Information Technology in Bio- and Medical Informatics

6th International Conference, ITBAM 2015, Valencia, Spain, September 3-4, 2015, Proceedings

  • M. Elena Renda
  • Miroslav Bursa
  • Andreas Holzinger
  • Sami Khuri
Conference proceedings ITBAM 2015

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9267)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 9267)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Medical Terminology and Clinical Processes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Pinaki Bhaskar, Marina Buzzi, Filippo Geraci, Marco Pellegrini
      Pages 3-15
    3. Vincenza Carchiolo, Alessandro Longheu, Michele Malgeri
      Pages 16-24
    4. Mario A. Bochicchio, Lucia Vaira, Marco Zappatore, Giambattista Lobreglio, Marilena Greco
      Pages 25-33
  3. Machine Learning in Biomedicine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 35-35
    2. Kwang Sun Ryu, Hyun Woo Park, Soo Ho Park, Ibrahim M. Ishag, Jang Hwang Bae, Keun Ho Ryu
      Pages 49-55
    3. Jing Lu, Alan Hales, David Rew, Malcolm Keech, Christian Fröhlingsdorf, Alex Mills-Mullett et al.
      Pages 56-70
    4. José Neves, Adriana Cunha, Ana Almeida, André Carvalho, João Neves, António Abelha et al.
      Pages 71-80
    5. Alexandra Lukáčová, František Babič, Zuzana Paraličová, Ján Paralič
      Pages 81-94
    6. Miroslav Bursa, Lenka Lhotska
      Pages 95-106
  4. Poster Session

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Martin Holub, Martina Šrutová, Lenka Lhotská
      Pages 109-113
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 115-115

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Information Technology in Bio- and Medical Informatics, ITBAM 2015, held in Valencia, Spain, in September 2015, in conjunction with DEXA 2015.

The 9 revised long papers presented together with 1 poster paper were carefully reviewed and selected from 15 submissions. The papers address the following two topics: medical terminology and clinical processes and machine learning in biomedicine.


Web mining accessibility ant colony optimization artificial intelligence artificial neuronal networks data mining database design and models decision support systems health informatics healthcare information integration knowledge discovery life and medical sciences logic programming machine learning modeling and simulation software and application security ubiquitous and mobile computing visualization

Editors and affiliations

  • M. Elena Renda
    • 1
  • Miroslav Bursa
    • 2
  • Andreas Holzinger
    • 3
  • Sami Khuri
    • 4
  1. 1.Institute of Informatics and TelematicsPisaItaly
  2. 2.Czech Technical University in PraguePragueCzech Republic
  3. 3.Medical University GrazGrazAustria
  4. 4.San Jose State UniversitySan JoseUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-22740-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-22741-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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