Technology

Spotlight on Telemedicine

The use of technology enhances communication between a growing number of clinicians and their patients.


Business of Medicine

Expect Exponential Growth Among the Ambulatory Care Service Market Over Next 6 Years

Market intelligence and strategic consulting firm Reports and Data expects the global ambulatory care service market to reach $113.06 billion by the year 2026. Reports and Data valued the ambulatory care...


Product Spotlight

New Vital Signs Monitor Provides Advance Warning of Patient Deterioration

The EarlyVue VS30 device from Philips offers Early Warning Scoring technology to detect warning signs of declining patient health before a potential adverse event. The monitoring system may be customized to each patient,...


Striking a Healthy Social Media Balance

Social media: Can’t live without it, can’t pitch it into an active volcano.


New Imaging Technique May Enhance Screening for Stroke and Cardiovascular Risk

Volumetric multispectral optoacoustic tomography (MSOT) could foster accurate characterization of the makeup of arterial plaque in real time, according to scientists.


Developing a Precision Medicine Algorithm for Use During Space Exploration

As NASA prepares to send astronauts to Mars sometime in the 2030s, scientists are using the concepts behind precision medicine to develop a way to predict and prevent medical conditions during space missions.


That’s News

3D Mammography Reading: A Fast Learning Curve

Radiologists transitioned from reading 2D mammograms to reading 3D mammograms rapidly and with enhanced accuracy, according to a study in Radiology.

Clinicians making the transition to 3D mammography, or digital breast tomosynthesis, needed...


Carving a New Medical Landscape

The combined magnitude of innovation’s impact on medicine sometimes hides behind the patchwork of advances in different areas of healthcare technology.


Study Links Rising Burnout To EHR Expansion

Physician burnout is not new. The speed at which it is spreading may be.


Product Spotlight

AngelMed Guardian System

The AngelMed Guardian System provides certain cardiac patients with warnings about signs of serious cardiac events, including coronary artery occlusions.

The FDA-approved device, implanted under local anesthetic, can detect rapid ST segment changes,...