M C Were

Summary

Affiliation: Regenstrief Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patterns of care in two HIV continuity clinics in Uganda, Africa: a time-motion study
    M C Were
    The Regenstrief Institute and Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, US
    AIDS Care 20:677-82. 2008
  2. pmc Evaluating a scalable model for implementing electronic health records in resource-limited settings
    Martin C Were
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:237-44. 2010
  3. pmc Evaluation of computer-generated reminders to improve CD4 laboratory monitoring in sub-Saharan Africa: a prospective comparative study
    Martin C Were
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:150-5. 2011
  4. pmc Creation and evaluation of EMR-based paper clinical summaries to support HIV-care in Uganda, Africa
    Martin C Were
    Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Int J Med Inform 79:90-6. 2010
  5. pmc Adequacy of hospital discharge summaries in documenting tests with pending results and outpatient follow-up providers
    Martin C Were
    Indiana University School of Medicine, 410 West 10th Street, Suite 2000, Indianapolis, IN 46202 3012, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1002-6. 2009
  6. pmc Using computerized provider order entry and clinical decision support to improve referring physicians' implementation of consultants' medical recommendations
    Martin C Were
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 3012, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:196-202. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Changing course to make clinical decision support work in an HIV clinic in Kenya
    Sheraz F Noormohammad
    IUPUI School of Informatics, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Int J Med Inform 79:204-10. 2010
  8. pmc Enhancing laboratory report contents to improve outpatient management of test results
    Kevin C Chang
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 3012, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:99-103. 2010
  9. pmc Acceptance of HIV testing for children ages 18 months to 13 years identified through voluntary, home-based HIV counseling and testing in western Kenya
    Rachel C Vreeman
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Health Services Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:e3-10. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Leapfrogging paper-based records using handheld technology: experience from Western Kenya
    Martin C Were
    Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 160:525-9. 2010

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Patterns of care in two HIV continuity clinics in Uganda, Africa: a time-motion study
    M C Were
    The Regenstrief Institute and Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, US
    AIDS Care 20:677-82. 2008
    ..This study demonstrates that opportunities exist to improve clinic productivity and visit experience for patients, and provides a baseline for designing and evaluating the impact of process improvement interventions...
  2. pmc Evaluating a scalable model for implementing electronic health records in resource-limited settings
    Martin C Were
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:237-44. 2010
    ..004) and with pharmacy by 63% (p<0.001). Surveyed providers were highly satisfied with the EHRs and its support infrastructure. This model offers a viable approach for broadly implementing EHRs in resource-limited settings...
  3. pmc Evaluation of computer-generated reminders to improve CD4 laboratory monitoring in sub-Saharan Africa: a prospective comparative study
    Martin C Were
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:150-5. 2011
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that clinical summaries with computer-generated reminders could improve clinicians' compliance with CD4 testing guidelines in the resource-limited setting of sub-Saharan Africa...
  4. pmc Creation and evaluation of EMR-based paper clinical summaries to support HIV-care in Uganda, Africa
    Martin C Were
    Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Int J Med Inform 79:90-6. 2010
    ..We set out to provide patient-specific Electronic Medical Record (EMR)-based clinical summaries for providers taking care of HIV-positive adult patients in the resource-limited setting of Mbarara, Uganda...
  5. pmc Adequacy of hospital discharge summaries in documenting tests with pending results and outpatient follow-up providers
    Martin C Were
    Indiana University School of Medicine, 410 West 10th Street, Suite 2000, Indianapolis, IN 46202 3012, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1002-6. 2009
    ..Poor communication of tests whose results are pending at hospital discharge can lead to medical errors...
  6. pmc Using computerized provider order entry and clinical decision support to improve referring physicians' implementation of consultants' medical recommendations
    Martin C Were
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 3012, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:196-202. 2009
    ..We created a tool that lets referring providers review and implement electronic recommendations made by consultants, with the hypothesis that facilitation with our tool could improve implementation...
  7. doi request reprint Changing course to make clinical decision support work in an HIV clinic in Kenya
    Sheraz F Noormohammad
    IUPUI School of Informatics, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Int J Med Inform 79:204-10. 2010
    ..We implemented computer-based reminders for CD4 count tests at an HIV clinic in Western Kenya though an open-source Electronic Medical Record System. Within a month, providers had stopped complying with the reminders...
  8. pmc Enhancing laboratory report contents to improve outpatient management of test results
    Kevin C Chang
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 3012, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:99-103. 2010
    ..In this paper, the design and implementation issues in creating this system are discussed, and generally favorable preliminary results of attitudes by providers towards ELRs are reported...
  9. pmc Acceptance of HIV testing for children ages 18 months to 13 years identified through voluntary, home-based HIV counseling and testing in western Kenya
    Rachel C Vreeman
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Health Services Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:e3-10. 2010
    ..Home-based voluntary counseling and testing (HCT) presents a novel approach to early diagnosis. We sought to describe uptake of pediatric HIV testing, associated factors, and HIV prevalence among children offered HCT in Kenya...
  10. ncbi request reprint Leapfrogging paper-based records using handheld technology: experience from Western Kenya
    Martin C Were
    Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 160:525-9. 2010
    ..There is limited experience with broad-based use of handheld technologies for clinical care during home visits in sub-Saharan Africa...