Category Archives: Education

Insufficient clinical involvement in health app development

A new paper accepted for publication in the British Journal of Dermatology calls for greater clinical involvement in the production of health apps. The authors of the paper, titled “Medical Professional Involvement in Smartphone Apps in Dermatology“, analyse the descriptions … Continue reading

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Tech frustrations of a NHS surgeon – guest blog

[This week's blog is from a surgeon working in the NHS who has kindly agreed to share (vent?) his technology frustrations.] A little bit of back ground first. I am a 32 year old, born in the era before the … Continue reading

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Journal article: Palliative medicine and smartphones

“Palliative medicine and smartphones: an opportunity for innovation” by Dr Amara Callistus Nwosu and Stephen Mason was recently published in the BMJ of Supportive and Palliative Care.  The article highlights the opportunity for smartphone technology to support palliative medicine, identifying … Continue reading

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Assessment of Information Needs for Informed, Coordinated Activities in the Clinical Environment

Type Journal Article Author Tate T. Kubose Author James J. Cimino Author Vimla L. Patel Pages 948-948 Publication Proceedings of the AMIA Symposium ISSN 1531-605X Date 2001 Extra undefinedPMCID: 2243281 Journal Abbr Proc AMIA Symp Library Catalog PubMed Central

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A Framework for Clinical Communication Supporting Healthcare Delivery

Type Journal Article Author Jim Jirjis Author Jacob B. Weiss Author Dario Giuse Author S. Trent Rosenbloom Volume 2005 Pages 375-379 Date 2005 Extra PMID: 16779065 PMCID: 1560606 Journal Abbr AMIA Annu Symp Proc Library Catalog PubMed Central Abstract Interpersonal … Continue reading

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Challenges for Health-Care Reform

Type Journal Article Author B. Bernanke Publication Speech at the Senate Finance Committee Health Reform Summit, Washington DC, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Date 2008 Library Catalog Google Scholar

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Beyond paging: building a web-based communication tool for nurses and physicians

Type Journal Article Author Kenneth A Locke Author Barbara Duffey-Rosenstein Author Giancarlo De Lio Author Dante Morra Author Nicolas Hariton URL http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18958533 Volume 24 Issue 1 Pages 105-110 Publication Journal of General Internal Medicine ISSN 1525-1497 Date Jan 2009 Extra … Continue reading

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Challenges to physicians’ use of a wireless alert pager

Type Journal Article Author Madhu C Reddy Author Wanda Pratt Author David W McDonald Author M Michael Shabot URL http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14728232 Pages 544-548 Publication AMIA … Annual Symposium Proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium ISSN 1942-597X Date 2003 Extra PMID: 14728232 … Continue reading

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Clinical communication: a new informatics paradigm

Type Journal Article Author E Coiera URL http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8947619 Pages 17-21 Publication Proceedings: A Conference of the American Medical Informatics Association / … AMIA Annual Fall Symposium. AMIA Fall Symposium ISSN 1091-8280 Date 1996 Extra PMID: 8947619 Journal Abbr Proc AMIA … Continue reading

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Communication behaviours in a hospital setting: an observational study

Type Journal Article Author Enrico Coiera Author Vanessa Tombs Volume 316 Issue 7132 Pages 673-676 Publication BMJ : British Medical Journal ISSN 0959-8138 Date 1998-2-28 Extra PMID: 9522794 PMCID: 28475 Journal Abbr BMJ Library Catalog PubMed Central Abstract Objective: An … Continue reading

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