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Four Steps to Make COVID-19 Vaccinations Efficient

Four Steps to Make COVID-19 Vaccinations Efficient

The United States, where COVID-19 cases continue to rise, is racing to vaccinate as many people as possible to curb further spread of... Read more

EIT Health’s Wild Card 2021: Innovators Invited

EIT Health’s Wild Card 2021: Innovators Invited

Eye and vision care and pain management are two areas that lack innovation and investment in Europe. This issue is being addressed with... Read more

Online Calculator for COVID-19 Mortality Risk

Online Calculator for COVID-19 Mortality Risk

A new addition to the COVID-19 Risk Tools suite by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, an online mortality calculator... Read more

COVID-19 Vaccines: Need for Global Tracking System

COVID-19 Vaccines: Need for Global Tracking System

As the world's first COVID-19 mass vaccination programmes are underway in the UK, the U.S. and some other countries, a new paper (Vander... Read more

Digitally Listening to Sound of Lungs

Digitally Listening to Sound of Lungs

Two different devices aimed at improving the quality of a uscultation, the action of listening to sounds from the body, lungs in... 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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 Konstantinos Deligiannis

Through Crisis to Better Healthcare

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 Wendie Berg

Breast Density and Choosing Optimal Breast Screening

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 Paul Sidhu

Future of ultrasound: where are we going?

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Dr. Peter Wilmshurst

Whistleblowing in healthcare

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 Kathleen Puntillo

Pain Assessment and Management for Intensive Care Unit Patients: Seeking Best Practices

 This review article focuses on research-based advances in pain assessme

 Nikolaus Koller

Healthcare Without Borders

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