computer communication networks

Summary

Summary: A system containing any combination of computers, computer terminals, printers, audio or visual display devices, or telephones interconnected by telecommunications equipment or cables: used to transmit or receive information. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi A comprehensive survey of Wireless Body Area Networks : on PHY, MAC, and Network layers solutions
    Sana Ullah
    UWB ITRC Research Center, Inha University, Nam gu Incheon, South Korea
    J Med Syst 36:1065-94. 2012
  2. pmc A wireless sensor network for vineyard monitoring that uses image processing
    Jaime Lloret
    Integrated Management Coastal Research Institute, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Grao de Gandia, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 11:6165-96. 2011
  3. pmc Decentralized sensor fusion for Ubiquitous Networking Robotics in Urban Areas
    Alberto Sanfeliu
    Institut de Robòtica i Informàtica Industrial, CSIC UPC, Barcelona, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 10:2274-314. 2010
  4. ncbi Parallel Metropolis coupled Markov chain Monte Carlo for Bayesian phylogenetic inference
    Gautam Altekar
    Department of Computer Science, University of Rochester, USA
    Bioinformatics 20:407-15. 2004
  5. ncbi Heartbeat-driven medium-access control for body sensor networks
    Huaming Li
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931, USA
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 14:44-51. 2010
  6. pmc Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks: how do acoustic propagation models impact the performance of higher-level protocols?
    Jesús Llor
    Physics and Computer Engineering Department, Miguel Hernandez University, Ave Universidad s n, Ed Alcudia, 03202 Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 12:1312-35. 2012
  7. pmc Probabilistic dynamic deployment of wireless sensor networks by artificial bee colony algorithm
    Celal Ozturk
    Computer Engineering Department, Engineering Faculty, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Sensors (Basel) 11:6056-65. 2011
  8. pmc A study of IEEE 802.15.4 security framework for wireless body area networks
    Shahnaz Saleem
    Graduate School of Information and Communication Engineering, Inha University, 253 Yonghyun Dong, Nam Gu, Incheon 402 751, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 11:1383-95. 2011
  9. ncbi What is telemedicine? A collection of 104 peer-reviewed perspectives and theoretical underpinnings
    Sanjay Sood
    C DAC School of Advanced Computing, Quatre Bornes, Mauritius
    Telemed J E Health 13:573-90. 2007
  10. ncbi Cloud computing: a new business paradigm for biomedical information sharing
    Arnon Rosenthal
    The MITRE Corporation, Bedford, MA, USA
    J Biomed Inform 43:342-53. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Pathway Prediction and Assessment Integrating Multiple Evidence Types
    Peter Karp; Fiscal Year: 2009
  2. Robust Software Components for Model Organism Databases
    Peter Karp; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. Encyclopedia of E. Coli Genes and Metabolism
    Peter Karp; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. DEVELOPMENT OF THE METACYC METABOLIC PATHWAY DATABASE
    Peter Karp; Fiscal Year: 2003
  5. OPTIMIZING SOFTCOPY DISPLAYS FOR DIGITAL MAMMOGRAPHY
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2003
  6. Conference--Medical Image Perception
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2003
  7. Tool to Integrate Genomic and Proteomic Data of Aging
    ZOE LACROIX; Fiscal Year: 2002
  8. INTERACTIVE INTERNET INTERVENTIONS FOR SMOKING
    H McKay; Fiscal Year: 2005
  9. Optimized Compression for Telepathology Virtual Slides
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2009
  10. MIPS XII Conference
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications288 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi A comprehensive survey of Wireless Body Area Networks : on PHY, MAC, and Network layers solutions
    Sana Ullah
    UWB ITRC Research Center, Inha University, Nam gu Incheon, South Korea
    J Med Syst 36:1065-94. 2012
    ..A comprehensive study of the proposed technologies for WBAN at Physical (PHY), MAC, and Network layers is presented and many useful solutions are discussed for each layer. Finally, numerous WBAN applications are highlighted...
  2. pmc A wireless sensor network for vineyard monitoring that uses image processing
    Jaime Lloret
    Integrated Management Coastal Research Institute, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Grao de Gandia, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 11:6165-96. 2011
    ....
  3. pmc Decentralized sensor fusion for Ubiquitous Networking Robotics in Urban Areas
    Alberto Sanfeliu
    Institut de Robòtica i Informàtica Industrial, CSIC UPC, Barcelona, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 10:2274-314. 2010
    ..Furthermore, we also explain how sensor fusion takes place to achieve urban outdoor execution of robotic services. Finally some results of the project related to the sensor network are highlighted...
  4. ncbi Parallel Metropolis coupled Markov chain Monte Carlo for Bayesian phylogenetic inference
    Gautam Altekar
    Department of Computer Science, University of Rochester, USA
    Bioinformatics 20:407-15. 2004
    ..Metropolis coupled MCMC [(MC)(3)], a variant of MCMC, allows multiple peaks in the landscape of trees to be more readily explored, but at the cost of increased execution time...
  5. ncbi Heartbeat-driven medium-access control for body sensor networks
    Huaming Li
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931, USA
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 14:44-51. 2010
    ..The results show that H-MAC can prolong the network life dramatically...
  6. pmc Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks: how do acoustic propagation models impact the performance of higher-level protocols?
    Jesús Llor
    Physics and Computer Engineering Department, Miguel Hernandez University, Ave Universidad s n, Ed Alcudia, 03202 Elche, Alicante, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 12:1312-35. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Probabilistic dynamic deployment of wireless sensor networks by artificial bee colony algorithm
    Celal Ozturk
    Computer Engineering Department, Engineering Faculty, Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey
    Sensors (Basel) 11:6056-65. 2011
    ..Results show artificial bee colony algorithm can be preferable in the dynamic deployment of wireless sensor networks...
  8. pmc A study of IEEE 802.15.4 security framework for wireless body area networks
    Shahnaz Saleem
    Graduate School of Information and Communication Engineering, Inha University, 253 Yonghyun Dong, Nam Gu, Incheon 402 751, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 11:1383-95. 2011
    ..This means that the direct adaptation of IEEE 802.15.4 security framework for WBAN is not totally secure for certain WBAN applications. New solutions are required to integrate high level security in WBAN...
  9. ncbi What is telemedicine? A collection of 104 peer-reviewed perspectives and theoretical underpinnings
    Sanjay Sood
    C DAC School of Advanced Computing, Quatre Bornes, Mauritius
    Telemed J E Health 13:573-90. 2007
    ..We expect that this study will enhance the level of understanding and meaning of telemedicine among stakeholders, new entrants, and researchers, eventually enabling a better quality of life...
  10. ncbi Cloud computing: a new business paradigm for biomedical information sharing
    Arnon Rosenthal
    The MITRE Corporation, Bedford, MA, USA
    J Biomed Inform 43:342-53. 2010
    ..We often find a rough parity (in principle), but one needs to examine individual acquisitions--is a loosely managed lab moving to a well managed cloud, or a tightly managed hospital data center moving to a poorly safeguarded cloud?..
  11. ncbi ICT in health care: sociotechnical approaches
    M Berg
    Methods Inf Med 42:297-301. 2003
    ..e. failed systems). 2) They see technological innovation as a social process, in which organizations are deeply affected. 3) Through in-depth, formative evaluation, they can help improve system design and implementation...
  12. ncbi Comparative-effectiveness research in distributed health data networks
    S Toh
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 90:883-7. 2011
    ..A scalable network architecture supports a wide range of CER activities and meets the data infrastructure needs envisioned by the Federal Coordinating Council for Comparative Effectiveness Research...
  13. ncbi Communication scheduling to minimize thermal effects of implanted biosensor networks in homogeneous tissue
    Qinghui Tang
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University at Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 52:1285-94. 2005
    ..Finally, a genetic algorithm is proposed to exploit the search for an optimal temperature increase sequence...
  14. pmc Federated queries of clinical data repositories: the sum of the parts does not equal the whole
    Griffin M Weber
    Information Technology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:e155-61. 2013
    ..This paper describes the situations when this happens and presents a technique for correcting these errors...
  15. pmc Secure cooperation of autonomous mobile sensors using an underwater acoustic network
    Andrea Caiti
    Department of Energy and Systems Engineering, Inter University Center on Integrated System for Marine Environment, University of Pisa, Largo L Lazzarino, 1, Pisa 56126, Italy
    Sensors (Basel) 12:1967-89. 2012
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  16. pmc Underwater sensor networks: a new energy efficient and robust architecture
    Salvador Climent
    Institut ITACA, Universitat Politècnica de València, Edifici 8G, Valencia 46022, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 12:704-31. 2012
    ..Finally, simulation results illustrate the performance achievements of the proposed protocol in end-to-end delay, packet delivery ratio and energy consumption, showing that this protocol can be very suitable for the underwater medium...
  17. ncbi Wavelet-based low-delay ECG compression algorithm for continuous ECG transmission
    Byung S Kim
    Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 10:77-83. 2006
    ....
  18. doi Wireless communication systems for implantable medical devices
    Dorin Panescu
    IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 27:96-101. 2008
  19. pmc Modeling the energy performance of event-driven wireless sensor network by using static sink and mobile sink
    Jiehui Chen
    Global COE Program International Research and Education Center for Ambient SoC, Waseda University, Tokyo, 169 8555, Japan
    Sensors (Basel) 10:10876-95. 2010
    ..Moreover, we demonstrate that our results are robust to realistic sensing models and also validate the correctness of our results through extensive simulations...
  20. ncbi ReTrust: attack-resistant and lightweight trust management for medical sensor networks
    Daojing He
    Zhejiang Provincial Key Laboratory of Service Robot, College of Computer Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 16:623-32. 2012
    ....
  21. pmc Wireless Sensor Network deployment for monitoring wildlife passages
    Antonio Javier Garcia-Sanchez
    Department of Information and Communication Technologies, Technical University of Cartagena, Campus Muralla del Mar, E 30202, Cartagena, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 10:7236-62. 2010
    ..Original software modules providing new functionalities have been implemented and included in this prototype. Finally, main performance evaluation results of the whole system are presented and discussed in depth...
  22. ncbi Study on the potential for delay tolerant networks by health workers in low resource settings
    Shabbir Syed-Abdul
    Institute of Biomedical Informatics, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 107:557-64. 2012
    ..Second, to find out the necessary frequency associated with each service for supporting health work in low resource settings...
  23. pmc The inadvertent disclosure of personal health information through peer-to-peer file sharing programs
    Khaled El Emam
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:148-58. 2010
    ..We wanted to estimate the extent to which personal health information (PHI) is being disclosed in this way, and compare that to the extent of disclosure of personal financial information (PFI)...
  24. pmc Ambient intelligence systems for personalized sport training
    Javier Vales-Alonso
    Universidad Politecnica de Cartagena, Campus Muralla del Mar, Antiguo Cuartel de Antigones, Cartagena, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 10:2359-85. 2010
    ..This method achieves a success ratio in the order of 80%. Indeed, results demonstrate that if environmental information is not take into account to derive training orders, the success ratio is reduced notably...
  25. pmc A study of MAC protocols for WBANs
    Sana Ullah
    UWB ITRC Center, Inha University, 253 Yonghyun Dong, Nam Gu, Incheon, 402 751, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 10:128-45. 2010
    ..We also review different power-efficient mechanisms for a WBAN. In addition, useful suggestions are given to help the MAC designers to develop a low-power MAC protocol that will satisfy the stringent requirements...
  26. pmc Wearable and implantable wireless sensor network solutions for healthcare monitoring
    Ashraf Darwish
    Faculty of Science, Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt
    Sensors (Basel) 11:5561-95. 2011
    ....
  27. ncbi The Cancer Biomedical Informatics Grid (caBIG): pioneering an expansive network of information and tools for collaborative cancer research
    Kerry K Kakazu
    Hawaii Med J 63:273-5. 2004
  28. pmc Design and implementation of an omni-directional underwater acoustic micro-modem based on a low-power micro-controller unit
    Tae Hee Won
    Digital Communications Laboratory, Electronic Engineering, Gangneung Wonju National University, Gangneung, Gangwon 201 702, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 12:2309-23. 2012
    ..Since the modem satisfies the requirements for use in UWSNs, it could be deployed in a wide range of applications requiring underwater acoustic communication...
  29. pmc Osprey: a network visualization system
    Bobby Joe Breitkreutz
    Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, University Avenue, Toronto, M5G 1X5, Canada
    Genome Biol 4:R22. 2003
    ..Mouse-over functions allow rapid elaboration and organization of network diagrams in a spoke model format. User-defined large-scale datasets can be readily combined with Osprey for comparison of different methods...
  30. pmc Power consumption analysis of operating systems for wireless sensor networks
    Rafael Lajara
    Instituto de Investigación para la Gestión Integrada de Zonas Costeras, Universitat Politècnica Valencia, C Paranimf, 1, 46730 Gandia, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 10:5809-26. 2010
    ..The experimental measurements provide a good insight into the power mode in which the device components are running at every moment, and they can be used to compare the performance of different operating systems executing the same tasks...
  31. pmc A reaction-diffusion-based coding rate control mechanism for camera sensor networks
    Hiroshi Yamamoto
    Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Osaka University, 1 5 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Sensors (Basel) 10:7651-73. 2010
    ..e., reaction-diffusion model, inspired by the similarity of biological spatial patterns and the spatial distribution of video coding rate. Through simulation and practical experiments, we verify the effectiveness of our proposal...
  32. pmc Study on the context-aware middleware for ubiquitous greenhouses using wireless sensor networks
    Jeonghwang Hwang
    School of Information and Communication Engineering, Sunchon National University, Maegok dong, Suncheon si, Jeollanam do 540 742, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 11:4539-61. 2011
    ....
  33. pmc Patient-powered research networks: building capacity for conducting patient-centered clinical outcomes research
    Sarah E Daugherty
    Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:583-6. 2014
    ..PCORnet will be the first distributed research network to bring PCOR to national scale. ..
  34. ncbi Tracking and activity recognition through consensus in distributed camera networks
    Bi Song
    University of California, Riverside, CA 92521 USA
    IEEE Trans Image Process 19:2564-79. 2010
    ..Thorough experimental results are shown on real data along with a quantitative analysis...
  35. ncbi Bluetooth-based sensor networks for remotely monitoring the physiological signals of a patient
    Ying Zhang
    Engineering Department, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB3 0FA, UK
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 13:1040-8. 2009
    ..It also presents our approach to developing the intelligent physiological sensor nodes involving integration of Bluetooth radio technology, hardware and software organization, and our solutions for onboard signal processing...
  36. pmc Coverage-guaranteed sensor node deployment strategies for wireless sensor networks
    Gaojuan Fan
    College of Computer, Nanjing University of Post and Telecommunications, 210003, Nanjing, China
    Sensors (Basel) 10:2064-87. 2010
    ..In contrast, ECD has better performance in terms of the average intrusion distance when the invasion of intruder is from the inside of monitored region...
  37. pmc Experimental assessment of different receiver structures for underwater acoustic communications over multipath channels
    Guosong Zhang
    Department of Electronics and Telecommunications, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim NO 7491, Norway
    Sensors (Basel) 12:2118-35. 2012
    ..In the assessment, it is found that: (1) it is advantageous to obtain spatial gain using the adaptive multichannel combining scheme; and (2) the MP algorithm improves the performance of communications using PPC processing...
  38. pmc Marine vehicle sensor network architecture and protocol designs for ocean observation
    Shaowei Zhang
    State Key Laboratory of Robotics, Shenyang Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 114 Nanta Street, Shenyang 110016, China
    Sensors (Basel) 12:373-90. 2012
    ..Combined with the observation plan in the South China Sea, we provide an overview of the mobile sensor networks established with marine vehicles, and the corresponding simulation results...
  39. pmc Localization algorithms of Underwater Wireless Sensor Networks: a survey
    Guangjie Han
    Department of Information and Communication Systems, Hohai University, 200 North Jinling Road, Changzhou 213022, China
    Sensors (Basel) 12:2026-61. 2012
    ..Moreover, we compare the localization algorithms in detail and analyze future research directions of localization algorithms in UWSNs...
  40. pmc Enhancing the reliability of head nodes in underwater sensor networks
    Hong Min
    School of Computer Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 742, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 12:1194-210. 2012
    ..Experimental results show that the proposed scheme enhances the reliability of the networks and makes them more efficient in terms of energy consumption and the recovery latency compared to the previous scheme without checkpointing...
  41. pmc WebGLORE: a web service for Grid LOgistic REgression
    Wenchao Jiang
    Division of Biomedical Informatics, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA and Department of Electronic Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, China
    Bioinformatics 29:3238-40. 2013
    ..WebGLORE seamlessly integrates AJAX, JAVA Applet/Servlet and PHP technologies to provide an easy-to-use web service for biomedical researchers to break down policy barriers during information exchange...
  42. pmc Use of a real-time remote monitoring network (RTRM) to characterize the Guadalquivir estuary (Spain)
    Gabriel Navarro
    Departamento de Ecología y Gestión Costera, Instituto de Ciencias Marinas de Andalucia, ICMAN CSIC, Puerto Real, 11519, Cadiz, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 12:1398-421. 2012
    ..The network installed provided accurate data that can be rapidly used for research or educational applications and by policy-makers or agencies in charge of the management of the coastal area...
  43. pmc A survey on temperature-aware routing protocols in wireless body sensor networks
    Christian Henry Wijaya Oey
    Department of Computer Engineering, Chosun University, 375 Seoseok dong, Gwangju, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 13:9860-77. 2013
    ..In this paper, we present a brief overview of WBSNs, review the existing routing protocols comparatively and discuss challenging open issues in the design of routing protocols. ..
  44. pmc A survey of body sensor networks
    Xiaochen Lai
    Faculty of Electronic Information and Electrical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, No 2 Linggong Road, Ganjingzi District, Dalian 116024, China
    Sensors (Basel) 13:5406-47. 2013
    ..Although there are still many problems, the future of BSNs is fundamentally promising, profoundly changing the human-machine relationships and improving the quality of people's lives...
  45. ncbi W2H: WWW interface to the GCG sequence analysis package
    M Senger
    DKFZ German Cancer Research Center, Department of Molecular Biophysics, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Bioinformatics 14:452-7. 1998
    ..Because Web browsers like Netscape are much more common on those platforms, we decided to develop W2H, a WWW interface to the GCG Sequence Analysis Software Package with nearly the same functionality as the X-windows interface WPI...
  46. pmc Energy-efficiency analysis of a distributed queuing medium access control protocol for biomedical wireless sensor networks in saturation conditions
    Begonya Otal
    Institute of Biomedical Research August Pi Sunyer IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 11:1277-96. 2011
    ..These benefits are obtained by eliminating back-off periods and collisions in data packet transmissions, while minimizing the control overhead...
  47. pmc AURP: an AUV-aided underwater routing protocol for underwater acoustic sensor networks
    Seokhoon Yoon
    School of Electrical Engineering, University of Ulsan, Ulsan 680 749, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 12:1827-45. 2012
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  48. pmc A collaborative framework for Distributed Privacy-Preserving Support Vector Machine learning
    Jialan Que
    University of California, La Jolla, CA, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:1350-9. 2012
    ..We also provide a free web-service (http://privacy.ucsd.edu:8080/ppsvm/) for multiple participants to collaborate and complete the SVM-learning task in an efficient and privacy-preserving manner...
  49. pmc Diffusion-based EM algorithm for distributed estimation of Gaussian mixtures in wireless sensor networks
    Yang Weng
    School of Mathematics, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
    Sensors (Basel) 11:6297-316. 2011
    ..In addition, we show that the proposed approach can be considered as a stochastic approximation method to find the maximum likelihood estimation for Gaussian mixtures. Simulation results show the efficiency of this approach...
  50. ncbi Who shall coordinate the coordinators? Facilitating the work of telemedicine networks which provide humanitarian services
    Richard Wootton
    Norwegian Centre for Integrated Care and Telemedicine, University Hospital of North Norway, PO Box 6060, 9038 Tromsø, Norway
    J Telemed Telecare 18:63-5. 2012
    ..We believe that more can be achieved by the networks acting together than by them acting independently...
  51. pmc Wireless connectivity for health and sports monitoring: a review
    S Armstrong
    School of Engineering, Cardiff University, Queens Buildings, The Parade, Cardiff, UK
    Br J Sports Med 41:285-9; discussion 289. 2007
    ....
  52. pmc A cross-layer duty cycle MAC protocol supporting a pipeline feature for wireless sensor networks
    Fei Tong
    Department of Computer Engineering, Chonbuk National University, Jeonju 561 756, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 11:5183-201. 2011
    ..The simulation results in OPNET show that P-MAC has better performance than S-MAC and RMAC in terms of packet delivery latency and energy efficiency...
  53. pmc An architecture for performance optimization in a collaborative knowledge-based approach for wireless sensor networks
    Manuel Angel Gadeo-Martos
    Telecommunications Department, University of Jaen, Alfonso X El Sabio 28, Linares, Jaen 23700, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 11:9136-59. 2011
    ..The results show that the architecture presented in this paper significantly decreases the consumption of resources (memory, CPU and battery) without a substantial decrease in the accuracy of the inferred values...
  54. ncbi Privacy-preserving telecardiology sensor networks: toward a low-cost portable wireless hardware/software codesign
    Fei Hu
    Department of Computer Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 11:619-27. 2007
    ..S. Department of Health and Human Services. This research also designs a medical security scheme with low communication overhead to achieve confidential electrocardiogram data transmission in wireless medium...
  55. pmc Integration and beyond: linking information from disparate sources and into workflow
    W W Stead
    Vanderbilt University, Eskind Biomedical Library, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 7:135-45. 2000
    ..Instead, the ideas represent a continuum of progress along the three dimensions of workflow, structure, and extraction...
  56. pmc BARI+: a biometric based distributed key management approach for wireless body area networks
    Khaliq Ur Rahman Raazi Syed Muhammad
    Ubiquitous Computing Lab, Department of Computer Engineering, Kyung Hee University, Global Campus, Yongin, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 10:3911-33. 2010
    ..We highlight the differences between WSN and WBAN and propose an efficient key management scheme, which makes use of biometrics and is specifically designed for WBAN domain...
  57. pmc Sensor proxy mobile IPv6 (SPMIPv6)--a novel scheme for mobility supported IP-WSNs
    Md Motaharul Islam
    Department of Computer Engineering, College of Electronics and Information, Kyung Hee University, Yongin si, 446 701, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 11:1865-87. 2011
    ..It also indicates that proposed scheme reduces the level of energy consumption significantly...
  58. pmc SMART--an integrated wireless system for monitoring unattended patients
    Dorothy W Curtis
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, 77 Massachusetts Ave, BLDG 32 G914, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:44-53. 2008
    ..A prototype implementation of SMART was piloted in the waiting area of an emergency department and evaluated with 145 post-triage patients. System deployment aspects were also evaluated during a small-scale disaster-drill exercise...
  59. ncbi Bridging the electronic divide: patient and provider perspectives on e-mail communication in primary care
    Cheryl A Moyer
    Consortium for Health Outcomes, Innovation, and Cost Effectiveness Studies, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor 48109 0409, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:427-33. 2002
    ..To determine e-mail utilization patterns and attitudes toward e-mail use among primary care physicians and their ambulatory outpatient clinic patients...
  60. pmc Security issues in healthcare applications using wireless medical sensor networks: a survey
    Pardeep Kumar
    Department of Ubiquitous IT, Graduate School of Design and IT, Dongseo University, San 69 1, Jurye 2 Dong, Sasang gu, Busan 617 716, Korea
    Sensors (Basel) 12:55-91. 2012
    ..Finally, the paper ends up with a summary of open security research issues that need to be explored for future healthcare applications using WMSNs...
  61. pmc The HL7 Clinical Document Architecture
    R H Dolin
    Kaiser Permanente, La Palma, California 90623, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 8:552-69. 2001
    ..The HL7 mission is to develop standards that enable semantic interoperability across all platforms. The HL7 version 3 family of standards, including the CDA, are moving us closer to the realization of this vision...
  62. pmc UniDA: uniform device access framework for human interaction environments
    Gervasio Varela
    Integrated Group for Engineering Research, University of A Coruna, Ferrol 15011, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 11:9361-92. 2011
    ..A series of use case examples and a comparison to many of the existing technologies in the field has been included in order to show the benefits of using UniDA...
  63. pmc Estimation of distributed Fermat-point location for wireless sensor networking
    Po Hsian Huang
    Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, Yuanpei University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
    Sensors (Basel) 11:4358-71. 2011
    ..Simulation results revealed that the proposed algorithm for estimating sensor positions is more accurate than existing algorithms, and improves upon conventional bounding box strategies...
  64. pmc An asynchronous multi-sensor micro control unit for wireless body sensor networks (WBSNs)
    Chiung An Chen
    Instrumentation Chip Group, Department of Electric Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan 701, Taiwan
    Sensors (Basel) 11:7022-36. 2011
    ..13-μm CMOS process. Compared with the previous techniques, this work offers higher performance, more functions, and lower hardware cost than other micro controller designs...
  65. ncbi Intensive care telemedicine: evaluating a model for proactive remote monitoring and intervention in the critical care setting
    Robert H Groves
    Banner Health, 2145 W Southern Avenue, Mesa, AZ 85202, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 131:131-46. 2008
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  66. doi Wireless sensor networks and chemo-/biosensing
    Dermot Diamond
    Adaptive Sensors Group, National Centre for Sensor Research, School of Chemical Sciences, Dublin City University, Dublin 9, Ireland
    Chem Rev 108:652-79. 2008
  67. ncbi Simulation of emission tomography using grid middleware for distributed computing
    M G Thomason
    Department of Computer Science, University of Tennessee, 203 Claxton Complex, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 75:251-8. 2004
    ..Each processor runs complete SimSET code for its assignment of decay events, independently of others running simultaneously. Empirical results are reported for simulation of a clinical-quality lung perfusion study...
  68. ncbi A European network for virtual microscopy--design, implementation and evaluation of performance
    Mikael Lundin
    Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Virchows Arch 454:421-9. 2009
    ..Our study shows that implementing a virtual microscopy network spanning a large geographical area is technically feasible. By utilizing existing academic networks and cost-minimizing image compression, it is also economically feasible...
  69. pmc Medical information on the Internet: a study of an electronic bulletin board
    J D Culver
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 12:466-70. 1997
    ..CONCLUSIONS: These findings suggest that medical information available on Internet discussion groups may come from nonprofessionals and may be unconventional, based on limited evidence, and/or inappropriate...
  70. ncbi Development of an integrated wireless sensor network micro-environmental monitoring system
    Xianghui Cao
    State Key Lab of Industrial Control Technology, Institute of Industrial Process Control, Zhejiang University, 310027 Hangzhou, PR China
    ISA Trans 47:247-55. 2008
    ..Experimental results are to show the path reliability and real-time characteristics, and to display the feasibility and applicability of the developed system into practical deployment...
  71. ncbi Image processing methods and architectures in diagnostic pathology
    Gloria Bueno
    Engineering School, Universidad de Castilla La Mancha, Ciudad Real, Spain
    Folia Histochem Cytobiol 47:691-7. 2009
    ..It has shown to be a successful solution to analyze a big and heterogeneous group of histological images under architecture of massively parallel processors using message passing and non-shared memory...
  72. ncbi Design and implementation of a health data interoperability mediator
    Mu Hsing Kuo
    School of Health Information Science, The University of Victoria, BC, Canada
    Stud Health Technol Inform 155:101-7. 2010
    ..A routine admission notification data exchange scenario is used to test the efficiency and feasibility of the proposed mediator. The study results show that the proposed mediator can make health information exchange more efficient...
  73. pmc Towards ethical guidelines for dealing with unsolicited patient emails and giving teleadvice in the absence of a pre-existing patient-physician relationship systematic review and expert survey
    G Eysenbach
    University of Heidelberg, Dept of Clinical Social Medicine, Unit for Cybermedicine, Heidelberg, 69115, Germany
    J Med Internet Res 2:E1. 2000
    ..It is unclear whether these types of interactions constitute medical practice, and whether physicians have the ethical obligation to respond to unsolicited patient emails...
  74. ncbi Smart Vest: wearable multi-parameter remote physiological monitoring system
    P S Pandian
    Defence Bioengineering and Electromedical Laboratory DEBEL, Defence R and D Organization DRDO, CV Raman Nagar, Bangalore 560093, India
    Med Eng Phys 30:466-77. 2008
    ..The paper describes a prototype Smart Vest system used for remote monitoring of physiological parameters and the clinical validation of the data are also presented...
  75. ncbi An e-consent-based shared EHR system architecture for integrated healthcare networks
    Joachim Bergmann
    Technical University of Braunschweig, Institute for Medical Informatics, Muehlenpfordtstr 23, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 76:130-6. 2007
    ..Our work aims on specification and development of a virtual shared health record architecture using a patient-centred integration and authorization model...
  76. ncbi Toward technical interoperability in telemedicine
    Richard L Craft
    Sandia National Labs, Albuquerque, NM 87185 0455, USA
    Telemed J E Health 11:384-404. 2005
    ....
  77. pmc ProServer: a simple, extensible Perl DAS server
    Robert D Finn
    Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Geome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK
    Bioinformatics 23:1568-70. 2007
    ..sanger.ac.uk/proserver/ or CPAN http://search.cpan.org/~rpettett/. Details on the system requirements and installation of ProServer can be found at http://www.sanger.ac.uk/proserver/...
  78. ncbi Quality of service provision assessment in the healthcare information and telecommunications infrastructures
    Eduard Babulak
    Staffordshire University, Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Technology, Beaconside, Stafford ST18 0DG, UK
    Int J Med Inform 75:246-52. 2006
    ....
  79. ncbi A cross-layer approach for wireless medical video streaming in robotic teleultrasonography
    Maria G Martini
    CNIT, DEIS, University of Bologna, Italy
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:3082-5. 2007
    ..Simulation results of the proposed system demonstrate the successful performance of the proposed controller structures in this advanced mobile telemedical environment...
  80. ncbi Integrating electron microscopy information into existing Distributed Annotation Systems
    J R Macias
    Unidad de Biocomputación, Centro Nacional de Biotecnologia CSIC, Campus de Cantoblanco UAM, C Darwin 3, 28049 Madrid, Spain
    J Struct Biol 158:205-13. 2007
    ....
  81. pmc Open source software projects of the caBIG In Vivo Imaging Workspace Software special interest group
    Fred W Prior
    Electronic Radiology Laboratory, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Digit Imaging 20:94-100. 2007
    ..Through these and future efforts, the caBIG In Vivo Imaging Workspace Software SIG endeavors to advance imaging informatics and provide new open-source software tools to advance cancer research...
  82. ncbi An OGSA Middleware for managing medical images using ontologies
    Ignacio Blanquer Espert
    Universidad Politécnica de Valencia DSIC, Camino de Vera s n, 46022, Valencia, Spain
    J Clin Monit Comput 19:295-305. 2005
    ..The results show that the components fulfil the objectives proposed. The extensibility of the system is achieved by the use of open methods and protocols, so new components can be easily added...
  83. ncbi BioMOBY: an open source biological web services proposal
    Mark D Wilkinson
    BioMOBY Project, Plant Biotechnology Institute, National Research Council Canada, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
    Brief Bioinform 3:331-41. 2002
    ..Native BioMOBY objects are lightweight XML, and make up both the query and the response of a simple object access protocol (SOAP) transaction...
  84. ncbi Integrating biological databases
    Lincoln D Stein
    Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, New York 11724, USA
    Nat Rev Genet 4:337-45. 2003
    ..Depending on the data that they contain, the databases fulfil different functions. But, although they are architecturally similar, so far their integration has proved problematic...
  85. ncbi Taverna: a tool for the composition and enactment of bioinformatics workflows
    Tom Oinn
    EMBL European Bioinformatics Institute, Hinxton, Cambridge, CB10 1SD, UK
    Bioinformatics 20:3045-54. 2004
    ..A growing number of these resources are being made available with programmatic access in the form of Web services. Bioinformatics scientists will need to orchestrate these Web services in workflows as part of their analyses...
  86. ncbi Service-oriented science
    Ian Foster
    Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL 60439, USA, and Department of Computer Science, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Science 308:814-7. 2005
    ..Grid technologies can accelerate the development and adoption of service-oriented science by enabling a separation of concerns between discipline-specific content and domain-independent software and hardware infrastructure...
  87. ncbi On call and online: sociohistorical, legal, and ethical implications of e-mail for the patient-physician relationship
    A R Spielberg
    Division of Medical Ethics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    JAMA 280:1353-9. 1998
    ..Physicians must keep patient information confidential, which will require taking precautions (including encryption to prevent interception) to preserve patient information, trust, and the integrity of the patient-physician relationship...
  88. ncbi Cyberinfrastructure: empowering a "third way" in biomedical research
    Kenneth H Buetow
    National Cancer Institute Center for Bioinformatics, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Science 308:821-4. 2005
    ..Biomedicine is at the precipice of unlocking the very essence of biologic life and enabling a new generation of medicine. Development and deployment of cyberinfrastructure may prove to be on the critical path to obtaining these goals...
  89. ncbi Management of information in distributed biomedical collaboratories
    David B Keator
    Brain Imaging Center, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 569:1-23. 2009
    ..The chapter introduces some existing databases, distributed file systems, and interchange languages used within the biomedical research and clinical communities for scientific data management and exchange...
  90. pmc Security and privacy requirements for a multi-institutional cancer research data grid: an interview-based study
    Frank J Manion
    Information Science and Technology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 9:31. 2009
    ..We use these statements to examine fundamental assumptions regarding data sharing using data federations and grid computing...
  91. ncbi A review of telemedicine in China
    Zhelong Wang
    School of Electronic and Information Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, Liaoning, China
    J Telemed Telecare 15:23-7. 2009
    ..We suggest that the Chinese government needs to make a policy in favour of rural people and invest more in telemedicine, so that they can enjoy low-cost telemedicine services and foster a large telemedicine market...
  92. ncbi The origin, content, and workload of e-mail consultations
    S M Borowitz
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    JAMA 280:1321-4. 1998
    ..Despite the common use of e-mail, little beyond anecdote or impressions has been published on patient-clinician e-mail consultation...
  93. pmc Improving health care by understanding patient preferences: the role of computer technology
    P F Brennan
    University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 5:257-62. 1998
    ....
  94. ncbi Rating health information on the Internet: navigating to knowledge or to Babel?
    A R Jadad
    Health Information Research Unit, Canadian Cochrane Network and Centre, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
    JAMA 279:611-4. 1998
    ..Despite its obvious benefits, the increase in the availability of information could also result in many potentially harmful effects on both consumers and health professionals who do not use it appropriately...
  95. ncbi Responses to unsolicited patient e-mail requests for medical advice on the World Wide Web
    G Eysenbach
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital Erlangen, Germany
    JAMA 280:1333-5. 1998
    ..The Internet is increasingly used by consumers to seek health and medical information, but online medical advice has not been explored systematically...
  96. pmc Internet infrastructures and health care systems: a qualitative comparative analysis on networks and markets in the British National Health Service and Kaiser Permanente
    Ann C Séror
    Faculté des sciences de l administration, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 4:E21. 2002
    ....
  97. ncbi Security aspects of medical file regrouping for the epidemiological follow-up
    C Quantin
    Dijon University Hospital, Medical Informatics Department, France
    Stud Health Technol Inform 52:1135-7. 1998
    ..The second problem is to ensure data security during the transmission and we discuss the advantages of different methods of communication such as the norms X400 and Internet protocols...
  98. ncbi The National Emergency Medical Extranet project
    Edward N Barthell
    Infinity HealthCare, Inc, Mequon, Wisconsin 53092, USA
    J Emerg Med 24:95-100. 2003
    ..A review of current activities evolving from NEME is presented, and further research and development is encouraged to create and implement NEME systems...
  99. pmc The networked health enterprise: a vision for 2008
    W W Stead
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 5:412-5. 1998
    ..If the health community does not step up to this challenge, consumers will take advantage of disintermediation. Empowered by the network, they will go outside the system into hands that meet their needs...
  100. ncbi Application parameters optimization to guarantee QoS in e-Health services
    I Martinez
    Communications Technologies Group, Aragon Institute of Engineering Research, University of Zaragoza, Spain
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5222-5. 2006
    ..A remote diagnosis service has been evaluated establishing good-performance areas, depending on available resources...
  101. ncbi Interoperability of a mobile health care solution with electronic healthcare record systems
    P de Toledo
    Bioengineering and Telemedicine Research Centre of Technical University of Madrid Spain
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5214-7. 2006
    ..This paper describes the design of a connectivity interface based on the HL7 standard that allows the MOTOHEALTH mobile health care solution to communicate with external electronic healthcare record systems supporting HL7...

Research Grants75

  1. Pathway Prediction and Assessment Integrating Multiple Evidence Types
    Peter Karp; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will search the MetaCyc reaction space (comprising almost 6000 reactions) for novel subpathways, explicitly constraining our search using organism-specific evidence (i.e., homology, experimental evidence, etc.) at each step. ..
  2. Robust Software Components for Model Organism Databases
    Peter Karp; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Although Pathway Tools is particularly well adapted to microbial MODs, one goal of this application is to adapt the metabolic pathway part of Pathway Tools to work with MODs for higher organisms. ..
  3. Encyclopedia of E. Coli Genes and Metabolism
    Peter Karp; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..SRI further proposes to develop new bioinformatics methods for comparative genomics, and for predicting nutritional requirements and essential genes of an organism form its metabolic network. ..
  4. DEVELOPMENT OF THE METACYC METABOLIC PATHWAY DATABASE
    Peter Karp; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  5. OPTIMIZING SOFTCOPY DISPLAYS FOR DIGITAL MAMMOGRAPHY
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The JND metrix model will then be used to systematically explore and optimize CRT design tradeoffs for current and future digital-mammography display systems. ..
  6. Conference--Medical Image Perception
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This grant will be used to provide financial support for about 12 graduate students and residents, as well as logistic support for publicity and program printing. ..
  7. Tool to Integrate Genomic and Proteomic Data of Aging
    ZOE LACROIX; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Aim 2: Enhance the access to information related to age-related diseases, disorders and disabilities through the exploration of multiple data sources. ..
  8. INTERACTIVE INTERNET INTERVENTIONS FOR SMOKING
    H McKay; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Secondary analyses will examine the effectiveness of the PACE+ program. The proposed design will provide important practical information about effectiveness of a low-cost Internet intervention to assist smokers in stopping smoking. ..
  9. Optimized Compression for Telepathology Virtual Slides
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  10. MIPS XII Conference
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. A Technology-Enhanced Nursing Intervention for Hospice Caregivers
    George Demiris; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  12. Custom Computer Support: Home Care of CABG Patients
    Patricia Brennan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Key outcome variables include patient and nurse satisfaction with care, patient self-management, 30-day readmission rate and nurse workload. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. OPTIMIZING SOFTCOPY DISPLAYS FOR DIGITAL MAMMOGRAPHY
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The JND metrix model will then be used to systematically explore and optimize CRT design tradeoffs for current and future digital-mammography display systems. ..
  14. Medical Image Perception Society Confrence XI
    Elizabeth Krupinski; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. Statewide Implementation of Electronic Health Records
    David Bates; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Dissemination of the results of this work should speed efforts toward the establishment of a national health information infrastructure. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Mediated Integration of Neuroscience Resources
    Luis Marenco; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. A Controlled Terminology for Diagnoses and Findings in General Dentistry
    Titus Schleyer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Project ECHO Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes
    Sanjeev Arora; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  19. Small Animal Tomography System for Green Fluorescent Protein Imaging
    ANDREAS HIELSCHER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..For example, the imaging system could help visualize tumor location and growth. If successfully implemented the new imaging system will provide new insights into how various diseases, such as cancer, spread and affect the body. ..
  20. OPTICAL TOMOGRAPHY FOR THE DIAGNOSIS OF JOINT DISEASES
    ANDREAS HIELSCHER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The ultimate goal of this proposal is to lay the groundwork for a clinical viable joint imager that can be used in a phase II clinical trial in i subsequent studies. ..
  21. STRUCTURAL INFORMATION FRAMEWORK FOR BRAIN MAPPING
    James Brinkley; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will test this hypothesis by building at least two such STEMSs, and assessing their utility, both alone and in combination, in generating neuroscience results that would not have been easily generated without them. ..
  22. Structure and function of SRP RNA
    Christian Zwieb; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These studies will focus on the specific features of two critical interactions and define their dynamic relationship to SRP function. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. Evaluation of Home Automated Telemanagement in COPD
    Joseph Finkelstein; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Finally, we will perform cost-effectiveness analysis of the HAT intervention in the COPD patients. ..
  24. Portable low-cost glove for functional hand measures
    LISA SIMONE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  25. Comparison of LCD vs CRT displays for mammography
    David Channin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The knowledge garnered under the auspices of this project will help further advance our understanding of optimized medical image display. ..
  26. ISMB 2005 Conf. Support for Students & Young Scientists
    PHILIP BOURNE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This proposal seeks to assist them at this critical but resource-limited stage in their careers. ..
  27. Allergy Alerts in Computerized Physician Entry
    David Bates; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We believe the results of our work will improve patient safety and the overall quality of pharmacotherapy. We also believe that the results of our study will be applicabe to other healthcare systems ..
  28. Genome-wide association study of MI in Caucasians
    Jeffrey R Gulcher; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  29. Computerized Classification of COPD and Contributing Components
    Joseph K Leader; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If successful, the proposal will result in advanced methods to characterize pulmonary disease in the individual patient and to monitor the effectiveness of treatment as well. ..
  30. PARTNERS IN HEALTH-TEACHERS, STUDENTS, PUBLIC - PHASE 2
    E Burns; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  31. A MULTIMODAL MULTIDIMENSIONAL MAP OF THE MOUSE BRAIN
    Arthur Toga; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The resulting validated, multimodality, multidimensional mouse atlas will have immense value for studying normal, mutant, healthy and diseased animals in a wide range of neuroscientific investigations. ..
  32. SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE FOR GUIDELINE DIRECTED THERAPY
    Mark Musen; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  33. Convenient, automated, objective measure of depression
    James Mundt; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Ultimately such efforts may decrease the drug development cycle at lower developmental costs. ..
  34. TRAINING PROGRAM IN NEUROIMAGING
    Arthur Toga; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We have the laboratory resources, faculty interest and expertise needed to run training program of this breadth and depth. ..
  35. MESA Family Study - Columbia University Field Center
    Steven Shea; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. SPANISH CHRONIC DISEASE EDUCATION PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Kate Lorig; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..4. Conduct exploratory studies to 1) determine if the program is more beneficial for some subgroups, and 2) to explore the mechanisms by which health status improves. ..
  37. ROBUST QUERY OF HETEROGENEOUS CLINICAL DATABASES
    Prakash Nadkarni; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In particular, research will be performed on utilization of newer database technologies, such as new indexing methods, as well as parallel database implementations. ..
  38. Enhancing Clinical Effectiveness Research with Natural Language Processing of EMR
    BRIAN L HAZLEHURST; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will demonstrate the utility of this infrastructure by conducting CER studies investigating the effectiveness of interventions in asthma and smoking, across the 6 participating health systems. ..
  39. Cross-species gene finding and annotation
    Lior Pachter; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The computational complexity of the problem is greatly reduced by the use of something we call an approximate alignment. ..
  40. ALTERNATIVE THERAPIES FOR MENOPAUSE: A RANDOMIZED TRIAL
    Katherine Newton; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  41. Tools & Data Resources in Support of Structural Genomics
    PHILIP BOURNE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed public resource will complement the private software and data resulting from the individual structural genomics centers as they undertake competitive high throughput structure determination. ..
  42. A Computational Testbed for Biosurveillance Methods
    Mark Musen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The computational architecture that we propose will serve[unreadable] as a model for the next generation of such systems.[unreadable]..
  43. Competencies Training &Assessment in LaboratoryMedicine UsingPatientSimulations
    Fred R Dee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..But performance assessments, as currently conceptualized, are extremely expensive to develop and score. This grant investigates methodologies designed to significantly reduce the cost of both development and scoring. ..
  44. Environmental Effects on Lung Function in Cystic Fibrosis Patients
    Christopher Goss; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Our proposal will also enhance our understanding of lung growth in CF and represents the initial phase of a program to understand environmental effects on CF lung disease. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. DNA DAMAGE QUANTITATION BY SINGLE MOLECULE LASER SIZING
    John Sutherland; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  46. COORDINATION OF RESPIRATION AND DEGLUTITION
    ADRIENNE PERLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Findings from this research can have a profound effect on patient evaluation procedures as well as on behavioral management techniques, clinical outcome goals, and medical costs for stroke patients. ..
  47. DELIVERY OF THE CGN INFORMATION RESOURCE DATABASE
    Prakash Nadkarni; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Informatics assistance will be provided to the individual nodes to assist the task of data exchange, and when necessary, to assist the design of local data collection systems. ..
  48. DISTRIBUTED GRAPHICS SUPERCOMPUTING FOR NEUROINFORMATICS
    Arthur Toga; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The provision of such an instrumentation package would enhance the productivity of ongoing funded research and foster the development of leading edge technology and applications for all participants. ..
  49. Pain Assessment Interview and Clinical Advisory System
    Stephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Thus, we believe this product has enormous commercial viability and public health importance. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  50. Parental Influences on Peer Socialization Among Children with ADHD
    AMORI MIKAMI; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  51. Collaborative Brain Mapping: Tools for Sharing
    Arthur Toga; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The resulting information technology will be scalable and applicable to other scientific data sharing problems. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  52. Internet Monitoring Of Prescription Drug Abuse
    Stephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Phase II will see development of a full prototype of PRISM and demonstration of its reliability and internal and external validity. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  53. Predicting Positive Outcomes Among Peer-Rejected Girls
    AMORI MIKAMI; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The overall goal is to uncover mediators and moderators of psychopathology among peer-rejected children, towards the end of contributing to interventions for this group at risk for negative outcomes. ..
  54. A MULTIMODAL MULTIDIMENSIONAL MAP OF THE MOUSE BRAIN
    Arthur Toga; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The resulting validated, multimodality, multidimensional mouse atlas will have immense value for studying normal, mutant, healthy and diseased animals in a wide range of neuroscientific investigations. ..
  55. UAB Oral Health Research Infrastructure Improvement
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. Computional Brain Biology from Genotype to Phenotype
    Arthur Toga; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. LONGITUDINAL ORAL HEALTH OUTCOMES IN HIGH-RISK ADULTS
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  58. A Chinese Adaptation of the ASI-Multimedia Version
    Stephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The final product will be marketed as part of our extensive suite of substance abuse-related, multimedia tools. ..
  59. Computerized ASI Follow-up and Outcome System
    Stephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Client acceptance will be evaluated along with correspondence between the IVR and traditional ASI administration. Phase II will evaluate the system's validity, capacity to produce acceptable response rates, and cost-effectiveness. ..
  60. Mid-Career Investigator Award-Patient-Oriented Research
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  61. Multi-Organizational Knowledge Based Approach Research
    Steven Moulton; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..It will also aid in the development of new knowledge-based paradigms to enhance treatment algorithms and improve patient care. ..
  62. A Multidimensional Alzheimer's Disease Brain Atlas
    Arthur Toga; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Seventh, these will be combined into an interactive visualizable and analytic tool set made available to the neuroscientific community. ..
  63. Oral Health/OHRQOL among low-SES rural adults
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  64. ASI-MV.net: A Prescription Medication Monitoring Tool
    Stephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Phase II will fully develop the ASI-MV.net website and establish its reliability and validity. The ASI-MV.net will be an innovative solution to problems collecting product-specific addictions data in real time. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  65. MULTIMEDIA SMOKING CESSATION FOR ALCOHOLIC CLIENTS
    Stephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..If a computerized, affordable smoking cessation program can be shown, in field trials, to have demonstrable efficacy, the commercial potential can be extraordinary. ..
  66. A Computerized Adaptive Testing Version of the ASI
    Stephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The availability of this new tool should enhance the quality and reduce the cost of research and treatment in the substance abuse area. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  67. WEB-BASED MANAGEMENT TRAINING: ADDICTION-RESOURCES.COM
    Stephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..An analogue field trial will examine, in contrast to a written booklet and wait-list control, the website's effectiveness in facilitating managers to more use of clinical data in decision-making. ..
  68. VIRTUAL SLIDEBOX OF COMPARATIVE CANCER PATHOLOGY
    Fred Dee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  69. Signal Detection for Prescription Opioid Outbreaks
    Stephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This system should be perceived by stakeholders as highly valuable. Thus, we believe this product has enormous commercial viability and public health importance. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  70. UAB Oral Health Research Innovation
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  71. Alabama Dental Practice Research Network Development
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  72. Screening for Addiction Risk in Chronic Opioid Therapy
    Stephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Substantial Phase III support has been committed by Endo Pharmaceuticals. The resulting measure should be reliable, valid, and easy to use in practice settings. ..
  73. A Spanish Adaptation of the ASI-Multimedia Version
    Stephen Butler; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Due to its reliability and low cost, we believe the ASI-MV could become the "Gold Standard" addictions assessment. Under such a circumstance, a Spanish adaptation would enjoy widespread use and profitability. ..