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4CE: Extracting COVID-19 Data from EHRs

4CE: Extracting COVID-19 Data from EHRs

As the respiratory disease COVID-19 is caused by a new pathogen, SARS-CoV-2, there is so much uncertainty that makes the battle against... Read more

Telemedicine for Type 1 Diabetes During COVID-19

Telemedicine for Type 1 Diabetes During COVID-19

The current pandemic has led to increased use of telemedicine, allowing delivery of care with no person-to-person contact, in line with... Read more

Smart and Comfortable Eyewear

Smart and Comfortable Eyewear

New smart eyewear has been developed by University of Massachusetts Amherst researchers that can track pulse and eye movement. This new... Read more

Overcoming ‘Injectability Bottleneck’ With New Syringe

Overcoming ‘Injectability Bottleneck’ With New Syringe

In an article published in Advanced Healthcare Materials (Jayaprakash et al. 2020), MIT researchers describe the development of a simple,... Read more

AI Tool Helps to Reduce COVID-19 Mortality

AI Tool Helps to Reduce COVID-19 Mortality

A team at Hospital Clinic Barcelona-IDIBAPS has created an artificial intelligence (AI) tool, which stratifies hospitalised COVID-19 patients... Read more

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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

Important response to COVID-19 The thought of returning to pre-COVID conditions is on everyone’s mind. This includes business owners who have been hard hit by the pandemic. However, they have also pivoted and acclimatised well during this period.   They have been able to do so through, among other things, digital marketing. The... 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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 Keith Oliver

Cancer Services: Matching Supply with Demand

Redesigning cancer services in the acute setting is the only way  to cope...

Dr Michael Ramsay

New hospital policies and procedures required for patient safety

Eighteen Actionable Patient Safety Solutions are the key to zero preventable

Assoc. Prof. Julian Dobranowski

Structured Reporting in Cancer Imaging: Reaching the Quality Dimension in Communication

Medical imaging is uniquely positioned to play a pivotal role at many points...

 Hasan Al-Dorzi

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) Infection

The ICU Response Infection with the Middle East respiratory syndrome...

 Paul Sidhu

Paul Sidhu

Professor of Imaging Sciences and Consultant Radiologist - King’s College...

Prof. Manu Malbrain

Update on Intra-Abdominal Hypertension

Knowledge of intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH) and abdominal compartment...

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