A De-Identification Tool for Users in Medical Operations and Public Health

Salloway, Mark Kevin ;   Deng, Xiaodong ;   Ning, Yilin ;   Kao, Shih Ling ;   Chen, Ying ;   Schaefer, G. Owen ;   Chin, Jacqueline Joon-Lin ;   Tai, E Shyong ;   Tan, Chuen Seng

Tags Health data acquisition, transmission, management and visualizationPublic health management solutionsData privacy

Multiple clinical, business and operational use cases from Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems has resulted in the availability of large...

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A Semantic Web-Based Approach to Plausible Reasoning for Improving Clinical Knowledge Engineering

Mohammadhassanzadeh, Hossein ;   Van Woensel, William ;   Abidi, Samina Raza ;   Abidi, Syed Sibte Raza

Tags Decision support methods and systemsOntologyKnowledge discovery and management

In this paper, we present a semantic web based knowledge engineering approach to extend the coverage of medical knowledge-based systems in...

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High-Performance Computing Framework for Predictive Simulation of Healthcare Delivery Innovation

Park, Byung Hoon ;   Ozmen, Ozgur ;   Shankar, Mallikarjun

Tags High-performance computing for healthcareHealthcare modeling and simulationOutcome research

In a complex healthcare delivery environment there are unforeseen risks and uncertainties that may unfold when new policies are applied. In...

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Informatics-Based Challenges of Building Collaborative Healthcare Research and Analysis Networks from Rural Community Health Centers

Harris, Daniel ;   Harper, Tamela ;   Henderson, Darren ;   Henry, Keith ;   Talbert, Jeffrey

Tags Health data acquisition, transmission, management and visualizationHealthcare communication networksHealth information system interoperability

We discuss informatics-based challenges of constructing large-scale collaborative networks for healthcare research and analysis from rural...

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Metrics to Monitor Performance of Patients with Mild Cognitive Impairment using Computer based Games

Joshi, Vilas ;   Wallace, Raymond Bruce ;   Shaddy, Anissa ;   Knoefel, Frank-Dietrich ;   Lord, Courtney ;   Goubran, Rafik A.

Tags Computer games for healthcareBioinformatics for health monitoringPervasive health

Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) results in a noticeable decrease in cognitive abilities but does not interfere with regular daily functions. Some...

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Supporting Novice Clinician's Cognitive Strategies: System Design Perspective

Islam, Roosan ;   Mayer, Jeanmarie ;   Clutter, Justin

Tags Decision support methods and systemsClinical information systemsDecision support systems

Among all clinical domains, infections prevail. The changing nature of microbes, viruses and infections poses a great threat to the overall...

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