A Multi-Scale Tumor Detection Algorithm in Whole Breast Sonography Incorporating Breast Anatomy and Tissue Morphological Information

Liu, Chun-You ;   Hsu, Chia-Yun ;   Chou, Yi-Hong ;   Chen, Chung-Ming

Tags Data mining, analysis and machine learningBioinformaticsImaging

A computerized whole breast ultrasound tumor detection method is proposed in this study. This algorithm can assist physicians to locate...

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Application of Automated Fetal Valve Motion Identification to Investigate Fetal Heart Anomalies

Marzbanrad, Faezeh ;   Kimura, Yoshitaka ;   Palaniswami, Marimuthu ;   Khandoker, Ahsan Habib

Tags Data mining, analysis and machine learningBioinformaticsBiomarkers

Electromechanical coupling of the fetal heart can be evaluated using the intervals between the onset of the QRS complex of the fetal...

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Balance Analysis of One Leg Stance for Older Adults with Inertial Measurement Units

Kong, Weisheng ;   Sessa, Salvatore ;   Magistro, Daniele ;   Zhang, Di ;   Imtiaz, Usama ;   Cosentino, Sarah ;   Zecca, Massimiliano ;   Ishii, Hiroyuki ;   Takeuchi, Hikaru ;   Kawashima, Ryuta ;   Takanishi, Atsuo

Tags Data mining, analysis and machine learningMulti-sensor data fusion and analysisWearable sensors

Decreasing balance ability in older adults increases the risk of falls. According to the literature, two balance strategies are revealed, ankle...

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Bayesian Prognostic Model for Genomic Discovery in Bipolar Disorder

Bobba, Swetha Sampath ;   Zollanvari, Amin ;   Alterovitz, Gil

Tags BioinformaticsData mining, analysis and machine learningHealthcare informatics and decision support systems

Integrative approaches that incorporate multiple experiments have shown a potential application in the discovery of disease-related...

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Daily Health Assessment System using Prediction Model for Self-Rated Health by Vital Sign Pattern

Huang, Kuan-Ling ;   Chen, Ya-Hung ;   Liao, Chun-Feng ;   Fu, Li-Chen ;   Chen, Cheryl Chia-Hui

Tags Data mining, analysis and machine learningHealthcare informatics and decision support systemsBioinformatics

With the growing population of aging people around the world, there is an increasing needs for elders to be aware of their health status not...

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Energy Expenditure Estimation in Boys with Duchene Muscular Dystrophy using Accelerometer and Heart Rate Sensors

Pande, Amit ;   Casazza, Gretchen ;   Nicorici, Alina ;   Seto, Edmund ;   Miyamoto, Sheridan ;   Lange, Matthew ;   Abresch, Richard Ted ;   Mohapatra, Prasant ;   Han, Jay

Tags Wearable sensorsData mining, analysis and machine learningMulti-sensor data fusion and analysis

Accurate Energy Expenditure (EE) Estimation is very important to monitor physical activity of healthy and disabled population. In this work, we...

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Metabolic Energy Expenditure Estimation using a Position-Agnostic Wearable Sensor System

Dong, Bo ;   Montoye, Alexander ;   Biswas, Subir, Kumar ;   Pfeiffer, Karin

Tags Data mining, analysis and machine learningBody sensor networksWearable sensors

This paper presents an energy expenditure estimation method that uses a wearable accelerometer sensor, but does not rely on a priori...

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Multi-Class SVM based on Sleep Stage Identification using EEG Signal

Aboalayon, Khald ;   Faezipour, Miad

Tags Data mining, analysis and machine learningBioinformaticsPersonalized medicine

Currently, sleep disorders are considered as one of the major human life issues. Human sleep is a regular state of rest for the body in...

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Multi-Dimensional Multi-Granularities Data Mining for Discovering Innovative Healthcare Services

Chiang, Johannes K. ;   Chu, Chia-Chi

Tags Data mining, analysis and machine learningHealthcare informatics and decision support systemsHealthcare services

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Multiple Model Analytics for Adverse Event Prediction in Remote Health Monitoring Systems

Pourhomayoun, Mohammad ;   Alshurafa, Nabil ;   Mortazavi, Bobak ;   Ghasemzadeh, Hassan ;   Sideris, Konstantinos ;   Sadeghi, Bahman ;   Ong, Michael ;   Evangelista, Lorraine ;   Romano, Patrick ;   Auerbach, Andrew ;   Kimchi, Asher ;   Sarrafzadeh, Majid

Tags Patient monitoring and care in diverse environmentsData mining, analysis and machine learningPreventive medicine

Remote health monitoring systems (RHMS) are gaining an important role in healthcare by collecting and transmitting patient vital information...

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Multivariate Voronoi Outlier Detection for Time Series

Zwilling, Chris ;   Wang, Michelle Yongmei

Tags Data mining, analysis and machine learning

Outlier detection is a primary step in many data mining and analysis applications, including healthcare and medical research. This paper...

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Proxy-Care: A Novel Patient Care Tracking System with Wireless Sensor Networks

Puiatti, Alessandro ;   Rivero, Armando ;   Förster, Anna ;   Bernaschina, Andrea ;   Dozio, Gian Carlo ;   Rizzo, Nicola ;   De Bitonti, Nunzio ;   Cavicchioli, Andrea

Tags Healthcare informatics and decision support systemsIT for healthcare services and deliveryData mining, analysis and machine learning

In the health care domain up to the 70% of the revenues can be due to the staff workload costs, which are rerouted to health care...

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Time Series Forecasts and Volatility Measures as Predictors of Post-Surgical Death and Kidney Injury

Terner, Zachary ;   Carroll, Timothy ;   Brown, Donald

Tags Healthcare informatics and decision support systemsData mining, analysis and machine learningPatient monitoring and care in diverse environments

Patients anesthetized during surgery can experience post-surgical adverse outcomes, such as kidney injury or death. In this study, we...

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