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Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology

Healthcare and Big Data Management

Editors: Shen, Bairong (Ed.)

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  • Introduces informatics methods that will be applied in the future health economy and research
  • Includes data analysis and application of imaging data
  • Standardization and privacy of personal data are also covered
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About this book

The book addresses the interplay of healthcare and big data management. Thanks to major advances in big data technologies and precision medicine, healthcare is now becoming the new frontier for both scientific research and economic development. This volume covers a range of aspects, including: big data management for healthcare; physiological and gut microbiota – data collection and analysis; big data standardization and ontology; and personal data privacy and systems level modeling in the healthcare context. The book offers a valuable resource for biomedical informaticians, clinicians, health practitioners and researchers alike.

About the authors

Dr. Bairong Shen is a Professor and Director of the Center for Systems Biology, Soochow University; he is also Director of Taicang Center for Translational Bioinformatics.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • How to Become a Smart Patient in the Era of Precision Medicine?

    Pages 1-16

    Chen, Yalan (et al.)

  • Physiological Informatics: Collection and Analyses of Data from Wearable Sensors and Smartphone for Healthcare

    Pages 17-37

    Bai, Jinwei (et al.)

  • Entropy for the Complexity of Physiological Signal Dynamics

    Pages 39-53

    Zhang, Xiaohua Douglas

  • Data Platform for the Research and Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease

    Pages 55-78

    An, Ning (et al.)

  • Data Analysis for Gut Microbiota and Health

    Pages 79-87

    Jiang, Xingpeng (et al.)

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eBook $139.00
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-6041-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $179.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-981-10-6040-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-981-13-5556-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Healthcare and Big Data Management
Editors
  • Bairong Shen
Series Title
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
Series Volume
1028
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-6041-0
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-6041-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-6040-3
Softcover ISBN
978-981-13-5556-1
Series ISSN
0065-2598
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
V, 164
Number of Illustrations
7 b/w illustrations, 23 illustrations in colour
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