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Introduction of shared electronic records: multi-site case study using diffusion of innovation theory.

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OBJECTIVE: To explore the introduction of a centrally stored, shared electronic patient record (the summary care record (SCR)) in England and draw wider lessons about the implementation of large scale information technology projects in health care. DESIGN: Multi-site, mixed method case study applying utilisation focused evaluation. SETTING: Four early adopter sites for the SCR in England-three in urban areas of relative socioeconomic deprivation and the fourth in a relatively affluent rural ...

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10.1136/bmj.a1786

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences
Stramer, K More by this author
Mohammad, Y More by this author
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Journal:
BMJ (Clinical research ed.)
Volume:
337
Pages:
a1786
Publication date:
2008
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EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
URN:
uuid:542a12c4-9606-4056-a9c8-171269fa8530
Source identifiers:
504203
Local pid:
pubs:504203

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