TITLE

Medical Breakthroughs

AUTHOR(S)
SHAW, GIENNA
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
HealthLeaders Magazine;Mar2010, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
48378877

 

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