The Privacy and Security Implications of Open Data in Healthcare: A Contribution from the IMIA Open Source Working Group
Kobayashi, S., Kane, T., & Paton, C. (2018)
The Privacy and Security Implications of Open Data in Healthcare: A Contribution from the IMIA Open Source Working Group. IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics, https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1641201
Objective: The International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA) Open Source Working Group (OSWG) initiated a group discussion to discuss current privacy and security issue...
Impact of 5g telematics
Thuemmler, C., Jell, T., Nunna, S., & Jumelle, A. K. L. (2015)
Impact of 5g telematics. Asian Hospital & Healthcare Management,
New technologies such as wearable wireless medical devices are transforming the way healthcare is delivered. As these devices become more powerful and numerous, the daunting c...
Ethical assessment in e-Health
Gonzalez-Pinto, A., Ruiz de Azua, S., Mival, O. H., Thuernmler, C., Jumelle, A. K. L., Ispas, I., …González-Pinto, A. (2015)
Ethical assessment in e-Health. In 2014 IEEE 16th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (Healthcom), 262-268. https://doi.org/10.1109/healthcom.2014.7001852
While innovative e-Health and m-Health technologies and solutions will eventually change the way health and social care are delivered, it raises many challenges regarding what...
Applying the Software-to-Data Paradigm in Next Generation E-Health Hybrid Clouds
Thuemmler, C., Mueller, J., Covaci, S., Magedanz, T., de Panfilis, S., Jell, T., …Gavras, A. (2013)
Applying the Software-to-Data Paradigm in Next Generation E-Health Hybrid Clouds. In 2013 Tenth International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations (ITNG),, 459-463. https://doi.org/10.1109/itng.2013.77
Health care providers have over years continuously rejected Public Cloud technology for understandable concerns regarding privacy and confidentiality. The pick up rate on clou...
Review of e-Frailty evaluation frameworks.
Presentation / Conference
Smales, A., Buchanan, W. J., & Thuemmler, C. (2015, January)
Review of e-Frailty evaluation frameworks. Paper presented at HIS 2015, Edinburgh
This paper outlines some of the key methods used to evaluate frailty and provide important metrics for the implementation of an e-Frailty framework. Frailty is an emergent pro...
Health professionals' lack of knowledge of central venous access devices: the impact on patients
Kelly, L. J., Snowden, A., Paterson, R., & Campbell, K. (2019)
Health professionals' lack of knowledge of central venous access devices: the impact on patients. British Journal of Nursing, 28(14), https://doi.org/10.12968/bjon.2019.28.14.S4
The literature on patient experience of living with a central venous access device (CVAD) is growing, but remains sparse. It suggests that patients accept CVADs as...
Setting safety standards by designing a low-budget and compatible patient identification system based on passive RFID technology.
Thuemmler, C., Buchanan, W. J. & Kumar, V. (2007)
Setting safety standards by designing a low-budget and compatible patient identification system based on passive RFID technology. International Journal of Healthcare Technology and Management. 8, 571-583. doi:10.1504/IJHTM.2007.013524. ISSN 1368-2156
This paper outlines a large-scale audit for the enhancement of quality of care and staff and patient safety using passive RFID (Radio Frequency ID) wrist bands, which link to ...
A medical technologist perspective on pandemics
Thuemmler, C. (2015)
A medical technologist perspective on pandemics. Longevity bulletin, 20-21
A medical technologist perspective on pandemics.
Review of Coding for Success implementation
Thuemmler, C. & Buchanan, B. (2010)
Review of Coding for Success implementation. London: UK Department of Health
Coding for Success was published in 2007 and described how bar coding and similar technologies can be used to improve patient safety, reduce costs and improve efficiency. This...
Health 4.0: How Virtualization and Big Data are Revolutionizing Healthcare
C. Bai, & C. Thuemmler (Eds.), (2017)
Health 4.0: How Virtualization and Big Data are Revolutionizing Healthcare. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-47617-9
The implications of new network technologies such as 5G and Industry 4.0 principles on the future of healthcare.