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  1. Content type: Research

    This study identified the main drivers of intermittent preventive therapy (IPTp) of malaria in pregnancy with the malaria drugs’ sulfadoxine–pyrimethamine (SP) uptake from a longitudinal data set in Ghana.

    Authors: Ernest Yeboah Boateng, Godsway Elorm Anyormi, Joseph Otoo and Daniel A. Abaye

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2018 5:10

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    Driving fatigue detection has been the subject of several studies which relied on a set of features describing driver’s facial expressions, driving behaviors, and bio-signals. The purpose of this study is to i...

    Authors: Khadidja Henni, Neila Mezghani, Charles Gouin-Vallerand, Perrine Ruer, Youssef Ouakrim and Évelyne Vallières

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2018 5:7

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    Functional connectivity at resting state was found altered in early-onset schizophrenia patients. However, its potential as biomarker of clinical diagnosis is unknown. To test whether resting-state functional ...

    Authors: Shaoqiang Han, Wei Huang, Yan Zhang, Jingping Zhao and Huafu Chen

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2017 4:16

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    Generalized tonic–clonic seizure (GTCS) is characterized by the abnormal functional organization among distant brain regions. Previous studies in GTCS that have comprehensively examined connectivity abnormalit...

    Authors: Rong Li, Yangyang Yu, Wei Liao, Zhiqiang Zhang, Guangming Lu and Huafu Chen

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2017 4:15

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    In this paper, we propose an end-to-end multiscale recurrent regression networks (MSRRN) approach for face alignment. Unlike conventional face alignment methods by utilizing handcrafted features which require ...

    Authors: Caixun Wang, Haomiao Sun, Jiwen Lu, Jianjiang Feng and Jie Zhou

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2017 4:13

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    Due to the progress of deep neural networks (DNN), DNN has been employed to cross-media retrieval. Existing cross-media retrieval methods based on DNN can convert separate representation of each media type to ...

    Authors: Mingkuan Yuan, Xin Huang and Yuxin Peng

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2017 4:9

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    Nowadays, more and more people use social network to share their lives and communicate with each other. In real social network, a person is influenced by others and also influences others at the same time. So ...

    Authors: Wei Shi, Chang-Dong Wang and Jian-Huang Lai

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2017 4:8

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    In the past few decades, video display terminals (VDTs) and computer use have been associated with various skin symptoms in several published reports. In addition, internet beauty sites report that extended co...

    Authors: Mary S. Matsui, Jomer Dela Cruz, Jiawen Tang, Bin Wei Deng, Xiaoyuan Xie and Guan Lei

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2017 4:4

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    The ability to accurately and effectively search for 3D shape is crucial for many applications. In this study, we proposed a novel framework for 3D shape retrieval. We compensate the loss of high frequencies o...

    Authors: Ye Jin, ZhiXun Li, YingTao Zhang and XiangLong Tang

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2017 4:3

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    In an effort to improve outcome of patients with sepsis, we developed and implemented a disease-specific alert and order set for our computerized physician order entry system. This alert and order set were imp...

    Authors: Robert C. Goldszer, Kenneth Ratzan, Marc Csete, Nancy Nanes, Charity Love, Luigi X. Cubeddu, David Farcy, Ameena Shrestha and Tom Gillette

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2017 4:2

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    Sleep spindles are thought to be related to some sleep diseases and play an important role in memory consolidation. They were traditionally identified by physiology experts based on rules and recently detecte...

    Authors: Xiaobin Zhuang, Yuanqing Li and Nengneng Peng

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2016 3:11

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    Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that can develop following a traumatic event. Previous studies have found abnormal functional connectivity between the thalamus and other brain regi...

    Authors: Youxue Zhang, Heng Chen, Zhiliang Long, Qian Cui and Huafu Chen

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2016 3:8

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    The data open sharing provides us opportunity to investigate mechanisms underlying autism spectrum disorder (ASD) by employing advanced techniques. In the current study, we employed structural covariance (SC) ...

    Authors: Zhiliang Long, Xujun Duan, Heng Chen, Youxue Zhang and Huafu Chen

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2016 3:7

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    In orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM)-based cognitive radio (CR) systems, high out-of-band radiation (OOBR) results in severe interference to the neighboring users, including licensed users (LUs) a...

    Authors: Atif Elahi, Ijaz Mansoor Qureshi, Fawad Zaman, Fahad Munir and Adnan Umar

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2016 3:6

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    Diabetes mellitus is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in humans. Early diagnosis is the first step toward the management of this condition. However, a diagnosis involves several variables, which makes ...

    Authors: Shaker El-Sappagh and Farman Ali

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2016 3:5

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    This paper extends the kernel affine projection algorithm to a rich, flexible and cohesive taxonomy of fractional signal processing approach. The formulation of the algorithm is established on the inclusion o...

    Authors: Bilal Shoaib, Ijaz Mansoor Qureshi, Shafqat Ullah Khan, Sharjeel Abid Butt and Ihsan ul haq

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2015 2:12

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    An appropriate choice of the distance metric is a fundamental problem in pattern recognition, machine learning and cluster analysis. Some methods that based on the distance of samples, e.g, the k-means clustering...

    Authors: Bing Sun, Jufu Feng and Guoping Wang

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2015 2:11

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  18. Content type: Review

    Hypertension is a major global health problem associated with cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases. It is well established that blood pressure and hypertension are common complex phenotypes affected by ...

    Authors: Jie Zheng, Dabeeru C. Rao and Gang Shi

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2015 2:10

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    Compared with supervised feature selection, selecting features in unsupervised learning scenarios is a much harder problem due to the lack of label information. In this paper, we propose sparsity preserving sc...

    Authors: Hui Yan

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2015 2:8

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    The study proposes our extended method to assess structure complexity for symbol-free sequences, such as literal texts, DNA sequences, rhythm, and musical input. This method is based on L-system and topologica...

    Authors: Cheng-Yuan Liou, Aleksandr A Simak and Jiun-Wei Liou

    Citation: Applied Informatics 2015 2:6

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