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Handbook of Optimization in Medicine / Edition 1
     

Handbook of Optimization in Medicine / Edition 1

by Panos M. Pardalos, H. Edwin Romeijn
 

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ISBN-10: 1441935320

ISBN-13: 9781441935328

Pub. Date: 04/01/2014

Publisher: Springer US

Handbook of Optimization in Medicine is devoted to Examining the dramatic increase in the application of effective optimization techniques to the delivery of health care. The articles, written by experts from the areas of optimization (operations research), computer science, and medicine, focus on models and algorithms that have led to more efficient and sophisticated

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Handbook of Optimization in Medicine is devoted to Examining the dramatic increase in the application of effective optimization techniques to the delivery of health care. The articles, written by experts from the areas of optimization (operations research), computer science, and medicine, focus on models and algorithms that have led to more efficient and sophisticated treatments of patients.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781441935328
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
04/01/2014
Series:
Springer Optimization and Its Applications Series , #26
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2009
Pages:
442
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Preface vii

List of Contributors xi

1 Optimizing Organ Allocation and Acceptance Oguzhan alagoz Andrew J Schaefer Mark S. Roberts 1

2 Can we Do Better? Optimiztion Models for Breast Cancer Screening Julie Simmons Ivy 25

3 Optimizaton Models and Computational Approaches for Three-dimensional Conformal Radiation Treatment Planning Gino J. Lim 53

4 Continuous Optimization of Beamlet Intensities for intensity Modulated Photon and Proton Radiotherapy Rembert Reemstsen Markus Alber 83

5 Multicriteria Optimization in Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy Planning Karl-Heinz Kufer Michael Monz Alexander Scherrer Philipp Suss Fernando Alonso Ahmad Saher Azizi Sultan Thomas Bortfeld Christian Thieke 123

6 Algorithms for Sequencing Multileaf Collimators Srijit Kamath Sartaj Sahni Jatinder Palta Sanjay Ranka Jonathan Li 169

7 Image Registration and Segmentation Based on energy Minimization Michael Hentmuller Stephen L. Keeling 213

8 Optimization Techniques for Data Representations with Biomedical Applications Pando G. Georgiev Fabian J. Thies 253

9 Algorithms for Genomics Analysis Eva K. Lee Kapil Gupta 291

10 Optimization and Data Mining in Epilepsy Research: A Review and Prospective W. Art Chaovalitwongse 325

11 Mathematical Programming Approaches for the Analysis of Microarray Data Ioannis p. Androulakis 357

12 Classification and Disease Prediction via Mathematical programming Eva k. Lee Tsung Lin Wu 381

Index 431

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