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The Henry Wallman award winners 2019
19 December 2019
Yesterday, MedTech West had the great honor to facilitate the prize ceremony for the Henry Wallman Award, and these are the three winners; Rickard Brånemark, Kerstin Hagberg and Max J. Ortiz Catalán. The Henry Wallman prize is an innovation prize in medical technology awarded annually to researchers or graduate students who, in close collaboration between expertise in technology and health care, successfully have transferred new knowledge from academia to practical medical care.
A rolling research lab for mobile health care
6 December 2019
An ambulance with full IT equipment serves as a rolling test bed, where ambulance care, research and industry meet to develop and jointly try out technology and simulate work processes. Tools such as video conferencing and digital decision support enable mobile and efficient emergency care.
AI in Future Prehospital Care
22 November 2019
The collaborative conference 'AI in Prehospital Care' spread knowledge of how artificial intelligence can be used within prehospital medical care. Bengt Arne Sjöqvist and Hanna Maurin Söderholm from PICTA talked, among other things, about how accuracy can be improved in the pre-hospital assessment of sepsis patients with the help of AI.
Tests with medical data at the Data Factory accelerate research within Scapis
6 November 2019
A unique research study within medical image analysis of coronary/cardiac computed tomography angiography images from the Scapis study has been tested this autumn at AI Innovation of Sweden's Data Factory. By using the infrastructure that the Data Factory offers, it has been possible to dramatically increase efficiency in the research work.
New project enables improved traffic safety
4 November 2019
Now the PICTA project TEAPaN has been granted financing for the next two years. The collaborative partners want to contribute to more efficient use of society's limited resources with respect to traffic accidents, increased precision in deployment and reduced occurrence of deaths and injuries.
Video support in mobile health care is highlighted at Lindholmen Software Development Day
1 July 2019
Meet one of the speakers at Lindholmen Software Development day - Hanna Maurin Söderholm, from Prehospital ICT Arena at Lindholmen Science Park and Prehospen at the University of Borås. On Lindholmen Software Development day, you can hear her talk about the clinical implementation of video in mobile healthcare.
Ambulance demonstrations during Vitalis
27 June 2019
Scandinavia's leading eHealth meeting Vitalis was held at the Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre in Gothenburg. PICTA had a test ambulance on site where video support for more efficient stroke care was demonstrated. Many visitors appreciated seeing what eHealth means in the real world.
AI will provide greater certainty in emergency care
24 June 2019
The consumption of healthcare increases in step with ageing of the population. The aim of an exciting three-year project at the University of Borås is to make healthcare more equal and precise through development of artificial intelligence in...
The winners of the Henry Wallman prize in medical technology
14 June 2019
For the second year, the Foundation for Bio-Medical Engineering (Stiftelsen Medicin och Teknik), with the aim to increase the utilization of bio-medical engineering research, will be handing over the Henry Wallman prize to a researcher or a research team.
ViPHS Project Introduces Clinical Testing
26 February 2019
The ViPHS project for video support in the pre-hospital stroke chain introduced its first clinical tests during week 8. The objective of the project is to establish a basis for a potential regional widespread introduction and a national model for how important support in the healthcare process can be shaped.
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ICT in ambulances
News report about new ICT project
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