Medical Information Systems
FEKT-NZISAcad. year: 2015/2016
Information systems, database systems and query languages. Patient data, computerized patient record, multimedial medical data. Computer as a component of diagnostic, therapeutic, and administrative systems. Hierarchy and function of medical information systems (MIS), structure of MIS with centralized and distributed database. Speciality of ethics and security of medical data in MIS. Standardization in medical informatics. Applications of MIS.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Knowledge of medical data regarding its processing by diagnostic systems and medical information systems. Conceptions of medical information systems.
The subject knowledge on the Bachelor´s degree level is requested.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
van Bemmel, J.H. (ed.): Yearbook of Medical Informatics. Schattauer, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000. (EN)
Gardarin, G: Relational Databases and Knowledge Bases. Addison Wesley Co., 1999. (EN)
Pokorný, J.: Databázové systémy a jejich použití v informačních systémech. Academia, Praha, 1992. (CS)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Requirements for completion of a course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every.
Language of instruction
The aim of the course is to specify medical data regarding its processing by diagnostic systems and medical information systems. Introducing to structure of medical data representation, its role in diagnostic systems and conceptions of medical information systems.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.