Healthcare IT

9 Tech Trends Taking off in 2020

Technology continues to transform healthcare through increased efficiency in work processes, leading to better delivery of care. For the... Read more

Google Acquires Fitbit

Tech giant Google's formal purchase of Fitbit, the world's second largest wearable maker, in a deal worth $2.1 billion, finally put an end... Read more

The Impact of Technology on Medical Careers

The Impact of Technology on Medical Careers

With artificial intelligence and telemedicine gaining a foothold in healthcare, there are fears about technology easing medical professionals... Read more

Blockchain Protecting Telemedicine

Telemedicine offers an opportunity for medical institutions to optimise delivery of care, especially for patients living in areas where healthcare... Read more

How to Fix Internal Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities

Healthcare remains a favourite hunting ground for hackers. The month of April (2019) saw a record high number of 44 healthcare data breaches,... Read more

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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 January 2021, I look onto liability issues of artificial intelligence (AI) use in hospitals; next month we will explore why a ‘Societal Health’ perspective is key in the maturation and resilience... Read more

In this space I will explore monthly topics, from concepts to technologies, related to the necessary steps to build Digital Healthcare Systems. For the month of December 2020, I have invited Dr Paula Amorim to co-author this inaugural column. She will share her view on ‘the challenges and opportunities of integrating telerehabilitation in rehabilitation... Read more

Almost overnight businesses across the globe had to rethink their operations, as COVID-19 caused profound disruption; across communities, how we engage, the way we work, our healthcare systems, our economy…  The rapidly changing environment has been a catalyst for change as it transformed the global health community’s acceptance and use of... 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

From Our Journals

 Chelsea Beecher

NYC Go Red for Women movement: STEM Goes Red

Chelsea Beecher, Director of Development for the American Heart Association...

 Jason Van Schoor

Management of Acute Ischaemic Stroke

Defining the Role of the Intensive Care Unit This review article aims...

 Dirk Smeets

Imaging AI for Chest CT to Aid in Resource Allocation During COVID-19

Evaluating the severity of pulmonary disease burden can help predict patient...

 Sirpa Arvonen

Finland’s Digital Care Network: Why is it Working So Well?

Summary: Finland is leading the way in leveraging digitalisation in...

 Clarence Chant

Clinical Pharmacist Role in the ICU

We provide an overview of the various facets of pharmacist practice...

Prof. Rolf Rossaint

European guidelines on the management of traumatic induced bleeding

Interview with Rolf Rossaint, Prof. of Anaesthesiology, RWTH University...

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