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08.26.15
Light-based data transmission can replace wires in hospitals
08.26.15

Light-based data transmission can replace wires in hospitals

A team of South Korean researchers want to replace wires in hospitals with LiFi to transmit EEG data and more

By M. Moon,   08.26.15
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07.31.15
FDA tells hospitals to ditch IV pumps that can be hacked remotely
07.31.15

FDA tells hospitals to ditch IV pumps that can be hacked remotely

According to the FDA, if hospital network security isn't up to date or these old devices are in use, hackers could do more than just steal patient info -- they could remotely control a "smart" IV infusion pump and hurt patients.

By J. Conditt,   07.31.15
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07.13.15
Researchers battle a deadly lung problem with meds, computer models
07.13.15

Researchers battle a deadly lung problem with meds, computer models

It doesn't take a whole lot to stop the tiny air sacs in your lungs from doing their jobs -- traum...

By C. Velazco,   07.13.15
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07.09.15
Antimicrobial silver coatings could be hindering your chemo
07.09.15

Antimicrobial silver coatings could be hindering your chemo

Hospitals around the world use a silver coating on their chemotherapy equipment, such as IV cathet...

By A. Tarantola,   07.09.15
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06.02.15
Chlorine leak injures five at Apple data center
06.02.15

Chlorine leak injures five at Apple data center

It hasn't been the best week for Apple. After a small fire broke out at its Arizona facility, it's...

By N. Summers,   06.02.15
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02.05.15
Reuters: more than half of top US hospitals are trialling Apple HealthKit
02.05.15

Reuters: more than half of top US hospitals are trialling Apple HealthKit

When Apple announced HealthKit, one of the more interesting features was the ability for Doctors t...

By J. Trew,   02.05.15
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01.15.15
Patient 3D prints his own kidney to guide surgeons
01.15.15

Patient 3D prints his own kidney to guide surgeons

Despite having millions of dollars of imaging technology at their disposal, surgeons often have to...

By M. Brian,   01.15.15
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05.10.14
Health care outlets pay $4.8 million after 6,800 patient records leak on the web
05.10.14

Health care outlets pay $4.8 million after 6,800 patient records leak on the web

Want to know why health care institutions can be antsy about making their patient data available o...

By J. Fingas,   05.10.14
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06.04.13
Physicians who use mobile apps prefer iPhones and iPads
06.04.13

Physicians who use mobile apps prefer iPhones and iPads

A recent survey conducted by Black Book Rankings reveals that physicians are increasingly relying...

By Y. Heisler,   06.04.13
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