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Improving Health Management through Clinical Decision Support Systems

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In an effort to combat human error in the medical field, medical professionals continue to seek the best practices and technology applications for the diagnosis, treatment, and overall care of their patients. Improving Health Management through Clinical Decision Support Systems brings together a series of chapters focused on the technology, funding, and future plans for improved organization and decision-making through medical informatics. Featuring timely, research-based chapters on topics including, but not limited to, data management, information security, and the benefits of technology-based medicine, this publication is an essential reference source for clinicians, scientists, health economists, policymakers, academicians, researchers, advanced level students, and government officials interested in health information technology.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Book Series
    1. Mission
    2. Coverage
  5. Editorial Advisory Board
  6. List of Reviewers
  7. Preface
    1. TECHNOLOGY-BASED MEDICINE
    2. HEALTH BUDGETS
    3. FUTURE HEALTHCARE
  8. Chapter 1: Overview of Clinical Decision Support Systems in Healthcare
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. ISSUES WITH CLINICAL DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEMS
    4. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. ADDITIONAL READING
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    10. APPENDIX
  9. Chapter 2: Online Spatial HIV/AIDS Surveillance and Monitoring System for Nigeria
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. METHODS
    5. IMPLEMENTATION OF THE DSMS
    6. DISCUSSION
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
    9. ADDITIONAL READING
    10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  10. Chapter 3: Pain Assessment through Facial Expression
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. METHODOLOGICAL ADVANCES
    5. CLINICAL APPLICATION
    6. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    8. CONCLUSION
    9. REFERENCES
    10. ADDITIONAL READING
    11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  11. Chapter 4: Developing SMS Health Messages for Pregnant Indigenous Australians Using Persuasive Technology
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. ADDITIONAL READING
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  12. Chapter 5: A Predictive Analytic Model for Maternal Morbidity
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. RELATED STUDIES
    4. THE EMPIRICAL CONTEXT AND THE DEVELOPMENT PHASES FOR THE PREDICTIVE ANALYTIC MODEL
    5. CONCLUSION
    6. REFERENCES
    7. ADDITIONAL READING
    8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  13. Chapter 6: St. Stephen's Hospital Hervey Bay
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. CASE DESCRIPTION
    5. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. FIGURES
    9. REFERENCES
    10. ADDITIONAL READING
    11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    12. APPENDIX
    13. LIST OF DEVICES
  14. Chapter 7: Developing a National Registry for Hemochromatosis
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    5. CONCLUSION
    6. REFERENCES
    7. ADDITIONAL READING
    8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  15. Chapter 8: Integration of Automation and Clinical Decision Support Systems
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. ADDITIONAL READING
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  16. Chapter 9: From the Margins to the Mainstream
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. THE OBJECTIVES OF THE PAPER
    4. BACKGROUND
    5. MAIN FOCUS OF THE CHAPTER
    6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
    9. ADDITIONAL READING
    10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  17. Chapter 10: Clinical Decision Support
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    5. REFERENCES
    6. ADDITIONAL READING
    7. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  18. Chapter 11: Leverage Healthcare Data Assets with Predictive Analytics
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. STUDY METHODOLOGY AND DESIGN
    5. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    6. DISCUSSION AND FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
    9. ADDITIONAL READING
    10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  19. Chapter 12: Mining Electronic Health Records to Guide and Support Clinical Decision Support Systems
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. BASICS OF DATA AND TEXT MINING
    5. EMERGING ISSUES
    6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
    9. ADDITIONAL READING
    10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  20. Chapter 13: A Clinical Decision Support System
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. SYSTEM MODELLING
    5. IMPLEMENTATION AND EXPERIMENTATION
    6. MOBILE PHYSICIAN DECISION-SUPPORT SYSTEM: A CASE STUDY
    7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    8. CONCLUSION
    9. REFERENCES
    10. ADDITIONAL READING
    11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  21. Chapter 14: Data-Driven and Practice-Based Evidence
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. A DATA DRIVEN HEALTHCARE
    5. PRACTICE-BASED EVIDENCE
    6. DATA WAREHOUSE AS A DATA-DRIVEN APPROACH
    7. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    8. CONCLUSION
    9. REFERENCES
    10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  22. Chapter 15: Strategic Approach towards Clinical Information Security
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. INFORMATION SECURITY STRATEGIES
    4. CURRENT APPROACHES TO CLINICAL INFORMATION SECURITY
    5. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
    9. ADDITIONAL READING
    10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  23. Compilation of References
  24. About the Contributors