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Free Manuals Database for Biomedical Engineers

Free Manuals Database for Biomedical Engineers

A website has created a free database of repair manuals for medical devices to help biomedical engineering technicians working on the... Read more

Instant Haemoglobin Count With Smartphone

Instant Haemoglobin Count With Smartphone

By pulling down one’s eyelid and assessing its redness, a doctor can identify if the person has anaemia, but to give a precise diagnosis... Read more

COVID-19 Contact Tracing: Apps vs. Manual Work

COVID-19 Contact Tracing: Apps vs. Manual Work

A milestone contact tracing software has been released by Apple-Google, but the future of its adoption is yet unclear, with some countries... Read more

Public Preview of New Cloud Healthcare Solution

Public Preview of New Cloud Healthcare Solution

Microsoft has announced it is building Cloud for Health Care , a bundled customised solution for healthcare providers. The software is designed... Read more

AI vs. Human Behaviour: Unexpected Side Effects of COVID-19

AI vs. Human Behaviour: Unexpected Side Effects of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing much distress in all aspects of our life and affecting people’s behavioural patterns. In an unexpected... 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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 Erin Sullivan

Trust-abundant team principles

Effective models of trust How can you incorporate...

Dr. Sana Pascaline

New Breast Cancer Detection Modalities: Implementation in a Busy Breast Unit

Whilst mammography remains the most consistent modality for breast cancer...

Dr. Denis Remedios

Appropriate Imaging and Clinical Decision Support

"We shape our tools, and thereafter our tools shape us” (McLuhan)...

Prof. Davide Caramella

Recruiting a Retired Physician: Our Experience

An overview of a physician’s journey and the impact of retirement...

Prof. Christoph Rischpler

Nuclear Cardiology: Molecular Insights into the Heart

Summary: Nuclear cardiology is a promising field located between research,...

 Gaynor Whyles

Innovative procurement

Leading to sustainable healthcare solutions   Three pilot studies...

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