|| List of recent Decision Support-related patents
| System for integrated protocol and decision support|
Embodiments of the system support hospital operations, delivery of health care, and improve patient satisfaction. The interactive hospital information system utilizes inputs from a mobile device, eliminating the cost of fixed cameras and sensor systems in the hospital facility.
|System and classifying a heart sound|
A method and system for electronically classifying a pre-processed heart sound signal of a patient as functional (normal) or pathological is provided. The pre-processed patient heart sound signal is segmentised and features are extracted therefrom (104) to build up a feature vector which is representative of the heart sound signal.
Diacoustic Medical Devices (pty) Ltd
|Decision support system for project managers and associated method|
A decision support system is presented for generating data pertaining to solutions to constrained project management scenarios. The system comprises: a scenario generator for generating project management scenarios, a feasible solution generator for generating solutions to constrained project management scenarios, a scenario simulator for interactively simulating project management scenarios in a stochastic environment, and a database for storing historical data generated by the scenario simulator.
Technion Research & Development Foundation Limited
|Method for decision support in pest, disease and/or weed control management|
A method for decision support in pest, disease and/or weed control management utilizing an evaluation device is disclosed. The method enables a more exact and reliable forecast as to when the appearance of the pest species, pathogen and/or weed variety is to be expected in the forecast year.
Bayer Cropscience Ag
|Disease risk decision support platform|
A system provides a disease specific risk reference and includes a plurality of executable item modules that each define a different elementary disease to family structure relationship for a specific disease represented as a logical boolean operation, and an item scoring engine that ranks positively scored item modules based on a risk level associated with a corresponding elementary disease to family structure relationship, wherein the positive scores identify an existence of a given disease to family structure relationship. The system further includes a disease specific risk reference generator that extracts item content associated with a subset of the highest ranked positively scored item modules from memory and provides the extracted item content in a disease specific risk reference for review by a clinician..
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
|Decision support control centers|
The disclosed subject matter relates to an integrated decision support “cockpit” or control center for displaying, analyzing, and/or responding to, various events and contingencies that can occur within an electrical grid.. .
Consolidated Edison Company Of New York, Inc.
|Integrated clinical decision supporting system and method|
Integrated clinical decision supporting system and method are provided. The system includes a cdss application terminal configured to consume a user's clinical information including medical data, social media data, and sensor measuring data, and transmit the collected user's clinical information, and an integrated clinical decision supporting apparatus configured to convert the user's clinical information received from the cdss application terminal into a predetermined standard format, and generate a medical recommendation based on the converted user's clinical information and a previously stored clinical rule..
University-industry Cooperation Group Of Kyung Hee University
|Decision support system for inter-organizational inventory transshipment|
A method for enabling enhanced decision-making when shipping parts between sites within an organization includes receiving a plurality of orders to deliver parts from a first site to a second site. The method determines a shipping option for shipping the parts from the first site to the second site and, for each of the orders, a transportation risk associated with the shipping option.
International Business Machines Corporation
|Systems and methods for coordinating the delivery of high-quality health care over an information network|
The field of the invention relates to systems and methods for managing healthcare information systems, and more particularly to systems and methods for coordinating the delivery of high-quality health care and medical services over an information network. In one embodiment, a processing server is configured to electronically receive a patient's health information over a data network from one or more patient systems.
|System and cloud computing|
A system and method for creating, deploying, selecting and associating cloud computing services from many cloud vendors to effectuate a large-scale information technology data processing center implemented in a software only form. Services may be employed from any number of different service providers and user define policies provides for switching to or aggregating different service providers when necessary.
Decision support providing a cash value life insurance policy using reduced risk premium finance
decision support systems and methods are provided for reducing the risk of financing premiums for a cash value life insurance policy. Information including a projected issuance date, a projected third-party loan payoff date, and a projected policy maturity date is used to underwrite an application for the insurance policy.
Wearable data reader for medical documentation and clinical decision support
A computer-implemented method for providing patient information during surgery is presented. The method includes activating a camera configured to be worn on a user's head in response to input from the user and receiving from the camera a first image of a visual identifier associated with a patient.
I.m.d. Soft Ltd.
Asymmetrical multilateral decision support system
A system and methodology which can effectively provide decision makers with a better means of making decisions in a way that greatly improves the availability, reliability, and relevance of the information which they provide and use to make decisions. The system and methodology facilitates maximizing mutual utility in the context of a mutual decision between multiple users and groups of users identified generally as parties and counterparties and performs user specified actions based on meeting mutual threshold parameters.
Spectral imaging based decision support, treatment planning and/or intervention guidance
A method includes obtaining first spectral image data, which includes at least a first component corresponding to a targeted first k-edge based contrast agent administered to a subject if a target of the targeted first k-edge based contrast agent is present in the subject, decomposing the first spectral image data into at least the first component, reconstructing the first component thereby generating a first image of the targeted first k-edge contrast agent, determining if the targeted first k-edge contrast agent is present in the first image, and generating a signal indicating the targeted first k-edge contrast agent is present in the first image in response to determining the targeted first k-edge contrast agent is present in the first image.. .
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
Extracting mined ore, minerals or other materials using sensor-based sorting
A method of analyzing minerals received within a mining shovel bucket includes collecting data associated with ore received in the bucket, where the bucket includes at least one active sensor, where the ore includes one or more mineral, and where the ore is within a field of the active sensor. The method further includes determining a content of the minerals using the data, transmitting information relating to the content of the minerals to a decision support system, and sorting or processing the ore based on an output of the decision support system.
Minesense Technologies Ltd.
Decision support tool for choosing treatment plans
Patient data can be used to determine input values to different estimation functions for different treatment types. The estimation functions can each be used to estimate one or more outcome values for the respective treatment.
Varian Medical Systems International Ag
Rating system, process and algorithmic based medium for treatment of medical conditions in cost effective fashion utilizing best treatment protocols and financial assessment tools for determining a maximum cutoff point for assessing healthcare return on investment and to provide for improved clinical/functional outcomes
The present invention discloses a system, method and non-transitory software based computer writeable medium usable with a processor driven device for incentivizing service providers. A first subroutine assembles a best practices model in the form of a database downloadable to the processor device and which presents series of treatment options ranging from desirable to undesirable associated with a given type of service.
Methods and systems for utilizing prediction models in healthcare
A method for providing decision support includes using a programmed computer to input a regression model specification, and to repeat the input a plurality of times to obtain and store a plurality of regression model specifications. The method further includes using the programmed computer to analyze selected regression model specifications to determine at least one of common variables and functions of common variables, to thereby determine a reduced-redundancy request for input of variables, when a plurality of the stored regression model specifications are selected for use..
Health Outcomes Sciences, Llc
Methods and systems for an electronic asthma action plan
Methods and systems are provided according to example embodiments of the present invention to provide an electronic asthma action plan/decision support tool as part of an electronic medical record system and to provide a guide to best practices, narrow the complexity of choices, and assist in selecting the appropriate therapy. In some embodiments, such an electronic asthma action plan/decision support tool may provide rapid determination of peak flow expectations; assessment of asthma severity or control; the ability to satisfy asthma appropriate care expectations; provision of guideline-based decision support; electronic prescribing; and generation of an individualized asthma action plan patient handout to support self-management..
The Charlotte-mecklenburg Hospital Authority D/b/a Carolinas Healthcare Systems
Systems and methods for disease knowledge modeling and clinical decision support
Systems and methods are described herein for disease knowledge modeling and clinical treatment decision support. Disease or indication information, including identification of biomolecular entities associated with the indication may be culled through data mining to create a knowledge model of the indication.
Molecular Health Gmbh
Multi-function video system
Medical device, system, method for capturing medical images includes an image capture and processing portion and an interchangeable medical tool portion. The image capture and processing portion is configured to capture and process a photo image, a video stream of images, or a coded image.
Clinical decision support system and methods
The present invention provides clinical decision support that can be used with non-portable and portable systems when delivering and/or monitoring delivery of a therapeutic gas comprising nitric oxide to a patient. Further, clinical decision support can be used with non-portable and portable systems during delivery and/or monitoring of delivery of therapeutic gas when nebulized drugs may and/or may not be being delivered to a patient (e.g., when nebulizers are delivered upstream in the inspiratory limb of the breathing circuit, into a breathing gas delivery system, etc.)..
Ino Therapeutics Llc
Portfolio-level decision support
The present invention employs branded virtual characters to engage and educate users regarding an array of health-related insurance, financial, and other benefits, enabling informed decision-making during this complex process. Information is collected gradually on an “as-needed” basis to avoid overwhelming users with lengthy and redundant requests for information, while still providing a safe environment for users to freely discuss personal, health, financial and related sensitive issues.
Standardized pet health decision support system and method
A method for standardizing pet health care decision support may include the steps of: displaying a portal to a user for input of a pet health care query; receiving the query; analyzing the query to determine which one of a plurality of decision trees to present to the user; presenting queries contained within the determined decision tree to the user; receiving responses for each query; storing the responses in the database; and analyzing the responses and presenting the user with a predetermined course of action. Each decision tree preferably is standardized for a plurality of users, i.e., each user that provides the same information at each node should be taken along the same branch and reach the same ultimate result.
Whiskers Worldwide, Llc
Systems and methods for optimizing medical care through data monitoring and feedback treatment
Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for providing a decision support solution to medical professionals to optimize medical care through data monitoring and feedback treatment are provided herein. In another embodiment, a computer-implemented method for modeling patient outcomes resulting from treatment in a specific medical area includes receiving patient-specific data associated with a patient, determining a plurality of possible patient states under which the patient can be categorized, a current patient state under which the patient can be categorized and determining probabilities of the patient transitioning from any of the possible patient states to every other possible patient state..
Providing server performance decision support
An application provides server performance decision support to end-users. The application monitors the transaction data of servers.
Pathway visualization for clinical decision support
When generating visual representations of gene activity pathways for clinical decision support, a validated pathway database that stores a plurality of validated pathways is accessed, wherein each pathway describes at least one interaction between a plurality of genes. A processor (18) is configured to execute computer-executable instructions stored in a memory (16), the instructions comprising visually representing gene activity level (28) for at least one gene across a plurality of populations, retrieving a pathway (32) from the validated pathway database, wherein the pathway includes the at least one gene, and visually representing gene activity levels for all genes in the pathway.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
System and improving neurologist's workflow on alzeimer's disease
A system for improving workflow including one or more clinical data sources which collect patient data from a patient. A patient information system stores the patient data.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
Electronic health record system and method
Provided are a system and method for efficiently creating patient health records with help of expert clinical decision support. The system and method also ensures the doctor's documentation and diagnosis comply with the government healthcare quality measures..
System and grooming-related farm decision support
A method and system providing farm decision support relating to individual animals in a herd in a farm environment includes a brush station having a reader configured to remotely register, via identification devices, an identity of each animal visiting the brush station responsive to a detection unit detecting a repositioning of the brush from a neutral position resulting from an animal pushing against the brush. The reader unit has a detection range within which identity data can be read out from the identification device of each animal.
Delaval Holding Ab
Clinical decision support system and device supporting the same
A clinical decision support system provides a process of multiple data collection related to the targeted disease, a process of collecting the first rule based on the clinical knowledge on the above targeted disease, a process of collecting the second rule with application of decision making tree on the above multiple data, a process of deriving the first probability of testing data using the above first rule and fuzzy function, a process of deriving the second probability with application of above testing on the above second rule and a process of integrated analysis suggesting the risk level of targeted disease by deriving the integrated analysis data through integrated analyzing on the above first probability and second probability data.. .
Brc Co,. Ltd.
Clinical decision-making artificial intelligence object oriented system and method
The present invention involves a system and method of providing decision support for assisting medical treatment decision-making. A patient agent software module processes information about a particular patient.
Centerstone Research Institute
Reactive segmenting system and associated methods
A computer-implemented method for providing decision support for marketing of online advertising includes creating bid records using information parsed from real-time bidding (rtb) event data for a targeted ad impression. The bid records identify a plurality of advertisers defined as a brand, which include both winning and non-winning bidders.
Method and system to predict physiologic and clinical status changes
A clinical decision support system (16) monitors one or more patients. The system (16) includes one or more processors (84) programmed to receive patient data for the patients.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
System and real time clinical questions presentation and management
In a clinical decision support method, outputs of computer-implemented analytical modules are computed for a patient. Information is displayed for the patient pertaining to a clinical question comprising outputs computed for the patient of analytical modules associated with the clinical question.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
Intelligent computer-guided structured reporting for efficiency and clinical decision support
A method includes receiving a signal indicative of an experience level of a clinician evaluating patient data, and, in response to determining whether the experience level satisfies a predetermined experience level threshold, prompting, via a graphical user interface, for an input indicating a first impression based on the evaluation of the patient data, automatically populating a first sub-set of the fields in the electronically formatted structured medical report based on the first impression, populating a second different sub-set of the fields in the electronically formatted structured medical report based on an input indicative of clinician selected entries, finalizing the electronically formatted structured medical report in response to clinician confirmation of the populated electronically formatted structured medical report, and storing the finalized electronically formatted structured medical report in a data repository.. .
Koninklijke Philips N.v.
Insertion-site decision-support systems and methods
A decision support system for a patient includes a storage device holding data of various insertion sites. Each site represents an area on a human body at which a medical device can be inserted into the body.
Object-focussed decision support
The invention relates to a method for decision support of a combat object (1) in a combat situation comprising the steps of: a) detecting (3) an enemy object (2) such that a plurality of characteristic parameters of the enemy object (2) is determined, b) calculating (4) at least one quality factor for at least one combat sensor of the combat object (1), wherein each quality factor is adapted for indicating identification ability of a combat sensor, and calculating (4) at least one signature factor for at least one enemy sensor of the enemy object (2) based on a predetermined model, wherein each signature factor is adapted for indicating identification ability of an enemy sensor, c) allocating (5) each quality factor calculated in the previous step b) to each combat sensor and allocating (5) each signature factor calculated in the previous step b) to each enemy sensor, and d) controlling (6) each combat sensor against the enemy object (2) based on the result of the previous step c). In this way, support for the pilot on a target-oriented basis is provided in order to make a quick and efficient decision in a combat situation..
Personalized pain management and anesthesia: preemptive risk identification and therapeutic decision support
Methods and compositions disclosed herein generally relate to methods of improving clinical and economic outcomes to address adverse effects related to anesthesia, analgesics, opioids, and inadequate pain relief. Embodiments of the invention relate to the association between genes, specific polymorphisms of genes, and non-genetic factors with inadequate pain relief and anesthesia-, analgesic, and/or opioid-related adverse effects.
Children's Hospital Medical Center
Retroactive extraction of clinically relevant information from patient sequencing data for clinical decision support
A catalog (34) of molecular marker tests specifies molecular marker tests annotated with clinical applicability annotations. An electronic patient medical record (22) stores genetic sequencing data (20) of a patient.
Clinical decision support system for quality evaluation and improvement of discharge planning
A system and method for evaluating a discharge planning process. The system and method perform the steps of determining whether a current set of discharge criteria matches current clinical practices, generating a matched set of discharge criteria by adapting the current set of discharge criteria to reflect the current clinical practices, generating a matching quality indicator value indicating a level of matching between the current set of discharge criteria and the current clinical practices, determining whether a user adheres to the matched set of discharge criteria, generating an adherence quality indicator value indicating a level to which the user adheres to the matched set of discharge criteria, determining whether the matched set of discharge criteria satisfies a target outcome and generating a satisfaction quality indicator value indicating a level to which the matched set of discharge criteria satisfies the target outcome..
System and methods for personalized clinical decision support tools
The use of a medical software platform to collect, normalize, and aggregate clinical data. Supports clinical care and provides research and clinical tools for institutions, healthcare providers, researchers, and patients.
Clinical content analytics engine
Clinical content analytics engines and associated processes are described. An engine receives a clinical decision support document, accesses corresponding reference content, identifies and extracts medical intervention content from the clinical decision support document, segments extracted medical intervention content into a first plurality of segments including at least a first segment comprising a first set of text, determines if the first segment corresponds to at least a first item included in the reference content, the first item comprising a second set of text comprising terminology different than that found in the first set of text, and in response to determining that the first segment corresponds to the first item included in the reference content, causing a report to include an indication that the first segment corresponds to the first item included in the reference content..
Decision support system for order prioritization
A method for order prioritization includes calculating a cycle time for a product order of a plurality of product orders using an artificial neural network, determining a first order priority of the product order based on a priority index using an analytic hierarchy process, determining a second order priority of the product order based on event based simulation model, and determining a shipping date for the product order based on the second order priority. The artificial neural network calculates the cycle time based upon product order type and a plurality of component counts.
Decision support system (dss) for maintenance of a plurality of renewable energy generators in a renewable power plant
The invention relates to a decision support system (dss, 1) for maintenance of renewable energy generators, such as wind turbine generator (wtg, 11). A forecasting module (fm, 21) outputs renewable power plant relevant parameters (pf) in a prediction window of time (tw), whereas an optimization module (opt, 22) receives the relevant parameters (pf), and proposes a maintenance schedule (prop-man) for the renewable power plant (wpp) in order to optimize the produced energy with respect to the demand in said predefined prediction window (tw).
Improvements relating to decision support
A computer-implemented method which comprises outputting by a server device a clinical decision interface, the decision interface for display by a client device; receiving by the server device information comprising: patient information and patient treatment information; processing the information to identify a preferred treatment option and recommending at least one such treatment option.. .
Heart beacon cycle
Systemic, adaptive procedural template comprised of common building blocks forming template frameworks i.e., self-organizing, mutually reinforcing service, system, process, procedure components derived situational understanding, state meta data signaling replication systems consisting of tcp/ip heartbeat, heartbeat messages signaling during micro-macro report cycles of state meta-data sync deltas <class> typed with <org_id>, <urn> time stamped prior to data fusion-center insertion followed by reports aggregated, recalculated, relayed through synchronization, conversion gateways then merged into macro-cycle reports where metrics, metering are described by using paul revere meme linear, sequential hop count, water-drop in-pond meme geo-spatial temporal intensity measures, metrics recording sync deltas change across time/space viewed on appliqué displays using russian matryoshka doll techniques where each view adds to, changes the nature, meaning of composite views while retaining original appliqué views unique qualities as decision support aids in best effort, best practice by federated groups. .
System and diagnostic vector classification support
The diagnostic vector classification support system and method disclosed herein may both reduce the time and effort required to train radiologists to interpret medical images, and provide a decision support system for trained radiologists who, regardless of training, have the potential to miss relevant findings. In an embodiment, a morphological image is used to identify a zone of interest in a co-registered functional image.
Use of muscle oxygen saturation and ph in clinical decision support
Embodiments of the present invention include a system having at least one sensor configured to monitor a muscle oxygen saturation (smo2) level of a patient who is undergoing cardiac arrest and to generate a signal representing smo2 level; a user interface device; a processor communicably coupled to the user interface device, the processor configured to cause the user interface device to present an array of two or more possible nodes of a clinical decision support tree, wherein at least one of the nodes indicates cardiopulmonary resuscitation (cpr) treatment of the patient with no ventilation, and wherein at least another of the nodes indicates cpr treatment of the patient with active ventilation; determine which of the two or more possible nodes should be emphasized based on the smo2 level; and update the array of the two or more possible nodes based on the determination.. .
Method for duel handling in a combat aircraft
The invention relates to a method for decision support of a first combat aircraft in a duel situation with a second combat aircraft. The method comprises the steps of: a) determining (3) a first plurality of combat value parameters of the first combat aircraft (1) and determining (3) a second plurality of combat value parameters of the second combat aircraft (2), wherein the second combat aircraft (2) is different to the first combat aircraft (1), b) analyzing (4) the first and the second plurality of combat value parameters determined in the previous step (step a)) by fitting the first and the second plurality of combat value parameters to a predefined model, and c) combining (5) the first plurality of combat value parameters analyzed in the previous step (step b)) to calculate a first value and combining (5) the second plurality of combat value parameters analyzed in the previous step (step b)) to calculate a second value, wherein the first value and the second value are compared to each other to determine the optimum success probability data of the first combat aircraft (1) and of the second combat aircraft (2) adapted for decision support in the duel situation.