Computer-based Medical Systems: Proceedings.9780769525174
Computer-based medical systems; proceedings.
Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (19th: 2006: Salt Lake City, Utah For ships of the United States Navy of the same name, see .
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Collects the 158 papers presented during the June 2006 symposium on medical databases, computer-aided diagnosis, signal and image processing in medicine, decision support systems, medical image segmentation, and telemedicine systems. Special tracks reports advances in ontologies for biomedical bi·o·med·i·cal
1. Of or relating to biomedicine.
2. Of, relating to, or involving biological, medical, and physical sciences. systems, medical simulation, grids for bioinformatics, intelligent patient management, analysis of biomarkers from large image databases, open source software, and computational proteomics. Topics include pre-indexing for fast partial shape matching of vertebrae Vertebrae
Bones in the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar regions of the body that make up the vertebral column. Vertebrae have a central foramen (hole), and their superposition makes up the vertebral canal that encloses the spinal cord. images, tracking changes in healthcare documents, pulse contour variability before and after exercise, measurement of brain atrophy in neurodegenerative disease Neurodegenerative disease
A disease in which the nervous system progressively and irreversibly deteriorates.
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