From Our Journals

Dr. Daniela Bernardi

Tomosynthesis for Breast Cancer Screening Programs

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

Prof. Alex Norbash

Big Data Initiatives to Support Next Generation Neuroimaging of TBI

Big Data Initiatives to Support Next Generation Neuroimaging of Trauma

Prof. Peter G. Brindley

Communicating About Difficult Medical Decisions

The Most Dangerous Procedure in the Hospital?Communication is central to...

Dr. Christopher Lockie

Infection Prevention in the ICU

This article highlights four interventions that combat healthcare-associated...

 Jane Smith

Pharma Supplement

European Association of Hospital PharmacistsJoan Peppard, President-Elect...

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent

ICU Management Welcomes New Editorial Board Members

Editor-in-Chief, Professor Jean-Louis Vincent, has welcomed three distinguished...

Radiology and Imaging
Speech bubbles

#UKRC2015: Simple Solutions for Voice Recognition Errors

Voice recognition is a key element of the digitised radiology workflow. However, voice recognition errors do happen. The extent... Read more

Professor Sir Muir Gray

#UKRC2015: Higher Value Imaging According to Muir Gray

The future is in our hands, according to Professor Sir Muir Gray presenting the Mayneord Lecture at UKRC 2015 in Liverpool today.... Read more

MRI contrast agents

MRI Contrast Agents: Study Highlights 'Safety Issue'

A new study, published in the journal Investigative Radiology, indicates that repeated use of specific “linear”-type gadolinium-based... Read more

Healthcare IT
Electronic health records

EHR: Ways to Improve Care for Patients with Chronic Conditions

Limitations in the design and use of electronic health records for both clinicians and patients have prevented optimum use of... Read more

Google

Google Unveils Wristband for Health Monitoring

Google's latest gadget, a sensor-packed wristband, is designed to help medical professionals track vital signs of patients during... Read more

digitisation of everything

'Living Services' Reach Health First

A new report from Accenture predicts a new era of highly sophisticated “living services” that can learn and tailor themselves... Read more

Cardiology
LVAD

Uninterrupted Vitamin-K Antagonists during Ablation and Device Implantation

The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) has recommended uninterrupted anticoagulation with vitamin K antagonists during ablation... Read more

Blood Pressure Monitor

High-normal Blood Pressure Spells Risk of Heart Failure

According to a study by scientists at Johns Hopkins, high-normal blood pressure during young adulthood can lead to subclinical heart... Read more

Bradycardia

Consensus Paper on Patient Preferences for Arrhythmias Management

A unique consensus paper on patient preferences for arrhythmias management was presented at EHRA EUROPACE – CARDIOSTIM 2015 and... Read more

Management and Administration

Massive Social Media Support for eHealth Ireland

It looks like support for eHealth in Ireland is alive and well; eHealth Ireland announced a positive public reaction in the days... Read more

online surveys

How Effective are Online Ratings of Doctors?

Physician ratings websites are intended to make patients better-informed consumers of healthcare, but some doctors worry that... Read more

Outsourcing healthcare services

Successful Outsourcing Relationships

Clinical outsourcing can be an important strategy for health providers, in particular those seeking to add specific clinical expertise... Read more

ICU and Emergency
Doctor

End-of-Life Care: Doctors Should Help Kin Make Decisions

Most deaths in the ICU follow a decision to limit life-sustaining therapies and, according to a Loyola University Medical Center... Read more

ER patient

How to Manage Pain in the ER

A simple yes/no question could be an effective tool to help patients decide for themselves whether their pain is adequately controlled,... Read more

A strain of Staph bacteria

New Ways to Stop Spread of Staph and MRSA

A new study suggests that a person's environment is more important than their genes in determining the bacteria that inhabit their... Read more

Blog

Zoom On: Valentin Sinitsyn, Federal Center of Medicine and Rehabilitation

Prof. Valentin Sinitsyn is Head of the Radiology Department in the Federal... Read more

Zoom On: Marco Zanetti, European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology

Prof. Dr. Marco Zanetti is President of the European Society of Musculoskeletal... Read more

Zoom On: Jean-Charles Preiser, Erasme University Hospital, Brussels

Prof. Jean-Charles Preiser is an intensivist at Erasme University Hospital... Read more

Zoom On: Pascal Garel, CEO of European Hospital Federation (HOPE)

Pascal Garel is the CEO of the European Hospital and Healthcare Federation... Read more

Zoom On: Dr. Mohammad Al-Ubaydli, Founder and CEO Patients Know Best

 Dr. Mohammad Al-Ubaydli is founder and CEO of Patients Know Best... Read more

Zoom On: Frans Van de Werf, Chair European Affairs Committee

Dr. Frans Van de Werf is Professor and Chair of the Department of Cardiovascular... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Low Dose CT Screening Needed to Reduce Mortality from Lung Cancer

ESR/ERS: White paper on lung cancer screeningA joint publication by two... Read more

Accurately Setting PEEP with Transpulmonary Pressure

Choose an optimal PEEP setting with the help of the transpulmonary pressure... Read more

TwinStream ICU - The lung protective ventilation in intensive care for acutely ill patients

TwinStreamTM ICU offers oxygenation ventilation with unsurpassed efficiency... Read more