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29 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
02 Jun 2018 - 04 Jun 2018

Health IT

Image: Studies show cumbersome EHRs are driving doctors to despair (Photo courtesy of 123rf.com).

Dissatisfaction with EHRs Drives Physician Burnout

Regulatory requirements are likely to be an important aspect of physician dissatisfaction with electronic health records (EHRs), according to a new editorial. More...
22 May 2018
Image: A computer-designed customized regenerative heart valve (Photo courtesy of UZH).

Bioengineered Heart Valves Guide Tissue Remodeling

A new study suggests that tissue-engineered heart valve (TEHVs) designed with the aid of computer simulations could provide long-term functionality. More...
21 May 2018
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Image: The Fitbit Charge HR activity wristband (Photo courtesy of Fitbit).

Wearable Fitness Monitors Aid Cancer Treatment

According to a new study, physical activity monitors (PAMs) are a feasible tool for measuring long-term physical activity in cancer patients receiving systemic therapy. More...
17 May 2018
Image: A browser-based platform filters tweets and Instagram posts (Photo courtesy of Jiawei Zhang/ Purdue University).

Social Media Infrastructure Helps Manage Medical Emergencies

A new study describes an online platform that enables first responders to monitor emergency situations using tweets and Instagram posts. More...
08 May 2018
Image: A new study explains how increased calcium levels trigger the production of melanin, causing a mole to form (Photo courtesy of ETH Zurich).

Biomedical Tattoo Detects Cancer-Associated Hypercalcemia

A new study describes how a mole-like synthetic implant recognizes the elevated levels of calcium in the blood associated with incipient prostate, lung, colon, and breast cancer tumors. More...
01 May 2018
Image: A smartphone app can help score Parkinson’s Disease severity (Photo courtesy of URMC).

Smartphone App Helps Quantify Parkinson’s Disease

A mobile health application uses machine learning and sensors to enable patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) perform at-home assessments of their condition. More...
25 Apr 2018
Image: The Unifia inventory management solution is designed to simplify the endoscopic workflow (Photo courtesy of Olympus).

Software Platform Tracks Endoscope Usage and Reprocessing

An innovative workflow and supply chain management solution provides optimum efficiency and safety in the management of endoscopes. More...
24 Apr 2018


The Health IT channel of HospiMedica informs about healthcare information technology for hospitals, clinics, and private practice. Among the subjects covered are electronic medical record environments, document management, HIS, RIS, PACS, LIM, and others.
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