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COVID-19 Vaccine: From Ethics of Early Access to Payments for Risk

COVID-19 Vaccine: From Ethics of Early Access to Payments for Risk

Promising results from ongoing trials have raised hopes that the first vaccines against COVID-19 could be approved for use in the beginning... Read more

How to Support Frontline Clinicians During Crisis?

How to Support Frontline Clinicians During Crisis?

The COVID-19 health crisis made a big dent in hospitals' resources making it more difficult, especially for frontline clinicians, to provide... Read more

VBHC Prize 2020 Winners

VBHC Prize 2020 Winners

This year’s Value-Based Health Care Prize winners were announced on 5 November. Besides the prize, four excellence awards, the Community... Read more

Post-Pandemic Healthcare: Five Forces in Focus

Post-Pandemic Healthcare: Five Forces in Focus

In a recent review of its healthcare research, Gallup has identified five main forces that will be defining the U.S. health sector in the... Read more

Prerequisites for Future Pandemic Prevention

Prerequisites for Future Pandemic Prevention

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to batter lives and livelihoods, experts are warning about future pandemics – which can spread more... 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

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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

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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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Mr. Andre Heinz

What Are the Keys to Attracting and Retaining Qualified Staff in Healthcare?

For the CEO 's of many organisations in the healthcare industry, attracting...

Prof. Davide Caramella

Recruiting a Retired Physician: Our Experience

An overview of a physician’s journey and the impact of retirement...

Dr. Rafael Vidal Perez

The Role of Telecardiology - Lessons from COVID-19 A Missed Opportunity or a New Hope?

At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, with lockdowns and restrictions...

Professor Hugo Saner

Hugo Saner

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 Dirk Colaert

Semantic Technology Enables Smart Computers

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Prof Vitaly Herasevich

Will Artificial Intelligence Change ICU Practice?

An AI-enabled ICU is coming in the not-too-distant future, but it requires...

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