Course detail

Medical Information Systems

FEKT-NZISAcad. year: 2019/2020

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.

Prerequisites

The subject knowledge on the Bachelor´s degree level is requested.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

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

English

Work placements

Not applicable.

Aims

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.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme EEKR-MN Master's

    branch MN-BEI , 1. year of study, summer semester, 5 credits, optional specialized

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Computer exercise

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer