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Current Issue

2016 (Vol. 55): Issue 4 2016

Journal: Methods of Information in Medicine
Subtitle: A journal stressing, for more than 50 years, the methodology and scientific fundamentals of organizing, representing and analyzing data, information and knowledge in biomedicine and health care
ISSN: 0026-1270

15 articles
1.

Editorial

S. Koch (1), C. U. Lehmann (2), R. Haux (3)

(1) Health Informatics Centre, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden; (2) Departments of Biomedical Informatics and Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA; (3) Peter L. Reichertz Institute for Medical Informatics, University of Braunschweig – Institute of Technology and Hannover Medical School, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 299-300

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME16-03-0002

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2.

Editorial

S. de Lusignan (1), A. Moen (2)

(1) Department of Clinical & Experimental Medicine, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK; (2) Institute for Health and Society, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 301-302

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME16-03-0001

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Editorial

Editor`s Choice

K. Yana (1)

(1) Department of Applied Informatics, Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 303-304

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME15-25-0009

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Original Article

Editor`s Choice

T. M. Deserno (1), N. Marx (2)

(1) Aachen University of Technology (RWTH), Department of Medical Informatics, Aachen, Germany; (2) Department of Cardiology – Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 305-311

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME15-05-0009

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Original Article

Editor`s Choice

C. Baumgartner (1), E. G. Caiani (2), H. Dickhaus (3), C. A. Kulikowski (4), K. Schiecke (5), J. H. van Bemmel (6), H. Witte (5)

(1) Institute of Health Care Engineering with European Notified Body of Medical Devices, Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria; (2) Electronic, Information and Biomedical Engineering Department, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy; (3) Institute of Medical Biometry and Informatics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany; (4) Department of Computer Science, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA; (5) Institute of Medical Statistics, Computer Sciences and Documentation, Jena University Hospital, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany; (6) Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 312-321

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME15-15-0009

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Original Article

V. Sharma (1), J. H. Holmes (2), I. N. Sarkar (1)

(1) Center for Biomedical Informatics, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA; (2) Institute for Biomedical Informatics and Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 322-332

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME15-01-0154

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7.
What Searches Do Users Run on PEDro?
An Analysis of 893,971 Search Commands Over a 6-Month Period

Original Article

Online Supplementary Material

M. L. Stevens (1), A. Moseley (1), M. R. Elkins (2), C. C.-W. Lin (1), C. G. Maher (1)

(1) The George Institute for Global Health, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia; (2) Central Clinical School, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 333-339

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME15-01-0143

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Original Article

A. Kastrin (1), T. C. Rindflesch (2), D. Hristovski (3)

(1) Faculty of Information Studies, Novo Mesto, Slovenia; (2) Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, National Library of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland, USA; (3) Institute for Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 340-346

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME15-01-0108

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Open Access

Original Article

Online Supplementary Material

F. Prasser (1), F. Kohlmayer (1), K. A. Kuhn (1)

(1) Technical University of Munich, University Hospital rechts der Isar, Institute of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, Munich, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 347-355

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME16-01-0012

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10.

Original Article

D. S. Carrell (1), D. J. Cronkite (1), B. A. Malin (2), J. S. Aberdeen (3), L. Hirschman (3)

(1) Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, USA; (2) Vanderbilt University, Biomedical Informatics, Nashville, Tennessee, USA; (3) The MITRE Corporation, Information Technology Center, Bedford, Massachusetts, USA

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 356-364

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME15-01-0122

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Editorial

A. Winter (1), R.-D. Hilgers (2), R. Hofestädt (3), P. Knaup-Gregori (4), C. Ose (5), A. Timmer (6)

(1) Leipzig University, Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Leipzig, Germany; (2) RWTH Aachen University, Institute for Medical Statistics, Aachen, Germany; (3) Bielefeld University, Bioinformatics Department, Bielefeld, Germany; (4) Heidelberg University, Institute for Medical Biometry and Informatics, Heidelberg, Germany; (5) Duisburg-Essen University, Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Clinical Trials, Essen, Germany; (6) Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Department for Epidemiology and Biometry, Oldenburg, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 365-366

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME2016040001

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12.

Focus Theme - GMDS 2015

D. Ellenberger (1), T. Friede (1)

(1) Department of Medical Statistics, University Medical Center Goettingen, Göttingen, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 367-372

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME15-02-0020

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Online Supplementary Material

Focus Theme - GMDS 2015

M. Löpprich (1), F. Krauss (2), M. Ganzinger (1), K. Senghas (1), S. Riezler (2, 3), P. Knaup (1)

(1) Institute of Medical Biometry and Informatics, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany; (2) Department of Computational Linguistics, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany; (3) Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing (IWR), Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 373-380

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME15-02-0019

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Focus Theme - GMDS 2015

M. Kaspar (1), M. Ertl (2), G. Fette (1, 3), G. Dietrich (3), M. Toepfer (3), C. Angermann (1), S. Störk (1), F. Puppe (3)

(1) Comprehensive Heart Failure Center (CHFC), University Hospital of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany; (2) Service Center Medical Informatics, University Hospital of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany; (3) Chair of Computer Science VI, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 381-386

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME15-02-0015

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Letter to the Editor

F. Martín-González (1), J. González-Robledo (1), F. Sánchez (2), M. N. Moreno-García (3)

(1) Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain; (2) School of Nursing and Physiotherapy, University of Salamanca, Prehospital Emergency Services, Salamanca, Spain; (3) Department of Computing and Automation, University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain

Methods Inf Med 2016 55 4: 387-388

http://dx.doi.org/10.3414/ME16-04-0001

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