Sunday, May 10, 2009

Swine Flu vs Tuberculosis: Hans Rosling's News/Death Ratio




In this video clip, Hans Rosling uses information visualization to highlight the differences between the number of swine flu deaths and deaths from tuberculosis in the world from 4/24/09 through 5/6/09, and calculates a "news/death" ratio.


Saturday, May 9, 2009

Update

Due to time constraints, I won't be able to maintain this blog as often as planned. I will post information about health care technology under the keyword "Everyware Healthcare" on my Technology Supported Human-World Interaction blog.

Saturday, May 2, 2009

Interactive Information Visualization for Health

Here is a link to an interesting slide presentation, in pdf form, about the potential for interactive information visualization and health:

Gaining New Medical Insights Through Interactive Visualization


More to come