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Study finds hospital tablet computers cut nurse time by up to 30%

Thursday 16th February 2017

The System for Electronic Notification and Documentation (SEND) was developed by the University of Oxford for recording patient vital signs.

A study of three wards at the Churchill and Horton hospitals found the typical time to record the vital signs on a paper chart – traditionally hung at the end of beds – was 215 seconds, or three minutes and 35 seconds. The typical time to record to input the vital signs into SEND was 150...

Thu, 16 Feb 2017
A key finding of the audit include 50% of UK hospitals do not meet the minimum criteria to implant complex cardiac rhythm devices
Mon, 13 Feb 2017
Treatments for cancer, cholesterol and chronic migraines among medicines accepted for routine use by NHS Scotland.
Thu, 9 Feb 2017
Based on Philips’ Minicare I-20 handheld diagnostics platform, the Minicare HNL assay is recognised for its potential to provide physicians with 10-minute confirmation of bacterial infection, helping to ensure that antibiotics are only prescribed to patients who need them
Thu, 2 Feb 2017
Sobi receives the approval following the results of a clinical trial comparing a four week once daily and four week twice daily regimens.
Thu, 2 Feb 2017
ePAQ-PO preoperative assessment questionnaire developed by clinicians at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust wins award
Wed, 18 Jan 2017
Sheffield Teaching Hospital is to share its expertise from its Gestational Trophoblastic Service with other European centres as part of EURACAN
Wed, 18 Jan 2017
Boehringer Ingelheim's adalimumab biosimilar candidate to Humira® has been accepted for regulatory review by the EMA and FDA