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Safe Return to Work for Healthcare Staff

Safe Return to Work for Healthcare Staff

With the current COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare professionals face higher infection risk arising from both community exposure and occupational... Read more

The remote-controlled LUMINOS Lotus Max system offers tremendous versatility in clinical examinations, as it combines radiographic and fluoroscopic imaging with orthopedic studies as long leg or spinal examinations and basic interventions.

New Fluoroscopy System From Siemens Healthineers Combines Industry-Leading Fluoroscopy & Radiography

Journées Francophones de Radiologie Diagnostique & Interventionnelle 2020 (JFR), Paris Not for publication in the USA... Read more

Moving to High Value Care: from Theory to Practice

Moving to High Value Care: from Theory to Practice

A new initiative, the EIT Health High Value Care (HVC) Forum has been launched to facilitate the transform ation of health care systems... Read more

Hospital Admissions Amid COVID-19

Hospital Admissions Amid COVID-19

With the onset of the COVID-19 contagion, admissions to U.S. hospitals plummeted partly due to curtailment of elective surgery and other medical... Read more

How Exposure to SARS-CoV-2 Varies Across Hospital Settings

How Exposure to SARS-CoV-2 Varies Across Hospital Settings

New research from the UK has detected SARS-CoV-2 seroconversion among asymptomatic healthcare workers. Moreover, researchers were able... Read more

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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

In the past decades something happened in healthcare that doesn’t benefit patients. Actually, it is what we patient advocates call ‘Dying is safer’. For some of the stakeholders in the medical industrial complex it is safer to let patients die than to act. We can think of experimental medicines for patients with an unmet medical need. Why not... Read more

Hello, my dear readers, Time flies, and here we are – in April 2021.   The last few weeks have been quite emotional because I started to review what has happened over the last 12-13 months, that is between March 2020 – April 2021.   I have only so much space to write down my thoughts here, but Jesus – we would need LIVES... 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

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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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 João Bocas

Healthcare wearables: What are the risks?

How can stakeholders harness the potential of healthcare wearables to...

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Women’s Imaging

As the debate continues over optimal mammographic screening ages and intervals,...

 Sirpa Arvonen

Finland’s Digital Care Network: Why is it Working So Well?

Summary: Finland is leading the way in leveraging digitalisation in...

Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent

Editorial

A warm welcome to Brussels for the 35th International Symposium on...

Prof. Michael Reade

Optimising sleep in the ICU

Disordered sleep is common in ICU patients. While many of the reasons...

Prof. Gian Maria Rossolini

The Impact of Fast MIC Evaluation on Antimicrobial Stewardship: A Case Report

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