hospital information systems

Summary

Summary: Integrated, computer-assisted systems designed to store, manipulate, and retrieve information concerned with the administrative and clinical aspects of providing medical services within the hospital.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Making the clinicians mobile
    Eric Yablonka
    University of Chicago Medical Center, USA
    Health Data Manag 15:80. 2007
  2. ncbi Measuring the cost impact of hospital information systems: 1987-1994
    Ron Borzekowski
    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551, USA
    J Health Econ 28:938-49. 2009
  3. pmc Physician alerts to prevent symptomatic venous thromboembolism in hospitalized patients
    Gregory Piazza
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 119:2196-201. 2009
  4. ncbi Computer physician order entry: benefits, costs, and issues
    Gilad J Kuperman
    Partners HealthCare System, Inc, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Intern Med 139:31-9. 2003
  5. ncbi Hospital computing and the costs and quality of care: a national study
    David U Himmelstein
    Department of Medicine, Cambridge Hospital Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Am J Med 123:40-6. 2010
  6. ncbi Routine data from hospital information systems can support patient recruitment for clinical studies
    Martin Dugas
    Department of Medical Informatics and Biomathematics, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Clin Trials 7:183-9. 2010
  7. ncbi How common are electronic health records in the United States? A summary of the evidence
    Ashish K Jha
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w496-507. 2006
  8. ncbi Effects of computerized physician order entry and clinical decision support systems on medication safety: a systematic review
    Rainu Kaushal
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, Mass, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1409-16. 2003
  9. ncbi Integrated care prevents hospitalisations for exacerbations in COPD patients
    A Casas
    Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital Clinic, Villarroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    Eur Respir J 28:123-30. 2006
  10. ncbi Making the business case for hospital information systems--a Kaiser Permanente investment decision
    Terhilda Garrido
    Clinical Systems Planning and Consulting, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc, Oakland, CA, USA
    J Health Care Finance 31:16-25. 2004

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  1. ncbi Making the clinicians mobile
    Eric Yablonka
    University of Chicago Medical Center, USA
    Health Data Manag 15:80. 2007
  2. ncbi Measuring the cost impact of hospital information systems: 1987-1994
    Ron Borzekowski
    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551, USA
    J Health Econ 28:938-49. 2009
    ..The association of cost declines with lagged IT as well as the cost patterns at the less automated hospitals both provide some evidence of learning effects...
  3. pmc Physician alerts to prevent symptomatic venous thromboembolism in hospitalized patients
    Gregory Piazza
    Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 119:2196-201. 2009
    ....
  4. ncbi Computer physician order entry: benefits, costs, and issues
    Gilad J Kuperman
    Partners HealthCare System, Inc, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Intern Med 139:31-9. 2003
    ..This technology can yield many significant benefits and is an important platform for future changes to the health care system. Organizational leaders must advocate for CPOE as a critical tool in improving health care quality...
  5. ncbi Hospital computing and the costs and quality of care: a national study
    David U Himmelstein
    Department of Medicine, Cambridge Hospital Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Am J Med 123:40-6. 2010
    ..However, no previous studies have examined computerization's cost and quality impacts at a diverse national sample of hospitals...
  6. ncbi Routine data from hospital information systems can support patient recruitment for clinical studies
    Martin Dugas
    Department of Medical Informatics and Biomathematics, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Clin Trials 7:183-9. 2010
    Delayed patient recruitment is a common problem in clinical studies. Hospital information systems (HIS) contain data items relevant for inclusion or exclusion criteria of these studies.
  7. ncbi How common are electronic health records in the United States? A summary of the evidence
    Ashish K Jha
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w496-507. 2006
    ..Large gaps in knowledge, including information about EHR use among safety-net providers, pose critical challenges for the development of policies aimed at speeding adoption...
  8. ncbi Effects of computerized physician order entry and clinical decision support systems on medication safety: a systematic review
    Rainu Kaushal
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, Mass, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1409-16. 2003
    ..Iatrogenic injuries related to medications are common, costly, and clinically significant. Computerized physician order entry (CPOE) and clinical decision support systems (CDSSs) may reduce medication error rates...
  9. ncbi Integrated care prevents hospitalisations for exacerbations in COPD patients
    A Casas
    Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital Clinic, Villarroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    Eur Respir J 28:123-30. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi Making the business case for hospital information systems--a Kaiser Permanente investment decision
    Terhilda Garrido
    Clinical Systems Planning and Consulting, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc, Oakland, CA, USA
    J Health Care Finance 31:16-25. 2004
    ..The issues and constraints that impact the potential transferability of this business case across delivery systems raise questions that merit further attention...
  11. pmc Influences of hospital information systems, indicator data collection and computation on reported Dutch hospital performance indicator scores
    Helen A Anema
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, Room J2 211, P, O, Box 22660, Amsterdam NL 1100 DD, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:212. 2013
    ..This might affect the reliability and plausibility of the nationally reported scores...
  12. ncbi A clinical decision support system for prevention of venous thromboembolism: effect on physician behavior
    P Durieux
    Santé Publique, Faculté de Médecine Broussais Hôtel Dieu, 15 rue de l Ecole de Medecine, 75006 Paris, France
    JAMA 283:2816-21. 2000
    ..However, given the limited range of clinical settings in which they have been tested, such systems must be evaluated rigorously before widespread introduction into clinical practice...
  13. ncbi Populating the i2b2 database with heterogeneous EMR data: a semantic network approach
    Sebastian Mate
    University Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 169:502-6. 2011
    ..By using Semantic Web standards, it is the authors' goal to reuse the laboriously compiled "mapping knowledge" in future projects, such as a comprehensive cancer ontology or even a hospital-wide clinical ontology...
  14. pmc Determinants of frequency and longevity of hospital encounters' data use
    Ricardo J Cruz-Correia
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto, Al Prof Hernani Monteiro, 4200 319 Porto, Portugal
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:15. 2010
    ..However, it is difficult to identify what information is important in daily clinical care, and what is used occasionally. This study aims to determine for how long clinical documents are used in a Hospital Information System (HIS)...
  15. ncbi Assessment of hospital information systems implementation: a case study
    Dimitrios Zikos
    National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 165:123-8. 2011
    The use of integrated Hospital Information Systems is related with many benefits for the healthcare system, increasing the effectiveness of the provided services and assuring quality of care...
  16. ncbi The impacts of smart cards on hospital information systems--an investigation of the first phase of the national health insurance smart card project in Taiwan
    Chien Tsai Liu
    Graduate Institute of Medical Informatics, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Xing Street, Taipei 107, Taiwan
    Int J Med Inform 75:173-81. 2006
    To investigate the impacts of the first phase of Taiwan's Bureau of National Health Insurance (TBNHI) smart card project on existing hospital information systems.
  17. ncbi Exploring hospitals' adoption of information technology
    D E Burke
    School of Information Studies, The Florida State University, Tallahassee 32306 2100, USA
    J Med Syst 26:349-55. 2002
    ..Hospitals with lower IT adoption adopt administrative IT most often. Results also show hospital IT adoption to be positively associated with hospital size, location, system membership, ownership, and market competition...
  18. ncbi A study of factors affecting acceptance of hospital information systems: a nursing perspective
    Ju Ling Hsiao
    Department of Hospital and Health Care Administration, Chia Nan University of Pharmacy and Science, Taiwan, ROC
    J Nurs Res 19:150-60. 2011
    b>Hospital information systems (HISs) are widely used in Taiwan, and HIS performance must be carefully evaluated...
  19. ncbi The adoption of hospital information systems
    Jeffrey S McCullough
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Health Econ 17:649-64. 2008
    This paper empirically examines the diffusion of hospital information systems (ISs), specifically, pharmacy, laboratory, and radiology systems...
  20. ncbi Measuring effectiveness of electronic medical records systems: towards building a composite index for benchmarking hospitals
    George Ochieng Otieno
    Health and Welfare Information System, Division of Health Service Management, Graduate School, International University of Health and Welfare, 2600 1, Kitakanemaru, Ohtawara, Tochigi 324 8501, Japan
    Int J Med Inform 77:657-69. 2008
    ..In this paper, we propose a conceptual framework for generating a composite index (CI) for measuring the effectiveness of EMR systems in hospitals...
  21. ncbi [Hospital Information Systems and their application in public health]
    Sonia Azevedo Bittencourt
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 22:19-30. 2006
    ....
  22. pmc IT-adoption and the interaction of task, technology and individuals: a fit framework and a case study
    Elske Ammenwerth
    Institute for Health Information Systems, UMIT University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Hall in Tyrol, Austria
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:3. 2006
    ..Factors of IT adoption have largely been discussed in the literature. However, existing frameworks (such as TAM or TTF) are failing to include one important aspect, the interaction between user and task...
  23. pmc The Shared Health Research Information Network (SHRINE): a prototype federated query tool for clinical data repositories
    Griffin M Weber
    Information Technology, Harvard Medical School, 107 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:624-30. 2009
    ..This will guide us in creating a future technical architecture that is scalable to a national level, compliant with ethical guidelines, and protective of the interests of the participating hospitals...
  24. pmc Early experiences with personal health records
    John D Halamka
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:1-7. 2008
    ..We describe our implementation challenges from 1999 to 2007 and postulate the evolving challenges we will face over the next five years...
  25. pmc Determinants of success of inpatient clinical information systems: a literature review
    M J van der Meijden
    Department of Medical Informatics, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:235-43. 2003
    ..Our review points out the need for more thorough evaluations of patient care information systems that look at a wide range of factors that can affect the relative success or failure of these systems...
  26. ncbi Clinical information technologies and inpatient outcomes: a multiple hospital study
    Ruben Amarasingham
    Center for Knowledge Translation and Clinical Innovation, Parkland Health and Hospital System, 5201 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:108-14. 2009
    ..Despite speculation that clinical information technologies will improve clinical and financial outcomes, few studies have examined this relationship in a large number of hospitals...
  27. pmc Introducing PACS to the late majority. A longitudinal study
    Petter Hurlen
    Helse Sør Øst Health Services Research Centre, Akershus University Hospital, Mail drawer 95, NO 1478, Lørenskog, Norway
    J Digit Imaging 23:87-94. 2010
    ..We believe that such involvement and the focus on wider organizational concerns are important when introducing PACS to the late majority, both for achieving and sustaining positive results...
  28. pmc Evaluating computerised health information systems: hard lessons still to be learnt
    Peter Littlejohns
    National Institute for Clinical Excellence, London WC2N 5HR, Knowledge Management Centre, School of Public Policy, University College London, London WC1H 9E2
    BMJ 326:860-3. 2003
  29. ncbi Using qualitative studies to improve the usability of an EMR
    Alan F Rose
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA 01752, USA
    J Biomed Inform 38:51-60. 2005
    ..We used the findings of these studies to recommend design changes to the user interface of the results management module...
  30. ncbi Categorizing communication errors in integrated hospital information systems
    Samrend Saboor
    University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Eduard Wallnöfer Zentrum 1, Tyrol, Austria
    Methods Inf Med 48:203-10. 2009
    b>Hospital information systems (HIS) are the hospital's nervous system. The HIS are mostly grown over several years, dedicated to specific needs and comprise individual workarounds...
  31. ncbi Standards to support information systems integration in anatomic pathology
    Christel Daniel
    ADICAP INSERM, UMR_S 872 eq20 and Université Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1841-9. 2009
    ....
  32. ncbi Presenting XML-based medical discharge letters according to CDA
    H B Bludau
    University of Heidelberg, Internal Medicine Dep II, Bergheimerstr 58, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany, E mail
    Methods Inf Med 42:552-6. 2003
    ..The HL7 Clinical Document Architecture (CDA) is an important XML-based standard for the representation of clinical documents...
  33. ncbi Electronic alerts to prevent venous thromboembolism among hospitalized patients
    Nils Kucher
    Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:969-77. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that the use of a computer-alert program to encourage prophylaxis might reduce the frequency of deep-vein thrombosis among high-risk hospitalized patients...
  34. ncbi A strategy to decide whether to move the last case of the day in an operating room to another empty operating room to decrease overtime labor costs
    F Dexter
    Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Anesth Analg 91:925-8. 2000
    ....
  35. pmc A consensus statement on considerations for a successful CPOE implementation
    Joan S Ash
    Division of Medical Informatics and Outcomes Research, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97201 3098
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:229-34. 2003
    ..A qualitative research approach was used to generate and validate a list of categories and considerations to guide CPOE implementation...
  36. ncbi Key performance indicators to benchmark hospital information systems - a delphi study
    G Hübner-Bloder
    Institute for Health Information Systems, Eduard Wallnöfer Zentrum I, Hall in Tirol, Austria
    Methods Inf Med 48:508-18. 2009
    To identify the key performance indicators for hospital information systems (HIS) that can be used for HIS benchmarking.
  37. ncbi Estimation of patient accrual rates in clinical trials based on routine data from hospital information systems
    Martin Dugas
    Department of Medical Informatics and Biomathematics, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Methods Inf Med 48:263-6. 2009
    ..Delayed patient recruitment is a common problem in clinical trials. According to the literature, only about a third of medical research studies recruit their planned number of patients within the time originally specified...
  38. ncbi Integrating health information systems: a critical appraisal
    E Monteiro
    Dept of Computer and Information Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Methods Inf Med 42:428-32. 2003
    ..The aim of this paper is to critically assess some of the underlying assumptions behind these initiatives and analyze the dominant expressions, forms and mechanisms of integration...
  39. pmc Introduction of shared electronic records: multi-site case study using diffusion of innovation theory
    Trisha Greenhalgh
    Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Highgate Hill, London
    BMJ 337:a1786. 2008
    ..To explore the introduction of a centrally stored, shared electronic patient record (the summary care record (SCR)) in England and draw wider lessons about the implementation of large scale information technology projects in health care...
  40. 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...
  41. pmc Getting physicians to accept new information technology: insights from case studies
    Liette Lapointe
    Faculty of Management, McGill University, Montreal, Que
    CMAJ 174:1573-8. 2006
    ..Using case studies, we analyzed the implementation of such systems in 3 hospitals to understand better the dynamics of physicians' resistance to CIS implementation...
  42. pmc Emergency department access to a longitudinal medical record
    George Hripcsak
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:235-8. 2007
    ....
  43. ncbi Vulvar and vaginal cancers and dysplasia in France--an analysis of the hospital medical information system (PMSI) database
    Vanessa Remy
    Sanofi Pasteur MSD, Health Economics Unit, 8 Rue Jonas Salk, 69367 Lyon Cedex 07, France
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 147:210-4. 2009
    ..This study aimed to assess the medical burden associated with hospitalizations and management of vulvar and vaginal cancers and dysplasia (VIN and VaIN) in France...
  44. pmc A filmless radiology department in a full digital regional hospital: quantitative evaluation of the increased quality and efficiency
    Andrea Nitrosi
    Servizio di Fisica Sanitaria, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, V le Risorgimento 80, 42100, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    J Digit Imaging 20:140-8. 2007
    ..Staff buy-in was the key in this process and on-going training and process monitoring are a must...
  45. ncbi From hospital information systems to health information systems. Problems, challenges, perspectives
    K A Kuhn
    Institute of Medical Informatics, Philipps University Marburg, Germany
    Methods Inf Med 40:275-87. 2001
    b>Hospital information systems are evolving towards health information systems. This article aims at identifying both proven benefits and critical issues, and at discussing problems and possible solutions.
  46. ncbi Impact of an electronic information system on physician workflow and data collection in the intensive care unit
    M Apkon
    Pediatrics and Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
    Intensive Care Med 27:122-30. 2001
    ....
  47. pmc No paper, but the same routines: a qualitative exploration of experiences in two Norwegian hospitals deprived of the paper based medical record
    Jan Tore Lium
    Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management, and Norwegian Research Centre for Electronic Patient Records, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Norway
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:2. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to further explore changes of clinicians' work after the EMR system implementation process and how they experienced working in a paper-deprived information environment...
  48. pmc Hospital characteristics associated with highly automated and usable clinical information systems in Texas, United States
    Ruben Amarasingham
    Department of Medicine, UT Southwestern Medical Center and Parkland Health and Hospital System, Dallas, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:39. 2008
    ..This environment is not yet well defined. We examined whether specific hospital characteristics are associated with highly automated and usable clinical information systems...
  49. ncbi Quality benefits of an intensive care clinical information system
    David J Fraenkel
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia
    Crit Care Med 31:120-5. 2003
    ..Although clinical information systems have been available and implemented in many intensive care units for more than a decade, there is little objective evidence of their impact on the quality of care and staff perceptions...
  50. ncbi Clinical information systems: instant ubiquitous clinical data for error reduction and improved clinical outcomes
    Craig F Feied
    Institute for Medical Informatics, 110 Irving Street, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:1162-9. 2004
    ..Additional recommendations cover a variety of related functions and operational concepts, from backups and biosurveillance to speed, training, and usability...
  51. ncbi Preparing strategic information management plans for hospitals: a practical guideline SIM plans for hospitals: a guideline
    B Brigl
    Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics, and Epidemiology, University of Leipzig, Liebigstrasse 27, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 74:51-65. 2005
    ..As preparing a SIM plan is a considerable challenge we provide a practical guideline that is directly applicable when a SIM plan is going to be prepared...
  52. ncbi Hospital information systems: perspectives on problems and prospects, 1979 and 2002
    Marion J Ball
    Healthlink, Inc, and Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Med Inform 69:83-9. 2003
    To assess progress made in hospital information systems (HIS) since 1979, when the forerunner of the International Medical Informatics Association Working Group on HIS first met.
  53. ncbi Towards integration of clinical decision support in commercial hospital information systems using distributed, reusable software and knowledge components
    M L Müller
    Department of Medical Informatics and Biomathematics, University of Munster, Domagkstr 9, 48129 Munster, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 64:369-77. 2001
    ..Commercially available Hospital Information Systems (HIS) often focus on administrative tasks and mostly do not provide additional knowledge based ..
  54. pmc Understanding implementation: the case of a computerized physician order entry system in a large Dutch university medical center
    Jos Aarts
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:207-16. 2004
    ..During the course of this study, the full implementation of CPOE was halted, but the aborted implementation exposed issues on which the authors did not initially focus...
  55. ncbi Current and future use of ICT for patient care and management in German acute hospitals--a comparison of the nursing and the hospital managers' perspectives
    U Hubner
    University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück, Department of Business Management and Social Sciences, Healthcare Informatics Unit, Germany
    Methods Inf Med 44:528-36. 2005
    ..Since the degree of ICT coverage in hospitals depends on the attitude of the key decision makers we also wanted to capture their plans and priorities and herewith try to predict future use...
  56. ncbi XML-based application interface services--a method to enhance integrability of disease specific systems
    Udo Altmann
    Institute of Medical Informatics, University of Giessen, Heinrich Buff Ring 44, 35392, Giessen, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 68:27-37. 2002
    ..In order to integrate it into hospital information systems, we implemented standard communication interfaces...
  57. pmc Survey of information technology in Intensive Care Units in Ontario, Canada
    Stephen E Lapinsky
    Intensive Care Unit, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:5. 2008
    ..We surveyed ICUs in the province of Ontario, Canada, to determine the availability, implementation and variability of information systems...
  58. pmc The use of computers for clinical care: a case series of advanced U.S. sites
    David F Doolan
    Clinical Services, Greater Newcastle Sector, Hunter Health, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:94-107. 2003
    ..To describe advanced clinical information systems in the context in which they have been implemented and are being used...
  59. ncbi Intensive care information system reduces documentation time of the nurses after cardiothoracic surgery
    Robert Jan Bosman
    Department of Intensive Care, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, 1e Oosterparkstraat 279, PO box 10550, 1090 HM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 29:83-90. 2003
    ..Nowadays, registration of patient data on paper is gradually being replaced by registration using an intensive care information system (ICIS). The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of the use of an ICIS on nursing activity...
  60. ncbi Electronic discharge letters using the Clinical Document Architecture (CDA)
    Marcel Lucas Müller
    Department of Medical Informatics and Biomathematics, University of Munster, Domagkstr 9, 48129 Munster, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 95:824-8. 2003
    ....
  61. ncbi Electronic communication channel within the patient data management system improves internal communication in the ICU
    Paula Väisänen
    Kuopio University Hospital, Intensive Care Unit, Kuopio, Finland
    Stud Health Technol Inform 122:883. 2006
    ..The results clearly indicate that this type of system can significantly improve communication within our unit...
  62. ncbi Factors influencing health information system adoption in American hospitals
    Bill B Wang
    Department of Medical Research and Public Health, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Health Care Manage Rev 30:44-51. 2005
    ....
  63. ncbi Clinical information technology capabilities in four U.S. hospitals: testing a new structural performance measure
    Ruben Amarasingham
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Med Care 44:216-24. 2006
    ..Few tools exist to quantify the performance of a hospital's information system from a user perspective...
  64. ncbi Using data from hospital information systems to improve emergency department care
    Gregg Husk
    Department Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, First Avenue and 16th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:1237-44. 2004
    The ubiquity of computerized hospital information systems, and of inexpensive computing power, has led to an unprecedented opportunity to use electronic data for quality improvement projects and for research...
  65. ncbi A clinical management system for patient participatory health care support. Assuring the patients' rights and confirming operation of clinical treatment and hospital administration
    Kiyomu Ishikawa
    Medical Informatics and Hospital Systems Management, Hiroshima University Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Int J Med Inform 73:243-9. 2004
    ..As the data owners, patients have the facility to access their own data at their bedsides. They can view their own health condition and treatment program and can control the data flow...
  66. ncbi Clinical information systems market - an insider's view
    Richard Manjoney
    Philips Medical Systems, MS 0455, 3000 Minuteman Rd, Andover, MA 01810, USA
    J Crit Care 19:215-20. 2004
    ..Will this prioritization materialize in actual implementations? Market drivers appear to be in place to predict an increase in sales and implementations...
  67. ncbi Square pegs in round holes: information systems, hospitals and the significance of contextual awareness
    Aksel Hagen Tjora
    Department of Sociology and Political Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
    Soc Sci Med 68:519-25. 2009
    ..Drawing for illustrative purposes on the Norwegian experience (that is, reviewing research on hospital information systems in Norway), we contend that enhanced awareness of the hospital itself as a social system may be a ..
  68. pmc SCAR Radiologic Technologist Survey: analysis of the impact of digital technologies on productivity
    Bruce I Reiner
    Department of Radiology, Veterans Affairs Maryland Healthcare System, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Digit Imaging 15:132-40. 2002
    ..8% increase in productivity beyond year one. This suggests there is a "PACS learning curve" phenomenon, which should be considered when institutions are planning for PACS implementation...
  69. pmc Measuring clinical information technology in the ICU setting: application in a quality improvement collaborative
    Ruben Amarasingham
    Medicine Services, Parkland Health and Hospital System, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:288-94. 2007
    ....
  70. ncbi Comparison of computer-based information support to clinical research in Chinese and Japanese hospitals: a postal survey of clinicians' views
    G Jiang
    Department of Medical Informatics, Hokkaido University Hospital, Japan
    Methods Inf Med 41:141-6. 2002
    ..situation of computer-based information support of clinical research in hospitals and to determine the expectations of clinicians toward clinical research support functions of hospital information systems (HISs) in both China and Japan.
  71. ncbi Computers in the intensive care unit
    Mitchell M Levy
    J Crit Care 19:199-200. 2004
  72. pmc The pros and cons of implementing PACS and speech recognition systems
    D B Hayt
    Elmhurst Hospital Center, NY 11373, USA
    J Digit Imaging 14:149-57. 2001
    ..Radiologists are assuming the role of transcriptionists as well as diagnosticians. Mistakes occur that would not with the use of a traditional dictation system and professional transcriptionists...
  73. ncbi Monitoring the integration of hospital information systems: How it may ensure and improve the quality of data
    Ricardo Cruz-Correia
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
    Stud Health Technol Inform 121:176-82. 2006
    ..In conclusion, all information available in hospital information systems can and should be used to trigger alerts of malfunctions and inconsistencies, in order to improve data ..
  74. pmc The determination of relevant goals and criteria used to select an automated patient care information system: a Delphi approach
    J K Chocholik
    Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre, British Columbia, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 6:219-33. 1999
    ..To determine the relevant weighted goals and criteria for use in the selection of an automated patient care information system (PCIS) using a modified Delphi technique to achieve consensus...
  75. ncbi Computer crash--lessons from a system failure
    Peter Kilbridge
    Kilbridge Associates, Cambridge, Mass, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:881-2. 2003
  76. pmc Assessment of the integration of a HIS/RIS with a PACS. 1990
    Betty A Levine
    J Digit Imaging 16:133-40; discussion 132. 2003
  77. ncbi [Impact of new information and communication technologies (NTIC) on hospital administration and patient management. Care Network for Diagnosing and Treating Neurologic Emergencies]
    T Moulin
    Hopital Jean Minjoz, Service de Neurologie, 3 bd Fleming, 25030 Besancon
    Sante Publique 15:191-200. 2003
    ..It is in this manner that the RAIDS-UN networks will support other initiatives such as the Towards Unity for Health project...
  78. pmc Implementing Single Source: the STARBRITE proof-of-concept study
    Rebecca Kush
    The Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium, Austin, TX, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:662-73. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that by doing so, we could increase reuse of patient data, eliminate redundant data entry, and minimize disruption to clinic workflow...
  79. ncbi A randomized controlled trial to evaluate an electronic scoring tool in the ICU
    Thomas Bürkle
    Medical Informatics, University Erlangen, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:279-84. 2008
    ..A tablet PC with a standalone scoring application for TISS, SAPS2 and Apache 2 was supplied. We measured considerable time savings and higher score values when the computer application is used...
  80. ncbi Health IT, piece by piece. Measuring progress on electronic records
    Chris Dimick
    J AHIMA 78:36-8, 40. 2007
  81. ncbi FUJI-Scheduler: outpatient-test-order-management function for order entry system
    Shuichi Toyoda
    Dept of Nursing, Jobu Univ, Gunma, Japan
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:4735-8. 2006
    ..It also provides a new user interface that reduces the workload of the people who create the plans. This system is presently being operated on an experimental basis...
  82. ncbi Leading the charge
    Lydia Gibson
    Hosp Health Netw 79:52-4, 56, 1. 2005
    ..Military hospitals are pioneers in digital medicine. They can provide valuable pointers to civilian hospitals on what to do-and not do-in the drive to go paperless...
  83. ncbi A large, high resolution tiled display for medical use: experiences from prototyping of a radiology scenario
    Bernt Ivar Olsen
    Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science, University of Tromsø
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:535-40. 2008
    ....
  84. ncbi One giant leap for quality. When boards get behind quality initiatives, patient care benefits
    Karen Sandrick
    Trustee 58:22-4, 26, 2. 2005
    ..When boards get behind quality initiatives, patient care definately benefits--but which measures help most? Following is an analysis of how well the Leapfrog Group's guidelines are working at participating hospitals...
  85. ncbi Mobile consultant: combining total mobility with constant access
    Konstantinos A Banitsas
    School of Engineering and Design, E and CE, Brunel University, West London, England
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5248-51. 2006
    ..Conclusively, we demonstrate that such a system further increases the mobility of the medical consultant, while improving the healthcare service...
  86. ncbi Classification and retrieval of medical images in an integrated healthcare environment
    Alexandre Bellezi José
    Dept of Electr Eng, Brasilia Univ, Brazil
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:4889-92. 2006
    ..The system is being developed in the University Hospital of the University of Brasilia...
  87. pmc Incorporating out-patient data from CD-R into the local PACS using DICOM worklist features
    P M A Van Ooijen
    Department of Radiology, Groningen University Hospital, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Digit Imaging 18:196-202. 2005
    ..CD-Rs can be destroyed after transfer to PACS, eliminating physical storage. Furthermore, all data can now be viewed and reported using the default viewers of the hospital and no additional training of staff is required...
  88. ncbi Modeling risk in distributed healthcare information systems
    Ilias Maglogiannis
    University of Aegean, Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering, Samos, Greece
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5447-50. 2006
    ..The proposed risk analysis framework has been applied to a healthcare information network operating in the North Aegean Region in Greece...
  89. 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...
  90. 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
  91. 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...
  92. ncbi Closing the loop: bringing decision support clinical data at the clinician desktop
    Claudine Bréant
    Service of Medical Informatics, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Stud Health Technol Inform 129:890-4. 2007
    ....
  93. ncbi I.T. helps provider avoid ID crisis
    MargaretAnn Cross
    Health Data Manag 15:58, 60. 2007
  94. ncbi HIE's impact on healtcare
    Prem Urali
    Health Unity, Bellevue, WA, USA
    Health Manag Technol 29:46-7. 2008
  95. ncbi Centralized MUSE system extends capability to small facilities
    Jill S Williams
    Biomed Instrum Technol 39:295-7. 2005
  96. ncbi Hospitals, physicians and information technology
    Bill Johnson
    First Consulting Group, Long Beach, Calif, USA
    Trustee 59:23, 27. 2006
  97. ncbi Bonding with physicians: hospitals and IT donations
    John C Whitham
    Clinical Integration Practice, JHD Group, Addison, Texas, USA
    Trustee 60:29-30. 2007
  98. ncbi Keep it clean. Optimizing EHRs starts with ensuring data quality
    Beth Haenke Just
    Just Associates, USA
    J AHIMA 77:42-6; quiz 49-50. 2006
  99. ncbi Avoiding the post-implementation blues
    Michael J McCoy
    Chamions in Healthcare, USA
    J AHIMA 78:50-3. 2007
  100. ncbi Digital workflow management for quality assessment in pathology
    Thomas Kalinski
    Department of Pathology, Otto von Guericke University, Leipziger Str 44, D 39120 Magdeburg, Germany
    Pathol Res Pract 204:17-21. 2008
    ..Moreover, digital workflow management provides the basis for the integration of diagnostic virtual microscopy...
  101. ncbi Regulation. 'Big deal' for EHRs
    Rachel Foster
    Hosp Health Netw 80:22, 24. 2006

Research Grants63

  1. A suite of diagnostic aids based on image retrieval
    Yongyi Yang; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. User Interfaces for Communicating Inpatient Medication Therapies
    LAUREN GABRIELLE WILCOX; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): While hospital information systems have primarily been designed to support clinicians and hospital administrators, there is growing interest in extending traditional systems to directly share ..
  3. Data Flow &Clinical Outcomes in a Perinatal Continuum of Care System
    Donald Levick; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..the process of effective implementation and integration of vendor-supplied ambulatory EMR systems with hospital information systems through qualitative analysis of technology acceptance and use, and complementary organizational and ..
  4. Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of the Surgical Bed Management System
    KATHERINE ROWELL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Secondary outcomes will be user satisfaction assessed with a survey instrument and an assessment of marketability based on structured interviews with key hospital leadership personnel. ..
  5. METHODS TO MODEL CAUSE AND EFFECT FROM CLINICAL DATA
    Gregory Cooper; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..greater than the amount of experimental data, and observational data is being increasingly recorded in hospital information systems. We need reliable methods that make use of observational data to augment our understanding of the ..
  6. THE IMPLEMENTATION AND EVALUATION OF PRACTICE GUIDELINES
    SIEW LAM; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..We propose a regression model to predict patient outcomes as a function of physician compliance with guidelines...
  7. EFFECTIVENESS OF DELIRIUM PREVENTION IN ELDERLY PATIENTS
    SHARON INOUYE; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  8. PROVIDING CLINICAL INFORMATION ON HOSPITAL WARDS
    Michele Klein Fedyshin; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..This project would incorporate existing technology with a CD- ROM on a Novell LAN to merge systems together for access...
  9. Multi-Organizational Knowledge Based Approach Research
    Steven Moulton; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..SOAP/XML (HL-7) protocols, to exchange Emergency Medical Services (EMS) field data with disparate hospital information systems. It will build upon a pre-hospital software package called iRevive, which consists of a network of ..
  10. Re-Engineering The Hospital Discharge For Patient Safety
    Brian Jack; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..that address latent and active patient errors; (2) computerization of discharge tools, linking them to hospital information systems; (3) training the responsible 'sharp end' clinicians in the elements of the comprehensive discharge ..
  11. The Relation of Hospital Workload to Patient Safety
    Joel Weissman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A second potential outcome will be to make available cost-effective screening tools for monitoring adverse events and errors. ..
  12. Automated Lab Test Follow-up to Reduce Medical Errors
    DAVID GREENES; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Finally, in the fourth phase of the study, some costs of using ALARMS, specifically, the time spent by clinicians addressing lab results that do not require follow-up, will be measured. ..
  13. CONFERENCE--GUIDELINE INTERCHANGE FORMAT (GLIF) WORKSHOP
    Lucila Ohno Machado; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Towards that end, we will review practical applications of GLIF and related representations, analyze shortcomings, and propose necessary extensions. ..
  14. Sickle Cell Personal Medical Information Card
    STEVEN PRINGLE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As such, the commercial value exceeds the benefit to the SCO patients who will immediately benefit. ..
  15. NEUROLOGICAL WORKSTATION
    Michael Payne; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Algorithms to implement the functions discussed above will be tested using simulators, and then translated into assembly language...
  16. Clinical Decision Support in Community Hospitals: Barriers & Facilitators
    Joan S Ash; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..retreat, an expert panel of clinical and administrative leaders representing hospitals with CDS, hospital information systems vendors, clinical knowledge management vendors, and informatics will review and enhance the results of ..
  17. PHASE III IAIMS IMPLEMENTATION AT COLUMBIA-PRESBYTERIAN
    Paul Clayton; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Novel aspects of our proposal are the delivery of medical knowledge via a data driven mechanism for evoking computer decision logic and the construction of knowledge bases in a format suitable for sharing with other institutions...
  18. A Framework Based Clinical Documentation Evaluation Method
    SAMUEL T ROSENBLOOM; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed project will transition the PI from his current National Library of Medicine supported period of career development to an independent informatics investigator. ..
  19. HOW MUCH DOES SHE REALLY DRINK? AN HMO INTERVENTION
    GABRIEL ESCOBAR; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Sepsis and Critical Illness in Babies > 34 Weeks Gestation
    GABRIEL ESCOBAR; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Light Treatment for Sleep/Wake Disturbances AD
    Jerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Outcome will be documented by objective circadian activity rhythm parameters and standard sleep/wake measures both assessed by actigraphy. ..
  22. Creating Safe Ambulatory Care: The Path to Resilience
    Richard Cook; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. USING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE ASTHMA ADHERENCE
    Keoki Williams; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Kidney Transplant CareLink
    Charles Safran; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Kidney Transplant CareLink addresses a significant unmet need in the marketplace. ..
  25. Using IT to Improve Medication Safety for Rural Elders
    Paul Gorman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  26. The Clinical Informationist: Does the Model Work?
    NUNZIA GIUSE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Demonstration of the utility of the clinical informationist approach can foster widespread adoption nationally, and increase the degree to which clinical practice becomes evidence-based. ..
  27. Does Patient Severity Affect Variation in Hospital Use?
    Joseph Restuccia; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Our underlying hypothesis is that the socioeconomic and supply factors will have a relatively weak relationship to practice style their relationship with the disease effect. ..
  28. Culture and Ethnic Variations in Breast Cancer Treatment
    SCARLETT GOMEZ; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  29. Proactive Risk Assessment of Primary Care of the Elderly
    Ben Tzion Karsh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The investigators have a history of successful collaboration and deliverables in primary care patient safety. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Internet CareLink for Pediatric Home Chemotherapy
    Charles Safran; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..PediatricCancer CareLink will serve as a model for enhancing care processes and outcomes for patients and families dealing with other forms of cancer and with other treatment regimens. ..
  31. Feasibility of a Theory-Based Online Hip Fracture Resource Center for Caregivers
    Eun Shim Nahm; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. Improving Transfusion Practices Using Decision Support
    Jeffrey Rothschild; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We will also examine whether improvements in appropriate transfusion ordering behavior among clinicians using decision support tools will be greater than improvements achieved by educational programs alone. ..
  33. Predicting Wound Healing Complications in the Emergency Department
    James Quinn; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Knowing which patients are at risk for complications will help guide treatment and management decisions. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  34. Cancer CareLink for Patient Self Reports
    Charles Safran; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We anticipate that Cancer CareLink will serve as a model for enhancing care processes and patient outcomes. ..
  35. National Impact of IT Investments on Hospital Quality
    Stephen Parente; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This research represents a collaborative effort of investigators at the University of Minnesota, Carnegie Mellon University, and the Medical University of South Carolina. ..
  36. Resolution requirements for mammographic displays
    Ehsan Samei; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results will be used to formulate recommendations to the breast imaging community concerning display resolution criteria for safe and optimized soft-copy display of digital mammograms. ..
  37. Statewide Implementation of Electronic Health Records
    David Bates; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Dissemination of the results of this work should speed efforts toward the establishment of a national health information infrastructure. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. DyNADS: A Dynamic Network Analysis Decision Support Tool for Nurse Managers
    Joyce A Verran; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..3. Evaluate DyNADS'validity, scalability, and usefulness through a field test. 4. Evaluate the feasibility of implementing DyNADS or nursing units. ..
  39. Early Detection of Lung Cancer via Bi Plane Correlation
    Ehsan Samei; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The findings will be used to demonstrate the capability of the approach for improving the detection of lung nodules, and thus the prognosis of lung cancer. ..
  40. Allergy Alerts in Computerized Physician Entry
    David Bates; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We believe the results of our work will improve patient safety and the overall quality of pharmacotherapy. We also believe that the results of our study will be applicabe to other healthcare systems ..
  41. IVMT for Fibromyalgia Syndrome: A Pilot Study
    David Katz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The identification of an effective, safe, inexpensive therapy for fibromyalgia would represent a great advance, and a major contribution to the public health. ..
  42. Shared Medical Records and Chronic Illness Care
    James D Ralston; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Results of this study will help inform the development, evaluation and dissemination of patient Web portals designed to support the care of patients with diabetes and multiple co-morbidities. ..
  43. Improving Geriatric Drug Safety in Underserved Practices
    Gurdev Singh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The information gathered will serve as the basis for an ongoing translational research program that will lead to an R01 application. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  44. Bar Coding Technology and Patient and Employee Safety
    Ben Tzion Karsh; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Fourth, it is significant that this study will take place in pediatric facilities since the complexity of health care delivery is compounded with children. ..
  45. Recommendations of Inpatient Geriatrics Consultation
    Michael Weiner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  46. MESA Family Study - Columbia University Field Center
    Steven Shea; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  47. Health Information Technology Value in Rural Hospitals
    Marcia Ward; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The toolkits will facilitate rural hospitals' ability to utilize current and emerging evidence to guide HIT investment and implementation decisions that fit their particular healthcare environment. ..
  48. Bi-Plane Correlation Imaging: Detection of Lung Cancer
    Ehsan Samei; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The findings will be used to substantiate the capability of BCI for improving the early detection of lung nodules and to optimize its performance on actual clinical cases. ..
  49. A Website for Outpatient Quality of Life Assessment
    Albert Wu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The overall impact will be to enhance the comprehensiveness of data available for clinical research. ..
  50. Chromium Effects in Imparied Glucose Tolerance
    David Katz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..By contributing to knowledge related to potential diabetes prevention strategies, this study addresses one of the more pressing public health issues in the US today. ..
  51. A Community-shared Clinical Abstract to Improve Care
    DONALD CONNELLY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  52. Cybermedicine for the Patient and Physician
    Warner Slack; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By Cybermedicine, we mean use of computing to enhance communication in health care.) ..
  53. THE CLINICAL EFFECTIVENESS OF PHARMACY ADHERENCE INFORMATION FOR DIABETES CONTROL
    Keoki Williams; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Analyses will control for cluster randomization effects. The introduction of sustainable medication adherence monitoring in clinical practice holds great potential to improve health outcomes among patients with diabetes. ..
  54. Mechanism of Endotoxin's Effect On Allergy Risk
    Keoki Williams; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It is the hoped that understanding the mechanism of endotoxin's effect will establish new targets for the prevention of allergies. ..
  55. Impact of Nurse Work Environment on Rural Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes
    Marianne Baernholdt; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  56. Alzheimer Screening in Primary Care: PRISM-PC Study
    Malaz Boustani; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Future directions: We anticipate that participants'responses could guide the design of specific counseling and educational interventions to overcome a patients'reluctance to accept dementia screening. ..
  57. Enhancing Care for Hospitalized Older Adults with CI
    Malaz Boustani; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  58. 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. ..
  59. Effects of a Hip Fracture Prevention Website for Seniors
    Eun Shim Nahm; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, a follow-up study will be conducted to ascertain effectiveness of the TSW for other older adults' health problems (i.e., hypertension) that can be prevented or managed in the community. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  60. MAMMARY ESTROGEN METABOLISM AND BREAST CANCER RISK
    Fritz Parl; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The applicants will measure catechol estrogens in tissues selected by genotype and matched by menopausal status and body mass index and compare the results to those in their in vitro and cell line experiments. ..