Bates, D. W.6; Baysari, M. T.7; Dugas, M.8; Haefeli, W. E.9; Kushniruk, A. W.10; Lehmann, C. U.11; Liu, J.12; Mantas, J.13; Margolis, A.21; Miyo, K.15; Nøhr, Christian1; Peleg, M.16; de Quirós, F. G. B.22; Slight, S. P.18; Starmer, J.11; Takabayashi, K.19; Westbrook, J. I.20
1 Techno-Anthropology and Participation, The Faculty of Engineering and Science, Aalborg University, VBN2 Department of Development and Planning, The Faculty of Engineering and Science, Aalborg University, VBN3 Dansk Center for Sundhedsinformatik, The Faculty of Engineering and Science, Aalborg University, VBN4 The Faculty of Engineering and Science, Aalborg University, VBN5 The Techno-Anthropology Research Group, The Faculty of Humanities, Aalborg University, VBN6 Centre for Patient Safety Research and Practice, Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts7 Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney8 Institute of Medical Informatics, University of Münster, Münster9 Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacoepidemiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg10 School of Health Information Science, University of Victoria, Victoria11 Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN12 Department of Medical Informatics, West China Hospital/West China Medical School, Sichuan University, Chengdu13 Health Informatics Laboratory, University of Athens, Athens14 Universidad de la Republica15 Department of Planning, Information and Management, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo16 Department of Information Systems, University of Haifa, Haifa17 Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires18 Division of Primary Care, The University of Nottingham, Nottingham19 Department of Medical Information and Management, Chiba University Hospital, Chiba20 Centre for Health Systems and Safety Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney21 Universidad de la Republica22 Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires
With these comments on the paper “Attitude of Physicians Towards Automatic Alerting in Computerized Physician Order Entry Systems”, written by Martin Jung and coauthors, with Dr. Elske Ammenwerth as senior author, the journal wants to stimulate a broad discussion on computerized physician order entry systems. An international group of experts have been invited by the editor of Methods to comment on this paper. Each of the invited commentaries forms one section of this paper.
Methods of Information in Medicine, 2013, Vol 52, Issue 2, p. 109-127