Search Tag: Research

IT Management

Will Your Mobile Phone Soon Be Able to Detect COVID-19?

2021 03 May

The NIH   recently approved a 24-month grant for researchers to develop sensors that can be embedded into mobile devices which could potentially detect COVID-19 particles on their surfaces. The General Electric Research team is set to begin developing   miniature sensors that can be embedded into mobile devices in order to detect COVID-19 on... Read more

Executive Health Management

Brexit: Wreaking Havoc in Healthcare?

2019 02 Oct

The date is set (we think!) - on October 31st the United Kingdom is to leave the European Union (EU). Since the 2016 referendum on membership of the EU bloc, when 51.9% of British voters opted for an exit from the European Union, the Brexit negotiations have been erratic and dramatic with no resolution about the form the exit will take. Trade deals,... Read more

Executive Health Management

How the Brain Works: Looking Inside to Target Treatments

2019 02 Oct

Summary: Groundbreaking study at the University at Buffalo uses brain stimulation to assess how large-scale patterns of brain activity could vary between cognitive systems and across people. Our research at the University at Buffalo explores brain activity and its association with cognitive systems. Each cognitive system consists of a network... Read more

Health Management

Effects of an internal and participatory intervention

2017 09 Nov

Improving the radiological image   Prof. Rui Almeida gives an analysis on his research which was applied to general radiology exams.   The main goal of this research was to assess the effect of an internal and participative intervention aimed through the implementation of best practices and quality improvement applied to general radiology... Read more

IT Management

Philips Speeds Up Research and Biomarker Discovery with Major Upgrade

2017 19 Jun

Royal Philips , a global leader in health technology, has  announced the launch of its Xplore i  web - based informatics platform for drug  research  and biomarker discovery.  Part of Philips’  computational pathology  portfolio, t he new release marks a major upgrade for both pharma  and academic researchers,... Read more

ICU Management

Professorial Clinical Units

2017 16 Mar

Advancing Research in the Intensive Care Unit via the Integration of a Nursing Professor Advances in healthcare and management strategies for the critically ill patient continue to evolve at a rate that can become challenging for individual clinicians to keep abreast. It is crucial that medical, nursing and allied health professionals use an evidence-based... Read more