Digital Health The digitisation of health information through the use of medical terminologies is an essential component of integration in any modern healthcare system. Don Sweete, CEO at SNOMED International, explains.
Eye Surgery Moorfields Private is the London-based private division of the world-renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, with a reputation as a centre of excellence for providing ophthalmic care to private patients from the UK and across the world.
Stroke Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a type of irregular heart rhythm, or arrhythmia, which increases the risk of stroke, known as an AF-related stroke, which are more debilitating than other forms of stroke. We can protect ourselves by knowing our own heart rhythm.
Bones and Joints We need healthy bones throughout our lives to complete daily tasks, explains Dr Kate Ward, Associate Professor at MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology, University of Southampton and Secretary of the Bone Research Society.
Replacement It is good news we are living longer but it could mean a huge increase in the number of people needing replacement of their painful worn out knee joints, says European Knee Society president Chris Dodd.
Digital Health Seventy pence of every pound the NHS spends goes into managing longterm health problems. Remote monitoring technologies provide a range of possibilities for cost-saving within the NHS, and for improving patients’ health and peace of mind.
Digital Health Capita Healthcare Decisions’ managing director Andy Lockwood talks about technology enabled care (TEC), how it can improve efficiency and patient experience - and takes time to look at the future of healthcare delivery.
Digital Health Now has never been a better time for digital healthcare innovation, but there are still some challenges which need to be faced, says Yinka Makinde, Programme Director at DigitalHealth.London.
Digital Health Doctors are discovering an amazing new medical instrument that can monitor patients in their own homes, minimising the need to come in for checkups and even alerting them to potentially life-threatening episodes before they happen.