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Dissipative regulation - new approaches to understanding the regulatory mechanisms in the human body

Posted by CME Swiss on Jun 23, 2020 10:37:56 AM
The functioning of a living body, maintaining the dynamic stability of its homeostasis, is provided by regulatory systems. Traditionally, such systems include the nervous and humoral systems of regulation. The third regulatory system of the body, which provides communication in the body, distance interactions according to the "informational" principle, is not considered.
For this reason, the understanding of the law of nature – “substance-energy-information”, uniting the foundations of any matter, is very limited in biology. Therefore, the rules and postulates of Synergetics, as a science of the self-organization of matter, in the understanding of modern scientists are far from real processes occurring in matter "here and now." This article
provides a summary of the basic rules and principles of the interaction of Matter, Energy and Information, which is the basis of the third regulation mechanism in the human body.
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Topics: Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech

Important Announcement: Intelligent Health AI is moving online

Posted by Intelligent Health on Jun 17, 2020 5:21:46 PM

The InspiredMinds approach to COVID-19 is with empathy, kindness and collaboration with our community – without borders.

 

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Topics: AI, Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, COVID-19, Online Summit

How Technology Has Inspired Intelligent Healthcare

Posted by Phee Waterfield on Jun 5, 2020 12:16:05 PM
As a journalist, I find myself in a strange time — I should be attending conferences in places across the world as this is normally event season. However, due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, some of the biggest events have been cancelled.
 
However, I had the opportunity to attend a conference online — Intelligent Health Inspired. Unlike the usual webinars I’ve been on, this was set-up like a cross between the buzz of a cinematic ted talk with the professionalism of a business conference, just without the crowds and queues. Something I could get used to.
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Topics: Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

Webinar: The role of AI in assisting LMICs in the fight against COVID-19

Posted by Intelligent Health on Jun 2, 2020 11:29:02 AM

Join Intelligent Health on Wednesday 3rd June at 1pm BST as we reveal the 5th episode of our Going Viral webinar series. Key experts will share insights on the priority health needs, where AI-driven solutions can assist low and middle-income countries in the fight against COVID-19.

 

Coronavirus Disease 2019 has spread rapidly around the world with devastating consequences on patients, healthcare workers, health systems, and economies. Those who live and work in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) held their collective breath as the single red dot on the world map morphed into red dots in almost every country in the world.

 

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Topics: AI, Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

How patients are adapting to technology driven healthcare

Posted by Intelligent Health on May 22, 2020 2:58:26 PM

The past 12 weeks have seen a rapid increase in discussions around how patients are adapting to technology driven healthcare. The up-scaling and accelerated adoption of new technologies has been a challenge for global clinicians, but how do patients feel? And of course HOW can we predict and prevent future viruses and pandemics?

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Topics: AI, Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech

The ethics around AI and patient data

Posted by Intelligent Health on May 22, 2020 2:49:39 PM

The issue of ethics around AI and patient data isn’t new, but COVID-19 has even more voices asking the same questions – is this technology ethical? Am I using the right levels of consent? What is the impact and potential harm of capturing, processing and storing this information?

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Topics: AI, Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech

Smart Tech Investments Can Stop the Next Pandemic and Strengthen Global Health

Posted by The Novartis Foundation on May 19, 2020 10:19:44 AM
By Dr. Ann Aerts, head of the Novartis Foundation, which focuses on how data, digital and AI can transform global health.
 
As the COVID-19 crisis unfolds, the unsteady response can be boiled down to one explanation: We weren’t prepared. 
 
News reports show that even countries with the strongest health care systems have been short of health care workers, hospital space and personal protective equipment for medical staff. And without coordinated systems for managing equipment, hospital resources and operations, national leaders have been forced to make decisions on the fly and learn from the mistakes of other countries.
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Topics: Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

Interview on COVID-19 with Novartis and Microsoft Research

Posted by Intelligent Health on May 13, 2020 12:49:42 PM

On Monday 25th May from 11am – 12pm BST Intelligent Health Inspired will be hosting an exclusive and candid interview with key experts in the field, on COVID-19: Current landscape, use of technology, obstacles and the future.

 

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Topics: AI, Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech

The AI and healthcare community join forces in direct response to clinicians demands to be heard

Posted by Intelligent Health AI on May 6, 2020 10:05:34 AM
The most powerful names in AI and the global health community will join forces online for Intelligent Health Inspired (25-27 May 2020).
 
At a time when collaboration globally is more important than ever; innovation must continue and healthcare and technology professionals must join forces to fight the biggest disruptor the world has faced in a generation, COVID-19.
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Topics: Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech, COVID-19

Meet the superheroes working to save lives beyond the current pandemic

Posted by Intelligent Health on May 4, 2020 12:11:57 PM

“How very little can be done under the spirit of fear” – Florence Nightingale

 
In the midst of this pandemic the fate of humanity isn’t resting on the shoulders of superheroes, it is resting on us all - the medical, academic and technology leaders, every one of us as an “Inspired Citizen”.
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Topics: AI, Medicine, Digital Health, HealthTech, MedTech