Healthcare IT
Precision medicine

AI and Pharma: What's Ahead?

Precision medicine, also called personalised medicine, makes use of genomics as well as data about the patient's lifestyle and environment,... Read more

COVID-19

HIMSS 2020 COVID-19 Precautions Ahead of March Congress

With the 2020 HIMSS Global Health Conference (HIMSS20) fast approaching, organisers have been providing regular updates to allay fears of participants... Read more

AI Pharma

First AI-Created Drug Trial

  For the first time, an AI-made drug has reached the clinical trials stage.   Called DSP-1181, the pharmaceutical drug created by... Read more

Telemedicine

Israeli Hospital Prepares Telemedicine for COVID-19

WHO renamed COVID-19 on February 11 in a bid to avoid inaccuracies or de-stigmatisation stemming from the name of the coronavirus.... Read more

Coronavirus Drones in China

Drones Shame Coronavirus ‘Health Offenders’

  In healthcare, drones to date have traditionally been used to deliver supplies to remote or inaccessible areas. In the face of the C oronavirus... Read more

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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

Important response to COVID-19 The thought of returning to pre-COVID conditions is on everyone’s mind. This includes business owners who have been hard hit by the pandemic. However, they have also pivoted and acclimatised well during this period.   They have been able to do so through, among other things, digital marketing. The... 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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 Clara Similowski
Dr Eric de Roodenbeke

Hospitals: Facing Austerity and Ageing

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Dr. Vass Vassiliou

The role of social media in cardiology

Social Media is gaining significant popularity amongst the medical...

 Catherine Estrampes

Editorial - Improving Efficiency While Providing the Best Care

The growth and aging of global populations, the rising levels of chronic...

Dr Gavin Troughton

Current State of Glycaemic Control Practice

Elevated blood glucose is a widely recognised response to critical illness,...

Prof. Arch. Simona Agger Ganassi

From Globalisation to a Health Supportive Global Planet

We are still in the middle of a dramatic experience. Will the pandemic’s...

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