Search for dissertations about: "Data mining in healthcare thesis pdf"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words Data mining in healthcare thesis pdf.

  1. 1. Understanding quality improvement in care: The case of public care procurement and process mining

    University dissertation from ; Chalmers tekniska högskola; Gothenburg

    Author : Sara Dahlin; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; methodology; process mining; cancer care; public care procurement; elderly care; Quality improvement; care pathways; context;

    Abstract : Healthcare is facing challenges of increased cost and complexity originating from factors such as new technology and diversified treatments, increased life expectancy, an ageing population, and multi-comorbidity, making the need for Quality Improvement (QI) in care highly relevant. This is, however, easier said than done, considering that healthcare is complex, dynamic, ad-hoc, and multidisciplinary. READ MORE

  2. 2. On the Improvement of Healthcare Management Using Simulation and Optimisation

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Marie Persson; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Simulation; Optimization; Management; Healthcare;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns healthcare management and specifically addresses the problems of operating room planning and waiting list management. The operating room department is one of the most expensive areas within the healthcare system which necessitates many expensive resources such as staff, equipment and medicine. READ MORE

  3. 3. Resource allocation for Mobile Edge Clouds

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Amardeep Mehta; Umeå universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Mobile Edge Clouds; Edge Fog Computing; IoTs; Distributed Resource Allocation; Computer Science; datalogi; Computer Systems; datorteknik;

    Abstract : Recent advances in Internet technologies have led to the proliferation of new distributed applications in the transportation, healthcare, mining, security, and entertainment sectors. The emerging applications have characteristics such as being bandwidth-hungry, latency-critical, and applications with a user population contained within a limited geographical area, and require high availability, low jitter, and security. READ MORE

  4. 4. Structured Representation Using Latent Variable Models

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Cheng Zhang; KTH.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Datalogi; Computer Science;

    Abstract : Over the past two centuries the industrial revolution automated a great part of work that involved human muscles. Recently, since the beginning of the 21st century, the focus has shifted towards automating work that is involving our brain to further improve our lives. READ MORE