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mHealth Trial Cuts Costs, Improves Access

A new mobile technology platform enables pharmaceutical companies to do remote monitoring of patients participating in clinical trials or drug... Read more

online patient portal

Study: Disparities in Use of E-Health Resources

According to researchers, disparities exist in kidney disease patients’ access to e-health resources, with race, income and Medicaid/Medicare... Read more

EpiWatch: an app for Apple Watch and research study

Epilepsy App Tracks Seizures

Researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine in Baltimore have developed an app that allows patients with epilepsy to track their seizures using their... Read more

Mobile Mapper

New Apps Fighting Killers

Oregon Health & Science University have released an iPhone app designed to advance melanoma research by giving users the ability to accurately... Read more


IT Security Complacency High

Many healthcare professionals believe criminals are increasingly targeting health IT systems; however, only 10 percent or less of healthcare... Read more

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Like other sectors whose mission depends on network-connected technology, healthcare is in crisis. In addition to the need for confidentiality, people’s lives depend on the integrity of the health information system. Incorrect decisions based on incorrect information could mean the difference between life and death. Finally, the information must be available... Read more

Anna Sort is a qualified nurse, healthcare lecturer and the director of PlayBenefit, a Barcelona-based company which uses gaming to help people heal. What are your key areas of interest and research? Video games, Engagement design, behaviour change, Placebo effect/mind power, willpower and eustress. What are the major challenges in your field? Finding... Read more

What are your key areas of interest and research? My key interests are people, politics, and economics of cybersecurity. I enjoy helping organizational executives understand how to use people powered cybersecurity and digital strategy as a mission, innovation, and productivity driver for their organizations. What are the major challenges in your field? The field... Read more

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 Shirley Cramer

Steering the Integration Agenda: Stable Leadership Needed

Service Integration Overcoming barriers between the health and care sectors...

 Dominic Giles

Redesigning Emergency Ambulatory Care with Point-of-Care Testing: Reduced Costs and Length of Stay

Many patients presenting to the hospital ‏emergency department do not need...

Prof. Olav Rooyackers

Nutrition Monitoring

Most important when monitoring nutrition is to decide upon the nutritional...

Dr. Roberto Oggioni

Treating Complications from Abdominal Surgery

Case Report Using Nonbronchoscopic BAL Use of the HALYARD* Mini-BAL Sampling...

Dr. Dong Chan Kim

Critical Care Medicine in Korea

The Past, The Present and the FutureHistory of Critical Care in Korea and...

 José María Cepeda Díez

Getting Started with a Health Blog

The Internet is full of blogs. They are multi-themed sites, self-managed...

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