|| List of recent Decision Support-related patents
| 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.
Optimizing return on investment in real property
The present invention is directed to a system and method comprising an expert system that provides a logical step by step decision making support system that assists and guides an actual or potential real property investor, borrower, lender, appraiser, or assessor in optimizing the components of return on a real property, investment or loan, that is embodied in a computer-implemented web-based environment. The method of the present invention contains six major phases—qualifying, valuation, developing and deciding on alternatives, marketing, negotiation and closing, and the post closing phase.
Method for determining threat status for combat aircrafts
The invention relates to a method for decision support of a first combat aircraft (1) in a combat situation comprising the steps of: a) detecting (3) a second combat aircraft (2), wherein the second combat aircraft (2) is different from the first combat aircraft (1), b) analyzing (4) the second combat aircraft (2) to determine its type, its sensor capacity and its total weapons capacity, and c) recording (5) the sensor capacity and the total weapons capacity of the second combat aircraft (2) to determine a first geographic zone adapted for defining the detection limit of the second combat aircraft (2) and a second geographic zone adapted for defining a shoot-down limit of the second combat aircraft (2), respectively, wherein the first and the second geographic zone are adapted for decision support of the first combat aircraft (1) in the combat situation with the second combat aircraft (2). In this way, a possibility is provided to assist the pilot in decision support in complicated combat situations while being reliable, fast and easy to handle for the pilot in order to make a quick and efficient decision..
Decision support tool for use with a medical monitor-defibrillator
Work flows are modeled as a graph of interdependent tasks to be performed. The tasks to be performed are set by a task file module configured to enable interactions between tasks and including modules for event viewing, protocol assistance, smart messaging, smart indices, reference material lookup.
Virtual interoperability and information sharing engine
The present invention includes an emergency management system and method to manage collections of information that provide situation awareness and decision support for specific real world situations, such as hurricanes, sporting events, conventions, power outages, etc. The present invention provides a role-based content assembly process that powers a flexible viewing capability, based on “awareness packages” that have been approved for production use by the commander..
A method and system that provide for decision support and/or training support in crisis decision-making situations are provided. In one implementation, for example, a method identifies patterns from known cases based on information from a crisis event.
Recognition-based industrial automation control with confidence-based decision support
The present disclosure generally relates to a method for performing industrial automation control in an industrial automation system. As such, the method may include detecting, via a sensor system, positions and/or motions of a human.
Method for processing genomic data
The present invention relates to a method for processing a subject's genomic data comprising (a) obtaining a subject's genomic sequence; (b) reducing the complexity and/or amount of the genomic sequence information; and (c) storing the genomic sequence information of step (b) in a rapidly retrievable form. The present invention further relates to a method wherein the step of reducing the complexity and/or amount of the genomic sequence information is carried out by cropping said genomic sequence information except for signature data pertaining to a disease or disorder, or by aligning a subject's genomic sequence with a reference sequence comprising signature data pertaining to a disease or disorder.
Prescription decision support system and method using comprehensive multiplex drug monitoring
A system and method for informed prescribing implements a multiplex assay system to measure each of a plurality of chemical entities associated with a patient from a single body fluid sample, and identifies medication levels for each of the measured chemical entities relative to respective target ranges. A drug interaction program module such as a neutral network engine is iteratively trained using the identified medication levels and historical patient data from data storage.
Compensation evaluating support system for judgment of patent infringement
A compensation evaluating support system for judgment of patent infringement includes an electronic device respectively and signally connected to an input interface which serves to input an infringement data and an output interface which serves to output a judging result, a database module for saving the infringement data, a machine-readable format module automatically formatting the infringement data, a factor screening module inputting a weighting questionnaire data with decision factors via the input interface and analyzing the weighting questionnaire data to generate a weighting coefficient which is thence stored in the database module, a decision support module for analyzing the infringement data and the weighting coefficient to generate the judging result, and a decision verification module for inputting a use questionnaire data via the input interface and analyzing the use questionnaire data to update the decision factors.. .
Adaptive healthcare system
The present disclosure includes method and devices to implement an adaptive healthcare system. A number of embodiments include creating a healthcare file for each of a number of persons, wherein each of the healthcare files includes outcomes associated with changes in a lifestyle and/or medical condition of the number of persons, adjustments to the lifestyle and/or treatment of the number persons, and observations of the number of persons in an environment; and adapting healthcare of the number of persons using decision support based on the healthcare files..
System and methods for pharmacogenomic classification
The invention provides a system and methods for the determination of the pharmacogenomic phenotype of any individual or group of individuals, ideally classified to a discrete, specific and defined pharmacogenomic population(s) using machine learning and population structure. Specifically, the invention provides a system that integrates several subsystems, including (1) a system to classify an individual as to pharmacogenomic cohort status using properties of underlying structural elements of the human population based on differences in the variations of specific genes that encode proteins and enzymes involved in the absorption, distribution, metabolism and excretion (adme) of drugs and xenobiotics, (2) the use of a pre-trained learning machine for classification of a set of electronic health records (ehrs) as to pharmacogenomic phenotype in lieu of genotype data contained in the set of ehrs, (3) a system for prediction of pharmacological risk within an inpatient setting using the system of the invention, (4) a method of drug discovery and development using pattern-matching of previous drugs based on pharmacogenomic phenotype population clusters, and (5) a method to build an optimal pharmacogenomics knowledge base through derivatives of private databases contained in pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies and academic research centers without the risk of exposing raw data contained in such databases.
Device and performing a diagnostic test
Devices and methods for performing a point of care diagnostic test for detecting and quantifying at least one analyte in a biological sample. The device may include an immunoassay apparatus and a holder with a variable angle stage for positioning the immunoassay apparatus relative to a light source and a detector device.
Ems decision support interface, event history, and related tools
Embodiments of the present invention include systems and methods for display and navigation of a clinical decision support process with portions thereof on separate display screens, as well as systems and methods for dynamically changing visual characteristics of softkeys on a patient monitor/defibrillator user interface screen based on clinical decision support or differential diagnosis processes, as well as a code review interface configured to permit a user to see what was displayed on a patient monitor/defibrillator user interface screen at any time during a medical event, as well as to see snapshots of other recorded parameters over the course of the medical event for purposes of code review, patient transfer, and improved patient care.. .
Chronic population based cost model to compare effectiveness of preventive care programs
Our invention is a cost model for healthcare, based not on “age”, as it is done currently, but on “chronic illness” as a risk factor. Using the model it is possible to derive two burden numbers, “primary” and “secondary” that is an inverse measure of the success of primary and secondary preventive care programs.
Apparatus, assessing drug efficacy using holistic analysis and visualization of pharmacological data
Certain examples provide systems and methods for holistic viewing to provide comparative analysis and decision support in a drug development process. An example method includes a computer-implemented method for assessing drug efficacy, comprising: accessing a first data set related to the performance of a target drug for a given indication; accessing a second data set related to a control for the indication; comparing the data for the target drug and the data for the control on at least one of a plurality of different metrics using a holistic analysis, wherein the at least one metric corresponds to an outcome associated with the indication and generating a corresponding report.