Connecting the Dots: Health Information Technology Expansion and Health Disparities

PLoS Med. 2015 Jul 14;12(7):e1001852. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001852. eCollection 2015 Jul.


Courtney Lyles and colleagues highlight how the expansion of patient-facing electronic health record portals could exacerbate existing healthcare disparities.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Electronic Health Records*
  • Health Promotion
  • Healthcare Disparities / statistics & numerical data*
  • Humans
  • Meaningful Use*
  • Medical Informatics / organization & administration
  • Medical Informatics / statistics & numerical data*