Improving healthcare provision through the development and implementation of new digital technologies by Prof Theodoros N. Arvanitis
The potential for digitisation of healthcare reaches into many, if not the majority, of healthcare services and pathways, from shifts in treatment and care methodologies and the improved management of healthcare data at scale to improve understanding of patient conditions and needs, to the use of digital technologies to allow patients themselves to play a more active and participative role in the management of their conditions. Read more
Why the world needs Digital Healthcare Scientists now more than ever
Dr Mohannad Alajlani, Senior Teaching Fellow – Digital Healthcare Science at WMG, University of Warwick reflects on the emergence of a new healthcare role that embraces widespread shifts to digital technology.
Implementing a national database to improve clinical care and reduce the risk of miscarriages for women
In celebration of International Women’s Day, Professor Theo Arvanitis, Chair in Digital Health Innovation and Director of the Institute of Digital Healthcare – WMG, University of Warwick discusses how an innovative clinical informatics programme on miscarriage research is aiming to transform lives.
Skilling Healthcare Professionals in a Constantly Evolving Landscape
The only constant in healthcare is change and uncertainty – and this couldn’t be more apparent than in the emergence of SARS-cov-2. Dr Sudi Lahiri. Senior Teaching Fellow & Course Leader for MSc Healthcare Operational Management, discusses the need for a new breed of professionals who can envision the strategies necessary to deliver high quality care within an ever-changing health service environment, especially
Practical considerations for micro/nanotechnology enabled biosensors
The field of biosensors, driven among others by recent advances in micro and nanotechnologies, has seen the development of ultra-sensitive sensors. The progress has been such that the limit of detection of many micro/nano-sensors is low enough for the early diagnosis of a range of diseases...
by Jerome Charmet, Assistant Professor in Biomedical Engineering.
Working with SMEs to help them develop and test their products and applications through academic rigour and co-design principles
by Neil Bryant, IDH Business Development Manager
The Institute of Digital Healthcare (IDH) is working with small-medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to bring their innovations in healthcare technology to the marketplace...
An App to Support Rehabilitation for Patients undergoing Lung Surgery
by Chris Golby
The Institute of Digital healthcare (IDH) is currently working on a project with the health Foundation and Heart of England Foundation Trust...
Non-invasive characterisation of childhood tumours
Cancer is a leading cause of mortality in children, with the latest available statistics in the UK showing that...