From Our Journals

Prof. Pedro Póvoa, MD, PhD

Biomarker Guided Antibiotic Therapy: What’s New?

The aim of the present review is to summarise the current evidence for...

 Asli Özyildirim

Pharma Supplement

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

 Tyler Brown, MHA

Guiding Population Health Strategy with Visual Data

An emerging management approach in healthcare delivery is that of a migration...

 Rowland Illing

The Affidea Effect: A Global Dose Data Management System

As the biggest independent provider of advanced diagnostic imaging services...

Prof. Georg Bongartz, MD

Real-Time Monitoring in Radiology

In healthcare today control is mainly based on retrospective analysis of...

Healthcare IT

The Price of Healthcare Outsourcing: Redundancy

Recently, Modern Healthcare reported that Emblem Health laid off 250 staff members, or 7.5 percent of the company’s workforce,... Read more

The Future is Closer Than You Think: Artificial Intelligence

The stage is set. The IT giants are each targeting healthcare with analysts projecting that, by 2018, 30 percent of providers... Read more

eHealth Week

eHealth Week 2016 Speakers Announced

The Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport, the European Commission and HIMSS Europe announced the first confirmed speakers... Read more

ICU and Emergency
The word Anxiety

Young Females At High Risk for Psych Symptoms after ARDS

Young, female ARDS survivors, who were unemployed prior to ICU admission, are at greatest risk of psychiatric symptoms following... Read more

Flames

How Prevalent is Systemic Inflammation after Critical Illness?

While much is known about inflammation during acute critical illness, as yet little is known about inflammation that persists... Read more

Noddle device, credit Voxello

Communication Device Used with Touch or Click of the Tongue Close to Market

Patients in the ICU unable to speak may benefit from a device invented by Voxello, a spin-out company from the University of Iowa... Read more

Cardiology
Nurses

Rotating Night Shift Increases Risk of CHD in Women

Among female registered nurses, working a rotating night shift for 5 years or more was associated with a small increase in the... Read more

Transforming Cardiovascular Care

Cardiologists and other healthcare professionals are inundated with more information than ever, are facing changes in reimbursement... Read more

Variations in Post-Angioplasty Bleeding

According to a study published in JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions, the use of bleeding avoidance strategies has little impact... Read more

Radiology and Imaging
The image shows 2 mm cubes of lung tissue imaged by microCT. In (A) is normal lung tissue and in (B) is IPF lung tissue. The very fine lung structure seen in the normal lung tissue is destroyed by IPF and replaced by the much thicker scar tissue seen in (

Advanced 3D Applied For First Time To Deadly IPF Lung Disease

Researchers at the University of Southampton have used advanced 3D X-ray imaging technology to give new insight into the way... Read more

Louise Henderson, PhD, is a UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center member and an assistant professor of radiology at the UNC School of Medicine

False-Positive In 1-3 Years Deters Women From Next Mammogram

A false-positive screening for breast cancer may reduce the likelihood of a woman returning for her next planned mammogram if... Read more

Measuring RA gradients in zebrafish embryos with Phasor-FLIM

Too Much ‘Noise’ Can Affect Brain Development

Using cutting-edge imaging technology, biologists at University of California, Irvine have determined that uncontrolled... Read more

Management and Administration
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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

freeimages.com-Maria Luisa Gutierrez

Sitting For Less Than 3 Hours a Day Could Increase Life Expectancy

Prolonged Daily Sitting Linked to 3.8% of All-Cause Deaths   A new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine found... Read more

Causes of death

Medical Error US: Third Leading Cause of Death

If medical error was a cause of death, in the U.S. it would rank third after heart disease and cancer, say researchers. In BMJ,... Read more

Blog

Zoom On: Sharon Einav, ICM Subcommittee, European Society of Anaesthesiology

Sharon Einav, MSc, MD has chaired the subcommittee for Intensive Care Medicine... 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: Zeev Goldik, President, European Society of Anaesthesiology

Dr. Zeev Goldik became President of the European Society of Anaesthesiology... 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: Michael Nurok, Medical Director Cardiac-Surgical ICU, Cedars-Sinai

Dr Michael Nurok is the medical director of the Cardiac-Surgical... 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

High-End Transport Ventilation Around the World

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