Clinical Knowledge Management

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Overview

Academics and practitioners working in the field of healthcare management need to effectively manage knowledge and KM. KM places value on the tacit knowledge that individuals hold within an institution and often makes use of IT to free up the collective wisdom of individuals within an organization. Clinical Knowledge Management: Opportunities and Challenges establishes a convergence in thinking between KM and knowledge engineering healthcare applications. This book assembles original and innovative contributions in the area of KM and knowledge engineering applications for healthcare systems and clinical engineering applications. Clinical Knowledge Management: Opportunities and Challenges reinforces the implicit contention that the healthcare industry is calling for KM frameworks that can marry these two perspectives. This book has appeal in both camps and is the first to genuinely examine KM for healthcare in the necessary holistic manner.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781591403005
  • Publisher: IGI Global
  • Publication date: 4/30/2005
  • Pages: 356
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 0.81 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Ch. I Issues in clinical knowledge management : revisiting healthcare management 1
Ch. II It's high time for application frameworks for healthcare 11
Ch. III Management and analysis of time-related data in Internet-based healthcare delivery 33
Ch. IV Interactive information retrievals as a step towards effective knowledge management in healthcare 52
Ch. V The challenge of privacy and security and the implementation of health knowledge management systems 72
Ch. VI Knowledge cycles and sharing : considerations for healthcare management 96
Ch. VII Key performance indicators and information flow : the cornerstones of effective knowledge management for managed care 116
Ch. VIII Multimedia capture, collaboration and knowledge management 139
Ch. IX Biomedical image registration for diagnostic decision making and treatment monitoring 159
Ch. X Clinical knowledge management : the role of an integrated drug delivery system 182
Ch. XI Medical decision support systems and knowledge sharing standards 196
Ch. XII Feasibility of joint working in the exchange and sharing of caller information between ambulance, fire and police services of Barfordshire 219
Ch. XIII Organizing for knowledge management : the cancer information service as an exemplar 234
Ch. XIV Clinical decision support systems : basic principles and applications in diagnosis and therapy 251
Ch. XV Towards knowledge intensive inter-organizational systems in healthcare 271
Ch. XVI An overview of efforts to bring clinical knowledge to the point of care 285
Ch. XVII Social capital, an important ingredient to effective knowledge sharing : meditute, a case study 297
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