Methods Open

2017 (Vol. 56): Methods Open

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

4 articles
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N. Al-Shorbaji (1), E. M. Borycki (2), M. Kimura (3), C. U. Lehmann (4), N. M. Lorenzi (4), L. A. Moura (5), A. Winter (6)

(1) Knowledge, Research and Ethics, e-Marefa, Amman, Jordan; (2) School of Health Information Science, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada; (3) Medical Informatics Department, School of Medicine, Hamamatsu University Hospital, Hamamatsu, Japan; (4) Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA; (5) Assis Moura eHealth, Porto Allegre, RS, Brazil; (6) Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 Open: e20-e29

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Representation of People‘s Decisions in Health Information Systems
A Complementary Approach for Understanding Health Care Systems and Population Health

F. Gonzalez Bernaldo de Quiros (1), A. R. Dawidowski (2), S. Figar (2)

(1) Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Strategic Planning, Buenos Aires, Argentina; (2) Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Research Department, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 Open: e13-e19

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D. Ring (1), W. M. Tierney (2)

(1) Department of Surgery & Perioperative Care, Dell Medical School, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA; (2) Department of Population Health, Dell Medical School, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 Open: e11-e12

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Research Strategies for Biomedical and Health Informatics
Some Thought-provoking and Critical Proposals to Encourage Scientific Debate on the Nature of Good Research in Medical Informatics

R. Haux (1), C. A. Kulikowski (2), S. Bakken (3), S. de Lusignan (4), M. Kimura (5), S. Koch (6), J. Mantas (7), V. Maojo (8), M. Marschollek (1), F. Martin-Sanchez (9), A. Moen (10, 11), H.-A. Park (12), I. N. Sarkar (13), T. Y. Leong (14, 15), A. T. McCray (16)

(1) Peter L. Reichertz Institute for Medical Informatics, University of Braunschweig and Hannover Medical School, Germany; (2) Department of Computer Science, Rutgers – The State University of New Jersey, NJ, USA; (3) School of Nursing and Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA; (4) Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK; (5) Medical Informatics Department, School of Medicine, Hamamatsu University, Shizuoka, Japan; (6) Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Health Informatics Centre, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden; (7) Health Informatics Laboratory, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece; (8) Biomedical Informatics Group, Artificial Intelligence Department, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain; (9) Department of Healthcare Policy and Research, Division of Health Informatics, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY, USA; (10) Institute for Health and Society, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway; (11) Institute for Health Sciences, University College of South East Norway, Drammen, Norway; (12) College of Nursing and Systems Biomedical Informatics Research Center, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea; (13) Center for Biomedical Informatics, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA; (14) Medical Computing Laboratory, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore; (15) School of Information Systems, Singapore Management University, Singapore; (16) Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 Open: e1-e10

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