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One in Five Europeans Suffers from Chronic Pain

"Chronic pain has reached truly epidemic proportions in Europe. One in five Europeans suffers from pain that has been occurring regularly for... Read more

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Roundtable: Innovative Approaches to Prevention and Reduction of Drug Demand

An overview of European policies and programmes, November 28, 2012 European Parliament, BrusselsThe 2011 EMCDDA report shows that drug use is... Read more

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Abbott's ALK Test is Now Available in Europe

Abbott's ALK test is now available in Europe as a companion diagnostic test to aid in identifying patients for targeted lung cancer therapy.Abbot... Read more

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Advanced Computer Simulator Aids in Emergency Service Management

Researchers from the group High Performance Computing for Efficient Applications and Simulation (HPC4EAS) of the Department of Computer Architecture... Read more

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First European Directory of Health Apps Recommended by Patients and Consumers

The first edition of the European Directory of Health Apps was launched on October 3rd 2012 at the European Health Forum Gastein 2012.  The Directory... 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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The Keys to Staying Competitive in Today’s Healthcare Market

2016 26 Oct

Six things your competition is probably already thinking aboutIntroduction   The conversation in healthcare today is no longer about whether competition is good or bad. It’s about who’s eating your lunch and what to do about it.   As more and more countries adopt market-based approaches for healthcare delivery, executive attention will continue to... 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

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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

From Our Journals

 Joachim Herzig, Professor

Liquid Biopsy: Circulating Tumour Cells and Circulating Tumour DNA

Markers for Therapeutic Progress in CancerLiquid biopsy

Prof. Gernot Marx, MD

Telemedicine is the Future

Professor Gernot Marx is Director of the Department of Intensive Care...

 Dimitris Katsifarakis

Health Economic Systems: How Do They Influence Radiology?

Why do Healthcare Markets Fail? The Origin of Health Economics In an o...

Dr. Thomas Berlet, MD, MA, EDIC, DEAA

Rationalising Standard Laboratory Measurements

Laboratory measurements are widely used in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU)....

Prof. Rebecca Hardy

A Life Course Approach to Cardiovascular Ageing

Although cardiovascular disease (CVD) is rare until middle age, it has...

Assoc. Prof. Carla van Gils

MRI in Women with Extremely Dense Breasts, Interview with Dr. Carla van Gils

The first randomised controlled trial (RCT) on MRI and mammography in women...

hospital management, h-r management, quality management, healthcare managementHospital Management discussions to improve all outcomes, quality, patient safety, human resources in healthcare enterprises.

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