From the International Medical Informatics Association

ACI eJournal: 2012 Volume 3 (4): eTOC of New Articles

Volume 3(4) of the eJournal ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics – an official eJournal of IMIA and AMDIS – has now started, with FIVE new items – see

Volume 3(3) is now complete, with 10 articles. 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.

ACI makes active use of social media tools and can be found at:, and

Volume 3(4) – five new articles:

A Comparison of Usability Factors of Four Mobile Devices for Accessing Healthcare Information by Adolescents
Research Article
B. Sheehan (1), Y. Lee (1), M. Rodriguez (1), V. Tiase (2), R. Schnall (1)
(1) Columbia University, School of Nursing, Columbia University Medical Center, New York; (2) Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
ACI 2012 3 4: 356-366

Transitioning from a Legacy EHR to a Commercial, Vendor-supplied, EHR: 
One Academic Health System’s Experience
 – Special Edition Changing IT Systems
A. Gettinger (1), A. Csatari (1)
(1) Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
ACI 2012 3 4: 367-376

Duplicate Orders: An Unintended Consequence of Computerized provider/physician order entry (CPOE): Implementation 
Analysis and Mitigation Strategies
Research Article
S. Magid (1), C. Forrer (1), S. Shaha (2)
(1) Hospital for Special Surgery, Quality Research Center, New York; (2) University of Utah, Center for Policy and Public Administration, Salt Lake City
ACI 2012 3 4: 377-391

The False Security of Blind Dates: Chrononymization’s Lack of Impact on Data Privacy of Laboratory Data
Case Report
J. J. Cimino (1)
(1) NIH Clinical Center, US National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
ACI 2012 3 4: 392-403

Impact of a Prototype Visualization Tool for New Information in EHR Clinical Documents
Research Article
 – Supplementary Material
O. Farri (1, 2), A. Rahman (1), K. A. Monsen (1, 3), R. Zhang (1), S. V. Pakhomov (1, 4), D. S. Pieczkiewicz (1), S. M. Speedie (1), G. B. Melton (1, 5)
(1) Institute for Health Informatics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis; (2) Philips Research North America – Briarcliff, New York; (3) School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis; (4) College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis; (5) Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
ACI 2012 3 4: 404-418

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Further materials of interest from the same publishers are to be found in the journal Methods of Information on Medicine and in the IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics.

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