Synopses & Reviews
Innovation in Health Informatics: A Smart Healthcare Primer explains how the most recent advances in information and communication technologies pave their way into the field of healthcare. It showcases their current and prospective application in a context defined by the imperative to deliver efficient, patient-centred and sustainable healthcare systems.
The book discusses topics such as big data, medical data analytics, artificial intelligence, machine learning, virtual and augmented reality, 5g and sensors, internet of things, nanotechnologies, and biotechnologies. Additionally, there is a discussion on social issues and policy making for the implementation of smart healthcare.
This book is a valuable source for undergraduate and graduate students, practitioners, researchers, clinicians, and data scientists who are interested in the latest findings and how to explore the intersections between Bioinformatics and Health Informatics, as well as the new research areas brought by recent and emerging advancements.
- Presents a holistic discussion of the new landscape of medical technologies, including big data, analytics, artificial intelligence, machine learning, virtual and augmented reality, 5g and sensors, internet of things, nanotechnologies, and biotechnologies
- Presents a case study driven approach with reference to real world application and systems
- Discusses the topics with a research-oriented approach aiming to promote the research skills and competencies of the readers