WIRED Health 2017: Innovation on a Global Scale

March 21, 2017 at 8:57 AM 0 comments

Katie Earl Editorial Assistant, European Medical Journal One of the most exciting events for medical innovation in the UK, WIRED Health took place this year on 9th March with a packed agenda bursting with up-to-the-minute research. The topics spanned Genomics, Big Data, New Therapies, Life at the Extreme, and theRead More

March Madness

March 6, 2017 at 2:45 PM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim You blink once, and it’s the beginning of 2017. You blink again, and March is here, eagerly knocking on the door to announce its arrival after what feels like 3 seconds of 2017, let alone 3 months! As always, it’s allRead More

This February, EMJ Supports

This February, EMJ Supports

February 28, 2017 at 12:18 PM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim For the European Medical Journal (EMJ), the beginning of each month provides an opportunity for us to showcase the medical campaigns we select to support across our social media channels. This February, EMJ has proudly supported World Cancer Day in additionRead More

From EMJ With Love

February 22, 2017 at 12:08 PM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim As February draws to a close, the team here at EMJ are wondering where the time has gone as we busily prepare innovative content for our avid readers! For those interested in news updates, articles, and events spanning across a wideRead More

The Evolving Treatment of Clostridium Difficile Infection

, February 17, 2017 at 3:30 PM 0 comments

Prabin Sharma Department of Internal Medicine, Yale New Haven Health-Bridgeport Hospital prabin.sharma@bpthosp.org Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) rates have been increasing, with a corresponding rise of morbidity and mortality. The primary treatment modality of CDI includes standard-of-care oral antibiotics, although the recurrent infection rate is high and newer treatment methods are beingRead More

EMJ Weekly News Round-up: 10th February

February 10, 2017 at 5:00 PM 0 comments

Jack Redden Reporter, European Medical Journal @EMGJackRedden Your EMJ weekly news round-up. In the news, this week: Antibiotics use mechanical force to overcome resistant bacteria, a 105-year-old cyclist continues to improve his fitness, and scientists learn more about how peripheral nerves repair themselves.  Antibiotics Using Mechanical Force to Kill InfectionsRead More

EMJ Weekly News Round-Up: 27th January

January 27, 2017 at 5:00 PM 0 comments

Jack Redden Reporter, European Medical Journal @EMGJackRedden Your EMJ weekly news round-up. In the news, this week: Artificial intelligence detecting skin cancer in clinical images, brain scans used to predict treatment response in patients with depression, and scientists adding extra nucleotides to create a semisynthetic organism. Scientists Create Semisynthetic OrganismRead More

New Year, New Content!

January 23, 2017 at 8:30 AM 0 comments

Kim Cordell Product Development Administrator, European Medical Journal @EMJ_Kim What to Expect from EMJ in 2017 WITH THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS a mere twinkle of a memory, the festive season has well and truly been and gone, finding ourselves settled into January. Whilst January, for most, comes with the expectation ofRead More

EMJ Weekly News Round-Up: 16th January

January 20, 2017 at 5:00 PM 0 comments

Jack Redden Reporter, European Medical Journal @EMGJackRedden Hello and welcome to your EMJ weekly news round-up. This week: A database helping researchers reduce the number of animals used in research, modafinil improves memory in patients with depression, and robotic sleeve keeps pigs alive after heart attacks. SEARCHBreast Database Helps ResearchersRead More

EMJ Weekly News Round-Up: 13th January

January 13, 2017 at 5:00 PM 0 comments

Jack Redden Reporter, European Medical Journal @EMGJackRedden Welcome to your EMJ weekly news round-up. This week, we learnt about the benefits of exercise and rest, how the brain’s response to stress causes heart disease, and unregulated gene therapy. Smallest Amounts of Exercise Still Make Us Feel Happier Source: European MedicalRead More