patient identification systems

Summary

Summary: Organized procedures for establishing patient identity, including use of bracelets, etc.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Identity crisis? Renewed debate over the need for a national patient ID focuses on issues of privacy, cost and effectiveness
    Joseph Conn
    Mod Healthc 36:26-8. 2006
  2. ncbi An introduction to personal health records
    Scott Endsley
    Health Services Advisory Group, Phoenix, USA
    Fam Pract Manag 13:57-62. 2006
  3. ncbi Research use of linked health data--a best practice protocol
    C W Kelman
    Department of Health and Ageing, Canberra, ACT
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:251-5. 2002
  4. pmc Record linked retrospective cohort study of 4.6 million people exploring ethnic variations in disease: myocardial infarction in South Asians
    C M Fischbacher
    Information Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland, Gyle Square, 1 South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:142. 2007
  5. pmc The security implications of VeriChip cloning
    John Halamka
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:601-7. 2006
  6. pmc Assessing record linkage between health care and Vital Statistics databases using deterministic methods
    Bing Li
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4N1, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:48. 2006
  7. ncbi Evaluation of a deidentification (De-Id) software engine to share pathology reports and clinical documents for research
    Dilip Gupta
    Center for Pathology Informatics, Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian Shadyside, PA 15232, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 121:176-86. 2004
  8. pmc Development and evaluation of an open source software tool for deidentification of pathology reports
    Bruce A Beckwith
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:12. 2006
  9. ncbi Demographic management in a federated healthcare environment
    I Roman
    Group of Telematic Engineering, University of Seville, Spain
    Int J Med Inform 75:671-82. 2006
  10. ncbi Design and implementation of a smart card based healthcare information system
    Geylani Kardas
    International Computer Institute, Ege University, Bornova, 35100 Izmir, Turkey
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 81:66-78. 2006

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  1. ncbi Identity crisis? Renewed debate over the need for a national patient ID focuses on issues of privacy, cost and effectiveness
    Joseph Conn
    Mod Healthc 36:26-8. 2006
  2. ncbi An introduction to personal health records
    Scott Endsley
    Health Services Advisory Group, Phoenix, USA
    Fam Pract Manag 13:57-62. 2006
  3. ncbi Research use of linked health data--a best practice protocol
    C W Kelman
    Department of Health and Ageing, Canberra, ACT
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:251-5. 2002
    ..This approach is designed to promote confidence in the community and among data custodians that there are benefits of linked health information being used and that individual privacy is being rigorously protected...
  4. pmc Record linked retrospective cohort study of 4.6 million people exploring ethnic variations in disease: myocardial infarction in South Asians
    C M Fischbacher
    Information Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland, Gyle Square, 1 South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:142. 2007
    ..However, suitable and accurate data are usually not available. We demonstrated, using acute myocardial infarction, that linkage techniques can be ethical and potentially useful for this purpose...
  5. pmc The security implications of VeriChip cloning
    John Halamka
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:601-7. 2006
    ..2 Paradoxically, for bearer safety, a VeriChip should be easy to spoof; an attacker then has less incentive to coerce victims or extract VeriChips from victims' bodies...
  6. pmc Assessing record linkage between health care and Vital Statistics databases using deterministic methods
    Bing Li
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4N1, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:48. 2006
    ..We assessed the linkage and correct linkage rate using deterministic record linkage among three commonly used Canadian databases, namely, the population registry, hospital discharge data and Vital Statistics registry...
  7. ncbi Evaluation of a deidentification (De-Id) software engine to share pathology reports and clinical documents for research
    Dilip Gupta
    Center for Pathology Informatics, Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian Shadyside, PA 15232, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 121:176-86. 2004
    ..Collaboration between pathology domain experts and system developers and continuous quality assurance are needed to optimize ongoing deidentification processes...
  8. pmc Development and evaluation of an open source software tool for deidentification of pathology reports
    Bruce A Beckwith
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:12. 2006
    ..1800 new pathology reports were then processed. Each report was reviewed manually before and after deidentification to catalog all identifiers and note those that were not removed...
  9. ncbi Demographic management in a federated healthcare environment
    I Roman
    Group of Telematic Engineering, University of Seville, Spain
    Int J Med Inform 75:671-82. 2006
    ..The aim is to identify a particular person in every system of a federation and to obtain a unified view of his/her demographic information stored in different locations...
  10. ncbi Design and implementation of a smart card based healthcare information system
    Geylani Kardas
    International Computer Institute, Ege University, Bornova, 35100 Izmir, Turkey
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 81:66-78. 2006
    ..System is developed on Java platform by using object oriented architecture and design patterns...
  11. ncbi Personal and (maybe) confidential. Questions over privacy, formats and definitions remain, but personal health records are on the way
    Joseph Conn
    Mod Healthc 36:28-31. 2006
  12. ncbi Technology. Which way RHIO?
    Dagmara Scalise
    Hosp Health Netw 80:20, 22. 2006
  13. pmc Medical record linkage in health information systems by approximate string matching and clustering
    Erik A Sauleau
    Service des Etudes et Applications de l Information Médicale SEAIM, Hospital, 87 Ave d Altkirch, F68051 Mulhouse, France
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:32. 2005
    ..Furthermore, we need to assist human decision making, by computing a value reflecting identity proximity...
  14. ncbi Personal health record systems and their security protection
    Khin Than Win
    University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
    J Med Syst 30:309-15. 2006
    ..We have noted that current security mechanisms are not adequate and we have proposed some security mechanisms to tackle these problems...
  15. ncbi HIPAA the health care hippo: despite the rhetoric, is privacy still an issue?
    Kay Kuczynski
    Department of Social Work, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City 37614 0002, USA
    Soc Work 50:283-7. 2005
  16. doi E-charting point-of-care data entry dilemma
    Sheila Roszell
    Surgical Nursing Service, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    J Nurs Adm 38:417-8. 2008
  17. ncbi Interoperability issues regarding patient identification in Europe
    C Quantin
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Information, Dijon
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:6161. 2007
  18. ncbi [Ten critical theses for patient applied telematic applications in health care]
    P Haas
    Fachhochschule, Dortmund
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 48:771-7. 2005
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  19. ncbi [Electronic health records in Germany]
    F Warda
    Deutsches Institut für Medizinische Dokumentation und Information, Koln
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 48:742-6. 2005
    ..The electronic health record acquires extensive significance, especially in line with the imminent introduction of the electronic health card on the basis of a standardised telematics infrastructure in Germany...
  20. ncbi Secure e-Health: managing risks to patient health data
    Eike Henner W Kluge
    Department of Philosophy, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada V8W 3P4
    Int J Med Inform 76:402-6. 2007
    ..This presentation identifies and addresses some of the ethical and legal issues and proposes a series of recommendations...
  21. ncbi [Telematics in the health system and data protection]
    J H Muller
    Bundesbeauftragter für den Datenschutz, Husarenstrasse 30, 53117 Bonn, Germany
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 48:629-34. 2005
    ..The higher the acceptance is on the patients' side, the more they will be willing to participate voluntarily in telematic projects...
  22. ncbi Improving outcomes with interoperable EHRs and secure global health information infrastructure
    Luis Kun
    IRM College National Defense University, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 137:68-79. 2008
    ..The authors believe that this term is poorly understood and consequently its incorrect use generates immensely negative consequences. The question raised by the authors then is, what is "true interoperability"?..
  23. ncbi Towards dynamic access control for healthcare information systems
    Lillian Røstad
    Department of Computer and Information Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:703-8. 2008
    ..Our aim is to help minimize the use of "break the glass" access...
  24. ncbi The Royal Hobart Hospital digital medical records success story
    Mark Upton
    Patient Information Management Services, Royal Hobart Hospital, 48 Liverpool Street, Hobart TAS 7001, Australia
    HIM J 37:46-54. 2008
    ..This article describes the processes involved in implementation of the electronic health record, including change management procedures and scanning of older paper-based records for inclusion in the new system...
  25. ncbi Austria's path toward nationwide electronic health records
    W Dorda
    Section of Medical Information and Retrieval Systems, Core Unit for Medical Statistics and Informatics, Medical University of Vienna, Spitalgasse 23, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Methods Inf Med 47:117-23. 2008
    ..This article discusses current planning activities in Austria after legislation has been passed to introduce the electronic health record (EHR)...
  26. ncbi A patient-identity security mechanism for electronic medical records during transit and at rest
    Hui Mei Chao
    Department of Electrical Engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University, Chung Li, 32023, Taiwan, ROC
    Med Inform Internet Med 30:227-40. 2005
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  27. ncbi Citizen empowerment using healthcare and welfare cards
    Paul Cheshire
    Atos Origin, London, UK
    Stud Health Technol Inform 121:317-26. 2006
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  28. ncbi Doing a number on providers. Next looming deadline under HIPAA: a national provider identifier
    Joseph Conn
    Mod Healthc 36:50, 52. 2006
  29. ncbi The role of patients and their health cards in integrated eHealth environments
    Claudia Hildebrand
    Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen German Research Center for Environmental Health, Neuherberg, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:629-34. 2008
    ..Additionally, patient status data such as the emergency data or the immunisation record may be stored in and communicated by patient data cards...
  30. ncbi Watermarking medical images with anonymous patient identification to verify authenticity
    Gouenou Coatrieux
    INSERM U650, LATIM
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:667-72. 2008
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  31. ncbi A model driven approach for the German health telematics architectural framework and security infrastructure
    Bernd Blobel
    eHealth Competence Center, University of Regensburg Medical Center, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, D 93042 Regensburg, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 76:169-75. 2007
    ..It fits into developments currently performed by many other developed countries...
  32. ncbi Mobile health requires mobile security: challenges, solutions, and standardization
    Peter Pharow
    eHealth Competence Center, Regensburg University Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:697-702. 2008
    ....
  33. doi Pocket EZPIN device for healthcare IC cards to enhance the security and convenience of senior citizens
    Jiun Tze Lai
    Department of Engineering Science, National Cheng Kung University, No 1, Section 1, Ta Hsueh Road, East District, Tainan City 701, Taiwan, ROC
    Comput Biol Med 38:411-5. 2008
    ..Moreover, if the cardholder should forget to take the device with him/her, the card still works as normal. The device would be helpful in ensuring the public's privacy and convenience in Taiwan's healthcare system...
  34. ncbi Providing longitudinal health care information with the new German Health Card--a pilot system to track patient pathways
    Michael Marschollek
    Department of Medical Informatics, Georg August University, Robert Koch Strasse 40, D 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 81:266-71. 2006
    ..Our system for tracking patient pathways with the new German Health Card can be regarded as a first example of its great future potential...
  35. ncbi Identity theft and fraud--the impact on HIM operations
    Nancy Davis
    J AHIMA 76:64A-64D. 2005
  36. ncbi SurgiChip--new technology for prevention of wrong site, wrong procedure, wrong person surgery
    Debbie Sandlin
    Southern Hills Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37013, USA
    J Perianesth Nurs 20:144-6. 2005
  37. ncbi A peculiar aspect of patients' safety: the discriminating power of identifiers for record linkage
    Catherine Quantin
    Department of Medical Informatics, Dijon University Hospital, France
    Stud Health Technol Inform 103:400-6. 2004
    ..However, whatever, the method used it seems necessary to improve the quality of identifier collection as it could greatly influence linkage results...
  38. ncbi Taking the measure of inpatient EHRs. Hospitals inch closer to certified products
    Jane Metzger
    First Consulting Group, USA
    J AHIMA 78:24-30; quiz 33-4. 2007
  39. ncbi A smart-card-enabled privacy preserving E-prescription system
    Yanjiang Yang
    Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore 119613
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 8:47-58. 2004
    ..A strong proxy signature scheme achieving technologically mutual agreements on the delegation is proposed to implement the delegation functionality...
  40. ncbi Zero-check: a zero-knowledge protocol for reconciling patient identities across institutions
    Jules J Berman
    Pathology Informatics, Cancer Diagnosis Program NCI NIH, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:344-6. 2004
    ..Unless patient identities can be reconciled across institutions, individuals with records held in different institutions will be falsely "counted" as multiple persons when databases are merged...
  41. ncbi Protecting patient privacy in clinical data mining
    Linda K Goodwin
    Nursing Informatics Program, Duke University, USA
    J Healthc Inf Manag 16:62-7. 2002
    ..While HIPAA has improved de-identification standards, the study also shows that privacy issues may persist even in de-identified large clinical databases...
  42. ncbi Method to assess identifiability in electronic data files
    Holly L Howe
    North American Association of Central Cancer Registries, Inc, Springfield, IL 62704 6495, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:597-601. 2007
    ..RU is a useful data tool that can quantify the risk of confidentiality breach of electronic health databases, including reidentifiability of cases through triangulation of information or linkage with other electronic databases...
  43. ncbi Connecting care through EMPIs
    Joseph B Hewitt
    Madison Information Technologies, Inc, USA
    J AHIMA 73:32-4, 36-8, 2; quiz 41-2. 2002
    ..Enterprise master patient indexes (EMPIs) can serve as critical tools in improving operations, protecting medical record integrity, and improving patient service. This article reveals how EMPIs are linking crucial patient information...
  44. ncbi Bar-coded patient ID: review an organizational approach to vendor selection
    Vickie Wickham
    Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines, IA, USA
    Nurs Manage 37:22-6. 2006
  45. ncbi HIM professionals key to patient safety
    Cheryl Servais
    J AHIMA 74:63-6. 2003
  46. ncbi Cyber terror
    Richard Haugh
    Hosp Health Netw 77:60-4, 2. 2003
    ..How can your hospital protect its IT system before and after such insidious attacks...
  47. ncbi Navigating the information technology highway: computer solutions to reduce errors and enhance patient safety
    Ranie Koshy
    University Hospital New Jersey Medical School, UMDNJ, Newark, NJ 07103 2406, USA
    Transfusion 45:189S-205S. 2005
    ..This article examines tangible options to increase patient safety through improved state-of-the-art tools that can be incorporated into the health-care system to prevent errors...
  48. ncbi Using IT to enhance patient safety
    Douglas Goldstein
    eHealthcare net, Inc, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Manag Care Interface 15:46-7. 2002
  49. ncbi Knowledge sharing and information integration in healthcare using ontologies and deductive databases
    Fabiane Bizinella Nardon
    Escola Politecnica, University of Sao Paulo, Rua di Rocio 313, 045 52000 São Paulo, Brazil
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:62-6. 2004
    ..This paper demonstrates how this approach can be used to integrate heterogeneous information and to answer complex queries in a real world environment...
  50. ncbi Improving patients privacy with Pseudonymization
    Thomas Neubauer
    Secure Business Austria, Vienna, Austria
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:691-6. 2008
    ..This paper presents the new system PIPE (Pseudonymization of Information for Privacy in e-Health), that differs from existing approaches in its ability to securely integrate primary and secondary usage of health data...
  51. ncbi EHR in the perspective of security, integrity and ethics
    Ragnar Nordberg
    JMP Research and Development AB, Sweden
    Stud Health Technol Inform 121:291-8. 2006
    ..A reference is given to existing and emerging international standards related to the aforementioned aspects...
  52. ncbi Technology to the rescue
    Bill Briggs
    Health Data Manag 10:80-4, 86. 2002
  53. ncbi Doing it right. While the key to the perfect RHIO may still be a mystery, a number of them are off and running
    Daphne Lawrence
    Healthc Inform 24:38, 40. 2007
  54. ncbi BioHealth--the need for security and identity management standards in eHealth
    Claudia Hildebrand
    GSF Research Centre for Environment and Health, Neuherberg, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 121:327-36. 2006
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  55. ncbi Proposal of a French health identification number interoperable at the European level
    Catherine Quantin
    Service de Biostatistique et Informatique Médicale, CHU de Dijon, BP 77908, 21079 Dijon Cedex, INSERM EMI 0106, France
    Stud Health Technol Inform 129:503-7. 2007
    ....
  56. ncbi Name game: Canada's blueprint for a nationwide master person index
    Linda Dorrel
    Initiate Systems, Chicago, IL, USA
    J AHIMA 75:40-2; quiz 45-6. 2004
  57. pmc Prospective study of clinician-entered research data in the Emergency Department using an Internet-based system after the HIPAA Privacy Rule
    Jeffrey A Kline
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 4:17. 2004
    ..Design and test the reliability of a web-based system for multicenter, real-time collection of data in the emergency department (ED), under waiver of authorization, in compliance with HIPAA...
  58. ncbi The future of card technology in health care
    Beckie Kelly
    Health Data Manag 10:64-8. 2002
  59. ncbi An international study of the performance of sample collection from patients
    W H Dzik
    Blood Transfusion Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    Vox Sang 85:40-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this international collaborative study was to assess the frequency of mislabelled and miscollected samples drawn for blood grouping...
  60. ncbi [The use of sensitive data in epidemiology: remarks on the difficulties when interpreting the Italian legislation]
    Virgilia Toccaceli
    Centro Nazionale di Epidemiologia, Sorveglianza e Promozione della Salute, Istituto Superiore di Sanita
    Epidemiol Prev 36:280-6. 2012
    ..We also emphasize the importance of strengthening the concept that public health prevention also begins with epidemiological research and surveillance...
  61. ncbi [Linkage of secondary data with cancer registry data on the basis of encrypted personal identifiers - results from a pilot study in North Rhine-Westphalia]
    H Kajüter
    Epidemiologisches Krebsregister Nordrhein Westfalen gGmbH, Munster
    Gesundheitswesen 74:e84-9. 2012
    ....
  62. doi A contextual based double watermarking of PET images by patient ID and ECG signal
    Mohammad Saleh Nambakhsh
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Western Ontario, and Imaging Research Laboratories, Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 104:418-25. 2011
    ..Assessment of the extracted watermarks shows watermarking robustness to common attacks such as embedded zero-tree wavelet (EZW) compression and median filtering...
  63. doi Radiation exposure tracking: survey of unique patient identification number in 40 countries
    Madan M Rehani
    International Atomic Energy Agency, Radiation Protection of Patients Unit, Vienna International Centre, PO Box 200, A 1400 Vienna, Austria
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 200:776-9. 2013
    ....
  64. ncbi Smart pump technology
    Ronald D Snodgrass
    EMH Regional Medical Center and The Hospital for Orthopedic and Specialty Services, Ohio, USA
    Biomed Instrum Technol 39:444-6. 2005
  65. pmc Two thirds favour organ donation, but only one in 20 take steps to facilitate it
    Clare Dyer
    BMJ 335:533. 2007
  66. ncbi An RFID-based system for assisted living: challenges and solutions
    Judith Symonds
    School of Computing and Mathematics, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
    Stud Health Technol Inform 127:127-38. 2007
    ..This approach can also be used to extend the tagged domain to commonly visited areas, and provide support for the analysis of common activities, and rehabilitation...
  67. ncbi RFID moves beyond assets
    Beckie Kelly Schuerenberg
    Health Data Manag 16:36, 38, 40. 2008
  68. ncbi Design of an indoor self-positioning system for the visually impaired--simulation with RFID and Bluetooth in a visible light communication system
    Xiaohan Liu
    Graduate School of Science and Technology, Niigata University, 8050 Ikarashi ninotyo, Niigata shi, Niigata, 950 2181, Japan
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:1655-8. 2007
    ..We analyzed the situation and developed a model that combined the three communication modes. Then we performed a series of experiments and get some results in the first step...
  69. ncbi Patient identification: hybrids and doppelgängers
    David Cummins
    Department of Haematology, Harefield Hospital, Hill End Road, Harefield, Middlesex UB9 6JH, UK
    Ann Clin Biochem 44:106-10. 2007
    ..Such coincidences are, in fact, not extraordinary, but ordinary. A major challenge will be to establish how adverse events involving coincidence can be described in a way that does not create the impression of extraordinary bad luck...
  70. doi [Patient identification vigilance in public healthcare organizations: inventory in French hospitals and proposals]
    A Perrin
    Service de gestion du risque infectieux et des vigilances, CHRU de Lille, France
    Ann Biol Clin (Paris) 67:177-89. 2009
    ..This effort has to be supported by an essential institutionalization of identity vigilance...
  71. pmc Lessons learned from the application of a Vietnamese surname list for survey research
    Victoria M Taylor
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:345-51. 2011
    ..Researchers might consider using different combinations of Vietnamese surnames, depending on whether accuracy or high population coverage is the more important consideration...
  72. pmc Exploring medical identity theft
    Desla Mancilla
    West Suburban College, Oak Park, IL, USA
    Perspect Health Inf Manag 6:1e. 2009
    ..Finally, biometric identity management solutions should be considered for stronger patient identification verification...
  73. ncbi Systems approaches to tobacco dependence treatment
    Anna M McDaniel
    Indiana University Schools of Nursing, USA
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 27:345-63. 2009
    ..Future directions for translational research present unprecedented opportunity for nurse scientists to respond to the call for policy and systems changes to support tobacco treatment...
  74. doi An open source toolkit for medical imaging de-identification
    David Rodríguez González
    National e Science Centre, School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Eur Radiol 20:1896-904. 2010
    ..Our objective is to provide a flexible mechanism for anonymising Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM) data that meets the requirements for deployment in multicentre trials...
  75. doi Patient misidentifications caused by errors in standard bar code technology
    Marion L Snyder
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Chem 56:1554-60. 2010
    ..In this study, we sought to identify the sources of bar code decoding errors that generated incorrect patient identifiers when bar codes were scanned for point-of-care glucose testing and to develop solutions to prevent their occurrence...
  76. doi Implanting inequality: empirical evidence of social and ethical risks of implantable radio-frequency identification (RFID) devices
    Torin Monahan
    Department of Human and Organizational Development, Vanderbilt University, Peabody 90, 230 Appleton Place, Nashville, Tennessee 37203 5721, USA
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 26:370-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess empirically the social and ethical risks associated with implantable radio-frequency identification (RFID) devices...
  77. doi A methodology for the pseudonymization of medical data
    Thomas Neubauer
    Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems, Vienna University of Technology, Favoritenstrasse 9 11, 1040 Vienna, Austria
    Int J Med Inform 80:190-204. 2011
    ..e., who the patient discloses her health information to. Therefore, the methodology prevents data disclosure that negatively influences the patient's life (e.g., by being denied health insurance or employment)...
  78. doi Direct-to-consumer testing: more risks than opportunities
    G Lippi
    U O Diagnostica Ematochimica, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Int J Clin Pract 65:1221-9. 2011
    ..benefit analyses are needed to definitely establish whether DTC testing might be effective for decreasing the burden of diseases, delay their onset or modify their progression and therefore the clinical outcome...
  79. ncbi Patient misidentification in Papanicolaou tests: a systems-based approach to reducing errors
    Erin Meyer
    Department of Pathology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1297-300. 2009
    ..We use SurePath liquid-based cytology for Papanicolaou tests in our laboratory and noticed patient misidentification because of slide labeling errors, a problem that has not been addressed in the literature...
  80. pmc The Swedish personal identity number: possibilities and pitfalls in healthcare and medical research
    Jonas F Ludvigsson
    Department of Paediatrics, Orebro University Hospital, Orebro, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:659-67. 2009
    ..We suggest that matching of registers through PIN and matching of national health registers without the explicit approval of the individual patient is to the benefit for both the individual patient and for society...
  81. ncbi Technology making identification and notification of families easier in trauma cases
    T J Denley
    Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, 1775 Dempster Park Ridge, IL 60068, USA
    J Pastoral Care Counsel 62:141-2. 2008
  82. doi Taming the technology beast
    Donald M Berwick
    JAMA 299:2898-9. 2008
  83. doi Nonfamily infant abductions, 1983-2006
    Ann Wolbert Burgess
    Department of Psychiatric Nursing, William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
    Am J Nurs 108:32-8. 2008
  84. doi [A new remedy in pathology practice: molecular solution to sample mix-up]
    Huseyin Baloglu
    Department of Pathology, GATA Haydarpasa Education Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk Patoloji Derg 27:106-9. 2011
    ..Such situations undoubtedly have the potential to create undesirable results. In the present study, an application targeting getting rid of any doubts about the identity of the diagnostic tissue samples is described...
  85. doi Hospital automation system RFID-based: technology embedded in smart devices (cards, tags and bracelets)
    Gustavo H P Florentino
    Symetrix Corporation, Colorado Springs, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:1455-8. 2008
    ..This work depicts a hospital laboratory workflow, presents the system modeling and deals with security matters related to information stored in the smart cards...
  86. doi [Principles recommended to reassure the identification of the patient, the request of analysis and the report of biological results]
    A Szymanowicz
    Centre Hospitalier de Roanne
    Ann Biol Clin (Paris) 67:109-16. 2009
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  87. doi Methodological innovations in data gathering: newborn screening linkage with live births records, Michigan, 1/2007-3/2008
    S J Korzeniewski
    Division of Genomics, Perinatal Health and Chronic Disease Epidemiology Bureau of Epidemiology, Michigan Department of Community Health, 201 Capital View, 4 012, Lansing, MI 48906, USA
    Matern Child Health J 14:360-4. 2010
    ..To match Michigan birth and newborn screening records to identify and follow-up potentially unscreened infants, assess data quality, and demonstrate the utility of Link Plus linkage software for matching MCH related administrative datasets...
  88. ncbi To err is human nature. Can transfusion errors due to human factors ever be eliminated?
    F Y Lau
    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, 9 F Clinical Sciences Building, Ng Shing Street, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong, China
    Clin Chim Acta 313:59-67. 2001
    ..Blood sample drawn from the wrong patient and labeled as another patient's specimen will not be detected by the blood bank unless there is a previous ABO grouping result...
  89. ncbi Is this the right patient? An educational initiative to improve compliance with two patient identifiers
    Deene L Mollon
    Sharp Grossmont Hospital, 5555 Grossmont Center Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942, USA
    J Contin Educ Nurs 40:221-7. 2009
    ..The results of this performance improvement project suggest that investing time and money in safety initiatives improves staff practice patterns...
  90. ncbi Purposes of health identification cards and role of a secure access platform (Be-Health) in Belgium
    Francis H Roger France
    Unité d Informatique Médicale, Health Services Research, Ecole de Santé Publique de l Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    Int J Med Inform 76:84-8. 2007
    ....
  91. ncbi Securing interoperability between chip card based medical information systems and health networks
    B Blobel
    Department of Medical Informatics, Medical Faculty, Institute of Biometry and Medical Informatics, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg, Leipziger Str 44, D 39120 Magdeburg, Saxony Anhalt, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 64:401-15. 2001
    ..Finally, a few legal issues, future trends like the XML standard set and their implications for the solution presented as well as for distributed health information systems in general are shortly discussed...
  92. pmc Add carrying a card to QOF
    Anne Holmes
    BMJ 334:1179. 2007
  93. pmc Data protection gone too far: questionnaire survey of patients' and visitors' views about having their names displayed in hospital
    Ravindra Gudena
    Department of Surgery, Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor LL57 2PW
    BMJ 329:1491. 2004
  94. ncbi Informatics for patient safety: a nursing research perspective
    Suzanne Bakken
    Columbia University School of Nursing, New York, New York, USA
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 24:219-54. 2006
    ..The seminal work that has been completed to date is necessary, but not sufficient, to achieve this objective...
  95. ncbi Helping hippocrates: a cross-functional approach to patient identification
    Margaret A Greenly
    St Francis Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:463-9. 2006
    ..St. Francis Hospital involved staff and patients in the "Helping Hippocrates" Project, which used a "game" with staff and patients to ensure the accuracy of information on patients' identification (ID) bands...
  96. ncbi Prisoners die as bureaucrats bicker
    Chris Bateman
    S Afr Med J 96:482-8. 2006
  97. ncbi McKesson deal gives docs new PHR purveyor. Even with acquisition, RelayHealth exec vows vendor neutrality; others dubious
    Joseph Conn
    Mod Healthc 36:54. 2006
  98. ncbi HIPAA violator will serve time
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 34:17. 2004
  99. ncbi Medication errors and e-prescribing: solutions and limitations
    Bryan Bergeron
    Medical Informatics Laboratory, Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 20:152-3. 2004
  100. ncbi How to sign up for a National Care Record Service Acceptable Use Policy: pitfalls and lessons
    Mary Hawking
    Kingsbury Court Surgery, Dunstable, UK
    Inform Prim Care 13:235-8. 2005
  101. ncbi Personal digital assistants, wireless computing, smart cards, and biometrics: a hardware update for clinical practice
    William Scott Erdley
    Patient Simulation Center, School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, 14214, USA
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:157-63. 2006
    ..The technologies include personal digital assistants, wireless computing, smart cards, biometrics, and storage cards. Strategies to incorporate these applications into practice are discussed...

Research Grants25

  1. Studies of rHuTPO in ITP and of rVlla in Liver Disease
    David Kuter; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Study endpoints would include (a) the percentage of patients increasing the platelet count over 50x109/L, (b) the number of RBC and platelet transfusions at splenectomy, (c) the rate of adverse events. ..
  2. An Interactive Preventive Health Record (IPHR) to Promote Patient-Centered Care
    ALEXANDER KRIST; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..An aggressive dissemination plan using a range of venues is envisioned to extend the use of the IPHR to other settings and to other EMRs. ..
  3. Cervical Cancer Control in Vietnamese Women
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. North American Association of Central Cancer Registries
    CHARLIE BLACKBURN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  5. Patient-Centered Online Disease Management Using a Personal Health Record System
    Paul Tang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  6. Outbreak detection: Combinatorial tests for small samples
    NINA FEFFERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The results will lead to guidance regarding which methods are best for detecting particular types of outbreaks. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. Hepatitis B ESL Education for Chinese
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Our primary outcome will be HBV serologic testing. Knowledge about key hepatitis B facts will be examined as a secondary outcome. ..
  8. Evaluation of a Hepatitis B Outreach Intervention for Cambodians
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The outreach will be delivered by lay health workers and will include the following components: A home visit, use of an educational pamphlet and a motivational DVD, and tailored counseling and logistic assistance. ..
  9. Hepatitis B ESL Education for Chinese
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Our primary outcome will be HBV serologic testing. Knowledge about key hepatitis B facts will be examined as a secondary outcome. ..
  10. Evaluation of a Hepatitis B Outreach Intervention for Cambodians
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The outreach will be delivered by lay health workers and will include the following components: A home visit, use of an educational pamphlet and a motivational DVD, and tailored counseling and logistic assistance. ..
  11. Hepatitis B ESL Education for Chinese
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our primary outcome will be HBV serologic testing. Knowledge about key hepatitis B facts will be examined as a secondary outcome. ..
  12. Liver Cancer Control Among North American Chinese
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If effective, our outreach intervention could be used by health care facilities and community organizations serving less acculturated Chinese in North America. ..
  13. Cervical Cancer Control in Vietnamese Women
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. A Maternally Linked Data Set with Analytic Aids
    Jack Leiss; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We will develop advanced quantitative methods for maternally linked data, which will be included as analytic aids in the documentation for the file. ..
  15. TISSUE PROCUREMENT CORE FACILITY AT JOSEPHINE FORD CANCE
    RICHARD ZARBO; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  16. Liver Cancer Control Among North American Chinese
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If effective, our outreach intervention could be used by health care facilities and community organizations serving less acculturated Chinese in North America. ..
  17. Informed Consent in Private Sector Mental Health Research
    Jill Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Additionally, the results will begin to provide a basis for valid recommendations to address the ethical challenges raised by the privatization of medical research. ..
  18. EXPOSURE TO BLOOD AMONG NON-HOSPITAL HEALTH CARE WORKERS
    Jack Leiss; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Hepatitis B ESL Education for Chinese
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our primary outcome will be HBV serologic testing. Knowledge about key hepatitis B facts will be examined as a secondary outcome. ..
  20. Liver Cancer Control Among North American Chinese
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If effective, our outreach intervention could be used by health care facilities and community organizations serving less acculturated Chinese in North America. ..
  21. Cervical Cancer Control in Vietnamese Women
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. Hepatitis B ESL Education for Chinese
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Our primary outcome will be HBV serologic testing. Knowledge about key hepatitis B facts will be examined as a secondary outcome. ..
  23. Liver Cancer Control Among North American Chinese
    Victoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If effective, our outreach intervention could be used by health care facilities and community organizations serving less acculturated Chinese in North America. ..
  24. Evaluation of a Hepatitis B Outreach Intervention for Cambodians
    Victoria M Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The outreach will be delivered by lay health workers and will include the following components: A home visit, use of an educational pamphlet and a motivational DVD, and tailored counseling and logistic assistance. ..