Lessons learned from PICNIC

Manolis Tsiknakis, Niilo Saranummi

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This chapter reviews the PICNIC experience from conception to its realisation and draws conclusions on several fronts. It puts PICNIC within the current framework of needs and requirements, summarises shortly its main contributions, and discusses its main contributions. Special emphasis is given to understanding the needs and requirements resulting from a fragmented ICT market and the implications and possibilities that PICNIC has created for a consolidation of the market.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRegional Health Economies and ICT Services
EditorsNiilo Saranummi, David Piggott, Dimitros G. Katehakis, Manolis Tsiknaklis, Knut Bernstein
Place of PublicationNetherlands
PublisherIOS Press
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-60750-125-1
ISBN (Print)1-58603-538-X, 978-1-58603-538-9
Publication statusPublished - 2005
MoE publication typeD2 Article in professional manuals or guides or professional information systems or text book material

Publication series

SeriesStudies in Health Technology and Informatics


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