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Information integration in the enterprise

Philip A. Bernstein, Laura M. Haas
2008 Communications of the ACM  
Moreover, because information integration is a complex and multifaceted task, many of these tools are highly specialized. The resulting profusion of tools can be confusing.  ...  In this article, we try to clear up any confusion by: Exploring ˲ an example of a typical integration problem Describing ˲ types of information integration tools used in practice Reviewing  ...  An ETL tool typically includes a repertoire of cleansing operations (such as detection of approximate duplicates) and reshaping operations (such as Structured Query Language [SQL]-style operations to select  ... 
doi:10.1145/1378727.1378745 fatcat:qdy2jkvggjfbtnujjdfv7rpt44

An informatics framework for the standardized collection and analysis of medication data in networked research

Rachel L. Richesson
2014 Journal of Biomedical Informatics  
collection and analysis of medication data.  ...  This paper reviews approaches to coding medication data in multi-site research contexts, and proposes a framework for the classification, reporting, and analysis of medication data.  ...  Acknowledgments The author would like to thank the investigators and research staff at the Pediatrics Epidemiology Center of the University of  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jbi.2014.01.002 pmid:24434192 fatcat:gpqcww2penghjlymorhi5qizha

A Workflow for Automatic Quantification of Structure and Dynamic of the German Building Stock Using Official Spatial Data

André Hartmann, Gotthard Meinel, Robert Hecht, Martin Behnisch
2016 ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information  
Approximately one third of the total building stock are outbuildings. The methodological approach reveals that 62% of residential buildings are detached, 80% semi-detached and 20% terraced houses.  ...  We use nationwide and commonly available authoritative geodata products such as building footprint and address data derived from the real estate cadaster and land use information from the digital landscape  ...  The authors would like to thank the Federal Agency for Cartography and Geodesy (BKG) for provision of these data.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijgi5080142 fatcat:6mr2bv4xdrdwxirrvob5rooaii

Automatically tracking diabetes using information in physicians' notes

R.S. Bhatia, S McClinton, R.F. Davies
2011 Emerging Health Threats Jour  
Assessing address data quality for public health surveillance in Montreal E Lanktree, C Jauvin, L Bédard, and D Buckeridge 43.  ...  Improved diagnosis of group A streptococcal pharyngitis using real-time biosurveillance AM Fine, V Nizet, and KD Mandl 33.  ...  Acknowledgements This work was supported in part by the International Development Research Centre of Canada (Award 105130) and National Science Foundation under grant number 0911032.  ... 
doi:10.3402/ehtj.v4i0.7176 pmid:24149041 pmcid:PMC3168227 fatcat:xawzrw5djfbj3cdkulmu4laawy

Becoming Misrepresentations: A Taxonomy of Strategy Schools

A. Bhalla, Steven Henderson, David Watkins
2009 Social Science Research Network  
This representation also removes the temporal dimension of strategic issues by seeking to bring the future into the present.  ...  Robert Chia's work on the deconstruction and decentering of decision making offers a powerful challenge to the strategic management literature (Chia, 1994(Chia, , 1996.  ...  strategies will eliminate a huge number of possibilities at a stroke.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1493662 fatcat:r6mzb7xmijg7pndal7hk6ha4si

Data Infrastructure for Medical Research

Thomas Heinis, Anastasia Ailamaki
2017 Foundations and Trends in Databases  
MRI), new sources of structured data like activity trackers, the wide-spread use of electronic health records and many others.  ...  References 95 Abstract While we are witnessing rapid growth in data across the sciences and in many applications, this growth is particularly remarkable in the medical domain, be it because of higher resolution  ...  The approach to cleaning data depends to a large degree on the type of data. Postal addresses, for example, have both structure and intrinsic redundancy.  ... 
doi:10.1561/1900000050 fatcat:fakmpm37lfcelokzvlx6tcld6m

HEALTH GeoJunction: place-time-concept browsing of health publications

Alan M MacEachren, Michael S Stryker, Ian J Turton, Scott Pezanowski
2010 International Journal of Health Geographics  
Multi-view visualization methods support understanding of the place, time, and concept components of document collections and enable comparison of filtered query results to the full set of publications  ...  The volume of health science publications is escalating rapidly. Thus, keeping up with developments is becoming harder as is the task of finding important cross-domain connections.  ...  Department of Homeland Security.  ... 
doi:10.1186/1476-072x-9-23 pmid:20482806 pmcid:PMC2889882 fatcat:q4iujpdtb5fufkchb2hjjhgfsa

TagLine: Information Extraction for Semi-Structured Text in Medical Progress Notes

Dezon K Finch, James A McCart, Stephen L Luther
2014 AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings  
Classes were derived empirically from text and guided by an ontology developed by the VHA's Consortium for Health Informatics Research (CHIR).  ...  Decision trees were evaluated for class predictions on 15,103 lines of text achieved an overall accuracy of 98.5 percent.  ...  Address Block A valid set of address elements that could be used to send a correspondence via the US postal service.  ... 
pmid:25954358 pmcid:PMC4419992 fatcat:xkpi6o4gnjbp5k6a67rswjx5c4

What can machines learn about heart failure? A systematic literature review

A. Jasinska-Piadlo, R. Bond, P. Biglarbeigi, R. Brisk, P. Campbell, D. McEneaneny
2021 International Journal of Data Science and Analytics  
Approximately 25% of papers were authored solely by IT specialists who did not seek clinical input in data interpretation.  ...  Over half of studies were co-authored by a collaboration of medical and IT specialists.  ...  HF causes approximately 5% of all emergency adult hospital admissions [6] and it accounts for approximately 2% of total NHS expenditure [6] .  ... 
doi:10.1007/s41060-021-00300-1 fatcat:pxohddsdyraybjl6knxlwe4dv4

Taking Knowledge Seriously: Towards an International Political Economy Theory of Knowledge Governance [chapter]

Blayne Haggart
2019 Information, Technology and Control in a Changing World  
The treatment of knowledge-particularly commodified knowledge-as a source and vector of power equal to or greater than that of finance or production is a key blind spot in our understanding of the global  ...  This chapter offers a framework, based on the work of Susan Strange, for considering the relationship between what she called the "knowledge structure" and the other key sources of political and economic  ...  of the U.S. state and its data-driven firms.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-030-14540-8_2 fatcat:yxagqgjjkvfqpis64d4hl4fgam

Scientific Data Management in the Age of Big Data: An Approach Supporting a Resilience Index Development Effort

Linda C. Harwell, Deborah N. Vivian, Michelle D. McLaughlin, Stephen F. Hafner
2019 Frontiers in Environmental Science  
Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Postal Service, Housing and Urban Development, Forestry Services and others.  ...  Indicators and indices are a convenient way to synthesize disparate information to address complex scientific questions that are difficult to measure directly (e.g., resilience, sustainability, well-being  ...  Approximately 20% of the literature reviewed had a direct bearing on the development of the CRSI framework.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fenvs.2019.00072 pmid:33123540 pmcid:PMC7592716 fatcat:cbtzhoypcvcjxmu7jkaox7v44u

Knowledge Graphs [article]

Aidan Hogan, Eva Blomqvist, Michael Cochez, Claudia d'Amato, Gerard de Melo, Claudio Gutierrez, José Emilio Labra Gayo, Sabrina Kirrane, Sebastian Neumaier, Axel Polleres, Roberto Navigli, Axel-Cyrille Ngonga Ngomo (+6 others)
2021 arXiv   pre-print
We discuss the roles of schema, identity, and context in knowledge graphs. We explain how knowledge can be represented and extracted using a combination of deductive and inductive techniques.  ...  We summarise methods for the creation, enrichment, quality assessment, refinement, and publication of knowledge graphs.  ...  Acknowledgements: We thank the attendees of the Dagstuhl Seminar on "Knowledge Graphs" for discussions that inspired and influenced this paper, and all those that make such seminars possible.  ... 
arXiv:2003.02320v5 fatcat:ab4hmm2f2bbpvobwkjw4xbrz4u

Geographic Information Retrieval

Ross Purves, Christopher Jones
2011 SIGSPATIAL Special  
ACM SIGSPATIAL addresses issues related to the acquisition, management, and processing of spatially-related information with a focus on algorithmic, geometric, and visual considerations.  ...  The SIGSPATIAL Special is the newsletter of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group on Spatial Information (SIGSPATIAL).  ...  The dimensions of context and its role in mobile information retrieval. David Mountain Department of Information Science, City University London, UK D.M.Mountain@city.ac.uk  ... 
doi:10.1145/2047296.2047297 fatcat:npmfk7kdhrailfrgyyaszkj6wi

Improving the Detection, Assessment, Management and Prevention of Delirium in Hospices (the DAMPen-D study): protocol for a co-design and feasibility study of a flexible and scalable implementation strategy to deliver guideline-adherent delirium care

Mark Pearson, Gillian Jackson, Catriona Jackson, Jason Boland, Imogen Featherstone, Chao Huang, Margaret Ogden, Kathryn Sartain, Najma Siddiqi, Maureen Twiddy, Miriam Johnson
2022 BMJ Open  
The primary objective of this study is to demonstrate the feasibility of an implementation strategy (designed to help deliver good practice delirium guidelines), participant recruitment and data collection.Methods  ...  Hospice patients are at high risk of developing delirium, but there is significant variation in care delivery.  ...  Acknowledgements Creating Learning Environments for Compassionate Care (CLECC) 2020 University of Southampton. Used under non-exclusive licence.  ... 
doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2021-060450 pmid:35831039 pmcid:PMC9280901 fatcat:imoolvvsvzbh7masrchxndnlse

Strategic Alignment of Business Processes [chapter]

Evan D. Morrison, Aditya K. Ghose, Hoa K. Dam, Kerry G. Hinge, Konstantin Hoesch-Klohe
2012 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
A greatful thank you for all of their support during the completion of this thesis. History: Discussed with client. Bibliography  ...  Title Family Name, Given Name, Old Postal Address, Old Suburb, Old Postcode, New Postal Address, New Suburb New Postcode, Contact telephone number, Signature, Date Priority 1 Proposed A.3.6.0.11 REQ-  ...  , Change of Address, Home / Postal, Address, Suburb, Country State, Postcode, Change of Name, Previous Surname, Previous Given Names, Title, change of preferred Beneficiaries Surname, Given Name, Relationship  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-31875-7_3 fatcat:zl76yniycjftvjafhokyiqjv6e
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