Benefit-risk of Patients' Online Access to their Medical Records: Consensus Exercise of an International Expert Group

  title={Benefit-risk of Patients' Online Access to their Medical Records: Consensus Exercise of an International Expert Group},
  author={Harshana Liyanage and Siaw-Teng Liaw and Emmanouela Konstantara and Freda Mold and Richard Schreiber and Craig E. Kuziemsky and Amanda L. Terry and Simon de Lusignan},
  journal={Yearbook of Medical Informatics},
  pages={156 - 162}
Summary Background:  Patients' access to their computerised medical records (CMRs) is a legal right in many countries. However, little is reported about the benefit-risk associated with patients' online access to their CMRs. Objective:  To conduct a consensus exercise to assess the impact of patients' online access to their CMRs on the quality of care as defined in six domains by the Institute of Medicine (IoM), now the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Method:  A five-round Delphi study was… 

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