Textbook List - School of Biomedical Informatics

Textbook List for Spring 2015

This booklist is for the certificate, masters, and doctoral programs in health informatics.
List is updated as soon as we receive textbook information from instructors. Please check back later for TBD items.

COURSE NO. COURSE TITLE INSTRUCTOR TEXTBOOK
HI 5007W Data Structures and Algorithms Zheng, W. Jim Required Reading:

Zelle, J. M. (2010). Python programming: An introduction to computer science. Sherwood, Or: Franklin, Beedle & Associates.
ISBN: 9781590282410 | Edition: 2nd

Recommended Readings:

Miller, B. N., & Ranum, D. L. (2011). Problem solving with algorithms and data structures using Python. Sherwood, Or: Franklin, Beedle & Associates.
ISBN: 9781590282571 | Edition: 2nd

Necaise, R. D. (2011). Data structures and algorithms using Python. Hoboken, N.J: Wiley.
ISBN: 9780470618295.

Berman, J. J. (2011). )Methods in medical informatics: Fundamentals of healthcare programming in Perl, Python, and Ruby. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis.
ISBN: 9781439841822.
TMC Library full text ebook link

Bassi, S. (2010). Python for bioinformatics. Boca Raton: CRC Press.
ISBN: 9781584889298.
HI 5300W Intro to Health Informatics Vogler, Robert
Smith, Kimberly
Required Readings

Hoyt, R.E., Yoshihashi, A.K., & Bailey, N.J. (2014). Medical informatics: A practical guide for healthcare and informatics technology professionals (6th ed.). Lulu.com.
ISBN-10: 1304791106 | ISBN-13: 978-1304791108 | Edition: 6th
www.informaticseducation.org
Amazon link

Optional Reading

Shortliffe, E., & Cimino, J. J. (2013). Biomedical Informatics : Computer Applications in Health Care and Biomedicine. New York, NY: Springer.
ISBN-10: 1447144732 | ISBN-13: 978-1447144731 | Edition: 4th
TMC Library full text ebook link (3rd Ed)

Brown, G. D., Patrick, T. B., & Pasupathy, K. S. (2013). Health informatics: A systems perspective. Chicago, Ill: Health Administration Press. 
ISBN: 9781567934359

McCormick, K. A. & Gugerty, B. (2013). Healthcare Information Technology Exam Guide for CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician and HIT Pro Certifications. McGraw-Hill: New York.
ISBN: Book p/n 978-0-07-180227-2, CD p/n 978-0-07-180278-9

Coiera, E. (2003). Guide to Health Informatics (2nd ed.) New York, NY: Oxford University Press Inc. 
ISBN13: 9780340764251

See course syllabus for more details.
HI
5301W
The US Healthcare System Ishee, Jonathan Required Reading:

Shi, L. & Singh, D.A. (2013). Essentials Of The U.S. Health Care System. Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.
ISBN: 9781449652616 | Edition: 3rd
HI 5302 Cognitive Science Franklin, Amy No textbook.
HI 5305
5305W
Legal Ethical Aspects of Health Informatics Ishee, Jonathan Required Readings:

McWay, D. C., & McWay, D. C. (2010). Legal and ethical aspects of health information management. Clifton Park, NY: Delmar Cengage Learning.
ISBN: 9781435483309 | Edition: 3rd

Goodman, K. W. (1998). Ethics, computing, and medicine: Informatics and the transformation of health care. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
ISBN: 9780521469050
TMC Library full text ebook link
HI 5306W Security of HI Systems Brixey, Julie Required Reading:

Herzig, T. W., Walsh, T., & Tuleya, L. G. (2013). Implementing information security in healthcare: Building a security program. Chicago, IL: HIMSS.
ISBN: 9781938904349
HI 5310 5310W Foundations I Iyengar, Sriram Required Reading:

Shortliffe, E. H., & Cimino, J. J. (2006). Biomedical Informatics: Computer Applications in Health Care and Biomedicine. New York, NY: Springer.
ISBN: 0387289860 | ISBN-13: 978-0387362786 | Edition: 3rd
TMC Library full text ebook link

Recommended Reading:

Coiera, E. (2003). Guide to Health Informatics. Hodder Arnold.
ISBN-10: 0340764252 | ISBN-13: 978-0340764251 | Edition: 2nd
HI 5311 5311W Foundations II Cohen, Trevor Recommended Reading:

Cohen, T., & Widdows, D. (2013). Geometric Representations in Biomedical Informatics. Applications in Automated Text Analysis. In I. Sarkar (Ed.), Methods in Biomedical Informatics, a Pragmatic Approach. Burlington: Elsevier/Academic Press.
ISBN: 9780124016781
Elsevier link
HI 5313W Intro to EHR's Sittig, Dean
Smith, Kimberly
No textbook.
HI
5328W
Systems Analysis and Project Management Smith, Kimberly Required Readings:

Whitten, J. L., & Bentley, L. D. (2007). Systems analysis and design methods. Boston: McGraw-Hill/Irwin.
ISBN: 9780073052335 | Edition: 7th
Amazon link
NOTE: Amazon offers a rent option on this textbook.

Wysocki, R. K. (2014). Effective project management: Traditional, agile, extreme. Indianapolis, IN: Wiley.
ISBN: 9781118729168 | Edition: 7th
Amazon link
NOTE: Amazon offers a rent option on this textbook.
HI 5351W Research and Evaluation in Health Informatics Johnson, Craig No Textbook
HI 5360W Clinical Decision Support Systems Gong, Yang Required Readings:

Berner, E. S. (2007). Clinical decision support systems: Theory and practice. New York: Springer.
ISBN: 9780387339146 | Edition: 2nd
TMC Library full text ebook link 1
TMC Library full text ebook link 2

Recommended Reading:

Osheroff, J.A. & Jonathan, M. T. (2012). Improving Outcomes with Clinical Decision Support: An Implementer's Guide. HIMSS.
ISBN: 9781938904202
Ebook purchase link
HI 5371W Business and Technical Writing Fenton, Susan
Hallman, Rebecca
Required Readings

Anderson, P. V. (2014). Technical communication: A reader-centered approach. Boston, MA Wadsworth/CENGAGE Learning      
ISBN: 9781133309819

Williams, J. M., & Bizup, J. (2013). Style: Lessons in clarity and grace. Boston, MA: Pearson.     ISBN: 9780321898685 | Edition: 11th

*Heath, C., & Heath, D. (2007). Made to stick: Why some ideas work in the world and others die. New York: Random House.
ISBN: 9781400064281
*Instructor will provide link to full text PDF online. No need to purchase this book.
HI 5381W Methods in Public Health Informatics Hsu, Ed Required Reading

O’Carroll, P.W., Yasnoff, W.A., Ward, M.E., Ripp, L.H., & Martin, E.L. (2010). Public Health Informatics and Information Systems. Springer.
ISBN: 9781441930187
TMC Library full text ebook link (2003 edition)
Note: Using previous edition is OK.

Recommended Reading

Glandon, Smaltz, & Slovensky (2008). Information Systems for Healthcare Management. Austin and Boxerman. AUPHA/Health Administration Press.
ISBN 13: 9781567932973 | Edition: 7th
HI 6001W Special Topics: Leadership / Entrepeneurship Langabeer, James Required Reading:

Langabeer, J. and Helton, J. (2015). Health Care Operations Management: A Systems Perspective. Jones & Bartlett Learning.
ISBN: 9781284050066

Recommended Reading:

Collins, J. C. (2001). ). Good to great: Why some companies make the leap--and others don't. New York, NY: HarperBusiness.
ISBN: 9780066620992
HI 6306W Information and Knowledge Representation in HI Tao, Cui Required Reading:

Allemang, D., & Hendler, J. A. (2011). Semantic Web for the working ontologist: Effective modeling in RDFS and OWL. Waltham, MA: Morgan Kaufmann/Elsevier.
ISBN: 9780123859655 | Edition: 2nd
HI 6309W Healthcare Interface Design Zhu, Min Required Readings:

Shneiderman, B., & Plaisant, C. (2010). Designing the user interface: Strategies for effective human-computer interaction. Boston: Addison-Wesley.
ISBN: 9780321537355| Edition: 5th

Nielsen, J. (1993). Usability engineering. San Francisco, Calif: Morgan Kaufmann Publishers. 
ISBN: 9780125184069
HI 6315 Advanced Electronic Health Records Sittig, Dean Recommended Reading

Sittig, D. F., & Ash, J. (2011). Clinical information systems: Overcoming adverse consequences. Sudbury, Mass: Jones and Bartlett.
ISBN: 9780763757649
(Note: Each chapter is an edited version of a previously published, freely available scientific paper. Students will have the option of looking up and downloading all these papers rather than pay for the book, although they will miss the sample measurements that are included at the end of most chapters.)
Amazon link
HI 6323W Datamining in Biomedical Informatics Xu, Hua Recommended Reading:

Bramer, M. (2007). Principles of Data Mining. London, UK: Springer.
ISBN: 9781846287657

Han, J. & Kamber, M. (2006). Data Mining: Concepts and Techniques. San Francisco, CA: Morgan Kaufmann Publishers.
ISBN: 9781558609013 | Edition: 2nd
HI 6340W Health Information Visualization & Visual Analytics Johnson, Todd Required Reading:

Few, S. (2009). Now you see it: Simple visualization techniques for quantitative analysis. Oakland, Calif: Analytics Press.
ISBN: 978-0970601988
HI 7301 Grant Writing Frieden, Lex
Fenton, Susan
Recommended Reading:

Gitlin, L. N., & Lyons, K. J. (2008). Successful grant writing: Strategies for health and human service professionals. New York: Springer Pub. Co. 
ISBN: 9780826132734