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Portable decision support for diagnosis of traumatic brain injury

Albert, Bruno, Noyvirt, Alexandre, Setchi, Rossitza, Sjaaheim, Haldor, Velikova, Svetla and Strisland, Frode 2016. Portable decision support for diagnosis of traumatic brain injury. Procedia Computer Science 96 , pp. 692-702. 10.1016/j.procs.2016.08.252

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Abstract

Early detection and diagnosis of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) could reduce significantly the death rate and improve the quality of life of the people affected if emergency services are equipped with tools for TBI diagnosis at the place of the accident. This problem is addressed here by proposing a portable decision support system called EmerEEG, which is based on Quantitative Electroencephalography (qEEG). The contributions of the paper are the proposed system concept, architecture and decision support for TBI diagnosis. By the virtue of its easily operable mobile system, the proposed solution for emergency TBI diagnosis provides valuable decision support at a very early stage after an accident, thereby enabling a short response time in critical situations and better prospects for the people affected.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Published Online
Status: Published
Schools: Engineering
Subjects: T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Clinical Decision Support; Diagnosis; Electroencephalography (EEG); Portable Medical System; Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Publisher: Elsevier
ISSN: 1877-0509
Funders: N/A
Date of First Compliant Deposit: 13 December 2016
Date of Acceptance: 9 May 2016
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 09:34
URI: http://orca-mwe.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/96884

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