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mHealth Ecosystems and Social Networks in Healthcare

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This book provides a principled approach to classification using the available data in a model which combines information from the social network and the healthcare models. It presents studies from leading researchers and practitioners focusing on the current challenges, directions, trends and opportunities associated with healthcare delivery systems and their supporting wireless and mobile health technologies. mHealth Ecosystems and Social Networks in Healthcare is divided into two parts. Part I covers the area of mHealth Ecosystems. Chapters include topics on adoption of cloud based mHealth services, the socio-economic impact of mHealth, as well as self-management of health and disease. In Part II, Social Networks in Healthcare are highlighted. Chapters cover social media and patient support, virtual knowledge sharing and knowledge management and also web-based applications in health care. Ultimately this book is an excellent source of comprehensive knowledge and literature on the topics of mobile health ecosystems and social networks in healthcare.

Athina Lazakidou currently works at the Department of Economics at the University of Peloponnese in Greece as an Assistant Professor of Health Informatics. She worked as a Lecturer and as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Nursing at the University of Peloponnese (2008-2015) and as a Visiting Lecturer at the Department of Computer Science at the University of Cyprus (2000-2002). She did her undergraduate studies at the Athens University of Economics and Business (Greece) and received her BSc in Computer Science in 1996. In 2000, she received her Ph.D. in Medical Informatics from the Department of Medical Informatics, University Hospital Benjamin Franklin at the Free University of Berlin, Germany. She is also an internationally known expert in the field of computer applications in health care and biomedicine, with six books and numerous papers to her credit. She was also Editor of the "Handbook of Research on Informatics in Healthcare and Biomedicine" and "Handbook of Research on Distributed Medical Informatics and E-Health", the best authoritative reference sources for information on the newest trends and breakthroughs in computer applications applied to health care and biomedicine. Her research interests include health informatics, databases, clinical decision support systems, hospital and clinical information systems, elect ronic medical record systems, collaborative systems, web-based applications in health care and other areas.


Emerging mHealth Ecosystems Based on Innovative Technologies and Services.- Wearable Health Monitoring Systems.- Citizen Engagement in the mHealth Ecosystem Using Mobiles and Wearable Devices.- Innovative mHealth Ecosystems.- Mobile-Health Tool Use and Community Health Worker Performance in the Kenyan Context.- Design of Wearable Health Monitoring Systems.- mHealth Ecosystem Based on a Non-Invasive Commercial Hemodynamic Monitoring System Used for Heart Failure Patients as Portable Point of Care.- How Knowledge Flows Through Social Networks and Communities of Practice in a Healthcare Project.- A Context-Aware Social Networking Platform Built Around the Needs of Elderly Users.- Cost Effectiveness in Healthcare Using Social Networks.- Social Networks and Web-Based Applications in the Healthcare Sector.- Knowledge Sharing in Health Innovation Projects.- Social Networks Medical Image Steganography.- Studying the Information Behavior of Healthcare Professionals in a Greek Private Clinic Using Social Networks Models.

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Titre: mHealth Ecosystems and Social Networks in Healthcare
Code EAN: 9783319233406
ISBN: 978-3-319-23340-6
Format: Couverture cartonnée
Genre: Economie
nombre de pages: 214
Poids: 0g
Taille: H12mm x B237mm x T158mm
Année: 2016
Auflage: 1st ed. 2016


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