From Our Journals

 Nicola Bedlington

EPF: Patient Empowerment Campaign

As European health services face an ageing population and an increase in...

 Gina Hurst, MD

Early Sepsis Management

Sepsis is a recognised clinical spectrum of infection that often results...

 Pēteris Zilgalvis

Big Data for Health in Europe

In 2010, the European Commission proposed the 10-year strategy, Europe...

 Teresa Gallelli

Technology Supports Patients at Home

The European Union is not alone in facing unprecedented demographic changes...

Prof. Anand Kumar

Infections in the Immunosuppressed and Immunocompromised Patient

Over the last decades the number of immunocompromised patients has increased...

Prof. Hans Kristian Flaatten

Publiometrics

The significance of research or researchers is frequently discussed and...

Healthcare IT
Kansas Heart Hospital

Hackers Back for More Ransom at Kansas Heart Hospital

Hackers demanded a second ransom from Kansas Heart Hospital following a hacking incident last week that saw the organisation paying... Read more

Cloud Security

Top Healthcare Cloud Security Concerns

In spite of security concerns with the healthcare cloud, the sector continues to increase its adoption of this technology.HealthITSecurity.com,... Read more

Cybercrime

CHIME & AEHIS: Suggestions to Lawmakers for Better Cybersecurity

The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) and the Association for Executives in Healthcare Information... Read more

ICU and Emergency

Algorithm Developed to Match Motor Vehicle Crash Victims to Best Place for Care

Getting motor vehicle crash victims to the most appropriate healthcare facility may be easier in future, with the assistance of... Read more

Melissa Renteria holds her newborn baby, Arthur, while he's monitored by the HeRO technology (credit: University of San Diego Health)

Technology Detects Risk of Infection in Premature or Critically Ill Infants

A Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at UC San Diego Health in the U.S. has introduced a monitoring technology to detect when... Read more

MERS Patients Sicker, Higher Mortality

Patients with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) develop more severe critical illness and have higher mortality than patients... Read more

Cardiology

Myocardial Fibrosis Identified as New Therapeutic Target

Myocardial fibrosis could be a future therapeutic target after researchers found it correlated with adverse cardiovascular outcomes... Read more

New Cardiac Imaging Technique Improves Accuracy

A new technique for cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging improves accuracy by removing patients' need to breathe, reveals... Read more

Virtual Heart Predicts Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death

There are many people who die suddenly, even though they had no risk factors for heart disease. It is believed that in the majority... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
The dual catheter OCT-IVUS imaging device can be inserted into an artery to simultaneously capture an infrared image of the arterial wall (OCT, at left) and an ultrasound image (IVUS, right) that doctors use to determine the potential that a plaque is sus

Hybrid Imaging Better in Detecting Dangerous Plaques in Arteries

Two collaborating research labs funded by the U.S. National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) have... Read more

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Book Reveals Why ‘Sharks Get Cancer, Mole Rats Don’t’

A provocative new book by Loyola Medicine radiation oncologist James S. Welsh, MD, “Sharks Get Cancer, Mole Rats Don’t: How Animals... Read more

Bone marrow-on-a-chip microdevice. eBM that is formed in a PDMS device in vivo is placed into a similar shaped central chamber of a microfluidic system for in vitro perfusion culture. Middle, bone marrow-on-a-chip microdevice used to culture the eBM in vi

Bone Marrow-on-a-Chip Model Can Assess Radiation Damage

Engineered bone marrow grown in a novel microfluidic chip device responds to damaging radiation exposure followed by treatment... Read more

Management and Administration
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Researchers To Study Why 50% of Italian Village Are Centenarians

300 People Have Low Rates of Heart Disease and Alzheimer’s   Researchers in the United States and Italy have teamed up to study... Read more

Which States Do Doctors Misbehave Most in the U.S.?

In fact, the percentage of doctors in the U.S. who get disciplined or pay a malpractice claim is four times less in some states... Read more

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Poor Root Fillings Caused By Stress, Strict Public Funding

Half of all root fillings in the Swedish public dental service are of poor quality and dentists admit these are difficult, associate... Read more

Blog

Zoom On: Rolf Gomes, Founder, Heart of Australia

Cardiologist Dr. Rolf Gomes founded Heart of Australia with the vision... Read more

Zoom On: Karen McQuillan, President, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, 2015-2016

Karen A. McQuillan, MS, RN, CNS-BC, CCRN, CNRN, FAAN, is  President... Read more

Zoom On: Eric Poiseau, IHE Europe Technical Project Manager Inria

What are your key areas of interest and research? My major area of interest... Read more

Zoom On: Jorge Muniz - CEO Medcomic

What are your key areas of interest and research? I am fascinated with... Read more

Zoom On: Laura Oleaga, chair of the ESR Education Committee

Prof. Laura Oleaga, MD PhD, serves on the ESR Executive Council as chair... Read more

Zoom On: Barbara Riegel, Professor and Edith Clemmer Steinbright Chair of Gerontology

Since 1994, Barbara  Riegel has led interdisciplinary research... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Evaluating Archive Solutions for Enterprise Image Management

This paper discusses various aspects that need to be evaluated when investing... Read more

What Referring Physicians Demand from Radiology

Radiology lies at the very center of the healthcare chain. Most patients... Read more

Four Areas Where Radiology can Improve Cancer Care

Modern cancer care urgently demands new approaches. Lives are at risk,... Read more

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Antibiotics

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

European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2015: Invasive Fungal Infections

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

High-End Transport Ventilation Around the World

Interview with Georg Keunecke of FAI rent-a-jet AG on the global use of... Read more


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