Studies in Health Technology and Informatics

This book series was started in 1990 to promote research conducted under the auspices of the EC programmes’ Advanced Informatics in Medicine (AIM…(read more)


Context Sensitive Health Informatics: Redesigning Healthcare Work

Pub. date
August 2017
Editors
Nøhr, C., Kuziemsky, C.E., Wong, Z.S.-Y.
Volume
241
Price
US$109 / €95 / £80
ISBN print
978-1-61499-793-1
Subject
Health Information Technology, Public Health

Health informatics applications will be a cornerstone of the next generation healthcare delivery …


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Integrating and Connecting Care

Pub. date
August 2017
Editors
Ryan, A., Schaper, L.K., Whetton, S.
Volume
239
Price
US$109 / €95 / £80
ISBN print
978-1-61499-782-5
Subject
Health Information Technology, Public Health

The last few decades have seen the digital transformation of healthcare, with health informaticia…


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Informatics Empowers Healthcare Transformation

Pub. date
July 2017
Editors
Mantas, J., Hasman, A., Gallos, G., Househ, M.S.
Volume
238
Price
US$124 / €108 / £92
ISBN print
978-1-61499-780-1
Subject
Biochemistry, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Biomedical Informatics is now indispensible in modern healthcare, and the field covers a very bro…


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pHealth 2017

Pub. date
May 2017
Editors
Blobel, B., Goossen, W.
Volume
237
Price
US$121 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-760-3
Subject
Health Information Technology, Public Health

Smart mobile systems such as microsystems, smart textiles, smart implants, sensor-controlled medi…


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Health Informatics Meets eHealth

Pub. date
May 2017
Editors
Hayn, D., Schreier, G.
Volume
236
Price
US$150 / €130 / £110
ISBN print
978-1-61499-758-0
Subject
Health Information Technology, Public Health

Ineffective discharge management can jeopardize the successful completion of hospital treatment; …


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Informatics for Health: Connected Citizen-Led Wellness and Population Health

Pub. date
May 2017
Editors
Randell, R., Cornet, R., McCowan, C., Peek, N., Scott, P.J.
Volume
235
Price
US$165 / €144 / £122
ISBN print
978-1-61499-752-8
Subject
Health Information Technology, Public Health

Over recent years there has been major investment in research infrastructure to harness the poten…


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Building Capacity for Health Informatics in the Future

Pub. date
February 2017
Editors
Lau, F., Bartle-Clar, J.A., Bliss, G., Borycki, E.M., Courtney, K.L., Kuo, A.
Volume
234
Price
US$150 / €130 / £111
ISBN print
978-1-61499-741-2
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Health information technologies are revolutionizing and streamlining healthcare, and uptake conti…


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Participatory Design & Health Information Technology

Pub. date
February 2017
Editors
Kanstrup, A.M., Bygholm, A., Bertelsen, P., Nøhr, C.
Volume
233
Price
US$109 / €95 / £80
ISBN print
978-1-61499-739-9
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Health Information Technology (HIT) continues to increase in importance as a component of health…


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Forecasting Informatics Competencies for Nurses in the Future of Connected Health

Pub. date
February 2017
Editors
Murphy, J., Goossen, W., Weber, P.
Volume
232
Price
US$109 / €95 / £80
ISBN print
978-1-61499-737-5
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Nursing informatics has a long history of focusing on information management and nurses have a lo…


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The Promise of New Technologies in an Age of New Health Challenges

Pub. date
October 2016
Editors
Maeder, A.J., Ho, K., Marcelo, A., Warren, J.
Volume
231
Price
US$121 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-711-5
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

There is a changed emphasis in many health services, with conventional pressures such as budget a…


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A Unifying Theory of Evolution Generated by Means of Information Modelling

Pub. date
September 2016
Author
Brender McNair, J.
Volume
230
Price
US$109 / €95 / £80
ISBN print
978-1-61499-687-3
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health

Stringent ways of thinking, ‘conceptual frameworks’, are necessary in science. The drawback i…


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Universal Design 2016: Learning from the Past, Designing for the Future

Pub. date
August 2016
Editors
Petrie, H., Darzentas, J., Walsh, T., Swallow, D., Sandoval, L., Lewis, A., Power, C.
Volume
229
Price
US$184 / €160 / £136
ISBN print
978-1-61499-683-5
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health

Universal Design is the term used to describe the design of products and environments which can b…


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Exploring Complexity in Health: An Interdisciplinary Systems Approach

Pub. date
August 2016
Editors
Hoerbst, A., Hackl, W.O., De Keizer, N., Prokosch, H.U., Hercigonja-Szekeres, M., De Lusignan, S.
Volume
228
Price
US$199 / €185 / £157
ISBN print
978-1-61499-677-4
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health

The field of health is an increasingly complex and technical one; and an area in which a more mul…


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Digital Health Innovation for Consumers, Clinicians, Connectivity and Community

Pub. date
July 2016
Editors
Georgiou, A., Schaper, L.K., Whetton, S.
Volume
227
Price
US$115 / €99 / £85
ISBN print
978-1-61499-665-1
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

In the last few decades, health informaticians have established the knowledge base and practical …


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Unifying the Applications and Foundations of Biomedical and Health Informatics

Pub. date
July 2016
Editors
Mantas, J., Hasman, A., Gallos, G., Kolokathi, A., Househ, M.S.
Volume
226
Price
US$138 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-663-7
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Informatics and technology have become an intrinsic part of healthcare management in recent years…


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Nursing Informatics 2016

Pub. date
June 2016
Editors
Sermeus, W., Procter, P.M., Weber, P.
Volume
225
Price
US$225 / €195 / £166
ISBN print
978-1-61499-657-6
Subject
Medical Informatics

As the importance of electronic and digital devices in the provision of healthcare increases, so …


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pHealth 2016

Pub. date
May 2016
Editors
Maglaveras, N., Gizeli, E.
Volume
224
Price
US$121 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-652-1
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Smart mobile systems, eHealth and telemedicine, as well as social media and gamification, have al…


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Health Informatics Meets eHealth

Pub. date
May 2016
Editors
Schreier, G., Ammenwerth, E., Hörbst, A., Hayn, D.
Volume
223
Price
US$138 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-644-6
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Progress in medicine has traditionally relied heavily on classical research pathways involving ra…


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Evidence-Based Health Informatics

Pub. date
May 2016
Editors
Ammenwerth, E., Rigby, M.
Volume
222
Price
US$144 / €125 / £106
ISBN print
978-1-61499-634-7
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Health IT is a major field of investment in support of healthcare delivery, but patients and prof…


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Transforming Healthcare with the Internet of Things

Pub. date
April 2016
Editors
Hofdijk, J., Séroussi, B., Lovis, C., Ehrler, F., Sieverink, F., Ugon, A., Hercigonja-Szekeres, M.
Volume
221
Price
US$99 / €90 / £77
ISBN print
978-1-61499-632-3
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

The current trend in health and social care systems is a shift from care provision to citizen-dri…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 22

Pub. date
April 2016
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Westwood, S.W., Felländer-Tsai, L., Fidopiastis, C.M., Liu, A., Senger, S., Vosburgh, K.G.
Volume
220
Price
US$167 / €145 / £123
ISBN print
978-1-61499-624-8
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

In the early 1990s, a small group of individuals recognized how virtual reality (VR) could transf…


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Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2015

Pub. date
December 2015
Editors
Wiederhold, B.K., Riva, G., Wiederhold, M.D.
Volume
219
Price
US$121 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-594-4
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Healthcare delivery systems have evolved to rely more heavily on technology in recent years. Ther…


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Context Sensitive Health Informatics: Many Places, Many Users, Many Contexts, Many Uses

Pub. date
August 2015
Editors
Borycki, E.M., Kushniruk, A.W., Kuziemsky, C.E., Nøhr, C.
Volume
218
Price
US$121 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-573-9
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Context is key in the design, implementation and evaluation of health information technology. Hea…


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Assistive Technology

Pub. date
September 2015
Editors
Sik-Lányi, C., Hoogerwerf, E.-J., Miesenberger, K., Cudd, P.
Volume
217
Price
US$242 / €210 / £179
ISBN print
978-1-61499-565-4
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Rehabilitation & Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology (AT) is the term used to describe products or technology-based services whic…


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MEDINFO 2015: eHealth-enabled Health

Pub. date
August 2015
Editors
Sarkar, I.N., Georgiou, A., Mazzoncini de Azevedo Marques, P.
Volume
216
Price
US$198 / €172 / £146
ISBN print
978-1-61499-563-0
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Health and Biomedical Informatics is a rapidly evolving multidisciplinary field; one in which new…


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Techno-Anthropology in Health Informatics

Pub. date
August 2015
Editors
Botin, L., Bertelsen, P., Nøhr, C.
Volume
215
Price
US$138 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-559-3
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Techno-Anthropology is an emerging interdisciplinary research field focusing on human/technology …


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Driving Reform: Digital Health is Everyone’s Business

Pub. date
August 2015
Editors
Georgiou, A., Grain, H., Schaper, L.K.
Volume
214
Price
US$121 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-557-9
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Around the world, healthcare planners and governments are engaged in activities to stimulate inno…


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Enabling Health Informatics Applications

Pub. date
July 2015
Editors
Mantas, J., Hasman, A., Househ, M.S.
Volume
213
Price
US$174 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-537-1
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Informatics and technology have long been indispensable to the provision of healthcare and their …


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eHealth2015 – Health Informatics Meets eHealth

Pub. date
June 2015
Editors
Hayn, D., Schreier, G., Ammenwerth, E., Hörbst, A.
Volume
212
Price
US$174 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-523-4
Subject
Medical Informatics

Traditionally, medicine has involved therapies chosen according to clinical guidelines, often arr…


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pHealth 2015

Pub. date
May 2015
Editors
Blobel, B., Lindén, M., Ahmed, M.U.
Volume
211
Price
US$174 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-515-9
Subject
Computer Science, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Smart mobile systems, smart textiles, smart implants and sensor controlled medical devices are am…


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Digital Healthcare Empowering Europeans

Pub. date
May 2015
Editors
Cornet, R., Stoicu-Tivadar, L., Hörbst, A., Parra Calderón, C.L., Andersen, S.K., Hercigonja-Szekeres, M.
Volume
210
Price
US$319 / €220 / £187
ISBN print
978-1-61499-511-1
Subject
Computer Science, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The digitization of healthcare has become almost ubiquitous in recent years, spreading from healt…


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Global Telehealth 2015: Integrating Technology and Information for Better Healthcare

Pub. date
May 2015
Editors
Gillis, G., Newsham, D., Maeder, A.J.
Volume
209
Price
US$152 / €105 / £85
ISBN print
978-1-61499-504-3
Subject
Computer Science, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The adoption of telehealth is growing, accompanied by a diversification of service delivery and a…


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Driving Quality in Informatics: Fulfilling the Promise

Pub. date
February 2015
Editors
Courtney, K.L., Kuo, A., Shabestari, O.
Volume
208
Price
US$210 / €145 / £123
ISBN print
978-1-61499-487-9
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Although the data in healthcare comes from and relates to patients, it has generally been the cli…


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Innovation in Medicine and Healthcare 2014

Pub. date
December 2014
Editors
Graña, M., Toro, C., Howlett, R.J., Jain, L.C.
Volume
207
Price
US$210 / €145 / £123
ISBN print
978-1-61499-473-2
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Advances are constantly being made in the fields of medicine and healthcare, and keeping abreast …


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Global Telehealth 2014

Pub. date
November 2014
Editors
Maeder, A.J., Mars, M., Scott, R.E.
Volume
206
Price
US$145 / €100 / £85
ISBN print
978-1-61499-455-8
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Although telehealth (one component of ehealth) continues to be implemented around the world, soun…


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eHealth - For Continuity of Care

Pub. date
August 2014
Editors
Lovis, C., Séroussi, B., Hasman, A., Pape-Haugaard, L., Saka, O., Andersen, S.K.
Volume
205
Price
US$340 / €235 / £199
ISBN print
978-1-61499-431-2
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Information technology and the information sciences have been part of our lives for some time now…


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Investing in E-Health: People, Knowledge and Technology for a Healthy Future

Pub. date
August 2014
Editors
Grain, H., Martin-Sanchez, F., Schaper, L.K.
Volume
204
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-426-8
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

As healthcare organisations and governments look to information technology to capitalise and enha…


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Active Ageing and Healthy Living

Pub. date
August 2014
Editors
Riva, G., Ajmone Marsan, P., Grassi, C.
Volume
203
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-424-4
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Increased life expectancy and the ageing of the population have been the subject of attention in …


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Integrating Information Technology and Management for Quality of Care

Pub. date
July 2014
Editors
Mantas, J., Househ, M.S., Hasman, A.
Volume
202
Price
US$174 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-422-0
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

The impact of information technology on the management of healthcare has been enormous in recent …


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Nursing Informatics 2014

Pub. date
June 2014
Editors
Saranto, K., Weaver, C.A., Chang, P.
Volume
201
Price
US$199 / €145 / £123
ISBN print
978-1-61499-414-5
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Standing, as it does, at the intersection of the information, computer, social and behavioral sci…


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pHealth 2014

Pub. date
June 2014
Editors
Blobel, B., Sauermann, S., Mense, A.
Volume
200
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-392-6
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Microsystems, smart textiles, telemedicine, mobile computing, smart implants, sensor-controlled m…


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Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2014

Pub. date
May 2014
Editors
Wiederhold, B.K., Riva, G.
Volume
199
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-400-8
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

The evolution of healthcare delivery systems has included an increased reliance on technology. Th…


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eHealth2014 – Health Informatics Meets eHealth

Pub. date
May 2014
Editors
Hörbst, A., Hayn, D., Schreier, G., Ammenwerth, E.
Volume
198
Price
US$174 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-396-4
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

It is generally accepted that information and communication technology has the potential to suppo…


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Cross-Border Challenges in Informatics with a Focus on Disease Surveillance and Utilising Big Data

Pub. date
April 2014
Editors
Stoicu-Tivadar, L., De Lusignan, S., Orel, A., Engelbrecht, R., Surján, G.
Volume
197
Price
US$145 / €100 / £85
ISBN print
978-1-61499-388-9
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Achieving and maintaining cross-border interoperability of electronic health records systems impl…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 21

Pub. date
February 2014
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Westwood, S.W., Felländer-Tsai, L., Fidopiastis, C.M., Haluck, R.S., Robb, R.A., Senger, S., Vosburgh, K.G.
Volume
196
Price
US$199 / €150 / £128
ISBN print
978-1-61499-374-2
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

This book presents the proceedings of the 21st NextMed/MMVR conference, held in Manhattan Beach, …


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A Math Primer for Engineers

Pub. date
February 2014
Author
Cryer, C.W.
Volume
195
Price
US$232 / €160 / £136
ISBN print
978-1-61499-298-1
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Engineering, Mathematics, Medical Informatics

Mathematics and engineering are inevitably interrelated, and this interaction will steadily incre…


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Context Sensitive Health Informatics: Human and Sociotechnical Approaches

Pub. date
August 2013
Editors
Beuscart-Zéphir, M.-C., Jaspers, M., Kuziemsky, C.E., Nøhr, C., Aarts, J.
Volume
194
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-292-9
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Healthcare information technologies are now routinely deployed in a variety of healthcare context…


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Health Information Governance in a Digital Environment

Pub. date
September 2013
Editors
Hovenga, E.J.S., Grain, H.
Volume
193
Price
US$174 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-290-5
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Delivering the desired benefits from using information technology in healthcare requires a high d…


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MEDINFO 2013

Pub. date
August 2013
Editors
Lehmann, C.U., Ammenwerth, E., Nøhr, C.
Volume
192
Price
US$245 / €175 / £149
ISBN print
978-1-61499-288-2
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Changing demographics, volatile economics and dwindling resources are among the factors contribut…


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Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2013

Pub. date
June 2013
Editors
Wiederhold, B.K., Riva, G.
Volume
191
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-281-3
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Technological advances have been responsible for many developments in the field of healthcare in …


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Informatics, Management and Technology in Healthcare

Pub. date
July 2013
Editors
Mantas, J., Hasman, A.
Volume
190
Price
US$174 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-275-2
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Biomedical informatics is becoming increasingly important as healthcare organizations worldwide i…


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pHealth 2013

Pub. date
June 2013
Editors
Blobel, B., Pharow, P., Parv, L.
Volume
189
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-267-7
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Health technologies for personalized medicine have become important enablers for monitoring and t…


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Health Informatics: Digital Health Service Delivery - The Future is Now!

Pub. date
July 2013
Editors
Grain, H., Schaper, L.K.
Volume
188
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-265-3
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Healthcare systems around the world are going through immense changes as innovative approaches to…


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Interdisciplinary Assessment of Personal Health Monitoring

Pub. date
July 2013
Editors
Schmidt, S., Rienhoff, O.
Volume
187
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-255-4
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Europe is facing a paradox: while governments try to curb public spending, the demands on our hea…


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Data and Knowledge for Medical Decision Support

Pub. date
April 2013
Editors
Blobel, B., Hasman, A., Zvárová, J.
Volume
186
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-239-4
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Ensuring patient safety and providing high-quality health services are the dominant challenges fa…


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Biophotonics in Pathology

Pub. date
April 2013
Editor
Cohen, S.
Volume
185
Price
US$130 / €99 / £85
ISBN print
978-1-61499-233-2
Subject
Cancer Research, Medicine & Health

Photonics is a term often used in relation to light-based circuits, but it is actually more inclu…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 20

Pub. date
February 2013
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Westwood, S.W., Felländer-Tsai, L., Haluck, R.S., Robb, R.A., Senger, S., Vosburgh, K.G.
Volume
184
Price
US$199 / €150 / £128
ISBN print
978-1-61499-208-0
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Since 1992, when it began as the "Medicine Meets Virtual Reality" conference, NextMed/MMVR has be…


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Enabling Health and Healthcare through ICT

Pub. date
February 2013
Editors
Courtney, K.L., Shabestari, O., Kuo, A.
Volume
183
Price
US$195 / €145 / £123
ISBN print
978-1-61499-202-8
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

For many people in both developing and developed countries universal healthcare is still not the …


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Global Telehealth 2012

Pub. date
November 2012
Editors
Smith, A.C., Armfield, N.R., Eikelboom, R.H.
Volume
182
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-151-9
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Health systems worldwide are under increasing pressure to deliver services in an efficient and co…


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Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2012

Pub. date
September 2012
Editors
Wiederhold, B.K., Riva, G.
Volume
181
Price
US$210 / €145 / £123
ISBN print
978-1-61499-120-5
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Healthcare delivery systems have evolved greatly in recent years thanks to technological advances…


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Quality of Life through Quality of Information

Pub. date
August 2012
Editors
Mantas, J., Andersen, S.K., Mazzoleni, M.C., Blobel, B., Quaglini, S., Moen, A.
Volume
180
Price
US$340 / €235 / £199
ISBN print
978-1-61499-100-7
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Medical informatics and electronic healthcare have many benefits to offer in terms of quality of …


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Perspectives on Digital Pathology

Pub. date
September 2012
Editors
García-Rojo, M., Blobel, B., Laurinavicius, A.
Volume
179
Price
US$174 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-085-7
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Multimedia information and digital images are increasingly important in the field of healthcare, …


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Health Informatics: Building a Healthcare Future Through Trusted Information

Pub. date
July 2012
Editors
Maeder, A.J., Martin-Sanchez, F.J.
Volume
178
Price
US$174 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-077-2
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

A more trusted environment for the management and use of health information would undoubtedly hel…


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pHealth 2012

Pub. date
June 2012
Editors
Blobel, B., Pharow, P., Sousa, F.
Volume
177
Price
US$174 / €120 / £102
ISBN print
978-1-61499-068-0
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Microsystems, smart textiles, telemedicine, smart implants and sensor-controlled medical devices …


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Research into Spinal Deformities 8

Pub. date
July 2012
Editors
Kotwicki, T. , Grivas, Th.B.
Volume
176
Price
US$199 / €145 / £123
ISBN print
978-1-61499-066-6
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Idiopathic scoliosis remains a fascinating and enigmatic disease, and research in the area of spi…


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HealthGrid Applications and Technologies Meet Science Gateways for Life Sciences

Pub. date
May 2012
Editors
Gesing, S., Glatard, T., Krüger, J., Delgado Olabarriaga, S., Solomonides, T., Silverstein, J.C., Montagnat, J., Gaignard, A., Krefting, D.
Volume
175
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-053-6
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

The integration of grid, cloud and other e-infrastructures into the fields of biology, bioinforma…


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Large Scale Projects in eHealth

Pub. date
April 2012
Editors
Blobel, B., Engelbrecht, R., Shifrin, M.A.
Volume
174
Price
US$145 / €100 / £85
ISBN print
978-1-61499-051-2
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

The efficient and effective delivery of healthcare requires accurate and relevant methodologies; …


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 19

Pub. date
February 2012
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Westwood, S.W., Felländer-Tsai, L., Haluck, R.S., Robb, R.A., Senger, S., Vosburgh, K.G.
Volume
173
Price
US$232 / €160 / £136
ISBN print
978-1-61499-021-5
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

A physician who is treating a patient confronts a complex and incompletely understood living syst…


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Advancing Cancer Education and Healthy Living in Our Communities

Pub. date
August 2012
Editors
Quintana, Y., Van Kirk Villalobos, A., May, D.
Volume
172
Price
US$152 / €105 / £89
ISBN print
978-1-61499-087-1
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Over half the deaths from disease in the world are now due to just four chronic conditions – di…


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Data Mining to Determine Risk in Medical Decisions

Pub. date
November 2011
Author
Cerrito, P.B.
Volume
171
Price
US$174 / €120
ISBN print
978-1-60750-838-0
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Decisions regarding the risks involved in medical treatments must belong to patients and their ph…


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Transatlantic Cooperation Surrounding Health Related Information and Communication Technology

Pub. date
August 2011
Editor
De Moor, G.J.E.
Volume
170
Price
US$152 / €105
ISBN print
978-1-60750-809-0
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Cooperation Surrounding Health Related Information and Com…


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User Centred Networked Health Care

Pub. date
August 2011
Editors
Moen, A., Andersen, S.K., Aarts, J., Hurlen, P.
Volume
169
Price
US$319 / €220
ISBN print
978-1-60750-805-2
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health

This volume of Studies in Health Technology and Informatics - User Centred Networked Health Care …


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Health Informatics: The Transformative Power of Innovation

Pub. date
August 2011
Editors
Hansen, D.P., Maeder, A.J., Schaper, L.K.
Volume
168
Price
US$152 / €105
ISBN print
978-1-60750-790-1
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health, Medical Informatics

Australia has a long history of involvement in the progress of health informatics, and Australian…


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Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2011

Pub. date
June 2011
Editors
Wiederhold, B.K., Bouchard, S., Riva, G.
Volume
167
Price
US$152 / €105
ISBN print
978-1-60750-765-9
Subject
Biochemistry, Molecular, Cell, Medicine & Health

The field of cybertherapy is becoming more widely accepted and implemented worldwide. The advanta…


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Patient Safety Informatics

Pub. date
May 2011
Editors
Koutkias, V., Niès, J., Jensen, S., Maglaveras, N., Beuscart, R.
Volume
166
Price
US$174 / €120
ISBN print
978-1-60750-739-0
Subject
Medicine & Health, Rehabilitation & Assistive Technology

Improving patient safety and the quality of healthcare poses many challenges, and information tec…


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e-Health Across Borders Without Boundaries

Pub. date
April 2011
Editors
Stoicu-Tivadar, L., Blobel, B., Marcun, T., Orel, A.
Volume
165
Price
US$152 / €105
ISBN print
978-1-60750-734-5
Subject
Rehabilitation & Assistive Technology

In order to achieve and maintain cross-border interoperability of electronic health records syste…


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International Perspectives in Health Informatics

Pub. date
February 2011
Editors
Borycki, E.M., Bartle-Clar, J.A., Househ, M.S., Kuziemsky, C.E., Schraa, E.G.
Volume
164
Price
US$195 / €145
ISBN print
978-1-60750-708-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Health information systems are now widely used around the world to raise the quality of healthcar…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 18

Pub. date
February 2011
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Westwood, S.W., Felländer-Tsai, L., Haluck, R.S., Hoffman, H.M., Robb, R.A., Senger, S., Vosburgh, K.G.
Volume
163
Price
US$232 / €160
ISBN print
978-1-60750-705-5
Subject
Biochemistry, Molecular, Cell, Medicine & Health, Telemedicine

Since the debut of the Medicine Meets Virtual Reality (MMVR) conference in 1992, MMVR has served …


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Biological Petri Nets

Pub. date
March 2011
Editor
Wingender, E.
Volume
162
Price
US$174 / €120
ISBN print
978-1-60750-703-1
Subject
Biochemistry, Molecular, Cell

It was suggested some years ago that Petri nets might be well suited to modeling metabolic networ…


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Global Telehealth

Pub. date
November 2010
Editors
Smith, A.C., Maeder, A.J.
Volume
161
Price
US$152 / €105
ISBN print
978-1-60750-658-4
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Telehealth – the delivery of health services and clinical information from a distance – has r…


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MEDINFO 2010

Pub. date
September 2010
Editors
Safran, C., Reti, S., Marin, H.F.
Volume
160
Price
US$395 / €325
ISBN print
978-1-60750-587-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

IMIA’s Medinfo 2010 conference in Cape Town, the first to be held in Africa, focuses on the nee…


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Healthgrid Applications and Core Technologies

Pub. date
June 2010
Editors
Solomonides, T., Blanquer, I., Breton, V., Glatard, T., Legré, Y.
Volume
159
Price
US$174 / €120
ISBN print
978-1-60750-582-2
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book presents the proceedings of HealthGrid 2010, the latest in the annual open forum for th…


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Research into Spinal Deformities 7

Pub. date
July 2010
Editors
Aubin, C.-E., Stokes, I.A.F., Labelle, H., Moreau, A.
Volume
158
Price
US$174 / €120
ISBN print
978-1-60750-572-3
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

In choosing Montreal for its 8th biennial meeting, the International Research Society of Spinal D…


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Information Technology in Health Care: Socio-Technical Approaches 2010

Pub. date
June 2010
Editors
Nøhr, C., Aarts, J.
Volume
157
Price
US$152 / €105
ISBN print
978-1-60750-568-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Ten years ago, two landmark reports were published by the Institute of Medicine on human error in…


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Medical and Care Compunetics 6

Pub. date
June 2010
Editors
Bos, L., Blobel, B., Benton, S., Carroll, D.
Volume
156
Price
US$167 / €115
ISBN print
978-1-60750-564-8
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Medical and care compunetics is the field which deals with the social, societal and ethical impli…


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Seamless Care – Safe Care

Pub. date
June 2010
Editors
Hvannberg, E.Þ., Gunnarsdóttir, V.
Volume
155
Price
US$152 / €105
ISBN print
978-1-60750-562-4
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book contains the proceedings of the Tenth European Federation for Medical Informatics (EFMI…


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Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2010

Pub. date
June 2010
Editors
Wiederhold, B.K., Riva, G., Kim, S.I.
Volume
154
Price
US$167 / €115
ISBN print
978-1-60750-560-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Healthcare systems around the world are moving towards a quantum shift in care delivery. As costs…


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Engineering the System of Healthcare Delivery

Pub. date
May 2010
Editors
Rouse, W.B., Cortese, D.A.
Volume
153
Price
US$210 / €145
ISBN print
978-1-60750-532-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

As the United States continues to debate reform of its healthcare system, this book argues that p…


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Basic Engineering for Medics and Biologists

Pub. date
May 2010
Editors
Lee, T.C., Niederer, P.F.
Volume
152
Price
US$94 / €65
ISBN print
978-1-60750-526-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Developments in bioengineering and medical technology have led to spectacular progress in clinica…


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Health Informatics

Pub. date
February 2010
Editors
Hovenga, E.J.S., Kidd, M.R., Garde, S., Hullin Lucay Cossio, C.
Volume
151
Price
US$232 / €160
ISBN print
978-1-60750-092-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The field of health informatics (or medical informatics as it is sometimes called) is still a rel…


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Medical Informatics in a United and Healthy Europe

Pub. date
August 2009
Editors
Adlassnig, K.-P., Masic, I., Medical Informatics in a United and Healthy Europe, Mantas, J.
Volume
150
Price
US$319 / €220
ISBN print
978-1-60750-044-5
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This volume contains the proceedings of the Twenty-second International Conference on Medical Inf…


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Strategy for the Future of Health

Pub. date
September 2009
Editor
Bushko, R.G.
Volume
149
Price
US$195 / €145
ISBN print
978-1-60750-050-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Bringing together some of the strongest and most advanced voices in the field of medicine and tec…


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Detection and Prevention of Adverse Drug Events

Pub. date
September 2009
Editors
Beuscart, R., Hackl, W., Nøhr, C.
Volume
148
Price
US$153 / €105
ISBN print
978-1-60750-043-8
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

When someone enters hospital for examination or treatment, is given a doctor’s prescription, re…


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Healthgrid Research, Innovation and Business Case

Pub. date
June 2009
Editors
Solomonides, T., Hofman-Apitius, M., Freudigmann, M., Semler, S.C., Legré, Y., Kratz, M.
Volume
147
Price
US$167 / €115
ISBN print
978-1-60750-027-8
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

HealthGrid 2009 is the seventh meeting of this open forum for the integration of grid technologie…


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Connecting Health and Humans

Pub. date
June 2009
Editors
Saranto, K., Flatley Brennan, P., Park, H-A., Tallberg, M., Ensio, A.
Volume
146
Price
US$276 / €190
ISBN print
978-1-60750-024-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The proceedings of the 10th International Nursing Informatics Congress (NI2009) offers a wide ran…


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Advanced Technologies in Rehabilitation

Pub. date
June 2009
Editors
Gaggioli, A., Keshner, E.A., Weiss, P.L., Riva, G.
Volume
145
Price
US$167 / €115
ISBN print
978-1-60750-018-6
Subject
Rehabilitation & Assistive Technology

The goal of this book is to bring together ideas from several different disciplines in order to e…


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Annual Review of Cybertherapy and Telemedicine 2009

Pub. date
June 2009
Editors
Wiederhold, B.K., Riva, G.
Volume
144
Price
US$167 / €115
ISBN print
978-1-60750-017-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health, Telemedicine

Cybertherapy – the provision of healthcare services using advanced technologies – can help im…


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Advances in Information Technology and Communication in Health

Pub. date
February 2009
Editor
McDaniel, J.G.
Volume
143
Price
US$225 / €155
ISBN print
978-1-58603-979-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The topics of Advances in Information Technology and Communication in Health, the proceedings of …


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 17

Pub. date
January 2009
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Westwood, S.W., Haluck, R.S., Hoffman, H.M., Mogel, G.T., Phillips, R., Robb, R.A., Vosburgh, K.G.
Volume
142
Price
US$218 / €150
ISBN print
978-1-58603-964-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The 17th annual Medicine Meets Virtual Reality (MMVR17) was held January 19-22, 2009, in Long Bea…


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Collaborative Patient Centred eHealth

Pub. date
October 2008
Editors
Bellon, J., De Clercq, E., De Moor, G., Foulon, M., Van Der Lei, J.
Volume
141
Price
US$145 / €100
ISBN print
978-1-58603-922-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health, Telemedicine

In Medical Informatics three types of processes play a central role: organizational, patient-rela…


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Research into Spinal Deformities 6

Pub. date
September 2008
Editor
Dangerfield, P.
Volume
140
Price
US$203 / €140
ISBN print
978-1-58603-888-5
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

2008 could be viewed as a time of potentially exciting breakthroughs in our understanding of the …


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Computer-based Medical Guidelines and Protocols: A Primer and Current Trends

Pub. date
July 2008
Editors
Ten Teije, A., Miksch, S., Lucas, P.
Volume
139
Price
US$165 / €115
ISBN print
978-1-58603-873-1
Subject
Artificial Intelligence, Computer & Communication Sciences, Computer Science, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book brings together results from different branches of computer science (in particular, art…


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Global Healthgrid: e-Science Meets Biomedical Informatics

Pub. date
June 2008
Editors
Solomonides, T., Silverstein, J.C., Saltz, J., Legré, Y., Kratz, M., Foster, I., Breton, V., Beck, J.R.
Volume
138
Price
US$160 / €110
ISBN print
978-1-58603-874-8
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

HealthGrid 2008 is the sixth conference in this series of open forums for the integration of grid…


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Medical and Care Compunetics 5

Pub. date
June 2008
Editors
Bos, L., Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Marsh, A., Carroll, D.
Volume
137
Price
US$224 / €160
ISBN print
978-1-58603-868-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Medical and Care Compunetics 5 accompanies the fifth annual ICMCC Event, which is one of the lead…


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eHealth Beyond the Horizon - Get IT There

Pub. date
May 2008
Editors
Andersen, S.K., Klein, M.C.A., Schulz, S., Aarts, J., Mazzoleni, M.C.
Volume
136
Price
US$308 / €220
ISBN print
978-1-58603-864-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The first part of the MIE 2008 conference theme – eHealth Beyond the Horizon – highlights the…


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The Conservative Scoliosis Treatment

Pub. date
March 2008
Editor
Grivas, Th.B.
Volume
135
Price
US$196 / €140
ISBN print
978-1-58603-842-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This is the first of a series of Instructional Course Lectures (ICL) books of the International S…


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eHealth: Combining Health Telematics, Telemedicine, Biomedical Engineering and Bioinformatics to the Edge

Pub. date
March 2008
Editors
Blobel, B., Pharow, P., Nerlich, M.
Volume
134
Price
US$161 / €115
ISBN print
978-1-58603-835-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Current demographic, economic and social conditions which developed countries are faced with requ…


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Medicine Meets Engineering

Pub. date
March 2008
Editors
Hammer, J., Nerlich, M., Dendorfer, S.
Volume
133
Price
US$161 / €115
ISBN print
978-1-58603-828-1
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Biomedical Engineering is defined as the science that integrates medical and engineering sciences…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 16

Pub. date
January 2008
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Haluck, R.S., Hoffman, H.M., Mogel, G.T., Phillips, R., Robb, R.A., Vosburgh, K.G.
Volume
132
Price
US$224 / €160
ISBN print
978-1-58603-822-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

We humans are tribal, grouping ourselves by a multitude of criteria: physical, intellectual, poli…


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Current Principles and Practices of Telemedicine and e-Health

Pub. date
February 2008
Editor
Latifi, R.
Volume
131
Price
US$161 / €115
ISBN print
978-1-58603-806-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book represents the most current development on the expanding and changing field of telemedi…


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Information Technology in Health Care 2007

Pub. date
July 2007
Editors
Coiera, E., Westbrook, J.I., Callen, J.L., Aarts, J.
Volume
130
Price
US$150 / €115
ISBN print
978-1-58603-777-2
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Early studies of health information system failures identified the central role of the human, soc…


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MEDINFO 2007

Pub. date
August 2007
Editors
Kuhn, K.A., Warren, J.R., Leong, T.-Y.
Volume
129
Price
US$377 / €290
ISBN print
978-1-58603-774-1
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The theme of Medinfo2007 is “Building Sustainable Health Systems”. Particular foci are health…


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Nursing Informatics 2020: Towards Defining our own Future

Pub. date
July 2007
Editors
Murray, P., Park, H-A., Erdley, W.S., Kim, J.
Volume
128
Price
US$124 / €95
ISBN print
978-1-58603-772-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

"I would recommend this book to both nursing informatics students and nursing informatics special…


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Medical and Care Compunetics 4

Pub. date
May 2007
Editors
Bos, L., Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics
Volume
127
Price
US$183 / €126
ISBN print
978-1-58603-751-2
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The role of ICMCC with regards to patient-related ICT has become obvious with the start of the Re…


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From Genes to Personalized HealthCare: Grid Solutions for the Life Sciences

Pub. date
April 2007
Editors
Jacq, N., Legré, Y., Muller, H., Blanquer, I., Breton, V., Hausser, D., Hernández, V., Solomonides, T., Hofman-Apitius, M.
Volume
126
Price
US$223 / €154
ISBN print
978-1-58603-738-3
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The main focus of this publication is on technologies, solutions and requirements that interest t…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 15

Pub. date
January 2007
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Haluck, R.S., Hoffman, H.M., Mogel, G.T., Phillips, R., Robb, R.A., Vosburgh, K.G.
Volume
125
Price
US$223 / €154
ISBN print
978-1-58603-713-0
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Our culture is obsessed with design. Sometimes designers can fuse utility and fantasy to make the…


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Ubiquity: Technologies for Better Health in Aging Societies

Pub. date
August 2006
Editors
Hasman, A., Haux, R., Van Der Lei, J., De Clercq, E., Roger France, F.H.
Volume
124
Price
US$255 / €176
ISBN print
978-1-58603-647-8
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Information technology helps to improve the quality of health care by disseminating and systemati…


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Research into Spinal Deformities 5

Pub. date
June 2006
Editors
Uyttendaele, D., Dangerfield, P.H.
Volume
123
Price
US$239 / €165
ISBN print
978-1-58603-630-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This publication covers many different fields of research from genetics and molecular biology to …


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Consumer-Centered Computer-Supported Care for Healthy People

Pub. date
June 2006
Editors
Park, H-A., Murray, P., Delaney, C.
Volume
122
Price
US$255 / €176
ISBN print
978-1-58603-622-5
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

“I would seriously recommend that this book – in text form – should be available in all nur…


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Medical and Care Compunetics 3

Pub. date
May 2006
Editors
Bos, L., Roa, L., Yogesan, K., O'Connell, B., Marsh, A., Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics
Volume
121
Price
US$206 / €142
ISBN print
978-1-58603-620-1
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This publication covers aspects concerning information supply to patient and professional; electr…


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Challenges and Opportunities of Healthgrids

Pub. date
May 2006
Editors
Hernández, V., Blanquer, I., Solomonides, T., Breton, V., Legré, Y.
Volume
120
Price
US$206 / €142
ISBN print
978-1-58603-617-1
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Medicine & Health

The contributions of this publication follow mainly five main topics: Medical Imaging on the Grid…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 14

Pub. date
January 2006
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Haluck, R.S., Hoffman, H.M., Mogel, G.T., Phillips, R., Robb, R.A., Vosburgh, K.G.
Volume
119
Price
US$215 / €148
ISBN print
978-1-58603-583-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Machine intelligence will eclipse human intelligence within the next few decades - extrapolating …


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Future of Intelligent and Extelligent Health Environment

Pub. date
November 2005
Editor
Bushko, R.G.
Volume
118
Price
US$171 / €118
ISBN print
978-1-58603-571-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The technology on our body, in our body and all around us enhances our health and well-being from…


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Personalised Health Management Systems

Pub. date
October 2005
Editors
Nugent, C., McCullagh, P.J., McAdams, E.T., Lymberis, A.
Volume
117
Price
US$151 / €104
ISBN print
978-1-58603-565-5
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Information Sciences, Medical Informatics, Rehabilitation & Assistive Technology, Telemedicine

The development and advancement of personalised health management systems requires the considerat…


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Connecting Medical Informatics and Bio-Informatics

Pub. date
August 2005
Editors
Engelbrecht, R., Geissbuhler, A., Lovis, C., Mihalas, G.
Volume
116
Price
US$255 / €176
ISBN print
978-1-58603-549-5
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

A wide spectrum of actual topics in bio-informatics, including both medical and bio-medical infor…


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Regional Health Economies and ICT Services

Pub. date
August 2005
Editors
Saranummi, N., Piggott, D., Katehakis, D.G., Tsiknakis, M., Bernstein, K.
Volume
115
Price
US$144 / €99
ISBN print
978-1-58603-538-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

An important trend throughout Europe is a move towards more involvement of patients or citizens i…


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Medical and Care Compunetics 2

Pub. date
May 2005
Editors
Bos, L., Laxminarayan, S., Marsh, A.
Volume
114
Price
US$171 / €118
ISBN print
978-1-58603-520-4
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The International Council on Medical and Care Compunetics (ICMCC) wants to emphasize the computin…


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Plaque Imaging: Pixel to Molecular Level

Pub. date
May 2005
Editors
Suri, J.S., Yuan, C., Wilson, D.L., Laxminarayan, S.
Volume
113
Price
US$206 / €142
ISBN print
978-1-58603-516-7
Subject
Artificial Intelligence, Biochemistry, Molecular, Cell, Cancer Research, Computer Science, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health, Neurosciences

Coronary disease is the number one cause of death in the United States and the Western world and …


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From Grid to Healthgrid

Pub. date
March 2005
Editors
Solomonides, T., McClatchey, R., Breton, V., Legré, Y., Nørager, S.
Volume
112
Price
US$171 / €118
ISBN print
978-1-58603-510-5
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This publication provides a forum for projects in the medical, biological and biomedical domains …


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 13

Pub. date
January 2005
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Haluck, R.S., Hoffman, H.M., Mogel, G.T., Phillips, R., Robb, R.A., Vosburgh, K.G.
Volume
111
Price
US$215 / €148
ISBN print
978-1-58603-498-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Magical describes conditions that are outside our understanding of cause and effect. What cannot …


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Health Continuum and Data Exchange in Belgium and in the Netherlands

Pub. date
November 2004
Editors
Roger France, F.H., De Clercq, E., De Moor, G., Van Der Lei, J.
Volume
110
Price
US$136 / €94
ISBN print
978-1-58603-487-0
Subject
Biochemistry, Molecular, Cell, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book describes a follow up of research projects and the development of standards for “e-He…


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Global Health Informatics Education

Pub. date
August 2004
Editors
Hovenga, E.J.S., Mantas, J.
Volume
109
Price
US$206 / €142
ISBN print
978-1-58603-454-2
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Throughout the world, healthcare professionals often lack knowledge of the possibilities and limi…


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Wearable eHealth Systems for Personalised Health Management

Pub. date
August 2004
Editors
Lymberis, A., De Rossi, D.
Volume
108
Price
US$206 / €142
ISBN print
978-1-58603-449-8
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The new generation of wearable personal eHealth systems has to be affordable, user-friendly, “i…


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MEDINFO 2004

Pub. date
August 2004
Editors
Fieschi, M., Coiera, E., Li, Y.-C.J.
Volume
107
Price
US$463 / €319
ISBN print
978-1-58603-444-3
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

A fundamental challenge for medical informatics is to develop and apply better ways of understand…


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e-Health: Current Status and Future Trends

Pub. date
October 2004
Editor
Demiris, G.
Volume
106
Price
US$144 / €99
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978-1-58603-442-9
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

In this publication, e-health is defined as the use of advanced telecommunications such as the In…


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Transformation of Healthcare with Information Technologies

Pub. date
September 2004
Editors
Duplaga, M., Zieliński, K., Ingram, D.
Volume
105
Price
US$206 / €142
ISBN print
978-1-58603-438-2
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The accession of new EU member states demands considerable effort on their part, aimed at develop…


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Establishing Telemedicine in Developing Countries: From Inception to Implementation

Pub. date
July 2004
Editor
Latifi, R.
Volume
104
Price
US$175 / €121
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978-1-58603-423-8
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Medical and Care Compunetics 1

Pub. date
May 2004
Editors
Bos, L., Laxminarayan, S., Marsh, A.
Volume
103
Price
US$206 / €142
ISBN print
978-1-58603-431-3
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Information technology in medicine and healthcare has grown far beyond any expectations. Yet, the…


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Ontologies in Medicine

Pub. date
May 2004
Editor
Pisanelli, D.M.
Volume
102
Price
US$181 / €125
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978-1-58603-418-4
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

It is generally acknowledged by the scientific community that ontologies may give a significant c…


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Computer-based Support for Clinical Guidelines and Protocols

Pub. date
March 2004
Editors
Kaiser, K., Miksch, S., Tu, S.W.
Volume
101
Price
US$144 / €99
ISBN print
978-1-58603-412-2
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

In recent years, guidelines and protocols have gained support as the vehicles for promoting best …


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E-Health

Pub. date
September 2004
Editors
Iakovidis, I., Wilson, P., Healy, J.C.
Volume
100
Price
US$144 / €99
ISBN print
978-1-58603-448-1
Subject
Computer & Communication Sciences, Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This publication provides health ministers and the health public sector in general with validated…


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Cybertherapy

Pub. date
April 2004
Editors
Riva, G., Botella, C., Légeron, P., Optale, G.
Volume
99
Price
US$171 / €118
ISBN print
978-1-58603-411-5
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Cybertherapy, the integration of telehealth technologies with the Internet and shared virtual rea…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 12

Pub. date
January 2004
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Haluck, R.S., Hoffman, H.M., Mogel, G.T., Phillips, R., Robb, R.A.
Volume
98
Price
US$206 / €142
ISBN print
978-1-58603-404-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The Medicine Meets Virtual Reality conference is a leading forum for surgical simulation and its …


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Integration of Health Telematics into Medical Practice

Pub. date
October 2003
Editors
Schächinger, U., Nerlich, M.
Volume
97
Price
US$141 / €97
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978-1-58603-375-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book addresses very different subjects from research to practice and from medicine to inform…


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Advanced Health Telematics and Telemedicine

Pub. date
June 2003
Editors
Blobel, B., Pharow, P.
Volume
96
Price
US$168 / €116
ISBN print
978-1-58603-350-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

In this publication, leading experts present all the different aspects to be met for practically …


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The New Navigators: from Professionals to Patients

Pub. date
April 2003
Editors
Baud, R., Fieschi, M., Le Beux, P., Ruch, P.
Volume
95
Price
US$281 / €194
ISBN print
978-1-58603-347-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

In a developing information society, the members of the European Federation for Medical Informati…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 11

Pub. date
January 2003
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Hoffman, H.M., Mogel, G.T., Phillips, R., Robb, R.A., Stredney, D.
Volume
94
Price
US$203 / €140
ISBN print
978-1-58603-320-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The Proceedings of the 11th annual. Medicine Meets Virtual Reality conference provides current re…


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E-Health in Belgium and in the Netherlands

Pub. date
November 2002
Editors
Roger France, F.H., De Clercq, E., Hasman, A., De Moor, G.
Volume
93
Price
US$80 / €80
ISBN print
978-1-58603-313-2
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The MIC (Medische Informatica Congres, Medical Informatics Congress) has a long tradition in Belg…


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Information Technology Business Models for Quality Health Care: An EU/US Dialogue

Pub. date
December 2002
Editors
Krishna, S., Balas, E.A., Boren, S.A.
Volume
92
Price
US$97 / €88
ISBN print
978-1-58603-307-1
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book consists of presentations made at the conference held on May 14-15, 2002 at the Univers…


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Research into Spinal Deformities 4

Pub. date
December 2002
Editor
Grivas, Th.B.
Volume
91
Price
US$140 / €127
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978-1-58603-289-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The extended essays of the papers and posters presented at meeting of the International Research …


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Health Data in the Information Society

Pub. date
August 2002
Editors
Surján, G., Engelbrecht, R., McNair, P.
Volume
90
Price
US$153 / €139
ISBN print
978-1-58603-279-1
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

MIE 2002 is the XVIIth international conference of the European Federation of Medical Informatics…


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Analysis, Design and Implementation of Secure and Interoperable Distributed Health Information Systems

Pub. date
September 2002
Author
Blobel, B.
Volume
89
Price
US$116 / €105
ISBN print
978-1-58603-277-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book is an introduction into methodology and practice of analysis, design and implementation…


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Research into Spinal Deformities 3

Pub. date
August 2002
Editors
Tanguy, A., Peuchot, B.
Volume
88
Price
US$140 / €127
ISBN print
978-1-58603-266-1
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This volume represents the proceedings of the third biannual meeting of the International Researc…


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Electronic Health Records and Communication for Better Health Care

Pub. date
June 2002
Editor
Mennerat, F.
Volume
87
Price
US$92 / €83
ISBN print
978-1-58603-253-1
Subject
Electronics/Mechanics

The annual EuroRec Working Conference has become the traditional gathering of all the partners in…


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Case Mix: Global Views, Local Actions

Pub. date
January 2001
Editors
Roger France, F.H., Mertens, I., Closon, M.C., Hofdijk, J.
Volume
86
Price
US$97 / €88
ISBN print
978-1-58603-217-3
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Diagnosis Related Groups (DRGs) were the first health management tool to group patients in clinic…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 02/10

Pub. date
January 2002
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Hoffman, H.M., Robb, R.A., Stredney, D.
Volume
85
Price
US$140 / €127
ISBN print
978-1-58603-203-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The book offers papers on many aspects of electronic technology in healthcare. Core areas are ima…


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MedInfo 2001

Pub. date
January 2001
Editors
Patel, V., Rogers, R., Haux, R.
Volume
84
Price
US$303 / €275
ISBN print
978-1-58603-194-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

As we are in the year 2002, the concept of a “networked global health” society is progressive…


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Computer-Based Support for Clinical Guidelines and Protocols

Pub. date
January 2001
Editors
Heller, B., Löffler, M., Musen, M., Stefanelli, M.
Volume
83
Price
US$97 / €88
ISBN print
978-1-58603-193-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book is a compilation of papers presented at the First European Workshop for Guidelines and …


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Towards a European Framework for Education and Training in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

Pub. date
January 2001
Editor
Kolitsi, Z.
Volume
82
Price
US$90 / €81
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978-1-58603-151-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Mutual recognition of professionals is a pre-requisite for the ful-
fillment of European Uni…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 2001

Pub. date
January 2001
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Hoffman, H.M., Mogel, G.T., Stredney, D.
Volume
81
Price
US$120 / €109
ISBN print
978-1-58603-143-5
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Since 1992, the Medicine Meets Virtual Reality onference series has gathered physicians, computer…


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Future of Health Technology

Pub. date
March 2002
Editor
Bushko, R.G.
Volume
80
Price
US$104 / €94
ISBN print
978-1-58603-091-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Health technology becomes the center of healthcare systems strategic planning process. Developing…


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Advanced Infrastructures for Future Healthcare

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Marsh, A., Grandinetti, L., Kauranne, T.
Volume
79
Price
US$128 / €116
ISBN print
978-1-58603-095-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Healthcare is a major candidate for improvement in any vision of the kinds of "information highwa…


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European Neurological Network

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Paiva, T., Penzel, T.
Volume
78
Price
US$120 / €109
ISBN print
978-1-58603-084-1
Subject
Neurosciences

Neurological disorders are high global burden disorders due to their chronic evolution, associate…


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Medical Infobahn for Europe

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Hasman, A., Prokosch, H.U., Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Dudeck, J., Gell, G., Engelbrecht, R.
Volume
77
Price
US$167 / €151
ISBN print
978-1-58603-063-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The challenge of this century is to develop and introduce information technology for the improvem…


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Information Technology Strategies from the United States and the European Union

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Balas, E.A., Boren, S.A., Brown, G.D.
Volume
76
Price
US$82 / €74
ISBN print
978-1-58603-054-4
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Clinical and biomedical research production is rapidly growing, but delivery to practitioners rem…


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Case Studies of Security Problems and their Solutions

Pub. date
January 2000
Editor
Klein, M.C.A.
Volume
75
Price
US$90 / €81
ISBN print
978-1-58603-050-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The SIREN project was established by the Health Telematics Programme of the European Commission i…


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A Legal Framework for Security in European Health Care Telematics

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Rienhoff, O., Laske, C., Van Eecke, P., Wenzlaff, P., Piccolo, U.
Volume
74
Price
US$84 / €76
ISBN print
978-1-58603-049-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The importance of health care is obvious, and so are the advantages that information and communic…


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WISECARE Work flow Information Systems for European nursing CARE

Pub. date
January 2000
Editor
Sermeus, W.
Volume
73
Price
US$90 / €81
ISBN print
978-1-58603-048-3
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The way telematics and information technology is used for the management of oncology care is the …


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User Acceptance of Health Telematics Applications

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Iakovidis, I., Maglavera, S., Trakatellis, A.
Volume
72
Price
US$97 / €88
ISBN print
978-1-58603-033-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book discusses the acceptance of telematics applications by healthcare professionals. It foc…


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Mathematical Modelling in Medicine

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Ottesen, J.T., Danielsen, M.
Volume
71
Price
US$97 / €88
ISBN print
978-1-58603-026-1
Subject
Biochemistry, Molecular, Cell, Medicine & Health

Based on the conference Mathematical Modelling in Medicine some of the leading researchers, educa…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality 2000

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Hoffman, H.M., Mogel, G.T., Stredney, D., Robb, R.A.
Volume
70
Price
US$123 / €112
ISBN print
978-1-58603-014-8
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book provides an innovative international forum for the researchers, developers, and practit…


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Security Standards for Healthcare Information Systems

Pub. date
July 2002
Editors
Allaert, F.-A., Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Louwerse, C.P., Barber, E.B.
Volume
69
Price
US$116 / €105
ISBN print
978-1-58603-000-1
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Within the European Union's "Information Society Initiative in Standardisation", several partners…


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Medical Informatics Europe ’99

Pub. date
January 1999
Editors
Kokol, P., Zupan, B., Stare, J., Premik, M., Engelbrecht, R.
Volume
68
Price
US$173 / €157
ISBN print
978-0-9673355-1-3
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book reflects the “state of the art” on medical informatics. It presents many new and ex…


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Building Regional Health Care Networks in Europe

Pub. date
January 2000
Editors
Oates, J., Bjerregaard Jensen, H.
Volume
67
Price
US$82 / €74
ISBN print
978-0-9673355-9-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book is the brain-child of a group of leading organisations which have been involved in majo…


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Implementing Secure Healthcare Telematics Applications in Europe

Pub. date
January 2001
Editor
The ISHTAR Consortium,
Volume
66
Price
US$120 / €109
ISBN print
978-90-5199-489-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The ISHTAR project was one of the European Union's Fourth Framework projects in Health Telematics…


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Textbook in Health Informatics - A Nursing Perspective

Pub. date
November 2001
Editors
Mantas, J., Hasman, A.
Volume
65
Price
US$115 / €104
ISBN print
978-90-5199-488-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

‘Textbook in Health Informatics’ covers subjects addressed in the overall field of Health Inf…


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The Impact of Telemedicine on Health Care Management

Pub. date
January 1999
Editors
Nerlich, M., Kretschmer, R.
Volume
64
Price
US$103 / €93
ISBN print
978-90-5199-484-1
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Telemedicine has the potential to significantly alter structures, procedures, and eventually outc…


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Recommendations for International Action

Pub. date
January 1999
Authors
Rogers, R., Reardon, J.
Volume
63
Price
US$88 / €80
ISBN print
978-90-5199-482-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

A Global Information Society could bring enormous benefits to world health. Individuals could be …


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality

Pub. date
January 1999
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Hoffman, H.M., Robb, R., Stredney, D.
Volume
62
Price
US$119 / €108
ISBN print
978-90-5199-445-2
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

MMVR offers solutions for problems in clinical care through the phenomenally expanding potential …


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ICNP and Telematic Applications for Nurses in Europe

Pub. date
January 1999
Editor
Mortensen, R.A.
Volume
61
Price
US$97 / €87
ISBN print
978-90-5199-454-4
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

International Classification for Nursing Practice (ICNP) functions as a common language for nursi…


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Methodology and Clinical Applications of Blood Pressure and Heart Rate Analysis

Pub. date
January 1999
Editors
Di Rienzo, M., Mancia, G., Parati, G., Pedotti, A., Zanchetti, A.
Volume
60
Price
US$107 / €97
ISBN print
978-90-5199-436-0
Subject
Haematology, Medicine & Health

This is the fourth book in a series dealing with the methodological aspects of comptuer analysis …


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Research into Spinal Deformities 2

Pub. date
January 1999
Editor
Stokes, I.A.F.
Volume
59
Price
US$130 / €118
ISBN print
978-90-5199-430-8
Subject
Neurosciences

This book contains the extended abstracts of 90 papers and posters presented at the 2nd Biannual …


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Virtual Environments in Clinical Psychology and Neuroscience

Pub. date
January 1998
Editors
Riva, G., Wiederhold, B.K., Molinari, E.
Volume
58
Price
US$95 / €86
ISBN print
978-90-5199-429-2
Subject
Medicine & Health

Virtual Reality (VR) offers the potential to develop human testing and training environments that…


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Health and Medical Informatics Education in Europe

Pub. date
January 2000
Editor
Mantas, J.
Volume
57
Price
US$73 / €66
ISBN print
978-90-5199-424-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

After the success of the first two books with the proceedings of the newly established series of …


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User Acceptance of Health Telematics Applications

Pub. date
January 1998
Editors
Iakovidis, I., Maglavera, S., Trakatellis, A.
Volume
56
Price
US$97 / €87
ISBN print
978-90-5199-415-5
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book contains examples of “convincing cases” that were selected from all over Europe and…


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Reference Information Model for Clinical Laboratories

Pub. date
January 1998
Editors
Goldschmidt, H.M.J., Cox, M.J.T., Grouls, R.J.E., Van De Laar, W.A.J.H., Van Merode, F.G.G.
Volume
55
Price
US$91 / €82
ISBN print
978-90-5199-414-8
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Handbook of Telemedicine

Pub. date
January 1999
Editors
Ferrer-Roca, O., Sosa-Iudicissa, M.
Volume
54
Price
US$102 / €92
ISBN print
978-90-5199-413-1
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Thesaurus of Health Informatics

Pub. date
January 1998
Editors
Sievert, M.C., Moxley, D.E., Ogg, N.J., Patrick, T.B.
Volume
53
Price
US$39 / €37
ISBN print
978-90-5199-408-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The creation of a thesaurus de novo is always a daunting task, especially in such a multidiscipli…


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Medinfo ‘98

Pub. date
January 1999
Editors
Cesnik, B., McCray, A.T., Scherrer, J.-R.
Volume
52
Price
US$267 / €242
ISBN print
978-90-5199-407-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

As we approach the year 2000, the concept of a global health networked society is progressively b…


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Advances in Health Telematics Education: A Nightingale Perspective

Pub. date
January 1998
Editor
Mantas, J.
Volume
51
Price
US$104 / €94
ISBN print
978-90-5199-389-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The NIGHTINGALE Project, which started on the 1st of January, 1996, after the approval of the Eur…


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality

Pub. date
January 1998
Editors
Westwood, J.D., Hoffman, H.M., Stredney, D., Weghorst, S.J.
Volume
50
Price
US$119 / €108
ISBN print
978-90-5199-386-8
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Medicine is Art
Medicine is supported by Science
Medicine is enabled by Technology
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Health Cards '97

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Van Den Broek, L., Sikkel, A.J.
Volume
49
Price
US$105 / €95
ISBN print
978-90-5199-379-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Gerontechnology

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Graafmans, J., Taipale, V., Charness, N.
Volume
48
Price
US$131 / €119
ISBN print
978-90-5199-367-7
Subject
Ergonomics, Rehabilitation & Assistive Technology

This publication is concerned with gerontechnology - the study of technology and ageing with the …


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Syntactic-Semantic Tagging of Medical Texts: The Multi-TALE project

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Ceusters, W., Spijns, P., De Moor, G., Martin, W.
Volume
47
Price
US$92 / €83
ISBN print
978-90-5199-384-4
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Nursing Informatics '97

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Gerdin, U., Wainwright, P., Tallberg, M.
Volume
46
Price
US$146 / €132
ISBN print
978-90-5199-362-2
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book reflects the evolution of a vibrant discipline in its chosen. The Impact of Nursing Kno…


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New Technologies in Hospital Information Systems

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Dudeck, J., Lordieck, W., Bürkle, T., Studies in Health Technology and Informatics
Volume
45
Price
US$105 / €95
ISBN print
978-90-5199-363-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The book 'New Technologies in Hospital Information Systems' is launched by the European Telematic…


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Virtual Reality in Neuro-psycho-physiology

Pub. date
January 1997
Editor
Riva, G.
Volume
44
Price
US$78 / €69
ISBN print
978-90-5199-364-6
Subject
Biochemistry, Molecular, Cell, Medicine & Health

To create successful health care applications with today's virtual environments, we must begin by…


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Medical Informatics Europe '97

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Pappas, C., Maglaveras, N., Scherrer, J.-R.
Volume
43
Price
US$207 / €143
ISBN print
978-90-5199-343-1
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health

The late 1990s were an exciting time for the development of medical informatics, with technologic…


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Methodology for Assesment of Medical IT Based System

Pub. date
January 1997
Editor
Brender, J.
Volume
42
Price
US$90 / €81
ISBN print
978-90-5199-337-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

The book presents a user-oriented methodology for formative (technology) assessment at the develo…


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Health Telematics Education

Pub. date
January 1997
Editor
Mantas, J.
Volume
41
Price
US$112 / €101
ISBN print
978-90-5199-329-5
Subject
Medicine & Health

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Bone Research In Biomechanics

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Lowet, G., Rüegsegger, P., Weinans, H., Meunier,
Volume
40
Price
US$99 / €90
ISBN print
978-90-5199-327-1
Subject
Medicine & Health

This book focuses on the structure of bone, and its consequences for the mechanical behaviour of …


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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Morgan, K.S., Weghorst, S.J., Hoffman, H.M., Stredney, D.
Volume
39
Price
US$119 / €108
ISBN print
978-90-5199-299-1
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

With the advent of telemedicine in the 1990s, the technological revolution in healthcare became i…


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ICNP in Europe: Telenurse

Pub. date
January 1997
Editor
Mortensen, R.A.
Volume
38
Price
US$109 / €99
ISBN print
978-90-5199-321-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book is dedicated to the promotion of the International Classification Nursing practice (ICN…


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Research into Spinal Deformities 1

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Sevastik, J.S., Diab, K.M.
Volume
37
Price
US$149 / €135
ISBN print
978-90-5199-308-0
Subject
Neurosciences

In this book the results of current multidisciplinary research on different aspects of spine defo…


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Internet, Telematics and Health

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Sosa-Iudicissa, M., Oliveri, N., Gamboa, C., Roberts, J.
Volume
36
Price
US$91 / €87
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978-90-5199-289-2
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book is the final result of a team effort involving a large number of international experts,…


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Frontiers of Blood Pressure and Heart Rate Analysis

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Di Rienzo, M., Mancia, G., Parati, G., Pedotti, A., Zanchetti, A.
Volume
35
Price
US$128 / €116
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978-90-5199-312-7
Subject
Haematology, Medicine & Health

An increasing number of studies indicate that the analysis of blood pressure and heart rate varia…


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Medical Informatics Europe '96

Pub. date
January 1996
Editors
Brender, J., Christensen, H.I., McNair, P.
Volume
34
Price
US$145 / €131
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978-90-5199-278-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Throughout the 1990s, technological advances brought about many changes in medical informatics, a…


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Data Security for Healthcare

Pub. date
January 1996
Editor
The SEISMED Consortium,
Volume
33
Price
US$73 / €66
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978-90-5199-266-3
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Data Security for Healthcare

Pub. date
January 1996
Editor
The SEISMED Consortium,
Volume
32
Price
US$152 / €138
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978-90-5199-265-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Data Security for Healthcare

Pub. date
January 1996
Editor
The SEISMED Consortium,
Volume
31
Price
US$85 / €77
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978-90-5199-264-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Contemporary Perspectives in Three-dimensional Biomedical Imaging

Pub. date
January 1997
Editors
Roux, C., Coatrieux, J.-L.
Volume
30
Price
US$140 / €127
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978-90-5199-260-1
Subject
Medicine & Health

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Medicine Meets Virtual Reality

Pub. date
January 1996
Editors
Weghorst, S.J., Sieburg, H.B., Morgan, K.S.
Volume
29
Price
US$119 / €108
ISBN print
978-90-5199-250-2
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Information Exchange for Medical Devices

Pub. date
January 1996
Editors
Pallikarakis, N., Anselmann, N., Pernice, A.
Volume
28
Price
US$116 / €105
ISBN print
979-90-5199-249-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Towards Security in Medical Telematics

Pub. date
January 1996
Editors
Barber, B., Treacher, A., Louwerse, K.
Volume
27
Price
US$119 / €108
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978-90-5199-246-5
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Telematics is offering a totally new scope for handling knowledge in the speed of its acquisition…


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Health Cards '95

Pub. date
January 1996
Editors
Köhler, C.O., Rienhoff, O., Schaefer, O.P.
Volume
26
Price
US$146 / €132
ISBN print
978-90-5199-245-8
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Education and Training for Health Informatics in Europe

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
Hasman, A., Albert, A., Wainwright, P., Klar, R., Sosa, M.
Volume
25
Price
US$104 / €94
ISBN print
978-90-5199-234-2
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

A European wide survey on the EDUCTRA (Education and Training in Health Informatics) Concerted Ac…


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Health in the New Communications Age

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
Ladeira, M.J., Laires, M.F., Christensen, H.I.
Volume
24
Price
US$146 / €132
ISBN print
978-90-5199-224-3
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book presents the state of the art and trends in Health Care Telematics, the valuable result…


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Health, Information Society and Developing Countries

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
Sosa-Iudicissa, M., Levett, J., Mandil, S., Beales, P.F.
Volume
23
Price
US$175 / €121
ISBN print
978-90-5199-226-7
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health

It is well understood that developing countries often have a wide spectrum of basic needs requiri…


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Healthcare Card Systems

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
Pernice, A., Doare, H., Rienhoff, O.
Volume
22
Price
US$85 / €77
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978-90-5199-225-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Systolic and Diastolic Function of the Heart

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
Ingels, N.B., Daughters, G.T., Baan, J., Covell, J.W., Reneman, R.S., Yin, F.C.-P.
Volume
21
Price
US$152 / €109
ISBN print
978-90-5199-211-3
Subject
Haematology, Medicine & Health

The book addresses the meaning of the systolic function and diastolic function, how these can bes…


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Telematics in Primary Care in Europe

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
De Maeseneer, J., Beolchi, L.
Volume
20
Price
US$85 / €77
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978-90-5199-209-0
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This publication starts with a description of telematics in primary healthcare in the nineties, f…


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Medical Imaging

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
Beolchi, L., Kuhn, M.
Volume
19
Price
US$126 / €114
ISBN print
978-90-5199-210-6
Subject
Biochemistry, Molecular, Cell, Medicine & Health

Image processing, compression, storage, retrieval and communication for healthcare are subject t…


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Interactive Technology and the New Paradigm for Healthcare

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
Satava, R.M., Morgan, K., Sieburg, H.B., Mattheus, R., Christensen, H.I.
Volume
18
Price
US$97 / €88
ISBN print
978-90-5199-201-4
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Assessment and Evaluation of Information Technologies in Medicine

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
Van Gennip, E.M.S.J., Talmon, J.L.
Volume
17
Price
US$114 / €103
ISBN print
978-90-5199-200-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

When information technologies began to be more widely applied in medicine, it became clear that …


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Health Telematics for Clinical Guidelines and Protocols

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
Gordon, C., Christensen, H.I.
Volume
16
Price
US$109 / €99
ISBN print
978-90-5199-199-4
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

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Threedimensional Analysis of Spinal Deformities

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
D'Amico, M., Merolli, A., Santambrogio, G.C.
Volume
15
Price
US$158 / €143
ISBN print
978-90-5199-181-9
Subject
Medicine & Health

Specific 3-D measurement techniques, based on optical or opto-electronic principles of image capt…


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Case-Based Telematic Systems

Pub. date
January 1994
Editors
Roger France, F.H., Noothoven Van Goor, J., Staer-Johansen, K.
Volume
14
Price
US$114 / €103
ISBN print
978-90-5199-182-6
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

A large number of medical information systems were already operational in 1994, and were being us…


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Computer Analysis of Cardiovascular Signals

Pub. date
January 1995
Editors
Di Rienzo, M., Mancia, G., Parati, G., Pedotti, A., Zanchetti, A.
Volume
13
Price
US$127 / €115
ISBN print
978-90-5199-158-1
Subject
Haematology, Medicine & Health

Over the last two decades, the analysis of blood pressure and heart rate variability has been inc…


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Knowledge and Decisions in Health Telematics

Pub. date
January 1994
Editors
Barahona, P., Christensen, H.I.
Volume
12
Price
US$116 / €105
ISBN print
978-90-5199-152-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Doctors have long been accustomed to relying on technical devices to support diagnostic decision…


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Low Vision

Pub. date
January 1994
Editors
Kooijman, A.C., Looijestijn, P.L., Welling, J.A., Van Der Wildt, G.J.
Volume
11
Price
US$158 / €143
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978-90-5199-144-4
Subject
Rehabilitation & Assistive Technology

Society places more demands on the seeing and processing of visual information than ever before. …


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Artificial Intelligence in Medicine

Pub. date
January 1993
Editors
Andreassen, S., Engelbrecht, R., Wyatt, J.
Volume
10
Price
US$141 / €128
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978-90-5199-141-3
Subject
Artificial Intelligence, Computer & Communication Sciences

Artificial Intelligence in medicine is a special field of Medical Informatics and deals with the …


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Rehabilitation Technology

Pub. date
January 1993
Editors
Ballabio, E., Placencia Porrero, I., Puig De La Bellacasa, R.
Volume
9
Price
US$140 / €127
ISBN print
978-90-5199-131-4
Subject
Rehabilitation & Assistive Technology

In 1991, The Commission of the European Community launched the Technology Initiative for Disabled…


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Open Systems in Medicine

Pub. date
January 1995
Editor
Fleck, E.
Volume
8
Price
US$142 / €129
ISBN print
978-90-5199-123-9
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

This book discusses information processing and communication in medicine, with the aim to improve…


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Advances in Biomedical Engineering

Pub. date
January 1993
Editors
Beneken, J.E.W., Thévenin, V.
Volume
7
Price
US$152 / €105
ISBN print
978-90-5199-119-2
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health

Despite the social and economic importance of biomedical and health research, it was not until 19…


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Progress in Standardization in Health Care Informatics

Pub. date
January 1993
Editors
De Moor, G., McDonald, C., Noothoven Van Goor, J.
Volume
6
Price
US$119 / €108
ISBN print
978-90-5199-114-7
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

In Europe, standardization activities in healthcare informatics officially started in the ninetie…


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Electrophysiological Kinesiology

Pub. date
January 1993
Editor
Pedotti, A.
Volume
5
Price
US$158 / €143
ISBN print
978-90-5199-095-9
Subject
Electronics/Mechanics

Technological advances in the study of neuromotor control in the 1990s led to many new diagnostic…


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Blood Pressure and Heart Rate Variability

Pub. date
January 1993
Editors
Di Rienzo, M., Mancia, G., Parati, G., Pedotti, A., Zanchetti, A.
Volume
4
Price
US$134 / €121
ISBN print
978-90-5199-077-5
Subject
Haematology, Medicine & Health

Technological progress has allowed us to develop devices which make it possible to record blood p…


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Gerontechnology

Pub. date
January 1992
Editors
Bouma, H., Graafmans, J.
Volume
3
Price
US$116 / €105
ISBN print
978-90-5199-072-0
Subject
Ergonomics, Rehabilitation & Assistive Technology

Improved healthcare and living conditions have led to an increased proportion of elderly people i…


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Advances in Medical Informatics

Pub. date
January 1992
Editors
Noothoven Van Goor, J., Christensen, H.I.
Volume
2
Price
US$134 / €121
ISBN print
978-90-5199-058-4
Subject
Medical Informatics, Medicine & Health

Between 1988 and 1990, a research and development program known as the Advancement of Information…


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Data Protection and Confidentiality in Health Informatics

Pub. date
March 1990
Editor
The Commission of the European Communities DG XIII/F AIM
Volume
1
Price
US$152 / €105
ISBN print
978-90-5199-052-2
Subject
Biochemistry, Medicine & Health

Between 1988 and 1990, a research and development program known as the Advancement of Informatio…


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This book series was started in 1990 to promote research conducted under the auspices of the EC programmes’ Advanced Informatics in Medicine (AIM) and Biomedical and Health Research (BHR) bioengineering branch. A driving aspect of international health informatics is that telecommunication technology, rehabilitative technology, intelligent home technology and many other components are moving together and form one integrated world of information and communication media.

The series has been accepted by MEDLINE/PubMed, Scopus, Embase, EMCare, Book Citation Index - Science and Thomson Reuters’ Conference Proceedings Citation Index. All the volumes are available as ebooks.

B. Blobel
Medical Faculty
University of Regensburg
93053 Regensburg
Germany

O. Bodenreider

National Library of Medicine
8600 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20894
USA

E. Borycki
University of Victoria
British Columbia
Canada

M. Braunstein
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA
USA

C. Bühler
TU Dortmund
Dortmund
Germany

J.P. Christensen
Buerupgårdsvej 2
Buerup pr.
4450 Jyderup
Denmark

R. Cooper
University of Pittsburg
Pittsburg, PA
USA

R. Cornet
Amsterdam Medical Center
The Netherlands

G. De Moor

Department of Medical Informatics
University of Ghent
De Pintelaan 185
9000 Ghent
Belgium

J. Dewen
Department of Precision Instruments & Mechanology
Tsinghua University
Beijing 100084
China

P.C. Dykes
Brigham & Women's Hospital
Boston, MA
USA

A. Famili

P.O. Box 27013
1980 Ogilvie road
Ottawa, ON K1J 9L9
Canada

E.J.S. Hovenga
CEO & Director, eHealth Education Pty Ltd.
Frenchville, QLD 4701
Australia

J.W. Jutai
University of Ottawa
Canada

Z. Kolitsi

Senior Advisor, Quality and e-Health
Ministry of Health and Social Solidarity
Aristotelous 17
Athens
Greece

O. Le Dour
European Commission, DG Research
Unit B.0.2., SDME 9/6
Rue de la Loi 200
1049 Brussels
Belgium

C.U. Lehmann
Vanderbilt University
USA

J. Mantas

Health Informatics Laboratory
University of Athens
Athens
Greece

V. Maojo
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Madrid
Spain

A. Moen
University of Oslo
Oslo
Norway

J.F.M. Molenbroek
Delft University of Technology
Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering
Landbergstraat 15
2628CE Delft
The Netherlands

M.A. Musen

Stanford University
251 Campus Drive, MSOB X-215
Stanford, CA 94305-5479
USA

P. Niederer

Institute of Biomedical Engineering (ETH)
Gloriastrasse 35
8044 Zurich
Switzerland

C. Nohr
Aalborg University
Aalborg
Denmark

A. Pedotti
Department of Bioengineering
Technical University of Milan
Via Golgi 39
20133 Milan
Italy

O. Rienhoff

Department of Medical Informatics
Georg-August University
Robert Koch Strasse 40
37075 Göttingen
Germany

G. Riva
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Milan
Italy

W. Rouse
Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ
USA 

C. Safran
Harvard University, MA
USA

K. Saranto
University of Eastern Finland
Kuopio
Finland

N. Sarkar
Brown University
Providence, RI
USA

M.J. Scherer
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY
USA

S. Schürer
University of Miami
Miami, FL
USA

E.R. Siegel

USA

T. Solomonides

Faculty of the Environment and Technology
University of the West of England
BS16 1QY Bristol
United Kingdom

E. Tam
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong

J. Tenenbaum
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC
USA

L.H.W. Van Der Woude
University of Groningen
Groningen
The Netherlands

B. Wiederhold

Virtual Reality Medical Center
San Diego, CA
USA