A Comparison of Alerting Strategies for Hemorrhage Identification During Prehospital Emergency Transport

Liu, Jianbo ;   Reisner, Andrew ;   Edla, Shwetha ;   Reifman, Jaques

Tags Decision support methods and systemsComputer-aided decision makingData mining

Early and accurate identification of physiological abnormalities is one feature of intelligent decision support. The ideal analytic strategy for...

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A Platform for Real-Time Acquisition and Analysis of Physiological Data in Hospital Emergency Departments

Smith, Jason B. ;   Reisner, Andrew ;   Edla, Shwetha ;   Liu, Jianbo ;   Liddle, Stephanie ;   Reifman, Jaques

Tags Decision support methods and systemsComputer-aided decision makingData mining

An opportunity exists for automated clinical decision support, in which raw source data from a conventional physiological monitoring system are...

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A Smartphone Application for Administering Preference Assessments

White, Paul ;   Julio, Flávia ;   Virués-Ortega, Javier ;   Byagowi, Ahmad

Tags Computer-aided decision makingPersonal/consumer health informaticsElectronic health records

Children with intellectual and developmental disabilities may have a difficult time learning new skills. There is evidence to suggest that...

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A Surgical Robotic Interface for Kidney Tumor Cryoablation

Yandac, Asim Evren ;   Cay, Damla ;   Akgun, Gokhan ;   Erol Barkana, Duygun

Tags Computer-aided decision makingKnowledge discovery and management

In this paper, the development procedure of a surgical interface for kidney tumor cryoablation has been given. The surgical interface has...

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An Ambulatory Sensor-Based System for Quantification of Nighttime Micturition for Accurate Nocturia Assessment

Eskofier, Bjoern M ;   Paulus, Jan ;   Paulsen, Ute ;   Burkart, Martin ;   Wullich, Bernd ;   Huppert, Verena

Tags Body sensor networksMobile healthComputer-aided decision making

Nocturia is a widespread condition where patients need to micturate frequently during the nighttime. In order to define treatment and...

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Analysis of Actigraph Parameters for Relapse Prediction in Bipolar Disorder: A Feasibility Study

Novak, Daniel ;   Albert, Filip ;   Spaniel, Filip

Tags Personal health systemsComputer-aided decision makingPersonalised health

The paper presents a framework for early iden- tification of prodromal syndroms od mania or depression in bipolar disorder. The framework...

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Decision Support for Stroke Rehabilitation Therapy Via Describable Attribute-Based Decision Trees

Venkataraman, Vinay ;   Turaga, Pavan ;   Lehrer, Nicole ;   Baran, Michael ;   Rikakis, Thanassis ;   Wolf, Steven L

Tags Decision support methods and systemsComputer-aided decision makingLow cost health delivery, public and environmental health, epidemiology

This paper proposes a computational framework for movement quality assessment using a decision tree model that can potentially assist a...

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DocBot: A Novel Clinical Decision Support Algorithm

Ninh, Andrew

Tags Personalised healthComputer-aided decision makingEmerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare delivery

DocBot is a web-based clinical decision support system (CDSS) that uses patient interaction and electronic health record analytics to assist...

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Facilitating Medical Information Search Using Google Glass Connected to a Content-Based Medical Image Retrieval System

Widmer, Antoine ;   Schaer, Roger ;   Markonis, Dimitrios ;   Müller, Henning

Tags eHealthComputer-aided decision makingWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systems

Wearable computing devices are starting to change the way users interact with computers and the Internet. Among them, Google Glass includes...

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Healthcare Information Exchange System Based on a Hybrid Central/Federated Model

Ghane, Kamran

Tags Electronic health recordsComputer-aided decision making

The quality of care can be significantly enhanced and healthcare cost can be substantially reduced if healthcare providers can have access...

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IEEE-EMBS Visions and American Perspectives in Health Informatics

Wheeler, Bruce

Tags Emerging IT for efficient/low-cost healthcare deliveryComputer-aided decision makingMobile health

This talk gives and overview of the predominance, both current and future, of the field of biomedical and health informatics in shaping the...

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Improved Activity Recognition Using Kalman Smoothing

Dhir, Neil ;   Wood, Frank

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyTechnology and services for assisted-livingComputer-aided decision making

Improving activity recognition, with special focus on fall-detection, is the subject of this study. We show that Kalman smoothed in-painting of...

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Mobile DIORAMA-II: Infrastructure less Information Collection System for Mass Casualty Incidents

Ganz, Aura ;   Schafer, James ;   Yang, Zhuorui ;   Yi, Jun ;   Lord, Graydon ;   Ciottone, Gregory R.

Tags Computer-aided decision makingWireless/ubiquitous technologies and systemsDecision support methods and systems

In this paper we introduce DIORAMA-II system that provides real time information collection in mass casualty incidents. Using a mobile platform...

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Personalization Algorithms Applied to Cardiovascular Disease Risk Assessment

Paredes, Simão ;   Marques, Tânia ;   Rocha, Teresa ;   de Carvalho, Paulo ;   Henriques, Jorge ;   Morais, João

Tags Knowledge discovery and managementDecision support methods and systemsComputer-aided decision making

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the major cause of death in the world. Clinical guidelines recommend the use of risk assessment tools...

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Predicting Postoperative Acute Respiratory Failure in Critical Care Using Nursing Notes and Physiological Signals

Huddar, Vijay ;   Rajan, Vaibhav ;   Bhattacharya, Sakyajit ;   Roy, Shourya

Tags Decision support methods and systemsData miningComputer-aided decision making

Postoperative Acute Respiratory Failure (ARF) is a serious complication in critical care affecting patient morbidity and mortality. In this...

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Risk Prediction for Heart Failure Incidence within 1-Year Using Clinical and Laboratory Factors

Miao, Fen ;   Cai, Yun-Peng ;   Zhang, Yuan-Ting

Tags Knowledge discovery and managementComputer-aided decision makingData mining

Validated risk scores for heart failure incidence are still lacking, especially for short-term prediction. In this paper we aim at developing a...

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Sensor-Based Activity Recognition Using Extended Belief Rule Based Inference Methodology

Calzada, Alberto ;   Liu, Jun ;   Nugent, Chris ;   Wang, Hui ;   Martinez, Luis

Tags Decision support methods and systemsComputer-aided decision makingKnowledge discovery and management

The recently developed extended belief rule-based inference methodology (RIMER+) recognizes the need of modeling different types of...

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Smartphone Application for Classification of Motor Impairment Severity in Parkinson's Disease

Printy, Blake ;   Renken, Lindsey ;   Herrmann, John Parker ;   Lee, Isac ;   Johnson, Bryant ;   Knight, Emily ;   Varga, Mariana Georgeta ;   Whitmer, Diane

Tags Mobile and wearable technologies for elderlyData miningComputer-aided decision making

Advanced hardware components embedded in modern smartphones have the potential to serve as widely available medical diagnostic devices,...

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Telemonitoring in Heart Failure Patients with Clinical Decision Support to Optimize Medication Doses Based on Guidelines

Kropf, Martin ;   Modre, Robert ;   Hayn, Dieter ;   Fruhwald, Friedrich ;   Schreier, Guenter

Tags Decision support methods and systemsComputer-aided decision makingTelemedicine

The European Society of Cardiology guidelines for heart failure management are based on strong evidence that adherence to optimal medication...

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