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Through the looking glass: AR helps surgeons ‘see through’ tissue

Clinicians at St Mary’s Hospital in London have successfully used AR technology to overlay CT scan images onto a patient’s leg in reconstructive surge

The HIMSS Europe & Health 2.0 Conference: the number one meeting point for startups and investors

The conference will recognise the most innovative digital health solutions

Cross-border genomic database sharing plan agreed by 13 countries

Thirteen European countries sign declaration for delivering cross-border access to their genomic information

conhIT 2018 focuses on digital transformation

From 17 to 19 April 2018 visitors to conhIT can get all the facts.

Blockchain and electronic health records: Hype or problem solver?

EHRs have been a long time coming, with blockchain touted as one of the technologies of promise - but is it hype or a problem solver?

AI could change ‘everything’ in healthcare, says Dr Robert Wachter

Dr Robert Wachter will give a keynote speech at the HIMSS Europe & Health 2.0 conference in May in Sitges, Spain

Ireland: Tech teams from across Europe compete for €4m funding

European healthtech teams will compete next week in a 'battle of the brains' to find innovative solutions for two major challenges...

Facebook presses ‘pause’ on medical data sharing plan

Facebook halts plans to combine patient data from US hospitals with information on them from their social networking activity

Are European healthcare systems ready for AI?

There are few technologies that have had the healthcare industry so excited in recent years as AI; but are healthcare systems ready to embrace it?

mHealth is booming, so why are CDM apps lagging behind?

Why have apps for chronic disease management (CDM) never yet made it off the ground?

HIMSS Europe Future50 list of digital healthcare leaders revealed

HIMSS Europe has revealed the list of the top fifty names in digital health who have made it into the Future50 community

EU healthcare deal: UK House of Lords calls for clarity

The rights of UK citizens to hold an EHIC card for treatment in the EU will cease after Brexit

Does caring mean sharing?

Anxieties about patient data confidentiality continue to simmer in the wake of the ICO’s report into DeepMind’s partnership with the Royal Free

Accelerating Saudi Arabia’s healthcare transformation with clinical documentation

White paper: “Saudi Arabia ― How clinical documentation can help achieve Vision 2030”

Nearly half of online GPs are unsafe, says UK report

Findings published today reveal that standards of care at 43% of non-NHS online GP services in England are below required safety levels

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OPTEL conducting pilot project with Oxford University Hospitals

OPTEL signs agreement with Oxford University Hospitals

Could digital health resolve the current US opioid crisis?

How has Donald Trump's declaration of a ‘National Public Health Emergency’ encouraged digital health innovators to get on board to find...

Digital health vs engagement: can education round this up?

When it comes to using digital systems to deal with severe health issues, many people are reluctant to let the ‘e-doctor’ manage their health

OPTEL launches verification and decommissioning solutions for hospital and retail pharmacies

OPTEL secures the final stage of the supply chain with verification and decommissioning solutions for hospital and retail pharmacies

BD helps Thun Hospital advance medication management into the future

Automated ward medication dispensing cabinet refills are now a reality

DEBATE: Should pharma engage in eHealth? (Argument 2)

The digital transformation of medicine is enabling a shift away from reactive treatment to a model of the future.

DEBATE: Should pharma engage in eHealth? (Argument 1)

The digital transformation of medicine is enabling a shift away from reactive treatment to a model of the future.

Novartis appoints first Chief Digital Officer

eHealth Week, patient data

Pharmaceutical research goes big data

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3D vision - the new age of pharma?

Integrated care

‘Letting technology do the heavy lifting’

medical pills

UK's Accelerated Access Review: Does it go far enough?

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