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Methods of Information in Medicine: eTOC 2014; 53(3)

methods533METHODS of Information in Medicine is an IMIA Official Journal.

Volume 53, Issue 3 is now available at: http://www.methods-online.com This latest issue of METHODS has TEN articles, including FOUR free downloads.

The archive of METHODS, dating back until 1962, is also available online; most of this material is available for free download.

Using Data from Ambient Assisted Living and Smart Homes in Electronic Health Records
Focus Theme Editorial – Using Data from Ambient Assisted Living and Smart Homes in Electronic Health Records

P. Knaup (1), L. Schöpe (2)
(1) University of Heidelberg, Institute of Medical Biometry and Informatics, Heidelberg, Germany; (2) Smart Living – Anwendungen für Service-Wohnen GmbH, Dortmund, Germany
Methods Inf Med 2014 53 3: 149-151  [Free PDF]
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME14-10-0003

Assessing Older Adults’ Perceptions of Sensor Data and Designing Visual Displays for Ambient Environments
An Exploratory Study
Focus Theme – Using Data from Ambient Assisted Living and Smart Homes in Electronic Health Records

B. Reeder (1), J. Chung (2), T. Le (3), H. Thompson (2), G. Demiris (2, 3)
(1) College of Nursing, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO, USA; (2) Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA; (3) Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Methods Inf Med 2014 53 3: 152-159  [Free PDF]
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME13-02-0009

Home-centered Health-enabling Technologies and Regional Health Information Systems
An Integration Approach Based on International Standards
Focus Theme – Using Data from Ambient Assisted Living and Smart Homes in Electronic Health Records

M. Gietzelt (1), T. von Bargen (1), M. Kohlmann (1), M. Marschollek (2), J. Schwartze (1), B. Song (1), M. Wagner (3), K.-H. Wolf (1), R. Haux (1)
(1) Peter L. Reichertz Institute for Medical Informatics, University of Braunschweig – Institute of Technology and Hannover Medical School, Braunschweig, Germany; (2) Peter L. Reichertz Institute for Medical Informatics, University of Braunschweig – Institute of Technology and Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany; (3) Braunschweig Centre of Informatics and Technology (BITZ) GmbH, Braunschweig, Germany
Methods Inf Med 2014 53 3: 160-166  [Free PDF]
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME13-02-0008

Communication Architecture for AAL
Supporting Patient Care by Health Care Providers in AAL-enhanced Living Quarters
Focus Theme – Using Data from Ambient Assisted Living and Smart Homes in Electronic Health Records

T. Nitzsche (1), S. Thiele (1), A. Häber (1), A. Winter (2)
(1) University of Applied Sciences, Zwickau, Germany; (2) University Leipzig, Institute of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology (IMISE), Leipzig, Germany
Methods Inf Med 2014 53 3: 167-172  [Free PDF]
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME13-02-0010

A Complementary Graphical Method for Reducing and Analyzing Large Data Sets
Case Studies Demonstrating Thresholds Setting and Selection
Original Article
Online Supplementary Material
X. Jing (1), J. J. Cimino (1)
(1) Laboratory for Informatics Development, National Library of Medicine and NIH Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Methods Inf Med 2014 53 3: 173-185
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME13-01-0075

The Utility of Imputed Matched Sets
Analyzing Probabilistically Linked Databases in a Low Information Setting
Original Article
A. M. Thomas (1), L. J. Cook (1), J. M. Dean (1), L. M. Olson (1)
(1) The Intermountain Injury Control Research Center, University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Methods Inf Med 2014 53 3: 186-194
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME13-01-0094

Comparison of Validity of Mapping between Drug Indications and ICD-10
Direct and Indirect Terminology Based Approaches
Original Article
Y. Choi (1), C. Jung (1), Y. Chae (2), M. Kang (1), J. Kim (3), K. Joung (3), J. Lim (3), S. Cho (3), S. Sung (3), E. Lee (4), S. Kim (1)
(1) The Catholic University of Korea, College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea; (2) Yonsei University, Graduate School of Public Health, Seoul, Republic of Korea; (3) KIMS Ltd., Seoul, Republic of Korea; (4) Sungkyunkwan University, School of Pharmacy, Suwon, Republic of Korea
Methods Inf Med 2014 53 3: 195-201
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME13-01-0053

Possible Combinations of Electronic Data Capture and Randomization Systems
Principles and the Realization with RANDI2 and OpenClinica
Original Article
D. Schrimpf (1), M. Haag (2), L. R. Pilz (3)
(1) Division of Biostatistics, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany; (2) Heilbronn University, Heilbronn, Germany; (3) University of Heidelberg, Medical Faculty Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany
Methods Inf Med 2014 53 3: 202-207
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME13-01-0074

A Pictorial Schema for a Comprehensive User-oriented Identification of Medical Apps
Original Article
S. Bonacina (1), S. Marceglia (1), F. Pinciroli (1)
(1) eHealthLAB – Laboratorio di Informatica BioMedica e Sanità Digitale, DEIB – Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informazione e Bioingegneria, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
Methods Inf Med 2014 53 3: 208-224
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME13-01-0093

Reliable Blood Pressure Self-measurement in the Obstetric Waiting Room
Original Article
S. Wagner (1), C. H. Kamper (2), N. H. Rasmussen (1), P. Ahrendt (1), T. S. Toftegaard (1), O. W. Bertelsen (3)
(1) Department of Engineering, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark; (2) Department of Obstetrics, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby, Aarhus, Denmark; (3) Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
Methods Inf Med 2014 53 3: 225-234
dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME13-01-0032

You may also find interesting information in the Schattauer eJournal ACI – Applied Medical Informatics (also an IMIA Official Journal) and in the IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics.

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