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Healthcare and Big Data Management

  • Bairong Shen
  • Introduces informatics methods that will be applied in the future health economy and research

  • Includes data analysis and application of imaging data

  • Standardization and privacy of personal data are also covered


Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 1028)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
  2. Yalan Chen, Lan Yang, Hai Hu, Jiajia Chen, Bairong Shen
    Pages 1-16
  3. Ning An, Liuqi Jin, Jiaoyun Yang, Yue Yin, Siyuan Jiang, Bo Jing et al.
    Pages 55-78
  4. Xingpeng Jiang, Xiaohua Hu
    Pages 79-87
  5. Łukasz Piątek, Jerzy W. Grzymała-Busse
    Pages 105-137
  6. Hong Shen, Jian Ma
    Pages 139-148
  7. Li Shen, Benchen Ye, Huimin Sun, Yuxin Lin, Herman van Wietmarschen, Bairong Shen
    Pages 149-164

About this book


The book addresses the interplay of healthcare and big data management. Thanks to major advances in big data technologies and precision medicine, healthcare is now becoming the new frontier for both scientific research and economic development. This volume covers a range of aspects, including: big data management for healthcare; physiological and gut microbiota – data collection and analysis; big data standardization and ontology; and personal data privacy and systems level modeling in the healthcare context. The book offers a valuable resource for biomedical informaticians, clinicians, health practitioners and researchers alike.


smart healthcare participatory medicine Big Data Management Genomic Big Data Systems health

Editors and affiliations

  • Bairong Shen
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for Systems BiologySoochow UniversitySuzhouChina

About the editors

Dr. Bairong Shen is a Professor and Director of the Center for Systems Biology, Soochow University; he is also Director of Taicang Center for Translational Bioinformatics.

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