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IMAGING Management

Gaming: Joy in radiology education

2019 23 Apr

Radiology residency programs find the fun in learning by leveraging cutting edge technologies. A new comprehensive review on r adiology education using gaming technology, presents valuable insight into the value of gaming , game types and gaming principles, artificial intelligence applications and continued education.  The study published in... Read more

IT Management

2016 27 Sep

Anna Sort is a qualified nurse, healthcare lecturer and the director of PlayBenefit, a Barcelona-based company which uses gaming to help people heal. What are your key areas of interest and research?  Video games, Engagement design, behaviour change, Placebo effect/mind power, willpower and eustress. What are the major challenges in... Read more

Health Management

The Role of Gamification and Engagement Design in the Future of Healthcare

2016 25 Aug

Gamification is on the rise right now as a powerful tool to change behaviour - not only in healthcare but in many fields, such as education and business. However it can be seen and experienced in all its glory in healthcare, and I believe it will be crucial for the very near future.   First of all, what is gamification? A crystallised definition... Read more

Health Management

2015 28 Apr

Michael Ferguson is the co-founder and CEO of Ayogo, a Vancouver-based digital health company that has raised nearly $2.5 million to boost sales and marketing for a gaming platform that is designed to encourage people with chronic conditions to stay on their health care plans. Michael Fergusson is not your typical CEO. With his dreadlocked mane... Read more