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eTOC for ACI eJournal: 2014 Volume 5 (1): Five New Articles

The New Year sees the start of a new volume of the eJournal ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics – an official eJournal of IMIA and AMDIS – see www.aci-journal.org

Volume 5(1) has FIVE new articles. In addition, note that all papers from the first 13 issues of ACI (up to and including Vol 3, Issue 3, and so totaling almost 120 articles) are now free and openly available for download. They are available via the Journal Archive.

ACI makes active use of social media tools and can be found at: facebook.com/ACIJournal, twitter.com/ACI_Journal and facebook.com/Schattauer_Publisher_Scientific_Journals  In addition, you can now export citations for ACI articles via the links at the end of each article.

Volume 5(1) – five new articles:

An Exploratory, Population-Based, Mixed-Methods Program Evaluation of User Satisfaction of Services Provided by a Regional Extension Center (REC)
Research Article
 – Supplementary Material
D. Tang (1), M. Rutala (2), C. Ihde (2), A. Bills (2), L. Mollon (1), T. Warholak (1) (1) The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, Tucson, Arizona, United States; (2) Arizona Health-e Connection, Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Appl Clin Inform 2014 5 1: 1-24 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-06-RA-0037

Analysis Of Electronic Medication Orders With Large Overdoses 
Opportunities For Mitigating Dosing Errors
Research Article

E. S. Kirkendall (1, 2, 3, 4), M. Kouril (1), T. Minich (2, 5), S. A. Spooner (1, 2, 3)
(1) Division of Biomedical Informatics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio; (2) Department of Information Services, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio; (3) Division of Hospital Medicine, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio; (4) James M. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital MedicalCenter, Cincinnati, Ohio; (5) Division of Pharmacy, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
Appl Clin Inform 2014 5 1: 25-45 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-08-RA-0057

Burden on university hospitals of handling Portable Data for Imaging (PDI) media
Research Article
H. Hagiwara (1), A. Nemoto (2), T. Inoue (3)
(1) Department of Radiology, Yokohama City University Hospital, Yokohama, Japan; (2) Department of Medical Informatics, Yokohama City University Hospital, Yokohama, Japan; (3) Department of Radiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Yokohama City University, Yokohama, Japan
Appl Clin Inform 2014 5 1: 46-57 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-07-RA-0052

Towards Prevention of Acute Syndromes – 
Electronic Identification of At-Risk Patients During Hospital Admission
Research Article
A. Ahmed (1, 2, 3), C. Thongprayoon (1, 3), B. W. Pickering (1, 4), A. Akhoundi (1), G. Wilson (1, 4), D. Pieczkiewicz (2), V. Herasevich (1, 4)
(1) Multidisciplinary Epidemiology and Translational Research in Intensive Care (M.E.T.R.I.C.), Mayo Clinic, Rochester; (2) Institute for Health Informatics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis; (3) Department of Medicine, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic; (4) Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Appl Clin Inform 2014 5 1: 58-72 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-07-RA-0045

Generating Sensor Data Summaries to Communicate Change in Elder’s Health Status
Research Article
G. L. Alexander (1, 2), A. Wilbik (3, 4), J. M. Keller (1, 5), K. Musterman (1, 2)
(1) University of Missouri, USA; (2) Sinclair School of Nursing; (3) Systems Research Institute, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland; (4) Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands; (5) Electrical and Computer Engineering
Appl Clin Inform 2014 5 1: 73-84 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-07-RA-0050

For further information on this peer-reviewed eJournal, go to www.aci-journal.org

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.

If you have any questions or feedback do not hesitate to contact Schattauer by sending an e-mail to claudia.boehm[at]schattauer.de

January 30, 2014 Posted by | ACI eJournal, clinical informatics, IMIA, journals | , , , , , | Leave a comment

iHealth 2014 Conference – Orlando, FL, USA; 30 January – 01 February, 2014

iHealth-right-deadline-ADThe first iHealth conference (iHealth 2014), convened by AMIA and co-hosted by AcademyHealth, will be held at the Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, Florida on 30 January to 01 February, 2014. Full information is at http://www.ihealthconference.org and advance registration rates are available until 09 January.

The event, addressing clinical and operational informatics, is designed to address the needs of  a wide range of clinicians, healthcare executives, including decision makers, strategic planners, physician/nurse executives,  CMIO/CNIOs. The event is described as:

“iHealth is about what works. And what doesn’t. iHealth is about solutions created and refined in the real world that make health care better. iHealth is about the answers … capture iNFORMATION about the iNDIVIDUAL and apply iNFORMATICS to create iNTELLIGENCE that drives iNNOVATION to radically iMPROVE health care.”

The programme includes a CMIO/CNIO Pre-Conference Workshop; a Plenary Panel with Four Past National Coordinators on HIT; a Closing Keynote Panel featuring nurse leaders; and sessions ranging across topics including Barriers and Solutions to HIT Governance, Patient Safety and Interoperable HIT, Academia, Industry, and Other Stakeholders Working Together to Achieve Widespread Quality and Safety Improvement through HIT, and Mobile Self-Monitoring and Health Behavior Change. The event will feature an “Ideas that Work” competition.

December 20, 2013 Posted by | AMIA, clinical informatics, conference | , , , | Leave a comment

International Symposium on Clinical and Translational Research Informatics – Melbourne, Australia; 27-28 March 2014

Our colleague Prof. Fernando Martin-Sanchez, Chair of Health Informatics and Director, Health and Biomedical Informatics Centre (HABIC), The University of Melbourne is pleased to announce that on 27-28 March 2014 a joint symposium between BioGrid Australia and the University of Melbourne’s Health and Biomedical Informatics Centre will be held at the Davis Auditorium, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research. For full information, including registration (which is free and a first registered, first confirmed basis) is available at http://www.biogrid.org.au  (information also on the attached PDF)

The University of Melbourne has been active in Health Informatics over the past ten years. These activities have recently crystallised in the creation of HaBIC, the Health and Biomedical Informatics Centre. HaBIC is a collaborative effort between the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, the Melbourne School of Engineering and the Institute for a Broadband-Enabled Society. The Centre will be officially launched on 28th March 2014. In celebration of the launch we will be bringing together international and local experts in the field of Health and Biomedical Informatics who will be contributing to the symposium.

The Health and Biomedical Informatics Centre (HABIC), The University of Melbourne is an Academic Institutional member of IMIA.

Please contact: http://www.biogrid.org,au   – enquiries[at] biogrid.org.au     +61 3 9342 3167

biogrid

HABIC for IMIA

December 19, 2013 Posted by | Australia, bioinformatics, clinical informatics, conference, research | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Clinical Informatics and Telemedicine (Ukraine) 2013: Vol. 9; Issue 10

Our colleagues from the Ukrainian Association for Computer Medicine, an IMIA Member Society, write:

A new issue of the journal Clinical Informatics and Telemedicine – 2013; Vol. 9; Issue 10 – is now available online at www.uacm.kharkov.ua/eng

Clinical Informatics and Telemedicine is the official journal of the Ukrainian Association for Computer Medicine, and publishes highly-ranked original research articles and reviews in the broad fields of medical and biological informatics and cybernetics, IT in clinical neurophysiology and cardiology, IT in medical education and other areas, in Ukrainian, Russian and English languages. Clinical Informatics and Telemedicine (JKiT) is a partner of the European Journal of Biomedical Informatics (EJBI) (http://www.ejbi.eu ), which according to the contract is exchanged for the publication of articles and other materials of interest to experts of Ukraine, CIS countries and the European Union. JKiT is indexed in the international scientometric database Index Copernicus.

The archive of all articles published in Clinical Informatics and Telemedicine are now available on-line, from 2004 to the present (http://uacm.kharkov.ua/eng/). The JKiT V9, Issue 10, 2013 will be online soon, please follow this link.

The Journal can be ordered from the address: e-mail: kit-journal[at]ukr.net
or
The Ukrainian Association for Computer Medicine (UACM)
P.O. BOX 7313
Kharkov, 61002
Ukraine

November 15, 2013 Posted by | clinical informatics, Europe, journals | , , , | Leave a comment

ACI eJournal – 50% Discount Special Offer to Organisations

22dbcc61b9Effective from 08 October, organisations may order a subscription to ACI (Applied Clinical Informatics) with a 50% discount – if the order is received no later than November 30, 2013. Access to this highly innovative e-journal will be for just 347 € (Euro) for the first year (instead of 695 €).

Order your 2014 subscription today and your organisation will immediately benefit from this special promotion of the official eJournal of IMIA and AMDIS. In addition, you’ll receive access to the scientific content of the journal from its very start in 2009 at no extra cost.

Applied Clinical Informatics publishes approximately 50 articles per year – articles which bridge gaps between visionary design and successful and pragmatic deployment in HIT.

To order the valuable content click here:  https://aci.schattauer.de/en/subscription/subscribe.html Further detail on the offer is at https://aci.schattauer.de/fileadmin/assets/zeitschriften/ACI/ACI_Special_Offer_2013_10.pdf  This special offer does not apply for existing institutional subscriptions.

Any questions should be directed to the publishers, or directly to claudia.boehm[at]schattauer.de and not to IMIA.

With Clinical Informatics now a Board Certified Specialty in the USA, clinicians need cutting edge research, experience, and state of the art information on clinical information technology Is it time to order Applied Clinical Informatics – the leading clinical informatics journal? In 2013, the journal was selected for coverage in Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch), Journal Citation Reports and MEDLINE.

You can also join the ACI Facebook community, one of the leading and fast-growing communities for HIT-specialists: www.facebook.com/ACIJournal and follow ACI on Twitter at https://twitter.com/ACI_Journal

October 9, 2013 Posted by | ACI eJournal, clinical informatics, IMIA, journals | , , , , , | Leave a comment

eTOC for ACI eJournal: 2013 Volume 4 (3): Now up to Eleven Articles

There have been FOUR new articles added to volume 4(3) of the eJournal ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics – an official eJournal of IMIA and AMDIS, making a total of eleven articles – see http://aci.schattauer.de

Please note that the article “STARE-HI – Statement on Reporting of Evaluation Studies in Health Informatics 
Explanation and Elaboration” is free to download.

ACI makes active use of social media tools and can be found at: facebook.com/ACIJournal, twitter.com/ACI_Journal and facebook.com/Schattauer_Publisher_Scientific_Journals

In addition, you can now export citations for ACI articles via the links at the end of each article.

Volume 4(3) – four new articles:

Retrospective Derivation and Validation of a Search Algorithm to Identify Emergent Endotracheal Intubations in the Intensive Care Unit
Research Article
N.J. Smischney (1, 2), V.M. Velagapudi (1), J.A. Onigkeit (1), B.W. Pickering (1, 2), V. Herasevich (1, 2), R. Kashyap (1, 2)
(1) Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota; (2) Multidisciplinary Epidemiology and Translational Research in Intensive Care (METRIC), Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 3: 419-427 
 dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-05-RA-0033

The Challenges of Publishing on Health Informatics in Developing Countries

Invited Editorial
C. Paton (1), M. Househ (2), M. Malik (3)
(1) The George Institute for Global Health, University of Oxford, UK; (2) King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, College of Public Health and Health Informatics, Saudi Arabia; (3) Division of Medical Education, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, UK
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 3: 428-433 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-04-IE-0030

What big size you have! Using effect sizes to determine the impact of public health nursing interventions
Research Article
K. E. Johnson (1), B. J. McMorris (2), L. A. Raynor (3), K. A. Monsen (2, 4)
(1) The University of Texas at Austin, School of Nursing; (2) University of Minnesota, School of Nursing; (3) University of Minnesota, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent health, Department of Pediatrics, Medical School; (4) University of Minnesota, Institute for Health Informatics
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 3: 434-444 
 dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-07-RA-0044

Erratum to: Matching Clinicians to Operative Cases 
A Novel Application of a Patient Acuity Score
Erratum
The Original Article can be found here.
A. Was (1), J. Wanderer (2)
(1) Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford, Pediatrics, Palo Alto, California, United States; (2) Vanderbilt University, Anesthesiology, Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 3: 454-454 
 dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-01-CR-0004e
[free download]

For further information on this peer-reviewed eJournal, go to www.aci-journal.org

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.

If you have any questions or feedback do not hesitate to contact Schattauer by sending an e-mail to claudia.boehm[at]schattauer.de

September 26, 2013 Posted by | ACI eJournal, clinical informatics, IMIA, journals | , , , , | Leave a comment

eTOC for ACI eJournal: 2013 Volume 4 (3): More New Articles

There are THREE new articles to start volume 4(3) of the eJournal ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics – an official eJournal of IMIA and AMDIS, making a total of seven articles – see http://aci.schattauer.de

Please note that the article “STARE-HI – Statement on Reporting of Evaluation Studies in Health Informatics 
Explanation and Elaboration” is free to download.

ACI makes active use of social media tools and can be found at: facebook.com/ACIJournal, twitter.com/ACI_Journal and facebook.com/Schattauer_Publisher_Scientific_Journals

In addition, you can now export citations for ACI articles via the links at the end of each article.

Volume 4(3) – three new articles:

Comparing predictions made by a prediction model, clinical score, and physicians: Pediatric asthma exacerbations in the emergency department
Research Article
K. J. Farion (1, 2, 3), S. Wilk (3, 4), W. Michalowski (3), D. O’Sullivan (3, 5), J. Sayyad-Shirabad (6)
(1) Division of Emergency Medicine, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Rd., Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L1 Canada; (2) Departments of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, 401 Smyth Rd., Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L1 Canada; (3) MET Research Group, Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, 55 Laurier Ave. E., Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6N5 Canada; (4) Institute of Computing Science, Poznan University of Technology, Piotrowo 2, 60–965 Poznan, Poland; (5) Center for Health Informatics, School of Informatics, City University London, Northampton Square, London, EC1V 0HB, United Kingdom; (6) School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Ottawa, 800 King Edward Ave., Ottawa, Ontario, K1N 6N5, Canada
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 3: 376-391 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-04-RA-0029

Development and Validation of a Portable Platform for Deploying Decision-Support Algorithms in Prehospital Settings

Research Article
A. T. Reisner (1, 2), M. Y. Khitrov (1), L. Chen (1), A. Blood (2), K. Wilkins (3), W. Doyle (3), S. Wilcox (2, 3), T. Denison (3), J. Reifman (1)
(1) Biotechnology High Performance Computing Software Applications Institute (BHSAI), Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC), U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC), Fort Detrick, MD, USA; (2) Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine, Boston, MA, USA; (3) Boston MedFlight, Bedford, MA, USA
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 3: 392-402 
 dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-04-RA-0023

Medical Student Appraisal: 
Electronic Resources for Inpatient Pre-Rounding
Review
P. J. Sampognaro (1), S. L. Mitchell (1), S. R. Weeks (1), S. Khalifian (1), T. M. Markman (1), L. W. Uebel (2), J. R. Dattilo (1)
(1) Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States; (2) Boston College, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 3: 403-418 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-05-R-0032

For further information on this peer-reviewed eJournal, go to www.aci-journal.org

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.

If you have any questions or feedback do not hesitate to contact Schattauer by sending an e-mail to claudia.boehm[at]schattauer.de

August 29, 2013 Posted by | IMIA, journals | , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Articles for ACI eJournal: 2013 Volume 4 (3): eTOC

There are FOUR new articles to start volume 4(3) of the eJournal ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics – an official eJournal of IMIA and AMDIS. Volume 4(2) is now complete, with twelve articles – see http://aci.schattauer.de

Please note that the article “STARE-HI – Statement on Reporting of Evaluation Studies in Health Informatics 
Explanation and Elaboration” is free to download.

ACI makes active use of social media tools and can be found at: facebook.com/ACIJournal, twitter.com/ACI_Journal and facebook.com/Schattauer_Publisher_Scientific_Journals

Volume 4(3) – four new articles:

1. The Impact of Domain Knowledge on Structured Data Collection and Templated Note Design
Case Report
T. Windle (1), J. C. McClay (1), J. R. Windle (1)
(1) University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 3: 317-330 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-02-CR-0008

2. Matching Clinicians to Operative Cases 
A Novel Application of a Patient Acuity Score 

Case Report
A. Was (1), J. Wanderer (2)
(1) Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford, Pediatrics, Palo Alto, California, United States; (2) Vanderbilt University, Anesthesiology, Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 3: 331-339 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-01-CR-0004

3. STARE-HI – Statement on Reporting of Evaluation Studies in Health Informatics 
Explanation and Elaboration
Research Article
J. Brender (1), J. Talmon (2), N. de Keizer (3), P. Nykänen (4), M. Rigby (5), E. Ammenwerth (6)
(1) Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, and V-CHI, Aalborg, Denmark; (2) School of Public Health and Primary Care – CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands; (3) Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; (4) School of Information Sciences, University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland; (5) School of Public Policy and Professional Practice, Keele University, Keele, United Kingdom; (6) Institute of Medical Informatics, UMIT – University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Hall in Tyrol, Austria
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 3: 331-358 
 dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-04-RA-0024
[Free download]

4. Developing Software to “Track and Catch” Missed Follow-up of Abnormal Test Results in a Complex Sociotechnical Environment
Research Article
M. Smith (1), D. Murphy (1), A. Laxmisan (1), D. Sittig (2), B. Reis (1), A. Esquivel (3), H. Singh (1)
(1) Houston VA HSR&D Center of Excellence and The Center of Inquiry to Improve Outpatient Safety Through Effective Electronic Communication, Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas; (2) University of Texas School of Biomedical Informatics and the UT-Memorial Hermann Center for Healthcare Quality & Safety, Houston, Texas; (3) Department of Clinical Effectiveness and Performance Measurement, St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System, Houston, Texas
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 3: 359-375 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-04-RA-0019

For further information on this peer-reviewed eJournal, go to www.aci-journal.org

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.

If you have any questions or feedback do not hesitate to contact Schattauer by sending an e-mail to claudia.boehm[at]schattauer.de

August 1, 2013 Posted by | clinical informatics, IMIA, journals | , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Articles for ACI eJournal: 2013 Volume 4 (2): eTOC

UPDATED: 30 May from 08 May version

There are SEVEN new articles to start volume 4(2) of the eJournal ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics – an official eJournal of IMIA and AMDIS. Volume 4(1) is now complete, with twelve articles – see http://aci.schattauer.de

Applied Clinical Informatics has been selected to be indexed and included in MEDLINE/PubMed. The publishers and editorial team will work with the NLM to have past and future papers indexed as soon as possible.

ACI makes active use of social media tools and can be found at: facebook.com/ACIJournal, twitter.com/ACI_Journal and facebook.com/Schattauer_Publisher_Scientific_Journals

Volume 4(2) – seven new articles:

1. Development of an Automated, Real Time Surveillance Tool for Predicting Readmissions at a Community Hospital
Research Article
R. Gildersleeve (1), P. Cooper (1)
(1) Augusta Health, Information Technology, Fishersville, Virginia, United States
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 2: 153-169   http://dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2012-12-RA-0058

2. Do Language Fluency and Other Socioeconomic Factors Influence the Use of PubMed and MedlinePlus?
Research Article
L. Sheets (1, 2), A. Gavino (1), F. Callaghan (1), P. Fontelo (1)
(1) National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland, USA; (2) University of Missouri Informatics Institute, Columbia, Missouri, USA
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 2: 170-184   http://dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-01-RA-0006

3. An Information Systems Model of the Determinants of Electronic Health Record Use
Research Article
P. Messeri (1), S. Khan (2), M. Millery (3), A. Campbell (4), J. Merrill (5), S. Shih (6), R. Kukafka (5)
(1) Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia Univiersity, Sociomedical Sciences, New York, New York, United States; (2) Columbia University, BIomedical Informatics, News York, United States; (3) Columbia University, Socomedical Sciences, New York, New York, United States; (4) Pennsylvania State University, Population Research Institute, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States; (5) Columbia University, Biomedical Informatics, New York, New York, United States; (6) NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygene, New York, New York, United States
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 2: 185-200 http://dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-01-RA-0005

4. Medical Student Appraisal: Applications For Bedside Patient Education
Review  Special Topic: Medical Student Technology Appraisal Series
T. M. Markman (1), P. J. Sampognaro (1), S. L. Mitchell (1), S. R. Weeks (1), S. Khalifian (1), J. R. Dattilo (1)
(1) Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 2: 201-211  http://dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-01-R-0007

5. Diagnostic Performance of Electronic Syndromic Surveillance Systems in Acute Care: A Systematic Review
Research Article Supplementary Material
M. Kashiouris (1, 2), J. C. O’Horo (1, 2), B. W. Pickering (1, 3), V. Herasevich (1, 3)
(1) M.E.T.R.I.C., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA; (2) Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA; (3) Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 2: 212-224  http://dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2012-12-RA-0053

6. Physician Specialty and Variations in Adoption of Electronic Health Records
Research Article
Z. M. Grinspan (1, 2, 3), S. Banerjee (4), R. Kaushal (1, 2, 3, 4, 5), L. M. Kern (2, 3, 4, 5)
(1) Department of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA; (2) Center for Healthcare Informatics and Policy, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA; (3) New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA; (4) Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA; (5) Health Information Technology Evaluation Collaborative, New York, NY, USA
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 2: 225-240 http://dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-02-RA-0015

7. Debunking Health IT Usability Myths
Invited Editorial
N. Staggers (1, 2), Y. Xiao (3), L. Chapman (4)
(1) School of Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.; (2) College of Nursing, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; (3) Baylor Health Care System, Patient Safety Research, Dallas, Texas, United States; (4) Macadamian, User Experience Research, Ottawa, Canada
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 2: 241-250 http://dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2013-03-IE-0016

For further information on this peer-reviewed eJournal, go to www.aci-journal.org

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.

If you have any questions or feedback do not hesitate to contact Schattauer by sending an e-mail to claudia.boehm[at]schattauer.de

May 30, 2013 Posted by | clinical informatics, IMIA, journals | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Additional New Articles for ACI eJournal: 2013 Volume 4 (1): eTOC

There are FOUR additional articles in volume 4(1) of the eJournal ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics – an official eJournal of IMIA and AMDIS –  bringing the total to twelve articles in the current volume – see http://aci.schattauer.de

Applied Clinical Informatics has been selected to be indexed and included in MEDLINE/PubMed. The publishers and editorial team will work with the NLM to have past and future papers indexed as soon as possible.

ACI makes active use of social media tools and can be found at: facebook.com/ACIJournal, twitter.com/ACI_Journal and facebook.com/Schattauer_Publisher_Scientific_Journals

Volume 4(1) – four new articles:

Validation of an Association Rule Mining-Based Method to Infer Associations Between Medications and Problems
Research Article
A. Wright (1, 2, 3), A. McCoy (4), S. Henkin (1, 5), M. Flaherty (1), D. Sittig (4)
(1) Brigham Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA; (2) Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA, USA; (3) Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; (4) University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Boston, MA, USA; (5) Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 1: 100-109 
 dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2012-12-RA-0051

Design of a Medication Reconciliation Application – 
Facilitating Clinician-Focused Decision Making with Data from Multiple Sources
Research Article
J. Cadwallader (1, 2), K. Spry (2), J. Morea (1, 2), A. L. Russ (2, 3, 4, 5), J. Duke (1, 2), M. Weiner (1, 2, 3, 5)
(1) Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, INM; (2) Regenstrief Institute, Inc. Indianapolis, IN; (3) Center of Excellence on Implementing Evidence-Based Practice, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service HFP 04–148, Indianapolis, IN; (4) Department of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University College of Pharmacy, West Lafayette, IN; (5) Indiana University Center for Health Services Outcomes Research, Indianapolis, IN
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 1: 110-125 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2012-12-RA-0057

Monitoring Adherence to Evidence-Based Practices – 
A Method to Utilize HL7 Messages from Hospital Information Systems
Research Article
R. Konrad (1), B. Tulu (1), M. Lawley (2)
(1) Worcester Polytechnic Institute, School of Business, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States; (2) Purdue University, Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 1: 126-143 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2012-06-RA-0026

Provider Use of and Attitudes Towards an Active Clinical Alert – 
A Case Study in Decision Support
Research Article; Online Supplementary Material

J. Feblowitz (1, 2, 3), S. Henkin (1, 2), J. Pang (1, 2), H. Ramelson (1, 2, 3), L. Schneider (1, 3), F. L. Maloney (2), A. R. Wilcox (4), D. W. Bates (1, 2, 3, 5), A. Wright (1, 2, 3)
(1) Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA; (2) Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA, USA; (3) Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; (4) University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY; (5) Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
Appl Clin Inform 2013 4 1: 144-152 
dx.doi.org/10.4338/ACI-2012-12-RA-0055

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