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Dr. Nigel Armfield, Centre for Online Health, University of Queensland

Skype: Top Use in Chronic Disease Management

Skype is increasingly being used in telemedicine, with clinicians utilising this popular web-based video tool more commonly to provide healthcare... Read more

'Instagram for doctors'

Figure 1: Crowdsourcing for Clinicians

As its name suggests, Figure 1 is a mobile app for sharing images. Medical professionals can upload photos, x-rays, biopsies and other images... Read more


EHTEL Says Next Five Years Critical for Mobile Health

The European Health Telematics Association (EHTEL) has said that the period until 2020 is critical for the development of mobile health.In the... Read more


mHealth Apps in EHTEL Spotlight

The European Health Telematics Association (EHTEL) put mHealth apps in the spotlight in the newly issued report on its annual ‘Thought Leadership... Read more

Big Data Management

Big Data Management: 5 Top Priorities reports on the developments and potential with Big Data regularly. Whether it is the application of Big Data across the... 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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 Silvia Terraneo, MD

Candida Spp. in the Respiratory Tract

A Real Causality With Worse Outcomes or Just a Marker of Severity? Candida...

 Matias de la Calle

Technology Supports Patients at Home

The European Union is not alone in facing unprecedented demographic changes...

Prof. John G Laffey, MD, MA

ARDS Still Under-Recognised, Under-Treated

Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) seems to be underrecognised,...

Prof. Dr. Josep Manel Picas

Hospital Readmissions and Machine Learning

The need to improve the efficiency of the healthcare services has emerged...

 Victoria Treadway

A Librarian in the Critical Care Team

Knowledge about current research evidence is required by clinicians in...

Dr. Christopher Lockie, FRCA

Infection Prevention in the ICU

This article highlights four interventions that combat healthcare-associated...

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