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Title: Two decades of HELINA Conferences: a historical review of health informatics in Africa
Authors: Korpela, Mikko 
Keywords: Health informatics;Africa;history
Issue Date: 2013
Publisher: Pubmed
Source: Korpela, M. 2013. Two decades of HELINA Conferences: a historical review of health informatics in Africa. IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics, 22(01): 197-205. [http://dx.doi.org.10/1055/s-0038-1638856]
Journal: IMIA Yearbook of Medical Informatics 
Abstract: Review the history of health informatics in Africa as projected by the HELINA conferences, to draw inferences for the next phase. Summarising from the proceedings of HELINA 93, unpublished programmes and reports of later conferences, abstracts and presentations on the web sites of the most recent conferences, and personal recollections of all but one of the conferences. Analysing the e-health situation in Africa in 1993, 2007 and 2011 by mapping software applications presented in the respective conferences on a simplified model of potential spots for e-health use.
URI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1638856
http://hdl.handle.net/11189/7824
ISSN: 0943-4747
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