Medical informatics research is a combination of information science, computers and healthcare delivery that looks for ways to improve methods of storing and retrieving information within a healthcare system. Better systems help to improve care by providing critical information to healthcare providers when needed in the care of patients.
Gender differences in weight-related attitudes and behaviors among overweight and obese adults in the United States.Tsai SA, Lv N, Xiao L, Ma J.
Am J Mens Health. pii: 1557988314567223. [Epub ahead of print]
2015 Jan 15
Medicare annual preventive care visits: use increased among fee-for-service patients, but many do not participate.Chung S, Lesser LI, Lauderdale DS, Johns NE, Palaniappan LP, Luft HS.
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2015 Jan 1
Patient and provider characteristics associated with colorectal, breast, and cervical cancer screening among Asian Americans.Thompson CA, Gomez SL, Chan A, Chan JK, McClellan SR, Chung S, Olson C, Nimbal V, Palaniappan L.
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 23(11):2208-17. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-14-0487.
2014 Nov 1
An exploratory mixed-methods crossover study comparing DVD- vs. Web-based patient decision support in three conditions: The importance of patient perspectives.Halley MC, Rendle KA, Gillespie KA, Stanley KM, Frosch DL.
Health Expect. 2014 Sep 29. doi: 10.1111/hex.12273. [Epub ahead of print]
2014 Sep 29
J Am Med Inform Assoc. pii: amiajnl-2014-002733. doi: 10.1136/amiajnl-2014-002733. [Epub ahead of print]
2014 Jul 2