information services

Summary

Summary: Organized services to provide information on any questions an individual might have using databases and other sources. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)

Top Publications

  1. pmc How do consumers search for and appraise health information on the world wide web? Qualitative study using focus groups, usability tests, and in-depth interviews
    Gunther Eysenbach
    Unit for Cybermedicine and eHealth, Department of Clinical Social Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Bergheimer Str 58, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMJ 324:573-7. 2002
  2. ncbi Consumer health information seeking on the Internet: the state of the art
    R J Cline
    Department of Health Science Education, University of Florida, Gainesville 32611, USA
    Health Educ Res 16:671-92. 2001
  3. ncbi Health information-seeking behaviour in adolescence: the place of the internet
    Nicola J Gray
    Centre for Pharmacy, Health and Society, School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
    Soc Sci Med 60:1467-78. 2005
  4. pmc Patients' use of the Internet for medical information
    Joseph A Diaz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Brown University School of Medicine, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:180-5. 2002
  5. ncbi Characteristics of online and offline health information seekers and factors that discriminate between them
    Shelia R Cotten
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Maryland Baltimore County, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:1795-806. 2004
  6. pmc Seeking health information online: does Wikipedia matter?
    Michaël R Laurent
    Faculty of Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven MRL, Belgium Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University, School of Medicine TJV, St Louis, MO
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:471-9. 2009
  7. pmc Users of Internet health information: differences by health status
    Thomas K Houston
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Med Internet Res 4:E7. 2002
  8. pmc Health information on the Internet: accessibility, quality, and readability in English and Spanish
    G K Berland
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, CA, USA
    JAMA 285:2612-21. 2001
  9. ncbi Smoking cessation treatment on the Internet: content, quality, and usability
    Beth Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:207-19. 2004
  10. ncbi Perceptions of traditional information sources and use of the world wide web to seek health information: findings from the health information national trends survey
    Stephen A Rains
    Department of Communication, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0025, USA
    J Health Commun 12:667-80. 2007

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  1. pmc How do consumers search for and appraise health information on the world wide web? Qualitative study using focus groups, usability tests, and in-depth interviews
    Gunther Eysenbach
    Unit for Cybermedicine and eHealth, Department of Clinical Social Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Bergheimer Str 58, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    BMJ 324:573-7. 2002
    ..To describe techniques for retrieval and appraisal used by consumers when they search for health information on the internet...
  2. ncbi Consumer health information seeking on the Internet: the state of the art
    R J Cline
    Department of Health Science Education, University of Florida, Gainesville 32611, USA
    Health Educ Res 16:671-92. 2001
    ..Both interpersonal and mass communication concepts open avenues for investigation and understanding the influence of the Internet on health beliefs and behaviors, health care, medical outcomes, and the health care system...
  3. ncbi Health information-seeking behaviour in adolescence: the place of the internet
    Nicola J Gray
    Centre for Pharmacy, Health and Society, School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
    Soc Sci Med 60:1467-78. 2005
    ..Although it is unlikely to supplant the role of trusted peers and adults, the internet has found an important place among adolescents' repertory of health information sources...
  4. pmc Patients' use of the Internet for medical information
    Joseph A Diaz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Brown University School of Medicine, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:180-5. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi Characteristics of online and offline health information seekers and factors that discriminate between them
    Shelia R Cotten
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Maryland Baltimore County, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
    Soc Sci Med 59:1795-806. 2004
    ..Implications of these findings are discussed in terms of the digital divide and the patient-provider relationship...
  6. pmc Seeking health information online: does Wikipedia matter?
    Michaël R Laurent
    Faculty of Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven MRL, Belgium Department of Molecular Microbiology, Washington University, School of Medicine TJV, St Louis, MO
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:471-9. 2009
    ..07-0.10). CONCLUSIONS Based on its search engine ranking and page view statistics, the English Wikipedia is a prominent source of online health information compared to the other online health information providers studied...
  7. pmc Users of Internet health information: differences by health status
    Thomas K Houston
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Med Internet Res 4:E7. 2002
    ..Millions of consumers have accessed health information online. However, little is known about their health status...
  8. pmc Health information on the Internet: accessibility, quality, and readability in English and Spanish
    G K Berland
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, CA, USA
    JAMA 285:2612-21. 2001
    ..Despite the substantial amount of health-related information available on the Internet, little is known about the accessibility, quality, and reading grade level of that health information...
  9. ncbi Smoking cessation treatment on the Internet: content, quality, and usability
    Beth Bock
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence RI 02903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:207-19. 2004
    ..Web sites that provide direct treatment often fail to fully implement treatment guidelines and do not take full advantage of the interactive and tailoring capabilities of the Internet...
  10. ncbi Perceptions of traditional information sources and use of the world wide web to seek health information: findings from the health information national trends survey
    Stephen A Rains
    Department of Communication, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85721 0025, USA
    J Health Commun 12:667-80. 2007
    ..The implications of the findings for research on information seeking and the role of the Web in patient empowerment are discussed...
  11. pmc Profiling characteristics of internet medical information users
    James B Weaver
    National Center for Health Marketing, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS E21, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:714-22. 2009
    ..Existing research leaves two things unclear, however: the prevalence of online health and medical information seeking and the distinguishing characteristics of individuals who seek that information...
  12. ncbi Physician Internet medical information seeking and on-line continuing education use patterns
    Linda Casebeer
    Division of Continuing Medical Education, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 22:33-42. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine physician medical information-seeking behaviors and their relevance to continuing education (CE) providers who design and develop on-line CE activities...
  13. pmc The Internet as a vehicle to communicate health information during a public health emergency: a survey analysis involving the anthrax scare of 2001
    Anne F Kittler
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02129 1683, USA
    J Med Internet Res 6:e8. 2004
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  14. ncbi Informed patients and the internet: a mediated context for consultations with health professionals
    Joelle Kivits
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
    J Health Psychol 11:269-82. 2006
    ..Interviewees emphasize the primary role of the doctor-patient relationship for delivering health and medical information, their Internet searches complementing rather than opposing professional expertise...
  15. ncbi Readability of cancer information on the internet
    Daniela B Friedman
    Department of Health Studies and Gerontology, Faculty of Applied Sciences, University of Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1, Canada
    J Cancer Educ 19:117-22. 2004
    ..information, our research questions were twofold: (1) What is the readability level of popular Web sites on breast, colon, and prostate cancers? and (2) Does readability level differ as a function of the Web sites' organizational origin?..
  16. ncbi The impact of CyberHealthcare on the physician-patient relationship
    James G Anderson
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    J Med Syst 27:67-84. 2003
    ..to obtain health-related information and services? How is the use of the Internet by consumers affecting physician-patient communications? What are the implications of the Internet for the future of physician-patient relationships?..
  17. ncbi Instruments to assess the quality of health information on the World Wide Web: what can our patients actually use?
    Elmer V Bernstam
    School of Health Information Sciences, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin Street, Suite 600, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Med Inform 74:13-9. 2005
    ..To find and assess quality-rating instruments that can be used by health care consumers to assess websites displaying health information...
  18. ncbi Assessing internet access and use in a medically underserved population: implications for providing enhanced health information services
    Lisl Zach
    College of Information Science and Technology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Health Info Libr J 29:61-71. 2012
    ..This is especially true in medically underserved populations, which are often viewed as having limited access to health information...
  19. pmc Use of Internet audience measurement data to gauge market share for online health information services
    Fred B Wood
    Office of Health Information Programs Development, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e31. 2005
    ..A multidimensional evaluative approach is needed...
  20. pmc The WWW of the World Wide Web: Who, What, and Why?
    John Powell
    J Med Internet Res 4:e4. 2002
  21. pmc Design and testing of a tool for evaluating the quality of diabetes consumer-information Web sites
    Joshua J Seidman
    Center for Information Therapy, Healthwise, Inc, 600 New Hampshire Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Med Internet Res 5:e30. 2003
    ..Most existing tools for measuring the quality of Internet health information focus almost exclusively on structural criteria or other proxies for quality information rather than evaluating actual accuracy and comprehensiveness...
  22. ncbi The Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS): development, design, and dissemination
    David E Nelson
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7365, USA
    J Health Commun 9:443-60; discussion 81-4. 2004
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  23. pmc Use of the Internet by women with breast cancer
    Joshua Fogel
    Department of Psychology, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 4:E9. 2002
    ..Recently, many cancer patients have been using the Internet for information with which to make informed choices. We are not aware of any studies that investigate this Internet use among breast cancer patients or women...
  24. pmc The role of the Internet in patient-practitioner relationships: findings from a qualitative research study
    Angie Hart
    Centre for Nursing and Midwifery Research, University of Brighton, UK
    J Med Internet Res 6:e36. 2004
    ..We know little about what meaning this activity has for their experience of health and illness, and for their relationship with health-care practitioners...
  25. ncbi Internet use for health information among college students
    Cam Escoffery
    Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Am Coll Health 53:183-8. 2005
    ..Issues related to the credibility of the information on health Web sites were crucial considerations for students. The study found differences in Internet use for health information by gender and by level of Internet experience...
  26. ncbi Impact of the media and the internet on oncology: survey of cancer patients and oncologists in Canada
    X Chen
    Department of Medical Oncology and Hematology, Princess Margaret Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 19:4291-7. 2001
    ..Strategic efforts are needed to improve the quality of medical news reporting by the media, and to provide guidance for patients to understand their disease and interpret such information better...
  27. ncbi Reducing disparities in the access and use of Internet health information. a discussion paper
    Jean A Gilmour
    Massey University, Private Box 756, Wellington, New Zealand
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:1270-8. 2007
    ..The challenge for nurses and other health professionals is directing that knowledge to the groups most disadvantaged in the current health care systems, with an agenda of reducing inequalities in access to health information...
  28. ncbi Use of the Internet and e-mail for health care information: results from a national survey
    Laurence Baker
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Calif 94305 5405, USA
    JAMA 289:2400-6. 2003
    ..Available estimates of use and impact vary widely. Without accurate estimates of use and effects, it is difficult to focus policy discussions or design appropriate policy activities...
  29. pmc WHO calls for a health domain name to help consumers
    Phyllida Brown
    BMJ 324:566. 2002
  30. pmc Accuracy of information on apparently credible websites: survey of five common health topics
    Heinke Kunst
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, St Mary s Hospital, London W2 1NY
    BMJ 324:581-2. 2002
  31. ncbi American oncologists' views of internet use by cancer patients: a mail survey of American Society of Clinical Oncology members
    Paul R Helft
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:942-7. 2003
    ..Americans are turning more and more frequently to the Internet to obtain health information. The specific effects on patients, doctors, and the clinical encounter are not well known...
  32. pmc How to find the good and avoid the bad or ugly: a short guide to tools for rating quality of health information on the internet
    Petra Wilson
    European Commission, 1049 Brussels, Belgium
    BMJ 324:598-602. 2002
  33. ncbi British internet-derived patient information on diabetes mellitus: is it readable?
    Maged N Kamel Boulos
    School for Health, University of Bath, Bath, United Kingdom
    Diabetes Technol Ther 7:528-35. 2005
    ..Sizeable proportions of Western populations have limited language and math skills, making it difficult for them to fully and safely understand and act upon online health information...
  34. ncbi Information exchange in the NICU: what sources of patient data do physicians prefer to use?
    Patrick J Brown
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Virginia, Box 800386, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Int J Med Inform 73:349-55. 2004
    ..There are significant gaps in understanding what sources of patient information physicians utilize in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)...
  35. ncbi The quality and accessibility of Australian depression sites on the World Wide Web
    Kathleen M Griffiths
    Centre for Mental Health Research, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200
    Med J Aust 176:S97-S104. 2002
    ..To provide information about Australian depression sites and the quality of their content; to identify possible indicators of the quality of site content; and determine the accessibility of Australian depression web sites...
  36. ncbi Assessing websites on complementary and alternative medicine for cancer
    K Schmidt
    Complementary Medicine, Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, Institute of Health and Social Care, 25 Victoria Park Road, Exeter EX2 4NT, UK
    Ann Oncol 15:733-42. 2004
    ..Materials and methods We used a pre-tested search strategy to identify the websites that are most likely to be used by cancer patients and assessed them according to pre-defined criteria...
  37. pmc Questionnaire survey of California consumers' use and rating of sources of health care information including the Internet
    J Pennbridge
    National Health Foundation, Los Angeles, CA 90071, USA
    West J Med 171:302-5. 1999
    ..To understand how Californians use and rate various health information sources, including the Internet...
  38. ncbi Virtually he@lthy: the impact of internet use on disease experience and the doctor-patient relationship
    Alex Broom
    School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
    Qual Health Res 15:325-45. 2005
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  39. ncbi Improving online access to medical information for low-income countries
    Barbara Aronson
    HINARI Program, World Health Organization, Geneva
    N Engl J Med 350:966-8. 2004
  40. ncbi Assessing readability of consumer health information: an exploratory study
    Darren Gemoets
    Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:869-73. 2004
    ..Our ultimate objective is to develop tools to support the design and evaluation of health information that is comprehensible and accessible to laypersons...
  41. ncbi Content and design attributes of antivaccination web sites
    Robert M Wolfe
    Department of Family Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 710 N Lake Shore Dr, Room 1417, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    JAMA 287:3245-8. 2002
    ..Individuals searching the Internet for vaccine information may find antivaccination Web sites. Few published studies have systematically evaluated these sites...
  42. ncbi Prevalence of South Australia's online health seekers
    Tracey L Bessell
    Monash Institute of Health Services Research, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:170-3. 2002
    ..To determine the proportion of South Australians accessing online health care information, predictive characteristics of online health seekers, nature of the information sought and consumer behaviour...
  43. pmc How adolescents use technology for health information: implications for health professionals from focus group studies
    Harvey Skinner
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 5:e32. 2003
    ..Yet, they are typically the early adopters of new technology (eg, the Internet). This creates important opportunities for engaging youths via eHealth...
  44. ncbi The impact of the Internet on cancer outcomes
    Gunther Eysenbach
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    CA Cancer J Clin 53:356-71. 2003
    ..A conceptual framework summarizing the factors involved in a possible link between Internet use and cancer outcomes is presented, and future areas for research are highlighted...
  45. ncbi Specialized medical search-engines are no better than general search-engines in sourcing consumer information about androgen deficiency
    D Ilic
    Monash Institute of Health Services Research, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3168, Australia
    Hum Reprod 18:557-61. 2003
    ..Our objectives were firstly to investigate the efficiency of search-engines, and then to assess the quality of online information pertaining to androgen deficiency in the ageing male (ADAM)...
  46. pmc Textpresso: an ontology-based information retrieval and extraction system for biological literature
    Hans Michael Muller
    Division of Biology and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, USA
    PLoS Biol 2:e309. 2004
    ..Textpresso can be accessed at http://www.textpresso.org or via WormBase at http://www.wormbase.org...
  47. ncbi The effect of a Frequently Asked Questions module on a pancreatic cancer Web site patient/family chat room
    JoAnn Coleman
    Johns Hopkins Hospital, School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Cancer Nurs 28:460-8. 2005
    ..This study supported the addition of a FAQ module to a pancreatic cancer Web site and revealed the need for information regarding pain management and care giving at the end of life...
  48. pmc Health information and interaction on the internet: a survey of female urinary incontinence
    H Sandvik
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Bergen, Ulriksdal 8c, N 5009 Bergen, Norway
    BMJ 319:29-32. 1999
    ..To evaluate the internet as a source of information about urinary incontinence and to explore interactive facilities. DESIGNLimited survey of internet resources...
  49. ncbi Illness and Internet empowerment: writing and reading breast cancer in cyberspace
    Victoria Pitts
    City University of New York, USA
    Health (London) 8:33-59. 2004
    ..However, the Internet is not an inherently empowering technology, and it can be a medium for affirming norms of femininity, consumerism, individualism and other powerful social messages...
  50. pmc Information needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered health care professionals: results of an Internet survey
    Charles R Fikar
    St Vincent Catholic Medical Centers, Woods Health Sciences Library, 88 25 153rd Street Suite 1 P, Jamaica, New York 11423, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 92:56-65. 2004
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  51. pmc Breast cancer on the world wide web: cross sectional survey of quality of information and popularity of websites
    Funda Meric
    Section of Breast Surgery, Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas, USA
    BMJ 324:577-81. 2002
    ..To determine the characteristics of popular breast cancer related websites and whether more popular sites are of higher quality...
  52. pmc Web content accessibility of consumer health information web sites for people with disabilities: a cross sectional evaluation
    Xiaoming Zeng
    Department of Health Information Management, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Med Internet Res 6:e19. 2004
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  53. ncbi Science and society: the communications revolution and cancer control
    K Viswanath
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Nat Rev Cancer 5:828-35. 2005
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  54. pmc Against internet exceptionalism
    Sasha Shepperd
    BMJ 324:556-7. 2002
  55. ncbi Information about infantile hemangiomas on the Internet: how accurate is it?
    Karen Minzer-Conzetti
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0316, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:998-1004. 2007
    ..We sought to measure the type, content, and quality of World Wide Web sites retrieved when conducting an Internet search for infantile hemangiomas...
  56. ncbi Health care providers' requests to Teratogen Information Services on medication use during pregnancy and lactation
    Marie Pierre Gendron
    University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 65:523-31. 2009
    ..This situation may partly explain health care providers' (HCP) risk perceptions and thus the increasing number of calls to Teratogen Information Services (TIS).
  57. ncbi MedCIRCLE: collaboration for Internet rating, certification, labelling and evaluation of health information on the World-Wide-Web
    M A Mayer
    Web Médica Acreditada, WMA, Official Medical Association of Barcelona, Spain
    Stud Health Technol Inform 95:667-72. 2003
    ..Other aims include refinement and expansion of HIDDEL, to become a standard vocabulary and interchange format for self- and third-party ratings of health information...
  58. pmc Reliability of health information on the Internet: an examination of experts' ratings
    M Craigie
    Department of Applied Psychology, University of Durham, Stockton Campus, Stockton on Tees, UK
    J Med Internet Res 4:e2. 2002
    ..However, one problem with this approach is that there is no guarantee that other medical experts will rate the sites in a similar manner...
  59. ncbi The information requirements of people with cancer: where to go after the "patient information leaflet"?
    Claire Balmer
    Dorset Cancer Centre, Poole Hospital, Longfleet Road, Poole, Dorset BH15 2JB, UK
    Cancer Nurs 28:36-44, quiz 45-6. 2005
    ..The study highlights the importance of the media and Internet as an information source for people with cancer and calls for a greater awareness of this phenomenon...
  60. pmc Consumer informatics supporting patients as co-producers of quality
    B Kaplan
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 8:309-16. 2001
    ..Specific recommendations were made concerning research, new patient record systems, provider support, information access and evaluation, and policy and regulation...
  61. ncbi [What kind of information is expected to be provided by medical information services?]
    J Gehrke
    IGES institut für Gesundheits und Sozialforschung GmbH, Berlin
    Gesundheitswesen 65:548-54. 2003
    The improvement of health-related information services is one major issue in reforming the German health care system to provide more transparency in health care services for patients and persons covered by the German statutory health ..
  62. ncbi [The implementation of evidence-based medicine in general practice-acceptance and use of external information services]
    Aaron Juche
    Johanniter Krankenhaus im Fläming GmbH, Klinik I, Treuenbrietzen
    Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 100:383-7. 2006
    ..The demand for, and the potential of, evidence-based medicine (EBM) in everyday general practice have not been studied systematically yet...
  63. ncbi Melanoma information on the Internet: often incomplete--a public health opportunity?
    Christopher K Bichakjian
    Department of Dermatology, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0946, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:134-41. 2002
    ..To assess the accuracy and completeness of information regarding melanoma on the Internet, retrieved by use of search engines...
  64. ncbi Efficacy of natural health products in treating osteoporosis: what is the quality of internet patient advice?
    Anne Marie Whelan
    College of Pharmacy, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 43:899-907. 2009
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  65. ncbi Evaluation of the quality and contents of diabetes mellitus patient education on Internet
    Prasad A Thakurdesai
    Pharmacy Group, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani 333031, Rajasthan, India
    Patient Educ Couns 53:309-13. 2004
    ..Inclusion of evidence-based medicine concepts, role of family support, enhancement in customized content and easier feedback mechanism in the web-sites can be a significant development in the direction of patient-centered diabetes care...
  66. ncbi Frequency of health-related search terms on the Internet
    George Phillipov
    JAMA 290:2258-9. 2003
  67. pmc Disseminating information about healthcare effectiveness: a survey of consumer health information services
    V A Entwistle
    NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, UK
    Qual Health Care 7:124-9. 1998
    In 1997 a research based information leaflet designed for men considering being screened for prostate cancer was distributed to general practitioners (GPs) and consumer health information services.
  68. ncbi Does the internet harm health? Database of adverse events related to the internet has been set up
    Gunther Eysenbach
    BMJ 324:239. 2002
  69. ncbi Of studies, syntheses, synopses, summaries, and systems: the "5S" evolution of information services for evidence-based health care decisions
    R Brian Haynes
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    ACP J Club 145:A8. 2006
  70. ncbi Quality of breast cancer sites on the World Wide Web
    L Hoffman-Goetz
    Department of Health Studies and Gerontology, University of Waterloo, Ontario
    Can J Public Health 91:281-4. 2000
    ..We suggest that websites that lack fundamental indicators (such as dating and sources) do not provide the user with fundamental information that could enable informed decision making about site quality...
  71. ncbi Health-related Internet use, coping, social support, and health indicators in people living with HIV/AIDS: preliminary results from a community survey
    Seth C Kalichman
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, 406 Babbidge Road, Storrs 06269 1020, USA
    Health Psychol 22:111-6. 2003
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  72. ncbi Infodemiology: The epidemiology of (mis)information
    Gunther Eysenbach
    Am J Med 113:763-5. 2002
  73. pmc Survey of doctors' experience of patients using the Internet
    Henry W W Potts
    Cancer Research UK London Psychosocial Group Guy s, King s and St Thomas School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Med Internet Res 4:e5. 2002
    ..However, there have been no large, rigorous surveys of the perceptions of Internet-aware doctors about the actual benefits and harms to their patients of using the Internet...
  74. pmc Effect of computer support on younger women with breast cancer
    D H Gustafson
    Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 16:435-45. 2001
    ..Assess impact of a computer-based patient support system on quality of life in younger women with breast cancer, with particular emphasis on assisting the underserved...
  75. ncbi Palliative care on the net: an online survey of health care professionals
    J Pereira
    Palliative Care Program, Foothills Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Palliat Care 17:41-5. 2001
    ..Further development of online resources should address the needs of users. Evaluation of these resources is called for...
  76. ncbi An exploratory study of Taiwanese consumers' experiences of using health-related websites
    Li Ling Hsu
    School of Nursing, Chang Gung Institute of Technology, Tao Yuan, Taiwan, ROC
    J Nurs Res 13:129-40. 2005
    ..The author recommends to enhance health information access skills, understand the needs and preferences of consumers, promote the quality of medical websites, and improve the functions of medical websites...
  77. pmc Ten ways to improve information technology in the NHS
    Azeem Majeed
    Primary Care Research Unit, School of Public Policy, 29 30 Tavistock Square, University College London, London WC1H 9QU
    BMJ 326:202-6. 2003
  78. pmc Use of the Internet by patients before and after cardiac surgery: telephone survey
    M Murero
    International Institute of Infonomics, Herleen, The Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 3:E27. 2001
    ..Little is known about to what extent patients who underwent medical treatment access the Internet and whether they benefit from consulting the Internet...
  79. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of an information prescription for pediatric patient education on the Internet
    Donna M D'Alessandro
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Iowa Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242 1009, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:857-62. 2004
    ..Information prescriptions (IPs) are prescriptions of specific, evidence-based information to manage health problems...
  80. pmc eHealth trends in Europe 2005-2007: a population-based survey
    Per Egil Kummervold
    Norwegian Centre for Telemedicine, University Hospital of North Norway, PO Box 35, N 9038 Tromsø, Norway
    J Med Internet Res 10:e42. 2008
    ..People are using the Internet for various health-related purposes. It is important to monitor such use as it may have an impact on the individual's health and behavior, patient-practitioner roles, and on general health care provision...
  81. ncbi Awareness of the National Cancer Institute's Cancer Information Service: results from the Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS)
    Linda Squiers
    Office of Cancer Information Service, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20850, USA
    J Health Commun 11:117-33. 2006
    ..A similar pattern was found for other sociodemographic variables. Results of this study will guide the development of a targeted promotional campaign for the CIS...
  82. ncbi What do patients with prostate or breast cancer want from an Internet site? A qualitative study of information needs
    Linda Rozmovits
    DIPEx, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 53:57-64. 2004
    ..Respondents were aware of the possible pitfalls of taking health information from the Internet and often compared information from several sources before believing it...
  83. ncbi Diabetes websites accredited by the Health On the Net Foundation Code of Conduct: readable or not?
    Sanja Kusec
    Andrija Stampar School of Public Health, Medical School, University of Zagreb, Croatia
    Stud Health Technol Inform 95:655-60. 2003
    ..It is suggested that the readability level, and the name of the formula used, be used on the websites themselves to help the Internet users decide which sites could be of the greatest benefit to them...
  84. pmc Patient Internet use for health information at three urban primary care clinics
    Suzanne Dickerson
    School of Nursing, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:499-504. 2004
    ..To survey a cross section of patients presenting to three urban primary care clinics to understand online health information search behaviors...
  85. ncbi Of studies, syntheses, synopses, summaries, and systems: the "5S" evolution of information services for evidence-based healthcare decisions
    Brian Haynes
    McMaster University Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Evid Based Nurs 10:6-7. 2007
  86. pmc Does the internet harm health? Some evidence exists that the internet does harm health
    Robert Kiley
    BMJ 324:238-9. 2002
  87. pmc Caution required when relying on a colleague's advice; a comparison between professional advice and evidence from the literature
    Frederieke Schaafsma
    Coronel Institute for Occupational and Environmental Health, Academic Medical Centre, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:59. 2005
    ..To find out if there was a difference between expert-based practice and EBM we compared professional advice on occupational health topics with best evidence from the literature...
  88. pmc Indicators of accuracy of consumer health information on the Internet: a study of indicators relating to information for managing fever in children in the home
    Don Fallis
    School of Information Resources and Library Science, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85719, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 9:73-9. 2002
    ..To identify indicators of accuracy for consumer health information on the Internet. The results will help lay people distinguish accurate from inaccurate health information on the Internet...
  89. pmc Seal of transparency heritage in the CISMeF quality-controlled health gateway
    S J Darmoni
    CISMeF, Rouen University Hospital, France
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 4:15. 2004
    ..Quality-controlled subject gateways are Internet services which apply a selected set of targeted measures to support systematic resource discovery...
  90. ncbi Quality of internet access: barrier behind internet use statistics
    Harvey Skinner
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, McMurrich Building, Ont, M5S 1A8 Toronto, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 57:875-80. 2003
    ..This is imperative for addressing the digital divide affecting populations both within countries and globally between countries...
  91. ncbi Exploring e-Health usage and interest among cancer information service users: the need for personalized interactions and multiple channels remains
    Mary Anne Bright
    Office of Cancer Information Service, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 8322, USA
    J Health Commun 10:35-52. 2005
    ..A crucial question is how best to harness and integrate these new technologies within the current generation of mediated health information systems...
  92. ncbi 'Ignorance is bliss sometimes': constraints on the emergence of the 'informed patient' in the changing landscapes of health information
    Flis Henwood
    Social Informatics Research Unit, School of Computing, Mathematical and Information Sciences, University of Brighton
    Sociol Health Illn 25:589-607. 2003
    ....
  93. pmc Use of the internet as a resource for consumer health information: results of the second osteopathic survey of health care in America (OSTEOSURV-II)
    J C Licciardone
    Department of Family Medicine, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, University of North Texas Health Science Center 3500 Camp Bowie Boulevard Fort Worth, TX 76107, USA
    J Med Internet Res 3:E31. 2001
    ..The emergence of the Internet, rather than more-traditional sources, for obtaining health information is worthy of ongoing surveillance, including identification of the factors associated with using the Internet for this purpose...
  94. pmc How do consumers search for and appraise information on medicines on the Internet? A qualitative study using focus groups
    Geraldine Peterson
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Pharmacy Building A15, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Med Internet Res 5:e33. 2003
    ..The way consumers choose and evaluate information on medicines on the Internet is important because it has been shown that written information on medicines can influence consumer attitudes to and use of medicines...
  95. ncbi Use of the Internet by parents of paediatric patients
    Brynn K Wainstein
    Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Sydney Children s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 42:528-32. 2006
    ....
  96. pmc Review of internet health information quality initiatives
    A Risk
    World Health Organization, Department of Health Information Management and Dissemination, 20 Avenue Appia, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    J Med Internet Res 3:E28. 2001
    ..One response to many of these problems has been the burgeoning output of codes of conduct by numerous organizations trying to address quality of health information...
  97. pmc Information gathering over time by breast cancer patients
    Melisa J Satterlund
    North Dakota State University, Department of Psychology, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    J Med Internet Res 5:e15. 2003
    ....
  98. pmc The impact of health information on the Internet on health care and the physician-patient relationship: national U.S. survey among 1.050 U.S. physicians
    Elizabeth Murray
    Royal Free and University College School of Medicine at University College London, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, London, UK
    J Med Internet Res 5:e17. 2003
    ..We studied physicians' experience of patients looking for health information on the Internet and their perceptions of the impact of this information on the physician-patient relationship, health care, and workload...
  99. ncbi The potential of consumer health informatics
    T K Houston
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2024 E Monument St, Suite 2-500, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 17:41-7. 2001
    ..Health care providers have important roles in helping their patients as well as the public locate, assess, and interpret health information...
  100. ncbi Bringing health care information to the deaf community
    G R Sadler
    University of California at San Diego Cancer Center, 92093 0658, USA
    J Cancer Educ 16:105-8. 2001
    ....
  101. pmc Improving Web searches: case study of quit-smoking Web sites for teenagers
    Malcolm Koo
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, McMurrich Building, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 5:e28. 2003
    ..However, little is known about the characteristics of Web sites returned by simple Web searches for information about smoking cessation for teenagers...

Research Grants80

  1. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 2
    DENNIS PATTRATH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  2. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 2
    Javier Crespo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  3. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 2
    JM J TOOEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  4. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 2
    JM J TOOEY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  5. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 2
    JM J TOOEY; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  6. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  7. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  8. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  9. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  10. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 3
    Ruth Holst; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  11. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) region 4
    Claire Hamasu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  12. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) region 4
    Claire Hamasu; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  13. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 5
    MICHELLE MALIZIA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  14. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 5
    MICHELLE MALIZIA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  15. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 6
    CATHY BURROUGHS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  16. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 7
    TAMARA COMBS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  17. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 8
    Javier Crespo; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  18. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 4
    HAMASU CLAIRE; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  19. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 4
    HAMASU CLAIRE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  20. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 8
    Javier Crespo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  21. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 4
    HAMASU CLAIRE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  22. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 8
    Javier Crespo; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  23. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 1
    Colleen Cuddy; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  24. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 6
    CATHY BURROUGHS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  25. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 6
    CATHY BURROUGHS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  26. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 5
    MICHELLE MALIZIA; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  27. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 6
    CATHY BURROUGHS; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  28. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 5
    MICHELLE MALIZIA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  29. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 5
    MICHELLE MALIZIA; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  30. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 1
    KATE BURR OLIVER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..an outreach program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the region with basic information services, by maintaining or by negotiating arrangements with libraries willing to serve individuals without a ..
  31. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 7
    Julie Kwan; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  32. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 7
    Julie Kwan; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  33. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 7
    Julie Kwan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  34. SPEAKER TRAVEL AND SCIENTIFIC SESSION SUPPORT FOR THE TERATOLOGY SOCIETY 50TH
    Christina Chambers; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Add Optional Project Narrative File Delete Optional Project Narrative File View Optional Project Narrative File !"#! ..
  35. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 1
    BARBARA EPSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  36. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 1
    BARBARA EPSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  37. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 1
    BARBARA EPSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..a program designed to provide health professionals in all parts of the Region with a basic level of information services;provide document delivery to provide health professionals;assess and respond to the needs of health ..
  38. Transforming PCI Informed Consent into an Evidence-based Decision-making Tool
    John A Spertus; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..study centers will be transformed by deploying a novel, web-based system - the Personalized Risk Information Services Manager (PRISM) - that generates individualized consent forms with estimates of risks and outcomes using ..
  39. WHOLE SLIDE IMAGING SYSTEM FOR TRANSLATIONAL NEUROSCIENCE
    Jin Moo Lee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..An experienced technician will train and assist users, and data management support will be provided by an Information Services group...
  40. SIS_REQUESTING A PURCHASE ORDER IN THE AMOUNT OF $615,000 TO SUPPORT FOR THE NAT
    David Blackburn; Fiscal Year: 2011
    The purpose of this contract is to support the NLM[unreadable]s Health Information Services Related to Disasters and Emergencies...
  41. Impact of Information Prescriptions on Medication Adherence in ED Patients
    Nancy K Roderer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..that consists of MedlinePlus referral plus customized written information from MedlinePlus plus access to information services provided by a medical librarian, herein referred to as a clinical informationist or informationist...
  42. Archiving Three Waves of the National Survey of Families and Households
    James R Walker; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Aging (NACDA), the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), and the Data and Information Services Center (DISC) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison...
  43. Global characterization of ubiquitin information networks with mass spectrometry
    Steven P Gygi; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Upon completion, our next step will be to create the complementary information networks for human genes. ..
  44. Web Portal for Nonhuman Primate Research Models
    Joseph W Kemnitz; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The proposed work builds on initiatives in information technology and provision of information services, as well as data sharing and adoption of best practices, promoted by the Wisconsin National Primate ..
  45. Research Infrastructure for the Hopkins Population Center
    Andrew J Cherlin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..An Information Services Core will provide electronic information and bibliographic services...
  46. Pregnancy outcomes and asthma medications in pregnancy: a Demonstration Project
    Christina Chambers; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These three activities taken together will further demonstrate the feasibility of the system for studying comparative safety of other recently marketed and/or commonly used medications in pregnancy. ..
  47. Developing Comprehensive Research Support Services of College of Health Sciences
    Exnevia Gomo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..administration through clinical trials support, research training courses, data management and research information services. The UZCHS has committed to ensuring synergies of the proposed project with other research and capacity ..
  48. Capacity Building of Research Administration at University of Malawi
    Victor Mwapasa; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..services ranging from clinical trials support, research training courses, data management and research information services. These services are still in their infancy but the benefits are already being felt...
  49. 23RD ANNUAL OTIS EDUCATION CONFERENCE
    Dorothy Quinn; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Add Optional Project Narrative File Delete Optional Project Narrative File View Optional Project Narrative File !""#! ..
  50. Development of a Regional Health Image Exchange Service
    BARTON LUCIUS GUTHRIE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The project is highly relevant to today's high-profile initiatives to improve care and reduce cost. ..
  51. Annual Meeting of the Neurobehavioral Teratology Society
    Charles V Vorhees; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The 2013 outside speaker estimated costs will be ~$15,000. Hence, the $2,500 contribution requested will be partial support to help the Society maintain the involvement of high quality non-member speakers. ..
  52. NATIONAL NETWORK OF LIBRARIES OF MEDICINE (NN/LM) Training center
    JANIE KAPLAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..has a broad mandate not only to collect and organize the literature of the health sciences and to provide information services, but also to develop a training and outreach program aimed to make biomedical researchers, health ..
  53. National Library of Medicine Training Center
    Sharon Dennis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., TOXNET) offered by the Specialized Information Services Division...
  54. Cancer Genetics Education for the Deaf Community
    CHRISTINA GERMAINE PALMER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Through an academic-community partnership model that embraces a web-based information services approach, this research dissemination project begins to address the disparity in access to cancer genetics ..
  55. National Library of Medicine Training Center
    Sharon Dennis; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..g., TOXNET) offered by the Specialized Information Services Division...
  56. National Library of Medicine Training Center
    Sharon Dennis; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..g., TOXNET) offered by the Specialized Information Services Division...
  57. EMOTIONAL PROCESSING
    Ned H Kalin; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This work used WNPRC Animal Services, Pathology, Operational Services, and Library &Information Services. PUBLICATIONS: Jahn AL, Fox AS, Abercrombie HC, Shelton SE, Oakes TR, Davidson RJ, Kalin NH...
  58. CIS Research Consortium (CISRC): Years 2006-2011
    Alfred C Marcus; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  59. ACCESS COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY/INFORMATION OUTREACH NETWORK
    Donald Spencer; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The specific objectives necessary to obtain this goal are 1) initiate and support on-site access to information services through the cooperative efforts of participating institutions; 2) provide each participating hospital and ..
  60. A Collaborative, Intersectional Approach to Health Disparities in Pregnancy
    Tina Bloom; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It will also bring needed health and resource information back to other women, for healthier mothers and babies in the future. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  61. Center for Demography and Ecology
    James M Raymo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Support is requested for four research support cores - Administration, Computing, Information Services and Methodology- and for Developmental Infrastructure...
  62. THREE RIVERS TRIAD - PHASE III PROJECT
    JAN PITTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..equipment, establishing connectivity,, and providing training at 8 new sites; 2) promote library and information services at all sites through the Outreach Librarian and Web Pages; 3) provide support in locating quality patient ..
  63. META ANALYSIS OF CLINICAL INFORMATION SERVICE TRIALS
    E Balas; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The purpose of this project is to assess the clinical value of computer- assisted and conventional information services by synthesizing evidence from randomized controlled clinical trials...
  64. Evaluating Patient Information Prescriptions
    NANCY RODERER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..the patient's information needs is to introduce librarians trained and experienced in consumer health information services into the relationship between the patient and the provider...
  65. PHARMACIST USE OF ONLINE INFORMATION SERVICES
    MARIE ABATE; Fiscal Year: 1992
    Although many computer information services have been developed, they are not yet extensively used or accepted by health care practitioners...
  66. COOK COUNTY HOSPITAL-RUSH UNIV JOINT INTERNET PROJECT
    Kevin Lane; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Systems, and the Academic Center Library at Cook County Hospital (CCH), working with the Departments of Information Services, Internal Medicine and the Library of Health Sciences at Rush-Presbyterian-St...
  67. GA Carmichael Grant for Access to Digital Libraries
    EDDIE ANTHONY; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..and seven school-based clinics in Canton, Camden, and Yazoo City to the most comprehensive electronic information services available within the state and at the national level. It is our aim to: 1...
  68. ENHANCED INFORMATION ACCESS FOR RURAL NORTH IDAHO
    MARCIA HORNER; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..we propose extensive on-site and electronically accessible end-user education program for a variety of information services. These will include GRATEFUL MED, a diagnostic service similar to AMA-NET's DxPlain, and a bulletin board ..
  69. CENTRALIZED AUTOMATION FOR A TWO-BRANCH HOSPITAL LIBRARY
    MERLE COLGLAZIER; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..This improvement will help surmount a major problem for the effective delivery of information services to the patrons of both libraries -- that is the libraries are physically separate facilities...
  70. Guam's Hospital & Nursing Facility Internet Connectivity
    MAX PALISSON; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..library staff will provide training and continuous support on how to access such information and online resources, while the Information Services Department of GMHA will assure technical support for both facilities.
  71. Rural Hospital Electronic Library of Michigan (RHELM)
    Stephanie John; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..SCHI currently works with these hospitals to provide limited information services. None of these hospitals have a person trained in providing library services...
  72. Digitizing Delivery of Health Information for Nebraskans
    KAREN MIER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..ICON was established to provide information services to its members, promote shared use of resources, provide education, develop methods for improving user ..
  73. HEALTHIER NORTHWOODS PEOPLE INFORMATION SYSTEMS PROJECT
    SUZANNE MATTHEW; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..the hardware, software, support systems, education, and personnel required for: introducing consumer health information services; creating clinical education experiences via virtual rounds; adding new sites in underserved communities ..
  74. Improving the Usability of Speech Technology for Speakers with Dysarthria
    TURNER RENTZ; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  75. Access to the Medical Literature for Public Health
    Michael Lischke; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..3. Provide information services: membership in the North Carolina AHEC Digital Library, literature searches, document delivery and other ..
  76. Disease marker genome annotation system
    MARTIN REESE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    Omicia, Inc. intends to deliver genomic information services to individuals that allows them to make use of current genetic and clinical research better to manage their health...
  77. LONG-TERM CARE RESEARCH AND SERVICE DELIVERY
    David Helms; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..including issues of improving care from an operational perspective, the consumer/family role, using information services, integrating acute/chronic care, and staffing...
  78. GAIN HOSPITAL LIBRARIES' LOCAL AUTOMATION PROJECT
    Jocelyn Rankin; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..are to promote the use of local resources by local health professionals; to help maintain the vitality of information services in patient care sites serving rural areas by introducing technologically up-to-date information services; ..
  79. AMERICAN INDIAN/ALASKA NATIVE INITIATIVE ON CANCER
    Judith Kaur; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The Network for Cancer Control Research among AI/AN Populations, tribes, multiple cancer centers, Cancer Information Services (CIS) and the American Cancer Society (ACS)...
  80. Integrated Advanced Information Management Systems
    Sharon Homan; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..of patient education resources and computable knowledge for health care response will serve as special emphasis areas of the overall effort to create integrated electronic information services for community and personal health decisions.