The recommendations from the 2009 SiHIS working conference in Hiroshima - issues on trustworthiness of health information and patient safety
Yamamoto, K, Okuhara, Y, Eike-Henner, WK, Croll, PR, France, FR, Ruotsalainen, P & Ishikawa, K 2011, 'The recommendations from the 2009 SiHIS working conference in Hiroshima - issues on trustworthiness of health information and patient safety', International Journal of Medical Informatics, vol. 80, no. 2, pp. 75-80.
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Held on 21st to 23rd November 2009 in Hiroshima, the SiHIS working conference aimed at finding solutions to approach to an idealistic society where (1) the individual can trust information with full understanding and responsibility, (2) the individual can allow the use of information backed by sound legitimated environment, (3) information can play its role for better healthcare and the improvement of medicine. The purpose of this paper is to propose recommendations from this working conference.