits of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) residents suggests a lack of awareness of the benefits... Read more

Healthcare IT

'Time saving' EHR copy-pasting must stop

Not a few physicians have raised complaints about the "burden" of EHR documentation. It comes as no surprise that copy and paste... Read more

Data management: the year ahead

For 2018 privacy and security will continue to be priority areas when it comes to health data management. Moreover, informatics,... Read more

How will HIT play out in 2018?

According to experts, some of the healthcare technology trends that grabbed the spotlight in the past year are likely to maintain... Read more

Blog

Top robotic applications in medicine

The medical robotics market is expected to grow to $20 billion by the... Read more

Trash to treasure: memories from the ICU

A striking mural that hangs at Toronto General Hospital of the University... Read more

Healthcare Revolution in Africa through Public-Private Partnerships

Over the last twenty years, Africa’s population has increased by 2.5% per... Read more

Reinventing breast tomosynthesis

Expanding leadership based on clinical evidence In early September, Ho... Read more

How Does a Local Heart Foundation Benefit Research and Public Health?

HerzstiftungOlten is a local foundation connected to the Swiss Heart... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Telemedicine – a new model for pre-hospital ultrasound?

FUJIFILM SonoSite’s M-Turbo point-of-care (POC) ultrasound systems will... Read more

7 Ways to Improve Patient Outcomes in the New World of Value-Based Care

Introduction   Hospitals around the world are under increasing pressure... Read more

Regional Healthcare Initiatives in the UK: An Opportunity For Silo-Busting & Integrated Diagnostics

Health authorities in the UK are developing regional initiatives to make... Read more

7 Ways to Maximize your Hospital’s Reputation

Executive summary A hospital’s reputation can do much to help attract... Read more

Taking the Mystery Out of Machine Learning

Radiologists have been taught to fear machine learning.  It means what... Read more

Raising Care Standards to Enhance Patient Outcomes

Executive summary Hospitals are under increasing pressure to improve t... Read more

Seven Steps to a More Efficient and Resilient IT Solution

Efficient patient-centric care models require consolidating mountains of... Read more

Breaking Down Silos: Delivering True Clinical Value From a VNA

The vendor neutral archive offers one of the best opportunities to join... Read more

Clinical And Economic Effects Of The i-Stat POCT Solution

INTRODUCTION   In Germany, emergency departments (EDs) often suffer fr... Read more

Establishment of Ambulatory Emergency Services at James Paget University Hospital

INTRODUCTION   A study of emergency admissions in England found that over... Read more

Canterbury Hospital, Australia

Located in Sydney’s Inner west, Canterbury Hospital has just over 200 beds.... Read more

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Antibiotics

The European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases,... Read more

From Our Journals

 David Magboulé

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

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

 Simon Janin

Smart contracts in healthcare

Looking at the future of Smart Contracts in healthcare. Could Smart C...

 Duane Steward

Simulating Stress in Hospital Workflow

COMPUTER MODEL LOOKS AT ER FUNCTIONS, EVEN BEFORE IT’S BUILT   With the...

 Kathy Smith

Hospital Magazines: Top Tips From an Expert

Following HealthManagement. org's articles on blogging (La Calle et al....

 Bertalan Meskó

Will the Hospital of the Future Be Our Home

Already, healthcare is being outsourced to the home in a bid to encourage...

Dr. Marina Álvarez

Tomosynthesis for Breast Cancer Screening Programs

Early adopters of digital breast tomosynthesis in Spanish and Italian breast...

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