Electronic Healthcare

Second International ICST Conference, eHealth 2009, Istanbul, Turkey, September 23-15, 2009, Revised Selected Papers

  • Patty Kostkova
Conference proceedings eHealth 2009

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Session 1: Telehealth and Mobile Health Solutions

    1. H. Mönnich, J. Raczkowsky, H. Wörn
      Pages 1-4
    2. Rifat Shahriyar, Md. Faizul Bari, Gourab Kundu, Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed, Md. Mostofa Akbar
      Pages 5-12
  3. Session 2: Outbreak Management, Web 2.0 and Public Health Communication

    1. Daniel Catalan Matamoros, Alexandru Mihai, Skaidra Kurapkiene, Wadih Felfly
      Pages 25-27
    2. Joakim Ekberg, Toomas Timpka, Magnus Morin, Johan Jenvald, James M. Nyce, Elin A. Gursky et al.
      Pages 28-34
  4. Session 3: EPR: Trust, Security and Decision Support

    1. Enrico Maria Piras, Barbara Purin, Marco Stenico, Stefano Forti
      Pages 35-42
    2. Chee Fon Chang, Andrew Miller, Aditya Ghose
      Pages 43-50
  5. Session 4: ICT Support for Patients and Healthcare Organizations

    1. Dries Vermeiren, Maarten Weyn, Geert De Ron
      Pages 62-69
    2. Pedro Gaspar, Josep Monguet, Jordi Ojeda, João Costa, Rogério Costa
      Pages 70-75
    3. Salvador J. Romero, Luis Fernandez-Luque, José L. Sevillano, Lars Vognild
      Pages 76-79
  6. Session 5: Evaluation of ICT in Healthcare

    1. Helen Oliver, Patty Kostkova, Ed de Quincey
      Pages 80-87
    2. Harini Kulatunga, W. J. Knottenbelt, V. Kadirkamanathan
      Pages 88-95
    3. Ülkü Balcı Dog̃an, Mehmet Ug̃ur Dog̃an, Yekta Ülgen, Mehmed Özkan
      Pages 104-107
    4. Asli Uyar, Ayse Bener, H. Nadir Ciray, Mustafa Bahceci
      Pages 108-111
  7. Session 6: Healthcare Knowledge Management and Ontologies

    1. László Balkányi, Gergely Héja, Cecilia Silva Perucha
      Pages 116-123
    2. Jan Vejvalka, Petr Lesný, Tomáš Holeček, Kryštof Slabý, Hana Krásničanová, Adéla Jarolímková et al.
      Pages 124-130
    3. Elena Cardillo, Luciano Serafini, Andrei Tamilin
      Pages 131-138
    4. Claudio Eccher, Antonella Ferro, Domenico M. Pisanelli
      Pages 139-146
    5. Roland Gabriel, Thomas Lux
      Pages 147-154
  8. Session 7: Web 2.0, Multimedia and Personalisation

    1. Fabio Cortellese, Marco Nalin, Angelica Morandi, Alberto Sanna, Floriana Grasso
      Pages 157-164
    2. Giovanni Rinaldi, Antonio Gaddi, Arrigo Cicero, Fabio Bonsanto, Lucio Carnevali
      Pages 173-180
  9. Session 8: eHealth Automation and Decision Support

    1. Jan Van Ooteghem, Tom Tesch, Sofie Verbrugge, Ann Ackaert, Didier Colle, Mario Pickavet et al.
      Pages 192-199
    2. Dasun Weerasinghe, Muttukrishnan Rajarajan, Veselin Rakocevic
      Pages 200-207
  10. Session 9: European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

    1. Alexandru Mihai, Daniel Catalan, Skaidra Kurapkiene, Wadih Felfly
      Pages 208-209
  11. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the Second International ICST Conference on Electronic Healthcare for the 21st century, eHealth 2009, held in Istanbul, Turkey, in September 2009.

The 14 full papers presented and 10 technical presentations were carefully selected by over 80 submissions. The papers focus on topics such as telehealth and mobile health solutions, outbreak management, Web 2.0 and public health communications, EPR - trust, security and decision support, ICT support for patients and healthcare organizations, evaluation of ICT in healthcare, healthcare knowledge management and ontologies, Web 2.0, multimedia and personalisation, eHealth automation and decision support as well as European centre for disease preventation and control.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Patty Kostkova
    • 1
  1. 1.Head of Centre City ehealth Research Centre (CeRC),School of Coomunity and Health SciencesCity University LondonLondonUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-11744-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-11745-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1867-8211
  • Series Online ISSN 1867-822X
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