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Wireless Data Collection Against COVID-19

Wireless Data Collection Against COVID-19

A joined initiative in Singapore is developing an open-sourced system that wirelessly collects oxygen levels data from pulse oximeters... Read more

U.S. Patients’ Access to Health Information

U.S. Patients’ Access to Health Information

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has published its 2020-2025 Federal Health IT Strategic Plan , which focusses... Read more

Wearables Data for COVID-19 Detection

Wearables Data for COVID-19 Detection

A combination of symptom and sensor data from wearable devices could enhance detection of COVID-19 positive and negative cases in symptomatic... Read more

COVID-19 Prognosis Prediction with CoVA

COVID-19 Prognosis Prediction with CoVA

A new risk prediction tool – COVID-19 Acuity Score (CoVA) – can help clinicians with screening outpatients to predict adverse outcomes related... Read more

Medical and Health Library of the Future

Medical and Health Library of the Future

A new case study describes how a medical and biomedical research library of Ghent University Hospital adjusted its practices to the COVID‐19 ‘new... 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

Mr. André Heinz

André Heinz

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Dr. Joanna Poole

COVID-19 and the History of Pandemics

How are we dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic and the lessons we can...

Dr. Andreas Bergmann

Early Diagnosis and Prediction of Acute Kidney Injury

penKid – A Dynamic Inflammation-Independent Biomarker Of Kidney (Dys)function...

Dr. Jayshil Patel

Unmasking the Triumphs, Tragedies, and Opportunities of the COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in many changes to society and the...

Dr. Jorge Ibrain Figueira Salluh

A COVID-19 Dashboard: Data Analytics to Aid Resource Allocation in Intensive Care Units

In this article, we focus on clinical and practical application of...

 Christian Nicole

COVID-19: Overview of Nurse Assessment

Managing COVID-19 patients in south of Switzerland with lung ultrasound...

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