Healthcare IT
VR for Side Symptom Alleviation

VR for Side Symptom Alleviation

The use of virtual reality (VR) in haemodialysis patients helps alleviate the side symptoms such as fatigue, lightheadedness and nausea,... Read more

ENISA Procurement Recommendations on Cybersecurity

ENISA Procurement Recommendations on Cybersecurity

The European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA) has released cybersecurity guidelines for hospitals when procuring services, products... Read more

Making Contact Tracing More Secure

Making Contact Tracing More Secure

A group of researchers at the University of Notre Dame is working to address the security issues of the existing COVID-19 contact tracing... Read more

SMART Guidelines for National Digital Health Systems

SMART Guidelines for National Digital Health Systems

WHO has launched its first SMART Guideline approach that includes documentation, procedures and digital health tools.   You might... Read more

Deep Learning for Lung Cancer Treatments

Deep Learning for Lung Cancer Treatments

A deep learning (DL) model developed at the Pennsylvania State University proved to be much more efficient in predicting survival expectancy... 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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 Chris Hancock

The sepsis box, bag and trolley

Evaluation of aids to the delivery of sepsis treatment. In NHS...

 Audrey De Jong

Is Videolaryngoscopy the New Gold Standard for Intubation Following the COVID-19 Crisis?

Videolaryngoscopy may be the new gold standard for tracheal intubation...

Dr. Shelly Mahajan

A primer on next generation sequencing data analytics

Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) is rapidly becoming more and more standardised

 Jordi Piera Jiménez

New Catalonian Digital Health Strategy: A Presentation

Summary: The Digital Health Strategy for Catalonia (Spain) is one of...

 Jack Hoogendoorn

Imaging Solutions for a New Reality

During these challenging times, Canon Medical Systems has continued...

Dr Fernando Chaves

COVID-19 Antibody Testing – Why it Matters and Factors to Consider

As we move into the next phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, there will...

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