A basic assumption of Health Level Seven (HL7) protocol is 'No limitation of message length'. However, most existing commercial HL7 interface engines do limit message length because they use the string array method, which is run in the main memory for the HL7 message parsing process. Specifically, messages with image and multi-media data create a long… (More)
The recent progress of ICT (Information Communication Technology) applications in health of our citizens and healthcare make it possible to establish individual EHR within foreseeable time. The goal of EHR is enabling to connect person and health care organizations at point of care. The use of EHR coupled with clinical decision support system in healthcare… (More)
vSPARQL: a view definition language for the semantic web. Wjst M. Caught you: Threats to confidentiality due to the public release of large-scale genetic data sets.
The National Biobank of Korea (NBK) is a government supported project that aims at consolidating various human-originated biomedical resources collected by individual hospitals nation-wide and integrating them with their donors' clinical information which researchers can take advantage of. In this paper, we present our experiences in developing the Clinical… (More)
The PACS system built and used in hospitals nowadays has quite significant overload on its central server because of both treatment of very large data and full management of medical images. We suggest a distributed communication and management methodology using PC to PC multicasting strategy for efficient management of medical images produced by DICOM… (More)