A knowledge management-based intranet: asset or EBM liability?

Christopher Mimnagh

Abstract


This paper summarises the presentation given at the British Computer Society Primary Health Care Specialist Group annual conference 2004. It outlines the four years of experience gained in implementing a knowledge management-based intranet across a local health community. Consideration is given to definitions of knowledge management and evidence-based medicine. The paper outlines the potential impacts and actual results over the four-year period, with reference to the wider issues involved.

Keywords


evidence-based medicine; health community intranet; knowledge management

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14236/jhi.v13i2.592

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