Medical Breakthroughs

March 2010
HealthLeaders Magazine;Mar2010, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p16
The article discusses the devices, treatments, and procedures that will improve the healthcare industry. It states that the use of smart technologies and medical advances will improve clinical outcomes, cut costs, and enhance the image of the institution. It presents the smart surgical suite of the Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire, Wisconsin which included a navigational device for the brain, four plasma screens, and an intraoperative magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). It discusses that healthcare leaders must invest in technology to stay in business. INSET: Gadgets Galore.


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