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Home-centric Hospital

We have seen over the last 70 years a progressive squeezing of size and decreasing of price of high tech systems to the point that it has become feasible the shift from centralisation to decentralisation. When I started working, “the computer” was a big, costly, machine that could only be …

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Planning for the New World – VI

Restoring the Health of the Environment That this insignificant species called Home Sapiens Sapiens is having an impact on the planet is no longer debatable: every hour humankind is destroying 18 million square meters of forest with agriculture being the leading cause; 750 billion tons of CO2 are exchanged by …

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Lights and Shadows… let’s wrap it up – I

It is obviously too early to draw conclusion on the long term impact of the pandemic, however some trends are starting to emerge: Acceleration of the Digital Transformation — and slow down The pandemic, as I pointed out in the previous posts, has accelerated the execution of the Digital Transformation …

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Telemedicine for real

It is probably 40 years that I a hearing about Telemedicine and I have been ’round the world to demonstrate and see telemedicine applications. The pervasiveness of telecommunications infrastructures and the emergence of affordable and portable technology for local sensing and diagnostics coupled with a growing capability of Artificial Intelligence …

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Digital Healthcare

The disparity in the world healthcare among Countries is huge, as shown in the World Bank data, and, unfortunately, it is no April fools. Bet869ween the Gambia 20$ and the US 9869$ per person per year there is a factor of 493! Now, one might observe that the value of …

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Personal Digital Twins role in Epidemics control – X

What has been described is a technology possibility based on the concept of PDT, that in the near future, within this decade, can help in detecting and containing an epidemic, well before it turns into a pandemic. The various players have been considered and their possible roles/responsibilities identified.  Most importantly, …

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