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Big Data for Health

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Health is a state in which a person is not suffering from any illness and is feeling well. Healthcare refers to the various services for the prevention or treatment of illness and injuries on a comprehensive, ongoing basis. Leveraging the potential of ICTs and big data allows for addressing raising issues in the health sector, providing novel technological solutions for healthcare.

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Persico, V. (2019). Big Data for Health. In: Sakr, S., Zomaya, A.Y. (eds) Encyclopedia of Big Data Technologies. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-77525-8_25

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