Month: December 2016

Software helps save lives by alerting doctors to crisis

Ten years ago, critical care doctor Alison Fox-Robichaud would hear "Code Blue" on the public speakers in Hamilton General Hospital's intensive care unit every day. She says the announcement, which signals that a patient has lost vital signs or is crashing toward death, made her wonder, "What went wrong; what did we miss?" Read On Source CBC News
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Top 25 Eye Care Innovations

Electronic health/medical records (EHRs/EMRs) have been around since the late 1960s, although the initial few decades following their introduction saw little momentum as the world was only catching on to the promise of computer technology. Survey carried out by subscribers of Ophthalmology Times No 15 in the top 25 innovatiions
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