News items related to the Radboud Institute for Health Sciences.
Save the date for Radboud New Frontiers 2018: Betere zorg, netwerkzorg?17 January 2018
After standard care, standardized care, and personalized care, network care will be care 4.0. But how exactly do you do that? Should we create new structures for it or is it just a matter of trust and ability to step back?
Save the date for Radboud New Frontiers 2018: Big data, better healthcare?17 January 2018
How is big data influencing healthcare and healthcare research? How will it help us and what are the limitations? The first day of the 12th edition of the Radboud New Frontiers symposium, on 1 November 2018, will give you all the answers (and raises new questions).
Shorter treatment with blood thinners with new bioactive stent30 November 2017
The results show that after implantation of this stent, treatment duration of three months is not worse than the usual twelve months, says Harry Suryapranata, principal investigator of the study and professor of cardiology.
Women are more sensitive to pain than men30 November 2017
Their pain sensitivity can be reduced by watching a painfull movie. Together with the television program “de kennis van nu”, Monique Steegers and Esmeralda Blaney Davidson have performed an online study on pain sensitivity in the dutch population.
Transmural care to improve participation in sick children23 November 2017
Together with the Amalia Children’s hospital and “Stichting Kind en Ziekenhuis”, Chris Verhaak (Medical Psychology, theme Mitochondrial diseases) received a grant of 450.000 euro grant from “Zorginstituut Nederland” for the project TRANSIT.
Radboudumc’s Primary healthcare one of the best in the world! ‘Generalism is our speciality’17 August 2017
Listed second best after Oxford in the international ranking for Primary Health Care as compiled by the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR). An exceptional position for a Dutch department.