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2013 IEEE 26th International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS) (2013)
Porto, Portugal
June 20, 2013 to June 22, 2013
ISBN: 978-1-4799-1053-3
TABLE OF CONTENTS

[Front cover] (PDF)

pp. 1

Title page (PDF)

pp. 1

Copyright page (PDF)

pp. ii

Preface (PDF)

pp. iii

Program committee (PDF)

pp. v-xiv

Contents (PDF)

pp. xv-xxiv

Bayesian networks to answer challenging neuroscience questions (PDF)

Pedro Larranaga , Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
Concha Bielza , Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
pp. 2

Towards medical device behavioural validation using Petri nets (Abstract)

Paulo E. S. Barbosa , Universidade Estadual da Paraiba, Campina Grande, Brazil
Misael Morais , Universidade Estadual da Paraiba, Campina Grande, Brazil
Katia Galdino , Universidade Estadual da Paraiba, Campina Grande, Brazil
Melquisedec Andrade , Universidade Estadual da Paraiba, Campina Grande, Brazil
Luis Gomes , Universidade Nova de Lisboa and UNINOVA - CTS, Lisboa, Portugal
Filipe Moutinho , Universidade Nova de Lisboa and UNINOVA - CTS, Lisboa, Portugal
Jorge C. A. de Figueiredo , Universidade Federal de Campina Grande, Campina Grande, Brazil
pp. 4-10

Classification of volumetric retinal images using overlapping decomposition and tree analysis (Abstract)

Abdulrahman Albarrak , Dept of Computer Science, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
Frans Coenen , Dept of Computer Science, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
Yalin Zheng , Dept of Eye and Vision Science, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
pp. 11-16

Simulation of soft tissue deformation: A new approach (Abstract)

Ana C. M. T. G. Oliveira , FATEC Ipiranga - Centro Paula Souza
Romero Tori , Interactive Technologies Laboratory, School of Engineering, University of São Paulo - Brazil
Wyllian Brito , Lab. for Application of Informatics in Health, School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities, University of São Paulo - Brazil
Jessica dos Santos , Lab. for Application of Informatics in Health, School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities, University of São Paulo - Brazil
Helton H. Biscaro , Lab. for Application of Informatics in Health, School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities, University of São Paulo - Brazil
Fatima L. S. Nunes , Lab. for Application of Informatics in Health, School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities, University of São Paulo - Brazil
pp. 17-22

Evaluation of the use of computational intelligence techniques in medical claim processes of a health insurance company (Abstract)

Flavio Araujo , Departamento de Computação, Universidade Federal do Piauí (UFPI), Teresina - Brazil
Lailson Moraes , Centro de Informática, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), Recife - Brazil
Andre Santana , Departamento de Computação, Universidade Federal do Piauí (UFPI), Teresina - Brazil
Pedro Santos Neto , Departamento de Computação, Universidade Federal do Piauí (UFPI), Teresina - Brazil
Paulo Adeodato , Centro de Informática, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), Recife - Brazil
Erico Leao , Departamento de Computação, Universidade Federal do Piauí (UFPI), Teresina - Brazil
pp. 23-28

Adaptation of marching cubes for the simulation of material removal from segmented volume data (Abstract)

Sudanthi Wijewickrema , Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, Australia
Ioanna Ioannou , Department of Otolaryngology, University of Melbourne, Australia
Gregor Kennedy , Melbourne Graduate School of Education, University of Melbourne, Australia
pp. 29-34

SemLink — Dynamic generation of hyperlinks to enhance patient readability of discharge summaries (Abstract)

Mehnaz Adnan , Department of Computer Engineering, Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan
Jim Warren , Department of Computer Science /National Institute for Health Innovation, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Martin Orr , Department of Computer Science /National Institute for Health Innovation, University of Auckland, New Zealand
pp. 35-40

Does a CBIR system really impact decisions of physicians in a clinical environment? (Abstract)

Marcelo Ponciano-Silva , Dept. of Computer Science, University of São Paulo at São Carlos, Brazil
Juliana P. Souza , Medical School of Ribeirão Preto, University of São Paulo, Brazil
Pedro H. Bugatti , Dept. of Computer Engineering, Fed. Technological University of Paraná, Cornélio Procópio, Brazil
Marcos V. N. Bedo , Dept. of Computer Science, University of São Paulo at São Carlos, Brazil
Daniel S. Kaster , Dept. of Computer Science, University of Londrina, Brazil
Rosana T. V. Braga , Dept. of Computer Science, University of São Paulo at São Carlos, Brazil
Angela D. Bellucci , Medical School of Ribeirão Preto, University of São Paulo, Brazil
Paulo M. Azevedo-Marques , Medical School of Ribeirão Preto, University of São Paulo, Brazil
Caetano Traina , Dept. of Computer Science, University of São Paulo at São Carlos, Brazil
Agma J. M. Traina , Dept. of Computer Science, University of São Paulo at São Carlos, Brazil
pp. 41-46

Region-based active contours for computer-aided analysis of carotid Phase Contrast MRI (Abstract)

Guillaume Trebuchet , Automated Systems Engineering Laboratory, Angers University, 62 avenue Notre Dame du Lac, 49000 Angers, France
Jean-Baptiste Fasquel , Automated Systems Engineering Laboratory, Angers University, 62 avenue Notre Dame du Lac, 49000 Angers, France
Christine Cavaro-Menard , Automated Systems Engineering Laboratory, Angers University, 62 avenue Notre Dame du Lac, 49000 Angers, France
Alderic Lecluse , Radiology Department, University Hospital, 4 rue Larrey, 49933 Angers, France
Serge Willoteaux , Radiology Department, University Hospital, 4 rue Larrey, 49933 Angers, France
pp. 47-52

Smart technologies for long-term stress monitoring at work (Abstract)

Rafal Kocielnik , TU Eindhoven
Natalia Sidorova , TU Eindhoven
Fabrizio Maria Maggi , University of Tartu
Martin Ouwerkerk , Philips Research
Joyce H. D. M. Westerink , Philips Research
pp. 53-58

Optic disk localization using fast radial symmetry transform (Abstract)

Attila Budai , Pattern Recognition Lab, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Andre Aichert , Pattern Recognition Lab, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Bronislav Vymazal , Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Communication, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Brno University of Technology, Brno, Czech Republic
Joachim Hornegger , Pattern Recognition Lab, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Georg Michelson , Pattern Recognition Lab, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
pp. 59-64

Remote supported trauma care: Understanding the situation from afar (Abstract)

Marcus Nilsson , Media Technology and Interaction Design Lindstedtsvagen 5, 10044 Stockholm, Sweden
Alexander Yngling , Media Technology and Interaction Design Lindstedtsvagen 5, 10044 Stockholm, Sweden
Kristina Groth , Media Technology and Interaction Design Lindstedtsvagen 5, 10044 Stockholm, Sweden
Folke Hammarqvist , Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
Christoffer Jernling , Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, 141 86 Stockholm, Sweden
pp. 65-70

Evaluation of SIRIUS retinal vessel width measurement in REVIEW dataset (Abstract)

S. G. Vazquez , Varpa Group, Department of Computer Science, University of A Coruña, Spain
N. Barreira , Varpa Group, Department of Computer Science, University of A Coruña, Spain
M. G. Penedo , Varpa Group, Department of Computer Science, University of A Coruña, Spain
M. Pena-Seijo , Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
F. Gomez-Ulla , Technological Institute of Ophthalmology, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
pp. 71-76

Can we distinguish between benign and malignant breast tumors in DCE-MRI by studying a tumor's most suspect region only? (Abstract)

Sylvia Glasser , Dept. for Simulation & Graphics, Univ. Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany
Uli Niemann , Dept. for Simulation & Graphics, Univ. Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany
Bernhard Preim , Dept. for Simulation & Graphics, Univ. Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany
Myra Spiliopoulou , Knowledge Manage. & Discovery Lab. (KMD), Univ. Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany
pp. 77-82

Minimally invasive surgical skills evaluation in the field of otolaryngology (Abstract)

Alejandro Cuevas , CINVESTAV-IPN, México D.F., México. Department of Electrical Engineering, Section of Bioelectronics
Daniel Lorias , CINVESTAV-IPN, México D.F., México. Department of Electrical Engineering, Section of Bioelectronics
Arturo Minor , CINVESTAV-IPN, México D.F., México. Department of Electrical Engineering, Section of Bioelectronics
Jose A. Gutierrez , Technological Institute of Morelia, Michoacán, México. Department of Electrical Engineering, Section of Biomedic
Rigoberto Martinez , State Autonomous University of Mexico, México D.F., México. Department of Electrical Engineering
pp. 83-88

A multi-domain platform for medical imaging (Abstract)

Carlos Viana-Ferreira , DETI/IEETA, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Carlos Costa , DETI/IEETA, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Jose Luis Oliveira , DETI/IEETA, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
pp. 89-94

Automatic no-reference quality assessment for retinal fundus images using vessel segmentation (Abstract)

Thomas Kohler , Pattern Recognition Lab, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Attila Budai , Pattern Recognition Lab, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Martin F. Kraus , Pattern Recognition Lab, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Jan Odstrcilik , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Brno University of Technology, Brno, Czech Republic
Georg Michelson , Erlangen Graduate School in Advanced Optical Technologies (SAOT), Erlangen, Germany
Joachim Hornegger , Pattern Recognition Lab, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
pp. 95-100

Reducing the complexity of k-nearest diverse neighbor queries in medical image datasets through fractal analysis (Abstract)

Rafael L. Dias , Department of Computing, Federal University of Sao Carlos, Rodovia Washington Luis, km 235 - SP-310, 13565-905 - Sao Carlos, SP - Brazil
Renato Bueno , Department of Computing, Federal University of Sao Carlos, Rodovia Washington Luis, km 235 - SP-310, 13565-905 - Sao Carlos, SP - Brazil
Marcela X. Ribeiro , Department of Computing, Federal University of Sao Carlos, Rodovia Washington Luis, km 235 - SP-310, 13565-905 - Sao Carlos, SP - Brazil
pp. 101-106

Challenges in predicting community periodontal index from hospital dental care records (Abstract)

Daniel Vieira , X-akseli Oy, Espoo, Finland
Jari Linden , Health Care Center, Lohja, Finland
Jaakko Hollmen , Aalto University School of Science, Department of Information and Computer Science, Espoo, Finland
Jorma Suni , Oral Health Corporation, Vantaa, Finland
pp. 107-112

Implementing public health analytical services: Grid enabling of MetaMap (Abstract)

Kailah Davis , Department of Biomedicai Informatics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Ronald C. Price , Center for High Performance Computing, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Julio C. Facelli , Department of Biomedicai Informatics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
pp. 113-118

Automatic nerve tracking in confocal images of corneal subbasal epithelium (Abstract)

Enea Poletti , Department of Information Engineering, University of Padova, Italy
Alfredo Ruggeri , Department of Information Engineering, University of Padova, Italy
pp. 119-124

Validation of microaneurysm-based diabetic retinopathy screening across retina fundus datasets (Abstract)

L. Giancardo , Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Via Morego 30, 16163 Genova, Italy
T. P. Karnowski , Oak Ridge National Laboratory 1 Bethel Valley Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37831, USA
K. W. Tobin , Oak Ridge National Laboratory 1 Bethel Valley Rd, Oak Ridge, TN 37831, USA
F. Meriaudeau , Le2i, Université de Bourgogne 12 rue de la Fonderie, 71200 Le Creusot, France
E. Chaum , UTHSC, Hamilton Eye Institute 930 Madison Avenue, Suite 731, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
pp. 125-130

Hurst exponent and intrapartum fetal heart rate: Impact of decelerations (Abstract)

Patrice Abry , Physics Dept. ENS Lyon, CNRS
Stephane G. Roux , Physics Dept. ENS Lyon, CNRS
Vaclav Chudacek , Physics Dept. ENS Lyon, CNRS
Pierre Borgnat , Physics Dept. ENS Lyon, CNRS
Paulo Goncalves , Comp. Sciences Dept. ENS Lyon, INRIA
Muriel Doret , Hôpital Femme-Mère-Enfant, HCL, University of Lyon
pp. 131-136

On the effects of de-interlacing on the classification accuracy of interlaced endoscopic videos with indication for celiac disease (Abstract)

S. Hegenbart , Department of Computer Sciences, Salzburg University, Austria
A. Uhl , Department of Computer Sciences, Salzburg University, Austria
G. Wimmer , Department of Computer Sciences, Salzburg University, Austria
A. Vecsei , St. Anna Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Medical University, Vienna, Austria
pp. 137-142

Towards organ-centric compositional development of safe networked supervisory medical systems (Abstract)

Woochul Kang , Computer Science Dept., Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
PoLiang Wu , Computer Science Dept., Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Maryam Rahmaniheris , Computer Science Dept., Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lui Sha , Computer Science Dept., Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Richard B. Berlin , Carle Foundation Hosipital
Julian M. Goldman , Massachusetts General Hospital and CIMIT
pp. 143-148

An extended conceptual model of consent for information systems (Abstract)

Christian J. Bonnici , Information Security Group, Royal Holloway, University of London
pp. 149-154

Personal Health Information detection in unstructured web documents (Abstract)

Amir H. Razavi , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Ottawa, Canada
Kambiz Ghazinour , School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Ottawa, Canada
pp. 155-160

Fully-automatic tool for morphometric analysis of myelinated fibers (Abstract)

Romulo Bourget Novas , Department of Computing and Mathematics, Faculty of Philosophy, Science and Languages of Ribeirão Preto
Valeria Paula Sassoni Fazan , Department of Surgery and Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirão Preto, University of São Paulo, Brazil
Joaquim Cezar Felipe , Department of Computing and Mathematics, Faculty of Philosophy, Science and Languages of Ribeirão Preto
pp. 161-166

AudioSense: Enabling real-time evaluation of hearing aid technology in-situ (Abstract)

Syed Shabih Hasan , Department of Computer Science/Aging Mind and Brain Initiative, University of Iowa
Farley Lai , Department of Computer Science/Aging Mind and Brain Initiative, University of Iowa
Octav Chipara , Department of Computer Science/Aging Mind and Brain Initiative, University of Iowa
Yu-Hsiang Wu , Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Iowa
pp. 167-172

Cost sensitive adaptive random subspace ensemble for computer-aided nodule detection (Abstract)

Peng Cao , Key Laboratory of Medical Image Computing of Ministry of Education, Northeastern University, China
Dazhe Zhao , Key Laboratory of Medical Image Computing of Ministry of Education, Northeastern University, China
Osmar Zaiane , University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
pp. 173-178

A virtual reality simulator combining a learning environment and clinical case database for image-guided prostate biopsy (Abstract)

Sonia-Yuki Selmi , UJF-Grenoble 1/CNRS/TIMC-IMAG UMR 5525, Grenoble, F-38041, France
Gaelle Fiard , Grenoble University Hospital, Department of Urology, Grenoble, France
Emmanuel Promayon , UJF-Grenoble 1/CNRS/TIMC-IMAG UMR 5525, Grenoble, F-38041, France
Lucile Vadcard , LSE, UPMF, Grenoble, France
Jocelyne Troccaz , UJF-Grenoble 1/CNRS/TIMC-IMAG UMR 5525, Grenoble, F-38041, France
pp. 179-184

POCS-based super-resolution for HD endoscopy video frames (Abstract)

M. Hafner , Department for Internal Medicine, St. Elisabeth Hospital, Vienna
M. Liedlgruber , Multimedia Signal Processing and Security Lab, Department of Computer Sciences, University of Salzburg, Austria
A. Uhl , Multimedia Signal Processing and Security Lab, Department of Computer Sciences, University of Salzburg, Austria
pp. 185-190

A web-based medical multimedia visualisation interface for personal health records (Abstract)

Michael de Ridder , School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Liviu Constantinescu , School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Lei Bi , School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Youn Hyun Jung , School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Ashnil Kumar , School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Jinman Kim , School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
David Dagan Feng , School of Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Michael Fulham , Department of Molecular Imaging, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
pp. 191-196

Interpretation of laboratory examination results and their simple representation (Abstract)

Takashi Okumura , Center for Public Health Informatics, National Institute of Public Health, 2-3-6 Minami, Wako-shi, Saitama 351-0197, Japan
Yuka Tateisi , Center for Public Health Informatics, National Institute of Public Health, 2-3-6 Minami, Wako-shi, Saitama 351-0197, Japan
pp. 197-202

Computer-aided capsule endoscopy images evaluation based on color rotation and texture features: An educational tool to physicians (Abstract)

Vasileios S. Charisis , Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept., Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Christina Katsimerou , Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept., Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Leontios J. Hadjileontiadis , Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept., Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Christos N. Liatsos , 401 Army General Hospital of Athens, Greece
George D. Sergiadis , Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
pp. 203-208

Stress detection from speech and Galvanic Skin Response signals (Abstract)

Hindra Kurniawan , Department of Computer Science, TU Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Alexandr V. Maslov , Department of Computer Science, TU Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Mykola Pechenizkiy , Department of Computer Science, TU Eindhoven, the Netherlands
pp. 209-214

Learner's satisfaction within a breast imaging eLearning course for radiographers (Abstract)

Ines C. Moreira , Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Sandra Rua Ventura , Escola Superior de Tecnologia da Saúde do Porto - Politécnico do Porto, Portugal
Isabel Ramos , Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Pedro Pereira Rodrigues , Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Portugal
pp. 215-220

A scalable ontology reasoner via incremental materialization (Abstract)

Fazle Rabbi , StFX Centre for Logic and Information, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS B2G 2A5
Wendy MacCaull , StFX Centre for Logic and Information, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS B2G 2A5
Rokan Uddin Faruqui , Department of Computing and Software, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1
pp. 221-226

Segmentation of nailfold capillaries from microscopy video sequences (Abstract)

F. Isgro , Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e delle Tecnologie dell'Informazione, Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy
F. Pane , Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e delle Tecnologie dell'Informazione, Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy
G. Porzio , Dipartimento di Matematica e Fisica, Seconda Università di Napoli, Italy
R. Pennarola , Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche Avanzate, Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy
E. Pennarola , ASL Napoli 2 Nord, Regione Campania, Italy
pp. 227-232

Examining the learning effects of a low-cost haptic-based virtual reality simulator on laparoscopic cholecystectomy (Abstract)

Chung Hyuk Park , School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Kenneth L. Wilson , Division of Trauma & Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Morehouse School of Medicine
Ayanna M. Howard , School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
pp. 233-238

A system for the automatic measurement of the nuchal translucency thickness from ultrasound video stream of the foetus (Abstract)

A. Anzalone , IASF, National Institute of Astrophysics, Palermo, Italy
G. Fusco , Dipartimento di Informatica, Bioingegneria, Robotica e Ingegneria dei Sistemi, Università di Genova, Italy
F. Isgro , Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e delle Tecnologie dell'Informazione, Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy
E. Orlandi , Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Policlinico Paolo Giaccone di Palermo, Italy
R. Prevete , Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica e delle Tecnologie dell'Informazione, Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy
G. Sciortino , Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Università di Palermo, Italy
D. Tegolo , Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Università di Palermo, Italy
C. Valenti , Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Università di Palermo, Italy
pp. 239-244

Cardiovascular variability and nociception/anti-nociception balance during anesthesia (Abstract)

Ana Castro , Instituto de Telecomunicações, Faculdade de Ciências, Univ. do Porto, Portugal, Rua do Campo Alegre, 1021/1055, 4169-007 Porto
Pedro Amorim , Hospital de Santo Antonio, CHP, Portugal
Miguel T. Coimbra , Institute de Telecomunicaçôes, Faculdade de Ciências, Univ. do Porto, Portugal
pp. 245-250

An intelligent adaptive filter for fast tracking and elimination of power line interference from ECG signal (Abstract)

Nauman Razzaq , College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan
Maryam Butt , College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan
Muhammad Salman , College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan
Rahat Ali , College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan
Ismail Sadiq , College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan
Khalid Munawar , King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Tahir Zaidi , College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan
pp. 251-256

A health information recommender system: Enriching YouTube health videos with Medline Plus information by the use of SnomedCT terms (Abstract)

A. Rivero-Rodriguez , Norut, Troms⊘, Norway
S. Th. Konstantinidis , Norut, Troms⊘, Norway
C. L. Sanchez-Bocanegra , Robot. & Comput. Technol. Lab., Univ. of Seville, Seville, Spain
L. Fernandez-Luque , Norut, Troms⊘, Norway
pp. 257-261

Telenursing in colorectal cancer patient follow-up and treatment assessment: A mixed methods evaluation study (Abstract)

Maria Jose Dias , Instituto Português de Oncologia, Francisco Gentil, Porto
Maria Fragoso , Instituto Português de Oncologia, Francisco Gentil, Porto
Lucio Lara-Santos , Instituto Português de Oncologia, Francisco Gentil, Porto
Pedro Pereira Rodrigues , LIAAD - INESC TEC & CINTESIS, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto
pp. 262-267

Autopilot spatially-adaptive active contour parameterization for medical image segmentation (Abstract)

Eleftheria A. Mylona , Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, University of Athens, Greece
Michalis A. Savelonas , Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, University of Athens, Greece
Dimitris Maroulis , Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, University of Athens, Greece
Athanassios N. Skodras , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Patras, Greece
pp. 268-272

A curvelet-based lacunarity approach for ulcer detection from Wireless Capsule Endoscopy images (Abstract)

Alexis Eid , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Vasileios S. Charisis , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Leontios J. Hadjileontiadis , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
George D. Sergiadis , Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
pp. 273-278

Perceptually adapted method for optic disc detection on retinal fundus images (Abstract)

Irene Fondon , University of Seville, Seville, Spain
Mark J. J. P. van Grinsven , Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Clara I. Sanchez , Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Aurora Saez , University of Seville, Seville, Spain
pp. 279-284

ACLAC: An approach for adaptive closed-loop anesthesia control (Abstract)

Ayoze Marrero , Dep. Ing. Sistemas y automatica, Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
Juan A. Mendez , Dep. Ing. Sistemas y automatica, Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
Alexandr V. Maslov , Dept. MIT, U. Jyväskylä, P.O. Box 35, FIN-40014, Jyväskylä, Finland
Mykola Pechenizkiy , Dept. CS, TU Eindhoven, P.O. Box 513, NL-5600MB, The Netherlands
pp. 285-290

Smart-phone application design for lasting behavioral changes (Abstract)

Eleni Stroulia , Department of Computing Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Shayna Fairbairn , Facuity of Physical Education, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Blerina Bazelli , Department of Computing Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Dylan Gibbs , Department of Computing Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Robert Lederer , Department of Art and Design, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Robert Faulkner , Department of Art and Design, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Janet Ferguson-Roberts , Department of Art and Design, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Brad Mullen , Department of Art and Design, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
pp. 291-296

A medical content based image retrieval system with eye tracking relevance feedback (Abstract)

F. Maiorana , Department of Electrical, Electronics and Informatic Engineering, University of Catania, Catania, 95125, Italy
pp. 297-302

Survey of openEHR storage implementations (Abstract)

Samuel Frade , Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems - CINTESIS, Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto (FMUP) - Portugal
Sergio Miranda Freire , Department of Information and Education Technology in Health Care, State University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Erik Sundvall , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Linko¨ping University, Sweden
Jose Hilario Patriarca-Almeida , Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems - CINTESIS, Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto (FMUP) - Portugal
Ricardo Cruz-Correia , Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems - CINTESIS, Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto (FMUP) - Portugal
pp. 303-307

Automatic detection of microaneurysm based on the slant stacking (Abstract)

Jorge Oliveira , University of Minho, Industrial Electronics Department, Campus of Gualtar, 4700-175 Braga, Portugal
Graca Minas , University of Minho, Industrial Electronics Department, Campus of Gualtar, 4700-175 Braga, Portugal
Carlos Silva , University of Minho, Industrial Electronics Department, Campus of Gualtar, 4700-175 Braga, Portugal
pp. 308-313

Knowledge on heart condition of children based on demographic and physiological features (Abstract)

Pedro Ferreira , CRACS INESC-TEC LA, Porto, Portugal
Tiago T. V. Vinhoza , Instituto de Telecomunicações, Porto, Portugal
Ana Castro , Instituto de Telecomunicações, Porto, Portugal
Felipe Mourato , Real Hospital Português, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
Thiago Tavares , Real Hospital Português, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
Sandra Mattos , Real Hospital Português, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
Ines Dutra , CRACS INESC-TEC LA and Instituto de Telecomunicações, Porto, Department of Computer Science, Faculdade de Ciências, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
Miguel Coimbra , CRACS INESC-TEC LA and Instituto de Telecomunicações, Porto, Department of Computer Science, Faculdade de Ciências, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
pp. 314-319

Health users' perception of biometric authentication technologies (Abstract)

Paulo Rodrigues , Centro Algoritmi, Universidade do Minho
Henrique Santos , Centro Algoritmi, Universidade do Minho
pp. 320-325

HL7 FHIR: An Agile and RESTful approach to healthcare information exchange (Abstract)

Duane Bender , Dept. Electrical and Computer Eng. Technology, Mohawk College, Hamilton, ON, L8N 3T2, Canada
Kamran Sartipi , Dept. Electrical, Computer, and Software Eng., University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, ON, L1H 7K4, Canada
pp. 326-331

Agent based simulation for training and assessing students in the field of anesthesiology (Abstract)

Jason H. Epstein , Icahn School of Medicine, at Mount Sinai
Matthew Levin , Icahn School of Medicine, at Mount Sinai
Mark S. Jowell , LogicJunction, Inc.
pp. 332-336

An adaptive method for the recovery of missing samples from FHR time series (Abstract)

Vangelis P. Oikonomou , Laboratory of Knowledge and Intelligent Computing, Department of Informatics and Telecommunication Technology TEI of Epirus, 47100, Arta, Greece
Jiri Spilka , Department of Cybernetics, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Czech Technical University, Prague, Czech Republic
Chrysostomos Stylios , Laboratory of Knowledge and Intelligent Computing, Department of Informatics and Telecommunication Technology TEI of Epirus, 47100, Arta, Greece
Lenka Lhostka , Department of Cybernetics, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Czech Technical University, Prague, Czech Republic
pp. 337-342

Peer-to-peer data discovery in health centers (Abstract)

Maria Mirto , Euro Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC), University of Salento, Lecce, via per Monteroni 73100 Lecce
Massimo Cafaro , Euro Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC), University of Salento, Lecce, via per Monteroni 73100 Lecce
Giovanni Aloisio , Euro Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC), University of Salento, Lecce, via per Monteroni 73100 Lecce
pp. 343-348

A secure RBAC mobile agent access control model for healthcare institutions (Abstract)

Catia Santos-Pereira , Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems - CINTESIS, Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto (FMUP), Porto - Portugal
Alexandre B. Augusto , Center for Research in Advanced Computing Systems (CRACS), Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science, University of Porto, Porto - Portugal
Ricardo Cruz-Correia , Department of Health Information and Decision Sciences (CIDES), FMUP - Portugal
Manuel E. Correia , Center for Research in Advanced Computing Systems (CRACS), Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science, University of Porto, Porto - Portugal
pp. 349-354

Developing a framework for evaluation of technology use at multidisciplinary meetings in healthcare (Abstract)

Bridget Kane , St. James's Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
Saturnino Luz , Dept. of Computer Science, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
Pieter Toussaint , NSEP and IDI, NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
pp. 355-360

Creating openEHR content to different moments of care: Obstetrics emergency scenario (Abstract)

Gustavo M. Bacelar-Silva , Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems, Porto, Portugal
Ricardo Filipe Sousa-Santos , Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave, Guimarães, Portugal
Ricardo J. Cruz-Correia , Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems, Porto, Portugal
pp. 361-364

A multi-functional mobile information system for hospital assistance (Abstract)

Dario Cavada , Independent Information Technology and Services Professional
Manfred Mitterer , Hospital Franz Tappeiner Meran-Merano
Francesco Ricci , Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Omar Moling , Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Floriano Zini , Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
pp. 365-368

Costing Mixed Coxian Phase-type Systems in a given time interval (Abstract)

Sally McClean , School of Computing and Information Engineering, University of Ulster, Coleraine, UK
Lalit Garg , Computer Information Systems, University of Malta, Malta
Jennifer Gillespie , School of Computing and Information Engineering, University of Ulster, Coleraine, UK
Ken Fullerton , School of Medicine, Dentistry, and Biomedical Sciences, Queens University, Belfast, UK
pp. 369-372

Integrating echocardiogram reports with medical imaging (Abstract)

Luis A. Bastiao Silva , DETI/IEETA, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Samuel Campos , DETI/IEETA, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Carlos Costa , DETI/IEETA, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Jose Luis Oliveira , DETI/IEETA, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
pp. 373-376

Data reliability in home healthcare services (Abstract)

Sokratis Vavilis , Eindhoven University of Technology
Nicola Zannone , Eindhoven University of Technology
Milan Petkovic , Eindhoven University of Technology, Philips Research Eindhoven
pp. 377-380

CaptureMyEmotion: A mobile app to improve emotion learning for autistic children using sensors (Abstract)

Peter Leijdekkers , Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, University of Technology, Sydney, PO Box 123, Broadway 2007, NSW, Australia
Valerie Gay , Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, University of Technology, Sydney, PO Box 123, Broadway 2007, NSW, Australia
Frederick Wong , Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, University of Technology, Sydney, PO Box 123, Broadway 2007, NSW, Australia
pp. 381-384

Anisotropy correction of medical image data employing patch similarity (Abstract)

Mohammad H. Keyhani , TU Darmstadt, Algorithm Engineering, Hochschulstrasse 10, 64289 Darmstadt, Germany
Wissam El Hakimi , TU Darmstadt, Interact. Graph. Syst. Group, Fraunhoferstr. 5 64283 Darmstadt, Germany
Stefan Wesarg , Fraunhofer IGD, Cogn. Comp. & Med. Imaging, Fraunhoferstr. 5, 64283 Darmstadt, Germany
pp. 385-388

A statistical decision tree algorithm for medical data stream mining (Abstract)

Mirela Teixeira Cazzolato , Federal University of São Carlos, Computer Science Department
Marcela Xavier Ribeiro , Federal University of São Carlos, Computer Science Department
pp. 389-392

Community pharmacies and eHealth services: Barriers and opportunities for real Primary Healthcare integration (Abstract)

Joao Gregorio , Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
Tiago Lopes Ferreira , Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
Afonso Cavaco , Research Institute for Medicines and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculdade de Farmácia da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Miguel Mira da Silva , Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal
Christian Lovis , Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève, Switzerland
Luis Velez Lapao , Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
pp. 393-396

Automatic cyst detection in OCT retinal images combining region flooding and texture analysis (Abstract)

A. Gonzalez , VARPA Group, Department of Computer Science, Universidade da Coruña, Spain
B. Remeseiro , VARPA Group, Department of Computer Science, Universidade da Coruña, Spain
M. Ortega , VARPA Group, Department of Computer Science, Universidade da Coruña, Spain
M. G. Penedo , VARPA Group, Department of Computer Science, Universidade da Coruña, Spain
P. Charlon , Institute of Ophthalmology Gómez-Ulla, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
pp. 397-400

Using probabilistic logic and the principle of maximum entropy for the analysis of clinical brain tumor data (Abstract)

Julian Varghese , FernUniversität in Hagen, Germany
Christoph Beierle , FernUniversität in Hagen, Germany
Nico Potyka , FernUniversität in Hagen, Germany
Gabriele Kern-Isberner , Technische Universita¨t Dortmund, Germany
pp. 401-404

Impact of SVM multiclass decomposition rules for recognition of cancer in gastroenterology images (Abstract)

Ricardo Sousa , Institute de Telecomunicações, Department of Computer Science, FCUP, Portugal
Mario-Dinis Ribeiro , CINTESIS/FMUP, Institute Português de Oncologia, Porto, Portugal
Pedro Pimentel-Nunes , Institute Português de Oncologia, Porto, Portugal
Miguel Tavares Coimbra , Institute de Telecomunicações, Department of Computer Science, FCUP, Portugal
pp. 405-408

Automatic Mapping tool of local laboratory terminologies to LOINC (Abstract)

Estibaliz Parcero , IBIME. Universitat Politècnica de València., Valencia, Spain
Jose Alberto Maldonado , IBIME. Universitat Politècnica de València., Valencia, Spain
Luis Marco , IBIME. Universitat Politècnica de València., Valencia, Spain
Montserrat Robles , IBIME. Universitat Politècnica de València., Valencia, Spain
Victoria Berez , Bitac S.L., Barcelona, Spain
Toni Mas , Bitac S.L., Barcelona, Spain
Mireia Rodriguez , Bitac S.L., Barcelona, Spain
pp. 409-412

Graph-based retrieval of PET-CT images using vector space embedding (Abstract)

Ashnil Kumar , BMIT Research Group, School of Information Technologies, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Jinman Kim , BMIT Research Group, School of Information Technologies, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Dagan Feng , BMIT Research Group, School of Information Technologies, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Michael Fulham , Department of Molecular Imaging, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
pp. 413-416

Taking the next step in computer-based full-body patient simulation: The Müse® advantage (Abstract)

Daniel Katz , Mount Sinai HELPS Center
Hugo Azevedo , Director of Engineering and Innovation, CAE Healthcare
pp. 417-420

Prenatal observation of heart rate sequences presenting entropic analogies with Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: Preliminary report (Abstract)

Patrick Zemb , Women-Mother-Child Pole, Hospital of Bretagne-Sud, Lorient, France
Hernani Goncalves , Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems (CINTESIS), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal
Jean-Yves Bellec , Women-Mother-Child Pole, Hospital of Bretagne-Sud, Lorient, France
Joao Bernardes , Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems (CINTESIS), Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal
pp. 421-424

Application of different classification techniques on brain morphological data (Abstract)

Alessia Sarica , Department of Surgical and Medical Sciences, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
Claudia Critelli , Department of Surgical and Medical Sciences, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
Pietro H. Guzzi , Department of Surgical and Medical Sciences, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
Antonio Cerasa , Neuroimaging Research Unit, National Research Council, Catanzaro, Italy
Aldo Quattrone , Department of Surgical and Medical Sciences, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
Mario Cannataro , Department of Surgical and Medical Sciences, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
pp. 425-428

ELearning in teaching pharmacology and toxicology — The Halle experience (Abstract)

Joachim Neumann , Institute for Pharmacology and Toxicology
Katja Rulf , Institute of Medical Epidemiology, Medical Faculty, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, 06097 Halle (Saale), Germany
Ulrich Gergs , Institute for Pharmacology and Toxicology
pp. 429-432

Solving biomedical classification tasks by softmax reconstruction in ECOC framework (Abstract)

Roberto D'Ambrosio , Integrated Research Centre, Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Rome, Italy
Giulio Iannello , Integrated Research Centre, Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Rome, Italy
Paolo Soda , Integrated Research Centre, Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Rome, Italy
pp. 433-436

In-class use of the nu-case mobile telehealth system in a medical school (Abstract)

Marcelo Ballaben Carloni , Medical School, University of Franca, São Paulo, Brazil
Manuel Cesario , Graduate Programme on Health Promotion, University of Franca, São Paulo, Brazil
Raquel Rangel Cesario , Medical School, University of Franca, São Paulo, Brazil
Saturnino Luz , School of Computer Science & Statistics, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Edson Margarido , Medical School, University of Franca, São Paulo, Brazil
Masood Masoodian , Department of Computer Science, The University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand
Daniel Facciolo Pires , Medical School, University of Franca, São Paulo, Brazil
pp. 437-440

Investigating post-processing of scanning laser ophthalmoscope images for unsupervised retinal blood vessel detection (Abstract)

Gavin Robertson , Clinical Research Imaging Centre, University of Edinburgh
Enrico Pellegrini , School of Computing, University of Dundee
Calum Gray , Clinical Research Imaging Centre, University of Edinburgh
Emanuele Trucco , School of Computing, University of Dundee
Tom MacGillivray , Clinical Research Imaging Centre, University of Edinburgh
pp. 441-444

Accurate super-resolution reconstruction for CT and MR images (Abstract)

Wissam El Hakimi , Interactive Graphics Syst. Group, Tech. Univ. Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
Stefan Wesarg , Cognitive Comput. & Med. Imaging (IGD), Darmstadt, Germany
pp. 445-448

A prototype for solving conflicts in XACML-based e-Health policies (Abstract)

Alessio Lunardelli , IIT-CNR, Pisa, Italy
Ilaria Matteucci , IIT-CNR, Pisa, Italy
Paolo Mori , IIT-CNR, Pisa, Italy
Marinella Petrocchi , IIT-CNR, Pisa, Italy
pp. 449-452

Semi-automatic registration of retinal images based on line matching approach (Abstract)

Carmen Alina Lupascu , Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
Domenico Tegolo , Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
Fabio Bellavia , Dipartimento di Sistemi Informatici, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy
Cesare Valenti , Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
pp. 453-456

Identifying gaps in health research and training in Africa: Designing online surveys for Cloud-oriented training (Abstract)

Ana Jimenez-Castellanos , Biomedical Informatics Group, Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, School of Computer Science, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Maximo Ramirez-Robles , Biomedical Informatics Group, Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, School of Computer Science, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Aly Khalifa , Biomedical Informatics Center of Excellence, Information Technology Institute, Smart Village, Egypt
Caroline Perrin , Division of eHealth and Telemedicine, Geneva University Hospitals and Geneva University, Geneva, Switzerland
Victor Maojo , Biomedical Informatics Group, Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, School of Computer Science, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
pp. 457-460

Predicting visualization of hospital clinical reports using survival analysis of access logs from a virtual patient record (Abstract)

Pedro Pereira Rodrigues , LIAAD - INESC TEC, Portugal
Claudia Camila Dias , CINTESIS & Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, Portugal
Diana Rocha , CINTESIS & Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, Portugal
Isabel Boldt , CINTESIS & Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, Portugal
Armando Teixeira-Pinto , CINTESIS & Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, Portugal
Ricardo Cruz-Correia , CINTESIS & Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, Portugal
pp. 461-464

Parallel multi-material decomposition of Dual-Energy CT data (Abstract)

Rafael Simon Maia , Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
Christian Jacob , Department of Computer Science, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
J. Ross Mitchell , Department of Radiology, The Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Amy K. Hara , Department of Radiology, The Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Alvin C. Silva , Department of Radiology, The Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
William Pavlicek , Department of Radiology, The Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
pp. 465-468

Using a clinical document importance estimator to optimize an agent-based clinical report retrieval system (Abstract)

Jose Hilario Patriarca-Almeida , CINTESIS, Alameda Prof. Hernâni Monteiro, 4200-319 Porto, Portugal
Bruno Santos , SPMS, Ministério da Saúde, Portugal
Ricardo Joao Cruz-Correia , CINTESIS, Alameda Prof. Hernâni Monteiro, 4200-319 Porto, Portugal
pp. 469-472

Cloud framework for real-time synchronous physiological streams to support rural and remote Critical Care (Abstract)

Rishikesan Kamaleswaran , University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Canada
Anirudh Thommandram , University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Canada
Qi Zhou , Children's Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Mikael Eklund , University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Canada
Yun Cao , Children's Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, China
W. P Wang , Children's Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Carolyn McGregor , University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Canada
pp. 473-476

Flow evaluation of red blood cells in capillaroscopic videos (Abstract)

Alessio Adamo , Adamo S.r.l, Erice (TP), Italy
Antonino Cacioppo , Dipartimento di Scienze Stomatologiche, Università di Palermo
Pietro Messina , Dipartimento di Scienze Stomatologiche, Università di Palermo
Giuseppe Scardina , Dipartimento di Scienze Stomatologiche, Università di Palermo
Fabio Bellavia , Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Università di Palermo
Carmen Alina Lupascu , Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Università di Palermo
Domenico Tegolo , Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Università di Palermo
Cesare Valenti , Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Università di Palermo
pp. 477-480

A prognosis system for colorectal cancer (Abstract)

Tiago Oliveira , CCTC/DI, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
Ernesto Barbosa , CCTC/DI, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
Sandra Martins , School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
Andre Goulart , General surgery resident at the Hospital of Braga, Portugal
Joao Neves , General surgery resident at the Hospital of Braga, Portugal
Paulo Novais , CCTC/DI, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal
pp. 481-484

A manually-labeled, artery/vein classified benchmark for the DRIVE dataset (Abstract)

Touseef Ahmad Qureshi , University of Lincoln, Computing and Informatics, Lincoln, UK
Maged Habib , Sunderland Eye Infirmary, UK
Andrew Hunter , University of Lincoln, Computing and Informatics, Lincoln, UK
Bashir Al-Diri , University of Lincoln, Computing and Informatics, Lincoln, UK
pp. 485-488

Physician's awareness of e-prescribing security risks (Abstract)

Hugo Rodrigues , Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Luis Filipe C. Antunes , Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Cristina Santos , Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Manuel Eduardo Correia , Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Tiago Miguel Pinho , Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Hilario Gil Magalhaes , Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade do Porto, Portugal
pp. 489-492

A comprehensive cloud-based remote hearing diagnosis system (Abstract)

Jianchu Yao , Department of Engineering, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858
Daoyuan Yao , Department of Engineering, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858
Sunghan Kim , Department of Engineering, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858
Gregg Givens , Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858
pp. 493-496

Reconstruction and error detection of blood vessel network from ultrasound volume data (Abstract)

Kohji Masuda , Graduate School of Bio-Applications and Systems Engineering, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Antoine Bossard , Graduate School of Bio-Applications and Systems Engineering, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Yuki Sugano , Graduate School of Bio-Applications and Systems Engineering, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Toshikazu Kato , Graduate School of Bio-Applications and Systems Engineering, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Shinya Onogi , Graduate School of Bio-Applications and Systems Engineering, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
pp. 497-501

A cryptographic approach for monitoring patients with mild cognitive impairment and dementia (Abstract)

Constantinos Patsakis , Distributed Systems Group, School of Computer Science and Statistics, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
pp. 502-505

Automatic segmentation of the pectoral muscle in mediolateral oblique mammograms (Abstract)

M. Molinara , DIEI, Università degli Studi di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, Via G. Di Biasio 43, 03043 Cassino, Italy
C. Marrocco , DIEI, Università degli Studi di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, Via G. Di Biasio 43, 03043 Cassino, Italy
F. Tortorella , DIEI, Università degli Studi di Cassino e del Lazio Meridionale, Via G. Di Biasio 43, 03043 Cassino, Italy
pp. 506-509

Utility of privacy preservation for health data publishing (Abstract)

Lengdong Wu , Department of Computing Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Hua He , Department of Computing Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Osmar R. Zaiane , Department of Computing Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
pp. 510-511

An automatic method for the estimation of Arteriolar-to-Venular Ratio in retinal images (Abstract)

Behdad Dashtbozorg , INEB-Instituto de Engenharia Biomédica, Porto, Portugal
Ana Maria Mendonca , INEB-Instituto de Engenharia Biomédica, Porto, Portugal
Aurelio Campilho , INEB-Instituto de Engenharia Biomédica, Porto, Portugal
pp. 512-513

Modeling and architecture design of an MDPnP acute care monitoring system (Abstract)

Maryam Rahmaniheris , Dept. of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL
Woochul Kang , Dept. of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL
Lue-Jane Lee , Dept. of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL
Lui Sha , Dept. of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL
Richard B. Berlin , Dept. of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL
Julian M. Goldman , Mass. General Hospital and CIMIT, Cambridge, MA
pp. 514-515

ECG delineation and morphological analysis for firefighters tasks differentiation (Abstract)

Susana Bras , Instituto de Engenharia Electrónica e Telemática de Aveiro, IEETA/UA, DETI, Universidade de Aveiro
Jose M. Fernandes , Instituto de Engenharia Electrónica e Telemática de Aveiro, IEETA/UA, DETI, Universidade de Aveiro
Joao P.S. Cunha , INESC TEC and Faculdade de Engenharia, Universidade do Porto
pp. 516-517

A framework for validation of vessel segmentation algorithms (Abstract)

Klaus Drechsler , Cognitive Computing & Medical Imaging, Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD, 64283 Darmstadt, Germany
Steven Meixner , Cognitive Computing & Medical Imaging, Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD, 64283 Darmstadt, Germany
Cristina Oyarzun Laura , Cognitive Computing & Medical Imaging, Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD, 64283 Darmstadt, Germany
Stefan Wesarg , Cognitive Computing & Medical Imaging, Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD, 64283 Darmstadt, Germany
pp. 518-519

Quality evaluation of websites with information on oral cancer in Portuguese language (Abstract)

Goncalo Monteiro , Master Degree in Dental Medicine (MIMD), Health Sciences Department-Portuguese Catholic, University (DCS-UCP)
Andre Correia , Professor of Dental Informatics Unit (MIMD, DCS-UCP) and Researcher at Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Health (CIIS-UCP)
Joao Leite-Moreira , Professor of Physiology, Physiopathology and Clinical Semiology (MIMD, DCS-UCP) and Researcher at CIIS-UCP
pp. 520-521

Efficient textural model-based mammogram enhancement (Abstract)

Michal Haindl , Institute of Information Theory and Automation of the ASCR and Faculty of Information Technology, CTU in Prague
Vaclav Remes , Institute of Information Theory and Automation of the ASCR and Faculty of Information Technology, CTU in Prague
pp. 522-523

Machine learning methods for in vivo skin parameter estimation (Abstract)

Saurabh Vyas , Johns Hopkins Universiy, Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD, USA
Amit Banerjee , Johns Hopkins Universiy, Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD, USA
Philippe Burlina , Johns Hopkins Universiy, Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD, USA
pp. 524-525

ALI: An assisted living system for persons with mild cognitive impairment (Abstract)

Esteban Guerrero , Department of Computing Science, Umeå University, SE-901 87, Umeå, Sweden
Juan Carlos Nieves , Department of Computing Science, Umeå University, SE-901 87, Umeå, Sweden
Helena Lindgren , Department of Computing Science, Umeå University, SE-901 87, Umeå, Sweden
pp. 526-527

Unified methodology for evaluating vessel tree tortuosity metrics in eye fundus images (Abstract)

L. Sanchez , Department of Computer Science, University of A Coruna, Campus de Elvina s/n, 15071, A Coruna, Spain
J. Novo , Department of Computer Science, University of A Coruna, Campus de Elvina s/n, 15071, A Coruna, Spain
A. Fernandez , Department of Computer Science, University of A Coruna, Campus de Elvina s/n, 15071, A Coruna, Spain
J. M. Barja , Department of Computer Science, University of A Coruna, Campus de Elvina s/n, 15071, A Coruna, Spain
pp. 528-529

Design and development of a serious game for central line placement (Abstract)

Prabal Khanal , Arizona State University, AZ
Daniel Katz , Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY
Samual DeMaria , Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY
Marina Krol , Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY
Kanav Kahol , Arizona State University, AZ
pp. 530-531

Detection of laser marks in retinal images (Abstract)

Joao Miguel Pires Dias , Critical Health S.A., Parque Industrial de Taveiro, Lote 48 - 3045-504 Coimbra, Portugal
Carlos Manta Oliveira , Critical Health S.A., Parque Industrial de Taveiro, Lote 48 - 3045-504 Coimbra, Portugal
Luis A. da Silva Cruz , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra, 3030-290 Coimbra, Portugal
pp. 532-533

Detection of circular content area in endoscopic videos (Abstract)

Bernd Munzer , Institute of Information Technology, Klagenfurt University, Austria
Klaus Schoeffmann , Institute of Information Technology, Klagenfurt University, Austria
Laszlo Boszormenyi , Institute of Information Technology, Klagenfurt University, Austria
pp. 534-536

An automatic clinical document importance estimator for an existing electronic patient record — Architecture and implementation (Abstract)

Bruno Santos , SPMS, Ministério da Saude, Portugal
Pedro Rodrigues , CINTESIS & Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, Portugal
Ricardo Cruz-Correia , CINTESIS & Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto, Portugal
pp. 537-539

Linking the scientific and clinical data with KI2NA-LHC — An outline (Abstract)

Vit Novacek , Digital Enterprise Research Institute, National University of Ireland Galway, IDA Business Park, Dangan, Galway, Ireland
Aisha Naseer , Fujitsu Laboratories of Europe Limited, Intelligent Society Platform Research Division, Hayes Park Central, Hayes, UB48FE, UK
pp. 540-541

Combination of engineering and medical education using an active mechanical lung simulator (Abstract)

S. Krueger-Ziolek , Institute of Technical Medicine, Furtwangen University, Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany
C. Knoebel , Institute of Technical Medicine, Furtwangen University, Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany
C. Schranz , Institute of Technical Medicine, Furtwangen University, Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany
K. Moeller , Institute of Technical Medicine, Furtwangen University, Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany
pp. 542-543

Contextual anomalies in medical data (Abstract)

Daniela Vasco , LIAAD-INESC TEC, University of Porto
Pedro Pereira Rodrigues , LIAAD-INESC TEC, University of Porto
Joao Gama , LIAAD-INESC TEC, University of Porto
pp. 544-545

Opportunities for smart & tailored activity coaching (Abstract)

Harm op den Akker , Roessingh Research and Development, Telemedicine group
Randy Klaassen , University of Twente, Human Media Interaction
Rieks op den Akker , University of Twente, Human Media Interaction
Valerie M. Jones , University of Twente, Telemedicine group
Hermie J. Hermens , Roessingh Research and Development, Telemedicine group
pp. 546-547

Attributes for causal inference in electronic healthcare databases (Abstract)

Jenna Reps , IMA, School of Computer Science, The University of Nottingham
Jonathan M. Garibaldi , IMA, School of Computer Science, The University of Nottingham
Uwe Aickelin , IMA, School of Computer Science, The University of Nottingham
Daniele Soria , IMA, School of Computer Science, The University of Nottingham
Jack E. Gibson , Clinical Sciences Building Nottingham City Hospital
Richard B. Hubbard , Clinical Sciences Building Nottingham City Hospital
pp. 548-549

Segmentation of gastroenterology images: A comparison between clustering and fitting models approaches (Abstract)

Farhan Riaz , Instituto de Telecomunicaçoes, Porto, Portugal
Pedro-Pimentel Nunes , Instituto Português de Oncologia, Porto, Portugal
Mario-Dinis Ribeiro , Instituto Português de Oncologia, Porto, Portugal
Miguel Tavares Coimbra , Instituto de Telecomunicaçoes, Porto, Portugal
pp. 550-551

Heart rate and ventricular repolarization variabilities interactions modification by microgravity simulation during head-down bed rest test (Abstract)

Juan Bolea , GTC, University of Zaragoza, Spain, CIBER - BBN, Spain
Pablo Laguna , GTC, University of Zaragoza, Spain, CIBER - BBN, Spain
Enrico G. Caiani , Dpto di Elettr., Inform. e Bioing., Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy
Rute Almeida , CMUP, Porto, Portugal, CIBER - BBN, Spain
pp. 552-553

A process mining analysis on a Virtual Electronic Patient Record system (Abstract)

Alvaro Rebuge , CINTESIS, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto (FMUP), Portugal, LEET SYSTEMS, Portugal
Luis Velez Lapao , CINTESIS, FMUP, Portugal, Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
Alberto Freitas , CINTESIS and Department of Health Information and Decision Sciences, FMUP, Portugal
Ricardo Cruz-Correia , CINTESIS and Department of Health Information and Decision Sciences, FMUP, Portugal
pp. 554-555

A short review of computerized monitoring systems for ADHD (Abstract)

Manousos A. Klados , Lab. of Medical Informatics, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Maria Nikolaidou , Lab. of Medical Informatics, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Evdokimos Konstantinidis , Lab. of Medical Informatics, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Antonella Chifari , Istituto per le Tecnologie Didattiche Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Palermo, Italy
Panagiotis D. Bamidis , Lab. of Medical Informatics, Medical School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
pp. 556-557

Turning datasets into patient-centered knowledge utilities (Abstract)

Raphael Bahati , I-THINK Research, 268 Grosvenor Str., Suite F3-117, London, ON, N6A 4V2 Canada
Femida Gwadry-Sridhar , I-THINK Research, 268 Grosvenor Str., Suite F3-117, London, ON, N6A 4V2 Canada
pp. 558-559

Content based image retrieval of diabetic macular edema images (Abstract)

Aya M. Naguib , Systems and Biomedical Eng. Dept., Cairo University
Ahmed M. Ghanem , Electrical Eng. Dept., Suez Canal University
Ahmed S. Fahmy , Systems and Biomedical Eng. Dept., Cairo University
pp. 560-562

Lightweight navigation in the hospital with portable devices (Abstract)

Francesco Ricci , Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Guoda Taraskeviciute , Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Floriano Zini , Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
pp. 563-564

A computational approach for screening dyslexia (Abstract)

Macario Costa , COPPE/PESC - Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Jorge Zavaleta , COPPE/PESC - Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Sergio Manuel Serra da Cruz , COPPE/PESC - Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Mary Manhaes , COPPE/PESC - Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Renato Cerceau , COPPE/PESC - Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Luis Alfredo Carvalho , COPPE/PESC - Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
Renata Mousinho , FCM/UFRJ- Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro - Rio de Janeiro - Brazil
pp. 565-566

Communication between agents for interoperability in area health service platform using JADE (Abstract)

Marcia Ito , IBM Brasl
Leandro Ramos da Silva , Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie
Eduardo Rodrigues de Camargo , Faculdade de Tecnologia de São Paulo
Tarcio Roberto Carvalho de Lima , Faculdade de Tecnologia de São Paulo
pp. 567-571

OpenEHR-based pervasive health information system for primary care: First Brazilian experience for public care (Abstract)

Gustavo M. Bacelar-Silva , Programa de Modelagem Computacional SENAI - Cimatec, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Hilton Cesar , Programa de Modelagem Computacional SENAI - Cimatec, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Patricia Braga , Programa de Modelagem Computacional SENAI - Cimatec, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Rodney Guimaraes , Programa de Modelagem Computacional SENAI - Cimatec, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
pp. 572-873

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pp. 575-579

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