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Explaining Linear COVID-19 Spread

Explaining Linear COVID-19 Spread

During the initial wave of the COVID-19 contagion, many countries recorded infection curves that were linear for extended time periods. This... Read more

Self-Confinement Help to Save Elderly from COVID-19

Self-Confinement Help to Save Elderly from COVID-19

The highly contagious COVID-19 is a major threat especially to nursing homes, as elderly residents in there often have chronic conditions and... Read more

Simple Method to Test Mask Efficacy

Simple Method to Test Mask Efficacy

Wearing of face masks in public is now part of basic health protocols meant to prevent coronavirus spread. The expected shortages in supply of... Read more

New Sample Pooling Method for COVID-19 Testing

New Sample Pooling Method for COVID-19 Testing

Widespread testing for COVID-19 derives important epidemiological data that can inform strategies on disease monitoring and control.... Read more

COVID-19: Risk Factors for Healthcare Workers

COVID-19: Risk Factors for Healthcare Workers

It is estimated that healthcare frontliners, whose work exposes them to patients with the new coronavirus, could account for 10-20% of all... 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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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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 Alexandre Lourenço

Reimagined Hospitals

In 10 years, the healthcare system will be a different beast. The power...

 Bernhard Schwartländer

Calling China’s champions for global health

How the economic giant is advancing healthcare across the globe  ...

Prof. Paul Pepe

Partnering Medicine and Public Service

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Dr. Sam Miotke

Burn Care: Regionalisation, Organisation and Triage

The interdisciplinary nature of burn care has driven centre regionalisation....

Dr Eric de Roodenbeke

Filling the Gaps: Learning From Each Other During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Summary: The COVID-19 crisis has created many challenges for health systems...

Rev. Karen Jones

Establishing a relationship of trust and care

The chaplain is a resource of ethically competent support and a compassionate

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