Healthcare Articles

Articles on key issues related to the Healthcare Industry from the heads of leading Hospital and Healthcare companies and healthcare industry experts. This section focuses on current and emerging issues in areas such as healthcare management, medical sciences, surgical speciality, diagnostics, technology, equipment & devices, facilities and operations management and information technology.

Overcoming IT Security Challenges Facing Healthcare in Asia Pacific

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Healthcare Facility Trends in the West

Percolate to Asian settings

Healthcare Delivery in the west and Asia has strong parallels specially in the private sector A tectonic shift is visible in the Healthcare sector in the US due to various factors These may resonate with Asian healthcare settings It is pertinent to look at trends such as Resilient design Ambulatory ..

High BMI? -Bariatric Surgery is the solution

Bariatric surgery is the surgical method of weight loss As per Dr Lakshmi this involves the bypassing of the major portion of the stomach and the intestines While often confused with liposuction bariatric surgery is helpful in aiding patients who have developed health complications due to obesity ..

Rebooting Healthcare Delivery

It is time we addressed the real issues in healthcare delivery Every country is struggling with issues like shortage of doctors decreasing mortality rates from undiagnosed infections ensuring right emergency medical attention to rural population etc We have seen that the Iwilldoit all model doesnt w..

Nursing - The backbone of healthcare delivery in the quest for universal access

Nursing professionals play a vital role in all aspects of healthcare be it nationwide health campaigns such as polio eradication midwife services and community education or serving the patients at an illequipped healthcare facility in rural India With their commitment and care nurses have establishe..

INVEST IN Eco-sustainable Technologies for a safe processing of healthcare waste

Newster Group is an Italy based company that is able to offer the most technologically advanced equipment to solve the problems of the potentially dangerous materials that every day in every part of the world are produced in medical facilities and need to be treated Solid healthcare waste waste wat..

Rising Geriatric Patient Populations will Require Innovative Care Models

Enter Remote monitoring and Home Healthcare

The elderly can rarely afford multiple hospital visits due to economic social and physical constraints Further they often have multiple comorbidities which need a multidisciplinary approach and a comprehensive care plan This results in prolonged management and multiple hospital visits Remote patient..

EMS Staff Health Problems

Facts and Solutions

Even though Prehospital acute care exists for almost a century Emergency Medical Services systems EMS are considered a relative new addition to the Healthcare systems Thus the importance of copying with emergency medical services staff health problems is something that became obvious only the recen..

Internet and Mobile Applications

A protagonist in healthcare

As human beings are more dependent on technology the usage of Information and Communication Technology ICT and mobile applications increases day by day in almost all the fields In the field of medicine as the new therapies and devices are launched every now and then understanding the usage of the ne..

Heart failure, the burden of the current plague!

In this century Heart Failure HF is reaching such a spread that it can be defined as a pandemic disease just like a plague The prevalence of HF will increase to 35 per cent 2030 in the USA with an increase of health system costs to US777 billion 2030 We should change health policies for HF control a..

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