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Protecting Healthcare Data

6 Tips for How to Prevent a Healthcare Data Breach

Health care data breaches can cost any health facility not just in terms of fines or potential legal costs but the trust and confidence of patients.The... Read more

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Portable Finger-probe Device Measures Liver Function in Organ Donors

According to a UCLA study, a portable, finger-probe device can successfully measure liver function in brain dead adult organ donors. The study... Read more

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NHS Calls Innovators to Come Forward

NHS England and the UK Government have called all innovators in the UK and overseas interested in testing their ideas to deliver health services... Read more

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Connected Health Infrastructure has Potential to Transform Healthcare

Recent analysis from Frost & Sullivan shows that connected health infrastructure could serve to be a binding agent for diverse devices and workflows and... Read more

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Apple Watch to 'Monitor' Breast Cancer Patients

MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper and Polaris Health Directions have teamed up for a project to help those with breast cancer deal with behavioural... 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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Patient Safety & Risk Management

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Heart-Lung Interactions from the Lung's Perspective

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Early Goal-Directed Therapy Following Cardiac Surgery

Early goal-directed therapy (EGDT) is a therapeutic strategy based on...

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