Swedish authorities complete assessment of Natural Cycles app
Natural Cycles was referred to Sweden’s Medical Products Agency after a hospital discovered a number of unwanted pregnancies among women who relied on it.
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Natural Cycles Facebook ad banned by Advertising Standards Agency
ASA revealed it received three complaints which challenged the claim that Natural Cycles is a ‘highly accurate contraceptive app’.
Natural Cycles app ‘reported to Swedish authorities after 37 unwanted pregnancies’
Natural Cycles, a birth control app, has reportedly been referred to authorities in Sweden after a hospital discovered a number of cases of unwanted pregnancies among women who relied on the app as a method of contraception.
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Digital Health interview: Gordon Lorimer
The managing director for Cambio in the UK and Ireland was appointed to grow the firm’s EPR presence. He speaks to Digital Health news editor Rebecca McBeth about its ‘fantastic’ reference site in Harlow and joined up working back in Sweden.
Healthcare IT news in brief
This week’s industry round-up includes the news that all trusts are now members of GS1 UK and some interesting wins for UK companies abroad.
Measure for measure
There is lots of interest in digital systems for reporting on and analysis of radiation dosage, but a long way to go to get them into widespread use in the UK. EHI Imaging Informatics editor Becky McCall reports.
InterSystems to build Danish database
InterSystems has been chosen to provide the software for a national database of patient information being created in Denmark.
ISoft and Picis expand in Nordics
ISoft has signed an agreement with Picis to sell, implement and support its perioperative, anaesthesia and critical care solutions across Scandinavia and Finland.
Swedish council buys IT from Sectra
Norrbotten County Council has invested in a county-wide IT solution for radiology information management from Sectra.
CSC makes move on Sweden with LIMS
CSC has announced that the first hospitals outside of Denmark have gone with its Labka II laboratory information system.