Electronic health records approaches and challenges: a comparison between Malaysia and four East Asian countries

  title={Electronic health records approaches and challenges: a comparison between Malaysia and four East Asian countries},
  author={Mohd Khanapi Abd Ghani and Rajeev K. Bali and Raouf N. Gorgui-Naguib and Ian M. Marshall and Nilmini Wickramasinghe},
  journal={International journal of electronic healthcare},
  volume={4 1},
An integrated Lifetime Health Record (LHR) is fundamental for achieving seamless and continuous access to patient medical information and for the continuum of care. However, the aim has not yet been fully realised. The efforts are actively progressing around the globe. Every stage of the development of the LHR initiatives had presented peculiar challenges. The best lessons in life are those of someone else's experiences. This paper presents an overview of the development approaches undertaken… 

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