e-Healthcare: A Vehicle Of Change
- Health information technologies in geriatrics and gerontology: a mixed systematic review. Vedel, Isabelle; Akhlaghpour, Saeed; Vaghefi, Isaac; Bergman, Howard; Lapointe, Liette // Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association;Nov2013, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p1109
Objective To review, categorize, and synthesize findings from the literature about the application of health information technologies in geriatrics and gerontology (GGHIT). Materials and Methods This mixed-method systematic review is based on a comprehensive search of Medline, Embase, PsychInfo...
- The Journal, Telemedicine, and the Internet. Merrell, Ronald C.; Doarn, Charles R. // Telemedicine & e-Health;Apr2014, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p293
The author comments on the relationship between telemedicine and the Internet with respect to the "Telemedicine and e-Health" journal. Topics include a brief historical background of telemedicine starting with the launch and activation of Comsat's Intelsat I satellite in 1965 to the advanced...
- Systematic Review of Home Telemonitoring for Chronic Diseases: The Evidence Base. Paré, Guy; Jaana, Mirou; Sicotte, Claude // Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association;May/Jun2007, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p269
Objective: Home telemonitoring represents a patient management approach combining various information technologies for monitoring patients at distance. This study presents a systematic review of the nature and magnitude of outcomes associated with telemonitoring of four types of chronic...
- Patient-provider communication and trust in relation to use of an online patient portal among diabetes patients: The Diabetes and Aging Study. Lyles, Courtney R.; Sarkar, Urmimala; Ralston, James D.; Adler, Nancy; Schillinger, Dean; Moffet, Howard H.; Huang, Elbert S.; Karter, Andrew J. // Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association;Nov2013, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p1128
Patient-provider relationships influence diabetes care; less is known about their impact on online patient portal use. Diabetes patients rated provider communication and trust. In this study, we linked responses to electronic medical record data on being a registered portal user and using secure...
- Gesundheitsbezogene Internetnutzung in Deutschland 2007. Lausen, Berthold; Potapov, Sergej; Prokosch, Hans-Ulrich // GMS Medizinische Informatik, Biometrie und Epidemiologie;2008, Vol. 4, p1
The European eHealth Trends project analyses the attitudes towards and usage of eHealth applications of European citizens in the time frame 2005-2007, In April/May 2007 the second series of representative stratified surveys with computer-based telephone interviews (CATI) (in Germany based on the...
- Patients' Use of the Internet for Medical Information. Diaz, Joseph A; Griffith, Rebecca A; Ng, James J; Reinert, Steven E; Friedmann, Peter D; Moulton, Anne W // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine;Mar2002, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p180
OBJECTIVES: To determine the percentage of patients enrolled in a primary care practice who use the Internet for health information, to describe the types of information sought, to evaluate patients' perceptions of the quality of this information, and to determine if patients who use the...
- 'Cyberchondriacs' total 110 million. // Medical Marketing & Media;Jun2002, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p20
Focuses on the use of the Internet in researching health information in the U.S. Accessibility of online information; Establishment of organization on the web; Promotion of goods in the Internet.
- Reply from Joseph M. DeLuca & Rebecca Enmark. DeLuca, Joseph M.; Enmark, Rebecca // Frontiers of Health Services Management;Fall2000, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p49
Replies to the commentaries offered by Albert Greene, John Mack and John Glaser in `Frontiers of Health Services Management,' on September 1, 2000. Dynamics of electronic-health; Promotion of Internet sites as virtual medical clinics; Implications of advancement in technologies.
- The quality of surgical information on the Internet. McKinley, John; Cattermole, Helen; Oliver, Christopher W. // Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh;Aug99, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p265
Focuses on the quality of surgical information available on the Internet. Limitations in the use of the Internet as a medical information source for health professionals and patients; Concern over incorrect or misleading information.