Healthcare IT
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

Automated Contact Tracing: Is It Efficient?

Automated Contact Tracing: Is It Efficient?

Contract tracing apps all of a sudden have proliferated as these digital tools are increasingly used, alongside other infection control measures,... Read more

COVID-19 and mHealth

COVID-19 and mHealth

A major challenge in the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic is the 'silent transmission' of coronavirus caused – often unknowingly –... Read more

eHealth Tools for Asthma Care in Adolescents

eHealth Tools for Asthma Care in Adolescents

Asthma is a chronic lung disease prevalent among adolescents, yet most interventions have focused on the care of child and adult sufferers.... 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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 Natalia Staver

Successful quality management system in a radiology department

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 Mel Major-Helsloot

Physiotherapy in the ICU e-learning programme

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Dr. Sethina Watson

Communication myths of anaesthetists

Vital minutes before unconsciousness   Anaesthesia is a diverse...

 Dennis Begos

If It’s Good for Calcium Why Not Magnesium? Reasons to Measure iMg in the ICU

An overview of the importance of getting magnesium levels right in...

 Rafael Beyar

Medicine, Technology and Humanity Intertwined: Rambam Health Care Campus

RAMBAM HEALTH CARE CAMPUS   The philosophy at Rambam Health...

 Jos Vanlanduyt

Patient Safety & Risk Management

In recent years patient safety and risk management have ‏become important...

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