From the International Medical Informatics Association

eTOC: ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics 2011;2 (3) New Articles Added

New articles are now available for Volume 2(3) of the eJournal ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics – an official eJournal of IMIA and AMDIS. The new articles listed below bring the total published in this issue to THIRTEEN articles  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.

Fully Automated Surveillance of Healthcare-Associated Infections with MONI-ICU: , MedInfo Special TopicA Breakthrough in Clinical Infection Surveillance
Research Article, MedInfo Special Topic
A. Blacky (1), H. Mandl (2), K.-P. Adlassnig (2, 3), W. Koller (1)
(1) Clinical Institute of Hospital Hygiene, Medical University of Vienna and Vienna General Hospital, Austria; (2) Medexter Healthcare GmbH, Vienna, Austria; (3) Section for Medical Expert and Knowledge-Based Systems, Center for Medical Statistics, Informatics, and Intelligent Systems, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
ACI 2011 2 3: 365-372

Evidence-based Standardized Care Plans for Use Internationally to Improve Home Care Practice and Population Health
Research Article
K. A. Monsen (1), D. J. Foster (1), T. Gomez (1), J. K. Poulsen (2), J. Mast (3), B. L. Westra (1), E. Fishman (4)
(1) University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA; (2) Help4U Ltd, Christchurch, New Zealand; (3) Buurtzorg Nederland, Utrecht, the Netherlands; (4) Minnesota Department of Health, St. Paul, MN, USA
ACI 2011 2 3: 373-383

Effect of a Laboratory Result Pager on Provider Behavior in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Research Article
L. Samal (1), T. A. Stavroudis (2), R. E. Miller (3), H. P. Lehmann (4), C. U. Lehmann (5)
(1) Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brighman and Women’s Hospital; (2) Division of Newborn and Critical Care, Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles; (3) Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; (4) Division of Health Sciences Informatics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; (5) Division of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
ACI 2011 2 3: 384-394

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