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HIMSS Report on Healthcare Cybersecurity Threats

HIMSS Report on Healthcare Cybersecurity Threats

Already burdened by the unprecedented challenges from the COVID-19 crisis, healthcare organisations also were hit by a barrage of significant security... Read more

Virtual Hospital for COVID-19 Care

Virtual Hospital for COVID-19 Care

The COVID-19 pandemic puts much strain on healthcare resources. One way to expand hospital bed capacity is through the use of telemedicine.... Read more

Investing in New Technology: When, Why and How?

Investing in New Technology: When, Why and How?

Faced with abundance of technologies on the market, healthcare leaders should weigh their adoption decisions carefully. There are five... Read more

Benefits of Mathematical Optimisation in Healthcare

Benefits of Mathematical Optimisation in Healthcare

Healthcare is playing catch-up with other industries – airline, retail, manufacturing – in terms of research and investment in artificial... Read more

Patient Photo in EHR: Impact on Errors

Patient Photo in EHR: Impact on Errors

Displaying patient photos in the electronic health record (EHR) banner not only enhances a physician's ability to correctly identify patients.... 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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Dr. Christian Subbe

Ageing and Critical Illness: What Does Quality Care Look Like?

This article explores a system for assessing quality of care in critically...

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 Georg Schmitz

Ultrasound: Pushing the Boundaries with Unconventional Techniques

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Empowering communities to improve their health and wellbeing

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Prof. Guy Frija

Quality and Safety In Radiology

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Clinical assessment of critically ill patients by whole-body ultrasonography

In this article we focus on the evidence of whole-body ultrasonography...

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