medical informatics applications

Summary

Summary: Automated systems applied to the patient care process including diagnosis, therapy, and systems of communicating medical data within the health care setting.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The LifeShirt: a multi-function ambulatory system monitoring health, disease, and medical intervention in the real world
    Paul Grossman
    University of Freiburg and FIMR, Konradstrasse 32, 79100 Freiburg, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 108:133-41. 2004
  2. ncbi Cognitive and usability engineering methods for the evaluation of clinical information systems
    Andre W Kushniruk
    Information Technology Division, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, York University, Toronto, Canada
    J Biomed Inform 37:56-76. 2004
  3. pmc Patient-centered applications: use of information technology to promote disease management and wellness. A white paper by the AMIA knowledge in motion working group
    George Demiris
    University of Washington, BNHS Box 357266, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:8-13. 2008
  4. ncbi OpenSDE: a strategy for expressive and flexible structured data entry
    Renske K Los
    Department of Medical Informatics, Ee2157, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 74:481-90. 2005
  5. pmc Biomedical informatics applications for asthma care: a systematic review
    David L Sanders
    Dept of Biomedical Informatics, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2209 Garland Ave, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:418-27. 2006
  6. pmc An informatics model for tissue banks--lessons learned from the Cooperative Prostate Cancer Tissue Resource
    Ashokkumar A Patel
    Department of Pathology, Center for Pathology Informatics, Benedum Oncology Informatics Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    BMC Cancer 6:120. 2006
  7. ncbi Systematic review: impact of health information technology on quality, efficiency, and costs of medical care
    Basit Chaudhry
    Southern California Evidence Based Practice Center, RAND, Santa Monica, California 90401, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:742-52. 2006
  8. ncbi Rapid access to information resources in clinical biochemistry: medical applications of Personal Digital Assistants (PDA)
    Muhittin A Serdar
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Gulhane School of Medicine, GATA, Ankara, 06018, Turkey
    Clin Exp Med 8:117-22. 2008
  9. ncbi Health. Care. Anywhere. Today
    David Andre
    BodyMedia, Inc, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 118:89-110. 2005
  10. ncbi Automated clinical annotation of tissue bank specimens
    John R Gilbertson
    Center for Pathology Informatics, Department of Pathology, Benedum Oncology Informatics Center, University Cancer Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, 5150 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:607-10. 2004

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Publications206 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The LifeShirt: a multi-function ambulatory system monitoring health, disease, and medical intervention in the real world
    Paul Grossman
    University of Freiburg and FIMR, Konradstrasse 32, 79100 Freiburg, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 108:133-41. 2004
    ..Clinical applications include sleep diagnostics, heart disease, pulmonary disorders, cardiopulmonary rehabilitation, early hospital discharge and pre- and post-operative monitoring, human-factors in ergonomics and behavioral medicine...
  2. ncbi Cognitive and usability engineering methods for the evaluation of clinical information systems
    Andre W Kushniruk
    Information Technology Division, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, York University, Toronto, Canada
    J Biomed Inform 37:56-76. 2004
    ..Emerging trends in the evaluation of complex information systems are discussed...
  3. pmc Patient-centered applications: use of information technology to promote disease management and wellness. A white paper by the AMIA knowledge in motion working group
    George Demiris
    University of Washington, BNHS Box 357266, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:8-13. 2008
    ..It reviews current and emerging trends; highlights challenges related to design, evaluation, reimbursement and usability; and reaches conclusions for next steps that will advance the domain...
  4. ncbi OpenSDE: a strategy for expressive and flexible structured data entry
    Renske K Los
    Department of Medical Informatics, Ee2157, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 74:481-90. 2005
    ..This description focuses on the expressiveness and flexibility of OpenSDE: an application that supports recording of structured narrative data...
  5. pmc Biomedical informatics applications for asthma care: a systematic review
    David L Sanders
    Dept of Biomedical Informatics, Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2209 Garland Ave, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:418-27. 2006
    ..Few studies demonstrated evidence of computerized applications improving clinical outcomes. Further research is needed to prospectively evaluate the impact of using biomedical informatics to improve care of asthmatic patients...
  6. pmc An informatics model for tissue banks--lessons learned from the Cooperative Prostate Cancer Tissue Resource
    Ashokkumar A Patel
    Department of Pathology, Center for Pathology Informatics, Benedum Oncology Informatics Center, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    BMC Cancer 6:120. 2006
    ..Here we describe the CPCTR information management system architecture, common data element (CDE) development, query interfaces, data curation, and quality control...
  7. ncbi Systematic review: impact of health information technology on quality, efficiency, and costs of medical care
    Basit Chaudhry
    Southern California Evidence Based Practice Center, RAND, Santa Monica, California 90401, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:742-52. 2006
    ..Experts consider health information technology key to improving efficiency and quality of health care...
  8. ncbi Rapid access to information resources in clinical biochemistry: medical applications of Personal Digital Assistants (PDA)
    Muhittin A Serdar
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Gulhane School of Medicine, GATA, Ankara, 06018, Turkey
    Clin Exp Med 8:117-22. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi Health. Care. Anywhere. Today
    David Andre
    BodyMedia, Inc, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 118:89-110. 2005
    ..This discussion will show how the convergence of design for wearability, advances in machine learning, and improvements in wireless technology will manifest the future of health care as personal, ubiquitous, and collaborative...
  10. ncbi Automated clinical annotation of tissue bank specimens
    John R Gilbertson
    Center for Pathology Informatics, Department of Pathology, Benedum Oncology Informatics Center, University Cancer Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, 5150 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:607-10. 2004
    ..The result has been much more extensive and accurate initial tissue annotation with less effort in the tissue bank, as well as dynamic ongoing annotation as the cancer registry follows patients over time...
  11. pmc The asthma kiosk: a patient-centered technology for collaborative decision support in the emergency department
    Stephen C Porter
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:458-67. 2004
    ..The asthma kiosk successfully links parents' data to guideline recommendations and identifies data critical to health improvements for asthmatic children that otherwise remains undocumented during ED-based care...
  12. ncbi Third generation participatory design in health informatics--making user participation applicable to large-scale information system projects
    Sofie Pilemalm
    Department of Computer and Information Science, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Biomed Inform 41:327-39. 2008
    ..Future research should involve evaluations of the framework in other health service settings where comprehensive HISs are developed...
  13. ncbi Dental informatics. A cornerstone of dental practice
    T Schleyer
    Department of Dental Informatics, Temple University School of Dentistry, 3223 N Broad St, TU 600 00, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 132:605-13. 2001
    ..Dental informatics is a relatively new field that has significant potential for supporting clinical care. Most dentists are unaware of what dental informatics is, what its goals are, what it has achieved and how they can get involved in it...
  14. ncbi Pivoting approaches for bulk extraction of Entity-Attribute-Value data
    Valentin Dinu
    Center for Medical Informatics, Yale University School of Medicine, PO Box 208009, New Haven, CT 06520 8009, USA
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 82:38-43. 2006
    ..An alternative but more complex approach that utilizes hash tables and the presence of abundant random-access-memory can achieve improved performance by reducing the load on the database server...
  15. ncbi Extracting data recorded with OpenSDE: possibilities and limitations
    Renske K Los
    Department of Medical Informatics, Ee2157 Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 74:473-80. 2005
    ..The focus is now shifting to data extraction: what are the possibilities for extracting the data and does the adopted strategy pose limitations?..
  16. ncbi A data-gathering broker as a future-orientated approach to supporting EPR users
    Michael Rigby
    Centre for Health Planning and Management, Darwin Building, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, UK
    Int J Med Inform 76:137-44. 2007
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  17. ncbi HELEN, a modular framework for representing and implementing clinical practice guidelines
    S Skonetzki
    Department of Medical Informatics, Heidelberg University Medical Center, Germany
    Methods Inf Med 43:413-26. 2004
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  18. ncbi New trends in the virtualization of hospitals--tools for global e-Health
    Georgi Graschew
    Surgical Research Unit OP 2000, Robert Roessle Klinik and Max Delbrueck Centrum, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Lindenberger Weg 80, D 13125, Berlin, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 121:168-75. 2006
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  19. ncbi An e-consent-based shared EHR system architecture for integrated healthcare networks
    Joachim Bergmann
    Technical University of Braunschweig, Institute for Medical Informatics, Muehlenpfordtstr 23, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 76:130-6. 2007
    ..Our work aims on specification and development of a virtual shared health record architecture using a patient-centred integration and authorization model...
  20. ncbi Managing chronic disease through home telehealth
    Stanley M Finkelstein
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Minnesota Medical School, USA
    Minn Med 89:42-5. 2006
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  21. ncbi Security and privacy issues with health care information technology
    Marci Meingast
    Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5453-8. 2006
    ..In this paper we explore the privacy and security implications of these next-generation health care technologies. We describe existing methods for handling issues as well as discussing which issues need further consideration...
  22. ncbi Archetype-based semantic integration and standardization of clinical data
    David Moner
    Biomedical Informatics Group, Technical University, Valencia, Spain
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5141-4. 2006
    ..LinkEHR-Ed has been designed to be easily used by the two main participants of the creation process of archetypes for clinical data integration: the Health domain expert and the Information Technologies domain expert...
  23. ncbi Geographically distributed complementary content-based image retrieval systems for biomedical image informatics
    Sameer K Antani
    National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 129:493-7. 2007
    ..S. National Library of Medicine in the United States of America...
  24. ncbi Informatics in radiology (infoRAD): A complete continuous-availability PACS archive server
    Brent J Liu
    Department of Radiology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    Radiographics 24:1203-9. 2004
    ..As hospital PACS become more widespread, the need for CA PACS solutions will increase. A TMR CA PACS archive server can reliably help achieve CA in this setting...
  25. pmc Mastering DICOM with DVTk
    Glenn Potter
    AGFA HealthCare, Mortsel, Belgium
    J Digit Imaging 20:47-62. 2007
    ..Our goal is to encourage involvement in this open-source project and attract developers to build off and further enrich this platform for DICOM integration testing...
  26. pmc QIS: A framework for biomedical database federation
    Luis Marenco
    Center for Medical Informatics, Yale University, School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8009, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:523-34. 2004
    ..Metadata version difference determination coupled with decomposition of stored queries is used as the basis for partial query recovery when the schema of data sources alters...
  27. ncbi Evaluation of KNAVE-II: a tool for intelligent query and exploration of patient data
    Susana B Martins
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:648-52. 2004
    ..User satisfaction with KNAVE-II was significantly superior compared to satisfaction using paper or ESS, based on a standard usability scale. Users also explicitly ranked KNAVE-II as superior to paper and the ESS...
  28. ncbi The PRIDEH project: taking up privacy protection services in eHealth
    Filip De Meyer
    CUSTODIX nv, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Stud Health Technol Inform 96:173-9. 2003
    ..PRIDEH wants to enhance the take-up of PET delivery based on sound TTP principles in the domain of healthcare...
  29. ncbi A model driven approach for the German health telematics architectural framework and security infrastructure
    Bernd Blobel
    eHealth Competence Center, University of Regensburg Medical Center, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, D 93042 Regensburg, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 76:169-75. 2007
    ..It fits into developments currently performed by many other developed countries...
  30. pmc A view from the Internet age: let's build a health system that meets the needs of the next generation
    Alejandro R Jadad
    Centre for Global eHealth Innovation, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    CMAJ 171:1457-8. 2004
  31. ncbi An object-oriented framework for medical image registration, fusion, and visualization
    Yang Ming Zhu
    PET Engineering, Philips Medical Systems, 595 Miner Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44143, USA
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 82:258-67. 2006
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  32. ncbi EFMI symposium on "Electronic Health Record Healthcare Registers and Telemedicine"
    Jana Zvarova
    Int J Med Inform 75:183-4. 2006
  33. ncbi Towards shared patient records: an architecture for using routine data for nationwide research
    Petra Knaup
    University of Heidelberg, Department of Medical Informatics, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 75:191-200. 2006
    ..High quality harmonization will lead to a higher amount of multiply used data. When using eardap, special emphasis is to be placed on interfaces to local hospital information systems and data security issues...
  34. ncbi From a paper-based transmission of discharge summaries to electronic communication in health care regions
    Thomas Schabetsberger
    University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology UMIT, Institute for Health Information System, Eduard Wallnöfer Zentrum 1, A 6060 Hall i T, Austria
    Int J Med Inform 75:209-15. 2006
    ..Our aim was to develop and to realise a strategy for a stepwise replacement of the paper-based transmission of medical documents with a distributed, shared medical record...
  35. ncbi Advanced and secure architectural EHR approaches
    Bernd Blobel
    Chair of the EFMI WG Electronic Health Records, University Hospital Magdeburg, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 75:185-90. 2006
    ..For meeting the challenge of scalable, flexible, portable, secure EHR systems, the underlying EHR architecture must be based on the component paradigm and model driven, separating platform-independent and platform-specific models...
  36. ncbi eHealth in Europe: towards higher goals
    Persephone Doupi
    Centre of Excellence for Information and Communication Technology OSKE, Finland
    World Hosp Health Serv 41:35-9, 41, 43. 2005
    ..The review is accompanied by an analysis of expert feedback on eHealth drivers and barriers...
  37. ncbi An OGSA-based integration of life-scientific resources for drug discovery
    T Kosaka
    Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Osaka University, 5 1 Mihogaoka, Ibaraki, Osaka 567 0047, Japan
    Methods Inf Med 44:257-61. 2005
    ..In this paper, a variety of heterogeneous Web-based life-scientific resources are integrated toward the improvement of drug discovery performance...
  38. ncbi The first grid for the oral and maxillofacial region and its application for speech analysis
    K Nozaki
    Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka University, 1 8 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Methods Inf Med 44:253-6. 2005
    ..Introduction of a new grid-based method for analyzing speech functions which takes into account the related information of patients' data and the oral air flow with pronouncing analyzed by computational fluid dynamics...
  39. ncbi Improving access of associated states to advanced concepts in medical telematics--a day before the accession to EU
    Mariusz Duplaga
    Jagiellonian University Medical College, Skawińska Str 8, 31 066 Krakow, Poland
    Int J Med Inform 75:300-5. 2006
    ..The activities employed to reach this objective included publishing activities, events and trainings as well as intake of solutions from supporting centres...
  40. ncbi The GENIUS web portal--an easy way to access the Grid
    G Andronico
    Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare, Sezione di Catania, Catania, Italy
    Methods Inf Med 44:215-20. 2005
    ..The objective of this paper is to present a solution to this problem...
  41. ncbi GEMSS: privacy and security for a medical Grid
    S E Middleton
    IT Innovation Centre, University of Southampton, 2 Venture Road, Chilworth Science Park, Southampton SO16 7NP, UK
    Methods Inf Med 44:182-5. 2005
    ..The GEMSS project is developing a secure Grid infrastructure through which six medical simulations services can be invoked. We examine the legal and security framework within which GEMSS operates...
  42. ncbi GEMSS: grid-infrastructure for medical service provision
    S Benkner
    Institute for Software Science, University of Vienna, Liechtensteinstrasse 22, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Methods Inf Med 44:177-81. 2005
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  43. ncbi Grid requirements for the integration of biomedical information resources for health applications
    I C Oliveira
    Universidade de Aveiro IEETA, Campus Universitario de Santiago, P3810 193 Aveiro, Portugal
    Methods Inf Med 44:161-7. 2005
    ..The goal of this paper is to identify how Grid technology can be applied for the development and deployment of integration systems, bringing together distributed and heterogeneous biomedical information sources for medical applications...
  44. ncbi Privacy protection for HealthGrid applications
    B Claerhout
    Department of Medical Informatics and Statistics, University Hospital Gent, Building 3 5th floor, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Methods Inf Med 44:140-3. 2005
    ..Public authorities have become convinced of the need to enforce privacy protection and make considerable efforts for promoting through privacy protection legislation the deployment of PETs...
  45. ncbi Design and implementation of a smart card based healthcare information system
    Geylani Kardas
    International Computer Institute, Ege University, Bornova, 35100 Izmir, Turkey
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 81:66-78. 2006
    ..System is developed on Java platform by using object oriented architecture and design patterns...
  46. ncbi Healthcare compunetics
    Andy Marsh
    VMW Solutions Ltd, 9 Northlands Rd, Whitenap, Romsey, Hampshire S051 5RU, UK
    Stud Health Technol Inform 103:3-11. 2004
    ..Healthcare Compunetics, the combination of computing and networking customised for medical and care, will provide the common policy and framework for combined multi-disciplinary research, development, implementation and usage...
  47. ncbi e-Health Initiative update: proceedings from the e-Health Technology Summit
    Janice L Clarke
    Department of Health Policy, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Am J Med Qual 20:6S-24S. 2005
  48. ncbi The case for eHealth
    Denise Silber
    Basil Strategies
    Stud Health Technol Inform 100:3-27. 2004
  49. ncbi Flexible information storage in MUDR(II) EHR
    Josef Spidlen
    European Centre of Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Institute of Computer Science, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Pod Vodarenskou vezi 2, 182 07 Prague 8, Czech Republic
    Int J Med Inform 75:201-8. 2006
    ..Within that project we are developing a new system for continual shared health care...
  50. ncbi Java-based Open Platform for distributed health telematics applications
    Petra Hoepner
    Fraunhofer Institute FOKUS, Berlin, Germany
    Stud Health Technol Inform 96:73-9. 2003
    ..The technical details of the realisation are presented. Possible future enhancements for user-centric, adaptable services based on next-generation mobile service environments are outlined...
  51. ncbi Evaluating the impact of a service-oriented framework for healthcare interoperability
    Stylianos Daskalakis
    Health Informatics Laboratory, Faculty of Nursing, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:285-90. 2008
    ..The data gathered was analyzed using partial least squares. The generated results highlighted the importance of information quality whereas system quality did not prove to be a strong significant predictor in the overall model...
  52. ncbi Integrating clinical, gene expression, protein expression and preanalytical data for in silico cancer research
    Delphine Rossille
    UPRES EA3888 Conceptual Modeling of Biomedical Knowledge, Rennes University, France
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:455-60. 2008
    ..A secure web-based platform allows any collaborative team to request the data warehouse and access basic statistics on integrated data. The presented system is currently in use...
  53. ncbi The contextual nature of usability and its relevance to medical informatics
    Dag Svanaes
    Department of Computer and Information Science, NTNU, Norway
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:541-6. 2008
    ..The contextual view on usability is particularly important for health information systems because of their great diversity concerning user groups, tasks, and work environments...
  54. ncbi Challenges of telematics and telemedicine for health care: from e-Europe 2002 to the electronic health passport
    G T W Dietzel
    Federal Ministry of Health and Social Security, 53108 Bonn
    Int J Comput Dent 5:107-14. 2002
  55. ncbi Health-enabling technologies for pervasive health care: on services and ICT architecture paradigms
    Reinhold Haux
    Peter L Reichertz Institute for Medical Informatics, University of Braunschweig Institute of Technology and Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Inform Health Soc Care 33:77-89. 2008
    ..Progress in information and communication technologies (ICT) is providing new opportunities for pervasive health care services in aging societies...
  56. ncbi Using ESB and BPEL for evolving healthcare systems towards SOA
    D Papakonstantinou
    Department of Digital Systems, University of Piraeus, Piraeus 185 34, Greece
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:747-52. 2008
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  57. ncbi Adaptive user interface customization through browsing knowledge capitalization
    Chirine Ghedira
    Laboratoire d Ingénierie des Systèmes d Information LISI, INSA, Lyon, France
    Int J Med Inform 68:219-28. 2002
    ..We illustrate our approach with the implementation of HEMA, a clinical workstation prototype that we have specialized for the cardiology domain...
  58. ncbi Algorithms and heuristics for efficient medical information display in PDA
    Suman Kundu
    Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Kharagpur, West Bengal, Pin 721302, India
    Comput Biol Med 37:1272-82. 2007
    ..This visualization tools increases the resource utilization of PDA by offloading a part of the computation to the server. A suitable caching scheme is incorporated for optimum utilization of communication channel bandwidth...
  59. pmc Evaluation of an architecture for intelligent query and exploration of time-oriented clinical data
    Susana B Martins
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Artif Intell Med 43:17-34. 2008
    ..KNAVE-II mediates queries to a distributed temporal-abstraction architecture (IDAN), which uses a knowledge-based problem-solving method specializing in on-the-fly computation of clinical queries...
  60. ncbi Towards a virtual anonymisation grid for unified access to remote clinical data
    R Sinnott
    National e Science Centre, University of Glasgow, UK
    Stud Health Technol Inform 138:90-101. 2008
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  61. ncbi Reinforcement learning interfaces for biomedical database systems
    I Rudowsky
    Dept of Comput and Inf Sci, Brooklyn College of the City Univ of New York, NY, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:6269-72. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate how reinforcement learning algorithms can assist the user in interacting with the database interface application that has been developed to improve the performance of the system...
  62. ncbi A web application for managing data of cardiovascular risk patients
    Stefano Bonacina
    Bioeng Dept, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:6324-7. 2006
    ..Such application is intended to be part of a home monitoring system to be used during the home physical training program of cardiovascular risk patients...
  63. ncbi Digital watermarking in telemedicine applications--towards enhanced data security and accessibility
    Aggeliki L Giakoumaki
    Biomed Eng Lab, Nat Tech Univ of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:6328-31. 2006
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  64. ncbi IHE based interoperability - benefits and challenges
    Florian Wozak
    University of Health Sciences Medical Informatics and Technology, Research Division for eHealth and Telemedicine, Hall, Austria
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:771-6. 2008
    ..Interoperability is regarded as vital success factor. However a clear definition of interoperability does not exist. The aim of this work is to define and to assess interoperability criteria as required for EHRs...
  65. ncbi A dynamic Web application within an n-tier architecture: a Multi-Source Information System for end-stage renal disease
    Mohamed Ben Said
    Service de Biostatistique et d Informatique Médicale, Hopital Necker, Universite Paris 5, France
    Stud Health Technol Inform 95:95-100. 2003
    ..The n-tier architecture is a robust model and flexible enough to aggregate multiple information sources and integrate modular developments. The data warehouse is dedicated to support health care decision-making...
  66. ncbi CEMARA: a Web dynamic application within a N-tier architecture for rare diseases
    Claude Messiaen
    Paris Descartes University, UPRESS EA 4067 and Service de Biostatistique et d Informatique Médicale, APHP Necker Enfants Malades Hospital, Paris France
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:51-6. 2008
    ..A description of CEMARA is provided as well as its cooperation with Orphanet and Genatlas, and a presentation of 11803 current records collected by more than 300 health care professionals belonging to more than 70 sites...
  67. ncbi Modeling and designing a proteomics application on PROTEUS
    M Cannataro
    University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, Campus di Germaneto, Viale Europa Germaneto, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Methods Inf Med 44:221-6. 2005
    ..In this paper we propose a software platform allowing to model and execute biomedical applications on the Grid...
  68. ncbi [Personal access communications systems (PACS): the image network is integrated into the health information system]
    M Decouvelaere
    Hospices Civils de Lyon
    J Radiol 84:844-50. 2003
  69. ncbi Mobile collaborative medical display system
    Sanghun Park
    Department of Multimedia, Dongguk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 89:248-60. 2008
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  70. pmc What is eHealth (4): a scoping exercise to map the field
    Claudia Pagliari
    Division of Clinical and Community Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, 20 West Richmond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DZ, United Kingdom
    J Med Internet Res 7:e9. 2005
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  71. pmc Hypertension and medical informatics
    William McBride
    Merck and Co Inc, Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 95:1048-56. 2003
    ..Applications of medical informatics can facilitate the management of hypertension. Examples that illustrate the utility, status, and future potential of medical informatics applications in the treatment of hypertension are presented.
  72. ncbi Medical informatics in the intensive care unit: overview of technology assessment
    Neill Adhikari
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada
    J Crit Care 18:41-7. 2003
    ..Recently, medical informatics applications have been developed to store and display patient information and assist clinical decision making...
  73. pmc Who is monitoring your infections: shouldn't you be?
    Jeffrey A Claridge
    Department of Surgery, MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 44109 1998, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 10:59-64. 2009
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  74. pmc Benefits of an object-oriented database representation for controlled medical terminologies
    H Gu
    CIS Department, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark 07120, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 6:283-303. 1999
    Controlled medical terminologies (CMTs) have been recognized as important tools in a variety of medical informatics applications, ranging from patient-record systems to decision-support systems...
  75. pmc Enhancing participant safety through electronically generated medication order sets in a clinical research environment: a medical informatics initiative
    Christine M Formea
    Hospital Pharmacy Services, Mayo Clinic, St Marys Hospital, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 3:312-5. 2010
    ..Enhancing safety in medication ordering and prescribing practices in a clinical research environment provided the background for multidisciplinary cooperation in medical informatics...
  76. ncbi Evaluation in health informatics: computer simulation
    James G Anderson
    Sociology and Anthropology Department, Purdue University, 1365 Stone Hall, 353 Stone Hall Office, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1365, USA
    Comput Biol Med 32:151-64. 2002
    The evaluation of complex medical informatics applications involves not only the information system, but also its impact on the organizational environment in which it is implemented...
  77. pmc Desiderata for controlled medical vocabularies in the twenty-first century
    J J Cimino
    Department of Medical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Methods Inf Med 37:394-403. 1998
    Builders of medical informatics applications need controlled medical vocabularies to support their applications and it is to their advantage to use available standards...
  78. ncbi A concept model for the automatic maintenance of controlled medical vocabularies
    J Rodriguez
    Medical Informatics Group, School of Computer Science Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
    Stud Health Technol Inform 52:618-22. 1998
    A controlled medical vocabulary is a fundamental requirement in a range of medical informatics applications. Large vocabularies development and maintenance is labor intensive and costly...
  79. ncbi Evaluating informatics applications--clinical decision support systems literature review
    B Kaplan
    Center for Medical Informatics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Int J Med Inform 64:15-37. 2001
    ..Consequently, there is a lack of information useful for understanding why CDSSs may or may not be effective, resulting in making less informed decisions about these technologies and, by extension, other medical informatics applications.
  80. ncbi Evaluating informatics applications--some alternative approaches: theory, social interactionism, and call for methodological pluralism
    B Kaplan
    Center for Medical Informatics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Int J Med Inform 64:39-56. 2001
    ..is a CDSS, the evaluation approach also is useful for clinical guideline implementation and other medical informatics applications. Similarly, although the discussion is about social interactionism, the more important point is the ..
  81. pmc Segmentation of fluorescence microscopy cell images using unsupervised mining
    Xian Du
    Data Mining Research Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, College of Engineering and Science, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA, USA
    Open Med Inform J 4:41-9. 2010
    ..We also demonstrate that these methods need spatial information to segment complex real cell images with a high degree of efficacy, as expected in many medical informatics applications.
  82. ncbi Evaluation in health informatics: social network analysis
    James G Anderson
    Sociology and Anthropology Department, Purdue University, 1365 Stone Hall, 353 Stone Hall Office, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1365, USA
    Comput Biol Med 32:179-93. 2002
    ..individual and organizational attitudes and behavior such as the adoption, diffusion, and use of new medical informatics applications. This paper presents an introduction to the concepts and methods of social network analysis...
  83. pmc Mayo clinic NLP system for patient smoking status identification
    Guergana K Savova
    Biomedical Informatics Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55902, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:25-8. 2008
    ..Our general medical natural language engine is easily adaptable to a real-world medical informatics application. Some of the limitations as applied to the use-case are negation detection and temporal resolution...
  84. ncbi Empowering citizens with access control mechanisms to their personal health resources
    J Calvillo
    University of Seville, Spain
    Int J Med Inform 82:58-72. 2013
    ..and s/he is granted the ability of controlling access to them by third parties. The subject of care exchanges his/her passive role without any decision capacity for an active one allowing to control who accesses what...
  85. ncbi Computational biomedicine: a challenge for the twenty-first century
    Peter V Coveney
    Centre for Computational Science, University College London, United Kingdom
    Stud Health Technol Inform 174:105-10. 2012
    ..They make demands of information technology at many scales, from the desktop to national and international infrastructures for data storage and processing, linked by high performance networks...
  86. pmc The current capabilities of health information technology to support care transitions
    Lipika Samal
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2013:1231. 2013
    ..We also found that HIT is rarely employed for patient-centered care coordination mechanisms. In conclusion, HIT tools are typically used within one healthcare setting to prepare for a transition, rather than across healthcare settings. ..
  87. pmc Health literacy screening instruments for eHealth applications: a systematic review
    Sarah A Collins
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare System, Wellesley, MA, USA
    J Biomed Inform 45:598-607. 2012
    ..To systematically review current health literacy (HL) instruments for use in consumer-facing and mobile health information technology screening and evaluation tools...
  88. ncbi E-health implementation challenges in Iranian medical centers: a qualitative study in Iran
    Mohammad Sharifi
    Faculty of Management and Human Resource, Malaysia Technological University, Johor Bahru, Malaysia
    Telemed J E Health 19:122-8. 2013
    ..Iran is also a developing country that is presently applying this promising technology for its traditional healthcare delivery...
  89. ncbi Understanding clinical work practices for cross-boundary decision support in e-health
    Hissam Tawfik
    Department of Computer Science, Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool, UK
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 16:530-41. 2012
    ..Based on the guidelines, the paper proposes the conceptual design of CaDHealth, a practice-centered framework for making sense of clinical practices across work settings for effective cross-boundary e-health decision support...
  90. pmc Knowledge management and informatics considerations for comparative effectiveness research: a case-driven exploration
    Peter J Embi
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Med Care 51:S38-44. 2013
    ..Despite this promise, challenges face those wishing to leverage such data. In this paper we aim to enumerate some of the knowledge management and informatics issues common to such data reuse...
  91. 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...
  92. ncbi A computational framework to quantify tissue microstructural integrity using conventional MRI macrostructural volumetry
    Indika S Walimuni
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Comput Biol Med 41:1073-81. 2011
    ..We also demonstrate the application of these methods in the provision of quality control measures to assess the fidelity of tissue segmentation and multi-modal MRI registration...
  93. ncbi Supporting medical planning by mitigating cognitive load
    D W Glasspool
    Advanced Computation Laboratory, Cancer Research UK, PO Box 123, London WC2A 3PX, United Kingdom
    Methods Inf Med 46:636-40. 2007
    ..Decision support for planning has broader requirements than are typically considered in medical informatics applications. We consider the appropriate design of software to assist medical planning.
  94. ncbi The establishment of the Australian and New Zealand Neonatal Network
    Deborah A Donoghue
    Northern Rivers University Department of Rural Health, Lismore, NSW 2480, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 45:400-4. 2009
    ..Members take a major role in reviewing the evidence for care and ensuring its effective use in clinical practice...
  95. ncbi A bilateral integrative health-care knowledge service mechanism based on 'MedGrid'
    Chao Liu
    Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management, School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
    Comput Biol Med 38:446-60. 2008
    ..Each level and detailed contents are described on MedGrid info-structure. Moreover, a new diagnosis and treatment mechanism are formed by technically connecting with electronic health-care records (EHRs)...
  96. ncbi Post-coordination in practice: evaluating compositional terminological system-based registration of ICU reasons for admission
    Nicolette F de Keizer
    Academic Medical Center, Department of Medical Informatics, J1b 115, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 77:828-35. 2008
    ..TSs are more commonly implemented nowadays, especially those that support post-coordination. The effect of using a compositional TS on correctness and specificity of captured patient data is unknown...
  97. ncbi 3LGM2-modeling to support management of health information systems
    Alfred Winter
    Leipzig University, Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Haertelstr 16 18, D 04107 Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Med Inform 76:145-50. 2007
    ..Due to their complexity information management needs a thorough description or model of the managed information system...
  98. ncbi ePractice: the future is now
    Brenda Williams
    Tenn Med 98:429-33. 2005
  99. ncbi Ngi and Internet2: accelerating the creation of tomorrow's internet
    M Kratz
    Internet2 Health Sciences Initiative, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 84:28-32. 2001
    ..Internet2 and NGI,strive to combine the expertise of their constituents to establish a distributed knowledge system for achieving innovation in research, teaching, learning, and clinical care...
  100. pmc Communities' readiness for health information exchange: the National Landscape in 2004
    J Marc Overhage
    Associate Professor, Regenstrief Institute, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1050 Wishard Blvd, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2872, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:107-12. 2005
    ..Little data exist about the activities taking place in communities to create LHIIs...
  101. ncbi Health informatics for improving the Dutch healthcare system
    C P Kees Louwerse
    ICT department, LUMC Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Stud Health Technol Inform 96:180-5. 2003
    ..Some examples are given, especially from the field of Quality Assurance and Information Security...

Research Grants47

  1. MIASMA: A Medical Informatics Application for Systematic Microbiological Alerts
    RANDY CARNEVALE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  2. Allergy Alerts in Computerized Physician Entry
    David Bates; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We believe the results of our work will improve patient safety and the overall quality of pharmacotherapy. We also believe that the results of our study will be applicabe to other healthcare systems ..
  3. Statewide Implementation of Electronic Health Records
    David Bates; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Dissemination of the results of this work should speed efforts toward the establishment of a national health information infrastructure. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. Health Literacy and Information Management in ADHD: Designing an Optimal Record
    Stephen Porter; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Findings will provide a usable and useful technology product that overcomes literacy related barriers and thereby improves care for the most common pediatric mental health disorder. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. A Controlled Terminology for Diagnoses and Findings in General Dentistry
    Titus Schleyer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. ParentLink: Better and Safer Emergency Care for Children
    Stephen Porter; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Clinical Decision Support in Community Hospitals: Barriers & Facilitators
    Joan S Ash; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. hospitals to Increase quality, safety and efficiency benefits from CPOE with CDS. ..
  8. Conference:Dental Informatics and Dental Research
    Titus Schleyer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  9. SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE FOR GUIDELINE DIRECTED THERAPY
    Mark Musen; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  10. MOTOR CORTEX REORGANIZATION
    John Donoghue; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These results may also provide a basis for new regiments that promote beneficial reorganization or cortex after damage by showing how activity and specific mechanisms participate in restructuring cortical organization. ..
  11. Kidney Transplant CareLink
    Charles Safran; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Kidney Transplant CareLink addresses a significant unmet need in the marketplace. ..
  12. A Computational Testbed for Biosurveillance Methods
    Mark Musen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The computational architecture that we propose will serve[unreadable] as a model for the next generation of such systems.[unreadable]..
  13. COMPUTER INFO, SUPPORT & PLATFORM IMPACT--BREAST CANCER
    David Gustafson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Implications for systems design will result. ..
  14. IMPROVING COMBINED BUPRENORPHINE-BEHAVIORAL TREATMENT
    WARREN BICKEL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Finally, this project will contribute positively to this region's public health by providing a substantial portion of all outpatient pharmacotherapy services for opioid dependence in the State of Vermont. ..
  15. A home-based behavioral treatment for cigarette smoking
    Jesse Dallery; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..As such, it may hold significant promise as a way to reduce the high rates of morbidity and mortality associated with smoking. ..
  16. Web-Based Support for Informal Caregivers in Cancer
    David Gustafson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We also hypothesize that CGCHESS+CR will improve the outcomes more and that minority caregivers will benefit more than Caucasians. Our process analyses will study the mechanisms of CHESS effect. ..
  17. RCT Evaluating Improvement Strategies for Addiction Tx
    David H Gustafson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study should create a practical model for improving efficiency and effectiveness of addiction treatment. ..
  18. BioSCRIBE: Collaborative Experiment Management Software
    Rex Jakobovits; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As such, it will have strong commercial potential as a software product aimed at hospitals, universities, and private research labs. ..
  19. The Behavioral Economics of Relapse
    Warren K Bickel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  20. IMPLEMENTATION OF COMPUTER-BASED HEALTH SUPPORT SYSTEMS
    David Gustafson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. VOCABULARY MANAGEMENT FOR CLINICAL RESEARCH DATABASES
    Cynthia Brandt; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  22. Internet CareLink for Pediatric Home Chemotherapy
    Charles Safran; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..PediatricCancer CareLink will serve as a model for enhancing care processes and outcomes for patients and families dealing with other forms of cancer and with other treatment regimens. ..
  23. A home-based behavioral treatment for cigarette smoking
    Jesse Dallery; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Cancer CareLink for Patient Self Reports
    Charles Safran; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We anticipate that Cancer CareLink will serve as a model for enhancing care processes and patient outcomes. ..
  25. Impulsivity and Treatments for Relapse Prevention in Smo
    Jesse Dallery; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..g., cue exposure, contextual factors, nicotine deprivation, drugs of abuse, pharmacotherapies, stress, etc) affect the impulsive choices that lead to or prevent relapse. ..
  26. Does Menopause Matter?
    Rachel Hess; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It will facilitate the candidate's transition to an independent health services researcher examining the impact of biologic and sociologic factors on HRQOL and HSU. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. Disease Surveillance in Real Time: Geotemporal Methods
    Kenneth Mandl; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Once these methods are established, they can be applied to any other meaningful set of syndromes. ..
  28. A Multifaceted Adaptive Testing Approach to Health Literacy in Older Adults
    David Kaufman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The tool has the potential to be used to support research on health literacy, develop screening tools for clinicians and tailor health education materials for older adult patients and consumers at varying levels of literacy. ..
  29. WFU_Pickatlas Interoperability
    Joseph Maldjian; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This project will build on the pickatlas software to provide automated neuroanatomical region of interest analyses for human imaging studies and studies of non-human primates. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Mediated Integration of Neuroscience Resources
    Luis Marenco; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  31. Indiana Program of Excellence in Biomedical Computing
    Clement McDonald; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. Internet Telehealth for Pediatric Asthma Case Management
    David Gustafson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Nursing care management and CHESS have both been shown to have positive outcomes in chronic disease management, however this is the first opportunity to study them in combination. ..
  33. BEHAVIORAL ECONOMICS OF DRUG CHOICE
    WARREN BICKEL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable]..
  34. Effects of Nicotine on Environmental Stimuli
    Jesse Dallery; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  35. Impact of Health Information Technology Quality of Care--Cardiovascular Disease
    Basit Chaudhry; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Primary data collection related to CPRS adoption is currently in its pilot chase. ..
  36. A SHARED TISSUE RESOURCE FOR THE MOLECULAR CLASSIFACTION
    Michael Becich; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The purpose of this proposal is to provide prostate cancer researchers with a next-generation tissue banking resources to catalyze research innovations in prostate cancer biology, detection and treatment. ..
  37. A Technology-Enhanced Nursing Intervention for Hospice Caregivers
    George Demiris; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  38. Surveillance and health promotion informatics at work
    Kenneth Mandl; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The formative evaluation will occur in two test beds, a major US corporation and a Canadian Province. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Indiana PROSPECT
    JOSEPH MARCUS OVERHAGE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  40. Chemotherapy & Cognition in Older breast Cancer Patients
    James Grigsby; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The results could have important implications for decision-making about adjuvant chemotherapy, will further delineate the scope and nature of this problem, and could provide data useful in neuroprotective interventions. ..
  41. MINORITY MENTAL HEALTH RESEARCH AT CHARLES R DREW UNIV
    Gregory Gray; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  42. Value of Health Information Exchange in Ambulatory Care
    JOSEPH OVERHAGE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  43. Integrated Tool for Biological Parametric Mapping
    Joseph Maldjian; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  44. Action tremor & dementia in male carriers of fragile X
    James Grigsby; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. Mesothelioma Virtual Bank for Translational Research
    Michael Becich; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  46. Surveillance and health promotion informatics at work
    Kenneth Mandl; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Secondary outcomes will be impact on rates of self-reported illness, and on knowledge, attitudes and beliefs about influenza. The formative evaluation will occur in two test beds, a major US corporation and a Canadian Province. ..
  47. Anger Assessment and Intervention in Rural Youth
    Kathryn Puskar; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The intervention reduces a health disparity by providing a service for rural youth. ..