Search Tag: surgery

Executive Health Management

Innovative Technologies for Improved Healthcare

2019 02 Oct

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices. But while we believe in striving forward with successful technologies, at the same time, we recognise the need to look at existing processes first and identifying how hospitals can synchronise and standardise these processes. The goal is optimisation so that we can... Read more

ICU Management

The role of physiotherapy in Enhanced Recovery after Surgery in the intensive care unit

2017 15 Sep

Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) is an evidence-based, multimodal approach to optimising patient outcomes following surgery. The role of physiotherapy within ERAS and intensive care units (ICU) is important. Patients admitted to an ICU following elective major surgery may suffer from physical, psychological and cognitive problems, which can... Read more

ICU Management

Innovations in monitoring: from smartphones to wearables

2017 15 Sep

This article describes recent advances and perspectives in cardiorespiratory monitoring for surgical patients, from prehabilitation to rehabilitation, from smartphones to wearable sensors.   There are over 320 million inpatient surgical procedures worldwide (Weiser et al. 2015). We learnt from the recent International Surgical Outcomes (ISOS)... Read more

IMAGING Management

Siemens Healthineers Introduces Innovative Robot-Supported Artis Pheno Angiography System

2016 25 Oct

•    Enabling personalized, minimally invasive surgery for multimorbid patients to account for the changing disease pattern •    Versatile software applications make even challenging examinations easier with the Artis pheno •    Developed using a comprehensive hygiene approach to support working in a hygienic environment Siemens... Read more