Top 10 Trends in Healthcare 2018

January 15, 2018 at 2:06 PM 0 comments

James Coker Reporter, European Medical Journal [email protected] @EMJJamesCoker There is no doubt that 2017 was a year filled with fantastic advancements in research and innovations in healthcare, with individuals, private companies, and renowned healthcare institutions and organisations alike driving change and solutions that have and will improve the lives ofRead More

Jumping into January

Jumping into January

January 12, 2018 at 2:55 PM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim  At the beginning of 2018, millions of people around the world resolved to change themselves for the better as soon as the clock struck midnight on the 31st December 2017, and so we feel it would be wrong if we didn’tRead More

Delivering Healthcare to Modern Conflict Zones

January 8, 2018 at 3:24 PM 0 comments

James Coker Reporter, European Medical Journal [email protected] @EMJJamesCoker THE NATURE of recent conflicts around the world has brought about new challenges for the provision of healthcare. Of course, warfare has always created difficulties in providing sufficient treatment to civilians, with health services generally unable to operate as normal to putRead More

An Interview with Victoria Thomas, Head of Public Involvement at NICE

January 3, 2018 at 8:06 AM 0 comments

James Coker Reporter, European Medical Journal [email protected] @EMJJamesCoker The European Medical Journal caught up with Ms Victoria Thomas, who is Head of Public Involvement at the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), at The Economist’s War on Cancer event held in London, UK on 21st November 2017. TheRead More

Deck the Halls This December (Fa La La La La, La La La La)

Deck the Halls This December (Fa La La La La, La La La La)

December 20, 2017 at 1:52 PM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim  Picture this: It’s December. The EMJ offices are awash with chocolates and festive treats. We have yet to reach Christmas Day, but ‘tis the season of overeating, and we are already stuffed with goodies and surrounded by towering piles of brightlyRead More

How to Help Empower Cancer Patients

December 19, 2017 at 9:04 AM 0 comments

James Coker Senior Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal [email protected] @EMJJamesCoker One of the themes that ran through the recent ‘War on Cancer’ event, organised by The Economist, conducted on 21st November, was problems in communication that frequently occur in the healthcare service, with a particular emphasis on the NHS inRead More

An Interview with Catherine Priestley from Breast Cancer Care: A Special Focus on Metastatic Breast Cancer

December 6, 2017 at 12:28 PM 0 comments

James Coker Senior Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal [email protected] @EMJJamesCoker On Thursday 9th November, the EMJ sat down with Ms Catherine Priestley, a clinical nurse specialist at the UK charity, Breast Cancer Care. With the annual Breast Cancer Awareness Month having concluded in October, and Secondary Breast Cancer Awareness DayRead More

Want to Defeat Diabetes? Take Care of Women!

Want to Defeat Diabetes? Take Care of Women!

November 30, 2017 at 1:26 PM 0 comments

Dr Muthuswamy Balasubramanyam Dean of Research Studies and Senior Scientist, Madras Diabetes Research Foundation, Chennai, India [email protected]  A Message for World Diabetes Day The recently released Eighth Edition of the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Atlas reported that 425 million adults worldwide have been diagnosed with diabetes; India alone is home toRead More

An Interview with Dr Harry Antoniades at The Liver Day: New Perspectives in Clinical Hepatology 2017

November 30, 2017 at 11:13 AM 0 comments

James Coker Senior Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal [email protected] @EMJJamesCoker During the event ‘The liver day: New perspectives in clinical hepatology 2017’ on Wednesday 8th November 2017, organised by the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM), the EMJ caught up with one of the presenters, Dr Harry Antoniades, a Reader inRead More

Potential

November 30, 2017 at 9:32 AM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim  Way back at the beginning of the year, when I was asked to create content and a schedule for the Future Leaders blog posts, I decided that I would write a post based on course progression. Yet, having sat down toRead More