Biocomputation and Biomedical Informatics: Case Studies and Applications, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1605667692
  • ISBN-13: 9781605667690
  • DDC: 570.285
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 324 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released June 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Overview

Recent improvements in healthcare delivery due to innovative technological advancements have redefined fields of biomedical science now allowing for enhanced information management, resource allocation, and quality assurance. Biocomputation and Biomedical Informatics: Case Studies and Applications provides a compendium of terms, definitions, and explanations of concepts, processes, and acronyms in this significant medical field of study. Featuring chapters authored by leading international experts, this unsurpassed collection provides a defining body of research indispensible to medical libraries, researchers, and institutions worldwide.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Preface.
1: Macromolecular Crystallographic Computing.
2: Describing Methodology and Applications of an in Silico Protein Engineering Approach.
3: In Silico Biology: Making the Most of Parallel Computing.
4: Computer Aided Tissue Engineering from Modeling to Manufacturing.
5: Electronic Health Records in a Tele-Ophthalmologic Application with Oracle 10g.
6: High Performance Computing in Biomedicine.
7: Pervasive Healthcare Services and Technologies for Memory Loss Diseases Support.
8: Statistical Models in Bioinformatics.
9: Computational Analysis and Characterization of Marfan Syndrome Associated Human Proteins.
10: A Modified High Speed Hopfield Neural Model for Perfect Calculation of Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy.
11: Advances in Biosensors for in Vitro Diagnostics.
12: Image Processing Tools for Biomedical Infrared Imaging.
13: Image Analysis for Exudate Detection in Retinal Images.
14: Computer Aided Risk Estimation of Breast Cancer: The “Hippocrates-mst” Project.
15: E-OpenDay: Open Virtual Environment for Biomedical Related Research, Business and Public Resources.
16: Modelling and Simulation in Biomedical Research.
17: Explorative Data Analysis of In-Vitro Neuronal Network Behavior Based on an Unsupervised Learning Approach.
18: Ubiquitous Healthcare.
19: E-Health Project Implementation: Privacy and Security Measures and Policies.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.
Index.