Ricardo Martinho

Ricardo Martinho is an Associate Professor at the School of Technology and Management – Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, Portugal. He teaches several subjects related to enterprise information systems, enterprise application development, software engineering (agile methods) and healthcare computer programming and information systems. He graduated in Electrical Engineering – Computer Science from University of Coimbra, received his MSc in Computer Science - Information Systems Programming from IST - Technical University of Lisbon, and his PhD from University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro. He is currently the Head of the Healthcare Informatics BSc. degree, and participates as a consultant in several enterprise and healthcare-related research projects. He supervises several MSc and PhD theses in the Computer Science – Healthcare Informatics research areas. He has several publications in conference proceedings, book chapters and journals, related to Business Process Management, Software Engineering and Health Informatics research areas. He serves as editor-in-chief, member of editorial board and reviewer for several books and international journals, and has served in several committees of international conferences. He is a co-founder of HCist – International Conference on Health and Social Care Information Systems and Technologies (http://hcist.scika.org).


Reliability of IoT-Aware BPMN Healthcare Processes
Dulce Domingos, Ana Respício, Ricardo Martinho. © 2017. 35 pages.
BPMN (Business Process Model and Notation) has become the de-facto business process modelling language standard. Healthcare processes have been increasingly incorporating...
Encyclopedia of E-Health and Telemedicine
Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, Isabel Maria Miranda, Ricardo Martinho, Rui Rijo. © 2016. 1145 pages.
Patients and medical professionals alike are slowly growing into the digital advances that are revolutionizing the ways that medical records are maintained in addition to the...
GuiMarket: An E-Marketplace of Health and Social Care Services
Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, Ricardo Simoes, Isabel Maria Miranda, Ricardo Martinho, Rui Rijo, Luís Ferreira. © 2016. 13 pages.
Controlled Flexibility in Healthcare Processes: A BPMN-Extension Approach
Dulce Domingos, Ricardo Martinho, João Varajão. © 2016. 15 pages.
Improving Organizational Effectiveness with Enterprise Information Systems
João Eduardo Varajão, Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, Ricardo Martinho. © 2015. 318 pages.
Information and communication technologies are widely used to improve organizational efficiency and ensure effective workflows. Technology and software systems provide the...
Text Mining Applied to Electronic Medical Records: A Literature Review
Luís Pereira, Rui Rijo, Catarina Silva, Ricardo Martinho. © 2015. 18 pages.
The analysis of medical records is a major challenge, considering they are generally presented in plain text, have a very specific technical vocabulary and are nearly always...
Information Systems and Technologies for Enhancing Health and Social Care
Ricardo Martinho, Rui Rijo, Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, João Varajão. © 2013. 421 pages.
Technology continues to benefit different aspects of our society. As such, the health and social care field has begun to utilize these advantages towards improvements in health...
Multiple Approaches to the Diagnosis of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Rui Rijo, Ricardo Martinho, Xiaocheng Ge. © 2013. 14 pages.
Studies indicate that about 3-7% of school-age children have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). If these disorders are not diagnosed and treated early, its...
International Journal of Reliable and Quality E-Healthcare (IJRQEH)
Anastasius Moumtzoglou. Est. 2012.
The International Journal of Reliable and Quality E-Healthcare (IJRQEH) addresses a variety of issues that relate to the quality and reliability assurance of e-healthcare...
Goals and Requirements for Supporting Controlled Flexibility in Software Processes
Ricardo Martinho, Dulce Domingos, João Varajão. © 2010. 16 pages.
Software processes are dynamic entities that are often changed and evolved by software development team members. Consequently, flexibility is one of the most important features...
International Journal of Web Portals (IJWP)
Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, Emanuel Soares Peres. Est. 2009.
Web portals are one of the most important components in the context of business integration. The International Journal of Web Portals (IJWP) is a high-quality refereed journal on...