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Healthcare Falling Short in Patient Digital Experience

In this era of digital technology, consumerism in healthcare means patients expect the same kind of seamless digital experience they get when... Read more

HIMSS Cancelled Due to Coronavirus Concerns

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) announced today that its global health conference scheduled to take place... Read more

HIMSS Reassures on COVID-19 as Trump Address Announced

President Trump to Speak at HIMSS20 as COVID-19 Crisis Deepens

HIMSS has confirmed that President Donald Trump will speak at its annual North American event next week.   The address marks the... Read more

Blockchain

Smashing Patient Data Silos with Blockchain

Ideally, with digital technology, storing and sharing of healthcare data can be done in a breeze. Despite widening use of EHRs, however, sharing... Read more

Cancer

Deep Mining Reveals Omics Promise for Cancer Biomarkers

Harnessing the use of omics data – derived from research studies in biomedical sciences – is becoming increasingly important in advancing... 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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Prof. Johan G. (Hans) Blickman

On the Threats to Imaging…. Should We Be Worried?

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The Inevitable Rise of Outpatient Imaging Centres

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 Chris McCahan

Managed equipment services can be boon for emerging market health

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Prof. Jean-Louis Vincent

From Hydroxychloroquine and Remdesivir to Plasma Administration

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Prof. Rinaldo Bellomo

Rapid response teams

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Transforming Measurement into Understanding: Quantitative Bedside Decision Support

Intensivists today are faced with a growing deluge of quantitative data,...

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