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Health Care Financing and Information Technology: A Historical Perspective [chapter]

Sara J. Singer, Alain C. Enthoven, Alan M. Garber
2006 Health Informatics Series  
Introduction Why is a chapter on health care financing and delivery included in a book about computer applications in medicine?  ...  of health care information.  ...  Introduction Why is a chapter on health care financing and delivery included in a book about computer applications in medicine?  ... 
doi:10.1007/0-387-36278-9_23 fatcat:ebrg55jn6vghpioot4tn4knd5q

Book Review: Understanding Information Retrieval Interaction: Theoretical and Practical Implications

Dee Michel
1998 Library resources & technical services  
Hert points out that inlbrmation retrieval in a computer database such as an online catalog occurs within a larger information-seeking process.  ...  Each essaybrings a new perspective on program content, a new approach to teaching, or a different audience to consider.  ... 
doi:10.5860/lrts.42n3.248 fatcat:akkbhg6tfrguza6ctcb3ypymbu

Book reviews

1999 Education for Information  
Education for Information 17 (1999) 59-69 IOS Press Book reviews Sheila Pantry and Peter Griffiths.  ...  Becoming a successful intrapreneur: a practical guide to creating an innovative information service. London: L.A. Publishing, 1998. (The Successful LIS Professional series).  ...  This is essentially a literature review covering issues relating to the indexing and retrieval of visual and audio materials.  ... 
doi:10.3233/efi-1999-17105 fatcat:gvcufxsxhnh5ji2tksnrzlk5g4

Information Retrieval Systems [chapter]

2003 Web Data Mining and Applications in Business Intelligence and Counter-Terrorism  
In the practical part, a design approach for a medical information retrieval system (MIRS) has been developed and selected components of the model have been implemented as a first prototype.  ...  In the theoretical part of this thesis, techniques for indexing and the retrieval of relevant information in textual documents have been presented.  ...  ) Patient-specific information deals with health-care information of individual patients.  ... 
doi:10.1201/9780203499511.ch6 fatcat:qcuwpjhz75c6rdggjhkdhzbxyq

Implementing an online reporting system in the anatomical pathology department of a tertiary care teaching hospital in India: a case study

Kedar Radhakrishna, Marjorie Correa, Deepak Thounaojam, Tony D S Raj
2013 Perspectives in health information management  
This article presents a case study in designing, developing, and implementing a web-enabled reporting application for the anatomical pathology (histopathology) department of a tertiary care teaching hospital  ...  The study demonstrates a successful deployment as well as successful adoption of healthcare information technology by the end users.  ...  Acknowledgments We thank the staff of the Department of Anatomical Pathology for their wholehearted efforts in coordinating with the implementation team and making this effort a success.  ... 
pmid:23861673 pmcid:PMC3709876 fatcat:r3i5pfvyivgulcvqzbfk53uqs4

Public Health Information Retrieval from Non-health Databases

Thumeka Mgwigwi
2012 Partnership: The Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research  
Keywords public health; health care; information retrieval; health databases Introduction The field of public health and health care is a unique and multidisciplinary field  ...  There are nearly 2,000 serial publications from a variety of sources including journal articles, conference papers, books and dissertations, plus citations to important book reviews related to the social  ... 
doi:10.21083/partnership.v7i1.1825 fatcat:mrrk4lb7gzchhcvpwgwjluhrqu

Information Retrieval and Digital Libraries [chapter]

William Hersh, P. Zoë Stavri, William M. Detmer
2006 Health Informatics Series  
After reading this chapter, you should know the answers to these questions: • Phrasing a clinical question that is pertinent and answerable. • Identifying evidence (studies in articles) that address the  ...  • What types of online content are available and useful to health care practitioners, researchers, and consumers? • What are the major components of the information retrieval process?  ...  Patient-specific information applies to individual patients. Its purpose is to tell health care providers, administrators, and researchers about the health and disease of a patient.  ... 
doi:10.1007/0-387-36278-9_19 fatcat:ptfcto3ygjahpfk3rwkwpvf52y

Information Retrieval and Digital Libraries [chapter]

William R. Hersh
2013 Biomedical Informatics  
After reading this chapter, you should know the answers to these questions: • Phrasing a clinical question that is pertinent and answerable. • Identifying evidence (studies in articles) that address the  ...  • What types of online content are available and useful to health care practitioners, researchers, and consumers? • What are the major components of the information retrieval process?  ...  Patient-specific information applies to individual patients. Its purpose is to tell health care providers, administrators, and researchers about the health and disease of a patient.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-1-4471-4474-8_21 fatcat:f5d6gqyc4naz3kc6xhzvtoxgvy

Credibility in Information Retrieval

Alexandru L. Ginsca, Adrian Popescu, Mihai Lupu
2015 Foundations and Trends in Information Retrieval  
but also to other modalities (videos, images, audio) and topics (e.g., health care).  ...  In his book, Deutsch [1973] analyses both trust and distrust from a psychological rather than sociological perspective, and proposes alternatives to viewing trust as confidence: trust can be despair  ... 
doi:10.1561/1500000046 fatcat:fy4grdqnwbez5k4m2evmzni53y

Book reviews

1995 Journal of Nursing Management  
of Nursing Management, 3, 327-332 Book reviews and informative though the text may be.  ...  , 3, 327-332 Book reviews perspective to reflect the ‘changes in the philosophy and organisation of the NHS.’  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1365-2834.1995.tb00117.x fatcat:5z5ebeztpnfldhjgxqew5wxyvi

Book Reviews

1998 Gerontology  
This part is a constructive aid for a rehabilitation hospital but also for the practitioner who has to care for the stroke patient after his release from the hospital.  ...  What a book in which the key topic 'management of stroke' remains unanswered.  ...  of life open up a much more optimistic perspective.  ... 
doi:10.1159/000022044 fatcat:zzq6adfxyvc7hc5zmyrjol7mqa

Information Retrieval Methods [chapter]

2016 Methods of Architectural Programming (Routledge Revivals)  
First published in 1977, this volume is intended as a sourcebook for designers and attempts to specify the ingredients necessary to develop a design program rather than postulate a model program for which  ...  As such it filled a void in the existing literature, which seldom covered programming with much depth, and provides technical aids to guide designers.  ...  Information retrieval is the equivalent to remem bering and involves mainly search strategies.  ... 
doi:10.4324/9781315541877-10 fatcat:kiu2c7s3yvf2vmfgg44nldinjq

book reviews

Stuart Reid
1985 Industrial relations journal  
Reid, MD Book Review Editor This is a book of 84 little chapters, some only two or three pages long, which are really "answers" to "questions" put to the various authors.  ...  Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1984. 5 13 pages + index. $59.00 Reviewed by William H. Reid, MD Book Review Editor Reviewed by William H.  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1468-2338.1985.tb00528.x fatcat:m35d53onafhlhpa6nbplbndgxe

Context-based health information retrieval

Carla Lopes
2009 Proceedings of the 32nd international ACM SIGIR conference on Research and development in information retrieval - SIGIR '09  
Health Information Retrieval is the application of Information Retrieval concepts and techniques to the healthcare domain.  ...  Contextual Information Retrieval is a subarea of IR that incorporates context features in the search process towards its improvement.  ...  In 2008 I have done a literature review on Health Information Retrieval [9] .  ... 
doi:10.1145/1571941.1572166 dblp:conf/sigir/Lopes09 fatcat:d3kbguq4vncurmnybx6ky5f4xu

Book Reviews

Uriel S. Barzel
1985 Journal of The American Geriatrics Society  
of BOOK REVIEWS nutrition and aging.  ...  Book Reviews Uriel S. Barzel, MD, Editor* The Elderly in Modern Society: Social Policy in Modern Britain. By A. Tinker.  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1532-5415.1985.tb05449.x fatcat:bclbqwcdirhvjautku7y2bnym4
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