Journal of Archives in Military Medicine

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Hospital Information Systems in Iranian Military Hospitals: A Multiple Case Analysis

Ramin Hamidi Farahani 1 , Mohammad Sharifi 2 , * , Masarat Ayat 3 and Nader Markazi Moghaddam 4 , 5
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1 Department of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, AJA University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 International Business School, University Technology Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3 Department of Engineering, Payame Noor University, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, AJA University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Department of Health Management and Economics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Archives in Military Medicine: November 2014, 2 (4); e22853
  • Published Online: October 25, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 9, 2014
  • Revised: September 10, 2014
  • Accepted: September 14, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/jamm.22853

To Cite: Hamidi Farahani R, Sharifi M, Ayat M, Markazi Moghaddam N. Hospital Information Systems in Iranian Military Hospitals: A Multiple Case Analysis, J Arch Mil Med. 2014 ; 2(4):e22853. doi: 10.5812/jamm.22853.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
5. Discussion
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