Radiology and Imaging

#ECR2019 passes torch to #ECR2020

Incoming European Society of Radiology  president Boris Brkljačić 's announces his vision for ECR2020. True to tradition,... Read more

#ECR2019: Paediatric CEUS: a fantastic tool

Dr.  Paul Sidhu , professor of Imaging Sciences and Consultant Radiologist King’s College London , UK, and President Elect of... Read more

#ECR2019: Imaging informatics management & performance

Professor Luis Donoso-Bach , head of the department of medical imaging, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, presented the keynote... Read more

ICU and Emergency

The role of post-ICU recovery clinics

With multiple advances in critical care, more patients are given the chance to survive life-threatening illnesses such as sepsis.... Read more

Cardiac arrest-related organ failure: impact on long-term outcome

Organ dysfunction is common after cardiac arrest and associated with worse short-term outcome. New research shows that extracerebral... Read more

Declining rate of ARDS-related mortality

There have been multiple advances in the management of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), but the temporal trends in... Read more

Cardiology

DASH diet reduces risk of stroke and CVD mortality

A longitudinal study in ethnic Chinese adults found that adherence to the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) dietary... Read more

Cardio-oncology: managing non-heart failure toxicities

New drugs and therapies have led to improvement in cancer patients’ survival; however, cardiovascular toxicity is a reality... Read more

Addressing medicine’s bias against patients with obesity

Obesity is a major health issue around the world. In the United States, for example, nearly 75 percent of adults ages 20 years... Read more

Healthcare IT

NHSX: Bringing the NHS into Internet age

The UK government has announced that a new joint unit, NHSX, will be created to take forward digital transformation in the... Read more

Patient data: who's in the driving seat?

With digital technology, there is now more patient data being collected and stored in healthcare systems. Increased data... Read more

Clinical AI “Promise and protect” stance for patient safety

  Health policy analysts have published a Policy Forum piece calling for more stringent regulations for Artificial Intelligence... Read more

EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

How tech improved healthcare hiring process

The success of an organisation or business entity is often dependent on its employees' efficiency and productivity. Needless... Read more

How to deal with toxic underperfomers

Much has been said about the positive characteristics of leadership . To be a good leader, for instance, you should be able... Read more

3 ways to contain medicine costs and shortages

With drug prices and supply often at odds with each other, for example when supplies are plentiful but costs reach sky-high... Read more

Blog

Challenges and opportunities for laboratory testing

It is undeniable that laboratory testing is vital for the diagnosis,... Read more

Zoom On: Chelsea Beecher - Innovator of the Year

Chelsea Beecher serves as the Director of Development for the American... Read more

Managing access to a Windows network for healthcare organizations

The importance of getting access management right cannot be over... Read more

#ECR2019: Impact of AI on medical imaging access

Noninvasive MRI digital physical exam provides a Whole Body approach... Read more

The establishment and provision of an acute kidney injury service at a tertiary renal centre

The acute kidney injury service at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS... 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... 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

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Antibiotics

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

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Obstacles to establishing competence in radiology

Competence in radiology: difficult to define, more difficult to...

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Airway Pressure Release Ventilation: What's Good About It?

The use of APRV has many proposed benefits for patients with lung injury....

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Editorial Board Welcomes New Member

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Perception versus Reality in the Era of the ACA

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