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Lung Cancer Care Empowered by AI - Meet the Team behind

Lung Cancer Care Empowered by AI - Meet the Team behind

Facilitating decisions using vast amounts of comparative data – AI can do this, but creating the algorithms is a complex and lengthy process. Yet it can make a difference, especially in lung cancer care. The lack of early symptoms and the aggressive progression of lung cancer make it one of the d

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How my Digital Self Helped me survive Cancer

How my Digital Self Helped me survive Cancer

Imagine an avatar, a digital “you” so accurately mapped to your physical self that it could be used to personalize your healthcare, to predict and even prevent disease. It’s called a Digital Twin. And in the near future it’s going to become reality. Step into the future and read about how Anna’

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European Physicians Don’t Trust CDSS for Elderly Fall Risk Management

European Physicians Don’t Trust CDSS for Elderly Fall Risk Management

It is important to minimise fall risks for the elderly since these can result in severe injury. Since many cardiovascular and psychotropic medications commonly used by the elderly carry fall risks, a full review of prescribed medications should be conducted for elderly patients to assess fall risk.

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User-Centred Designed CDSS for Sleeping Staging in Polysomnography

User-Centred Designed CDSS for Sleeping Staging in Polysomnography

South Korean researchers recently developed an artificial intelligence (AI)-based clinical decision support system (CDSS) to assist polysomnographic technicians in reviewing AI-predicted sleep staging results.   Sleep staging is a time-consuming and costly process. The lack of clinical inte

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Human Factors Engineering Improves CDS Usability for Pulmonary Embolism Diagnosis

Human Factors Engineering Improves CDS Usability for Pulmonary Embolism Diagnosis

According to a recent study published in the International Journal of Medical Informatics , poor usability continues to plague clinical decision support (CDS) despite its potential to improve patient safety. Although human factors engineering (HFE) approaches are recommended, few studies have inve

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Best Practices in Clinical Decision Support Rollout

Best Practices in Clinical Decision Support Rollout

A panel of experts at RSNA 2021 discussed best practices in rolling-out clinical decision support mechanism (CDSM) solutions in preparation for the enforcement of the U.S. Protecting Access to Medicare Act (PAMA). PAMA was implemented as an alternative to global pre-authorisation to combat rising h

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Siemens Healthineers Sessions at RSNA 2021

Siemens Healthineers Sessions at RSNA 2021

From 28th November until 1st December unlock the access to dozens of free curated sessions by Siemens Healthineers. Nov 28, 18:30 GMT+2 Unveiling of the world’s first photon-counting CT A quantum leap in clinical decision making. Learn more about how it works, the answers i

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AI-Powered Clinical Decision Support in Prostate Cancer Care

AI-Powered Clinical Decision Support in Prostate Cancer Care

Prostate cancer is a common disease that can often be quite tricky to deal with. It is a heterogeneous disease, with some patients having a very aggressive form of cancer while others with slower progression of the disease. Management and care of patients with prostate cancer is thus a complex and

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Healthcare’s Coming Digital Transformation

Healthcare’s Coming Digital Transformation

At The New England Journal of Medicine Catalyst event ‘Technology & Data in 2030’, Drs Eyal Zimlichman of Sheba Medical Center (Ramat Gan, Israel) and David Bates of Brigham and Women’s Hospital (Boston, MA USA) discussed the future of healthcare’s digital transformation over the next ten yea

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Siemens Healthineers Shape 22 Keynote - It’s Time to Team Up!

Siemens Healthineers Shape 22 Keynote - It’s Time to Team Up!

On November 15, Siemens Healthineers CEO Bernd Montag will host the @SiemensHealth Shape 22 Keynote. This is an annual signature event organised by Siemens Healthineers. The goal is to present inspiring ideas and novel practices in healthcare. The event provides the platform to bring together a glo

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