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Volume 2, Issue 1, Pages 25-41
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Research Article

Understanding Contrasting Approaches to Nationwide Implementations of Electronic Health Record Systems: England, the USA and Australia

Zoe Morrison,1 Ann Robertson,1 Kathrin Cresswell,1 Sarah Crowe,2 and Aziz Sheikh1

1eHealth Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, The University of Edinburgh, UK
2School of Community Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, UK

Received 1 July 2010; Accepted 1 November 2010

Copyright © 2011 Hindawi Publishing Corporation. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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