Breaking the ice: A glance at therapeutic hypothermia

Dr. Anne Bagenholm rescue

Zaitoon By Dr. Butool Hisam Breaking the Ice: A Glance at Therapeutic Hypothermia Dr. Anne Bagenholm rescue: Image copied from CNN Article. https://edition.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/10/12/cheating.death.bagenholm/ 20 May 1999 was the chosen date for a number of people and fate itself. For Dr. Anne Bagenholm, a surgical assistant at the Narvik Hospital, Norway, it was the day she […]

Javaid Iqbal discusses the role of machine learning in healthcare

Javaid Iqbal discusses the role of machine learning in healthcare

The i-value By Javaid Iqbal Role of Machine Learning in Healthcare Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning have emerged as one of the most important technologies of Industrial Revolution 4.0. The use of AI and ML will transform and disrupt healthcare as large quantities of data will be transformed into insights for improving the diagnosis of […]

Edition 8 – Beyond Adjustments for Socioeconomic Status in Hospital Readmissions Penalties

Edition 8 – Beyond Adjustments for Socioeconomic Status in Hospital Readmissions Penalties

Beyond Adjustments for Socioeconomic Status in Hospital Readmissions Penalties By Dr. Joshua M. Liao, MD, MSc, FACP​ and Dr. Krisda Chaiyachati, MD, MPH, MSHP​ Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Citation Liao J, Chaiyachati K. Beyond adjustments for socioeconomic status in hospital readmissions penalties. Harvard Public Health Review. 2016;8. Beyond […]

Stuti Chakraborty discusses the insidious onset of stroke: can your job kill?

Stroke Reimagined By Stuti Chakraborty Insidious Onset of Cerebrovascular Disease: Is your job killing you? Recent Developments On 17th May 2021 the World Health Organisation (WHO) and International Labour Organisation (ILO) published the Joint Estimates of the Work-related Burden of Disease and Injury, of ischemic heart disease and stroke, attributable to long working hours from […]

Edition 30 – The COVID-19 Pandemic and Addressing Homelessness in Healthcare

Edition 30 - The COVID-19 Pandemic and Addressing Homelessness in Healthcare

The COVID-19 Pandemic and Addressing Homelessness in Healthcare By Daniel Park, Pranay Bonagiri, Nicole Lee Citation Park D, Bonagiri P, Lee N. The COVID-19 pandemic and addressing homelessness in healthcare ​. Harvard Public Health Review. 2021; 30. The COVID-19 Pandemic and Addressing Homelessness in Healthcare ​ Introduction According to the United States Department of Housing […]

Javaid Iqbal discusses how vaccine apartheid hurts global health

Javaid Iqbal discusses “How Vaccine Apartheid Hurts Global Health”

The i-value By Javaid Iqbal How Vaccine Apartheid Hurts Global Health The U.S. has vaccinated more than 50% of the population, while Sub-Saharan Africa has only administered eight doses per 1,000 people. Numerous developing countries have criticized the distribution of the Covid-19 vaccine as “vaccine apartheid.” Rich countries have brought more vaccines than they need. The European Union could vaccinate its citizens […]

Dr. Butool Hisam discusses how misinformation is a global health crisis

Zaitoon By Dr. Butool Hisam Misinformation is a Global Health Crisis There is a Mosque named after Allama Iqbal, the ‘Poet of the East’, inside the Aligarh Muslim University in India. A road runs through with the Mosque on one side and a graveyard on the other.   On 13th May 2021, this relatively quiet […]