Radiology and Imaging

Building radiology's future: junior doctors as leaders

Junior doctors today have worked in the NHS through some of its most tumultuous times. Those who commenced their working life... Read more

New AI tool predicts breast cancer risk

Identifying women at risk for breast cancer is a critical component of effective early disease detection . Available... Read more

Imaging computer model is cancer 'Google Maps' of tumour behaviour

Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers develop an image-based computer model of tumour behavior that captures more of the complexity... Read more

ICU and Emergency
Azithromycin may reduce treatment failure in acute COPD exacerbations

Azithromycin may reduce treatment failure in acute COPD exacerbations

Low‐dose azithromycin may reduce treatment failure in patients hospitalised for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary... Read more

Immunotherapy effects on sepsis

A randomised controlled multicentre trial assessed for the first time the safety and pharmacokinetics of an antiprogrammed... Read more

Antibiotic timing and administration in the ED

Antibiotics are often prescribed in the emergency department (ED) to patients with suspected infection before any definitive... Read more

Healthcare IT

AWS Blockchain now available across multiple sectors

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced the general availability of Amazon Managed Blockchain , a fully managed service... Read more

How tech streamlines leading healthcare system

Singapore is known to have one of the best healthcare systems in the world. This is evident in its infant mortality rate —... Read more

Improving AI standards in healthcare settings

The growing use of artificial intelligence (AI) in medical settings has led tech giants – including IBM, Google and Philips –... Read more

Cardiology

Higher BMI increases risk of serious health problems

A new study has shed light on the link between higher body mass index (BMI) and serious health outcomes and death in over... Read more

Pharmacy closures cause decline in cardiovascular medication adherence

Nonadherence to cardiovascular prescription medications is observed in nearly 50% of patients. Despite efforts to improve the... Read more

Cardioprotective role of metformin

Left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) is found in nearly one-third of patients with coronary artery disease (CAD). LVH is an... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

Brexit: UK Government makes decision on EU healthcare workers

European Union (EU) health workers can still work in the UK even if it leaves the EU with a no-deal... Read more

How design can eliminate bacteria in OR

Traffic flow in hospitals can help spread microbiota. Researchers examining the influence of traffic and other factors on... Read more

Smile at the doctor - you may receive better care

Under most conditions, positive social interactions have beneficial implications for employee performance, say Tel Aviv... Read more

Blog

4 reasons why healthcare management should focus on AI in radiology

It is not uncommon that healthcare management teams are heavily pressed... Read more

Targeted therapy for cancer

Driving the change in cancer treatment An overview of targeted... 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: Bernd Saugel

Bernd Saugel, MD, EDIC is a Professor of Anesthesiology and works as... 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

How to improve patient-ventilator synchrony

Waveform analysis and optimization of ventilator settings... Read more

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... Read more

7 Ways to Maximize your Hospital’s Reputation

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

Seven Steps to a More Efficient and Resilient IT Solution

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

Breaking Down Silos: Delivering True Clinical Value From a VNA

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

Clinical And Economic Effects Of The i-Stat POCT Solution

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

Establishment of Ambulatory Emergency Services at James Paget University Hospital

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

Canterbury Hospital, Australia

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

From Our Journals

 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...

Prof. J. Warren Salmon PhD

Trump on Drugs: Part 1

A hundred days into the Trump administration, don't expect the vaunted...

 Margaretta Colangelo

AI in medical imaging may make the biggest impact in healthcare

An overview of recent advances showing the value of using AI in medical...

 Gerry O’Dwyer

People

Despite that in general health spending is growing slowly, according to...

 Scarlett McNally
Dr. Federico Cabitza PhD

Federico Cabitza

Assistant Professor,University of Milano-Bicocc a & IRCCSIO Galeazz i,...

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