10 Pages Posted: 19 Feb 2009 Last revised: 31 Mar 2009
Date Written: February 19, 2009
This paper discusses several types of interoperability for medical applications and devices: the ability of applications to run on any platform; how modularity affects interoperability; and data exchange between heterogeneous applications. It draws from experience with Internet standardization to find lessons for creating standards for interoperability.
Keywords: Medical Care, Cross Platform
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Gaynor, Mark and Gupta, Amar and Myung, Dan and Rawn, James and Moulton, Steve, Interoperability of Medical Applications and Devices (February 19, 2009). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1346400 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1346400