Dr. Roberto Frontini - President European Association of Hospital Pharmacists

Dr. Roberto Frontini, President European Association of Hospital Pharmacists (EAHP)Currently Director of Pharmacy at the University Hospital... Read more

Could 50% of Breast Cancer Cases be Preventable?

According to a new report published online in The Cancer Journal for Clinicians, half of breast cancers in the US could be avoided provided women... Read more

Frost & Sullivan: Next-Generation Therapeutics to Conquer Infectious Diseases

Resistance to current drugs spurs treatment innovation in influenza, respiratory syncytial virus, chlamydia and gonorrhoeaCurrently, the prescribed... Read more

EPF Campaign Brings Patient Electorate to Heart of European Democracy

The European Patients’ Forum (EPF) is honoured that MEP Dagmar Roth-Behrendt (S&D, Germany) is hosting our European Parliament Election Campaign... Read more

International Forum Gastein Calls for 2014 European Health Award Applications

In advance of the seventeenth European Health Forum Gastein conference, this year themed “Electing Health – the Europe we want!” which will take... Read more

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  It might sound absurd, but most hospitals have no idea how good they are. Physicians have a strong internal drive to provide the best possible care for their patients and to continuously improve quality of care. But how do they know if they succeed?   Right now, we have a situation in healthcare where treatment results are not or are very minimally... Read more

What are your key areas of interest and research? I am fascinated with pathophysiology in general. As an illustrator, I enjoy the opportunity to express my creativity and explore how the human body works. I feel lucky to be a PA in the field of internal medicine, where I get to help patients with a wide spectrum of issues. It’s very rewarding to take... Read more

Robert W. Wachter, MD is Professor and Interim Chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, where he also directs the Division of Hospital Medicine. Author of 250 articles and 6 books, he coined the term “hospitalist” in 1996 and is generally considered the “father” of the hospitalist field, the fastest growing... Read more

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Improving Patient Outcomes

2016 04 Aug

How to define, measure, and increase a positive and reimbursable outcome for patient care   Introduction   Due to increasing cost pressure in the healthcare sector, established remuneration models for healthcare services are in transition around the world. Fees for performance and value-based systems are increasingly replacing fees for service. Major... Read more

Executive Health Management

Standardizing Quality of Care

2016 04 Aug

How and why standardization can help healthcare providers build structure, improve quality, and gain efficiency   Introduction   Standards are vital in many industries – from power and manufacturing to banking and mobile communications. They improve efficiency, particularly in complex industries with complex processes.   This is also true for healthcare.... Read more

Executive Health Management

The Value of a Good Reputation

2016 03 Aug

How healthcare providers can improve their reputation to attract more patients and qualified staff   Introduction   Whether in consumer goods, financial services, or medical technology, a company’s reputation is key to its commercial success. Brand awareness and a good reputation produce trust, and sustained trust is priceless.   Although it is difficult... Read more

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Dr. Shravan Kethireddy

Infections in the Immunosuppressed and Immunocompromised Patient

Over the last decades the number of immunocompromised patients has increased...

Prof. Dipak Kalra, PhD, FRCGP, FBCS

Big Data: Opportunities for Healthcare Organisations

Healthcare organisations need to make much better use of the health data...

Dr. Peter Thomas, BPhty (Hons), PhD, FACP

Physiotherapy Services in the Australian ICU

Physiotherapists are key members of the Australian intensive care unit...

Dr. Sam A. Miotke, MD

Burn Care: Regionalisation, Organisation and Triage

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

Prof. Timo Strandberg

Fostering Geriatric Medicine in Europe

People are living longer, partly due to advances in medicine. On the other...

Dr. Jean-Charles Preiser, Vice-Président

Water Administration in the ICU

The management of fluids in critically ill patients is a continuing challenge....

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