IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine

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Modeling Large Sparse Data for Feature Selection: Hospital Admission Predictions of the Dementia Patients using Primary Care Electronic Health Records
A growing elderly population suffering from incurable, chronic conditions such as dementia present a continual strain on medical services due to mental impairment paired with high comorbidity resulting in increased hospitalization risk. The identification of at risk individuals allows for... Read more
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Histogram-Based Features Selection and Volume Of Interest Ranking For Brain PET Image Classification
    Abstract Positron emission tomography (PET) is a molecular medical imaging modality which is commonly used for neurodegenerative diseases diagnosis. Computer-aided diagnosis, based on medical image analysis, could help quantitative evaluation of brain diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease (AD). A novel method... Read more
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Automated Assessment of Dynamic Knee Valgus and Risk of Knee Injury During the Single Leg Squat
    Many clinical assessment protocols of the lower limb rely on the evaluation of functional movement tests such as the single leg squat (SLS), which are often assessed visually. Visual assessment is subjective and depends on the experience of the clinician.... Read more
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Identification Exon Skipping Events From High-Throughput RNA Sequencing Data
The emergence of next-generation high-throughput RNA sequencing (RNA-Seq) provides tremendous opportunities for researchers to analyze alternative splicing on a genome-wide scale. However, accurate identification of alternative splicing events from RNA-Seq data has remained an unresolved challenge in next-generation sequencing (NGS)... Read more
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Retinal Area Detector from Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscope (SLO) Images for Diagnosing Retinal Diseases
Early detection and treatment of retinal eye diseases is critical to avoid preventable vision loss. Digital retinal imaging is widely used to identify patients with retinal disease in primary care. With the advent of the latest screening technology, the advantage... Read more