Reshaping Medical Practice and Care with Health Information Systems
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Reshaping Medical Practice and Care with Health Information Systems

Noted as an IGI Global Core Reference Title in Medical, Healthcare, and Life Sciences for 2019.

Ashish Dwivedi (University of Hull, UK)
Indexed In: SCOPUS
Release Date: February, 2016|Copyright: © 2016 |Pages: 399
ISBN13: 9781466698703|ISBN10: 1466698705|EISBN13: 9781466698710|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-9870-3


Technology has become an integral part of our daily interactions, even within the hospitals and healthcare facilities we rely on in times of illness and injury. New technologies and systems are being developed every day, advancing the ways that we treat and maintain the health and wellbeing of diverse populations.

Reshaping Medical Practice and Care with Health Information Systems explores the latest advancements in telemedicine and various medical technologies transforming the healthcare sector. Emphasizing current trends and future opportunities for IT integration in medicine, this timely publication is an essential reference source for medical professionals, IT specialists, graduate-level students, and researchers.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Digital Health Records
  • E-Health
  • Medical Technologies
  • Patient-Centered Care
  • Technology-Assisted Surgery
  • Telemedicine

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Ashish Dwivedi is the Deputy Director of the Centre for Systems Studies at Hull University Business School, UK. Previously, he was the Deputy Graduate Research Director at Hull University Business School, and was also associated with the management of the high-tech Management Learning Laboratory. His primary research interests are in knowledge management (in which he obtained his PhD), supply chain management, healthcare management and information, and communication technologies. He has published 4 books, and over 50 journal and conference papers. He has served as an Invited reviewer and Guest Editor for several journals, including the IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine.