The Resource From Patient Data to Medical Knowledge : the Principles and Practice of Health Informatics

From Patient Data to Medical Knowledge : the Principles and Practice of Health Informatics

Label
From Patient Data to Medical Knowledge : the Principles and Practice of Health Informatics
Title
From Patient Data to Medical Knowledge
Title remainder
the Principles and Practice of Health Informatics
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
How can you make the best use of patient data to improve health outcomes? More and more information about patients' health is stored on increasingly interconnected computer systems. But is it shared in ways that help clinicians care for patients? Could it be better used as a resource for researchers?. This book is aimed at all those who want to learn about how IT is transforming the way we think about medicine and medical research. The ideas explored here are taken from research carried out around the world, and are presented by a leading authority in Health Informatics based at University Col
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
610.285
Index
no index present
LC call number
R858.T35 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
From Patient Data to Medical Knowledge : the Principles and Practice of Health Informatics
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • From Patient Data to Medical Knowledge: The Principles and Practice of Health Informatics; Contents; Acknowledgements; About this book; Part 1: Three Grand Challenges for Health Informatics; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Reading and writing patient records; Chapter 3 Creation of medical knowledge; Chapter 4 Access to medical knowledge; Part 2: The Principles of Health Informatics; Chapter 5 Representation; Chapter 6 Logic; Chapter 7 Clinical terms; Chapter 8 Knowledge representation; Chapter 9 Standards in health informatics; Chapter 10 Probability and decision-making
  • Chapter 11 Probability and learning from dataPart 3: Achieving Change; Chapter 12 Information technology and organisational transformation; Chapter 13 Achieving change through information; Chapter 14 Achieving change through information technology; Chapter 15 Conclusions; Index
Control code
ocn437218445
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (274 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470994696
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35759689
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)437218445
  • pebcs047099469X

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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