This book discusses current and future technologies for health measurement and management. It offers a plan for improved quality at diminished cost and examines general aspects of infrastructure engineering as well as specific aspects of healthcare systems.
This is a definitive volume written by four authoritative voices in medical informatics. It provides the essential resources needed by the medical informatics specialist to understand and successfully manage the complex nature of hospital information systems.
This book discusses how electronic medical records and personal health records now digitize patient information, thus making it accessible for review and easy to update by both doctors and patients. Case studies illustrate real life situations.
This hands-on guide to conducting user studies in informatics explores the foundations of various experimental designs together with the appropriate statistical analyses for common studies in computing. Offers tips on every facet of design and implementation.
Created by the legendary Dr. Morris F. Collen, now in his nineties, this book maps the journey from the first, basic medical informatics databases to the hugely complex information systems which are now such a fixture in clinics and hospitals around the world.
This book examines Clinical Research Informatics in light of the changing role of the consumer, the growing need for global coordination, and the merging of clinical care delivery and research as part of a changing paradigm in global healthcare delivery.
This book focuses on the role of computers in the provision of medical services. It fills the need for a high quality text in computers and medicine, and meets the demand by practitioners, researchers, and students for a comprehensive introduction to key topics.