Selected Publications

Benson T. The history of the Read Codes: the inaugural James Read Memorial Lecture 2011. Informatics in Primary Care 2011;19:173-182.

Benson T. Principles of Healthcare Interoperability HL7 and SNOMED. Second Edition, Springer, 2012.

Benson T, Conley EC, Harrison AB, Taylor I.  Sintero Server – Simplifying interoperability for distributed collaborative health care.  IHIC 2011 Conference, Orlando, May 2011.

Benson T, Sizmur S, Whatling J, Arikan S, McDonald D, Ingram D.  Evaluation of a new short generic measure of health status: howRu. Informatics in Primary Care 2010 Vol 18 No 2, 89-101. [Free Full Text Download]

Benson T and Whatling J. Measuring Outcomes.  Health Service Journal, Resource Centre, 11 Aug 2008

Benson T. Prevention of errors and user alienation in healthcare IT integration programmes. Informatics in Primary Care, 2007; Vol 15, No 1, 1-7.

Benson T. Care pathways – briefing paper. Published on OpenClinical with permission from the NHS CFH, 2005. 

Benson T and Leitch M. eProcurement functional requirements specification. Version 4.0 HM Treasury, OGC, 2004

Benson T. e-service development framework (eSDF). v1.0, The Cabinet Office, 2002

Benson T. Why general practitioners use computers and hospital doctors do not – Part 1: incentives. BMJ 2002; 325:1086-1089.

Benson T.  Why general practitioners use computers and hospital doctors do not – Part 2: scalability. BMJ, 2002; 325:1090-1093.

Benson T. Using S/MIME for health insurance claims. In Case studies of security problems and their solutions (ed Klein G), 111-114, Amsterdam: IOS Press, 2000.

Benson T. Why industry is not embracing standards. Int J Med Inf. 1998 48(1-3): 133-6.

Benson T. The development of standard healthcare EDI messages. In Progress in Standardization in Health Care Informatics (ed de Moor G), 127-33, Amsterdam: IOS Press, 1993.

Benson T. The challenge of standardised terminology in the health field. In Computerised Natural Medical Language Processing for Knowledge Engineering (ed Scherrer J, Cote R and Mandil S), 41-45, Amsterdam: North-Holland, 1989.

Read J and Benson T. Comprehensive coding. BJHC 1986 May: 22-25. 

Benson T. Classification of disability and distress by ward nurses – a reliability study. Int J Epidemiol. 1978 Dec; 7(4): 359-61

Benson T. Some methods used for the evaluation of laboratory computer systems at Charing Cross Hospital. In Computing in Clinical Laboratories (ed Siemaszko F), 137-149, London: Pitman Medical, 1977.