Search Tag: Data

Health Management

The Patient Is the DATA

2023 28 Feb

With the advent of digital technology in healthcare, data has become an essential component of modern healthcare delivery. The availability of patient data is crucial for providing quality care, managing patient privacy and safety, and promoting patient engagement. However, data silos and the lack of interoperability between healthcare systems have... Read more

Executive Health Management

Empowering Citizens to Address Global Challenges

2022 29 Aug

Citizen science is an important vehicle for democratising science and promoting the goal of universal and equitable access to scientific data and information. Researchers from the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) have recently published a primer aimed at established and aspiring practitioners of citizen science to highlight... Read more

Health Management

Hospitals-on-FHIR: Preparing Hospitals for European Health Data Space

2022 08 Jul

Hospitals and other healthcare organisations are where health data is predominantly created. If the European Health Data Space (EHDS) is to become a reality for citizens, both via supporting primary use as well as secondary use of health data, data located in these organisations needs to be able to be shared. Experts, industry, and EU-funded projects... Read more

IT Management

Apps are Designed to Gather your Data, says BMJ Study

2021 26 Jul

Researchers analysed more than 20,000 health apps and found that the vast majority - or about 88%, were built with the ability to collect or share user data, according to a study published in the British Medical Journal.  This cross-sectional study, based in Australia investigated whether and what user data are collected... Read more

IT Management

Dealing with Data: How to Build a Statistical Surveillance Dashboard for COVID-19

2021 20 Jul

When a major national or global health crisis or pandemic such as the current COVID-19 breaks out, it is important that there is an effective monitoring system in place. The proposed statistical surveillance dashboard can provide authorities and other decision makers with insights and in-depth data analysis to help them make critical decisions.... Read more

ICU Management

Rethinking Critical Care - Use and Challenges of Artificial Intelligence

2021 22 Feb

Why digitalisation of intensive care medicine means less rather than more data Intensive Care Medicine is generating an amount of data that is hardly analysable by humans. Digitalising and using artificial intelligence has to focus on providing less rather than more data. Introduction - AI in Intensive Care Medicine: Ghost or Glimmer... Read more

Health Management

Leveraging Data and Digital Technology for Pandemic Prevention

2020 28 Sep

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way healthcare works. spoke to Sourabh Pagaria to discuss the future of data and digital technologies as strategic assets for pandemic prevention in future.  Key Points There is a need to adopt technological solutions to help extend reach of clinical staff and... Read more