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In this paper, we present a subjective video quality evaluation system that has been integrated with different crowdsourcing platforms. We try to evaluate the feasibility of replacing the time consuming and expensive traditional tests with a faster and less expensive crowdsourcing alternative. CrowdFlower and Amazon's Mechanical Turk were used as the(More)
Disclaimer This report was prepared as an account of work sponsored by an agency of the United States Government. Neither the United States Government nor any agency thereof, nor Battelle Memorial Institute, nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or(More)
— Quality is never ending quest and continuous improvement process is a never ending effort to discover and eliminate the main reasons which creates problems. These are achieved not by implementing as one huge improvement but by using one by one improving stages for improvements. That type of improvements are achieved by various continuous improvement(More)
  • A R Shah
  • 1979
Nurses represent the largest single resource in terms of numbers of staff employed as well as the revenue cost within the National Health Service. As trainee nurses constitute about 30% of the nursing staff and in some cases provide more than 60% of the bedside care, the effective design of nurse training programmes must receive considerable analytic(More)
BACKGROUND Women of low socioeconomic status are at risk for delayed evaluation of abnormal mammograms and later stage presentations of breast cancer. Medicaid reimbursement for clinical services is lower than Medicare reimbursement, yet it is unclear whether low Medicaid reimbursement is a barrier to accessing mammography. The objective of the current(More)
Journals provide instructions to prospective authors to facilitate the process of manuscript publication. The information provided under such instructions could be a potential opportunity to promote responsible conduct of research (RCR). We analyzed 74 Indian biomedical journals for the type of information provided in the "instructions to authors" section(More)
The number of pre-registration house posts allocated by the London Hospital rapidly increased in 1973. This made solution by hand of the allocation problem time consuming and complex. The Operational Research Unit was approahced and a computer aided scheme was designed which was subsequently adopted. Various alternative allocation methods are discussed and(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to identify the publication speed (peer review time and publication time) of biomedical Indian journals and identify the journals having the facility of advance online publication (AOP). MATERIALS AND METHODS Biomedical Indian journals were identified from the Journal Citation Report of 2013. Thirty original articles(More)
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