At first, the two don’t seem like the most likely of partners, but Artificial Intelligence is currently being used to take emergency service calls in Denmark, helping to identify if Cardiac Arrest is present in the caller.
With the help of 3D printing, combined with other more traditional methods of examination, Doctors at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit are conquering difficult operations that were once prone to postoperative complications.
Have you ever imagined what the future of heart imaging might look like? Did you ever think it would look a little like the image above? Well, it looks pretty amazing to us and it sounds as though the future of imaging might very well be upon us.
The ethical and regulatory issues surrounding the printing of 3D human organs has been the topic of conversation in Israel recently - and it’s an intriguing conversation to be following. What’s your stance?
Stand-up desks have taken off recently as part of a new trend to promote healthy living and prevent workers from sitting for an entire work shift. However, it is now believed that predominantly standing all day can in fact have a detrimental effect on people’s health.
Know the facts: Heart problems are no longer an issue exclusively associated with old age, but increasingly young and middle-aged individuals - especially with current numbers of obesity, type II diabetes, hypertension and other risk factors becoming more prevalent at a younger age than ever before.
As a response to the soaring numbers of individuals that suffer from addiction to prescription medication, one clinical trial is trying to alleviate the need for drugs such as fentanyl for back pain in particular.
The study revealed that, after non-large-artery stroke, three 10-day Holter-electrocardiograms (ECGs) increased the detection rate of atrial fibrillation by 9% compared with standard care involving only one 24 hour Holter-ECG.
Gluten is a natural protein found in wheat, rye, and barley, and in recent years many people have cut the substance out of their diet, leading researchers to question the long-term effects of such behaviour.
The Westpac Little Ripper Lifesaver drone is currently in the process of unveiling a new computer algorithm, which is set to significantly improve the ability of the device to spot sharks in the water.