ICU

New care model enhances recovery of ICU survivors

The Critical Care Recovery Center care model - the first collaborative care concept focusing on the extensive cognitive, physical and...

Ovarian cancer

Anderson Algorithm increases surgical success

A surgical algorithm developed and implemented by ovarian cancer specialists at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center...

Surgical program

Hospitals participating in ACS NSQIP significantly improve

The majority of hospitals participating in the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Project (ACS NSQIP®)...

Twitter

Twitter can predict rates of coronary heart disease

Twitter has broken news stories, launched and ended careers, started social movements and toppled governments, all by being an easy, direct...

Product of the month

Hitachi powerfully expands Oasis 1.2T MRI

Hitachi has double-down its bet on the advantages of open-platform MRI by introducing a new generation of the Oasis 1.2T scanner at RSNA...

Study

Hospital design has little effect on patient satisfaction

Contrary to previous reports, a study led by Johns Hopkins researchers found that patients’ satisfaction scores only modestly improved...

Staying young

A good night's sleep keeps your stem cells young

Findings of a recent study say that environmental stress is a major factor for DNA damage and therefore the reason for accelerated tissue...

Healthy Smile

FDI call for a preventive focus in the pursuit of a 'Smile for life'

In the weeks leading up to World Oral Health Day on 20 March, the FDI is calling for a focus on prevention to help achieve a healthy...