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How should we define eHealth, and does the definition matter?


Showell, C and Nohr, C, How should we define eHealth, and does the definition matter?, Quality of Life through Quality of Information, 180 pp. 881-884. ISSN 1879-8365 (2012) [Refereed Article]

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Copyright 2012 European Federation for Medical Informatics and IOS Press

DOI: doi:10.3233/978-1-61499-101-4-881


There is no useful definition for eHealth; we would like to find one. This study will provide a contribution to clarify the discussion on eHealth as a concept to enhance the understanding of the range of meanings which have been ascribed to the term ehealth.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:eHealth definition, eHealth ontology, strategy
Research Division:Health Sciences
Research Group:Health services and systems
Research Field:Health informatics and information systems
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Evaluation of health and support services
Objective Field:Evaluation of health and support services not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Showell, C (Dr Chris Showell)
ID Code:82613
Year Published:2012
Web of Science® Times Cited:22
Deposited By:Information and Communication Technology
Deposited On:2013-02-07
Last Modified:2017-11-06

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