computer systems

Summary

Summary: Systems composed of a computer or computers, peripheral equipment, such as disks, printers, and terminals, and telecommunications capabilities.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Use of screening algorithms and computer systems to efficiently signal higher-than-expected combinations of drugs and events in the US FDA's spontaneous reports database
    Ana Szarfman
    Office of Biostatistics, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, Maryland 20857, USA
    Drug Saf 25:381-92. 2002
  2. pmc Prescribing safety features of general practice computer systems: evaluation using simulated test cases
    Bernard Fernando
    Thames Avenue Surgery, Rainham, Kent
    BMJ 328:1171-2. 2004
  3. pmc Improving general practice computer systems for patient safety: qualitative study of key stakeholders
    Anthony J Avery
    Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:28-33. 2007
  4. pmc Real-time GPU-based 3D Deconvolution
    Marc A Bruce
    Stanford Immunology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Opt Express 21:4766-73. 2013
  5. pmc Gait retraining to reduce the knee adduction moment through real-time visual feedback of dynamic knee alignment
    Joaquin A Barrios
    University of Dayton, Dayton, OH 45440 2925, USA
    J Biomech 43:2208-13. 2010
  6. ncbi Applications of computerized adaptive testing (CAT) to the assessment of headache impact
    John E Ware
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI 02895, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:935-52. 2003
  7. ncbi Physical aspects of a real-time tumor-tracking system for gated radiotherapy
    H Shirato
    Department of Radiation Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 48:1187-95. 2000
  8. ncbi Four-dimensional treatment planning and fluoroscopic real-time tumor tracking radiotherapy for moving tumor
    H Shirato
    Department of Radiology, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 48:435-42. 2000
  9. pmc A four-phase model of the evolution of clinical decision support architectures
    Adam Wright
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Int J Med Inform 77:641-9. 2008
  10. pmc Development of real-time PCR for detection of Mycoplasma hominis
    Agata Baczynska
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Aarhus University, Bartholin Building, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMC Microbiol 4:35. 2004

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  1. ncbi Use of screening algorithms and computer systems to efficiently signal higher-than-expected combinations of drugs and events in the US FDA's spontaneous reports database
    Ana Szarfman
    Office of Biostatistics, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, Maryland 20857, USA
    Drug Saf 25:381-92. 2002
    ..The application of these tools may ultimately improve usage recommendations...
  2. pmc Prescribing safety features of general practice computer systems: evaluation using simulated test cases
    Bernard Fernando
    Thames Avenue Surgery, Rainham, Kent
    BMJ 328:1171-2. 2004
  3. pmc Improving general practice computer systems for patient safety: qualitative study of key stakeholders
    Anthony J Avery
    Division of Primary Care, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:28-33. 2007
    The authors sought to identify ways in which the use of general practice computer systems could be improved to enhance safety in primary care.
  4. pmc Real-time GPU-based 3D Deconvolution
    Marc A Bruce
    Stanford Immunology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Opt Express 21:4766-73. 2013
    ..This software provides a low-cost and rapid way to improve the accuracy of 3D microscopic images obtained by any method...
  5. pmc Gait retraining to reduce the knee adduction moment through real-time visual feedback of dynamic knee alignment
    Joaquin A Barrios
    University of Dayton, Dayton, OH 45440 2925, USA
    J Biomech 43:2208-13. 2010
    ..Further, systematic training led to more natural-feeling and less effortful execution of the gait pattern...
  6. ncbi Applications of computerized adaptive testing (CAT) to the assessment of headache impact
    John E Ware
    QualityMetric Incorporated, Lincoln, RI 02895, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:935-52. 2003
    ..To evaluate the feasibility of computerized adaptive testing (CAT) and the reliability and validity of CAT-based estimates of headache impact scores in comparison with 'static' surveys...
  7. ncbi Physical aspects of a real-time tumor-tracking system for gated radiotherapy
    H Shirato
    Department of Radiation Medicine, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 48:1187-95. 2000
    ..To reduce uncertainty due to setup error and organ motion during radiotherapy of tumors in or near the lung, by means of real-time tumor tracking and gating of a linear accelerator...
  8. ncbi Four-dimensional treatment planning and fluoroscopic real-time tumor tracking radiotherapy for moving tumor
    H Shirato
    Department of Radiology, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 48:435-42. 2000
    ..To achieve precise three-dimensional (3D) conformal radiotherapy for mobile tumors, a new radiotherapy system and its treatment planning system were developed and used for clinical practice...
  9. pmc A four-phase model of the evolution of clinical decision support architectures
    Adam Wright
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Int J Med Inform 77:641-9. 2008
    ..One reason why decision support systems are not widely used is the relative difficulty of integrating such systems into clinical workflows and computer systems.
  10. pmc Development of real-time PCR for detection of Mycoplasma hominis
    Agata Baczynska
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Aarhus University, Bartholin Building, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMC Microbiol 4:35. 2004
    ..To develop a test for the detection and quantification of M. hominis we selected a housekeeping gene, glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase (gap), as a target...
  11. ncbi Micromechanical oscillators as rapid biosensor for the detection of active growth of Escherichia coli
    Karin Y Gfeller
    Institute of Physics, University of Basel, Klingelbergstrasse 82, CH 4056 Basel, Switzerland
    Biosens Bioelectron 21:528-33. 2005
    ..This new sensing method for the detection of active bacterial growth allows future applications in, e.g., rapid antibiotic susceptibility testing by adding antibiotics to the nutritive layer...
  12. ncbi Web-based interactive volume rendering
    Stefan Suwelack
    Institute for Anthropomatics, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 163:635-7. 2011
    ..In particular, we show that the additional delay of stream based remote visualization is very small if compared to picture based techniques...
  13. pmc Automated evidence-based critiquing of orders for abdominal radiographs: impact on utilization and appropriateness
    L H Harpole
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 4:511-21. 1997
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure the impact of presenting real time, evidence-based critiques about the appropriateness of abdominal radiograph (KUB) orders on physician decision making...
  14. pmc Online detection and quantification of epidemics
    Camille Pelat
    Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, UMR S 707, Paris, 75012 France
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:29. 2007
    ..However, implementation of the method may be difficult due to lack of statistical expertise. No dedicated tool is available to perform and guide analyses...
  15. pmc Heterogeneity prevails: the state of clinical trial data management in Europe - results of a survey of ECRIN centres
    Wolfgang Kuchinke
    Coordination Centre for Clinical Trials, Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Trials 11:79. 2010
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  16. pmc Real-time 4D signal processing and visualization using graphics processing unit on a regular nonlinear-k Fourier-domain OCT system
    Kang Zhang
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University, 3400 N Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Opt Express 18:11772-84. 2010
    ..This technique is highly cost-effective and can be easily integrated into most ultrahigh speed FD-OCT systems to overcome the 3D data processing and visualization bottlenecks...
  17. ncbi The evaluation of real-time 3-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography for the preoperative functional assessment of patients with mitral valve prolapse: a comparison with 2-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography
    Rajan Sharma
    Cardiothoracic Department, Southampton University Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:934-40. 2007
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  18. pmc Evaluating computerised health information systems: hard lessons still to be learnt
    Peter Littlejohns
    National Institute for Clinical Excellence, London WC2N 5HR, Knowledge Management Centre, School of Public Policy, University College London, London WC1H 9E2
    BMJ 326:860-3. 2003
  19. pmc Real-time polarization-sensitive optical coherence tomography data processing with parallel computing
    Gangjun Liu
    Beckman Laser Institute, University of California, Irvine, 1002 Health Sciences Road, Irvine, California 92612, USA
    Appl Opt 48:6365-70. 2009
    ..The real-time 2D and 3D polarization-sensitive imaging of chicken muscle and pig tendon is also demonstrated...
  20. ncbi Use of real-time three-dimensional echocardiography to measure left atrial volume: comparison with other echocardiographic techniques
    Carly Jenkins
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:991-7. 2005
    ..LA assessment with 3-dimensional (3D) echocardiography (3DE) has been validated against magnetic resonance imaging, and we sought to assess whether this was superior to existing measurements for sequential echocardiographic follow-up...
  21. pmc Real time en face Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography with direct hardware frequency demodulation
    Benjamin R Biedermann
    Lehrstuhl fur BioMolekulare Optik, Fakultat fur Physik, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munchen, Munich, Germany
    Opt Lett 33:2556-8. 2008
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  22. ncbi Reduction in acute morbidity using hypofractionated intensity-modulated radiation therapy assisted with a fluoroscopic real-time tumor-tracking system for prostate cancer: preliminary results of a phase I/II study
    Kei Kitamura
    Department of Radiology, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Cancer J 9:268-76. 2003
    ..The acute radiation reaction and preliminary tumor response of prostate cancer to hypofractionated intensity-modulated radiation therapy assisted with real-time tumor-tracking radiation therapy were investigated in this study...
  23. ncbi Development of wireless brain computer interface with embedded multitask scheduling and its application on real-time driver's drowsiness detection and warning
    Chin Teng Lin
    Brain Research Center, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan, ROC
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 55:1582-91. 2008
    ..The practical online testing demonstrates the feasibility of using the proposed system with the ability of real-time processing, automatic analysis, and online warning feedback in real-world operation and living environments...
  24. ncbi Use of real-time 3-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in the evaluation of mitral valve disease
    Lissa Sugeng
    Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:413-21. 2006
    ..In general the AML is better visualized than the PML. The parasternal window is the optimal approach to visualize both AML and PMLs...
  25. ncbi Vision processing for realtime 3-D data acquisition based on coded structured light
    S Y Chen
    College of Information Engineering, Zhejiang University of Technology, 310014 Hangzhou, China
    IEEE Trans Image Process 17:167-76. 2008
    ..A scheme is presented to describe such a vision processing method for fast 3-D data acquisition. Practical experimental performance is provided to analyze the efficiency of the proposed methods...
  26. ncbi Information technology in primary health care
    N H Lovell
    Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 55:9-22. 1999
    ..A simple connectivity scheme for system integration is also presented...
  27. ncbi Live cell quality control and utility of real-time cell electronic sensing for assay development
    Shelli L Kirstein
    ACEA Biosciences Inc, San Diego, CA 92121, USA
    Assay Drug Dev Technol 4:545-53. 2006
    ..In summary, the RT-CES system provides high content and information-rich data that are beyond the scope of single-point assays...
  28. ncbi Feasibility of insertion/implantation of 2.0-mm-diameter gold internal fiducial markers for precise setup and real-time tumor tracking in radiotherapy
    Hiroki Shirato
    Department of Radiology, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 56:240-7. 2003
    ..To examine the feasibility and reliability of insertion of internal fiducial markers into various organs for precise setup and real-time tumor tracking in radiotherapy (RT)...
  29. ncbi A real-time, mobile phone-based telemedicine system to support young adults with type 1 diabetes
    Andrew Farmer
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, UK
    Inform Prim Care 13:171-7. 2005
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  30. ncbi Soarian--workflow management applied for health care
    R Haux
    University for Health Informatics and Technology Tyrol UMIT, Institute for Health Information Systems, Innsbruck, Austria
    Methods Inf Med 42:25-36. 2003
    ..This has been done in the framework of a conference on health information systems of the IMIA...
  31. ncbi Accuracy and feasibility of online 3-dimensional echocardiography for measurement of left ventricular parameters
    Carly Jenkins
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:1119-28. 2006
    ..We sought to compare offline and online approaches with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  32. pmc Real-time processing for Fourier domain optical coherence tomography using a field programmable gate array
    Teoman E Ustun
    Physical Sciences Inc, Andover, Massachusetts 01810I, USA
    Rev Sci Instrum 79:114301. 2008
    ..A display frame rate of 27 fps for fully processed FDOCT images (1024 axial pixels x 512 lateral A-scans) was achieved in the spectrometer-based systems...
  33. ncbi Next generation simulation tools: the Systems Biology Workbench and BioSPICE integration
    Herbert M Sauro
    Keck Graduate Institute, Claremont, California 91711, USA
    OMICS 7:355-72. 2003
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  34. ncbi The real-time polymerase chain reaction
    Mikael Kubista
    TATAA Biocenter, Medicinargatan 7B, 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Mol Aspects Med 27:95-125. 2006
    ..Typical uses of real-time PCR include pathogen detection, gene expression analysis, single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) analysis, analysis of chromosome aberrations, and most recently also protein detection by real-time immuno PCR...
  35. pmc Evaluation of FRET real-time PCR assay for rapid detection and differentiation of Plasmodium species in returning travellers and migrants
    Innocent Safeukui
    Pôle de Biologie Moléculaire, CHU de Bordeaux, Hopital Pellegrin, Place Amelie Raba Leon, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
    Malar J 7:70. 2008
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  36. pmc Absolute estimation of initial concentrations of amplicon in a real-time RT-PCR process
    Marjo V Smith
    Constella Group, Suite 200, 2605 Meridian Pky, Durham, NC, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 8:409. 2007
    ..The more elaborate mechanistic models require many more parameters than can be fit from a single amplification, while the empirical models provide little insight and are difficult to tailor to specific reactants...
  37. ncbi Real-time 3-dimensional echocardiography in assessing atrial and ventricular septal defects: an echocardiographic-surgical correlative study
    Tsung O Cheng
    Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College of Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
    Am Heart J 148:1091-5. 2004
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  38. pmc Technical description of RODS: a real-time public health surveillance system
    Fu Chiang Tsui
    The RODS Laboratory, Center for Biomedical Informatics, Suite 8084 Forbes Tower, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:399-408. 2003
    ..RODS was used during the 2002 Winter Olympics and currently operates in two states-Pennsylvania and Utah. It has been and continues to be a resource for implementing, evaluating, and applying new methods of public health surveillance...
  39. pmc Validation of array-based gene expression profiles by real-time (kinetic) RT-PCR
    M S Rajeevan
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Mol Diagn 3:26-31. 2001
    ..Real-time RT-PCR based on LightCycler technology is well-suited to validate DNA array results because it is quantitative, rapid, and requires 1000-fold less RNA than conventional assays...
  40. ncbi Biological pathways as communicating computer systems
    Marta Z Kwiatkowska
    Oxford University Computing Laboratory, Oxford, UK
    J Cell Sci 122:2793-800. 2009
    ..on the exploitation of computational tools that were originally developed to analyse reactive communicating computer systems such as mobile phones and web browsers...
  41. ncbi RTWPMS: a real-time wireless physiological monitoring system
    Bor Shing Lin
    Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei 106, Taiwan, ROC
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 10:647-56. 2006
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  42. ncbi Real-time syndrome surveillance in Ontario, Canada: the potential use of emergency departments and Telehealth
    Kieran Moore
    Sudbury Regional Hospital, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Emerg Med 11:3-11. 2004
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  43. ncbi The role of pharmacy computer systems in preventing medication errors
    Elizabeth A Chrischilles
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 42:439-48. 2002
    ..To describe the controversies and review the evidence about computer-aided prospective drug utilization review (PDUR) systems...
  44. ncbi Is audio computer-assisted self-interviewing a feasible method of surveying in Zimbabwe?
    J van De Wijgert
    University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Int J Epidemiol 29:885-90. 2000
    ..We examined whether audio computer-assisted self-interviewing (ACASI), which increased sensitive behaviour reporting in the US, is a feasible method of surveying in developing countries...
  45. pmc Evaluation of absolute quantitation by nonlinear regression in probe-based real-time PCR
    Rasmus Goll
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Tromso, Tromso, Norway
    BMC Bioinformatics 7:107. 2006
    ..However, the calculation method has not been evaluated systematically and has not previously been applied to a TaqMan platform...
  46. pmc The Ensembl computing architecture
    James A Cuff
    The Broad Institute, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02141, USA
    Genome Res 14:971-5. 2004
    ..The aim of the study is to give the reader, who may be implementing a large-scale biocompute project, an insight into some of the pitfalls that may be waiting ahead...
  47. pmc Squid - a simple bioinformatics grid
    Paulo C Carvalho
    Laboratory for Functional Genomics and Bioinformatics, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMC Bioinformatics 6:197. 2005
    ..This enables the allocation of remote resources to perform distributed computing, making large BLAST queries viable without the need of high-end computers...
  48. ncbi Live/real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiographic assessment of tricuspid valve pathology: incremental value over the two-dimensional technique
    Koteswara R Pothineni
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35249, USA
    Echocardiography 24:541-52. 2007
    ..In conclusion, our preliminary experience with 3DTTE has demonstrated substantial incremental value over 2DTTE in the assessment of various TV pathologies...
  49. ncbi Large-scale performance evaluation of e-homecare architectures using the WS-NS simulator
    S Van Hoecke
    Department of Information Technology, Ghent University, Gaston Crommenlaan 8, Bus 201, 9050 Gent, Belgium
    Methods Inf Med 50:408-19. 2011
    ..However, it is usually hard to build testbeds on a realistic scale in order to evaluate large-scale e-homecare applications...
  50. ncbi Real-time contrast-enhanced ultrasound-guided biopsy of focal hepatic lesions not localised on B-mode ultrasound
    Soon Ho Yoon
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Bundang gu, Seongnam si, Korea
    Eur Radiol 20:2047-56. 2010
    ..To prospectively evaluate the technical feasibility of percutaneous real-time contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) guided biopsy of focal hepatic lesions that are not confidently localised on B-mode US...
  51. ncbi Usefulness of live/real time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in evaluation of prosthetic valve function
    Preeti Singh
    Division of Cardiovascular Disease, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Echocardiography 26:1236-49. 2009
    ..These preliminary results suggest the superiority of 3DTTE over 2DTTE in the evaluation of PVs and that it provides incremental knowledge to the echocardiographer...
  52. ncbi Architectures and tools for innovative Health Information Systems: the Guide Project
    Paolo Ciccarese
    Laboratory for Medical Informatics, Dipartimento di Informatica e Sistemistica University of Pavia, Via Ferrata, 127100 Pavia, Italy
    Int J Med Inform 74:553-62. 2005
    ..Different organizations can get Clinical Practice Guidelines from the repository, adapt and introduce them in clinical practice...
  53. ncbi Musculoskeletal pain associated with the use of computer systems in Nigeria
    Rufus A Adedoyin
    Department of Medical Rehabilitation, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    Technol Health Care 13:125-30. 2005
    ..With proliferation of computer systems in the developing nations, the associated musculoskeletal pain has yet to be investigated...
  54. ncbi Quantitative real-time PCR assay for determining transgene copy number in transformed plants
    D J Ingham
    Syngenta, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Biotechniques 31:132-4, 136-40. 2001
    ..This transformation procedure generates predominantly low copy number insertion events, which simplified assay development. We have also successful applied this assay to other crops and transformation systems...
  55. ncbi Biopsy guided by real-time sonography fused with MRI: a phantom study
    Caroline Ewertsen
    Department of Radiology, Section of Ultrasound X 4123, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen OE, Denmark
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1671-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study was to test the accuracy of sonographically guided biopsies in a phantom of structures not visible on sonography but shown on MRI by using commercially available sonography systems with image fusion software...
  56. ncbi Accuracy of real-time 3D echocardiography in the evaluation of functional anatomy of mitral regurgitation
    Eustachio Agricola
    Division of Noninvasive Cardiology, San Raffaele Hospital IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 127:342-9. 2008
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  57. pmc AEGIS: a robust and scalable real-time public health surveillance system
    Ben Y Reis
    Children s Hospital Informatics Program at the Harvard MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:581-8. 2007
    ..The report includes a description of the evolution of the design over time in response to the challenges of a regional and national integration environment...
  58. ncbi Electrical/electrochemical impedance for rapid detection of foodborne pathogenic bacteria
    Liju Yang
    Biomanufacturing Research Institute and Technology Enterprise BRITE, Department of Chemistry, North Carolina Central University, Durham, 27707, United States
    Biotechnol Adv 26:135-50. 2008
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  59. pmc Development of a real-time PCR assay for detection of Plasmodium falciparum, Plasmodium vivax, and Plasmodium ovale for routine clinical diagnosis
    F Perandin
    Department of Laboratory Diagnosis, Section of Microbiology, University of Brescia, Spedali Civili, 25123 Brescia, Italy
    J Clin Microbiol 42:1214-9. 2004
    ..The assay can therefore be easily implemented in routine diagnostic malaria tests. Future studies are warranted to investigate the clinical value of this technique...
  60. pmc Computerized adaptive testing for follow-up after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation: II. Participation outcomes
    Stephen M Haley
    Health and Disability Research Institute, School of Public Health, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118 2639, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:275-83. 2008
    ..To measure participation outcomes with a computerized adaptive test (CAT) and compare CAT and traditional fixed-length surveys in terms of score agreement, respondent burden, discriminant validity, and responsiveness...
  61. ncbi Comparison of real-time and intermittent triggered myocardial contrast echocardiography for quantification of coronary stenosis severity and transmural perfusion gradient
    H Masugata
    Cardiovascular Division, University of California at San Diego, USA
    Circulation 104:1550-6. 2001
    ..71) and Axb (r=0.67) obtained by real-time than triggered imaging (b, r=0.42; Axb, r=0.52). CONCLUSIONS: Real-time and triggered MCE are equivalent in their ability to identify coronary stenosis and quantify altered MBF...
  62. ncbi Direct time-of-flight for quantitative, real-time in-beam PET: a concept and feasibility study
    Paulo Crespo
    Forschungszentrum Dresden Rossendorf, Institute of Radiation Physics, Bautzner Landstr 128, PO Box 510119, 01314 Dresden, Germany
    Phys Med Biol 52:6795-811. 2007
    ..The latter greatly alleviates the installation of in-beam PET at radiotherapeutic sites...
  63. ncbi Respiration-induced B0 field fluctuation compensation in balanced SSFP: real-time approach for transition-band SSFP fMRI
    Jongho Lee
    Magnetic Resonance Systems Research Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 9510, USA
    Magn Reson Med 55:1197-201. 2006
    ..The results show decreased signal power in the respiration frequency band and increased numbers of activated voxels with higher Z-scores compared to uncompensated experiments...
  64. ncbi Toward the clinical application of time-domain fluorescence lifetime imaging
    I Munro
    Imperial College London, Physics Department, Photonics Group, South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ
    J Biomed Opt 10:051403. 2005
    ..The optimization and potential application of FLIM to tissue autofluorescence for clinical applications are discussed...
  65. ncbi Real-time interactive viewing of 4D kinematic MR joint studies
    Heinrich Schulz
    Philips Research Laboratories, Sector Technical Systems, Roentgenstrasse 24 26, D 22335 Hamburg, Germany
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 8:467-73. 2005
    ..Smoothly displaying the movement in a cine-loop is realized by image post processing, fixing any user defined anatomical structure after image acquisition...
  66. ncbi A system for real-time XMR guided cardiovascular intervention
    Kawal S Rhode
    Division of Imaging Sciences, Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, Guy s Hospital, London SEI 9RT, UK
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 24:1428-40. 2005
    ..Also, the ability to map measured electrical data to patient specific anatomy provides improved visualization and a path to investigation of cardiac electromechanical models...
  67. pmc Real-time blood flow imaging using autocalibrated spiral sensitivity encoding
    Reza Nezafat
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 20892 1061, USA
    Magn Reson Med 54:1557-61. 2005
    ..Real-time experiments were performed to measure blood velocity in the ascending aorta and aortic valve, and during a Valsalva maneuver. The results demonstrate the potential of this technique for real-time flow imaging...
  68. ncbi Video-rate near-infrared optical tomography using spectrally encoded parallel light delivery
    Daqing Piao
    Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Opt Lett 30:2593-5. 2005
    ..35 mm diameter inclusion with an absorption coefficient of 0.01 mm(-1) and a reduced scattering coefficient of 1.5 mm(-1) that is moving along a circular path inside a 1% Intralipid solution...
  69. ncbi Interactive transparency rendering for large CAD models
    Jianbing Huang
    UGS PLM Solutions, 2321 North Loop Drive, Ames, IA 50014, USA
    IEEE Trans Vis Comput Graph 11:584-95. 2005
    ..Experimental results on an assembly containing over 16 million triangles distributed in about 10,000 transparent parts show that the proposed system still results in a penalty factor of 4-6 while producing few artifacts...
  70. ncbi Semiautomatic parametric model-based 3D lesion segmentation for evaluation of MR-guided radiofrequency ablation therapy
    Roee S Lazebnik
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Acad Radiol 12:1491-501. 2005
    ..We created a geometric model-based semiautomatic method to aid in real-time lesion segmentation, cross-sectional/three-dimensional visualization, and intra/posttreatment evaluation...
  71. ncbi Real-time range acquisition by adaptive structured light
    Thomas P Koninckx
    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, ESAT PSI, Belgium
    IEEE Trans Pattern Anal Mach Intell 28:432-45. 2006
    ..Our prototype is implemented using unmodified consumer hardware only and, therefore, is cheap. Frame rates vary between 10 and 25 fps, dependent on scene complexity...
  72. ncbi Development of a real-time, high-frequency ultrasound digital beamformer for high-frequency linear array transducers
    Chang Hong Hu
    Biomedical Engineering Department and NIH Transducer Resource Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 53:317-23. 2006
    ..4 mm range. Images from an excised rabbit eye sample also were acquired, and fine anatomical structures, such as the cornea and lens, were resolved...
  73. ncbi Fast and reliable collision culling using graphics hardware
    Naga K Govindaraju
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    IEEE Trans Vis Comput Graph 12:143-54. 2006
    ..We integrate our culling algorithm with CULLIDE [1] and use it to perform reliable GPU-based collision queries at interactive rates on all types of models, including nonmanifold geometry, deformable models, and breaking objects...
  74. ncbi Real-time animation of complex hairstyles
    Pascal Volino
    MIRALab, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    IEEE Trans Vis Comput Graph 12:131-42. 2006
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  75. ncbi Real-time, 3-D ultrasound with multiple transducer arrays
    Matthew P Fronheiser
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 53:100-5. 2006
    ..The forward-viewing catheter then was activated to monitor the target while we mimicked therapy delivery. In the future, the system will switch between 3-D probes on a line-by-line basis and display both volumes simultaneously...
  76. ncbi A real-time automated system for the recognition of human facial expressions
    Keith Anderson
    Department of Computer Science, Queen Mary, University of London, London E1 4NS, UK
    IEEE Trans Syst Man Cybern B Cybern 36:96-105. 2006
    ....
  77. ncbi Active catheter tracking using parallel MRI and real-time image reconstruction
    Michael Bock
    Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Magn Reson Med 55:1454-9. 2006
    ..Under all slice orientations, parallel image reconstruction was accomplished with only minor image artifacts, and the increased temporal resolution provided a sharp delineation of intracardial structures, such as the papillary muscle...
  78. ncbi Interactive continuously moving table (iCMT) large field-of-view real-time MRI
    M Sabati
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Magn Reson Med 55:1202-9. 2006
    ....
  79. ncbi Continuously moving table 3D MRI with lateral frequency-encoding direction
    Bernd Aldefeld
    Philips Research Laboratories, Hamburg, Germany
    Magn Reson Med 55:1210-6. 2006
    ..As an example of magnetization-prepared imaging, fat/water separated images were acquired using chemical shift selective (CHESS) presaturation pulses...
  80. ncbi Real-time quality control of tracked ultrasound
    Emad M Boctor
    Engineering Research Center, Johns Hopkins University, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 8:621-30. 2005
    ..We present the concept, mathematical formulation, and experimental evaluation in-vitro. This new method can play an important role in guaranteeing accurate, consistent, and reliable performance of tracked ultrasound...
  81. ncbi Passive markers for ultrasound tracking of surgical instruments
    Jeffrey Stoll
    Boston University, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Department, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 8:41-8. 2005
    ..Marker design, measurement techniques and error analysis are presented. Experimentally determined in-vitro measurement errors of 0.22 mm in position and 0.089 rad in orientation were obtained using a standard ultrasound imaging system...
  82. ncbi Real-time system for high-image resolution disparity estimation
    Javier Diaz
    IEEE Trans Image Process 16:280-5. 2007
    ..We have also used different Gabor-scale circuits, which can be selected by the user according to the application addressed and typical image structure in the target scenario...
  83. ncbi The feasibility of real-time transmission of sonographic images from a remote location over low-bandwidth Internet links: a pilot study
    Veljko Popov
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:W219-22. 2007
    ....
  84. ncbi Phase-based registration of multi-view real-time three-dimensional echocardiographic sequences
    Vicente Grau
    Wolfson Medical Vision Laboratory, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, Parks Road, OX1 3PJ Oxford, United Kingdom
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 9:612-9. 2006
    ..The proposed algorithm uses a new cost function, based on local orientation and phase differences, to align the datasets. Visual observation of results, and preliminary numerical analysis, show the robustness and accuracy of this method...
  85. ncbi Real-time volume rendering visualization of dual-modality PET/CT images with interactive fuzzy thresholding segmentation
    Jinman Kim
    Biomedical and Multimedia Information Technology Group, School of Information Technologies, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 11:161-9. 2007
    ..Responsive frame rates are achieved by utilizing a texture-based volume rendering algorithm and the rapid transfer capability of the high-memory bandwidth available in low-cost graphic hardware...
  86. ncbi Real-time decentralized articulated motion analysis and object tracking from videos
    Wei Qu
    Motorola Labs, Schaumburg, IL 60196, USA
    IEEE Trans Image Process 16:2129-38. 2007
    ..Preliminary experimental results have demonstrated the superior performance of the proposed approaches on real-world videos in both robustness and speed compared with other articulated object tracking methods...
  87. ncbi Registration of multiview real-time 3-D echocardiographic sequences
    Vicente Grau
    Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, Oxford OX 1 3PJ, U K
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 26:1154-65. 2007
    ..Robustness with respect to landmark initialization was validated quantitatively, with average errors smaller than 0.2 mm and 0.5 degrees for initialization landmarks rotations of up to 15 degrees and translations of up to 10 mm...
  88. ncbi On using the Viterbi path along with HMM likelihood information for online signature verification
    Ly Van Bao
    Umanis, 92301 Levallois Perret, France
    IEEE Trans Syst Man Cybern B Cybern 37:1237-47. 2007
    ....
  89. ncbi A novel envelope detector for high-frame rate, high-frequency ultrasound imaging
    Jin Ho Chang
    NIH Transducer Resource Center for Medical Ultrasonic Transducer Technology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 54:1792-801. 2007
    ..5 (i.e., within the rounding error), compared with the arithmetic results of square root function and LOG compression...
  90. ncbi A tele-ultrasound system for real-time medical imaging in resource-limited settings
    Josh Pyke
    Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:3094-7. 2007
    ..We also present the results of testing this system in both laboratory and real-world environments...
  91. ncbi Real-time tissue tracking with B-mode ultrasound using speckle and visual servoing
    Alexandre Krupa
    IRISA INRIA Rennes, France
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 10:1-8. 2007
    ..This concept shows promise for US-guided procedures that require real-time motion tracking and compensation...
  92. ncbi Rapid voxel classification methodology for interactive 3D medical image visualization
    Qi Zhang
    Imaging Research Laboratories, Robarts Research Institute, Biomedical Engineering, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario N6A 5K8, Canada
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 10:86-93. 2007
    ..In addition, we propose an objective measure of artifacts in rendered medical image based on high-frequency spatial image content...
  93. ncbi Real-time synthesis of image slices in deformed tissue from nominal volume images
    Orcun Goksel
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Med Image Comput Comput Assist Interv 10:401-8. 2007
    ..Results show that realistic images can be synthesized in real-time using the proposed technique...
  94. pmc Real-time stereographic rendering and display of medical images with programmable GPUs
    Xiao Hui Wang
    University of Pittsburgh, 3362 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Comput Med Imaging Graph 32:118-23. 2008
    ..The results indicate that GPU-based programming was capable of rendering large 3D datasets at real-time interactive rates with stereographic displays...
  95. ncbi Interactive collision detection for deformable models using streaming AABBs
    Xinyu Zhang
    Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
    IEEE Trans Vis Comput Graph 13:318-29. 2007
    ..We also made comparisons with a SW-based AABB culling algorithm [2] and observed about two times improvement...
  96. ncbi Streaming simplification of tetrahedral meshes
    Huy T Vo
    Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    IEEE Trans Vis Comput Graph 13:145-55. 2007
    ..Our output is a coherent streaming mesh which facilitates future processing. Our technique is fast, produces high quality approximations, and operates out-of-core to process meshes too large for main memory...
  97. ncbi Robust human detection within a highly dynamic aquatic environment in real time
    How Lung Eng
    Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore
    IEEE Trans Image Process 15:1583-600. 2006
    ..All of these developments are evaluated by testing live on a busy Olympic-size outdoor public swimming pool. Both qualitative and quantitative evaluations are reported. This provides a comprehensive study of the system...
  98. ncbi Real-time markerless tracking for augmented reality: the virtual visual servoing framework
    Andrew I Comport
    IRISA INRIA Rennes, France
    IEEE Trans Vis Comput Graph 12:615-28. 2006
    ..The method presented in this paper has been validated on several complex image sequences including outdoor environments. Results show the method to be robust to occlusion, changes in illumination, and mistracking...
  99. ncbi Real-time quadrature projection complex conjugate resolved Fourier domain optical coherence tomography
    Marinko V Sarunic
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Opt Lett 31:2426-8. 2006
    ..6mm with -8 dB roll-off in sensitivity at the depth boundaries relative to DC. Real-time display of full-range images of the anterior segment of the human eye acquired in vivo at a line rate of 6.67 kHz are presented...
  100. ncbi Motion estimation in ultrasound images using time domain cross correlation with prior estimates
    Reza Zahiri-Azar
    Robotics and Control Laboratory, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 53:1990-2000. 2006
    ..The results show that TDPE is the most time efficient algorithm to date, and is roughly 10 times faster than the TDE. The implementation of TDPE on an Ultrasonix RP500 ultrasound machine runs at 30 fps for strain images of 16000 pixels...
  101. ncbi FEMMINA real-time, radio-frequency echo-signal equipment for testing novel investigation methods
    Leonardo Masotti
    Laboratorio Ultrasuoni e Controlli Non Distruttivi, Dipartimento di Elettronica e Telecomunicazioni, Universita degli Studi di Firenze, 50139 Firenze, Italia
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 53:1783-95. 2006
    ..Currently, FEMMINA works in both typical experimental situations to study novel investigation techniques and clinical field to validate the proposed methods in different human districts...

Research Grants62

  1. Biomedical Computing Support of Cancer Control and Surveillance
    DAVID RONEY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This Contract provides computer systems analysis, programming, data management, data analysis, statistical reporting, and documentation services for ..
  2. Cocktail Party Problem: Perspective on Neurobiology of Auditory Scene Analysis
    Mounya Elhilali; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..over the last decades, there are stills many tasks that are easy for a child, yet difficult for advanced computer systems. A particular challenge to most existing systems is dealing with complex acoustic environments, background ..
  3. OpenLIS: The Development of a Clinical Laboratory Information System Using the Op
    ROGER ALLAN HUBBARD; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..apparent in the domain of clinical laboratory software where the typical lab runs a pastiche of proprietary computer systems that are expensive, difficult to maintain and virtually impossible to customize and integrate...
  4. High Performance Clustered Storage for Image Management
    PETER KARL SORGER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Next generation imaging projects are as dependent on the computer systems that manage and process digital data as they are on the microscopes used to collect data...
  5. Phase I/II Trials of Silymarin for Chronic Liver Diseases Data Coordinating Cente
    Steven H Belle; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..and pharmacokinetics, particularly of silymarin;hepatology;epidemiology;data management;and computer systems to assist the consortium with designing and implementing multiple studies...
  6. Bundling Effective Resident Hand Off Practices to Improve Patient Safety
    CHRISTOPHER PAUL LANDRIGAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..g. presence of sophisticated computer systems) and patient factors (e.g. presence of a complex chronic disease) affect adoption across sites.
  7. CORE GRANT FOR VISION RESEARCH
    James D Zieske; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..efforts by programming and developing software for gathering, processing, and analyzing experimental data by computer systems. The module will also provide assistance to projects involving image processing and analysis...
  8. A Hybrid General Natural Language Processing Architecture
    PATRICK W JAMIESON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The achievement of these aims will result in computer systems that can extract the meaning from free text medical records so researchers, policy makers, and clinicians can ..
  9. Data Extraction using EDR in Dental PBRN
    TITUS K SCHLEYER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..We will configure Dentrix's eSync product, a program that allows external computer systems to extract data from a Dentrix database, to reuse selected data for clinical research...
  10. Continuation of the Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (LABS) - DCC
    Steven H Belle; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and administrative support and expertise in database management, website construction and maintenance, computer systems, epidemiology, biostatistics, and methodology...
  11. Shared Decision Making in ADHD
    ALEXANDER GABRIEL FIKS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..By capturing, transferring, and processing health information, computer systems can support SDM on a large-scale...
  12. Stochastic Simulation Service: A Cloud Computing Framework for Modeling and Simul
    Linda R Petzold; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the burden of software installation and versions, mathematical algorithms, code optimizations, computer systems, etc...
  13. FULLY THREE-DIMENSIONAL TOMOGRAPHY MEETING
    GRANT GULLBERG; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..resonance imaging (MRI), stimulated by advancement of new and more efficient detector systems and fast computer systems that are able to efficiently process the large number of projection data samples...
  14. University of Louisville Bioinformatics Faculty Recruitment for Epigenetics
    Craig J McClain; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..All support services, computer systems, databases, etc. are either available or can be accessed from this location...
  15. Large-Scale Reconstruction of Microvascular Networks and the Surrounding Cellular
    David Mayerich; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..at sub-micrometer resolution while providing a data rate approaching the transfer speed of most modern computer systems. Since receiving his Ph.D., Dr...
  16. META ANALYSIS OF CLINICAL INFORMATION SERVICE TRIALS
    E Balas; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..When appropriate, computer systems will be compared with conventional information services...
  17. Center on Adaptive Treatments for Alcoholism
    James R McKay; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..tailoring variables that trigger modifications in treatment, statistical models for mediation, development of computer systems to implement complex adaptive algorithms, and identification of within-session therapeutic processes that ..
  18. Visant-Predictome: A System for Integration, Mining, Visualization and Analysis
    Daniel Segrè; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The transformation requires computer systems that will enable organizing, mining, analyzing and displaying the data in a manner that both informs and ..
  19. BIOMEDICAL COMPUTING SUPPORT FOR THE DIVISION OF CANCER CONTROL AND POPULATION S
    DAVID RONEY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The support provided are in the areas of (1) computer systems analysis, (2) programming, (3) data management, (4) data analysis, (5) statistical reporting, (6) WWW ..
  20. BIOMEDICAL COMPUTING SUPPORT FOR THE DIVISION OF CANCER CONTROL AND POPULATION S
    DAVID RONEY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The support provided are in the areas of (1) computer systems analysis, (2) programming, (3) data management, (4) data analysis, (5) statistical reporting, (6) WWW ..
  21. BIOMEDICAL COMPUTING SUPPORT FOR THE DIVISION OF CANCER CONTROL AND POPULATION S
    DAVID RONEY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The support provided are in the areas of (1) computer systems analysis, (2) programming, (3) data management, (4) data analysis, (5) statistical reporting, (6) WWW ..
  22. BIOMEDICAL COMPUTING SUPPORT FOR THE DIVISION OF CANCER CONTROL AND POPULATION S
    DAVID RONEY; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The support provided are in the areas of (1) computer systems analysis, (2) programming, (3) data management, (4) data analysis, (5) statistical reporting, (6) WWW ..
  23. BIOMEDICAL COMPUTING SUPPORT FOR THE DIVISION OF CANCER CONTROL AND POPULATION S
    DAVID RONEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The support provided are in the areas of (1) computer systems analysis, (2) programming, (3) data management, (4) data analysis, (5) statistical reporting, (6) WWW ..
  24. Improving the Quality of Healthcare in Central Oregon
    DIANE AUDISS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..CONet hospitals manifest varying levels of sophistication with their existing computer systems--from almost everything done by hand to varying levels of computerization...
  25. The Electrophysiology of Motor Neuron Diseases
    Mark Bromberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Currently, most MUNE techniques rely on proprietary software. We will develop software for use on PC-based computer systems, making them available to all laboratories.
  26. RUTGERS RESEARCH RESOURCE ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
    Casimir Kulikowski; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..The Resource promotes the development and use of computer systems for expert consultation in medical diagnosis and management, and for research assistance in processes of ..
  27. Bay Area Community Informatics Project
    JEFFERY GIVENS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..format to allow each organization to send and receive standardized data regardless of their current or future computer systems. Our longer term goals include: expanding our role to involve other rural health districts, community ..
  28. IRIS MODEL 4D220 VGX WORKSTATION
    Suse Broyde; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..are sought for an IRIS Model 4D220 VGX Computer Graphics Workstation and accessories from Silicon Graphics Computer Systems. This workstation will be employed primarily by a group of five faculty and their associates who are all ..
  29. FREE VIEWING 3-D DISPLAYS FOR NEUROIMAGING APPLICATION
    Tin Aye; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..It does not require any preprocessing or formatting, and can work with standard interactive computer systems and video equipment...
  30. Mountain Internet Access Project (MIAP)
    MADELINE ROSSY; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Project Manager, both to provide direction in carrying out bidding processes to purchase the most aDpropdate computer systems for the five health canters with dedicated ISPI lines for use by the clinical and support staff of these ..
  31. MUSCLE FUNCTION DURING LOCOMOTION
    LAWRENCE ROME; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..how a healthy motor system works may be useful in both diagnosing diseases of the motor system and designing computer systems for aiding movement in the handicapped...
  32. Risk Analysis of Pediatric Chemotherapy Processes
    JERRY SHENEP; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..medical errors have been too small to detect differences in adverse event rates and have mostly evaluated computer systems developed in-house. In addition, relatively few hospitals have invested in CPOE...
  33. COMPUTER INFO, SUPPORT & PLATFORM IMPACT--BREAST CANCER
    David Gustafson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..is a proposal to compare the cost and effectiveness of four combinations of Internet-based and stand-alone computer systems, CHESS (the Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System)...
  34. CUSTOMIZED MULTIMEDIA SUMMARIES OF PAT STAT POSTBYPA
    Kathleen McKeown; Fiscal Year: 2000
    DESCRIPTION (Taken from application abstract): The long-term objective of this research is to develop computer systems to automatically describe a patient's clinical status, providing care givers with an easy means for quickly obtaining ..
  35. Holographic Automultiscopic Liquid Crystal 3D Display
    Tin Aye; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..preprocessing or formatting of image data, and can work with standard 3D graphic software and interactive computer systems or with real-time multivideo equipment...
  36. ManRay--Calculation of Organ Dose From Radiography
    John McCall; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..BioMed Software's combination of radiation physics and computer systems coding expertise and knowledge will expand the Phase II effort to include additional phantom sizes, expanded ..
  37. WIISARD SAGE: Self-Scaling Systems for Mass Casualty Management
    William G Griswold; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Problem #3: The capabilities of computer systems in disaster environments will change from moment to moment based on connectivity and infrastructure...
  38. RESEARCH DATA ACQUISITION & MANAGEMENT NETWORK
    Linda Phillips; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..between computers and with other users within the College of Nursing; and (4) information between outside computer systems including the mainframe computer system of the University of Arizona, the data management network at the ..
  39. ADAPTABLE RASTERSTEREOGRAPHIC CORNEAL TOPOGRAPHY SYSTEM
    Steven Wilder; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The aims of this phase are to modernize the existing PAR hardware to work with modem computer systems and to add novel new software algorithms to dynamically "untilt" images obtained from nonfixating globes...
  40. COMPUTER ASSISTED SMOKING CESSATION COUNSELING
    Christopher Sciamanna; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Despite the efficacy of computer systems that enhance prevention, many barriers remain to the incorporation of such programs outside of research ..
  41. FORMAL METHODS APPLIED TO BIOLOGICAL SIGNALING NETWORKS
    Keith Laderoute; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..a collection of techniques derived from mathematical logic that are widely applied to evaluate complex computer systems. Here, we describe the application of these tools to the creation of an executable, predictive model of a ..
  42. MICROCOMPUTER MORTALITY SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM
    Herman Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..a microcomputer platform a mortality surveillance system that has been successfully implemented on mainframe computer systems. The extension of this system to the microcomputer makes possible the use of highly sophisticated geographic ..
  43. FORMAL METHODS APPLIED TO BIOLOGICAL SIGNALING NETWORKS
    Keith Laderoute; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..a collection of techniques derived from mathematical logic that are widely applied to evaluate complex computer systems. Here, we describe the application of these tools to the creation of an executable, predictive model of a ..
  44. Human Subjects Research Protections Outreach Project
    Barrett Rollins; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In AIM I, we will provide the NAP hospitals with access to our centralized computer systems to speed the transmission of protocol information and adverse event reports between the DFIPCC and the NAP ..
  45. ARRESTING SMOKING UPTAKE USING INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..A new advance in cessation counseling uses computer systems to tailor messages to gender, ethnicity, and stage of change toward cessation...
  46. EXPERT COMPUTER SYSTEMS WHICH CRITIQUE PHYSICIAN PLANS
    Perry Miller; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..5. An External Validation of HT-ATTENDING's Knowledge He will perform an "external" validation of HT-ATTENDING's knowledge by submitting 25 critiques of varying complexity to outside ypertension experts...
  47. COMPUTERIZED DISTORTION-PRODUCT HEARING SCREENER
    Robert Bruce; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..instrumentation for collecting DPOAEs into microcomputer-controlled devices based upon two popular personal-computer systems, the Apple Macintosh and the IBM/PC...
  48. PHYSICIAN-COMPUTER INTERACTION USING GRAPHICS AND SPEECH
    Edward Shortliffe; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..a viable interface medium for human-computer communication, promising increased acceptance of medical computer systems by physicians and other health workers...
  49. NIH D.C. INITIATIVE TO REDUCE INFANT MORTALITY
    A Rao; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Nabil El-Khorazaty (Co-PI, statistics); and Ms. Margo Brinkley (computer systems). Expertise in epidemiology and intervention methodology for the D.C. will be provided, respectively, by Dr...
  50. ADVANCING MEDICAL EXPLANATORY SYSTEMS
    PATRICK JAMIESON; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..proposal is to develop improved methods for explaining the conclusions of medical diagnostic-consultative computer systems. The specific aims are to develop an understanding of what limits current explanatory systems, what ..
  51. VOICE RESPONSE/INTERNET REGISTRATION AND RANDOM SYSTEM
    Herman Mitchell; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..and others conducting randomized experiments to quickly and inexpensively create professional- quality computer systems for patient registration and randomization, using both telephony and web-based user interfaces...
  52. Enhancement of Internet Access to Library Resources
    JOANNA FARADAY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..An upgrade of the Library's computer systems and expanded Internet capability is consistent with the Hospital's strategic objectives for enhanced ..
  53. DESIGN OF MUSCULAR SYSTEMS
    LAWRENCE ROME; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..work may be useful in 1) understanding disease/injuries of the motor/cardiovascular systems, 2) designing computer systems for aiding movement in the handicapped, 3) designing pharmacological and genetic interventions for muscle ..
  54. TACTILE GRAPHIC PRINTER PROJECT (TGPP)
    Ronald Morford; Fiscal Year: 1999
    DESCRIPTION: Modern graphic based computer systems are very visual and blind computer users have difficulty determining the shape of the graphic symbols and the layout of the graphic display...
  55. PROVIDE COMPUTER PROGRAMMING SUPPORT SERVICES
    LORENZO EXPOSITO; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Current data analysis capabilities have been developed over the last 15 years in collaboration with the Computer Systems Laboratory, DCRT...
  56. Beowulf Cluster for Computer-Intensive Research
    Michael King; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Beowulf clusters, which are multi-computer systems that can be used for parallel computations, have played a significant role in the compute revolution due to ..
  57. Technology Supports for Home Health Care Providers - (Phase II)
    Daniel Davies; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..recently new computer devices, such as Tablet PCs, have been introduced that can provide powerful, portable computer systems for use in human service settings...
  58. Cytodynamic Imaging System
    Andrew Morris; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..When re-entry was permitted on July 9th, 2001 we found that our existing confocal microscope and computer systems had suffered electrical component damage...
  59. Using Narrative Data to Enrich the Online Medical Record
    Stephen Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Numerous barriers prevent the timely acquisition of narrative data, and most computer systems are unable to use such information productively...
  60. VOICE-DRIVEN PATHOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
    Michael Grasso; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..be utilized, there is a distinct need for the development of better methods for gathering pathology data into computer systems. The main objective of this project is to develop a voice-driven computer system for the collection and ..
  61. GENERAL CLINICAL RESEARCH CENTERS ANNUAL MEETING
    Eugene Orringer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..e., Administrative Managers, Computer systems Managers, Research Dietitians, Research Nurses, and CAPS/M-CAPs); and a designated representative from the ..
  62. Sun Microsystems Sun Fire 6800 Server Supercomputer
    JUDITH STENGER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..However, because of the sensitive nature of patient data, exporting this data to external computer systems for analysis is fraught with security problems...