In this issue: Innovation in design and implementation in health informatics

Simon de Lusignan



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de Lusignan S. In this issue – Don’t make assumptions about integrated systems, data quality, utilisation of technology, or access to routine data. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics 2016;23(3):911. doi: 10.14236/jhi.v23i3.911.

Raut A, Yarbrough C, Singh V, Gauchan B, Citrin D, Verma V, Hawley J, Schwarz D, Harsha Bangura A, Shrestha B, Schwarz R, Adhikari M and Maru D. Design and implementation of an affordable, public sector electronic medical record in rural Nepal. J Innov Health Inform. 2017;24(2):186–195.

Hall J.D, Harding R.L, DeVoe J.E, Gold R, Angier H, Sumic

A and Nelson C.A, Likumahuwa-Ackman S and Cohen D.J.

Designing health information technology tools to prevent gaps in public health insurance. J Innov Health Inform. 2017;24(2):196– 203.

Compeau D.R and Terry A.L. Connecting medical records: anevaluation of benefits and challenges for primary care practices. J Innov Health Inform. 2017;24(2):204–215. http://dx.doi. org/10.14236/jhi.v24i2.855.

Pelland K.D, Baier R.R and Gardner R.L. ‘It is like texting at the dinner table’: a qualitative analysis of the impact of electronic health records on patient–physician interaction in hospitals. J Innov Health Inform. 2017;24(2):216–223. http://dx.doi. org/10.14236/jhi.v24i2.884.

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;20(e1):e67– 75. doi: 10.1136/amiajnl-2012-001081.

Kazmi Z. Effects of exam room EHR use on doctor-patient communication: a systematic literature review. Informatics in Primary Care 2013;21(1):30–39. doi: 10.14236/jhi.v21i1.37.

Pearce CM, Kumarapeli P and de Lusignan S. “Effects of exam room EHR use on doctor-patient communication: a systematic literature review” - triadic and other key terms may have identified additional literature. Informatics in Primary Care 2013;21(1):40–42. doi: 10.14236/jhi.v21i1.39.

Parpinel M, Scherling L, Lazzer S and Della Mea V. Reliability of heart rate mobile apps in young healthy adults: exploratory study and research directions. J Innov Health Inform. 2017;24(2): 224–227.

Shaw N.T and McGuire S.K. Understanding the use of geographical information systems (GISs) in health informatics research: a review. J Innov Health Inform. 2017;24(2):228–233.

de Lusignan S. Effective pseudonymisation and explicit statements of public interest to ensure the benefits of sharing health data for research, quality improvement and health service management outweigh the risks. Informatics in Primary Care 2014;21(2):61–63. http://dx.doi: 10.14236/jhi.v21i2.68.

Chan T, Di Iorio CT, De Lusignan S, Lo Russo D, Kuziemsky C and Liaw ST. UK National Data Guardian for Health and Care’s Review of Data Security: trust, better security and opt-outs. Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics 2016;23(3):627–32. http://dx.doi: 10.14236/jhi.v23i3.909.

Hagger-Johnson G, Harron K, Goldstein H, Aldridge R and Gilbert R. Probabilistic linking to enhance deterministic algorithms and reduce linkage errors in hospital administrative data. J Innov Health Inform. 2017;24(2):234–246.

Bond C.S. Healthcare utopia or dystopia: empowering improved self-management may be a better role for technology. J Innov Health Inform. 2017;24(2):255–256.

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Cresswell K, Slee A and Sheikh A. A survey exploring National Health Service ePrescribing Toolkit use and perceived usefulness amongst English hospitals. J Innov Health Inform. 2017;24(2):247–251.

Gofine M and Clark S. Integration of Slack, a cloud-based team collaboration application, into research coordination. J Innov Health Inform. 2017;24(2):252–254. jhi.v24i2.936.



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