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Computer applications to medicine. Medical informatics

  • Information Technology for Patient Empowerment in Healthcareby Thomas Lee; Maria Adela Grando; Ronen Rozenblum; David Bates

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 89.95

    The authors explore novel information-based mechanisms that are changing the way patients are involved in their own health care. The book covers models, frameworks and technologies to improve patient-to-provider communication, patient interaction with information technologies, patient education and involvement in health care decision processes,... more...

  • Direct Payby Divya Srinivasan Sridhar

    CRC Press 2015; US$ 49.95

    Introduction Background and Statement of the Policy Problem Direct Pay: A Policy Solution Purpose and New Contribution of the Study: Researching Direct Pay Theories and Literature on Direct Pay Population Ecology Theory and Literature The Diffusion of Innovations Theory and Literature EMR Adoption at Small, Private Health Practices Isomorphism... more...

  • The Patient Will See You Nowby Eric Topol

    Basic Books 2015; US$ 28.99

    A trip to the doctor is almost a guarantee of misery. You'll make an appointment months in advance. You'll probably wait for several hours until you hear "the doctor will see you now"óbut only for fifteen minutes! Then you'll wait even longer for lab tests, the results of which you'll likely never see, unless they indicate further (and more invasive)... more...

  • Big Data and Health Analyticsby Katherine Marconi; Harold Lehmann

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 79.95

    Little Big Data: Mastering Existing Information as a Foundation for Big Data; Donald A. Donahue, Jr. Managing Unstructured Data in a Health Care Setting; David E. Parkhill Experiences with Linking Data Systems for Analyzing Large Data; Dilhari DeAlmeida, Suzanne Paone, and John Kellum The Ecosystem of Federal Big Data and Its Use in Health... more...

  • Der virtuelle Patientby Wolfgang Niederlag; Heinz U. Lemke; Hans Lehrach; Heinz-Otto Peitgen

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 98.00

    The subject of this book is the virtualization of people and the impact of the virtual patient on medicine and health care. Using case examples, the authors illustrate the options and prospects for virtual patient models and simulations, and describe their application in clinical care and in training. more...

  • Translational Informaticsby Philip R.O. Payne; Peter J. Embi

    Springer 2014; US$ 109.00

    Integrative and translational methodologies and frameworks have transformed modern biomedical research and the delivery of clinical care. This shift has been manifested in a number of ways, including the rapid growth and increasing availability of high-throughput bio-molecular instrumentation and analysis platforms, innovative clinical research programs... more...

  • Preventing Medical Device Recallsby Dev Raheja

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 99.95

    Introduction to Medical Device Requirements Introduction The Challenges Sources of Errors Understanding the Science of Safety †††† Overview of FDA Quality System Regulation †††† Overview of Risk Management Standard ISO 14971 †††† Overview of FDA Device Approval Process †††† Overview of Regulatory Requirements for Clinical Trials Summary References... more...

  • mHealthby Donna Malvey; Donna J. Slovensky

    Springer US 2014; US$ 129.00

    Examines regulatory trends and their impact on mHealth innovations and applications Offers solutions for those in the health care industry that are attempting to engage consumers in reducing healthcare costs and in improving their health care encounters and personal health Explains what is necessary for long-term viability of mHealth as a health... more...

  • Machine Learning in Medicine - Cookbook Twoby Ton J. Cleophas; Aeilko H. Zwinderman

    Springer 2014; US$ 54.99

    The amount of data medical databases doubles every 20 months, and physicians are at a loss to analyze them. Also, traditional data analysis has difficulty to identify outliers and patterns in big data and data with multiple exposure / outcome variables and analysis-rules for surveys and questionnaires, currently common methods of data collection, are,... more...

  • Computational Biomechanics for Medicineby

    Springer New York 2014; US$ 199.00

    Introduces a novel partnership between surgeons, biomechanical engineers and experts in computational methods that helps overcome the limitations of traditional surgery Covers Computer-Integrated Surgery (CIS) systems and promotes a multidisciplinary approach that can improve clinical outcomes and the efficiency of health care delivery Provides... more...