Two eLearning modules, produced by the digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Scotland, are helping those whose job is to support children with exceptional healthcare needs.
When NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) and Photonet, the National Managed Clinical Network for Phototherapy in Scotland, wanted to re-design an interactive resource to develop the range of knowledge, skills and behaviours which promote safe and effective work with patients in Phototherapy settings, they turned to the digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Scotland.
“With … support from these online learning materials, Scotland’s healthcare could be well placed to meet its current and future challenges efficiently and cost-effectively.”
Nerve matters: Scientific Study Identifies Ion Channel Components As Critical Regulators Of Neuronal Connections
In a ten-year project, a team from the Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences has identified a previously unknown role of calcium channels in the formation of synaptic connections. Krems (Austria), 30th March 2021 – Components of calcium channels play a decisive role in synapse formation. This is the surprising conclusion of a study comprising more […]
In order to make it possible to attend school safely despite the coronavirus pandemic, the German medical technology firm nal von minden has developed a rapid test: The ‘dedicio® COVID-19 Antigen plus Test’ is easy to use and delivers reliable results in just 15 minutes. The new rapid test is already available. “The new rapid […]
The New Power of the Pharmaceutical Industry: Covid-19 Vaccines and the Social Responsibility of Pharmaceutical Companies
“Pricing and distribution of Covid-19 vaccines can intensify global and social inequality,” argues business ethicist based in Austria in a recent publication. Vienna, November 5th, 2020 – The initial scarcity of effective vaccines against Covid-19 entails an enormous social responsibility to the producing pharmaceutical companies. If the pricing and distribution of this scarce health resource […]
Turning away from â€œlow-valueâ€ (waste, overuse) towards â€œhigh-valueâ€ health care is critical for the sustainability of solidarity-based healthcare systems. The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Health Technology Assessment is represented on the European Expert Panel. Vienna, 11. July 2019 â€“ On behalf of the European Commission, international health experts are now making a series of recommendations […]
Physician from Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences plays a part in global consensus-building process Krems (Austria), 6 November 2018 â€“ A transcontinental agreement was recently reached on the definition and diagnosis of a particular form of high blood pressure. Until now, it was difficult to outline a generally accepted set of symptoms â€“ and […]
AFFiRiS Announces Results of a Phase I Clinical Study Using AFFITOPEsÂ® PD01A and PD03A, Confirming Safety and Tolerability for Both Compounds as well as Immunogenicity for PD01A in Early MSA patients AFFITOPEsÂ® PD01A and PD03A Safe and Well Tolerated: Primary Endpoint of Phase I Study Met Immune Response against AFFITOPEÂ® PD01A and Alpha-Synuclein Seen in […]
vWIN foundation gets active on the socials, in order to promote the importance of public venous awareness.
vWIN (Venous World Inter-university Network) foundation, created by the three university vein specialists Sergio Gianesini, Oscar Bottini and Willy Chi, has just put online the brand new website www.vwinfoundation.com and is now present also on facebook. Even just the facebook page has more than 350 contacts, after only few days. Thanks to the easiness of […]