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Management of COVID-19 Pandemic - The Swedish Perspective

2020 28 Sep

Among all countries affected by COVID-19, the Swedish pandemic strategy has polarised the political and global media response, where both condemning and acknowledging voices are heard. The question thus arises whether the Swedish approach is unique, and what reasoning leads to this strategy. This report does not discuss the outcome or validity of... Read more

COVID-19 Global Response – Strengths, Weaknesses, Success and Failure

2020 11 Aug

An overview of the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic – the success of South Korea, the so-called herd-immunity experiment of Sweden and the not-so-brilliant COVID-19 management in the U.K. and the U.S. South Korea's Successful Three-Phased Response to COVID-19 COVID-19 has created havoc around the globe. Some countries have... Read more

Sensors in Everyday Objects for Dementia Care

2019 26 Aug

Summary: The past, present & future of dementia care using sensors in everyday life objects through four use cases from research labs to large-scale pilots & adoption by pharmaceutical companies.   Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder. It is the main cause of dementia, a syndrome defined by loss of cognitive... Read more

Notice of Annual General Meeting in Sectra AB

2018 07 Aug

The shareholders of the medical imaging IT and cyber security company Sectra AB  are hereby invited to the Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) held on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at 3.30 p.m. (CET) at Collegium, Teknikringen 7, Linköping, Sweden. Shareholders who attend the AGM are invited to visit Sectra’s office at Teknikringen 20 in Linköping... Read more

Volume 16 - Issue 1, 2016

2016 27 Feb

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ICU Admittance: Does Gender Matter?

2016 10 Jan

Using a survey, with eight cases differing only in regard to the gender of the patient, researchers in Sweden have demonstrated an absence of a gender bias related to ICU admission in Swedish hospitals. Survey results show that female physicians were more likely to admit patients than their male colleagues, regardless of the gender of the patient. The... Read more

Sectra and Swedish Healthcare Provider Sign Long-term Contract

2013 02 Apr

Sectra has signed a six-year contract with Swedish healthcare provider Region Skåne. The contract includes development, maintenance and support for the region-wide Sectra IT solution, which is used in radiology, clinical physiology, nuclear medicine and mammography to manage and communicate patient information. The order value amounts to SEK 55.8 Million... Read more