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Executive Health Management

5th Annual MENA Health Insurance Congress

2019 01 Oct

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Cardiology Management

Smartphone app outperforms traditional exam in cardiac assessment

2018 03 Apr

Results of a randomised trial highlight the potential of smartphone applications to help clinicians make decisions at the bedside. In this study, a smartphone app using the phone's camera function performed better than traditional physical examination (known as the Allen test) to assess blood flow in a wrist artery for patients undergoing coronary... Read more

Executive Health Management

Tech's Role in Empathy-based Medicine

2017 04 Jul

According to  Dr Jeremy Howick and Dr Sian Rees of the Oxford Empathy Programme, existing digital technologies need to be exploited to enable a paradigm shift in current healthcare delivery that focuses on tests, treatments and targets as opposed to the therapeutic benefits of empathy. The article is published in the Journal of the Royal Society of... Read more