Biomedical informatics computer applications in health care and biomedicine /

Other Authors: Shortliffe, Edward Hance., Cimino, James J.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: New York : Springer, 2006
Edition: 3rd ed.
Series: Health informatics.
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Table of Contents:
  • The computer meets medicine and biology : emergence of a discipline
  • Biomedical data : their acquisition, storage, and use
  • Biomedical decision making : probabilistic clinical reasoning
  • Cognitive science and biomedical informatics
  • Essential concepts for biomedical computing
  • System design and engineering in health care
  • Standards in biomedical informatics
  • Natural language and text processing in biomedicine
  • Imaging and structural informatics
  • Ethics and health informatics : users, standards, and outcomes
  • Evaluation and technology assessment
  • Electronic health record systems
  • Management of information in healthcare organizations
  • Consumer health informatics and telehealth.
  • Public health informatics and the health information infrastructure
  • Patient-care systems
  • Patient-monitoring systems
  • Imaging systems in radiology
  • Information retrieval and digital libraries
  • Clinical decision-support systems
  • Computers in medical education
  • Bioinformatics
  • Health care financing and information technology : a historical perspective
  • The future of computer applications in biomedicine