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METHODS of Information in Medicine, 2011, Volume 50, Issue 4 – eTOC

METHODS of Information in Medicine is an official journal of IMIA.

Founded in 1962 and, therefore, the oldest international journal in medical informatics, Methods of Information in Medicine is publishing its 50th volume in 2011.

Volume 50, Issue 4 is available at: http://www.methods-online.com

How Can eHealth Help Fix Broken Health Systems?

Editorial
A. Geissbuhler (1)
(1) Division of eHealth and Telemedicine, Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 297-298
[free download]

Rapid Assessment of Clinical Information Systems in the Healthcare Setting 
An Efficient Method for Time-pressed Evaluation
Original Article
C. K. McMullen (1), J. S. Ash (2), D. F. Sittig (3), A. Bunce (2), K. Guappone (4), R. Dykstra (2), J. Carpenter (4), J. Richardson (2), A. Wright (5)
(1) The Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR, USA; (2) Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, USA; (3) University of Texas School of Biomedical Informatics at Houston, Houston, TX, USA; (4) Providence Portland Medical Center, Portland, OR, USA; (5) Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 299-307
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME10-01-0042

Outcomes Assessment of the Regional Health Information Exchange 
A Five-year Follow-up Study
Original Article
T. Mäenpää (1), P. Asikainen (2), M. Gissler (3), K. Siponen (4), M. Maass (5), K. Saranto (6), T. Suominen (1)
(1) University of Tampere, School of Health Sciences, Nursing Science, Tampere, Finland; (2) Administrative Head Nurse, Satakunta Hospital District, Pori, Finland; (3) THL National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland & Nordic School of Public Health, Stockholm, Sweden; (4) University of Oulu, Department of Mathematics, Oulu, Finland; (5) University of Turku, Department of Public Health, Turku, Finland; (6) University of Eastern Finland, Department of Health and Social Management, Kuopio, Finland
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 308-318
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME10-01-0048

Utilizing IHE-based Electronic Health Record Systems for Secondary Use
Original Article
K. Holzer (1), W. Gall (1)
(1) Center for Medical Statistics, Informatics and Intelligent Systems, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 319-325
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME10-01-0060

A Model-driven Privacy Compliance Decision Support for Medical Data Sharing in Europe
Original Article
H. Boussi Rahmouni (1), T. Solomonides (1), M. Casassa Mont (2), S. Shiu (2), M. Rahmouni (2)
(1) Bristol Institute of Technology, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK; (2) HP Labs, Bristol, UK
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 326-336 
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME10-01-0075

High-content Analysis in Monastrol Suppressor Screens: A Neural Network-based Classification Approach
Original Article
Z. Zhang (1, 2), Y. Ge (2), D. Zhang (1, 2), X. Zhou (3)
(1) National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Beijing, China; (2) Institute of Acoustics, Key Lab of Modern Acoustics, MOE, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China; (3) Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 3: 265-272
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME09-01-0030

Visual Clustering Analysis of CIS Logs to Inform Creation of a User-configurable Web CIS Interface
Original Article
Y. Senathirajah (1), S. Bakken (2, 1)
(1) Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA; (2) School of Nursing, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 337-348
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME09-01-0087

Classification of Postural Profiles among Mouth-breathing Children by Learning Vector Quantization
Original Article
F. Mancini (1, 2), F. S. Sousa (2), A. D. Hummel (2), A. E. J. Falcão (2), L. C. Yi (3), C. F. Ortolani (4), D. Sigulem (2), I. T. Pisa (2)
(1) Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil; (2) Department of Health Informatics, Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP), São Paulo, Brazil; (3) Department of Physical Therapy, Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP), São Paulo, Brazil; (4) Health Sciences Institute, Paulista University, São Paulo, Brazil
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 349-357
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME09-01-0039

Relationship between Malocclusion and Heart Rate Variability Indices in Young Adults 
A Pilot Study
Original Article
D. Ekuni (1), N. Takeuchi (1), M. Furuta (1), T. Tomofuji (1), M. Morita (1)
(1) Department of Preventive Dentistry, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama, Japan
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 358-363
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME10-01-0045

Enabling GeneHunter as a Grid Service 
A Case Study for Implementing Analytical Services in Biomedical Grids
Original Article
Online Supplementary Material
S. Krikov (1), R. C. Price (2), S. A. Matney (1), K. Allen-Brady (1), J. C. Facelli (1, 2)
(1) Department of Biomedical Informatics, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA; (2) Center for High Performance Computing, The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 364-371
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME10-01-0005

Optimal Two-stage Designs for Single-arm Phase II Oncology Trials with Two Binary Endpoints
Original Article
C. U. Kunz (1), M. Kieser (1)
(1) Institute of Medical Biometry and Informatics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 372-377
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME10-01-0037

Health IT in Asia-Pacific Region
Editorial
M. Kimura (1)
(1) Hamamatsu University, School of Medicine, Hamamatsu, Japan
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 378-379
[free download]

Lessons Learned from Data Mining of WHO Mortality Database
Special Topic: Health IT in Asia-Pacific Region
W. Paoin (1)
(1) Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 380-385
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME10-02-0019

Survey on Medical Records and EHR in Asia-Pacific Region 
Languages, Purposes, IDs and Regulations
Special Topic: Health IT in Asia-Pacific Region
M. Kimura (1), P. Croll (2), B. Li (3), C. P. Wong (4), S. Gogia (5), A. Faud (6), Y.-S. Kwak (7), S. Chu (8), A. Marcelo (9), Y.-H. Chow (10), W. Paoin (11), Y.-C. Li (12)
(1) Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Medical Informatics Department, Hamamatsu, Japan; (2) Health Informatics Society of Australia, Australia; (3) China Medical Informatics Association, China; (4) Hong Kong Society of Medical Informatics, Hong Kong; (5) Society for Administration of Telemedicine and Healthcare, New Delhi, India; (6) Universitas Gadjah, Faculty of Medicine, Yogyakarta, Indonesia; (7) Samsung Seoul Hospital, Medical Informatics Department, Seoul, South Korea; (8) Health Informatics New Zealand, Auckland, New Zealand; (9) Philippine Medical Informatics Society, Manila, Philippines; (10) Association for Medical and Bio-Informatics Singapore, Singapore; (11) Thammasat University, Faculty of Medicine, Pathumthani, Thailand; (12) Taipei Medical University, Taipeh, Taiwan
Methods of Information in Medicine 2011 50 4: 386-391
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME11-02-0002

You may also be interested in the eJournal ACI – Applied Medical Informatics and in the IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics.

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