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An analysis of free Web-based PHRs functionalities and I18n

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5 Author(s)
José Luis Fernández-Alemán ; Research Group of Software Engineering, Faculty of Computer Science, Regional Campus of International Excellence “Campus Mare Nostrum”, University of Murcia, Spain ; Carlos Luis Seva Llor ; Sofia Ouhbi ; Ambrosio Toval
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The growth of the Internet, Web technologies, and other electronic tools are allowing the public to become more informed and actively engaged in their health care than was possible in the past. Personal Health Records (PHR) offer users possibility of managing their own health data. Many patients are using PHRs to communicate with doctors in order to improve healthcare quality and efficiency. A large number of companies have emerged to provide consumers with the opportunity to use online PHRs within a healthcare platform, proposing different functionalities and services. This paper analyzes and assesses the functionalities and internationalization (i18n) of free Web based PHRs.

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2012 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society

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Aug. 28 2012-Sept. 1 2012