What constitutes the field of health information systems? Fostering a systematic framework and research agenda

@article{Mettler2012WhatCT,
  title={What constitutes the field of health information systems? Fostering a systematic framework and research agenda},
  author={Tobias Mettler and D. Raptis},
  journal={Health Informatics Journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={18},
  pages={147 - 156}
}
  • Tobias Mettler, D. Raptis
  • Published 2012
  • Sociology, Medicine, Computer Science
  • Health Informatics Journal
  • The main aim of this article is to present a research agenda and systematic framework of what the field of health information systems is about, namely its central topics and connecting areas. In doing so, we try to provide a cohesive ‘big picture’ for academics and professionals that are interested in conducting research in this broad area. By using a large number of disparate data sources, we identified 3 major research fields and 18 sub-fields. As this discipline is quite new and… CONTINUE READING
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