NOT LONG NOW! eyeforpharma Barcelona 2020. Take a look at the agenda! BONUS Q&A re: patient centricity with Paul Simms

The more I think about it, the fact that data sits in silos and is in different formats is the thing that is preventing true patient centricity, because it’s what stops you determining whether intervention X actually created result Y within the population, and hence reward the right kind of behaviour.’

PAUL SIMMS, CHAIRMAN EYEFORPHARMA… Read More NOT LONG NOW! eyeforpharma Barcelona 2020. Take a look at the agenda! BONUS Q&A re: patient centricity with Paul Simms

Bursitis and Osteoarthritis Similarities and Differences | News Medical | By Tim Boughton, M.Sc.

Knowing the differences between conditions that share so many symptom similarities makes it easier to understand the condition that you have, and also means you can work with your health care providers to create the most suitable management plan for you to cope living with it.… Read More Bursitis and Osteoarthritis Similarities and Differences | News Medical | By Tim Boughton, M.Sc.

The Digitome: a platform for enabling rapid decentralization, personalization and recruitment for clinical trials | eyeforpharma

“Today, medicines work well in only a fraction of a target patient population. Not only is this a disservice to hundreds of thousands of patients, it is also a huge contributing factor to the poor performance and failure of many clinical trials.”… Read More The Digitome: a platform for enabling rapid decentralization, personalization and recruitment for clinical trials | eyeforpharma

Patients & Caregivers | American College of Rheumatology | Find information you need about rheumatic diseases & conditions.

Working in tandem with the Health Care Professionals is not easy for many patients, so it is important for the person that you care for to make their healthcare team aware that ‘you’ are their personal care-provider and support system.… Read More Patients & Caregivers | American College of Rheumatology | Find information you need about rheumatic diseases & conditions.

Fibroflutters #SocialMedia #healthadvocacy and #allstakeholder approach to #healthcare, across the globe – Peeking at the statistics!

The burning question now 14 months on from that is how are FibroFlutters representing and engaging with ‘all-stakeholders’ themselves. After all it really would be rude of us to demand the industry to respect such a notion and for us not to return the favour and do it ourselves. … Read More Fibroflutters #SocialMedia #healthadvocacy and #allstakeholder approach to #healthcare, across the globe – Peeking at the statistics!

NOT LONG NOW! RCGP’s 7th Health and Justice Summit: Journeys Through Justice – Leadership and Transformation (sponsored)(updated)

The main title will be ‘Journeys Through Justice – Leadership and Transformation’ – focusing on a range of themes including Women in prison, Transgender pathways, Children’s services, Learning disability and difficulty and Trauma-informed care… Read More NOT LONG NOW! RCGP’s 7th Health and Justice Summit: Journeys Through Justice – Leadership and Transformation (sponsored)(updated)

For a healthier heart read NHLBI Deliciously Healthy Eating Recipes

DASH is a heart healthy approach that has been scientifically proven to lower blood pressure and have other health benefits. With this flexible and balanced eating plan, you can enjoy plenty of fruits and vegetables, fish, poultry, lean meats, beans, nuts, whole grains and low-fat dairy. There are no special foods or hard-to-follow recipes required.… Read More For a healthier heart read NHLBI Deliciously Healthy Eating Recipes

New edition of Airing Pain | Pain Concern | 2 July 2019

Programme 115: Neuropathic Pain 1 of 2: Targeted Pain Management Programmes Exploring neuropathic pain and the various ways it can be managed. Airing Pain & Pain Concern work to improve the lives of people living with pain and those who care for them. Their goals: Produce information, Provide support and Raise awareness Trailor You can… Read More New edition of Airing Pain | Pain Concern | 2 July 2019

I’ve been nominated for ‘The Chronically Hopeful Award’ created by Pamela Jessen from There is Always Hope

It’s great to be recognised with ‘The Chronically Hopeful Award’ which Pamela Jensen from There is Always Hope has created, by Barbara McLullich from ‘BACKPAINBLOGUK’ who is a fellow blogger, advocate, and chronic friend.… Read More I’ve been nominated for ‘The Chronically Hopeful Award’ created by Pamela Jessen from There is Always Hope

Get to know about AI in Medicine with ‘AI Med’

Who are AI Med? AI Med are a clinician led community exploring how AI can be used in Medicine and was founded in 2014 by Dr Anthony Chang. Founder AIMed Chang is Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer, Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC) Chang is a practising paediatric cardiologist, CIIO at CHOC children’s and world-renowned expert on artificial… Read More Get to know about AI in Medicine with ‘AI Med’

Focusing on Nature for New Sources of Analgesic Compounds | Craig Hopp, PhD | NCCIH |  July 1 2019

NCCIH co-sponsored a recent workshop that united two of its research priorities: natural products and pain. Excerpt: “On February 6, we cosponsored a 1-day workshop at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) on “Natural Products and Pain: The Search for Novel Nonopioid Analgesics” with the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke and the National Center for… Read More Focusing on Nature for New Sources of Analgesic Compounds | Craig Hopp, PhD | NCCIH |  July 1 2019

#chronicillnessVOICE SPECIAL EDITION | Why is ‘AI’ so important to the medical healthcare industry? Incl. LIVE STREAM links #AIinmedicine – AIMed

In 2013 Chang initiated a series of meetings that examined the benefits, and limitations, of AI ‘for’ medicine. “These meetings, called AI in Medicine (AIMed), have been successful since then in creating a ‘friendly’ and ‘collaborative’ gathering of minds as well as an ‘intellectually stimulating’ opportunity to learn about AI in medicine and healthcare.… Read More #chronicillnessVOICE SPECIAL EDITION | Why is ‘AI’ so important to the medical healthcare industry? Incl. LIVE STREAM links #AIinmedicine – AIMed