Healthcare IT

New Rapid 3D Printing Technique Paves Way for Life-like Organs

The goal of efficiently fabricating full-sized replacement human organs and tissues for use in transplant surgeries is one step closer to fruition.... Read more

New Navigation System to Guide Robots in Emergency Rooms

Emergency departments (ED) can be crowded, busy, face-paced spaces manned by healthcare workers (HWC) who are overworked and often under stress.... Read more

Novel 3D 'Lung-On-A-Chip' Model to Test New COVID-19 Therapies

COVID-19 is the most recent, but certainly not the only condition to affect and cause serious damage to the lung. Asthma, COPD, influenza and... Read more

Will Your Mobile Phone Soon Be Able to Detect COVID-19?

Will Your Mobile Phone Soon Be Able to Detect COVID-19?

The NIH   recently approved a 24-month grant for researchers to develop sensors that can be embedded into mobile devices which could potentially... Read more

Relation Between Outpatient and Inpatient Portal Use

Relation Between Outpatient and Inpatient Portal Use

A new study analyses the impact of outpatient portal use on how patients use an inpatient portal depending on their previous experience... Read more

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In this space I will explore monthly topics, from concepts to technologies, related to the necessary steps to build Digital Healthcare Systems. For this month, I have invited Mr Giorgio Cangioli to co-author a brief article on Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR), as hospitals and their interconnections are a critical asset and next... Read more

It’s time to address the Amazon in the room Anyone who has been to the future can predict what Amazon will do next. However, to the skilled observer, all the pieces are laid out—the elements are on the table. It will simply be a connect-the-dots moment to realise the big bang that we are about to experience. For the last 25 years,... Read more

In this space I explore monthly topics, from concepts to technologies, related to the necessary steps to build Digital Healthcare Systems. For the month of April 2021, I have invited João Santinha to co-author a brief article on ‘AI, Medical Liability, in a "Moving" Image’. We dive into the December 2020 topic and focus on the medical liability... Read more

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IT Management

Taking the Mystery Out of Machine Learning

2017 06 Apr

Radiologists have been taught to fear machine learning.  It means what it says, a machine can learn.  It is an inherently frightening concept.  It is almost a shame to put such a label on the process, because it is not really new.  Remember Fuzzy Logic?  Neural Networks?  We were all impressed that a computer could recognize the letter “A”, but that... Read more

IT Management

Seven Steps to a More Efficient and Resilient IT Solution

2017 20 Feb

Efficient patient-centric care models require consolidating mountains of data. Acquisitions and regionalization further compound the challenge. How does an organization capitalize on what could easily become a liability?   Fredrik Gustavsson, Sectra CTO, sums up the answer simply, “Don’t buy technology. Buy solutions for your clinical pathways.”... Read more

IT Management

Canterbury Hospital, Australia

2016 15 Nov

Located in Sydney’s Inner west, Canterbury Hospital has just over 200 beds. DT Research and its partner, HPA supplied 49 Carts with DT592BU Medical-Cart Computers to Canterbury in June 2016. Canterbury uses Surginet (Cerner) for theatre & recovery eMR applications on their PC’s Source & Image Credit:  DT Research Read more

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Prof. Peter Fleischut

Big Data and the Future of the Care Continuum

Every facet of the healthcare sector has a role to play in the future...

Dr. Roberto Oggioni

Treating Complications from Abdominal Surgery

Case Report Using Nonbronchoscopic BAL Use of the HALYARD* Mini-BAL...

 Richard L. Baron

Richard L. Baron

President, Radiological Society of North America “Show respect...

Dr Flavio E. Nacul

Human Factors in Critical Care Medicine

The lack of non-technical skills is associated with poor performance...

Dr. Carl Waldmann

Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism in Critical Care

Key Messages 1. We need to Identify high risk patients early on...

Dr. Robert Arntfield

Lifesaving Applications of Transoesophageal Echocardiography in Critical and Emergency Care

This article provides an overview of transoesophageal echocardiography...

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