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IT Systems in healthcare going from jam to butter

Use of IT systems today varies across specialities with some more open to and active users of systems and data to inform decision-making, others more reticent. Just because systems are available does not mean they are consistently by all clinicians or used well. Current IT systems are mostly labour-intensive, clunky and disconnected, underwhelming examples of…

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Roundtable on AI Medicine and Blockchain Technology

When the vaccine scandal broke out in China this summer, citizens resorted to blockchain technology in the spreading of related news, to escape the central government’s censorship. It’s ironic as President Xi Jingping had endorsed the same technology at the annual conference of Chinese Academy of Sciences in May, for its breakthrough in several areas…