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Health Management’s Most Clicked Stories

2016 25 Aug

Every week publishes top healthcare management, leadership and best practice news of the week in dedicated newsletters. We know you’re busy, so we do all the work and pick the best three stories to send you. Read on for a variety of topics that piqued record interest recently. MRI-Guided Ultrasound to Treat Tremor ‏Gets OK From... Read more

Cardiology Management

Third International "En Face" OCT and OCT Angiography Congress

2015 21 Nov

The First and Second “En Face” OCT and OCT Angiography Congresses held in Rome December 2013 and 2014, were successful: intense two days meetings with 670 (2013) and 780 (2014) attendees. They were academic feasts with world renowned faculty. Presentations brought in many new concepts in “En face Imaging” and OCT Angiography that appear to have huge... Read more

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The TYKS Neonatal ICU Deploys Ascom Alert Messaging Solution

2015 22 Jun

The neonatal intensive care unit at Turku University Hospital (TYKS) has deployed the Unite Cardiomax solution, provided by Ascom Miratel, with the goal of promoting a safer patient environment for newborns who require a hospital stay. The Unite Cardiomax solution integrates with the hospital’s patient monitoring system to send alarm messages to a caregivers’... Read more

Cardiology Management

Chest Pain in ED: Initial Diagnostic Testing Not Tied to Future Risk of MI

2015 26 Jan

Patients sent to hospital emergency departments for chest pain, but who did not have a heart attack, appeared to have a low risk of experiencing any heart attacks during subsequent short-term and long-term follow-up periods, according to a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine. The risk was not affected by the initial diagnostic testing strategy.... Read more

Cardiology Management

Meaningful Innovation - Philips' Commitment to Modern Healthcare

2014 02 Sep

Interview with Duncan Porter, Head of Field Marketing PhilipsDuring the Affiniti product launch, you mentioned that Philips wants to play a role in the management of cardiology through leverage of Big Data. How can an equipment-driven company make such a bold statement?There is an explosion of chronic diseases, which makes the current healthcare situation... Read more

Cardiology Management

Zoom On: Nancy Brown - CEO American Heart Association

2014 11 Aug

Nancy Brown is the Chief Executive Officer of the American Heart Association (AHA), the oldest and largest voluntary health organisation dedicated to building healthier lives, free of heart disease and stroke.  Brown is the first woman CEO in the history of AHA. She has been holding this position since 2009. Brown has a Bachelor of Science degree in... Read more

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'Heart Disease-on-a-Chip' Modelled From Patient Stem Cells

2014 14 May

By merging stem cell and 'organ-on-a-chip' technologies Harvard scientists have, in a world premiere, successfully grown functioning human heart tissue that carries an inherited cardiovascular disease.A major development for personalised medicine, this research, which was published in Nature Medicine, provides working proof that laboratory-based replication... Read more

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Diet and Blood Pressure: Vegetarians Have Lower BP

2014 25 Feb

In a recent study published online in the JAMA Internal Medicine issue of February 24, a team of researchers led by Yoko Yokoyama, PhD, MPH, of the National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center in Osaka, Japan, has found a link between a vegetarian diet and lower blood pressure.As the development of hypertension is influenced by factors such as diet,... Read more

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