Classification Techniques for Medical Image Analysis and Computer Aided Diagnosis

Classification Techniques for Medical Image Analysis and Computer Aided Diagnosis

Classification Techniques for Medical Image Analysis and Computer Aided Diagnosis covers the most current advances on how to apply classification techniques to a wide variety of clinical applications that are appropriate for researchers and biomedical engineers in the areas of machine learning, deep learning, data analysis, data management and computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) systems design. The […]

Advances In Medical Discourse Analysis: Oral and Written Contexts

Advances In Medical Discourse Analysis: Oral and Written Contexts

The focus of this volume is on medical discourse, a domain of language which deserves closer scrutiny by academics as well as practitioners, due to its increasing relevance and pervasiveness in modern society. Despite the wealth of publications dealing with specialized or academic discourse and its rhetoric, few of these are devoted specifically to medical […]

Immunoblot Analysis of Sera in Uncomplicated Typhoid Fever & with Typhoid Ileal Perforation (Report)

Immunoblot Analysis of Sera in Uncomplicated Typhoid Fever & with Typhoid Ileal Perforation (Report)

Background & objectives: Ileal perforation is a serious complication of typhoid fever. The exact reasons for the development of perforation in only a few of those infected with Salmonella Typhi is unknown, and it is likely that immunological factors are involved. Therefore we undertook this study to compare the antibody profile in patients with uncomplicated […]

Prospective Analysis of Nosocomial Infections in a Burn Care Unit, Turkey (Report)

Prospective Analysis of Nosocomial Infections in a Burn Care Unit, Turkey (Report)

Infection is the most common cause of death following burn injury. Burn patients are at a high risk for infection as a result of the nature of the burn injury itself, the immunocompromising effects of burns, prolonged hospital stays, and intensive diagnostic and therapeutic procedures (1). In addition, the control and prevention of infectious diseases […]

Call for More Research on Injury from the Developing World: Results of a Bibliometric Analysis (Report)

Call for More Research on Injury from the Developing World: Results of a Bibliometric Analysis (Report)

Background & objectives: Injury prevention is a daunting health challenge as public health systems particularly in the developing world are least prepared to respond to this issue. In 2005, an estimated 5.4 million people worldwide died from injuries over 90 per cent in low- and middle-income countries. The main objective of this bibliometric analysis was […]