EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT
COVID-19 Infection at Work: Who is at Risk?

COVID-19 Infection at Work: Who is at Risk?

Essential workers, especially those in healthcare, have a greater risk of COVID-19 due to the nature of their work. Aside from healthcare workers... Read more

EU Reports on State of Health

EU Reports on State of Health

With the COVID-19 pandemic currently being the main factor to be considered in the health and well-being assessments, other elements,... Read more

Pandemic Control: New Dynamic Metrics for Proactive Action

Pandemic Control: New Dynamic Metrics for Proactive Action

Without a national and coordinated response to COVID-19, the United States has been ineffective at preventing and mitigating the escalating pandemic.... Read more

Major Moves with COVID-19 Vaccines

Major Moves with COVID-19 Vaccines

The UK, first in the world, authorises Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine and is looking into fast-tracking AstraZeneca’s. In the meantime, Pfizer... Read more

Supporting Innovation with New Business Models

Supporting Innovation with New Business Models

On 1 December, several experts are convening to discuss the need to reshape healthcare incentives with new business models in order... Read more

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  My Dear Readers, Time is flying, and here I am again, sharing my thoughts as a registered nurse working during a very dramatic time.   The first half of the year of 2021 is over. If you reflect now, one can not comprehend of what has happened in the world during these last months. It is almost impossible. Where will one start and stop?... Read more

Is there a time after COVID-19? Do you regularly hear the question of what we will do after COVID-19? Or what should we do? This is a strange question, because there will be no time after Coronavirus. Corona is an endemic virus, that is among us and does not go away. There is also no time after Influenza. Endemic viruses are here. We need to take... Read more

There is a high demand for a comfortable, small and mobile solution for affordable blood pressure and vital sign monitoring in the general ward to improve patient safety and outcome, as mortality after surgery is a thousand times higher than intraoperative death. 1    CNSystems has enhanced its non-invasive CNAP® technology for perioperative... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Executive Health Management

Liver Fibrosis: Patients Can Be At Risk Of Death Even Without Exhibiting Symptoms

2020 18 Dec

1 in 5 advanced fibrosis patients evolves to cirrhosis in as little as two and a half years. The liver is the largest gland in the human body and, weighing roughly two kilograms, it is the second largest organ after the skin. Its varied functions include supplying the brain with glucose, filtering toxins out of the blood, producing proteins,... Read more

Executive Health Management

Spotlight On: Sutter Health Fights Pneumonia One Toothbrush at a Time

2020 23 Apr

Pneumonia can be deadly in a hospital setting. Two main factors contribute to the approximately 20 percent mortality rate of this healthcare-associated infection (HAI). First, whatever condition brought the patient to the hospital in the first place has likely weakened them, making the patient more vulnerable to the illness. Plus, the germs that patients... Read more

Executive Health Management

Spotlight On: Inova Fairfax Medical Campus Reduces CLABSI with APSS #2

2020 23 Apr

HAIs are costly both in terms of harm/mortality and cost. Close attention to aseptic practices and monitoring patients can greatly reduce the incidence of these infections. Central Line-Associated Bloodstream infections (CLABSIs) are the most costly type of hospital-acquired infections, both in terms of morbidity and mortality, and financial... Read more

From Our Journals

Dr Caterina Corbascio

Mental Health Services Challenged by COVID-19 - Analysis of a Selected Area in Northern Italy

An overview of the consequences of neglecting mental health and a case...

Prof. André Denault

Whole-body ultrasound in the intensive care unit

Bedside ultrasound of the whole body Whole-body ultrasound can be used...

Prof. John (Ioannis) Damilakis

European Diagnostic Reference Levels for Paediatric Imaging

An update on the EC tender project PiDRL Despite a large number of...

Dr. Jannicke Mellin Olsen

Improving access to safe anaesthesia

Interview with Jannicke Mellin-Olsen, President, World Federation...

 Beth Boynton

Beth Boynton

Confident Voices in Health Care Boston, USA Medical improv...

Prof. Rowland Illing

The Inevitable Rise of Outpatient Imaging Centres

Countries around the world have different relationships to advanced ‏diagnostic

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