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Cardiology Management

Wearable Technology for Cardiology: Barriers to Wider Use

2017 15 Aug

The past decade has seen the emergence of many new wearable medical devices, including several that have been widely adopted by both physicians and consumers. However, absence of useful and validated clinical applications, measurement validation, and data safety concerns are among the additional barriers to the widespread medical application of wearable... Read more

Executive Health Management

Catherine Estrampes Appointed President & CEO of GE Healthcare Europe

2017 25 Jul

Catherine Estrampes has been announced as President & CEO for GE Healthcare Europe, effective on 1 October 2017, reporting to Kieran Murphy, GE Healthcare CEO.   “Catherine brings strong experience from her career with GE Capital and more recently managing GE Healthcare’s U.S. Central Zone. Her vision and leadership skills will be key assets as we continue... Read more

Health Management

Value in Cardiology

2017 16 Feb

Is value in cardiology well understood?   When we consider value we are focused on improving quality and lowering costs. In cardiology we have a long history in the development and implementation of quality measures. The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has been a leader in the development of quality measures, practice guidelines and appropriate... Read more

Health Management

Apps for Cardiovascular Disease: The Role of Avatars In Personalisation

2017 16 Feb

How do we help people to improve their health after a heart event? Current guidelines recommend that people with heart disease attend a programme of cardiac rehabilitation (European Society of Cardiology [ESC] 2016). High-quality evidence shows that attendance at cardiac rehabilitation decreases the likelihood of a further cardiac event or death, and... Read more

Cardiology Management

Most Read 2016 Cardiology Stories

2016 26 Dec

Thank you to our Editor-in-Chief, Cardiology, Prof. Tienush Rassaf, our authors and contributors for their good advice and great ideas. We look forward to bringing you more on innovation, cross-collaboration and best practice in 2017.Read on to find out our most read stories in Cardiology Highlights and in HealthManagement.org The Journal in 2016.eHealth... Read more

IMAGING Management

Sectra Cardiology Module Incorporated in US Healthcare Organization’s Enterprise Imaging Solution

2016 27 Nov

International medical imaging IT company Sectra (STO: SECT B) announces that ProMedica is adding the Sectra Cardiology Module into its existing enterprise imaging architecture. Through integration with the Epic Cupid reporting module, physicians will have combined access to their patients’ complete imaging history for both radiology and cardiology.  ProMedica’s... Read more

Cardiology Management

2016 16 Nov

Professor Rafael Beyar is General Director of Rambam Health Care Campus in Haifa, Israel, the major academic hospital serving northern Israel. He received his MD from Tel Aviv University (1977), his DSc from the Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, Technion (1983), and his MPH from the Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University (2008).... Read more