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PRICHAIN: A Partially Decentralized Implementation of UbiPri Middleware Using Blockchain. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/19/2019 - 6:22am
Related Articles PRICHAIN: A Partially Decentralized Implementation of UbiPri Middleware Using Blockchain. Sensors (Basel). 2019 Oct 16;19(20): Authors: Sestrem Ochôa I, Silva LA, de Mello G, Alves da Silva B, de Paz JF, Villarrubia González G, Garcia NM, Reis Quietinho Leithardt V Abstract With the popularization of the Internet-of-Things, various applications have emerged to make life easier. These applications generate a large amount of user data. Analyzing the data obtained from these...
Blockchain, Decentralized, Distributed, Ethereum, Internet of Things
Core Concept: Blockchain offers applications well beyond Bitcoin but faces its own limitations. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/17/2019 - 6:36am
Related Articles Core Concept: Blockchain offers applications well beyond Bitcoin but faces its own limitations. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2019 Oct 15;116(42):20800-20803 Authors: Ornes S PMID: 31615931 [PubMed - in process]
Bitcoin, Blockchain
Authentication Protocol for Cloud Databases Using Blockchain Mechanism. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/17/2019 - 6:21am
Related Articles Authentication Protocol for Cloud Databases Using Blockchain Mechanism. Sensors (Basel). 2019 Oct 14;19(20): Authors: Deep G, Mohana R, Nayyar A, Sanjeevikumar P, Hossain E Abstract Cloud computing has made the software development process fast and flexible but on the other hand it has contributed to increasing security attacks. Employees who manage the data in cloud companies may face insider attack, affecting their reputation. They have the advantage of accessing the user...
Algorithm, Blockchain, Change, Distributed, Distributed Ledger, Ledger, Ledger, Protocol
Disruptive Technologies for Environment and Health Research: An Overview of Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, and Internet of Things. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/17/2019 - 6:21am
Related Articles Disruptive Technologies for Environment and Health Research: An Overview of Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, and Internet of Things. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Oct 11;16(20): Authors: M Bublitz F, Oetomo A, S Sahu K, Kuang A, X Fadrique L, E Velmovitsky P, M Nobrega R, P Morita P Abstract The purpose of this descriptive research paper is to initiate discussions on the use of innovative technologies and their potential to support the research and development of...
Blockchain, Internet of Things, Serve
Blockchain Technology: Efficiently Managing Medical Information in the Pain Management Field. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/15/2019 - 6:22am
Blockchain Technology: Efficiently Managing Medical Information in the Pain Management Field. Pain Med. 2019 Oct 14;: Authors: Chang MC, Hsiao MY, Boudier-Revéret M PMID: 31609386 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Integrating blockchain technology with artificial intelligence for cardiovascular medicine. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/13/2019 - 6:21am
Related Articles Integrating blockchain technology with artificial intelligence for cardiovascular medicine. Nat Rev Cardiol. 2019 Oct 11;: Authors: Krittanawong C, Rogers AJ, Aydar M, Choi E, Johnson KW, Wang Z, Narayan SM PMID: 31605093 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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War pact model of shrinking networks. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/11/2019 - 6:36am
War pact model of shrinking networks. PLoS One. 2019;14(10):e0223480 Authors: Naglić L, Šubelj L Abstract Many real systems can be described by a set of interacting entities forming a complex network. To some surprise, these have been shown to share a number of structural properties regardless of their type or origin. It is thus of vital importance to design simple and intuitive models that can explain their intrinsic structure and dynamics. These can, for instance, be used to study networks...
Bitcoin, International..., Network
Towards a Stakeholder-Oriented Blockchain-Based Architecture for Electronic Health Records: Design Science Research Study. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/09/2019 - 1:51pm
Related Articles Towards a Stakeholder-Oriented Blockchain-Based Architecture for Electronic Health Records: Design Science Research Study. J Med Internet Res. 2019 Oct 07;21(10):e13585 Authors: Beinke JH, Fitte C, Teuteberg F Abstract BACKGROUND: Data security issues still constitute the main reason for the sluggish dissemination of electronic health records (EHRs). Given that blockchain technology offers the possibility to verify transactions through a decentralized network, it may serve as a...
Address, Blockchain, Decentralized, Network, Serve, Traceability ...
Blockchain's potential to improve clinical trials-an essay by Leeza Osipenko. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/05/2019 - 6:21am
Related Articles Blockchain's potential to improve clinical trials-an essay by Leeza Osipenko. BMJ. 2019 Oct 03;367:l5561 Authors: Osipenko L PMID: 31582404 [PubMed]
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Benefits of Blockchain Initiatives for Value-Based Care: Proposed Framework. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/02/2019 - 6:51am
Benefits of Blockchain Initiatives for Value-Based Care: Proposed Framework. J Med Internet Res. 2019 Sep 27;21(9):e13595 Authors: Zhang R, George A, Kim J, Johnson V, Ramesh B Abstract BACKGROUND: The potential of blockchain technology to achieve strategic goals, such as value-based care, is increasingly being recognized by both researchers and practitioners. However, current research and practices lack comprehensive approaches for evaluating the benefits of blockchain applications. OBJECTIVE...
Blockchain, Case
Electronic health records in a Blockchain: A systematic review. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/01/2019 - 6:06am
Electronic health records in a Blockchain: A systematic review. Health Informatics J. 2019 Sep 30;:1460458219866350 Authors: Mayer AH, da Costa CA, Righi RDR Abstract Blockchain could reinvent the way patient's electronic health records are shared and stored by providing safer mechanisms for health information exchange of medical data in the healthcare industry, by securing it over a decentralized peer-to-peer network. Intending to support and ease the understanding of this distributed ledger...
Blockchain, Decentralized, Distributed, Distributed Ledger, Exchange, Ledger, Ledger, Network
Blockchain in Healthcare: A Patient-Centered Model. (ncbi.nl) (free) 10/01/2019 - 6:06am
Related Articles Blockchain in Healthcare: A Patient-Centered Model. Biomed J Sci Tech Res. 2019;20(3):15017-15022 Authors: Chen HS, Jarrell JT, Carpenter KA, Cohen DS, Huang X Abstract A blockchain is a system for storing and sharing information that is secure because of its transparency. Each block in the chain is both its own independent unit containing its own information, and a dependent link in the collective chain, and this duality creates a network regulated by participants who store...
Block, Blockchain, Decentralized, Network
Clustering patterns in efficiency and the coming-of-age of the cryptocurrency market. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Clustering patterns in efficiency and the coming-of-age of the cryptocurrency market. Sci Rep. 2019 Feb 05;9(1):1440 Authors: Sigaki HYD, Perc M, Ribeiro HV Abstract The efficient market hypothesis has far-reaching implications for financial trading and market stability. Whether or not cryptocurrencies are informationally efficient has therefore been the subject of intense recent investigation. Here, we use permutation entropy and statistical complexity over sliding time-...
Altcoins, Cryptocurrency, Market
Correction: Buzz Factor or Innovation Potential: What Explains Cryptocurrencies' Returns? (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Correction: Buzz Factor or Innovation Potential: What Explains Cryptocurrencies' Returns? PLoS One. 2017;12(5):e0177659 Authors: Wang S, Vergne JP Abstract [This corrects the article DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0169556.]. PMID: 28489909 [PubMed]
Altcoins, Correction, Innovations
Preliminary findings on cryptocurrency trading among regular gamblers: A new risk for problem gambling? (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Preliminary findings on cryptocurrency trading among regular gamblers: A new risk for problem gambling? Addict Behav. 2019 May;92:136-140 Authors: Mills DJ, Nower L Abstract Cryptocurrencies are emerging digital currencies that allow anonymity in accessing various risk-taking activities through the Internet (e.g., drugs, gambling). However, given conceptual links to high-risk stocks, the present study sought to assess the association between trading cryptocurrencies and problem...
Altcoins, Cryptocurrency, Stocks
Buzz Factor or Innovation Potential: What Explains Cryptocurrencies' Returns? (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Buzz Factor or Innovation Potential: What Explains Cryptocurrencies' Returns? PLoS One. 2017;12(1):e0169556 Authors: Wang S, Vergne JP Abstract Cryptocurrencies have become increasingly popular since the introduction of bitcoin in 2009. In this paper, we identify factors associated with variations in cryptocurrencies' market values. In the past, researchers argued that the "buzz" surrounding cryptocurrencies in online media explained their price variations. But this observation...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Fiat, Innovations, Liquidity, Market
Predicting altcoin returns using social media. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Predicting altcoin returns using social media. PLoS One. 2018;13(12):e0208119 Authors: Steinert L, Herff C Abstract Cryptocurrencies have recently received large media interest. Especially the great fluctuations in price have attracted such attention. Behavioral sciences and related scientific literature provide evidence that there is a close relationship between social media and price fluctuations of cryptocurrencies. This particularly applies to smaller currencies, which can...
Altcoin, Altcoin, Altcoins, Close, Short
Dirty Money: A Matter of Bacterial Survival, Adherence, and Toxicity. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Dirty Money: A Matter of Bacterial Survival, Adherence, and Toxicity. Microorganisms. 2016 Nov 23;4(4): Authors: Vriesekoop F, Chen J, Oldaker J, Besnard F, Smith R, Leversha W, Smith-Arnold C, Worrall J, Rufray E, Yuan Q, Liang H, Scannell A, Russell C Abstract In this study we report the underlying reasons to why bacteria are present on banknotes and coins. Despite the use of credit cards, mobile phone apps, near-field-communication systems, and cryptocurrencies such as...
Altcoins, Cash, Coin, Exchange, Yuan
BitExTract: Interactive Visualization for Extracting Bitcoin Exchange Intelligence. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles BitExTract: Interactive Visualization for Extracting Bitcoin Exchange Intelligence. IEEE Trans Vis Comput Graph. 2018 Aug 20;: Authors: Yue X, Shu X, Zhu X, Du X, Yu Z, Papadopoulos D, Liu S Abstract The emerging prosperity of cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin, has come into the spotlight during the past few years. Cryptocurrency exchanges, which act as the gateway to this world, now play a dominant role in the circulation of Bitcoin. Thus, delving into the analysis of the...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges, Case, Client, Cryptocurrency, EGO, Exchange, Market, Network, Node, Sequence
Predicting Fluctuations in Cryptocurrency Transactions Based on User Comments and Replies. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Predicting Fluctuations in Cryptocurrency Transactions Based on User Comments and Replies. PLoS One. 2016;11(8):e0161197 Authors: Kim YB, Kim JG, Kim W, Im JH, Kim TH, Kang SJ, Kim CH Abstract This paper proposes a method to predict fluctuations in the prices of cryptocurrencies, which are increasingly used for online transactions worldwide. Little research has been conducted on predicting fluctuations in the price and number of transactions of a variety of cryptocurrencies...
Altcoins, Cryptocurrency, Market
Evolutionary dynamics of cryptocurrency transaction networks: An empirical study. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Evolutionary dynamics of cryptocurrency transaction networks: An empirical study. PLoS One. 2018;13(8):e0202202 Authors: Liang J, Li L, Zeng D Abstract Cryptocurrency is a well-developed blockchain technology application that is currently a heated topic throughout the world. The public availability of transaction histories offers an opportunity to analyze and compare different cryptocurrencies. In this paper, we present a dynamic network analysis of three representative...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Ethereum, Namecoin, Namecoin, Network, Node
Safer scoring? Cryptomarkets, social supply and drug market violence. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Safer scoring? Cryptomarkets, social supply and drug market violence. Int J Drug Policy. 2016 09;35:24-31 Authors: Barratt MJ, Ferris JA, Winstock AR Abstract BACKGROUND: Cryptomarkets are digital platforms that use anonymising software (e.g. Tor) and cryptocurrencies (e.g. Bitcoin) to facilitate trade of goods and services, most notably illicit drugs. Cryptomarkets may reduce systemic violence compared with in-person drug trading because no face-to-face contact is required and...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Dark Web, Long, Market, Tor
Bitcoin market route to maturity? Evidence from return fluctuations, temporal correlations and multiscaling effects. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Bitcoin market route to maturity? Evidence from return fluctuations, temporal correlations and multiscaling effects. Chaos. 2018 Jul;28(7):071101 Authors: Drożdż S, Gȩbarowski R, Minati L, Oświȩcimka P, Wa Torek M Abstract Based on 1-min price changes recorded since year 2012, the fluctuation properties of the rapidly emerging Bitcoin market are assessed over chosen sub-periods, in terms of return distributions, volatility autocorrelation, Hurst exponents, and multiscaling...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Carry, Exchange, Market, Volatility
Reputation and Reward: Two Sides of the Same Bitcoin. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Reputation and Reward: Two Sides of the Same Bitcoin. Sensors (Basel). 2016 May 27;16(6): Authors: Delgado-Segura S, Tanas C, Herrera-Joancomartí J Abstract In Mobile Crowd Sensing (MCS), the power of the crowd, jointly with the sensing capabilities of the smartphones they wear, provides a new paradigm for data sensing. Scenarios involving user behavior or those that rely on user mobility are examples where standard sensor networks may not be suitable, and MCS provides an...
Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency
An analysis of high-frequency cryptocurrencies prices dynamics using permutation-information-theory quantifiers. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles An analysis of high-frequency cryptocurrencies prices dynamics using permutation-information-theory quantifiers. Chaos. 2018 Jul;28(7):075511 Authors: Bariviera AF, Zunino L, Rosso OA Abstract This paper discusses the dynamics of intraday prices of 12 cryptocurrencies during the past months' boom and bust. The importance of this study lies in the extended coverage of the cryptoworld, accounting for more than 90% of the total daily turnover. By using the complexity-entropy...
Altcoins, Blockchain, Dash, Market
'What if you live on top of a bakery and you like cakes?'-Drug use and harm trajectories before, during and after the emergence of Silk Road. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles 'What if you live on top of a bakery and you like cakes?'-Drug use and harm trajectories before, during and after the emergence of Silk Road. Int J Drug Policy. 2016 09;35:50-7 Authors: Barratt MJ, Lenton S, Maddox A, Allen M Abstract BACKGROUND: Cryptomarkets are digital platforms that use anonymising software (e.g. Tor) and cryptocurrencies (e.g. Bitcoin) to facilitate peer-to-peer (P2P) trade of goods and services. Their emergence has facilitated access to a wide range of...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Candy, Dark Web, How To, Silk Road, Tor
Opportunities for Use of Blockchain Technology in Medicine. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Opportunities for Use of Blockchain Technology in Medicine. Appl Health Econ Health Policy. 2018 10;16(5):583-590 Authors: Radanović I, Likić R Abstract Blockchain technology is a decentralized database that stores a registry of assets and transactions across a peer-to-peer computer network, which is secured through cryptography, and over time, its history gets locked in blocks of data that are cryptographically linked together and secured. So far, there have been use cases of...
Altcoins, Blockchain, Cryptography, Decentralized, Network
The transparency paradox. Building trust, resolving disputes and optimising logistics on conventional and online drugs markets. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles The transparency paradox. Building trust, resolving disputes and optimising logistics on conventional and online drugs markets. Int J Drug Policy. 2016 09;35:58-68 Authors: Tzanetakis M, Kamphausen G, Werse B, von Laufenberg R Abstract BACKGROUND: In recent years, marketplaces in the darknet emerged where vendors and customers can exchange illicit drugs and other goods on digital platforms by using hidden internet services. The main thesis of this paper is that in an online...
Address, Altcoins, Case, Conceal, Danger, Darknet, Escrow, Exchange, Fraud, Market
Estimating the volatility of cryptocurrencies during bearish markets by employing GARCH models. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Estimating the volatility of cryptocurrencies during bearish markets by employing GARCH models. Heliyon. 2019 Aug;5(8):e02239 Authors: Kyriazis ΝA, Daskalou K, Arampatzis M, Prassa P, Papaioannou E Abstract This study examines the volatility of certain cryptocurrencies and how they are influenced by the three highest capitalization digital currencies, namely the Bitcoin, the Ethereum and the Ripple. We use daily data for the period 1 January 2018-16 September 2018, which...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, DCC, Digitalx Ltd, Ethereum, Market, Ripple, Volatility, XRP
How blockchain technology can change medicine. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles How blockchain technology can change medicine. Postgrad Med. 2018 May;130(4):420-427 Authors: Roman-Belmonte JM, De la Corte-Rodriguez H, Rodriguez-Merchan EC Abstract Although the best-known use of blockchain technology (BCT) is in the field of economics and cryptocurrencies in general, its usefulness is extending to other fields, including the biomedical field. The purpose of this article is to clarify the role that BCT can play in the field of medicine. We have performed a...
Altcoins, Blockchain, Change, Decentralized, Narrative, Network, Open Source
The future of cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin and beyond. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles The future of cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin and beyond. Nature. 2015 Oct 01;526(7571):21-3 Authors: Extance A PMID: 26432223 [PubMed]
Altcoins, Bitcoin
Fractional gray Lotka-Volterra models with application to cryptocurrencies adoption. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Fractional gray Lotka-Volterra models with application to cryptocurrencies adoption. Chaos. 2019 Jul;29(7):073116 Authors: Gatabazi P, Mba JC, Pindza E Abstract The Fractional Gray Lotka-Volterra Model (FGLVM) is introduced and used for modeling the transaction counts of three cryptocurrencies, namely, Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Ripple. The 2-dimensional study is on Bitcoin and Litecoin, while the 3-dimensional study is on Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Ripple. Dataset from 28 April 2013...
Absolute, Altcoins, Bitcoin, Constant, Litecoin, Ripple, XRP
Cryptocurrency price drivers: Wavelet coherence analysis revisited. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Cryptocurrency price drivers: Wavelet coherence analysis revisited. PLoS One. 2018;13(4):e0195200 Authors: Phillips RC, Gorse D Abstract Cryptocurrencies have experienced recent surges in interest and price. It has been discovered that there are time intervals where cryptocurrency prices and certain online and social media factors appear related. In addition it has been noted that cryptocurrencies are prone to experience intervals of bubble-like price growth. The hypothesis...
Altcoins, Bubble, Bubble, Change, Cryptocurrency, Market, Short
The digital traces of bubbles: feedback cycles between socio-economic signals in the Bitcoin economy. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles The digital traces of bubbles: feedback cycles between socio-economic signals in the Bitcoin economy. J R Soc Interface. 2014 Oct 06;11(99): Authors: Garcia D, Tessone CJ, Mavrodiev P, Perony N Abstract What is the role of social interactions in the creation of price bubbles? Answering this question requires obtaining collective behavioural traces generated by the activity of a large number of actors. Digital currencies offer a unique possibility to measure socio-economic...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Network, Vector, Volume
Blockchain as a Process Control Tool for Healthcare. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Blockchain as a Process Control Tool for Healthcare. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019 Jul 04;262:172-175 Authors: Shifrin M, Khavtorin A, Stepurin V, Zingerman B Abstract The blockchain is one of the most popular information technologies and, at the same time, it was discredited by stories about crashes of multiple cryptocurrency projects. Even though this technology has recently found application in many areas not related to cryptocurrencies, mainly for security purposes, the...
Altcoins, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency
Opinion: Valuation, liquidity price, and stability of cryptocurrencies. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Opinion: Valuation, liquidity price, and stability of cryptocurrencies. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 02 06;115(6):1131-1134 Authors: Caginalp C, Caginalp G PMID: 29434049 [PubMed]
Altcoins, Liquidity
Variables Influencing Cryptocurrency Use: A Technology Acceptance Model in Spain. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Variables Influencing Cryptocurrency Use: A Technology Acceptance Model in Spain. Front Psychol. 2019;10:475 Authors: Arias-Oliva M, Pelegrín-Borondo J, Matías-Clavero G Abstract The first commercial transaction with the first cryptocurrency in 2010 marked the start of a revolution in transactions. Blockchain and cryptocurrencies will dramatically transform how we do transactions, just as the Internet revolutionized how we communicate. Currently, more than 2,000...
Altcoins, Blockchain, Coin, Cryptocurrency, Exchange, Market, Spain
Evolutionary dynamics of the cryptocurrency market. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Evolutionary dynamics of the cryptocurrency market. R Soc Open Sci. 2017 Nov;4(11):170623 Authors: ElBahrawy A, Alessandretti L, Kandler A, Pastor-Satorras R, Baronchelli A Abstract The cryptocurrency market surpassed the barrier of $100 billion market capitalization in June 2017, after months of steady growth. Despite its increasing relevance in the financial world, a comprehensive analysis of the whole system is still lacking, as most studies have focused exclusively on the...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Market
Statistical analysis of bitcoin during explosive behavior periods. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Statistical analysis of bitcoin during explosive behavior periods. PLoS One. 2019;14(3):e0213919 Authors: Núñez JA, Contreras-Valdez MI, Franco-Ruiz CA Abstract This paper develops the ability of the normal inverse Gaussian distribution (NIG) to fit the returns of bitcoin (BTC). As the first cryptocurrency created, the behavior of this new asset is characterized by great volatility. The lack of a proper definition or classification under existing theory exacerbates this...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bubble, Bubble, Cryptocurrency, Serve, Volatility
Correction: From blockchain technology to global health equity: can cryptocurrencies finance universal health coverage? (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Correction: From blockchain technology to global health equity: can cryptocurrencies finance universal health coverage? BMJ Glob Health. 2017;2(4):e000570corr1 Authors: Abstract [This corrects the article DOI: 10.1136/bmjgh-2017-000570.][This corrects the article DOI: 10.1136/bmjgh-2017-000570.]. PMID: 29266104 [PubMed]
Altcoins, Blockchain, Correction
Blockchain Applications in the Biomedical Domain: A Scoping Review. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Blockchain Applications in the Biomedical Domain: A Scoping Review. Comput Struct Biotechnol J. 2019;17:229-240 Authors: Drosatos G, Kaldoudi E Abstract Blockchain is a distributed, immutable ledger technology introduced as the enabling mechanism to support cryptocurrencies. Blockchain solutions are currently being proposed to address diverse problems in different domains. This paper presents a scoping review of the scientific literature to map the current research area of...
Address, Altcoins, Blockchain, Distributed, Immutable, Ledger, Ledger
From blockchain technology to global health equity: can cryptocurrencies finance universal health coverage? (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles From blockchain technology to global health equity: can cryptocurrencies finance universal health coverage? BMJ Glob Health. 2017;2(4):e000570 Authors: Till BM, Peters AW, Afshar S, Meara, Meara J Abstract Blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies could remake global health financing and usher in an era global health equity and universal health coverage. We outline and provide examples for at least four important ways in which this potential disruption of traditional global...
Altcoins, Blockchain, Danger, ERA, Fraud, Innovations, International...
Another coin bites the dust: an analysis of dust in UTXO-based cryptocurrencies. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Another coin bites the dust: an analysis of dust in UTXO-based cryptocurrencies. R Soc Open Sci. 2019 Jan;6(1):180817 Authors: Pérez-Solà C, Delgado-Segura S, Navarro-Arribas G, Herrera-Joancomartí J Abstract Unspent Transaction Outputs (UTXOs) are the internal mechanism used in many cryptocurrencies to represent coins. Such representation has some clear benefits, but also entails some complexities that, if not properly handled, may leave the system in an inefficient state...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Cash, Cash, Coin, Cryptocurrency, Litecoin, Market
An Introduction to the Blockchain and Its Implications for Libraries and Medicine. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles An Introduction to the Blockchain and Its Implications for Libraries and Medicine. Med Ref Serv Q. 2017 Jul-Sep;36(3):273-279 Authors: Hoy MB Abstract The blockchain is a relatively new technology used to verify and store transaction records for online cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. The system is redundant and distributed, making it difficult for transactions to be rescinded, duplicated, or faked. Beyond online currencies, the blockchain has potential uses in health care,...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Distributed
Provable Data Integrity in the Pharmaceutical Industry Based on Version Control Systems and the Blockchain. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Provable Data Integrity in the Pharmaceutical Industry Based on Version Control Systems and the Blockchain. PDA J Pharm Sci Technol. 2019 Jul-Aug;73(4):373-390 Authors: Steinwandter V, Herwig C Abstract In the pharmaceutical industry, process validation tasks are based on the raw data and its derived analytical results generated from the process. Process validation failure affects both patient safety and the economic success of the manufacturing company. Hence, data integrity...
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Case, Centralized, Distributed, Ethereum, Smart contract
An insight into the deep web; why it matters for addiction psychiatry? (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles An insight into the deep web; why it matters for addiction psychiatry? Hum Psychopharmacol. 2017 05;32(3): Authors: Orsolini L, Papanti D, Corkery J, Schifano F Abstract OBJECTIVE: Nowadays, the web is rapidly spreading, playing a significant role in the marketing or sale or distribution of "quasi" legal drugs, hence facilitating continuous changes in drug scenarios. The easily renewable and anarchic online drug-market is gradually transforming indeed the drug market itself,...
Altcoins, Darknet, How To, Market
Concept for Sharing Distributed Personal Health Records with Blockchains. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Concept for Sharing Distributed Personal Health Records with Blockchains. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2018;251:7-10 Authors: Mense A, Athanasiadis L Abstract The characteristics of the "blockchain" technology and especially its decentralized nature lead to the notion of neutrality, censorship resistance, and absolute truths, which makes the concept interesting for many different domains, such as finance, supply chain management, or the energy sector - of course also for the...
Absolute, Blockchain, DaTa eXchange, Decentralized, Distributed, Ethereum, Exchange
Blockchain-Based Data Preservation System for Medical Data. (ncbi.nl) (free) 09/24/2019 - 1:44am
Related Articles Blockchain-Based Data Preservation System for Medical Data. J Med Syst. 2018 Jun 28;42(8):141 Authors: Li H, Zhu L, Shen M, Gao F, Tao X, Liu S Abstract Medical care has become an indispensable part of people's lives, with a dramatic increase in the volume of medical data (e.g., diagnosis certificates and medical records). Medical data, however, is easily stolen, tampered with, or even completely deleted. If the above occurs, medical data cannot be recorded or retrieved in a...
Blockchain, Ethereum, Leverage, Platform, Tao, Volume

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