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How good is your eyesight? This viral photo could show if you have astigmatism

Twitter users were baffled by a comparison of two night time pictures with many realising they had the condition astigmatism for the first time. In recent years there has been an influx of viral photos blowing everyone’s mind, showing how differently we see some common objects. The most famous of course being ‘the dress’ that… Read More »

How four promising trends could aid patient matching

The issue of inadequate patient matching and duplicate records has grown increasingly complex as more data is generated and more applications are introduced into the healthcare environment. As the formation of clinically integrated networks and consolidation play a greater role in the business strategy toward accountable care, healthcare organizations must ensure records are correctly tied… Read More »

Bacteria could identify month-old suspicious stains at crime scenes

Trace stains can be difficult to identifyRafe Swan/Getty By Clare Wilson Stains at crime scenes can sometimes be hard to identify, but the unique combination of bacteria they contain may help. Large splatters of blood at a crime scene can be self-evident, but investigators sometimes need to work out if tiny stains are significant. “If… Read More »