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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Medical Informatics

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A6M33LI Z,ZK 5 2P+2C Czech
The course cannot be taken simultaneously with:
Project Design and Management, Technical Communication (X33NRP)
The course is a substitute for:
Project Design and Management, Technical Communication (X33NRP)
Lecturer:
Michal Huptych (guarantor)
Tutor:
Michal Huptych (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Cybernetics
Synopsis:

The course explains specific problems of information systems in health care, protection of medical data, processing of medical data, and intelligent monitoring systems. Possibilities of application of telemedicine in different fields of health care are discussed.

The computer labs are focused on practical tasks in medical informatics, as for example database technology, data protection and security, examples of health care information systems, applications of mobile technologies, resources of medical information.

Requirements:

We expect programming knowlege (skills) programování as specified in the courses

B6B36PJV/A7B36PJV or equivalent. In case student does not show the skills required

(in test in the first week or by passing 36PJV),

he/she looses the right to obtain assessment.

Syllabus of lectures:

1.Data, information and knowledge in medicine.

2.Standardization and classification systems in medicine (ICD, ICF; UMLS, MESH, SNOMED).

3.Ontologies, medical guidelines, evidence-based medicine.

4.Electronic health record (EHR), standards (OpenEHR, CEN, HL7).

5.Privacy and protection of data and its transmission, data storage and archivation.

6.Health care information systems - types, architectures.

7.Dedicated information systems (clinical, laboratory, radiological, primary care, etc.).

8.Decision support systems.

9.Distributed systems - types, architectures.

10.Intelligent monitoring systems.

11.Telemedicine.

12.Mobile applications (e-Health, m-Health, p-Health).

13.Medical information resources, quality of health care information on the Internet.

14.Reserve.

Syllabus of tutorials:

http://cw.felk.cvut.cz/doku.php/courses/a6m33li/start

Study Objective:

The course explains specific problems of information systems in health care, protection of medical data, processing of medical data, and intelligent monitoring systems. Possibilities of application of telemedicine in different fields of health care are discussed.

Study materials:

[1] Shortliffe, E.H. and Perreault, L. (eds), Wiederhold, G., and Fagan, L.M. (assoc. eds.). Medical Informatics: Computer Applications in Health Care and Biomedicine. New York: Springer-Verlag, 2000.

[2] Xiao, Y., Chen,H.: Mobile Telemedicine - A Computing and Networking Perspective. CRC Press, 2008.

Note:
Further information:
http://cw.felk.cvut.cz/doku.php/courses/a6m33li/start
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
Time-table is not available yet
Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
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The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2019-10-18
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet1706106.html