office automation

Summary

Summary: Use of computers or computer systems for doing routine clerical work, e.g., billing, records pertaining to the administration of the office, etc.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence of complaints of arm, neck and shoulder among computer office workers and psychometric evaluation of a risk factor questionnaire
    Shahla Eltayeb
    Maastricht University, Department of Epidemiology and Caphri Research Institute, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:68. 2007
  2. pmc Pervasive clinical computing: the hidden cost of upgrading
    Bryan Bergeron
    Faculty, Health Sciences and Technology, Harvard Medical School and MIT, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    MedGenMed 6:54. 2004
  3. ncbi MSD spring retreat
    Janice E Tildon-Burton
    Medical Society of Delaware, USA
    Del Med J 78:133-4. 2006
  4. ncbi What works: document management. Image this. Document imaging carves a clear path to automation for Louisville group practice
    Trudie Frantz
    Information Services, University Physicians Group, Louisville, KY, USA
    Health Manag Technol 23:40-2. 2002
  5. ncbi Adopting an electronic health record. Keys to success
    Tom Arneson
    Stratis Health, USA
    Minn Med 88:52-4. 2005
  6. ncbi [Electronic health chart arrives a year later. Can hackers access patient data?]
    Klaus Schmidt
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:56-7, 59. 2005
  7. ncbi Randomised studies in general practice: how to integrate the electronic patient record
    Georgio Mosis
    Department of Medical Informatics, ErasmusMC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Inform Prim Care 13:209-13. 2005
  8. pmc Legible charts! Experiences in converting to electronic medical records
    Marlowe Haskins
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can Fam Physician 48:768-71. 2002
  9. ncbi Doing away with paper. Part 2--Starting up your new system
    Daniel Silver
    Bendigo Regional Clinical School of Monash University, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 31:527-31. 2002
  10. ncbi How technology cuts staff costs
    Ken Terry
    Med Econ 82:TCP16, TCP18. 2005

Research Grants

  1. ASSESSING PEOPLE TRACKING FOR ELDERLY HEALTH CARE
    LLOYD KONNEKER; Fiscal Year: 1992
  2. Non-exercise Activity Thermogenesis (NEAT)
    James Levine; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. NEAT & Physical Activity Assessment in the Elderly
    James Levine; Fiscal Year: 2006
  4. Nutritional Restriction and Activity Thermogenesis
    James Levine; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Instruments for measuring physical activity
    James Levine; Fiscal Year: 2008

Detail Information

Publications131 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Prevalence of complaints of arm, neck and shoulder among computer office workers and psychometric evaluation of a risk factor questionnaire
    Shahla Eltayeb
    Maastricht University, Department of Epidemiology and Caphri Research Institute, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:68. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc Pervasive clinical computing: the hidden cost of upgrading
    Bryan Bergeron
    Faculty, Health Sciences and Technology, Harvard Medical School and MIT, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    MedGenMed 6:54. 2004
  3. ncbi MSD spring retreat
    Janice E Tildon-Burton
    Medical Society of Delaware, USA
    Del Med J 78:133-4. 2006
  4. ncbi What works: document management. Image this. Document imaging carves a clear path to automation for Louisville group practice
    Trudie Frantz
    Information Services, University Physicians Group, Louisville, KY, USA
    Health Manag Technol 23:40-2. 2002
  5. ncbi Adopting an electronic health record. Keys to success
    Tom Arneson
    Stratis Health, USA
    Minn Med 88:52-4. 2005
    ..Sixty-eight percent of 341 clinics responding to a survey have implemented, are in the process of implementing, or plan to implement electronic health record systems during the next 2 years...
  6. ncbi [Electronic health chart arrives a year later. Can hackers access patient data?]
    Klaus Schmidt
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:56-7, 59. 2005
  7. ncbi Randomised studies in general practice: how to integrate the electronic patient record
    Georgio Mosis
    Department of Medical Informatics, ErasmusMC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Inform Prim Care 13:209-13. 2005
    ..Although the randomised database study has many methodological advantages, it has never been tested. Our software system is meant as a tool to implement and facilitate evaluation of the randomised database approach...
  8. pmc Legible charts! Experiences in converting to electronic medical records
    Marlowe Haskins
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can Fam Physician 48:768-71. 2002
  9. ncbi Doing away with paper. Part 2--Starting up your new system
    Daniel Silver
    Bendigo Regional Clinical School of Monash University, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 31:527-31. 2002
    ..After choosing the best computer hardware and software to use, the next major step is to carefully plan how to implement the change from using paper based medical records to electronic medical records...
  10. ncbi How technology cuts staff costs
    Ken Terry
    Med Econ 82:TCP16, TCP18. 2005
  11. ncbi The paperless office
    Robert G Keim
    J Clin Orthod 39:61-2. 2005
  12. ncbi [Many open problems with the electronic health record. Is a soundproof room mandatory for every general practice?]
    Klaus Schmidt
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:46, 48. 2005
  13. ncbi Like eating an elephant, computerizing your practice should be done "one bite at a time"
    John Flucke
    Dent Today 22:128-33. 2003
  14. ncbi The progressive roles of electronic medicine: benefits, concerns, and costs
    Vinod Podichetty
    Spine Research and Education Project, Cleveland Clinic Florida Spine Institute, Weston, Florida 33331, USA
    Am J Med Sci 328:94-9. 2004
    ..However, if managed appropriately, the potential disadvantages of e-health can be minimized, and the benefits of e-health in clinical practices can be obtained...
  15. ncbi Variations in diabetes care and the influence of office systems
    Edward F Ellerbeck
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Am J Med Qual 19:12-8. 2004
    ..Although practices varied widely in their care of patients with diabetes, as currently implemented, office system tools have not led to consistently better performance...
  16. ncbi Pandora's electronic box: GPs reflect upon email communication with their patients
    Felicity Goodyear-Smith
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Inform Prim Care 13:195-202. 2005
    ..One example for general practitioners (GPs) is communication with patients via electronic mail (email). GPs face issues regarding e-communication with patients, including how and when it should it be used...
  17. ncbi Automating financial and clinical operations: tough questions and good advice
    Paul Caplan
    InfoMC, Plymouth Meeting, PA, USA
    Behav Healthc Tomorrow 14:35-7. 2005
  18. ncbi Importance and effects of altered workplace ergonomics in modern radiology suites
    Mukesh G Harisinghani
    Department of Radiology, Division of Abdominal Imaging and Intervention, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, White 289, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiographics 24:615-27. 2004
    ..Optimization of workplace ergonomics should be considered in the basic design of any modern radiology suite...
  19. ncbi Towards improvement of the accuracy and completeness of medication registration with the use of an electronic medical record (EMR)
    A Hiddema-van de Wal
    Department of General Practice, University of Groningen, Ant. Deusinglaan 4, 9713 AW Groningen, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 18:288-91. 2001
    ..To summarize, with increased user-friendliness of the software, combined with the training of motivated GPs, the quality of recorded data improved...
  20. ncbi Characterizing the ideal clinical office system for nephrology
    Franklin W Maddux
    Specialty Care Services Group, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 15:64-72. 2008
    ....
  21. ncbi [Blood pressure self measurement (BPSM)]
    Siegfried Eckert
    Herz und Diabeteszentrum Nordrhein Westfalen, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Bad Oeynhausen
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:34-6. 2006
    ..Patient training in blood pressure measurement should concentrate on classification of blood pressure, blood pressure variability, standardized self measurement, interpretation of the readings, and treatment of hypertension...
  22. ncbi Making a connection
    Howard J Anderson
    Health Data Manag 16:62, 64. 2008
  23. ncbi Practice-based electronic billing systems and their impact on immunization registries
    Maureen S Kolasa
    Health Services Research and Evaluation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Immunization Program, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:493-9. 2005
    ..Improvement of billing data quality would result in more complete registries, higher reported immunization coverage rates, and recovered revenue for immunization providers...
  24. ncbi Referrals. Electric avenue
    J Solly
    King's College Hospital
    Health Serv J 111:22-3. 2001
    ..A considerable culture change is needed to persuade practices to become involved. GPs accustomed to traditional referral letters find electronic referrals a big step. More day-to-day support might encourage GP involvement...
  25. ncbi Direct deposit for reimbursements
    Steven F Isenberg
    Ear Nose Throat J 86:216. 2007
  26. ncbi Saving office practice
    Scott Matthew Bolhack
    Ann Intern Med 140:844-5; author reply 845. 2004
  27. pmc Persistent paper: the myth of "going paperless"
    Richard H Dykstra
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:158-62. 2009
    ..Paper has unique attributes allowing it to fill gaps in information timeliness, availability, and reliability in pursuit of improved patient care. Creative uses have led to "better paper."..
  28. ncbi Computers and the Internet in modern dental practice
    H Clifton Simmons
    J Tenn Dent Assoc 88:5. 2008
  29. ncbi [Family physician contract should increase general practice business: every year a 5th quarter reimbursement]
    Klaus Schmidt
    MMW Fortschr Med 146:46-7. 2004
  30. ncbi Saving office practice
    Peter Basch
    Ann Intern Med 140:845; author reply 845. 2004
  31. ncbi The paperless office
    Bradley Dykstra
    Dent Today 24:104-7. 2005
  32. ncbi [Field trial uncovers massive problems]
    Klaus Schmidt
    MMW Fortschr Med 149:56. 2007
  33. ncbi Take two aspirin and tweet me in the morning: how Twitter, Facebook, and other social media are reshaping health care
    Carleen Hawn
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:361-8. 2009
    ....
  34. ncbi Free software for your practice
    James Dom Dera
    Fam Pract Manag 13:56-8. 2006
  35. ncbi What patients want
    Kim Kiser
    Minn Med 89:6-8. 2006
  36. ncbi Web-based proactive system to improve breast cancer screening: a randomized controlled trial
    Rajeev Chaudhry
    Divisions of Primary Care Internal Medicine, and the Quality Office, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:606-11. 2007
    ..Screening mammography is recommended for early detection of breast cancer but screening rates remain suboptimal...
  37. ncbi Active biofeedback changes the spatial distribution of upper trapezius muscle activity during computer work
    Afshin Samani
    Center for Sensory Motor Interaction SMI, Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Aalborg East, Denmark
    Eur J Appl Physiol 110:415-23. 2010
    ..The study introduced new aspects in relation to the potential benefit of superimposed muscle contraction in relation to the spatial organization of muscle activity during computer work...
  38. ncbi [Electronic health card. This will be expensive for physicians]
    Jürgen Stoschek
    MMW Fortschr Med 149:56. 2007
  39. ncbi Development of functional requirements for electronic health communication: preliminary results from the ELIN project
    Tom Christensen
    Department of Community Medicine and General Practice, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Medisinsk Teknisk Forskningssenter MTFS, Trondheim, Norway
    Inform Prim Care 13:203-8. 2005
    ..It was necessary to find a method that could engage practising doctors in order to promote their needs related to electronic communication...
  40. ncbi Pilot debrief. Lessons learned assisting physician practices adopt health IT
    Kevin Fergusson
    Physician Office Quality Improvement Organization Support Center, Virginia Health Quality Center, USA
    J AHIMA 78:52-6. 2007
  41. ncbi The electronic office. How automation can make you happier, richer and more effective
    Debra McGrath
    The Coker Group, USA
    Adv Nurse Pract 14:31-3. 2006
  42. ncbi Fabrication of poly(dimethylsiloxane) microfluidic system based on masters directly printed with an office laser printer
    Ning Bao
    The Key Lab of Analytical Chemistry for Life Science, Department of Chemistry, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, PR China
    J Chromatogr A 1089:270-5. 2005
    ..This simple approach could make it easy to carry out the studies of PDMS microfluidic systems in more general labs without special devices...
  43. ncbi Purchasing technology: a few things to consider
    Patricia S Hofstra
    Duane Morris LLP, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 29:76-80. 2013
    ..Standard-form software and hardware contracts need critical review to ensure that the product meets the needs of the practice...
  44. ncbi Embracing the e-revolution. How technology can maximize your practice
    R Eric Doerfler
    Nightingale Health Centers Inc, Harrisburg, PA, USA
    Adv Nurse Pract 12:35-8, 40, 42. 2004
  45. ncbi Bioconversion of waste office paper to L(+)-lactic acid by the filamentous fungus Rhizopus oryzae
    Enoch Y Park
    Laboratory of Biotechnology, Department of Applied Biological Chemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, Shizuoka University, 836 Ohya, Shizuoka 422 8529, Japan
    Bioresour Technol 93:77-83. 2004
    L(+)-lactic acid production was investigated using an enzymatic hydrolysate of waste office automation (OA) paper in a culture of the filamentous fungus Rhizopus oryzae. In 4 d culture, 82.8 g/l glucose, 7 g/l xylose, and 3...
  46. ncbi Informed decisions by clinicians are fundamental for EPR implementation
    R E Nikula
    Virtual Centre for Health Informatics, Aalborg University, DK 9220 Aalborg, Denmark
    Int J Med Inform 58:141-6. 2000
    ..We introduce the 'price to pay' concept in order to illustrate that it takes a human effort to create better health care and that clinicians therefore play a very important role when implementing EPR systems...
  47. ncbi Evaluation of a statewide program in genetic diseases
    J A Mitchell
    Integrated Technology Services, University of Missouri, Columbia 65212, USA
    Am J Med Genet 78:217-25. 1998
    We used the Genetics Office Automation System (GOAS), a database management system designed to facilitate collection and analysis of medical genetic data, to evaluate the Missouri Genetics Disease Program (MGDP)...
  48. pmc A Virtual Notebook for biomedical work groups
    G A Gorry
    Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Medical Center, Houston 77030
    Bull Med Libr Assoc 76:256-67. 1988
    ....
  49. pmc "Palm reading": 2. Handheld software for physicians
    Feisal Adatia
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 168:727-34. 2003
  50. ncbi Point-of-care training: strategies for success
    G J Hockenjos
    Aleckna and Associates, LLC, 52 Oakcrest Drive, East Brunswick, NJ 08816, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 19:766-73. 2001
    ..Based on the authors' consulting and training experiences, particularly with an early POC installation at a large VNA, key strategies for the design, implementation, and evaluation of a POC training program are presented...
  51. ncbi Electronic medical records
    William Davis
    Minn Med 85:6. 2002
  52. ncbi Moving to paperlessness: a case study from a large general practice
    Stephen Carr-Bains
    The Student Health Centre, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
    Inform Prim Care 11:157-63; discussion 163-5. 2003
    ..The practice is now fit to be part of any move towards integration of records within its local health community, and can demonstrate from its computer records that it meets the quality targets for primary care...
  53. ncbi Distributed information system architecture for Primary Health Care
    M Grammatikou
    Network Management and Optimal Design Laboratory NETMODE, Computer Science Division Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, National Technical University of Athens NTUA, Zografou, 15780, Athens, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 77:978-82. 2000
    ..Finally, we discuss a pilot implementation in progress, which is based on CORBA and web-based user interfaces. However, the conceptual architecture is generic and open to other middleware approaches like the DHE or HL7...
  54. ncbi Return on investment
    Roger Levin
    Levin Group Inc, 10 New Plant Court, Owings Mills, MD 21117, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 135:218-9. 2004
    ..They still may be good decisions. At the very least, return-on-investment considerations allow dentists to evaluate options from a business-plan perspective, rather than simply making uninformed decisions...
  55. pmc Predicting the adoption of electronic health records by physicians: when will health care be paperless?
    Eric W Ford
    Center for Healthcare Leadership and Strategy, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:106-12. 2006
    ..We then determined the likelihood of achieving universal EHR adoption in the near future and articulate how barriers can be overcome in the small and solo practice medical environment...
  56. ncbi Introduction of an electronic medical record system into physician practice offices: why is it so #%!&-ing hard for everybody?-Part II
    Joseph P Lyons
    Lyons Advisors, LLC
    J Med Pract Manage 26:342-5. 2011
    ..In addition, IT professionals' perspectives are also addressed to highlight how medical /IT professional differences affect the experience of implementation...
  57. ncbi Automate--without an EMR
    Ken Terry
    Med Econ 81:TCP3-8 following 26. 2004
  58. ncbi Establishing an all-digital office
    Robert S Haeger
    J Clin Orthod 39:81-95. 2005
  59. ncbi Five constants of information technology adoption in healthcare
    Mariel L Bernstein
    Lakeland Regional Medical Center in Lakeland, Florida, USA
    Hosp Top 85:17-25. 2007
    ..Whether IT is used for office automation or for reducing medical errors, there are five constants that routinely influence the successful integration ..
  60. pmc FTT-MA: a flexible time-triggered middleware architecture for time sensitive, resource-aware AmI systems
    Adrián Noguero
    Tecnalia Research and Innovation, ICT Division, Parque Tecnologico de Bizkaia, Zamudio, Spain
    Sensors (Basel) 13:6229-53. 2013
    ..From healthcare to building and even home/office automation, it is now common to find systems combining interactive and sensing multimedia traffic with relatively ..
  61. ncbi [An excel VBA-based electronic marrow testing report]
    Jie Liu
    Laboratory of Beijing Military Regional General Hospital, Beijing
    Zhongguo Yi Liao Qi Xie Za Zhi 32:352-4. 2008
    ..This paper introduces an Excel VBA-based method developed for electronic marrow testing reports...
  62. ncbi Bioconversion of waste office paper to gluconic acid in a turbine blade reactor by the filamentous fungus Aspergillus niger
    Yuko Ikeda
    Laboratory of Biotechnology, Department of Applied Biological Chemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, Shizuoka University, 836 Ohya, Shizuoka 422 8529, Japan
    Bioresour Technol 97:1030-5. 2006
    Gluconic acid production was investigated using an enzymatic hydrolysate of waste office automation paper in a culture of Aspergillus niger...
  63. ncbi Behavioral and psychophysiological responses to job demands and association with musculoskeletal symptoms in computer work
    Karin Lindgren Griffiths
    Discipline of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Lidcombe, Sydney, NSW 2141, Australia
    J Occup Rehabil 21:482-92. 2011
    ..Workstyle, or how an individual worker behaves in response to such work demands, may also be an important factor associated with musculoskeletal symptoms in computer operators...
  64. doi Creating a more productive, clutter-free, paperless office: a primer on scanning, storage and searching of PDF documents on personal computers
    L Citrome
    Int J Clin Pract 62:363-6. 2008
  65. ncbi Automating communication: using technology to increase effectiveness and profitability
    Arun K Garg
    University of Florida College of Dentistry, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Dent Implantol Update 18:89-92. 2007
  66. ncbi Demystifying computer networks for small practices
    Glen Stream
    Rockwood Clinic, Spokane, WA, USA
    Fam Pract Manag 15:25-8. 2008
  67. ncbi A six-step plan to a paperless practice
    Lorne Lavine
    Dental Technology Consultants, USA
    Dent Today 26:140, 142-3. 2007
  68. pmc Integrating personal computers into family practice: a comparison of practicing physicians and residents
    M C Cook
    Health Sciences Library, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487 0378, USA
    Bull Med Libr Assoc 86:316-25. 1998
    ..Overall, there was a high level of interest in learning various practice-related applications; however, a significantly larger proportion of residents reported interest in each type of application than did physicians...
  69. pmc Use of the equity implementation model to review clinical system implementation efforts: a case report
    T W Lauer
    Department of Decision and Information Sciences, School of Business Administration, Oakland University, Rochester Hills, Michigan 48309, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 7:91-102. 2000
    ..The case study (implementation of a patient scheduling and appointment setting system in a large health maintenance organization) illustrates how the EIM can be used to examine users' reactions to the implementation of a new system...
  70. ncbi Communicate with patients using common office equipment
    L P Baker
    TeleVox Software, Inc, Mobile, AL 36695, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 14:78-82. 1998
    ....
  71. ncbi [Electronic health card. How physicians are being fleeced]
    Klaus Schmidt
    MMW Fortschr Med 148:56. 2006
  72. ncbi Computer networking in an ambulatory health care setting
    R Alger
    Advanced Health Technologies, Chicago, IL 60606, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 14:303-7. 1999
    ..In this article, we will examine common network configurations, explain how they function, and provide examples of real-world implementations of networking technology in health care...
  73. ncbi [Results of the marketing research study "Acceptance of physician's office computer systems"]
    D Steinhausen
    Fachhochschule Münster, Fachbereich Wirtschaft
    Zentralbl Gynakol 120:131-4. 1998
    ..In this study we also analysed the computer using behaviour of gynaecologic surgeons. As a result two third of all nonusers are not intending to utilise a computer in the future...
  74. ncbi The electronic medical office: optimizing solutions
    Ira H Kirschenbaum
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    Instr Course Lect 57:737-45. 2008
    ..The development of a comprehensive electronic medical office is a powerful and probably necessary tool to successfully manage such information and achieve the goals of an effective and safe orthopaedic practice...
  75. ncbi [Applications of the hospital statistics management system]
    Hong Zhai
    Shandong Provincial Hospital, Jinan 250021
    Zhongguo Yi Liao Qi Xie Za Zhi 32:64-5, 69. 2008
    The Hospital Statistics Management System is built on an Office Automation Platform of Shandong provincial hospital system...
  76. pmc Work related complaints of neck, shoulder and arm among computer office workers: a cross-sectional evaluation of prevalence and risk factors in a developing country
    Priyanga Ranasinghe
    Diabetes Research Unit, Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Colombo, Sri Lanka
    Environ Health 10:70. 2011
    ..Complaints of arms, neck and shoulders (CANS) is common among computer office workers. We evaluated an aetiological model with physical/psychosocial risk-factors...
  77. ncbi Prevention of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) in office work: a case study
    Tânia M Lima
    Human Technology Group, Department Electromechanical Engineering, University of Beira Interior, Covilha, Portugal
    Work 39:397-408. 2011
    ..Recommendations for change were provided for implementation in all workplaces in the office, in order to improve work conditions, and guide the setup of a MSD prevention training program...
  78. ncbi [Effect of visual work on the tear film and degree of the eye strain]
    Alicja Pas-Wyroslak
    Przychodnia Chorób Zawodowych, Instytut Medycyny Pracy im prof J Nofera, Łódź
    Med Pr 61:527-35. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the impact of the visual work on the tear film and the degree of eye strain...
  79. ncbi [Facing the challenges of ubiquitous computing in the health care sector]
    Peter Georgieff
    Fraunhofer Institut für System und Innovationsforschung, Karlsruhe
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 104:715-20. 2010
    ..In the present paper we discuss possible applications, but also technical, social and economic barriers to a wide-spread use of ubiquitous computing in the health care sector...
  80. ncbi [Case histories and other stories in the multimedia era... but was there something else?...]
    Hans Peter Kohler
    Klinik für Innere Medizin Tiefenau Ziegler, Spital Netz Bern, Bern
    Ther Umsch 67:641-4. 2010
    ....
  81. ncbi Ten signs of a healthy online presence (and symptoms that may indicate it is under the weather)
    Rebecca Lehmann
    Page 1 Solutions, LLC, Golden, CO 80401, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 26:13-5. 2010
    ..How is your practice doing online? The answers to these 10 questions can indicate if your online presence is healthy or in need of an intervention...
  82. ncbi Converting to electronic dental records
    Stephen I Hudis
    J Am Coll Dent 77:13-5. 2010
    ..In addition to efficiency, office technology has great potential for improving communication, both with patients and with other practitioners. The electronic practice is an opportunity for continuous improvement...
  83. ncbi A proposed algorithm for diagnosing hypertension using automated office blood pressure measurement
    Martin G Myers
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Toronto, Schulich Heart Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Hypertens 28:703-8. 2010
    ..To validate an algorithm for the interpretation of automated office blood pressure (AOBP) measurement based upon data from untreated patients referred by physicians in the community for 24-h ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM)...
  84. ncbi The role of information technology usage in physician practice satisfaction
    Nir Menachemi
    Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 34:364-71. 2009
    ..Despite the growing use of information technology (IT) in medical practices, little is known about the relationship between IT and physician satisfaction...
  85. ncbi A look to the future: how emerging information technology will impact operations and practice
    V Elfrink
    TeleHealth Inc, Frederick, MD, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 19:751-7. 2001
    ..This article describes four emerging information technology trends that are currently influencing home care nursing and presents future implications...
  86. ncbi Assisting primary care practices in using office systems to promote early childhood development
    Peter A Margolis
    Center for Health Care Quality, Division of Health Policy and Clinical Effectiveness, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45299, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 8:383-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to use family-centered measures to estimate the effect of a collaborative quality improvement program designed to help practices implement systems to promote early childhood development services...
  87. ncbi [New guidelines for data protection. You may now use your pc for internet access, but...]
    Anke Thomas
    MMW Fortschr Med 150:10. 2008
  88. ncbi Patient monitoring on local area networks... Considerations for building a network
    Kelvin H Okumura
    Philips Medical Systems, USA
    Biomed Instrum Technol . 2004
  89. ncbi A microcomputer program for hydropathic analysis of proteins with I/O through word processing and graphics software
    M J Weise
    Department of Neurology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425
    Comput Appl Biosci 2:103-6. 1986
    ..The program is capable of unattended analysis from a list of up to 15 input files...
  90. ncbi Technological stress: psychophysiological aspects of working with modern information technology
    B B Arnetz
    National Institute for Psychosocial Factors and Health, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 23:97-103. 1997
    ..There appears to be an increased awareness of human aspects when the risks and benefits of the rapid spread of information technologies are discussed...
  91. ncbi Relationship between active cervical range of motion and flexion-relaxation ratio in asymptomatic computer workers
    Won Gyu Yoo
    Department of Physical Therapy, College of Biomedical Science and Engineering, The Graduate School, Inje University, and Dong Rae Wooridul Hospital, Gyeongsangnam do, Republic of Korea
    J Physiol Anthropol 30:203-7. 2011
    ..In addition, muscular dysfunction of the CES could occur in regular computer workers prior to occurrence of pain; this means that the FR ratio could be used to evaluate the potential risk of neck discomfort in computer workers...
  92. ncbi E-services: the business case for implementation in today's dental practice
    Ron Cavola
    Dent Today 24:120-1. 2005
  93. ncbi Measuring and improving preventive care for patients with diabetes in primary health centers
    Todd S Harwell
    Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Helena 59620 2951, USA
    Am J Med Qual 17:179-84. 2002
    ..Also, our findings suggest that over a relatively short-term period, cross-sectional and cohort analyses of quality improvement measures do yield similar measures of diabetes care in such settings...
  94. ncbi [Introducing computer units into the reception office as part of the Vrapce Psychiatric Hospital Information System]
    Zeljko Majdancić
    Psihijatrijska bolnica Vrapce, Zagreb, Hrvatska
    Acta Med Croatica 59:179-84. 2005
    ....
  95. pmc Pervasive clinical computing: 64-bit computing--time to trade up?
    Bryan Bergeron
    Faculty of the Health Sciences and Technology division of Harvard Medical School and MIT, practices medical informatics at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    MedGenMed 6:55. 2004
  96. ncbi Office workers and video display terminals: physical, psychological and ergonomic factors
    Patricia Hyland Travers
    Department of Neurology and Environmental Health, Boston University School of Medicine and Public Health, Occupational Health Program, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    AAOHN J 50:489-93. 2002
    ..Most importantly, a trend in symptomatology was identified, whereby symptoms appeared to increase as duration of VDT exposure increased...
  97. ncbi Dental computing, some small steps: working smarter is easier and saves money
    Bruce A Stephenson
    Dent Today 21:82-4, 86-8. 2002
  98. ncbi [What you should be aware of when changing your computer system--II]
    Michael Baruch
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 220:723-4. 2003
  99. ncbi Computer use by family physicians in the United States
    G T Schmittling
    Division of Research and Information Services, American Academy of Family Physicians, Kansas City, Missouri 64114
    J Fam Pract 29:198-200. 1989
    ..Approximately two in five indicated that they have a personal or home computer. It is estimated that approximately 65% of AAFP active members have access to a computer either at home or at their office...
  100. ncbi Electronic booking of hospital appointments
    M Shah
    Lancet 361:1306. 2003
  101. pmc Is there a digital divide among physicians? A geographic analysis of information technology in Southern California physician offices
    Douglas S Bell
    UCLA Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, 911 Broxton Plaza, Room 314, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1736, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:484-93. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether physician offices located in high-minority and low-income neighborhoods have different levels of access to information technology than offices located in lower-minority and higher-income areas...

Research Grants5

  1. ASSESSING PEOPLE TRACKING FOR ELDERLY HEALTH CARE
    LLOYD KONNEKER; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..application not only for health-care of the elderly in the home, but for health-care in hospitals and nursing homes, for home automation, and for office automation. People-tracking systems can also be used in research on falls.
  2. Non-exercise Activity Thermogenesis (NEAT)
    James Levine; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In addition, these studies may provide information regarding the pathogenesis of obesity and potentially into novel modalities for preventing and treating obesity. ..
  3. NEAT & Physical Activity Assessment in the Elderly
    James Levine; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These studies may potentially guide us to devise novel strategies to prevent sarcopenia and promote physical activity in the elderly. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. Nutritional Restriction and Activity Thermogenesis
    James Levine; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..1 2 Description, ..
  5. Instruments for measuring physical activity
    James Levine; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This should allow us to better define the role of physical activity in health and disease. ..