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The theme of this special issue of the IBM Systems Journal is information-based medicine. The issue describes how information technology (IT) enables advances in the fields of biomedical research, the practice of medicine, and the delivery of health care. The issue emphasizes the role of computing systems in transforming medicine and translating basic medical discoveries into clinical care.
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