From the International Medical Informatics Association

eTOC: ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics 2011;2 (3) Updated

New articles are now available for Volume 2(3) of the eJournal ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics – an official eJournal of IMIA and AMDIS. The TEN articles are now available at

In addition, the ACI News items are updated every Wednesday. All articles from Volume 0 (2009) and Volume 1(1) (2010) and some from other issues are available as free downloads.

What Affects Clinicians’ Usage of Health Information Exchange?
Research Article
R. Rudin (1), L. Volk (2), S. Simon (2), D. Bates (3)
(1) MIT CSAIL, Cambridge, USA; (2) Partners Healthcare, Boston, USA; (3) Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
ACI 2011 2 3: 250-262

Adoption of Health Information Exchange by Emergency Physicians at Three Urban Academic Medical Centers
Case Report
N. Genes (1), J. Shapiro (1, 2), S. Vaidya (3), G. Kuperman (2, 4)
(1) Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York; (2) New York Clinical Information Exchange; (3) Columbia University, New York; (4) Columbia University/New York Presbyterian Hospital
ACI 2011 2 3: 263-269

The Impact of Geography on Hospital Electronic Health Records Implementation in Alabama
Implications for Meaningful Use
Research Article
S. H. Houser (1), D. Au (1), R. Weech-Maldonado (1)
(1) University of Alabama at Birmingham
ACI 2011 2 3: 270-283

Comparison of Computer-based Clinical Decision Support Systems and Content for Diabetes Mellitus
Research Article
Supplementary Material
M. Kantor (1, 2), A. Wright (1, 2), M. Burton (3, 4), G. Fraser (5, 6), M. Krall (7), S. Maviglia (1, 2, 8), N. Mohammed-Rajput (4, 9), L. Simonaitis (3), F. Sonnenberg (10), B. Middleton (1, 2, 8)
(1) Partners Healthcare System, Boston, MA; (2) Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; (3) Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN; (4) Regenstrief Institute, Inc., Indianapolis, IN; (5) Mid-Valley Independent Physicians Association, Salem, OR; (6) Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR; (7) Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR; (8) Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA; (9) Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN; (10) UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
ACI 2011 2 3: 284-303

Analysis of Free Text with Omaha System Targets in Community-Based Care to Inform Practice and Terminology Development
Research article
O. Farri (1), K. A. Monsen (1), B. L. Westra (1), G. B. Melton (1)
(1) University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
ACI 2011 2 3: 304-316

An Empiric Analysis of Omaha System Targets
Research Article
K. Monsen (1), G. Melton-Meaux (2, 3), J. Timm (4), B. Westra (1, 3), M. Kerr (1), N. Raman (3), O. Farri (3), C. Hart (1), K. Martin (5)
(1) University of Minnesota School of Nursing; (2) University of Minnesota Medical School; (3) University Of Minnesota Institute for Health Informatics; (4) Washington County Minnesota Department of Public Health and Environment; (5) Martin Associates
ACI 2011 2 3: 317-330

TRIAD: The Translational Research Informatics and Data Management Grid
Research Article
P. Payne (1), D. Ervin (1), R. Dhaval (1), T. Borlawsky (1), A. Lai (1)
(1) The Ohio State University, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Center for IT Innovations in Healthcare, and Center for Clinical and Translational Science, Columbus, OH
ACI 2011 2 3: 331-344

HIT or Miss – studying failures to enable success
Invited Editorial
J. Leviss (1)
(1) Microsoft Health Solutions Group, Thundermist Health Center, Rhode Island
ACI 2011 2 3: 345-349

Opportunities to Increase the Effectiveness of EHR-Based Diabetes Clinical Decision Support
Invited Editorial
P. O’Connor (1)
(1) HealthPartners – Research Foundation, Minneapolis Minnesota, United States
ACI 2011 2 3: 350-354

Diffusion of Electronic Health Records and electronic communication in Norway
Research Article
Supplementary Material
V. Heimly (1), A. Grimsmo (2), A. Faxvaag (2)
(1) Department of Computer and Information Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology and Norwegian Centre for Informatics in Health and Social Care, Trondheim, Norway; (2) The Norwegian EHR Research Centre, NSEP, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
ACI 2011 2 3: 355-364

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