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Scheda Riassuntiva
Anno Accademico 2017/2018
Scuola Scuola di Ingegneria Industriale e dell'Informazione
Insegnamento 096261 - E-HEALTH METHODS AND APPLICATIONS [I.C.]
  • 098465 - E-HEALTH METHODS
Docente Ferrante Simona
Cfu 5.00 Tipo insegnamento Modulo Di Corso Strutturato


Corso di Studi Codice Piano di Studio preventivamente approvato Da (compreso) A (escluso) Insegnamento
Ing Ind - Inf (Mag.)(ord. 270) - MI (471) BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING - INGEGNERIA BIOMEDICA*AZZZZ096261 - E-HEALTH METHODS AND APPLICATIONS [I.C.]
Ing Ind - Inf (Mag.)(ord. 270) - MI (481) COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING - INGEGNERIA INFORMATICA*AZZZZ096261 - E-HEALTH METHODS AND APPLICATIONS [I.C.]

Programma dettagliato e risultati di apprendimento attesi

Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is a key component to ensuring quality, safety, access and efficiency in healthcare. This course introduces current approaches and future directions in e-health and the use of ICT in healthcare in general, as well as key concepts and tools from the underlying discipline of health informatics.

Topics include: electronic health records (EHRs); hospital and primary care and public health information systems; supporting clinical decision-making for health professionals through ICT; e-health in the community for preventive healthcare and for patient and career support; regulatory influences on e-health including management and governance, privacy, security, and confidentiality; the role of data standards, vocabularies, and nomenclatures in e-health; research and development in e-health.

 

DETAILED PROGRAM

Please note that this list is purely indicative and class arguments may change due to teaching needs in this highly evolving field.

 

Introduction to e-health

  • Overview of e-health data
    • Data types
    • Data collection and recording
    • Use of e-health data

 

E-health for healthcare professionals

  • E-health in the context of health, social and self-care
  • E-health applications for healthcare professionals:
  • Who are the healthcare professionals?
    • Different healthcare professionals and their way of using e-health
  • Different types of e-health for healthcare professionals
  • Decision making in e-health:
    • Integration of e-health information: cognitive science principles
    • Management of uncertainties for decision making
    • Electronic Medical Records / Electronic Health Records and the safety and quality of patient care
    • Clinical Decision Support Systems / Mining hospital data to predict patient outcomes
    • Electronic prescription and delivery / Electronic medications management
  • Imaging informatics

 

Design and implementation of e-health

  • Technical demands on e-health systems
    • Technical infrastructure
    • e-health system architecture
  • Health informatics standards and terminologies
    • DICOM
    • HL7
    • Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE)
    • Unified Medical Language System (UMLS)
    • Systematized Nomenclature for Medicine (SNOMED CT)
  • Information retrieval techniques for data-mining of medical records
    • Natural language processing

Bibliografia
Risorsa bibliografica obbligatoriaPDF lectures on BEEP
Risorsa bibliografica obbligatoriaRecent articles on e-health uploaded on BEEP
Risorsa bibliografica facoltativaShortliffe Edward H. and Cimino James J., Editors, Biomedical Informatics: Computer Applications in Health Care and Biomedicine, Editore: Springer, ISBN: 978-0387289861

Mix Forme Didattiche
Tipo Forma Didattica Ore didattiche
lezione
28.0
esercitazione
21.0
laboratorio informatico
0.0
laboratorio sperimentale
0.0
progetto
0.0
laboratorio di progetto
0.0

Informazioni in lingua inglese a supporto dell'internazionalizzazione
Insegnamento erogato in lingua Inglese
DisponibilitÓ di materiale didattico/slides in lingua inglese
DisponibilitÓ di libri di testo/bibliografia in lingua inglese

Note Sulla ModalitÓ di valutazione

The final grade will be composed as follows: 50% result of the assigned project over the course; 50% result of a final written test. In addition, an oral examination will be optional.

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