Title: Visual eHealth : an ICT innovation and dissemination strategy to improve our well-being
Authors : Pauchard, Yves
Ackermann, Philipp
Pages : 241
Pages to: 249
Conference details: S2B Science-to-Business Marketing Conference 2014 : Cross Organizational Value Creation, Münster, 2014
Issue Date: 2014
License (according to publishing contract) : Licence according to publishing contract
Type of review: Not specified
Language : English
Subjects : Visualization; eHealth
Subject (DDC) : 005: Computer programming, programs and data
610: Medicine and health
Abstract: Healthcare activities take place in a multi-disciplinary environment and on a cross-organizational scale. Parties involved are: patients, doctors, hospitals, therapists, laboratories, insurance companies, the government and the research community. Knowledge transfer, more precisely, the transfer of technological innovations to health applications is highly regulated and typically focused on a clinical „from bench-to-bedside“ approach. Due to new socio-technical developments, personal eHealth applications supporting well-being, fitness, and health activities are considered as an area with a high adoption rate for innovations. Visual eHealth as a research strategy addresses the improvement of healthcare with interactive visualization and visual analytics in digital tools. Automated image processing and interactive visualization are required for transforming the promises of personal and clinical eHealth into reality. In public health, visual analytics of big data can contribute to improved guidance in medical care. We highlight three visual eHealth services and outline open issues concerning the shift from clinic-focused to patient-centered innovation.
Departement: School of Engineering
Organisational Unit: Institute of Applied Information Technology (InIT)
Publication type: Conference Paper
URI: https://digitalcollection.zhaw.ch/handle/11475/8078
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