p-Health in Breast Oncology: A Framework for Predictive and Participatory e-Systems

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Abstract

Maintaining the financial sustainability of healthcare provision makes developments in e-Systems of the utmost priority in healthcare. In particular, it leads to a radical review of healthcare delivery for the future as personalised, preventive, predictive and participatory, or p-Health. It is a vision that places e-Systems at the core of healthcare delivery, in contrast to current practice . This view of the demands of the 21st century sets an agenda that builds upon advances in engineering devices and computing infrastructure , but also computational intelligence and new models for communication between healthcare providers and the public. This paper gives an overview of p-Health with reference to decision support in breast cancer.
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Pages123-129
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Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2009
Event2009 Second International Conference on Developments in eSystems Engineering (DESE), -
Duration: 1 Jan 2009 → …

Conference

Conference2009 Second International Conference on Developments in eSystems Engineering (DESE),
Period1/01/09 → …

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