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Executive Health Management

Germany Joins ‘1+ Million Genomes’ Initiative

2020 22 Jan

Germany has become the latest signatory to the EU Declaration ‘Towards access to at least 1 million sequenced genomes in the EU by 2022.’ Launched in 2018, the declaration is aimed at having at least 1 million sequenced genomes available in the EU by 2022. You may also like: Measuring the Nation’s Health Since its launch, 21... Read more

IT Management

German Doctors To Prescribe Health Apps in ‘World First’

2020 22 Jan

  The German healthcare system is undergoing several digital upgrades this year in order to improve the service.   One of the key features of the plan is that, for the first time, doctors will be able to prescribe healthcare apps to patients.   You might also like: Improving Patient Compliance With Future mHealth   Expected to pass... Read more

Executive Health Management

XPOMET/ Medicinale 2020

2020 15 Oct

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 HEALTH CONCERNS Find XPOMET on Social Media  Read more

Executive Health Management

XPOMET/ Medicinale 2019

2019 10 Oct

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IT Management

4th Conference on 3D Printing in Medicine 2020

2020 25 Apr

DUE TO COVID-19: SELECTED PRESENTATIONS VIA STREAMING APRIL 25, 2020 Read more

IMAGING Management

ECR 2018: CT patient information videos save time, increase satisfaction

2018 10 Mar

Did you know that the first airline safety video was produced by Virgin America in 2007 ? Now these videos are widely accepted, and in time patient information videos may be just as routine, according to Meinrad Beer of the University Hospital Ulm, who presented a study about patient information on CT at the recent European Congress of Radiology in... Read more

ICU Management

Caring for Organ Donors in the ICU

2016 20 Sep

The key points in caring for organ donors in the intensive care unit (ICU) are to use standardised donor management protocols, to administer methylprodnisolone, desmopressin and vasopressin as a useful supplement to treatment of brain dead patients, and to use the same target parameters as for other critically ill patients, according to a review article... Read more

IMAGING Management

Breast Screening in Germany - Few Well-Informed

2015 13 Nov

Only one in three women participating in Germany’s mammography screening programme (MSP) for the first time is well-informed about it, according to new research from Bielefeld University in North-Rhine Westphalia, Germany. In addition, women with a higher level of education are more likely to make an informed decision than women with little education.... Read more