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BIg Data and Cancer

Big Data Can Save Lives: Cancer Expert

The sharing of genetic information from millions of cancer patients around the world could be key to revolutionising cancer prevention and care,... Read more

UC Health HIMSS Stage 7

UC Health Receives HIMSS Analytics EMRAM Stage 7 Award

HIMSS Analytics® has awarded UC Health and it’s following location: University of Cincinnati Medical Centre with the EMRAM Stage 7 Award, and... Read more

Computer Assist in Prescribing Stroke Preventing Therapy

Physician-researchers in the College of Medicine at the University of Cincinnati have developed a computerised decision support tool that uses... Read more

Telemedicine

A Quarter Of Healthcare Providers Make Strides In Telemedicine/Telehealth

About a quarter of healthcare providers said their virtual care programmes – telemedicine and telehealth – are financially sustainable and are improving... Read more

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Short of Talent? Follow Example of Baseball’s ‘Harvesting’ Programme

A leading IT security expert suggests that healthcare organisations should follow professional baseball teams' lead and develop farm leagues... Read more

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  Anna Sort, nurse, healthcare gamer and app creator at Play Benefit, answers the question: How should a healthcare app developer create a product that addresses a service need and that healthcare professionals want to use?   For the past few years I've heard this discussion a lot in start-up meetings, over coffee in congresses and even with my clients.... Read more

Like other sectors whose mission depends on network-connected technology, healthcare is in crisis. In addition to the need for confidentiality, people’s lives depend on the integrity of the health information system. Incorrect decisions based on incorrect information could mean the difference between life and death. Finally, the information must be available... Read more

Anna Sort is a qualified nurse, healthcare lecturer and the director of PlayBenefit, a Barcelona-based company which uses gaming to help people heal. What are your key areas of interest and research? Video games, Engagement design, behaviour change, Placebo effect/mind power, willpower and eustress. What are the major challenges in your field? Finding... Read more

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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’sSource & Image Credit: DT Research Read more

IT Management

The Concord ICU, Australia

2016 15 Nov

The Concord Repatriation General Hospital (The Concord) is a 750 bed teaching hospital with the University of Sydney. The initial EMR rollout occurred for this site prior to HPA becoming involved. The opportunity for the ICU project came about through Dr. Mark Kol and his unique requirements for the carts. DT Research + HPA’s solution was applauded,... Read more

IT Management

Royal North Shore Hospital & Gosford Hospital, Australia

2016 15 Nov

The Royal North Shore Hospital (RNSH) is one of Sydney’s largest Public Hospitals. Located on the Lower North Shore of Sydney, RNSH has approximately 600 beds. DT Research and its partner HPA have currently supplied 170 DT593BU Medical-Cart Computers for their first roll out of Electronic Medical Records, and we envisage further will be rolled out over... Read more

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 Liesbet De Bus, MD

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Aerodynamic Leadership

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 Albert Reiter, MD

Omitting Routine Chest Radiographs in Intensive Care Units

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Prof. Rinaldo Bellomo, MD, MBBS, FRACP, FCICM

Critically Ill Diabetic Patients

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Dr. Duncan Wyncoll, FICM

Infection Prevention in the ICU

This article highlights four interventions that combat healthcare-associated...

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