MEE403 Computer Systems in Medicine

Code MEE403
Name Computer Systems in Medicine
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Professional
Field of study Medical Engineering
Faculty
Academic staff Aldis Balodis, Ieva Markoviča, Juris Lauznis
Credit points 5.0 (7.5 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation 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.
Learning outcomes
and assessment
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.
Course prerequisites

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