E Coiera

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Communication interventions to improve adherence to infection control precautions: a randomised crossover trial
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:72. 2013
  2. pmc Nation-scale adoption of new medicines by doctors: an application of the Bass diffusion model
    Adam G Dunn
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:248. 2012
  3. pmc Protocol for a randomised controlled trial examining the impact of a web-based personally controlled health management system on the uptake of influenza vaccination rates
    Annie Y S Lau
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:86. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint A call for national e-health clinical safety governance
    Enrico W Coiera
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 196:430-1. 2012
  5. pmc Impact of web searching and social feedback on consumer decision making: a prospective online experiment
    Annie Y S Lau
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 10:e2. 2008
  6. pmc Are decision trees a feasible knowledge representation to guide extraction of critical information from randomized controlled trial reports?
    Grace Y Chung
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, 2052, Australia
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:48. 2008
  7. pmc Context-driven discovery of gene cassettes in mobile integrons using a computational grammar
    Guy Tsafnat
    Centre for Health Informatics, Univ of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Bioinformatics 10:281. 2009
  8. pmc Towards bioinformatics assisted infectious disease control
    Vitali Sintchenko
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    BMC Bioinformatics 10:S10. 2009
  9. pmc In silico prioritisation of candidate genes for prokaryotic gene function discovery: an application of phylogenetic profiles
    Frank P Y Lin
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Bioinformatics 10:86. 2009
  10. pmc Protocol for the Quick Clinical study: a randomised controlled trial to assess the impact of an online evidence retrieval system on decision-making in general practice
    Enrico Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, 2052, Australia
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:33. 2006

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Publications41

  1. pmc Communication interventions to improve adherence to infection control precautions: a randomised crossover trial
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:72. 2013
    ..In this study, interventions to enhance communication during inpatient transfers between wards and radiology were implemented, in the attempt to improve adherence to precautions during transfers...
  2. pmc Nation-scale adoption of new medicines by doctors: an application of the Bass diffusion model
    Adam G Dunn
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:248. 2012
    ..However, quantitative, population-wide analyses of how long it takes for new healthcare practices to become part of mainstream practice are rare...
  3. pmc Protocol for a randomised controlled trial examining the impact of a web-based personally controlled health management system on the uptake of influenza vaccination rates
    Annie Y S Lau
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:86. 2012
    ..g., influenza) but there are few comparative studies about patterns of use and impact of these systems...
  4. ncbi request reprint A call for national e-health clinical safety governance
    Enrico W Coiera
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 196:430-1. 2012
    ..The benefits of technology should not be overshadowed by avoidable patient harm...
  5. pmc Impact of web searching and social feedback on consumer decision making: a prospective online experiment
    Annie Y S Lau
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 10:e2. 2008
    ..However, little is known about whether searching online resources actually improves consumers' understanding of health issues...
  6. pmc Are decision trees a feasible knowledge representation to guide extraction of critical information from randomized controlled trial reports?
    Grace Y Chung
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, 2052, Australia
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:48. 2008
    ..An exploratory analysis of RCT abstracts is undertaken to investigate the feasibility of using decision trees as a semantic structure. Quality-of-paper measures are also examined...
  7. pmc Context-driven discovery of gene cassettes in mobile integrons using a computational grammar
    Guy Tsafnat
    Centre for Health Informatics, Univ of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Bioinformatics 10:281. 2009
    ..The discovery and annotation of antibiotic resistance genes in such cassettes is essential for effective monitoring of antibiotic resistance patterns and formulation of public health antibiotic prescription policies...
  8. pmc Towards bioinformatics assisted infectious disease control
    Vitali Sintchenko
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    BMC Bioinformatics 10:S10. 2009
    ..It leverages on breakthroughs in rapid, high-throughput molecular profiling of microorganisms and text mining...
  9. pmc In silico prioritisation of candidate genes for prokaryotic gene function discovery: an application of phylogenetic profiles
    Frank P Y Lin
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Bioinformatics 10:86. 2009
    ..Here we present two prokaryotic CGP methods, based on phylogenetic profiles, to assist with this task...
  10. pmc Protocol for the Quick Clinical study: a randomised controlled trial to assess the impact of an online evidence retrieval system on decision-making in general practice
    Enrico Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, 2052, Australia
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:33. 2006
    ..Online information retrieval systems have the potential to improve patient care but there are few comparative studies of the impact of online evidence on clinicians' decision-making behaviour in routine clinical work...
  11. pmc Is relevance relevant? User relevance ratings may not predict the impact of Internet search on decision outcomes
    Enrico W Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, UNSW 2055, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:542-5. 2008
    ..This study sought to test whether user provided relevance ratings for documents retrieved by an Internet search engine correlate with the decision outcome after use of a search engine...
  12. pmc Clinical decision velocity is increased when meta-search filters enhance an evidence retrieval system
    Enrico Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:638-46. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Do we need a national electronic summary care record?
    Enrico Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 194:90-2. 2011
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  14. pmc Market-based control mechanisms for patient safety
    E Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:99-103. 2009
    ..The market would inevitably generate novel ways of creating safety credits, and accountability becomes hard to evade when adverse events are explicitly measured and accounted for in an organisation's bottom line...
  15. pmc The dangerous decade
    Enrico Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:2-5. 2012
    ..Mitigating these harms will not be easy, as organizational inertia is likely to generate a hysteresis-like lag, where the paths to increase and decrease harm are not identical...
  16. ncbi request reprint Putting the technical back into socio-technical systems research
    Enrico Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales UNSW, Sydney, NSW 2055, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 76:S98-103. 2007
    ..Indeed the process of design itself can be seen as a socio-technical one, and understanding the decision to design itself may allow us one day to stop designing for people, and create STS that sustainably design themselves...
  17. pmc Architecture for knowledge-based and federated search of online clinical evidence
    Enrico Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 7:e52. 2005
    ....
  18. pmc Four rules for the reinvention of health care
    Enrico Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2055, Australia
    BMJ 328:1197-9. 2004
  19. pmc When conversation is better than computation
    E Coiera
    Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 7:277-86. 2000
    ..Such models provide insights into when communication or computational systems are better suited to solving information problems...
  20. pmc Do people experience cognitive biases while searching for information?
    Annie Y S Lau
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, UNSW Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:599-608. 2007
    ..To test whether individuals experience cognitive biases whilst searching using information retrieval systems. Biases investigated are anchoring, order, exposure and reinforcement...
  21. ncbi request reprint Critical incidents and journey mapping as techniques to evaluate the impact of online evidence retrieval systems on health care delivery and patient outcomes
    Johanna I Westbrook
    Centre for Health Informatics, Cliffbrook Campus, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 76:234-45. 2007
    ..Online evidence retrieval systems are a potential tool in supporting evidence-based practice. Effective and tested techniques for assessing the impact of these systems on care delivery and patient outcomes are limited...
  22. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' assessments of the usefulness of online evidence to answer clinical questions
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:297-300. 2004
    ..The findings indicate that clinicians' assessments of online evidence use are linked to search patterns and online feedback is useful for measuring the effectiveness of systems...
  23. ncbi request reprint Which clinical decisions benefit from automation? A task complexity approach
    Vitali Sintchenko
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 70:309-16. 2003
    ..To describe a model for analysing complex medical decision making tasks and for evaluating their suitability for automation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Quality of prescribing decision support in primary care: still a work in progress
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:227-8. 2009
    ..Clinical software governance and real-world testing involving users are urgently needed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Variation in the use of online clinical evidence: a qualitative analysis
    A Sophie Gosling
    Center for Health Informatics, Level 2, Samuels Building, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 69:1-16. 2003
    ..To investigate factors influencing variations in clinicians' use of an online evidence retrieval system...
  26. pmc Computational reasoning across multiple models
    Guy Tsafnat
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052 Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:768-74. 2009
    ....
  27. pmc Can cognitive biases during consumer health information searches be reduced to improve decision making?
    Annie Y S Lau
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, UNSW Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:54-65. 2009
    ..To test whether the anchoring and order cognitive biases experienced during search by consumers using information retrieval systems can be corrected to improve the accuracy of, and confidence in, answers to health-related questions...
  28. ncbi request reprint General practitioners' use of online evidence during consultations
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 74:1-12. 2005
    ..Provision of online evidence at the point of care is one strategy that provides clinicians with easy access to up-to-date evidence in clinical settings to support evidence-based decision-making...
  29. pmc Do online information retrieval systems help experienced clinicians answer clinical questions?
    Johanna I Westbrook
    Clinical Centre for Health Informatics, Cliffbrook Campus, University of New South Wales, Kensington, 2052, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:315-21. 2005
    ..To assess the impact of clinicians' use of an online information retrieval system on their performance in answering clinical questions...
  30. ncbi request reprint The impact of an online evidence system on confidence in decision making in a controlled setting
    Johanna I Westbrook
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Kensington, New South Wales, Australia
    Med Decis Making 25:178-85. 2005
    ..To examine the impact of online evidence retrieval on clinicians' decision-making confidence and to determine if this differs for experienced doctors and nurses...
  31. ncbi request reprint What factors are associated with the integration of evidence retrieval technology into routine general practice settings?
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 76:701-9. 2007
    ..Information retrieval systems have the potential to improve patient care but little is known about the variables which influence clinicians' uptake and use of systems in routine work...
  32. pmc Information economics and the Internet
    E Coiera
    Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 7:215-21. 2000
    ..The use of reputable information portals on the Web, or smart search technologies, may help in the short run, but it is unclear whether an "information famine" is avoidable in the longer term...
  33. ncbi request reprint Maximising the uptake of evidence into clinical practice: an information economics approach
    E Coiera
    Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney
    Med J Aust 174:467-70. 2001
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint What do physicians think about evidence-based antibiotic use in critical care? A survey of Australian intensivists and infectious disease practitioners
    V Sintchenko
    Centre for Health Informatics, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Intern Med J 31:462-9. 2001
    ..Antibiotic use is often based on limited evidence and lack of information about clinical decision-making processes is an important obstacle to improving antibiotic utilization...
  35. ncbi request reprint Ten essential clinical informatics skills
    E Coiera
    Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J R Coll Surg Edinb 44:269-70. 1999
    ..Understanding the implications of using one medium rather than another is central to developing effective communication skills as these communication options become commonplace in the community...
  36. ncbi request reprint Health informatics
    Enrico W Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052
    Med J Aust 176:20. 2002
  37. ncbi request reprint Communication loads on clinical staff in the emergency department
    Enrico W Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, NSW
    Med J Aust 176:415-8. 2002
    ..To measure communication loads on clinical staff in an acute clinical setting, and to describe the pattern of informal and formal communication events, Australia...
  38. ncbi request reprint Impact of an ultrabroadband emergency department telemedicine system on the care of acutely ill patients and clinicians' work
    Johanna I Westbrook
    Health Informatics Research and Evaluation Unit, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 188:704-8. 2008
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the impact of information communication technologies on complex organizational systems: a multi-disciplinary, multi-method framework
    Johanna I Westbrook
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:1323-7. 2004
    ..There are two main challenges. One is to conceptualize the design features of such an evaluation framework. The second is to specify what data will be gathered and how. This paper aims to address each of these problems...
  40. ncbi request reprint Lessons from the NHS National Programme for IT
    Enrico W Coiera
    Med J Aust 186:3-4. 2007
  41. ncbi request reprint Should clinical software be regulated?
    Enrico W Coiera
    Med J Aust 184:600-1. 2006