Healthcare IT

Put That Phone Down!

New research shows that people underestimate how much they would enjoy spending time alone with their own thoughts without anything to distract... Read more

Virtual Reality App Reduces Common Phobias

Results from a trial published in the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry show a 75% reduction in phobia symptoms after six weeks... Read more

Professor Werner Leodolter Passes Away

Professor Werner Leodolter, former CEO of the Styrian hospitals (KAGes) and the Editor-in-Chief of IT at HealthManagement.org, passed away in... Read more

Virtual Reality Exercise Improves Mental Wellbeing

A new study shows that virtual training can reduce psychosocial stress and anxiety. Psychosocial stress refers to the stress experienced in... Read more

Are We Ready for AI-Ethical Decision Making?

As technology continues to evolve, the role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in decision-making processes continues to grow. Today, humans have... Read more

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The concept of digital healthcare puts patients, their personal needs and demands for convenience and speed at the centre, which is why investing in custom software solutions is such a popular business strategy today. But digitisation in healthcare is so much more than just a passing trend. Instead, it is a vital ingredient of the success of each healthcare... Read more

It’s 2022 and public health is undergoing an unprecedented digital transformation. It’s a road already taken before Covid-19, but during the first quarter of 2020 in the U.S. telehealth visits increased by 154% (CDC, 2020). If you are in a business in the healthcare industry , you probably feel the pressure to provide or use technology that works... Read more

In 2014, Stephen Hawking had warned that ‘the development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race’. 1 A bold statement indeed, but if we focus on the term ‘full’, we’ll understand that if not designed properly, certain level of autonomy that could be difficult to control and can be extremely damaging to fundamental... Read more

White Papers and Case Studies

Thales’s End-to-End Comprehensive Offer for Connected Radiology

2022 15 Jun

As in many sectors, the COVID crisis has substantially changed the way of working, with an increasing need for digital solutions to guaranty continuity of services. The same applies for the medical domain. During the pandemic, clinicians maintained the link with patients, conducting remote consultations, but raising a huge concern with... Read more

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

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

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Dr Renato Cuocolo

Imaging applications of artificial intelligence

The potential impact of artificial intelligence in radiology is...

Prof. Arch. Simona Agger Ganassi

Prevention and Innovation for the Post-Pandemic New Normal

Prevention and Innovation appear to be basic concepts for building...

Prof Vito Marco Ranieri

Important Questions Answered

During the question/answer session, Prof Vito Marco Ranieri discussed...

Prof. Dr. Marc Noppen

Hospital Finance: Managing in the Current Financial Climate

Alternative financing at hospital level can make a difference....

Mr Ignacio Martinez Soriano

Ignacio Martinez Soriano

Data Scientist, Hospital UNI VERSITARIO Rafael Méndez, Lorca, Spain...

 Annemiek Nooteboom

The Importance of Body Language

Summary: Medical Professions Consultant, Annemiek Nooteboom, discusses...

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