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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

8 articles
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Open Access

Supplementary Material

L. Yin (1), Z. Huang (1, 2), W. Dong (3), C. He (2), H. Duan (1, 2)

(1) College of Biomedical Engineering and Instrument Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China; (2) College of Medical Engineering Technology, Xinjiang Medical University, Urumqi, China; (3) Department of Cardiology, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 Open: e49-e66

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-01-0047

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Open Access
On Teaching International Courses on Health Information Systems
Lessons Learned during 16 Years of Frank – van Swieten Lectures on Strategic Information Management in Health Information Systems

E. Ammenwerth (1), P. Knaup (2), A. Winter (3), A. W. Bauer (4), O. J. Bott (5, 6), M. Gietzelt (2), B. Haarbrandt (5), W. O. Hackl (1), N. Hellrung (5, 7), G. Hübner-Bloder (1), F. Jahn (3), M. W. Jaspers (8), U. Kutscha (9), C. Machan (1), B. Oppermann (5), J. Pilz (9), J. Schwartze (5), C. Seidel (10), J.-E. Slot (11, 12), S. Smers (13), K. Spitalewsky (2, 14), N. Steckel (5, 15), A. Strübing (3), M. van der Haak (2, 16), R. Haux (5), W. J. ter Burg (8)

(1) Institute of Medical Informatics, UMIT – University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Hall in Tirol, Austria; (2) Institute of Medical Biometry and Informatics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany; (3) Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany; (4) History, Philosophy, and Ethics in Medicine, Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University, Mannheim, Germany; (5) University of Braunschweig – Institute of Technology and Hannover Medical School, Peter L. Reichertz Institute for Medical Informatics, Braunschweig, Germany; (6) Department of Information and Communication, Hannover University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Hannover, Germany; (7) Symeda GmbH, Braunschweig, Germany; (8) Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; (9) Center of Information Technology and Medical Engineering, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany; (10) Department for Information Technology and Business Development, Braunschweig Medical Center, Braunschweig, Germany; (11) IT Academic Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; (12) ICT Department, Bernhoven Hospital, Uden, The Netherlands; (13) Department for Information Technology, University Hospital of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany; (14) Clinical Trial Center (CTCW), University Hospital of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany; (15) Department UK-IT, University Hospital of Bonn, Bonn, Germany; (16) Siemens AG, Erlangen, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 Open: e39-e48

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-01-0124

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The Impact of Information Culture on Patient Safety Outcomes
Development of a Structural Equation Model

V. Jylhä (1), S. Mikkonen (2), K. Saranto (1), D. W. Bates (3, 4)

(1) Department of Health and Social Management, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland; (2) Department of Applied Physics, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland; (3) Division of General Medicine and Primary Care and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women‘s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; (4) Partners HealthCare Information Systems, Division of Clinical and Quality Analysis, Wellesley, MA, USA

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 Open: e30-e38

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-01-0075

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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

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-15-0001

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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

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-05-0001

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Open Access

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

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-25-0001

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M. Bialke (1), H. Rau (1), T. Schwaneberg (1), R. Walk (2), T. Bahls (1), W. Hoffmann (1)

(1) Institute for Community Medicine, Section Epidemiology of Health Care and Community Health, University Medicine Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany; (2) Institute for Community Medicine, Section GANI_MED, University Medicine Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany

Methods Inf Med 2017 56 Open: e67-e73

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-01-0123

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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

https://doi.org/10.3414/ME16-01-0125

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