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Research Tackles Medic Performance Across Demography

A recent report by the General Medical Council reviews the issues as to why medics from one demographic group perform differently from those... Read more

Data

Complex Infection Data Confusing for Consumers

According to a study published in  Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology, patients often find it difficult to decipher complex numeric... Read more

Hospital Staff

How To Keep Medics in Face of Shortage

A recent study predicts that by 2025, the U.S. will face a shortage of 46,000 to 90,000 physicians. Keeping in mind the fact that it takes approximately... Read more

Hospital

Hospital Violence: How to React

According to a recent article published in StatNews , hospital violence is on the rise. The article suggests that there is a need for healthcare... Read more

Medical testing

Inaccurate Testing Costing Time and Money

A new report from the FDA reveals that unreliable, inaccurate medical testing continues to be a major obstacle to patient safety and is also... Read more

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Let’s start with a quip. When you want to become an oncologist, you only need three or four years of primary school. You need to be able to read and write. The pathologist will tell you what type of cancer the patient has, you can read in the protocol what to do, what the treatment is, and for the dose you need to know: ‘Is it a man or a woman,... Read more

If somebody had asked me this question, “How are you, nurse?” 6-8 weeks ago, I would have probably cried. The situation in Great Britain was pretty tough, worse than in March-April 2020, when the whole crisis of COVID-19 started for us in the UK! I guess no other European country had to go through that bushfire we have to go through with the... Read more

“Cancer is a mobile disease. It changes while you look at it. Treat it like tuberculosis; 4 drugs for one year, at the same time!” Professor David Tuveson, CSHL   We do not execute what we already know!   Patients are dying because the scientific knowledge that is available today is not implemented to improve the... Read more

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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

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 KLAS Research

Interoperability: Slow Progress But Willingness to Improve

A mere 6% of clinicians can effectively access information from healthcare...

Prof. Guy Frija

Putting Medical Radiation Protection First

Summary: How a European Society of Radiology flagship initiative is...

 Maria Adele Marino

A step forward for breast radiologists

Breast cancer screening and the breast imagers of the future  ...

Prof. Davide Caramella

Cloud-Based IT Platform for Clinical Trials in Oncology

Computerisation of data collection in a multicentre clinical trial allows...

Prof. Massimo De Vittorio

The DEEPER Project: Augmenting the Understanding of Brain Disorders

The Deep Brain Photonic Tools for Cell-Type Specific Targeting of Neural...

Priv. Doz. Dr. Sven Zenker

Transforming Measurement into Understanding: Quantitative Bedside Decision Support

Intensivists today are faced with a growing deluge of quantitative data,...

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