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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284923/a-prerequisite-for-patient-centred-care-is-empowering-and-engaging-patients-in-the-digital-health-report-from-efmi-special-topic-conference-stc-2017
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Simon de Lusignan
The European Federation for Medical Informatics (EFMI) held its Special Topic Conference (STC) in October 2017 in Israel. EFMI holds STC's to focus on a particular issue, whereas its major annual conference Medical Informatics Europe (MIE) has a much wider remit. This conference challenged the informatics community to engage patients in digital health. Examples of the gap in digital engagementfrom the conference contributions include: An app to connect parents to a paediatric emergency department was presented...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284922/the-most-influential-scientists-in-the-development-of-medical-informatics-19-john-bryden
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REVIEW
Izet Masic
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284921/splenic-localization-of-primary-hydatid-cyst-in-a-27-year-old-sportsman-treated-by-pair-technique-imaging-anatomy-assessment
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Dzenan Jahic, Eldan Kapur, Edin Begic, Enver Zerem
Introduction: In this paper, we report our experience with a case of primary hydatid cyst involving only the spleen in a 27-year-old sportsman treated by PAIR technique. Case Report: Five years before, a 27-year-old handball player being admitted to our hospital, it was detected the cyst in his spleen which size was 35 x 30 mm in diameter, by abdominal ultrasound during a systematic examination. There was no pain or any other symptoms at that time. Tests on the presence of echinococcus cysts were negative...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284920/national-communicable-disease-surveillance-system-a-review-on-information-and-organizational-structures-in-developed-countries
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Hossein Bagherian, Mohammad Farahbakhsh, Reza Rabiei, Hamid Moghaddasi, Farkhondeh Asadi
Introduction: To obtain necessary information for managing communicable diseases, different countries have developed national communicable diseases surveillance systems (NCDSS). Exploiting the lesson learned from the leading countries in development of surveillance systems provides the foundation for developing these systems in other countries. In this study, the information and organizational structure of NCDSS in developed countries were reviewed. Methods: The study reviewed publications found on the organizational structure, content and data flow of NCDSS in the United States of America (USA), Australia and Germany that were published in English between 2000 and 2016...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284919/presenting-an-evaluation-model-for-the-cancer-registry-software
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Hamid Moghaddasi, Farkhondeh Asadi, Reza Rabiei, Farough Rahimi, Reihaneh Shahbodaghi
Objectives: As cancer is increasingly growing, cancer registry is of great importance as the main core of cancer control programs, and many different software has been designed for this purpose. Therefore, establishing a comprehensive evaluation model is essential to evaluate and compare a wide range of such software. Methods: In this study, the criteria of the cancer registry software have been determined by studying the documents and two functional software of this field...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284918/telemedicine-in-cardiology-perspectives-in-bosnia-and-herzegovina
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Nabil Naser, Salih Tandir, Edin Begic
Introduction: Aim of article was to present perspectives of telemedicine in the field of cardiology in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Material and methods: Article has descriptive character and present review of literature. Results: Information technology can have the application in the education of students, starting from basic medical sciences up to clinical subjects. Information technologies are used for ECG analysis, 24h ECG Holter monitoring, which detects different rhythm disorders...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284917/assessment-of-the-mental-foramen-location-in-a-sample-of-fully-dentate-lebanese-adults-using-cone-beam-computed-tomography-technology
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Georges Aoun, Abbass El-Outa, Nakhle Kafrouny, Antoine Berberi
Objective: The literature reports that the location of mental foramen shows differences among races. The aim of this study was to assess the mental foramen position in a sample of Lebanese population using cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) technology. Materials and methods: In this study, we investigated CBCT images of 50 fully dentate Lebanese adults (23 males and 27 females). We assessed the horizontal position of the mental foramen in relation with the mandibular premolars in both right and left sides and the vertical position by measuring the distance from the upper border of the foramen to the inferior border of the body of the mandible...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284916/comparison-of-basic-and-ensemble-data-mining-methods-in-predicting-5-year-survival-of-colorectal-cancer-patients
#8
Mohamad Amin Pourhoseingholi, Sedigheh Kheirian, Mohammad Reza Zali
Introduction: Colorectal cancer (CRC) is one of the most common malignancies and cause of cancer mortality worldwide. Given the importance of predicting the survival of CRC patients and the growing use of data mining methods, this study aims to compare the performance of models for predicting 5-year survival of CRC patients using variety of basic and ensemble data mining methods. Methods: The CRC dataset from The Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases were used for prediction and comparative study of the base and ensemble data mining techniques...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284915/an-evaluation-protocol-for-picture-archiving-and-communication-system-a-systematic-review
#9
Mohsen S Tabatabaei, Mostafa Langarizadeh, Kamran Tavakol
Introduction: Picture archiving and communication system (PACS) serves to store, transmit, communicate and manage medical images. A logical evaluation protocol assists to determine whether the system is technically, structurally and operationally fit. The purpose of this systematic review was to propose a logical evaluation protocol for PACS, particularly useful for new hospitals and other healthcare institutions in developing countries. Methods and Materials: We systematically reviewed 25 out of 267 full-length articles, published between 2000 and 2017, retrieved from four sources: Science Direct, Scopus, PubMed and Google Scholar...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284914/relationship-between-cybernetics-management-and-organizational-trust-among-librarians-of-mazandaran-university-of-medical-sciences
#10
Mitra Ghiasi, Afsaneh Shahrabi, Hasan Siamian
Background and purpose: Organization must keep current skills, abilities, and in the current field of competition, and move one step ahead of other competitors; for this purpose, must be a high degree of trust inside the organization. Cybernetic management is a new approach in management of organizations that its main task according to internal issues. This study aimed to investigate the relationship between cybernetics management and organizational trust among librarians of Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284913/telemental-health-care-an-effective-alternative-to-conventional-mental-care-a-systematic-review
#11
Mostafa Langarizadeh, Mohsen S Tabatabaei, Kamran Tavakol, Majid Naghipour, Alireza Rostami, Fatemeh Moghbeli
Background and Objectives: Due to the high costs of conventional mental health care, there has been a rise in the application of web-based technologies in recent years, i.e., telemental health care. We conducted this systematic review in 2017, using high quality research articles on the applications, technologies, advantages and challenges associated with telemental health care published since year 2000. Methods: We used a combination of relevant key words to search four major databases, such as "Web of Sciences, Embase, PubMed and Science Direct"...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284912/lower-jaw-grip-strength-in-healthy-and-sick-population-measured-by-special-force-transducer
#12
Dino Dizdarevic, Tarik Masic, Edi Muslic
Introduction: One of the basic chronic diseases of the MFH domain that is treated on an outpatient basis is temporomandibular dysfunction (TMD). It represents a number of pathological conditions that lead to the dysfunction of the normal function of the stomatognatic system. Observing the etiologic factors of this condition, temporomandibular TM trauma, poor habits such as infantile type of swallowing, tongue depression, and tectogenic disturbance of the myofunctional squamous system are reported in order to reconstruct the defects of neighboring regions...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284911/the-most-common-smartphone-applications-used-by-medical-students-and-barriers-of-using-them
#13
Mohamad Jebraeily, Zahra Zare Fazlollahi, Bahlol Rahimi
Introduction: Medical knowledge is rapidly expanding and updating. It is very important that students can timely access to information and the latest scientific evidence without any time and place limitation. The smartphone is one of ICT tools that adopted greatly by healthcare professionals. Today, the most medical sciences universities have provided smartphone as an educational aid tool and acquisition licenses for medical apps resources in training of their students. Aim: This research was conducted to determine common smartphone applications among medical students of Urmia University of medical sciences and to identify barriers in using them...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284910/virtual-screening-and-prediction-of-binding-of-caprine-csn1s2-protein-tryptic-peptides-to-glucokinase
#14
Fatchiyah Fatchiyah, Atika Hanoum Rahasta, James R Ketudat Cairns
Introduction: Glucokinase (hexokinase D) is an enzyme that phosphorylates glucose in hepatocytes totrap it in the cell and prime it for conversion to other compounds, yet this enzyme has low affinity to bind with glucose. In Diabetes Mellituspatients, the blood glucose level is poorly controled. Material and Methods: This study explored the possibility to induce glucokinase activity with bioactive peptides derived from the goat milk protein CSN1S2 by in- silico docking approach...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284909/evaluation-of-founding-members-of-the-international-academy-of-health-sciences-informatics-iahsi-based-on-google-scholar-and-scopus-parameters
#15
Izet Masic
Introduction: The International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics (IAHSI) is established by International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA) which is the world body for health and biomedical informatics. The Academy will serve as an honor society that recognizes expertise in biomedical and health informatics internationally. Academy membership will be one of the highest honors in the international field of biomedical and health informatics. Aim: To present scientometric analysis of founding members of the International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics, to evaluate members and their scientific rating...
December 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29114118/15th-international-conference-on-informatics-management-and-technology-in-health-care-athens-greece-7-9-july-2017
#16
Izet Masic
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
September 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29114117/the-most-influential-scientists-in-the-development-of-medical-informatics-18-isaacs-sedick
#17
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Izet Masic
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
September 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29114116/benefits-of-outsourcing-strategy-and-it-technology-in-clinical-trials
#18
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Milorad Stamenovic, Amra Dobraca
Introduction: Aim of this paper is to describe some of models of outsourcing (numerous and response to different types of risks and increment of quality is based on individual problem and situation). Defining whether to outsource or not and whether to build or buy new information technology (IT) is question for contract research organization (CRO) and Pharma companies dealing with clinical trials, so the aim of this paper is to show business model that could make process of decision making less time consuming, less segmented and more efficient...
September 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29114115/data-requirements-and-the-basis-for-designing-health-information-kiosks
#19
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Mina Afzali, Maryam Ahmadi, Zahra Mahmoudvand
Introduction: Health kiosks are an innovative and cost-effective solution that organizations can easily implement to help educate people. Aim: To determine the data requirements and basis for designing health information kiosks as a new technology to maintain the health of society. Methods: By reviewing the literature, a list of information requirements was provided in 4 sections (demographic information, general information, diagnostic information and medical history), and questions related to the objectives, data elements, stakeholders, requirements, infrastructures and the applications of health information kiosks were provided...
September 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29114114/health-professionals-information-for-diagnostics-related-groups-drgs-with-the-use-of-a-website
#20
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Aikaterini Bizopoulou, Andrianna Mangita, Costis Chardalias, Panagiotis Coutonias, Marianna Diomidous
Introduction: The aim of this research is to inform the health professionals about the ways of introducing and operating the the Diagnosis Related Groups (DRG's) system in the Hellenic National Health System, through the use of the development technologies. An effort is also made to explore the main dimensions of the implementation of the DRG's system, in specific European-Countries that have both adopted the public coverage schemes and the Bismarck health insurance institutions for countries with extensive experience in their implementation...
September 2017: Acta Informatica Medica: AIM
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