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Computerized Voting Machines: A View from the Trenches [chapter]

Barbara Simons
2005 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Why were some election officials and policy makers hostile when computer security experts warned of the risks of computerized voting to the point of accusing computer scientists of being "fear mongers"  ...  Election officials in the U.S. were told that DREs in the long run would be cheaper than alternative voting systems.  ... 
doi:10.1007/11555827_1 fatcat:bisxw3yyoncdhkb2ogtflw4ici

AAAS' EPI Center shares the science of election security

Andrea Korte
2019 Science  
"When our election systems have been under attack, election officials are very concerned about restoring and keeping faith and confidence in the system, and risk-limiting audits are an answer," said McGrath  ...  In 2020, millions of Americans will cast votes in local, state, and federal elections.  ...  AAAS' EPI Center shares the science of election security  ... 
doi:10.1126/science.364.6447.1245 fatcat:tqywugvygrce3pdx276ierakqu

Location-based data raise ethical issues for cultural heritage

Anne Q. Hoy
2019 Science  
"When our election systems have been under attack, election officials are very concerned about restoring and keeping faith and confidence in the system, and risk-limiting audits are an answer," said McGrath  ...  Yet many scientists contend that some computerized voting systems currently in use are fundamentally unreliable and insecure.  ... 
doi:10.1126/science.364.6447.1244 fatcat:iev7wguxejalbbo3a4odicvkzu

Emphysematous pyelonephritis treated with elective nephrectomy in a 75-year-old diabetic patient

Yayi He, Bingyin Shi, Xiaoyan Wu, Peng Hou, Yi Wang
2012 Clinics and Practice  
Elective nephrectomy may be life saving in some patients.<br />  ...  Computerized tomography scan revealed gas formation in the left renal parenchyma and capsule. A left nephrectomy was performed. He made a quick recovery.  ...  We agree with previous studies that elective nephrectomy may be necessary in some patients.  ... 
doi:10.4081/cp.2012.e14 pmid:24765413 pmcid:PMC3981338 fatcat:pf6jkfiagjdcpdadupubn6ch4y

ASLM Announces New Appointments

1974 Medicolegal News  
Annual Dlsablllty Symposium The ASLM's Third Annual Symposium on the Medicolegal Evalutechnology in such diverse ways alion 01 Disability will focus its as maintainina oatient charts. attention this year  ...  Society of Law and Medicine, i n conjunction with Blue Shield of Massachusetts, announces sponsorship of a NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON COMPUTERS, LAW AND MEDI-CINE emphasizing THE LEGAL ASPECTS OF COMPUTER USE IN  ...  and will examine the wlde variety of present and potential uses Of computers in health-care delivery from a legal perspective Consideration will be given not only lo legal risks in such uses of computers  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1748-720x.1974.tb01508.x fatcat:zalzuynb6rh5lorqir5hwgvzo4

To the Editor

Al Rundio
1990 Infection control and hospital epidemiology  
At that time, I felt it necessary to either hire an additional full-time employee or computerize the infection control department. After a thorough analysis, I elected to computerize the department.  ...  Thus, all patients who are at risk of developing a nosocomial infection are monitored on a daily basis. This system also is extremely user-friendly.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0899823x00083525 fatcat:mmwbdybk5zawjlqghxvlfkspju

Giant atherosclerotic ascending aortic aneurism

Gregoriana Zanini, Alessandra Pelati, Monica Bortolotti, Andrea Tironi, Gian Franco Pasini
2009 Internal and Emergency Medicine  
The intra-operative mortality rate in elective surgery is low (1.5%) and the shortand long-term prognoses are good.  ...  Guidelines recommend elective surgery for aneurysm of the ascending aorta beyond 45 mm in a bicuspid aortic valve, and 55 mm in atherosclerotic and connective tissue diseases.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11739-009-0337-1 pmid:19957057 fatcat:334f2zqftnbgjecfob7vokviry

To the Editor

Al Rundio
1990 Infection control and hospital epidemiology  
At that time, I felt it necessary to either hire an additional full-time employee or computerize the infection control department. After a thorough analysis, I elected to computerize the department.  ...  Thus, all patients who are at risk of developing a nosocomial infection are monitored on a daily basis. This system also is extremely user-friendly.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0195941700024279 fatcat:2ke4gxpoxjdtzcdpmqkoap4l6i

To the Editor

Mary Lou Kaufman
1990 Infection control and hospital epidemiology  
At that time, I felt it necessary to either hire an additional full-time employee or computerize the infection control department. After a thorough analysis, I elected to computerize the department.  ...  Thus, all patients who are at risk of developing a nosocomial infection are monitored on a daily basis. This system also is extremely user-friendly.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0899823x00083513 fatcat:r2hhm5qjxjcyzb6hiahvuv55we

Effect of Nutritional Risk at Admission on the Length of Hospital Stay and Mortality in Gastrointestinal Cancer Patients

Hosun Lee, Youn Soo Cho, Seunghyun Jung, Hyungmi Kim
2013 Clinical Nutrition Research  
patients, using a computerized screening tool developed by a university hospital.  ...  In comparing the three groups based on nutritional risk, hospital LOS was significantly longer in the HG (11.4 ± 11.4 days) than it was in the LG (7.7 ± 7.9 days) and the MG (7.9 ± 7.9 days) (p < 0.0001  ...  The computerized nutrition screening tool in this hospital was developed in 2005.  ... 
doi:10.7762/cnr.2013.2.1.12 pmid:23431114 pmcid:PMC3572812 fatcat:nzlxkhmoy5emjhjg4dfik6ahku

Appearance of isolated thrombocytopenia in a patient of acute subdural hematoma

S. Satish Kumar, M. Srinivas, K. Raghu, P. Shashidhar, Amit Agrawal
2015 Romanian Neurosurgery  
Computerized tomography (CT) scan brain showed large right fronto-temporo-parietal acute subdural hematoma with mass effect and midline shift. Post-operatively he was kept on elective ventilation.  ...  In present article we report a case of acute subdural hematoma who developed progressive thrombocytopenia resulting in fatal outcome.  ...  Computerized tomography (CT) scan brain showed large right fronto-temporoparietal acute subdural hematoma with mass effect and midline shift. Post-operatively he was kept on elective ventilation.  ... 
doi:10.1515/romneu-2015-0012 fatcat:cg2qwmne7bhynnscbps3te4jwm

Labor Induction Process Improvement

John M. Fisch, Dennis English, Susan Pedaline, Kerri Brooks, Hyagriv N. Simhan
2009 Obstetrics and Gynecology  
At our institution in 2004, guidelines were developed and shared with the medical staff and reinforced in 2005.  ...  Medical staff education and the development and enforcement of induction guidelines contributed to a decrease in inappropriate inductions, a lower cesarean birth rate for electively induced nulliparas,  ...  Luthy et al 2 have shown that the physician is an independent risk factor for cesarean delivery after elective induction in nulliparous women.  ... 
doi:10.1097/aog.0b013e31819c9e3d pmid:19305322 fatcat:z5azs3vu5bgdzbanwlipxiiqda

Concomitant diaphragmatic hernia repair with coronary artery bypass grafting surgery

Gokulakrishnan Mohan, Srinivas Kalyanaraman, Sivakumar Ramakrishnan, Sanjay Theodore
2018 Annals of Cardiac Anaesthesia  
A routine chest radiograph revealed bowel shadows in the right thorax, and subsequent computerized tomography (CT) scan confirmed the same.  ...  Congenital Bochdalek diaphragmatic hernia (DH) is often diagnosed incidentally in adulthood.  ...  Thus, the advantage of repairing it concurrently in the same sitting far outweighs the risk of postponing the hernia correction.  ... 
doi:10.4103/aca.aca_42_17 pmid:30052222 pmcid:PMC6078042 fatcat:a623sr5lsnhxjdzilowbrza7xu

Election software exposed

James M. Bieman
2008 Software quality journal  
This openness provides greater confidence that an election is conducted fairly. With computerized voting and vote tallying, the election processes are encoded in software.  ...  However, my predictions of problems during this year's elections are not based on security risks.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11219-008-9056-5 fatcat:odenwmkay5ay7pxfu6o2lyfalm

A Giant Dissecting Aneurysm of Ascending Aorta Following Aortic Valve Replacement

Faruk Hökenek, Mete Gürsoy, Füsun Gülcan, Egemen Duygu, Murat Şener
2014 Case Reports in Medicine  
Preoperative evaluation of risk factors such as aortic diameter, structural features of aortic wall, and associated diseases may decrease complication rate.  ...  We herein present analysis of risk factors of proximal aortic events following aortic valve replacement based on patient with giant dissecting aneurysm who underwent modified Bentall procedure.  ...  Recommended indications for elective replacement of the aorta are summarized in Table 1 [7] .  ... 
doi:10.1155/2014/541754 pmid:24839447 pmcid:PMC4009275 fatcat:6ht22asfijdexi432y3yhoxomi
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