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A “Fundamental Theorem” of Biomedical Informatics

Charles P. Friedman.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 1079 words.

Abstract

This paper proposes, in words and pictures, a “fundamental theorem” to help clarify what informatics is and what it is not. In words, the theorem...

À la Recherche du Temps Perdu: extracting temporal relations from medical text in the 2012 i2b2 NLP challenge

Colin Cherry, Xiaodan Zhu, Joel Martin and Berry de Bruijn.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

September 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 5027 words.

Abstract

Objective An analysis of the timing of events is critical for a deeper understanding of the course of events within a patient record....

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Ability of pharmacy clinical decision-support software to alert users about clinically important drug—drug interactions

Kim R Saverno, Lisa E Hines, Terri L Warholak, Amy J Grizzle, Lauren Babits, Courtney Clark, Ann M Taylor and Daniel C Malone.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

January 2011; p ublished online December 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 4489 words.

Abstract

Objective Pharmacy clinical decision-support (CDS) software that contains drug–drug interaction (DDI) information may augment...

Accelerating U.S. EHR Adoption: How to Get There From Here. Recommendations Based on the 2004 ACMI Retreat

Blackford Middleton, W. Ed Hammond, Patricia F. Brennan and Gregory F. Cooper.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 6172 words.

Abstract

Despite growing support for the adoption of electronic health records (EHR) to improve U.S. healthcare delivery, EHR adoption in the United States...

acceleration

Overview page. Subjects: Mathematics — Sports and Exercise Medicine.

The rate of change in velocity or the change in velocity occurring over a given time interval: acceleration = change of velocity/time. It is usually expressed as metres per second squared...

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Accuracy of a computerized clinical decision-support system for asthma assessment and management

Laura J Hoeksema, Alia Bazzy-Asaad, Edwin A Lomotan, Diana E Edmonds, Gabriela Ramírez-Garnica, Richard N Shiffman and Leora I Horwitz.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

May 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 5134 words.

Abstract

Objective To evaluate the accuracy of a computerized clinical decision-support system (CDSS) designed to support assessment and...

Accuracy of References in Five Biomedical Informatics Journals

Dominik Aronsky, Joel Ransom and Kevin Robinson.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

March 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 2472 words.

Abstract

Objective: To determine the rate and type of errors in biomedical informatics journal article references.

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Accuracy of the medication list in the electronic health record—implications for care, research, and improvement

Kathleen E Walsh, Keith A Marsolo, Cori Davis, Theresa Todd, Bernadette Martineau, Carlie Arbaugh, Frederique Verly, Charles Samson and Peter Margolis.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

P ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 3571 words.

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Objective

Electronic medication lists may be useful in clinical decision support and research, but their...

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Achievable Steps Toward Building a National Health Information Infrastructure in the United States

William W. Stead, Brian J. Kelly and Robert M. Kolodner.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

March 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 6058 words.

Abstract

Consensus is growing that a health care information and communication infrastructure is one key to fixing the crisis in the United States in health...

Achieving Evolvable Web-Database Bioscience Applications Using the EAV/CR Framework: Recent Advances

Luis Marenco, Nicholas Tosches, Chiquito Crasto, Gordon Shepherd, Perry L. Miller and Prakash M. Nadkarni.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 7986 words.

Abstract

The EAV/CR framework, designed for database support of rapidly evolving scientific domains, utilizes metadata to facilitate schema maintenance and...

Actionable reminders did not improve performance over passive reminders for overdue tests in the primary care setting

Robert E El-Kareh, Tejal K Gandhi, Eric G Poon, Lisa P Newmark, Jonathan Ungar, E J Orav and Thomas D Sequist.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

March 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 2785 words.

Abstract

Actionable reminders (electronic reminders linked to computerized order entry) might improve care by facilitating direct ordering of recommended...

Activating a full architectural model: improving health through robust population health records

Don Eugene Detmer.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 2064 words.

Active Computerized Pharmacovigilance Using Natural Language Processing, Statistics, and Electronic Health Records: A Feasibility Study

Xiaoyan Wang, George Hripcsak, Marianthi Markatou and Carol Friedman.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

May 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 7503 words.

Abstract

Objective: It is vital to detect the full safety profile of a drug throughout its market life. Current pharmacovigilance systems still...

Active learning for clinical text classification: is it better than random sampling?

Rosa L Figueroa, Qing Zeng-Treitler, Long H Ngo, Sergey Goryachev and Eduardo P Wiechmann.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

September 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 6384 words.

Abstract

Objective This study explores active learning algorithms as a way to reduce the requirements for large training sets in medical text...

Acute Infections in Primary Care: Accuracy of Electronic Diagnoses and Electronic Antibiotic Prescribing

Jeffrey A. Linder, David W. Bates, Deborah H. Williams, Meghan A. Connolly and Blackford Middleton.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 4835 words.

Abstract

Objective: To maximize effectiveness, clinical decision-support systems must have access to accurate diagnostic and prescribing...

An adaptable architecture for patient cohort identification from diverse data sources

Richard Bache, Simon Miles and Adel Taweel.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

December 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 5520 words.

Abstract

Objective We define and validate an architecture for systems that identify patient cohorts for clinical trials from multiple...

Adelstein, Abraham Manie [Abe] (1916–1992), occupational physician and medical statistician

Richard Doll.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Probability and Statistics. 878 words.

Adelstein, Abraham Manie [Abe] (1916–1992), occupational physician and medical statistician, was born on 28 March 1916 at Trichard, eastern Transvaal, South Africa, the fourth of five...

The Adequacy of ICNP Version 1.0 as a Representational Model for Electronic Nursing Assessment Documentation

Patricia C. Dykes, Hyeon-eui Kim, Denise M. Goldsmith, Jeeyae Choi, Kumiko Esumi and Howard S. Goldberg.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 6146 words.

Abstract

Objectives: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the adequacy of the International Classification of Nursing Practice1 (ICPN)...

Adherence to drug—drug interaction alerts in high-risk patients: a trial of context-enhanced alerting

Jon D Duke, Xiaochun Li and Paul Dexter.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

May 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 3562 words.

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Objective Drug–drug interaction (DDI) alerting is an important form of clinical decision support, yet physicians often fail to attend...

Adherence to recommended electronic health record safety practices across eight health care organizations

Dean F Sittig, Mandana Salimi, Ranjit Aiyagari, Colin Banas, Brian Clay, Kathryn A Gibson, Ashutosh Goel, Robert Hines, Christopher A Longhurst, Vimal Mishra, Anwar M Sirajuddin, Tyler Satterly and Hardeep Singh.

in Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

P ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Statistics and Methodology; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Biomathematics and Statistics. 3784 words.

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Objective

The Safety Assurance Factors for EHR Resilience (SAFER) guides were released in 2014 to help...

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