Nils Hellrung

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To discuss an approach to improve education in C-arm operation and reduction of radiation hazards based on a computer based training and simulation system called virtX. virtX is equipped with a visualization of scattered radiation and means to include patient positioning changes in radiograph simulation. virtX was integrated in a course for ORP and(More)
BACKGROUND Services for the elderly based on health-enabling technologies promise to contribute significantly to the efficiency and effectiveness of future health care. Due to this promise, over the last years the scientific community has designed a complex variety of these valuable innovations. A systematic overview of the developed services would help to(More)
BACKGROUND Health information systems (HIS) are one of the most important areas for biomedical and health informatics. In order to professionally deal with HIS well-educated informaticians are needed. Because of these reasons, in 2001 an international course has been established: The Frank - van Swieten Lectures on Strategic Information Management of Health(More)
Transinstitutional information systems support collaboration beyond the borders of single health care institutions. Information management in health care networks aims at establishing systematic information processing in order to contribute to the network's strategic goals. Health care networks can be characterized by complex and even conflicting goal(More)
Home telehealth services for elderly people promise to contribute to a more efficient health care in the future. Though isolated services at a patient's home might make sense for some applications, the full potential of home telehealth only arises through its integration into existing health information systems (HIS) and care processes. We know about(More)
Our societies are changing worldwide. Life expectancy has increased in many societies and this increase is often related to an increase in the relative amount of elderly persons. Health-enabling technologies are information and communication technologies for creating sustainable conditions for self-sufficient and self-determined lifestyles. Sensor-enhanced(More)
Numerous eHealth projects and efforts to establish inter-organizational communication and to build up regional health care networks could be observed in the last ten years. Nevertheless the success of such efforts is profoundly different. The aim of this paper is to introduce the lately started regional initiative eHealth.Braunschweig compounding of the(More)
Elske Ammenwerth1; Petra Knaup2; Alfred Winter3; Axel W. Bauer4; Oliver J. Bott5,6; Matthias Gietzelt2; Birger Haarbrandt5; Werner O. Hackl1; Nils Hellrung5,7; Gudrun Hübner-Bloder1; Franziska Jahn3; Monique W. Jaspers8; Ulrike Kutscha9; Christoph Machan1; Bianca Oppermann5; Jochen Pilz9; Jonas Schwartze5; Christoph Seidel10; Jan-Eric Slot11,12; Stefan(More)
Die Relevanz sicherer elektronischer Dokumentation nimmt im Gesundheitswesen immer weiter zu, dennoch entwickelt sich eine passende ITInfrastruktur nur langsam. Um die Einführung sicherer elektronischer Dokumentation zu unterstützen wurde das Competence Center für die Elektronische Signatur e.V. (CCESigG) als neutrale Plattform des Gesundheitswesens(More)
Our societies are changing worldwide. Life expectancy has increased in many societies and this increase is often related to an increase in the relative amount of elderly persons. Health-enabling technologies are information and communication technologies for creating sustainable conditions for self-sufficient and self-determined lifestyles. Sensor-enhanced(More)