Healthcare


Virtues and defects of telemedicine in the COVID-19 era

Author | Arantxa Herranz The COVID-19 health crisis has even reshaped the uses and customs of medicine. Whether this is to give priority to people affected by this coronavirus, or to prevent the spread of the virus, medical services around the world have made every effort to prevent physical contact with ...
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And then what? Cities after COVID-19

Author | Eduardo Bravo The coronavirus crisis has changed day-to-day life in practically every city in the world. Changes which, far from being exceptional, may transform the way we think, design and live in cities in the not-so-distant future. At the current stage of the pandemic, the greatest change that authorities and ...
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This is how emergency systems work in a smart city

Author | Marcos Martinez It is 8:00 p.m. in Smart City and the Sun is going down. Various areas light up on the Emergency Control Centre screen. They are simply messages to indicate that various automated emergency systems are up and running. Police vehicles are called to specific districts, an ambulance ...