Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Stefan V. Pantazi, José F. Arocha, Jochen R. Moehr
    Pages 31-65
  3. George Demiris
    Pages 121-137
  4. George Anogianakis, Anelia Klisarova, Vassilios Papaliagkas, Antonia Anogeianaki
    Pages 139-172
  5. Y. Fukuoka, H. Inaoka, I. S. Kohane
    Pages 209-236
  6. Constantine Glaros, Dimitrios I. Fotiadis
    Pages 237-264
  7. Back Matter

About this book


This compendium brings together leading researchers in the fields of Intelligent Systems and healthcare aiming at medical engineers, healthcare managers and computer scientists worldwide. This book is an overview of intelligent paradigms and strategic investments that might payoff for the healthcare enterprise. Specifically, the reader will get ideas for efficiency enhancements for improving effectiveness and quality of care and for increasing patient safety. "Advanced Intelligent Paradigms in Healthcare" straddles technologic topics from DNA processing and automating medical second opinions in the lab, to telemedicine and chat spaces for rural patient outreach, among many others. In terms of management concerns, this book also explores systems approaches such as automated clinical guidelines, institutional workflow management, and best practices and lessons learned with actual applications.


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Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin/Heidelberg 2005
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-22903-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-32362-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1434-9922
  • Series Online ISSN 1860-0808
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