|Name||Computer Systems in Medicine|
|Status||Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice|
|Level and type||Post-graduate Studies, Professional|
|Field of study||Medical Engineering|
|Academic staff||Aldis Balodis, Ieva Markoviča, Juris Lauznis|
|Credit points||5.0 (7.5 ECTS)|
Computer systems in medicine. Computer architectu re, design and features. Medical applications of infotechnology. Diagnostical and clinical applica tions. Physiological simulation..
Goals and objectives
of the course in terms
of competences and skills
|The subject is to acquaint students with the knowledge of the amount of knowledge structuring, decision-making algorithms for medical tasks, learn classic and current expert system structure and functioning. Mastering expert systems design principles and procedures. Tasks - a theoretical representation of the actual use of existing systems.|
Able to evaluate and use the computerized system of specific medical problems (screening, diagnosis, treatment choices). - Written test covering both theoretical issues and practical solutions.
Able to formulate the requirements for new computer systems for a given medical problem - written test covering both theoretical issues and practical solutions
Able to structure the knowledge base, and then choose according to the decision-making algorithm. - written test covering both theoretical issues and practical solutions.