Samina Abidi

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2021

Ali Daowd; Michael Barrett; Samina Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

A Framework To Build A Causal Knowledge Graph for Chronic Diseases and Cancers By Discovering Semantic Associations from Biomedical Literature Inproceedings Forthcoming

In: 2021 IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics (ICHI), IEEE, Forthcoming.

BibTeX | Tags: Causal relations, Chronic Illness, Knowledge Graphs

William Van Woensel; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi; Samina Raza Abidi

Decision support for comorbid conditions via execution-time integration of clinical guidelines using transaction-based semantics and temporal planning Journal Article

In: Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 118 , pp. 102127, 2021, ISSN: 0933-3657.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Clinical guidelines, Comorbidity, Decision Support Systems

Jaber Rad; Jason Quinn; Calvino Cheng; Robert Liwski; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Using Interactive Visual Analytics to Optimize in Real-Time Blood Products Inventory at a Blood Bank Inproceedings

In: 31st Medical Informatics Europe (MIE2021), 2021.

BibTeX | Tags: Blood Inventory Management, Clinical Decision Support Systems, Visual analytics

Ali Daowd; Michael Barrett; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Building a Knowledge Graph Representing Causal Associations between Risk Factors and Incidence of Breast Cancer Inproceedings

In: 31st Medical Informatics Europe (MIE2021), 2021.

BibTeX | Tags: Knowledge Graphs, Risk Factors

Aditi Nair; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi; William Van Woensel; Samina Raza Abidi

Ontology-based Personalized Cognitive Behavioural Plans for Patients with Mild Depression Inproceedings

In: 31st Medical Informatics Europe (MIE2021), 2021.

BibTeX | Tags: Behavioural Change Theory, Ontology Engineering

Michael Barrett; Ali Daowd; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza

A Knowledge Graph of Mechanistic Associations Between COVID-19, Diabetes Mellitus and Kidney Diseases Inproceedings

In: 31st Medical Informatics Europe (MIE2021), 2021.

BibTeX | Tags: CoVid-19, Knowledge Graphs

D O'Sullivan; W Van Woensel; S Wilk; S W Tu; W Michalowski; S Abidi; M Carrier; R Edry; I Hochberg; S Kingwell; K Kogan; M Michalowski; H O'Sullivan; M Peleg

Towards a framework for comparing functionalities of multimorbidity clinical decision support: A literature-based feature set and benchmark cases Inproceedings Forthcoming

In: AMIA 2021 Annual Symposium, San Diego, CA, Forthcoming.

BibTeX | Tags: Clinical Decision Support Systems, Comorbidity

2020

William Van Woensel; Samina Abidi; Borna Jafarpour; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

A CIG Integration Framework to Provide Decision Support for Comorbid Conditions using Transaction-based Semantics and Temporal Planning Conference

International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIME 2020), 2020.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Clinical Decision Support Systems, Clinical Practice Guidelines, Comorbidities, Ontology, Semantic Web

Jaber Rad; Calvino Cheng; Jason G Quinn; Samina Abidi; Robert Liwski; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

An AI-Driven Predictive Modelling Framework to Analyze and Visualize Blood Product Transactional Data for Reducing Blood Products’ Discards Conference

International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIME 2020), 2020.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Big Data, Blood Inventory Management, Blood product wastage, Data visualization, Machine Learning, Sequence prediction, Visual analytics

Eseohen Imoukhome; Lori Weeks; Samina Abidi

Fall Prevention and Management App Prototype for the Elderly and Their Caregivers: Design, Implementation, and Evaluation Journal Article

In: International Journal of Extreme Automation and Connectivity in Healthcare, 2 , pp. 48-67, 2020.

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William Van Woensel; Patrice C Roy; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi; Samina Raza Abidi

Indoor location identification of patients for directing virtual care: An AI approach using machine learning and knowledge-based methods Journal Article

In: Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 108 , pp. 101931, 2020, ISSN: 0933-3657.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Activities of daily living, Ambient assisted living, Ambient Intelligence, Ambient sensors, Chronic disease self-management, Data fusion, eHealth Platform, Indoor Localization, Machine Learning, Self-Management, Semantic Web, Virtual care

2019

William Van Woensel; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Pro-Actively Guiding Patients through ADL via Knowledge-Based and Context-Driven Activity Recognition Inproceedings

In: 17th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics (MEDINFO'19), Aug 26-30, pp. 863 - 867, IOS Press, Lyon, France, 2019.

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William Van Woensel; Samina Raza Abidi; Borna Jafarpour; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Providing Comorbid Decision Support via the Integration of Clinical Practice Guidelines at Execution-Time by Leveraging Medical Linked Open Datasets Inproceedings

In: 17th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics (MEDINFO'19), Aug 26-30, pp. 858 - 862, IOS Press, Lyon, France, 2019.

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Raquel da Luz Diaz; Marcela de Oliveira Lima; João G B Alves; William Van Woensel; Asil Naqvi; Zahra Take; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

A Digital Health Platform to Deliver Tailored Early Stimulation Programs for Children With Developmental Delay Inproceedings

In: 17th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics (MEDINFO'19), Aug 26-30, pp. 571 - 575, IOS Press, Lyon, France, 2019.

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Benjamin Rose-Davis; William Van Woensel; Elizabeth Stringer; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Using Artificial Intelligence-Based Argument Theory To Generate Automated Patient Education Dialogues For Families Of Children With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Inproceedings

In: 17th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics (MEDINFO'19), Aug 26-30, pp. 1337 - 1341, Lyon, France, 2019.

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Ali Daowd; Syed M Faizan; Samina Raza Abidi; Ashraf Abusharekh; A Shehzad; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Towards Personalized Lifetime Health: A Platform for Early Multimorbid Chronic Disease Risk Assessment and Mitigation Inproceedings

In: 17th World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics (MEDINFO'19), Aug 26-30, pp. 935 - 939, Lyon, France, 2019.

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Syed Sibte Raza Abidi; Jaber Rad; Ashraf Abusharekh; Patrice C. Roy; William Van Woensel; Samina Raza Abidi; Calvino Cheng; Bryan D. Crocker; Manal O. Elnenaei

AI-Driven Pathology Laboratory Utilization Management via Data- and Knowledge-Based Analytics Inproceedings

In: 17th Conf. on Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIME2019), June 26-29, pp. 241–251, Springer International Publishing, Poznan, Poland, 2019, ISBN: 978-3-030-21642-9.

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Syed Sibte Raza Abidi; Samina Raza Abidi

Intelligent health data analytics: A convergence of artificial intelligence and big data Journal Article

In: Healthcare Management Forum, 32 (4), pp. 178–182, 2019.

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Borna Jafarpour; Samina Raza Abidi; William Van Woensel; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Execution-Time Integration of Clinical Practice Guidelines To Provide Decision Support for Comorbid Conditions Journal Article

In: Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 94 , pp. 117-137, 2019, ISSN: 0933-3657.

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Hani Nabeel Mufti; Gregory Marshal Hirsch; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Exploiting Machine Learning Algorithms and Methods for the Prediction of Agitated Delirium After Cardiac Surgery: Models Development and Validation Study Journal Article

In: JMIR Med Inform, 7 (4), pp. e14993, 2019, ISSN: 2291-9694.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: delirium; cardiac surgery; machine learning; predictive modeling

2018

Tyler S Wheeler; Michael T Vallis; Nicholas B Giacomantonio; Samina R Abidi

Feasibility and usability of an ontology-based mobile intervention for patients with hypertension Journal Article

In: International Journal of Medical Informatics, 119 , pp. 8 - 16, 2018, ISSN: 1386-5056.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Behaviour change, Chronic disease self-management, Hypertension, Mobile Health, Ontology

Hossein Mohammadhassanzadeh; Samina Abidi; William Van Woensel; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Investigating Plausible Reasoning over Knowledge Graphs for Semantics-based Health Data Analytics Inproceedings

In: Data Exploration in the Web 3.0 Age (DEW) conference track at 27th IEEE International Conference on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises (WETICE’18), IEEE, Paris, France, 2018.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Plausible reasoning, Query Rewriting, Semantic Analytics, Semantic Web reasoning

Ben Rose Davis; E. Stringer; Samina Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Interactive Dialogue-Based Patient Education for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Using Argument Theory Inproceedings

In: 28th European Medical Informatics Conference (MIE2018), April 24 - 26, IOSPress, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Clinical Decision Support Systems, Health Informatics, Patient Education, Personalized Medicine

Ali Daowd; Samina Abidi; Ashraf Abusharekh; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

A Personalized Risk Stratification Platform for Population Lifetime Healthcare Inproceedings

In: 28th European Medical Informatics Conference (MIE2018), April 24 - 26, IOSPress, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Clinical Decision Support Systems, Health Informatics, Personalized Medicine

Jafna L Cox; Ratika Parkash; Syed SR Abidi; Lehana Thabane; Feng Xie; James MacKillop; Samina R Abidi; Antonio Ciaccia; Shurjeel H Choudhri; A Abusharekh; Joanna Nemis-White

Optimizing Primary Care Management of Atrial Fibrillation: The Rationale and Methods of the Integrated Management Program Advancing Community Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation (IMPACT-AF) Study Journal Article

In: 201 , pp. 149 - 157, 2018, ISSN: 0002-8703.

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Ali Naserian Mojadam; Najaf Nadeem; Hussein Beydoun; Samina Abidi; Ali Rizvi; Syed Abidi

Preoperative Education System to Assist Patients Undergoing TAVI Surgery: A Digital Health Solution Journal Article

In: Journal of Health & Medical Informatics, 09 , 2018.

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2017

William Van Woensel; Wasif Baig; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi; Samina Abidi

A Semantic Web Framework for Behavioral User Modeling and Action Planning for Personalized Behavior Modification Inproceedings

In: 10th International Conference on Semantic Web Applications and Tools for Life Sciences, CEUR, Rome, Italy, 2017.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Behaviour Modelling, Behavioural Change Theory, Personalized Medicine

Hossein Mohammadhassanzadeh; Samina Raza Abidi; Mohammad Salman Shah; Mehdi Karamollahi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

SeDAn: A Plausible Reasoning Approach for Semantics-based Data Analytics in Healthcare Inproceedings

In: Workshop on Artificial Intelligence with Application in Health, 16th International Conference of the Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence, Bari, Italy, 2017.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Health Data Analytics, Knowledge Management, Plausible reasoning, Semantic Web

Samina Abidi

A Knowledge-Modeling Approach to Integrate Multiple Clinical Practice Guidelines to Provide Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Support for Managing Comorbid Conditions Journal Article

In: J. Medical Systems, 41 (12), pp. 193:1 - 193:19, 2017.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Clinical Decision Support Systems, Clinical Practice Guidelines, Comorbidities, Knowledge Modelling, Knowledge Translation

Ehsan Maghsoud-Lou; Sean Christie; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Protocol-Driven Decision Support within e-Referral Systems to Streamline Patient Consultation, Triaging and Referrals from Primary Care to Specialist Clinics Journal Article

In: Journal of Medical Systems, 41 (9), pp. 139, 2017, ISSN: 1573-689X.

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Patrice C. Roy; Samina R. Abidi; Syed S.R. Abidi

Possibilistic Activity Recognition with Uncertain Observations to Support Medication Adherence in an Assisted Ambient Living Setting Journal Article

In: Knowledge-Based Systems, 133 , pp. 156-173, 2017, ISSN: 09507051.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Activity Recognition, Ambient Intelligence, medication adherence

Samina Abidi; Michael Vallis; Helena Piccinini-Vallis; Syed Ali Imran; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

A Digital Framework to Support Providers and Patients in Diabetes Related Behavior Modification Inproceedings

In: Informatics for Health (MIE2017), Manchester, April 24 - April 26, 2017, IOS Press, 2017.

BibTeX | Tags: Behaviour Modelling, Behavioural Change Theory, Diabetes Management

Patrice C. Roy; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Monitoring Activities Related to Medication Adherence in Ambient Assisted Living Environments Inproceedings

In: Randell, Rebecca; Cornet, Ronald; McCowan, Colin; Peek, Niels; Scott, Philip J. (Ed.): Informatics for Health: Connected Citizen-Led Wellness and Population Health (MIE 2017), Manchester, UK, April 24th-26th 2017, pp. 28-32, European Federation for Medical Informatics (EFMI) and IOS Press, 2017, ISSN: 1879-8365.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Activity Recognition, Ambient Intelligence, medication adherence

Hossein Mohammadhassanzadeh; William Van Woensel; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Semantics-based Plausible Reasoning to Extend the Knowledge Coverage of Medical Knowledge Bases for Improved Clinical Decision Support Journal Article

In: Journal of BioData Mining, 10 (7), 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Analogical reasoning, Inductive generalization, Medical knowledge bases, Plausible reasoning, Semantic Web reasoning

2016

Patrice C. Roy; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Monitoring Medication Adherence in Smart Environments in the Context of Patient Self-Management: A Knowledge-Driven Approach Book Chapter

In: Bouchard, Bruno; Bouzouane, Abdenour; Guillet, Sébastien (Ed.): Assistive Technologies in Smart Environments for People with Disabilities, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL, 2016, ISBN: 9781498722001.

BibTeX | Tags: Activity Recognition, Self-Management, Smart Homes

Wasif Hasan Baig

A Semantic Web Based Knowledge Management Framework to Model Behaviour Change Constructs for Generation of Personalized Action Plans Masters Thesis

Dalhousie University, 2016.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Behavioural Theory, Chronic Illness, Knowledge Modelling, Ontology Engineering, Patient Empowerment, Personalized Medicine, Self-Management, Semantic Web, Social Cognition Theory

Samina Raza Abidi; Jafna Cox; Ashraf Abusharekh; Nima Hashemian; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

A Digital Health System to Assist Family Physicians to Safely Prescribe NOAC Medication Inproceedings

In: Exploring Complexity in Health: An Interdisciplinary Systems Approach. 26th European Medical Informatics Conference (MIE2016), Munich, pp. 519-523, IOS Press, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Clinical Decision Support Systems, Clinical Practice Guidelines, Digital Health

Hossein Mohammadhassanzadeh; William Van Woensel; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

A Semantic Web-based Approach to Plausible Reasoning for Improving Clinical Knowledge Engineering Conference

IEEE International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics, Las Vegas, 2016.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Clinical Decision Support Systems, Plausbile Reasoning, Semantic Web

Borna Jafarpour; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi; Samina Raza Abidi

Exploiting Semantic Web Technologies to Develop OWL-Based Clinical Practice Guideline Execution Engines Journal Article

In: IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, 20 (1), pp. 388-398, 2016, ISSN: 2168-2194.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Clinical Decision Support Systems, Clinical Practice Guidelines, OWL, Semantic Web

2015

William Van Woensel; Hossein Mohammadhassanzadeh; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Multi-Strategy Semantic Web Reasoning for Medical Knowledge Bases Inproceedings

In: Proceedings of International Workshop on Biomedical Data Mining, Modeling, and Semantic Integration: A Promising Approach to Solving Unmet Medical Needs (BDM2I2015), 2015.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Health Informatics, Knowledge Based Systems, Ontology, Semantic Web

Amina Russell; William Van Woensel; Samina Raza Abidi

The Shared Decision Making Frontier: Managing Non-Critical Chronic Illness by Combining Behavioural & Decision Theory with Online Technology Inproceedings

In: MEDINFO 2015: eHealth-enabled Health, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Biomedical Technology Intervention, Choice Architecture, Chronic Illness, Shared Decision Making

William Van Woensel; Patrice C. Roy; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

A Mobile and Intelligent Patient Diary for Chronic Disease Self-Management Inproceedings

In: MEDINFO 2015: eHealth-enabled Health - Proceedings of the 15th World Congress on Health and Biomedical Informatics, Sao Paulo, Brazil, pp. 118–122, IOS Press, 2015, ISBN: 978-1-61499-563-0.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Chronic Disease Management, Mobile Health, Patient Diary, Patient Empowerment, Self-Management

Borna Jafarpour; Samina Raza Abidi; Ahmad Marwan Ahmad; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

INITIATE: An Intelligent Adaptive Alert Environment Inproceedings

In: MEDINFO 2015: eHealth-enabled Health - Proceedings of the 15th World Congress on Health and Biomedical Informatics, Sao Paulo, Brazil, pp. 285–289, IOS Press, 2015, ISBN: 978-1-61499-563-0.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Alert Fatigue, Clinical Decision Support Systems, Knowledge Management

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William Van Woensel; Samina Raza Abidi; Syed Sibte Raza Abidi

Decision Support for Comorbid Conditions via Execution-Time Integration of Clinical Guidelines Using Transaction-based Semantics and Temporal Planning (under review) Journal Article

In: Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, 0000.

BibTeX | Tags: Clinical Decision Support Systems, Clinical Practice Guidelines, Comorbidity