Risk Assessment

Re-Identification Risk versus Data Utility for Aggregated Mobility Research Using Mobile Phone Location Data.

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Oct 16, 2015

Mobile phone location data is a newly emerging data source of great potential to support human mobility research. However, recent studies have indicated that many users can be easily re-identified based on their unique activity patterns.

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App Usage Factor: A Simple Metric to Compare the Population Impact of Mobile Medical Apps.

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Aug 20, 2015

BACKGROUND: One factor when assessing the quality of mobile apps is quantifying the impact of a given app on a population. There is currently no metric which can be used to compare the population impact of a mobile app across different health care disciplines.

Implementing Real-Time Video Consultation in Plastic Surgery.

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Sep 09, 2015

BACKGROUND: The Dutch government, hospitals, and health insurance companies have agreed on concentrating all specialist care in a few expert centers.

Utilizing mHealth methods to identify patterns of high risk illicit drug use.

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May 27, 2015

INTRODUCTION: We assessed patterns of illicit drug use using mobile health (mHealth) methods and subsequent health care indicators among drug users in Baltimore, MD.

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