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2017 (Vol. 56): Issue 4 2017

Journal: Methods of Information in Medicine
Subtitle: A journal stressing, for more than 50 years, the methodology and scientific fundamentals of organizing, representing and analyzing data, information and knowledge in biomedicine and health care
ISSN: 0026-1270

9 articles
1.

Editorial

S. Koch, O. Gefeller (1), I. N. Sarkar (2), R. Haux (3)

(1) Institute for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany; (2) Center for Biomedical Informatics, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA; (3) Peter L. Reichertz Institute for Medical Informatics, University of Braunschweig – Institute of Technology and Hannover Medical School, Braunschweig, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 4: 274-275

https://doi.org/10.3414/me17-14-0003

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Original Article

B. Plank-Kiegele (1), T. Bürkle (2), F. Müller (1), A. Patapovas (3), A. Sonst (4), B. Pfistermeister (1), H. Dormann (4), R. Maas (1)

(1) Institute of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany; (2) Institute for Medical Informatics, Bern University of Applied Science BFH, Biel, Switzerland; (3) Chair of Medical Informatics, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany; (4) Department of Emergency Medicine, Klinikum Fürth, Fürth, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 4: 276-282

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-01-0126

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Original Article

E. M. Zini (1), G. Lanzola (1), P. Bossi (2), S. Quaglini (1)

(1) Department of Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy; (2) Head and Neck Medical Oncology Department, IRCCS Foundation National Cancer Institute, Milan, Italy

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 4: 283-293

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-01-0142

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A Multi-way Multi-task Learning Approach for Multinomial Logistic Regression*
An Application in Joint Prediction of Appointment Miss-opportunities across Multiple Clinics

Original Article

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A. Alaeddini (1), S. H. Hong (1)

(1) Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 4: 294-307

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-01-0112

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Original Article

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S. Bozkurt (1), A. Bostanci (2), M. Turhan (2)

(1) Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, Akdeniz Universitesi, Antalya, Turkey; (2) Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, Akdeniz Universitesi, Antalya, Turkey

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 4: 308-318

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-01-0084

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Original Article

H. J. Lee (1), D. S. Lee (1), H. B. Kwon (1), D. Y. Kim (2), K. S. Park (3)

(1) Interdisciplinary Program for Bioengineering, Graduate School, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea; (2) DMC R&D Center, Samsung Electronics, Inc., Seoul, Republic of Korea; (3) Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 4: 319-327

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-01-0067

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Editorial

J. Schüz (1), M. Fored (2)

(1) Section of Environment and Radiation, International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Lyon, France; (2) Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 4: 328-329

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME17-14-0004

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Mapping Acute Coronary Syndrome Registries to SNOMED CT
A Comparative Study between Malaysia and Sweden

Focus Theme - Chronic Disease Registries

I. Mohd Sulaiman (1), D. Karlsson (2), S. Koch (3)

(1) Health Informatics Centre, Planning Division, Ministry of Health Malaysia, Putrajaya, Malaysia; (2) Department of Biomedical Engineering, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden; (3) Health Informatics Centre, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics (LIME), Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 4: 330-338

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-02-0027

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Boosting Quality Registries with Clinical Decision Support Functionality*
User Acceptance of a Prototype Applied to HIV/TB Drug Therapy

Focus Theme - Chronic Disease Registries

Online Supplementary Material

C. Wannheden (1), H. Hvitfeldt-Forsberg (1), E. Eftimovska (1), K. Westling (2, 3), J. Ellenius (4)

(1) Karolinska Institutet, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics (LIME), Medical Management Centre (MMC), Stockholm, Sweden; (2) Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine, Unit of Infectious Diseases and Dermatology, Huddinge, Sweden; (3) Karolinska University Hospital, Department of Infectious Diseases, Huddinge, Sweden; (4) Uppsala Monitoring Centre, Research, Uppsala, Sweden

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 4: 339-343

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-02-0030

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