In this issue: Unleashing the power of e-Health requires the development of an evidence base for interventions that improve care

Simon de Lusignan



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Schattner P, Barker F, de Lusignan S. Minimally disruptive medicine is needed for patients with multimorbidity: time to develop computerised medical record systems to meet this requirement. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics 2015;22(1):250–254.

Mastellos N, Car J, Majeed A and Aylin P. Using information to deliver safer care: a mixed-methods study exploring general practitioners’ information needs in North West London primary care. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics 2015;22(1):207–213.

Mikles SP and Mielenz TJ. Characteristics of electronic patientprovider messaging system utilisation in an urban health care organisation. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics 2015;22(1):214–221.

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Hewitt-Taylor J. Using the Internet as a source of information and support: a discussion paper on the risks and benefits for children and young people with long-term conditions. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics 2015;22(1):222–226.

Nicholson K, Stewart M and Thind A. Examining the symptom of fatigue in primary care: a comparative study using electronic medical records. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics 2015;22(1):235–243.

McGovern A, Woodman J, Allister J, van Vlymen J, Liyanage H and Jones S. A simple clinical coding strategy to improve recording of child maltreatment concerns: an audit study. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics 2015;22(1):227–234.

de Lusignan S, Liaw S-T, Dedman D, Khunti K, Sadek K, Jones S et al. An algorithm to improve diagnostic accuracy in diabetes in computerised problem orientated medical records (POMR) compared with an established algorithm developed in episode orientated records (EOMR). Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics 2015;22(2).

Refsum C, Kumarapeli P, Gunaratne A, Dodds R, Hasan A and de Lusignan S. Measuring the impact of different brands of computer systems on the clinical consultation: a pilot study. Informatics in Primary Care 2008;16(2):119–27.

Kumarapeli P and de Lusignan S. Using the computer in the clinical consultation; setting the stage, reviewing, recording, and taking actions: multi-channel video study. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 2013 Jun;20(e1):e67–75.

de Lusignan S. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics: building on the 20-year history of a BCS Health peer review journal Informatics in primary care / Innovation in Health Informatics. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics 2015;22(1).



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