New tech to spot sepsis saves hundreds of lives -

New tech to spot sepsis saves hundreds of lives

New tech to spot sepsis saves hundreds of lives. The better use of digital technology has saved hundreds of people from sepsis in hospitals. Across the country there has been a large effort to eradicate sepsis by implementing a one hour diagnosis and treatment for the condition. This new “alert and action” technology uses algorithms[…]

Digital tools prevent hundreds of sepsis deaths across three hospitals

Digital tools prevent hundreds of sepsis deaths across three hospitals

Digital tools prevent hundreds of sepsis deaths across three hospitals. Three hospitals have reduced sepsis deaths and increased screening for the deadly condition using digital “alert and action” solutions. Cambridge University Hospitals, Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust and Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital have each seen a reduction in mortality rates using algorithms to[…]

Mobile app helps increase detection rate of acute kidney injury - The Mandatory Training Group UK -

Mobile app helps increase detection rate of acute kidney injury

Mobile app helps increase detection rate of acute kidney injury. Detection of one of the biggest killers in the NHS has been cut from hours to minutes at the Royal Free Hospital in London thanks to the introduction of a new mobile app. That is one of the key findings of an evaluation of Streams[…]