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Advancing Technologies and Intelligence in Healthcare and Clinical Environments Breakthroughs

Book Description

Clinical decision support systems, medical applications, and electronic health records each help to ensure the provision of efficient, accurate healthcare services, thereby providing patients with a better experience and overall reducing health care costs.Advancing Technologies and Intelligence in Healthcare and Clinical Environments Breakthroughs is a prime resource for both academic researchers and practitioners looking to advance their knowledge of the interdisciplinary areas of healthcare information technology and management research. This book addresses innovative concepts and critical issues in the emerging field of health information systems and informatics, with an emphasis on sustainable computer information systems, ensuring healthcare efficiency, and denoising MRI and ECG outputs.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Editorial Advisory Board and List of Reviewers
    1. Editorial Advisory Board
    2. List of Reviewers
    3. Associate Editors
    4. Software/Book Review Editor
  5. Preface
    1. INTRODUCTION
    2. INTELLECTUAL STRUCTURE OF HEALTH AND MEDICAL INFORMATICS
    3. ELECTRONIC HEALTH & PATIENT RECORDS
    4. HEALTH IS/IT EVALUATION, DECISION MAKING AND CLINICAL DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEMS
    5. ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (AI), EXPERT SYSTEMS, FUZZY LOGIC & NEURAL NETWORKS (NNS)
    6. BIOMEDICAL INSTRUMENTATION & HEALTHCARE ENGINEERING: AN EMERGING SUBFIELD
    7. OTHER EMERGING AREAS
  6. Section 1: Intellectual Structure
    1. Chapter 1: The Intellectual Structure of Health and Medical Informatics
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RESEARCH OBJECTIVES & METHODOLOGY
      4. ANALYSIS, RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
      5. SCOPE AND LIMITATIONS
      6. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE RESEARCH
  7. Section 2: EHR/PHR
    1. Chapter 2: Electronic Health Records
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. EHRS IN HEALTHCARE
      4. 3. THEORETICAL FRAMEWORK
      5. 4. CONSTRUCT DEVELOPMENT
      6. 5. DATA ANALYSIS AND METHODOLOGY
      7. 6. RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
    2. Chapter 3: The Introduction of an Electronic Patient Care Information System and Health Care Providers’ Job Stress
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. DATA AND METHODS
      4. RESULTS
      5. DISCUSSION
      6. CONCLUSION
  8. Section 3: IT-IS Evaluation/Decision Making/CDSS
    1. Chapter 4: Factors Affecting the Sustainability of Computer Information Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. OUTCOMES
      5. EVALUATION
      6. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 5: Measuring the Effects of Information Systems on the Performance of Operating Rooms (OR)
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. MEASURING THE IMPACT OF IT SYSTEMS ON OR: ECONOMIC, PERFORMANCE AND QUALITY GAINS
      4. 3. EXPANDING THE DOMAINS OF OR PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENT
      5. 4. METHODS
      6. 5. RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
      7. 6. DISCUSSION
      8. 7. CONCLUSION
      9. APPENDIX A: THE RESEARCH QUESTIONNAIRE APPLIED IN THIS STUDY
    3. Chapter 6: A Framework for Data and Mined Knowledge Interoperability in Clinical Decision Support Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. PROPOSED APPROACH
      4. RELATED WORK
      5. GLIF3
      6. COMPETE III
      7. E-MS
      8. FRAMEWORK
      9. KNOWLEDGE PREPARATION (PHASE 1)
      10. CLASSIFICATION MODELS
      11. ASSOCIATION RULES MODELS
      12. CLUSTERING MODELS
      13. RUNNING CASE STUDY (KNOWLEDGE EXTRACTION)
      14. DATA AND KNOWLEDGE INTEROPERATION (PHASE 2)
      15. RUNNING CASE STUDY (DATA AND KNOWLEDGE INTEROPERABILITY)
      16. APPLICATION (PHASE 3)
      17. INTERPRETATION (PHASE 4)
      18. THE GUIDELINE EXECUTION ENVIRONMENT
      19. OTHER CASE STUDIES
      20. CONCLUSION
      21. APPENDIX
  9. Section 4: ES, AI, NNs
    1. Chapter 7: On Sharp Boundary Problem in Rule Based Expert Systems in the Medical Domain
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. LITERATURE REVIEW
      4. 3. EXPERIMENTAL APPROACH
      5. 5. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 8: Neural Network-Based Evaluation of the Effect of the Motivation of Hospital Employees on Patients' Satisfaction
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. RELATED THEORIES
      4. 3. ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETWORKS
      5. 4. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
      6. 5. CONCLUSION
      7. 6. LIMITATIONS OF THE PRESENT STUDY AND SUGGESTIONS FOR FURTHER RESEARCH
      8. APPENDIX
    3. Chapter 9: Changes in Brain White Matter Assessed Via Textural Features Using a Neural Network
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. TEXTURE ANALYSIS
      4. DATA GATHERING
      5. IMAGE ACQUISITION
      6. STATISTICAL FEATURES FROM GLCM
      7. NEURAL NETWORK CLASSIFIER
      8. RESULTS
      9. CONCLUSION
    4. Chapter 10: Application of Adaptive Resonance Theory Neural Network for MR Brain Tumor Image Classification
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. MATERIALS AND METHODS
      4. IMPLEMENTATION
      5. ART2 NEURAL NETWORK BASED IMAGE CLASSIFICATION
      6. CONVENTIONAL CLASSIFIERS
      7. RESULTS AND DISCUSSIONS
      8. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE WORK
    5. Chapter 11: Assessment of Liver Function Using Hybrid Neuro-Fuzzy Model of Blood Albumin
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. THE ANFIS MODEL OF BLOOD ALBUMIN
      4. 3. MODEL VALIDATION
      5. 4. CONCLUSION
    6. Chapter 12: SEMG for Human Computer Interface Using Ann to Navigate Wheel Chair
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1 INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. HAND GESTURE IDENTIFICATION FOR HCI
      4. 3. SURFACE ELECTROMYOGRAM
      5. 4. BASIC PRINCIPLES OF INDEPENDENT COMPONENT ANALYSIS (ICA)
      6. 5. METHODOLOGY
      7. 6. RESULTS AND OBSERVATIONS
      8. 7. DISCUSSIONS AND CONCLUSION
  10. Section 5: Biomedical Instrumentation-Healthcare Engineering
    1. Chapter 13: Random Forest Classifier Based ECG Arrhythmia Classification
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. MATERIALS
      4. METHODOLOGY
      5. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 14: ECG Signal De-Noising with Asynchronous Averaging and Filtering Algorithm
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. ECG SIGNAL DE-NOISING
      4. R-WAVE DETECTION (MSMP ALGORITHM)
      5. SIMULATION RESULTS
      6. CONCLUSION
    3. Chapter 15: Characterization of HRV by Poincare Plot Analysis among the Female Tea Garden Workers of Northern Hilly Regions of West Bengal
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. HEART RATE VARIABILITY
      4. POINCARÉ PLOT
      5. NON LINEAR ANALYSIS
      6. DATA COLLECTION AND ANALYSIS
      7. EVALUATION AND EXPERIMENTS
      8. RESULT AND CONCLUSION
    4. Chapter 16: Classification of Thyroid Carcinoma in FNAB Cytological Microscopic Images
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. INTRODUCTION OF FINE NEEDLE ASPIRATION BIOPSY
      4. 3. IMAGE SEGMENTATION
      5. 4. TWO-LEVEL WAVELET DECOMPOSITION
      6. 5. FEATURE EXTRACTION
      7. 6. k-NEAREST NEIGHBOR (kNN) CLASSIFIER
      8. 7. RESULTS AND OBSERVATIONS
      9. 8. DISCUSSIONS AND CONCLUSION
    5. Chapter 17: The SURE-LET Approach for MR Brain Image Denoising Using Different Shrinkage Rules
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1 INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. NOISE IN MRI
      4. 3. PROPOSED METHODOLOGY
      5. 4. SURE-LET APPROACH FOR DENOISING
      6. 5. CURVELET TRANSFORM FOR DENOISING
      7. 6. RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
      8. 6. CONCLUSION
    6. Chapter 18: Assessment of Anti-Angiogenic Drug in Cancer Therapy
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. SYSTEM ANALYSIS
      4. FLUID DYNAMICAL MODEL
      5. COMPARATIVE MODEL
      6. THERAPEUTIC MODEL
      7. ANALYTICAL MODEL
      8. SYSTEM SIMULATION
      9. CONCLUSION
  11. Section 6: Other Emerging Areas
    1. Chapter 19: Load Balancing Algorithms in Distributed Service Architectures for Medical Applications
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. PERFORMANCE ISSUES
      4. 3. MEASURING PERFORMANCE
      5. 4. LOAD BALANCING ALGORITHMS
      6. 5. SIMULATION SCENARIOS AND PARAMETERS
      7. 6. RESULTS AND DISCUSSIONS
      8. 7. CONCLUSION
    2. Chapter 20: Adaptive Multi-Services System for Maternal and Child Health Care on Mobile Application (AM-Care)
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. FUNDAMENTALS
      4. 3. RELATED WORKS
      5. 4. USER SCENARIOS AND SYSTEM DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION
      6. 5. CONCLUSION
      7. 6. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      8. APPENDIX A
    3. Chapter 21: Measuring Patients’ Perceptions and Social Influence on Home Telecare Management System Acceptance
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. RESEARCH MODEL AND RESEARCH HYPOTHESES
      4. 5. DATA ANALYSIS AND RESULTS
      5. 6. DISCUSSION AND IMPLICATION
      6. 7. CONCLUSION AND LIMITATIONS
      7. Appendix
    4. Chapter 22: Virtualized Disaster Recovery Model for Large Scale Hospital and Healthcare Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. 1. INTRODUCTION
      3. 2. HOSPITAL INFORMATION SYSTEM
      4. 3. DISASTER RECOVERY PLANNING
      5. 4. DISASTER RECOVERY INFRASTRUCTURE
      6. 5. HOST CONFIGURATION AND SIMULATION STRATEGY
      7. 6. RESULT FINDINGS
      8. 7. DISCUSSION/CONCLUSION
      9. 8. FUTURE DIRECTION
  12. Compilation of References
  13. About the Contributors