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Digital Contact Tracing: Case Study from Spain

Digital Contact Tracing: Case Study from Spain

A new research looks into the use of digital contact tracing (DCT) technologies during the pandemic, based on a real-life controlled experiment in... Read more

Impact of Telehealth Expansion on Hospital’s CDS System

Impact of Telehealth Expansion on Hospital’s CDS System

A new study analysed how the pandemic-driven increase in telehealth technologies affected the ambulatory CDS programme at a large medical institution.... Read more

ECRI: Risks in Health Technology 2021

ECRI: Risks in Health Technology 2021

ECRI has released its Top 10 Health Technology Hazards list for 2021 outlining the potential sources of danger especially in the context... Read more

Major Industry Players Partner to Promote Digital Health

Major Industry Players Partner to Promote Digital Health

Four major companies are partnering to speed up the development of digital healthcare solutions in France and across Europe with a new... Read more

U.K. Public Attitudes to Tracking and Immunity Passports

U.K. Public Attitudes to Tracking and Immunity Passports

The overwhelming majority of people in the UK support the use of co-location tracking technologies and introduction of immunity passports... 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. André Denault

Whole-body ultrasound in the intensive care unit

Bedside ultrasound of the whole body Whole-body ultrasound can be used...

 Will Clark

The ripple effect: sustainability in healthcare

How ‘corporate responsibility’ is impacting on healthcare Developed...

 Alex Cahana

How Blockchain will transform healthcare

Adoption of distributed ledger technology will benefit patients and providers...

Dr. Caroline Rubin

Bridging the Radiologist Staffing Gap with New Training Initiative

Summary: Across the world, there is a workforce crisis impacting...

 Mihaela Militaru

Guest Editorial

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Dr. Mena Farag

Prognostication Following Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

This article reviews the current evidence on prognostication after cardiac...

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