How to fix NHS care.data Wired.co.uk For the purposes of things like care.data, said professor Iain Carpenter, associate director of the Health and Informatics Unit at the Royal College of Physicians, when it comes to consent "for medical...
On behalf of the European Federation for Medical Informatics (EFMI) and the Turkish Medical Informatics Association (TurkMIA), we invite you to the 25th European Medical Informatics Conference - MIE2014 - in Istanbul, August 31st - September3rd,...
“NIH chooses Vanderbilt for rare diseases network The Tennessean The biomedical informatics team at Vanderbilt has made it possible for researchers to input specific clinical findings among anonymous patient data and look for common gene mutations.”
“To take advantage of affordable high-throughput next-generation sequencing technologies to characterize microbial community composition often requires the development of improved methods to overcome technical limitations inherent to the sequencing...”
How medical tech promises to save lives — and paper USA TODAY With input from the patient's electronic medical record and a vast store of information from what has worked for other patients, the computer can determine quickly whether a transfusion...
Study Finds Coordinated Approach Improves Quality of Primary Care Cornell Chronicle "The PCMH model combines electronic health records (EHRs) with organizational changes, including changes in the roles and responsibilities of clinicians and staff.
Google isn't just searching the Internet. The company will soon search the insides of people's bodies for new biomarkers by collecting their urine, blood, saliva and tears as part of its Baseline Study initiative.
“MIE2014 - the 25th European Medical Informatics Conference - is will be held on 31 August to 03 September, 2014 in Istanbul, Turkey. Full details of the event are at www.mie2014.org - including spe...”
“At Medgadget we're optimistic about the potential of IBM's Watson computer to improve clinical workflow and efficiency, which is why we were excited to lea (RT @NabeelUAli: #EMR + @IBM #Watson = improved clinical workflow and efficiency.”
“A single CT scan lasting only a few seconds yields thousands of images. Looking for small abnormalities in such a large amount of data is no simple task for radiologists, but the emerging disciplin...”
Prof Sedick Isaacs was a founder member of the South African Medical Informatics Group, later the South African Health Inform (Have you made a lasting contribution to medical informatics in Africa? Sedick Isaacs Award seeks nominations.
The Future of Computer Intelligence Is Everything but Artificial Wired Unlike us, computers struggle to understand how a word can change meaning depending on its neighbors, says Russ Altman, a biomedical informatics researcher at Stanford.