Current challenges of personal health information management

@article{Lahtiranta2009CurrentCO,
  title={Current challenges of personal health information management},
  author={Janne Lahtiranta},
  journal={J. Systems and IT},
  year={2009},
  volume={11},
  pages={230-243}
}
Purpose – Health care has come to a turning point. Particularly due to aging societies and economic pressure placed on health care system, health is rapidly becoming one's own responsibility. This fundamental paradigm shift does not only affect the way health care services that will be provided in the near future but it also places enormous health information management demands on the laypeople. The purpose of this paper is to look into this emerging phenomenon, its current challenges and… CONTINUE READING

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