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EMR Interoperability in 2020: Major Trends

EMR Interoperability in 2020: Major Trends

KLAS and CHIME report on the state of EMR interoperability in 2020 outlining 10 interoperability trends that highlight areas of progress... Read more

New Opportunities for Health Innovation Companies

New Opportunities for Health Innovation Companies

In mid-January, the European Innovation Council (EIC) and the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) signed a Memorandum... Read more

Digital Contact Tracing: Case Study from Spain

Digital Contact Tracing: Case Study from Spain

A new research looks into the use of digital contact tracing (DCT) technologies during the pandemic, based on a real-life controlled experiment in... Read more

Impact of Telehealth Expansion on Hospital’s CDS System

Impact of Telehealth Expansion on Hospital’s CDS System

A new study analysed how the pandemic-driven increase in telehealth technologies affected the ambulatory CDS programme at a large medical institution.... Read more

ECRI: Risks in Health Technology 2021

ECRI: Risks in Health Technology 2021

ECRI has released its Top 10 Health Technology Hazards list for 2021 outlining the potential sources of danger especially in the context... 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 the month of May 2021, 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... 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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 Catherine Estrampes

Unleashing the full potential of AI

The digital revolution has changed every aspect of our lives – from the...

 Uta Melzer

Confronting Risk

That the use of ionising radiation for medical purposes holds both tremendous...

 Christian Hartmann

Hyperthermia. An amplifier for radiation therapy.

Hyperthermia can further enhance the therapeutic outcomes of radiation...

 Andrew Lovegrove

Workforce Planning – Can we Face the Future Without it?

Workforce planning aims to creat a sustainable workforce that is centred...

Prof. Geneviève Derumeaux

Dr. Geneviève A. Derumeaux, Chairperson ESC Congress 2014-2016

...one single thing escapes fate: faith and wisdom...

 Audrey De Jong

Difficult Intubation in the ICU: Why and How to Prevent and Manage Difficult Intubation?

Severe hypoxaemia and cardiovascular collapse, leading to cardiac arrest,...

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