Background Material

Scientific publications

Infobutton projects

Less formal locally hosted materials


  1. Cimino JJ, Elhanan G, Zeng Q. Supporting infobuttons with terminological knowledge. Proc AMIA Annu Fall Symp.1997;528-32.
  2. Cimino JJ, Li J, Bakken S, Patel VL. Theoretical, empirical and practical approaches to resolving the unmet information needs of clinical information system users. Proc AMIA Annu Fall Symp. 2002;170-4.
  3. Reichert JC, Glasgow M, Narus SP, Clayton PD. Using LOINC to link an EMR to the pertinent paragraph in a structured reference knowledge base. Proc AMIA Annu Fall Symp. 2002;:652-6.
  4. Cimino JJ, Li J, Graham M, Currie LM, Allen M, Bakken S, et al. Use of online resources while using a clinical information system. Proc AMIA Annu Fall Symp. 2003;:175-9.
  5. Cimino JJ, Del Fiol G. Infobuttons and point of care access to knowledge. In: Greenes RA, ed. Clinical decision support: the road ahead. Academic Press; 2006. p. 345-371.
  6. Maviglia SM, Yoon CS, Bates DW, Kuperman G. KnowledgeLink: Impact of context-sensitive information retrieval on clinicians' information needs. J Am Med Inf Assoc. 2006;13:67-73.
  7. Cimino JJ. Use, usability, usefulness, and impact of an infobutton manager. Proc AMIA Annu Fall Symp. 2006;151-5.
  8. Del Fiol G, Rocha R, Clayton PD. Infobuttons at Intermountain Healthcare: utilization and infrastructure. Proc AMIA Annu Fall Symp. 2006;180-4.
  9. Del Fiol G, Williams MS, Maram N, Rocha RA, Wood GM, Mitchell JA. Integrating genetic information resources with an EHR. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2006:904.
  10. Del Fiol G, Haug PJ. Use of classification models based on usage data for the selection of infobutton resources. Proc AMIA Annu Fall Symp. 2007;:171-175.
  11. Li J, Cimino JJ. Auditing dynamic links to online information resources. Proc AMIA Annu Fall Symp. 2007;:448-452.
  12. Del Fiol G, Haug PJ, Cimino JJ, Narus SP, Norlin C, Mitchell JA. Effectiveness of topic-specific infobuttons: a randomized controlled trial. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2008;15(6):752-9.
  13. Del Fiol G, Haug PJ. Infobuttons and classification models: a method for the automatic selection of on-line information resources to fulfill clinicians' information needs. J Biomed Inform. 2008;41(4):655-66.
  14. Del Fiol G, Haug PJ. Classification models for the prediction of clinicians' information needs. J Biomed Inform. 2009;42(1):82-9.