Ockham's razor of design: an heuristic for guiding design and development of a clinical information systems generator

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This paper presents a rationale, created from first principles, for the design criteria for the architecture of clinical information systems. The criteria are developed according to the heuristic axiom of Ockham's Razor, presented here for the first time and operationalised in the form of three principles; Generalization, Minimalization and Coverage. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/1882992.1882998

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@inproceedings{Patrick2010OckhamsRO, title={Ockham's razor of design: an heuristic for guiding design and development of a clinical information systems generator}, author={Jon D. Patrick and Peter M Budd}, booktitle={IHI}, year={2010} }