Clinical Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications (3 Volumes)

Clinical Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications (3 Volumes)

Release Date: May, 2011|Copyright: © 2011 |Pages: 2366|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-60960-561-2
ISBN13: 9781609605612|ISBN10: 1609605616|EISBN13: 9781609605629


Modern technological advances in medicine are not restricted to treatments, but rather have revolutionized the entire application of healthcare from finding a doctor to executing a treatment.

Clinical Technologies: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications provides an exhaustive chronicling of these changes through the compiled research of hundreds of scholars. This multi-volume book delves into the many applications of information technology ranging from digitizing patient records to high-performance computing, to medical imaging and diagnostic technologies. Technological advancements have begun turning potential breakthroughs into established applications across the field of healthcare, as demonstrated by these volumes. The importance of healthcare cannot be overstated, making this work vital to everyone involved in creating the future of medicine.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Clinical High-Performance Computing
  • Digital Privacy
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Informatics in healthcare
  • Information Science
  • Medical Imaging
  • Medical Technologies
  • Mobile healthcare
  • Mobile Technologies
  • Patient-Centered Care

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Information Resources Management Association (IRMA) is a research-based professional organization dedicated to advancing the concepts and practices of information resources management in modern organizations. IRMA's primary purpose is to promote the understanding, development and practice of managing information resources as key enterprise assets among IRM/IT professionals. IRMA brings together researchers, practitioners, academicians, and policy makers in information technology management from over 50 countries.