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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.

Case-Mix Planning Problem and Resource Allocation in Hospitals Issues and Challenges

Hospitals all around the world are facing increasing pressure in cost reduction Besides shortages of physicians nurses and other hospital resources further magnify the problem Such issues can be solved by the efficient and effective allocation and utilisation of the available resources and the decis...

An antidote for medical identity theft Will MFA help?

The healthcare industry is a prime target for hackers In all countries private and public organisations hold sensitive information about millions of individual patients This includes personal data such as your date of birth and address

Anti-cancer Effects of Synergistic Drugs-Bacterium Combinations

A study on Induced Breast Cancer in BALB/c Mice
The use of compounds derived from natural sources has proven to be highly effective in the development of anticancer agents One of such compounds extracted from the Malaysian ginger Alpinia conchigera SAcetoxychavicol Acetate ACA has been repeatedly shown to suppress malignant characteristics and i...

Report Medical Device Adverse Event

A Beginner’s Guide
After several horrific cases associated with malfunctioning of medical devices like infants burnt to death due to short circuits in incubators or hip implants causing pain and blood poisoning the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare MoHFW Government of India GoI has commenced Materiovigilance Progr...

Improve Brain Health to Prevent Alzheimer

The largest and one of the most complex organs of the human body is the brain Made up of billion nerves that constantly communicate with each other this pound organ controls all functions of the body From interpreting information to emoting feelings to showcasing the creative side of a person this s...

Promoting Mental Health and Well-Being

The Mental Health First Aid Training Model
Mental health and wellbeing have been cited as the number three global health issue Mantzios Nathe The World Health Organization World Mental Health Surveys Initiative quantifies both epidemiology of global mental disorders and existing treatment gaps Scott et al Adolescent mental health is an e...

New Strategy to Prevent Acute Myocardial Infarction by Public Education

Acute Myocardial Infarction MI is still a worldwide leading cause of death even in this era of optimal medical therapy including the use of statins However the mechanism for its onset has not been adequately clarified Furthermore the inhospital mortality of those patients has decreased significantly...

The Video Technology Changing the Healthcare Industry

Driven by factors like ageing populations unhealthy diets and increasing rates of diseases like diabetes demand for healthcare is increasing rapidly across the region As a result total healthcare spending by the ASEAN nations

Leading Leadership

Five life lessons for the leaders of tomorrow
Its as true today as it was when I started leaders who are prepared to embrace change and evolve themselves and their organisation are the ones destined to succeed Business has evolved immensely in the past years Ive been workingwith fundamental shifts in the way we work and organise throughout th...

Medical Gases and Vacuum Systems in Hospitals

Medical gases are used for patients healthcare in different ways In the early of s healthcare providers recognised the hazards of using heavy high pressure cylinders of medical gases Instead medical gases and vacuum systems are provided by medical gases pipeline system MGPS