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Cloud Computing Systems and Applications in Healthcare

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The implementation of cloud technologies in healthcare is paving the way to more effective patient care and management for medical professionals around the world. As more facilities start to integrate cloud computing into their healthcare systems, it is imperative to examine the emergent trends and innovations in the field. Cloud Computing Systems and Applications in Healthcare features innovative research on the impact that cloud technology has on patient care, disease management, and the efficiency of various medical systems. Highlighting the challenges and difficulties in implementing cloud technology into the healthcare field, this publication is a critical reference source for academicians, technology designers, engineers, professionals, analysts, and graduate students.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Book Series
    1. Mission
    2. Coverage
  5. Editorial Advisory Board
  6. Foreword
  7. Preface
    1. INTRODUCTION
    2. SPECIAL FEATURES
    3. STRUCTURE OF THE BOOK
  8. Acknowledgment
  9. Chapter 1: Mobile Health Care
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. HIGH LEVEL VIEW OF THE SOLUTION
    4. 3. DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE SUB-SYSTEMS
    5. 4. PROBLEMS ASSOCIATED WITH THE SYSTEM
    6. 5. SOLUTIONS FOR ABOVE PROBLEMS
    7. 7. CONCLUSION
    8. ADDITIONAL READING
  10. Chapter 2: Cloud Based Wireless Infrastructure for Health Monitoring
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. HEALTHCARE RESEARCH
    4. CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURES IN HEALTHCARE
    5. CONCLUSION
    6. REFERENCES
  11. Chapter 3: Cloud Based Secure Data Sharing Algorithm for Health Care
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. NEED IMPORTANCE OF CLOUD FEDERATION
    4. CHALLENGES INVOLVED IN CLOUD FEDERATION
    5. CLOUD FEDERATION FRAMEWORK
    6. DISCUSSION AND IMPLEMENTATION SOLUTION
    7. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE DIRECTION
    8. REFERENCES
  12. Chapter 4: An Adaptive Cloud Proto Type Model for Health Care System
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. REVIEW OF EXISTING LITERATURE
    4. PROBLEM FORMULATION AND RESEARCH OBJECTIVES
    5. PROPOSED WORK AND IMPLEMENTATION
    6. CASE ANALYSIS AND IMPLEMENTATION: HEALTH AND MEDICAL CARE
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
  13. Chapter 5: Big Data Analytics for Childhood Pneumonia Monitoring
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. CLOUD COMPUTING IN HEALTHCARE
    5. BIG DATA IN HEALTHCARE
    6. TREATMENT FOR CHILDHOOD PNEUMONIA
    7. CLOUD-BASED TREATMENT FOR CHILDHOOD PNEUMONIA
    8. METHODOLOGY
    9. CONCLUSION
    10. REFERENCES
  14. Chapter 6: Diabetes Patients Monitoring by Cloud Computing
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. RELATED WORKS
    4. THE PROPOSED FRAMEWORK
    5. SCENARIO ANALYSIS
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. ENDNOTES
  15. Chapter 7: IBM's Watson Analytics for Health Care
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. HISTORY
    4. JOURNEY TOWARDS MEDICAL SCIENCE
    5. IN DEPTH
    6. TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
    7. WATSON AND BLUEMIX
    8. WATSON AND WEARABLE DEVICES
    9. HOW TO USE WATSON API
    10. FUTURE OF NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING IN HEALTHCARE
    11. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    12. CONCLUSION
    13. REFERENCES
    14. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  16. Chapter 8: Data Protection and Security Issues in Social Media
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. DATA PROTECTION AND SECURITY IN SOCIAL MEDIA
    5. DATA SECURITY: TOP THREATS TO DATA PROTECTION
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  17. Chapter 9: Trust, Privacy, Issues in Cloud-Based Healthcare Services
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. CLOUD BASED HEALTHCARE SERVICES CHALLENGES/ ISSUES
    4. LIMITATION FOR CLOUD BASED HEALTHCARE SERVICES
    5. TRUST IN CLOUD BASED HEALTHCARE SERVICES
    6. TRUST MECHANISMS IN CLOUD HEALTHCARE SERVICES
    7. SECURITY AND PRIVACY REQUIREMENTS IN CLOUD BASED HEALTHCARE SERVICES
    8. BENEFIT OF CLOUD BASED HEALTHCARE SERVICE
    9. STRATEGIC APPROVAL FOR CLOUD BASED HEALTHCARE SERVICE
    10. DISCUSSION
    11. CONCLUSION
    12. REFERENCES
  18. Chapter 10: A Methodological Evaluation of Crypto-Watermarking System for Medical Images
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. CRYPTO-WATERMARKING
    5. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    6. INFERENCE
    7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    8. FUTURE CASE STUDY: EPR EMBEDDING IN SPATIAL DOMAIN
    9. CONCLUSION
    10. REFERENCES
    11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  19. Chapter 11: Personalized Neuro-Fuzzy Expert System for Determination of Nutrient Requirements
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BRIEF SUMMARY OF THE WORK DONE
    4. UNDERLYING TECHNOLOGIES
    5. GENERAL ARCHITECTURE OF NEURO-FUZZY SYSTEM
    6. AN EXPERIMENT
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  20. Compilation of References
  21. About the Contributors