I Sim

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Compliance of clinical trial registries with the World Health Organization minimum data set: a survey
    Lorenzo P Moja
    Italian Cochrane Centre, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Trials 10:56. 2009
  2. pmc ExaCT: automatic extraction of clinical trial characteristics from journal publications
    Svetlana Kiritchenko
    Institute for Information Technology, National Research Council, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:56. 2010
  3. pmc Beyond trial registration: a global trial bank for clinical trial reporting
    Ida Sim
    Department of Medicine, and the Program in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 2:e365. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Electronic trial banks: a complementary method for reporting randomized trials
    I Sim
    VA Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Med Decis Making 20:440-50. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Trial bank publishing: phase I results
    Ida Sim
    Programs in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 1211, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:1476-80. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint An ontology of randomized controlled trials for evidence-based practice: content specification and evaluation using the competency decomposition method
    Ida Sim
    Department of Medicine, Program in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California, 3333 California St, Suite 435 Q, San Francisco, CA 94143 1211, USA
    J Biomed Inform 37:108-19. 2004
  7. pmc Clinical decision support systems for the practice of evidence-based medicine
    I Sim
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, California 94143 0320, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 8:527-34. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint A new framework for describing and quantifying the gap between proof and practice
    Ida Sim
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, and Program in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0320, USA
    Med Care 41:874-81. 2003
  9. pmc Evidence-based practice for mere mortals: the role of informatics and health services research
    Ida Sim
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine and the Graduate Group in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:302-8. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Physicians' use of electronic medical records: barriers and solutions
    Robert H Miller
    Institute for Health and Aging, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:116-26. 2004

Research Grants

  1. ELECTRONIC KNOWLEDGE BASED PUBLI OF RANDOMIZED TRIALS
    Ida Sim; Fiscal Year: 1999
  2. Ontology-Based Integration of Human Studies Data
    Ida Sim; Fiscal Year: 2010
  3. The Trial Bank Project
    Ida Sim; Fiscal Year: 2009
  4. The Trial Bank Project
    Ida Sim; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Ontology-Based Integration of Human Studies Data
    Ida Sim; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Compliance of clinical trial registries with the World Health Organization minimum data set: a survey
    Lorenzo P Moja
    Italian Cochrane Centre, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Trials 10:56. 2009
    ..The objective is to evaluate registries' and individual trial records' compliance with the 2006 version of the WHO minimum data set...
  2. pmc ExaCT: automatic extraction of clinical trial characteristics from journal publications
    Svetlana Kiritchenko
    Institute for Information Technology, National Research Council, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:56. 2010
    ..g., eligibility criteria, sample size, drug dosage, primary outcomes) from full-text journal articles reporting on randomized controlled trials (RCTs)...
  3. pmc Beyond trial registration: a global trial bank for clinical trial reporting
    Ida Sim
    Department of Medicine, and the Program in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS Med 2:e365. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Electronic trial banks: a complementary method for reporting randomized trials
    I Sim
    VA Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Med Decis Making 20:440-50. 2000
    ..The authors propose that RCTs be reported into electronic knowledge bases-trial banks-in addition to being reported in text. What information should these trial-bank reports contain?..
  5. ncbi request reprint Trial bank publishing: phase I results
    Ida Sim
    Programs in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 1211, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:1476-80. 2004
    ..Publishing RCTs directly into machine-understandable "trial banks" may allow computers to deliver RCT evidence more selectively and effectively to clinicians...
  6. ncbi request reprint An ontology of randomized controlled trials for evidence-based practice: content specification and evaluation using the competency decomposition method
    Ida Sim
    Department of Medicine, Program in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California, 3333 California St, Suite 435 Q, San Francisco, CA 94143 1211, USA
    J Biomed Inform 37:108-19. 2004
    ..We illustrate the use of this competency decomposition approach for the content specification and evaluation of an RCT ontology for evidence-based practice...
  7. pmc Clinical decision support systems for the practice of evidence-based medicine
    I Sim
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, California 94143 0320, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 8:527-34. 2001
    ..The use of clinical decision support systems to facilitate the practice of evidence-based medicine promises to substantially improve health care quality...
  8. ncbi request reprint A new framework for describing and quantifying the gap between proof and practice
    Ida Sim
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, and Program in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0320, USA
    Med Care 41:874-81. 2003
    ..Substantial gaps often exist between every day practice and best practice as defined by research evidence. We present a framework for defining, analyzing, and quantifying such proof-to-practice gaps...
  9. pmc Evidence-based practice for mere mortals: the role of informatics and health services research
    Ida Sim
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine and the Graduate Group in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:302-8. 2002
    ..We discuss 2 illustrative systems--trial banks and a web-based system to develop and disseminate evidence-based guidelines (alchemist)--and conclude with a research and training agenda...
  10. ncbi request reprint Physicians' use of electronic medical records: barriers and solutions
    Robert H Miller
    Institute for Health and Aging, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:116-26. 2004
    ..We then suggest policy interventions to overcome these barriers, including providing work/practice support systems, improving electronic clinical data exchange, and providing financial rewards for quality improvement...
  11. ncbi request reprint Electronic medical records in solo/small groups: a qualitative study of physician user types
    Robert H Miller
    Institute for Health and Aging, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 340, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:658-62. 2004
    ..There is growing recognition that physician use of electronic medical records (EMRs) is critical for improving quality of care in outpatient settings...
  12. ncbi request reprint The value of electronic health records in solo or small group practices
    Robert H Miller
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1127-37. 2005
    ..Policies should be designed to provide incentives and support services to help practices improve the quality of their care by using EHRs...
  13. pmc Trial registration for public trust: making the case for medical devices
    Ida Sim
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 400 Parnassus Ave, Rm A 405, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:64-8. 2008
    ..This paper examines the issues surrounding registration of device trials and argues that these differences with pharmaceutical should not exempt device trials from registration...
  14. ncbi request reprint A taxonomic description of computer-based clinical decision support systems
    Amy Berlin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Biomed Inform 39:656-67. 2006
    ..Computer-based clinical decision support systems (CDSSs) vary greatly in design and function. Using a taxonomy that we had previously developed, we describe the characteristics of CDSSs reported in the literature...
  15. pmc Antibiotic treatment of acute bronchitis in smokers: a systematic review
    Jeffrey A Linder
    General Medicine Division, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:230-4. 2002
    ..Community physicians in the United States prescribe antibiotics to 80% to 90% of smokers with acute bronchitis. We performed a systematic review of the literature to determine the efficacy of antibiotics for smokers with acute bronchitis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of outpatient clinical decision support systems: a taxonomic description
    Amy Berlin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:578-81. 2004
    ..6. Our findings demonstrate that outpatient CDSSs vary greatly in design and function. Many impose a data entry or output-processing burden on clinic staff. More complete reporting of CDSS characteristics is needed in the literature...
  17. ncbi request reprint International clinical trial registration: any progress?
    A Metin Gulmezoglu
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 118:1-2. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Assessing clinical trial results
    An Wen Chan
    Science 312:365-6; author reply 365-6. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical trial registration: transparency is the watchword
    Ida Sim
    Department of Research Policy and Cooperation, World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Lancet 367:1631-3. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint [Principles of the international registry of protocols and clinical trial results based on health interventions in human beings: Ottawa Declaration (part 1)]
    Karmela Krleza-Jeric
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 19:413-6. 2006
  21. pmc Principles for international registration of protocol information and results from human trials of health related interventions: Ottawa statement (part 1)
    Karmela Krleza-Jeric
    Randomised Controlled Trials Unit, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Ottawa, 160 Elgin Street, Ottawa ON, K1A 0W9, Canada
    BMJ 330:956-8. 2005

Research Grants15

  1. ELECTRONIC KNOWLEDGE BASED PUBLI OF RANDOMIZED TRIALS
    Ida Sim; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..We will also have laid the groundwork for a critical informatics infrastructure that will help us to improve the management, dissemination, and use of valuable RCT information. ..
  2. Ontology-Based Integration of Human Studies Data
    Ida Sim; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project builds a system that allows scientists to share their clinical trial data and to use powerful computing technology to make new discoveries from the shared data. ..
  3. The Trial Bank Project
    Ida Sim; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  4. The Trial Bank Project
    Ida Sim; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  5. Ontology-Based Integration of Human Studies Data
    Ida Sim; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This project builds a system that allows scientists to share their clinical trial data and to use powerful computing technology to make new discoveries from the shared data. ..