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JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH
HEALTH - Institute for Biomedicine and Health Sciences / Clinical Decision Support

 Contact data
StreetNeue Stiftingtalstrasse 2 
ZIP, City, Region 8010 - Graz (Styria) 
Phone+43 316 876-4000 
Fax+43 316 8769-4000 
EmailSend Email
 Contact person

Prof. Dr. Thomas Pieber (Director)
 Employees (Total)
Total: 51-250  number of researches: 67

 Central aim of organisation
Applied Research & Development in Health Technology

 Briefly describe your organisation
The competence group Clinical Decision Support develops and studies intelligent software systems to provide safe and evidence-based support for complex clinical processes. It aims to enable professional medical decision-making and adequate patient care by providing modern ICT solutions directly at the point of care. Continuous cooperation with our partners enables us to optimally connect science and practical relevance in all of our projects.

 Core Competency

Research & Development

 ICT sectors:
- ICT Applications     
   - Ambient Assisted Living (Services for the Elderly)     
   - ICT Applications for Health      
   - Standardisation     
- Software- and Data Processing     
   - Databases, Database Management     
   - Knowledge Management     
   - Process Management     
   - Digital Systems     
   - Archiving, Documentation     
   - Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), Middleware     
   - Software Engineering and Testing     
   - Usability Engineering     
- Systems- and Network Technology     
   - Internet Technologies     

 ICT keywords
Development of software as a medical device (IEC 62304, ISO 13485), Client server technology, eHealth, mHealth, Telemedicine, Decision support system, Usability (IEC 62366), Software validation, Feasibility studies, Post market surveillance, Clinical trials
 RTD Experiences & Publications

 My organisation has been involved in projects funded by the following EU-programmes
  Coordinator  Partner 
EU Framework Programme (FP)
Ambient Assisted Living (Art. 169)
Other international co-operative research

 Austrian Research and Development Projects
  Coordinator  Partner 
Non-cooperative Projects (Single projects)        
Cooperative Projects

Spat, S., Donsa, K., Beck, P., Höll, B., Mader, J. K., Schaupp, L., ... & Pieber, T. R. (2017). A mobile computerized decision support system to prevent hypoglycemia in hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: lessons learned from a clinical feasibility study. Journal of diabetes science and technology, 11(1), 20-28.

Donsa, K., Beck, P., Höll, B., Mader, J. K., Schaupp, L., Plank, J., ... & Pieber, T. R. (2016). Impact of errors in paper-based and computerized diabetes management with decision support for hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes. A post-hoc analysis of a before and after study. International journal of medical informatics, 90, 58-67.

Donsa, K., Spat, S., Beck, P., Pieber, T. R., & Holzinger, A. (2015). Towards personalization of diabetes therapy using computerized decision support and machine learning: some open problems and challenges. In Smart Health (pp. 237-260). Springer, Cham.

Neubauer, K. M., Mader, J. K., Höll, B., Aberer, F., Donsa, K., Augustin, T., ... & Schnedl, C. (2015). Standardized glycemic management with a computerized workflow and decision support system for hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes on different wards. Diabetes technology & therapeutics, 17(10), 685-692.

Schaupp, L., Donsa, K., Neubauer, K. M., Mader, J. K., Aberer, F., Höll, B., ... & Plank, J. (2015). Taking a closer look—continuous glucose monitoring in non-critically ill hospitalized patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus under basal-bolus insulin therapy. Diabetes technology & therapeutics, 17(9), 611-618.

 Inserted / Updated
2018-07-17 / 2018-10-04