International Journal of Medical Informatics
The official journal of the European Federation for Medical Informatics and IMIA, the journal provides an international medium for dissemination of original results and interpretative reviews concerning the field of medical informatics emphasizing the evaluation of systems in healthcare settings.
The scope of journal covers:
- Information systems, including national or international registration systems, hospital information systems, departmental and/or physician's office systems, document handling systems, electronic medical record systems, standardization, systems integration etc.;
- Computer-aided medical decision support systems using heuristic, algorithmic and/or statistical methods as exemplified in decision theory, protocol development, artificial intelligence, etc.
- Educational computer based programs pertaining to medical informatics or medicine in general;
- Organizational, economic, social, clinical impact, ethical and cost-benefit aspects of IT applications in health care.
Publishing frequency: Monthly