Monthly Archives: May 2008

St. Jude, Microsoft partner to integrate implantable device data into PHRs

It is exciting times to be working in Microsoft Health Solutions Group, the software giant is speeding up the development of Healthcare Informatics. “St. Jude Medical has formed a partnership with the Microsoft Health Solutions Group to research the integration … Continue reading

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I, Doctor, er, Robot

Now this is a funny post (at least I think its funny). I wrote an article on TeleSurgeryĀ back in 2006 and it touch covered a fair bit on Robotic Surgery (well, that’s an important component of TeleSurgery) and this particular … Continue reading

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White spaces could affect medical telemetry devices

I’m kinda stuck working on my MSc paper but felt that this is an important article, especially for Biomedical Engineers so I’ll just re-post this article from healthimaging.com; “Next year, when cable converts to a digital signal, wireless frequencies called … Continue reading

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Cell phone technology set to deliver diagnostic imaging

No, I’m not referring to the IPhone. According to the study published on-line April 30 in Public Library of Science ONE, “Researchers from Jerusalemā€™s Hebrew University Research Center in bioengineering at the Benin School of Computer Science and Engineering and … Continue reading

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Philips, BrainLAB team for intra-operative angiography, IGS technologies

Personally,Ā I think both Philips Healthcare and and BrainLAB are great companies as they have some really nifty products that are in a class of its own; and I am quite glad that they are collaborating on the integration of intra-operative … Continue reading

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Healthcare IT plays key role in curing diseases, researchers say

Ok, this theme has been covered quite a few times by me but it never cease to provide me with motivation and inspiration blogging about it. “Healthcare IT plays key role in curing diseases, researchers say” – so say the … Continue reading

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Innovation outsourcing proposal could change pace of informatics progress

Now this is a good article (well, the message in the article is good). I’m not going to repost the entire story because I think it would be better to read this entire article on its whole but I’d give … Continue reading

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