Prof. Dr. Thomas Bürkle


Prof. Dr. Thomas Bürkle Co-Leiter Institut I4MI

  • Address Berner Fachhochschule
    School of Engineering and Computer Science
    Höheweg 80
    2502 Biel


  • Erstellung eines LEP Demonstrators

  • Begleitung im Projekt „Digitale Pathologie“

  • Orthopädische Pfad App - Vorprojekt

  • Spital der Zukunft Live

  • Erstellung der Software-Akte zur MP Zertifizierung Sakkadentrainer

  • Erstellung von Documedis GUI Prototypen

  • DFG Spitzencluster Projekt Chemoinformatik-basierte Optimierung der Arzneimitteltherapiesicherheit und der patientenindividualisierten Pharmakotherapie

  • BMG Projekt Systematische Optimierung des Medikationsprozesses im Krankenhaus zur Förderung der Arzneimtteltherapiesicherheit

  • Dräger Medical Entwicklungskooperation ICM Teil 1 und 2

  • EU Projekt FLORENCE (CTT-554)

  • EU Projekt HANSA

  • Dienstleistung zur Medikamentenhausliste

  • SNF NRP77 Digi-care

  • eHealth Suisse Umsetzungshilfe Handhabung der EPD Metadaten

  • BAG Erarbeitung einer Vision "Datenökosystem Gesundheitswesen"


  • Mate S, Bürkle T, Kapsner LA, Toddenroth D, Kampf MO, Sedlmayr M, Castellanos I, Prokosch HU, Kraus S.A method for the graphical modeling of relative temporal constraints. J Biomed Inform. 2019 Oct 17;100:103314. doi: 10.1016/j.jbi.2019.103314. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Kyburz P, Gfeller S, Bürkle T, Denecke K. Exchanging Appointment Data Among Healthcare Institutions. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019;260:33-40.

  • Lehmann M, Philips M, Telesca C, Sariyar M, Holm J, Zetz E, Bürkle T. Components for Material Master Data Management in Swiss Hospitals. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019;259:51-56.

  • Holm J, Kammermann F, Noser P, Sariyar M, Bürkle T. Streamlining Hospital IT - Improving the Admission Process. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019;259:45-50.

  • Sariyar M, Bürkle T, Lehmann M, Holm J. Current Reasons for Not Using Clinical Pathways in Practice. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019;259:25-30.

  • Bürkle T, Lehmann M, Holm J, Sariyar M, Zetz E, Denecke K. Cross-Institutional Pathway Guidance - Chance or Extra Burden? Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019;259:13-18.

  • Denecke K, Kyburz P, Gfeller S, Deng Y, Bürkle T. A Concept for Improving Cross-Sector Care by a Mobile Patient Navigator App. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2018;255:160-164.

  • Castellanos I, Martin M, Kraus S, Bürkle T, Prokosch HU, Schüttler J, Toddenroth D. Effects of staff training and electronic event monitoring on long-term adherence to lung-protective ventilation recommendations. J Crit Care. 2018 Feb;43:13-20. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2017.06.027. Epub 2017 Jun 27.

  • Kraus S, Rosenbauer M, Schröder L, Bürkle T, Adlassnig KP, Toddenroth D. A detailed analysis of the Arden Syntax expression grammar.J Biomed Inform. 2018 Jul;83:196-203.

  • Deng Y, Bürkle T, Holm J, Zetz E, Denecke K. Last Mile Towards Efficient Healthcare Delivery in Switzerland: eHealth Enabled Applications Could Speed Up the Care Process. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2018;247:251-255.

  • Bürkle T, Denecke K, Lehmann M, Zetz E, Holm J. Integrated Care Processes Designed for the Future Healthcare System. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2017;245:20-24.

  • Meystre SM, Lovis C, Bürkle T, Tognola G, Budrionis A, Lehmann CU. Clinical Data Reuse or Secondary Use: Current Status and Potential Future Progress. Yearb Med Inform. 2017 Aug;26(1):38-52.

  • Plank-Kiegele B, Bürkle T, Müller F, Patapovas A, Sonst A, Pfistermeister B, Dormann H, Maas R. Data Requirements for the Correct Identification of Medication Errors and Adverse Drug Events in Patients Presenting at an Emergency Department. Methods Inf Med. 2017 Aug 11;56(4):276-282.

  • Pfistermeister B, Dormann H, Patapovas A, Müller F, Sonst A, Glaeser H, Plank-Kiegele B, Bürkle T, Maas R. Adverse drug events related to COX inhibitors in patients presenting at an emergency department.Notfall und Rettungsmedizin 2016;19(8): 671-678.

  • Pfistermeister B, Sedlmayr B, Patapovas A, Suttner G, Tektas O, Tarkhov A, Kornhuber J, Fromm MF, Bürkle T, Prokosch HU, Maas R. Development of a Standardized Rating Tool for Drug Alerts to Reduce Information Overload. Methods Inf Med. 2016 Dec 7;55(6):507-515.

  • Schaad P, Basler S, Medini M, Wissler I, Bürkle T, Lehmann M. The « Intelligent Wardrobe ». Stud Health Technol Inform. 2016;225:213-7.

  • Wagner S, Beckmann MW, Wullich B, Seggewies C, Ries M, Bürkle T, Prokosch HU. Analysis and classification of oncology activities on the way to workflow based single source documentation in clinical information systems. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2015 Dec 22;15:107.

  • Castellanos I, Kraus S, Toddenroth D, Prokosch HU, Bürkle T. Using Arden Syntax Medical Logic Modules to reduce overutilization of laboratory tests for detection of bacterial infections-Success or failure? Artif Intell Med. 2015 Sep 25.

  • Mate S, Köpcke F, Toddenroth D, Martin M, Prokosch HU, Bürkle T, Ganslandt T. Ontology-based data integration between clinical and research systems. PLoS One. 2015 Jan 14;10(1):

  • Patapovas A, Pfistermeister B, Tarkhov A, Terfloth L, Maas R, Fromm MF, Kornhuber J, Prokosch HU, Bürkle T. The effect object paradigm--a means to support medication safety with clinical decision support. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2014;205:1065-9.

  • Maier C, Bürkle T, Prokosch HU, Ganslandt T. Case-based visualization of a patient cohort using SEER epidemiologic data. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2014;198:133-40.

  • Vollmer AM, Prokosch HU, Bürkle T. Identifying barriers for implementation of computer based nursing documentation. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2014;201:94-101.

  • Zunner C, Ganslandt T, Prokosch HU, Bürkle T. A reference architecture for semantic interoperability and its practical application. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2014;198:40-6.

  • Pfistermeister B, Saß A, Criegee-Rieck M, Bürkle T, Fromm MF, Maas R. Inconsistencies and misleading information in officially approved prescribing information from three major drug markets. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2014 Nov;96(5):616-24.

  • Ammenwerth E, Aly AF, Bürkle T, Christ P, Dormann H, Friesdorf W, Haas C, Haefeli WE, Jeske M, Kaltschmidt J, Menges K, Möller H, Neubert A, Rascher W, Reichert H, Schuler J, Schreier G, Schulz S, Seidling HM, Stühlinger W, Criegee-Rieck M. Memorandum on the Use of Information Technology to Improve Medication Safety. Methods Inf Med. 2014 Jun 6;53(5).

  • Krumm R, Semjonow A, Tio J, Duhme H, Bürkle T, Haier J, Dugas M, Breil B. The need for harmonized structured documentation and chances of secondary use - Results of a systematic analysis with automated form comparison for prostate and breast cancer. J Biomed Inform. 2014 Apr 18.

  • Müller F, Dormann H, Pfistermeister B, Sonst A, Patapovas A, Vogler R, Hartmann N, Plank-Kiegele B, Kirchner M, Bürkle T, Maas R. Application of the Pareto principle to identify and address drug-therapy safety issues. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2014 Jun;70(6):727-36.

  • Kraus S, Castellanos I, Toddenroth D, Prokosch HU, Bürkle T. Integrating Arden-Syntax-based clinical decision support with extended presentation formats into a commercial patient data management system. J Clin Monit Comput. 2014;28(5): 465-73.

  • Toddenroth D, Ganslandt T, Castellanos I, Prokosch HU, Bürkle T. Employing heat maps to mine associations in structured routine care data. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine 60.2014,2: 79–88

  • Zbinden C, Strickler M, Sariyar M, Bürkle T, Seidel K. A Protocol Entry Catalog for Intraoperative Neuromonitoring - Steps Towards an Ontology. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2020 Jun 26;272:318-321.

  • Gfeller S, Kyburz P, Schmitt KU, Bürkle T, Holm J, Sariyar M. Sensor-Based Decision Support for the Allocation of Patient Attendants in Hospitals. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2020 Jun 16;270:673-677.

  • Tippenhauer K, Philips M, Largiadèr CR, Sariyar M, Bürkle T. Integrating Pharmacogenetic Decision Support into a Clinical Information System. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2020 Jun 16;270:618-622.

  • Degen GA, Günther V, Holm J, Bürkle T, Sariyar M. Using Business Intelligence Tools to Support Medical Validation of Laboratory Tests. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2020 Jun 16;270:494-498

  • Aeschimann J, Huber S, Wüthrich D, Seth-Smith H, Holm J, Bürkle T, Sariyar M. Prototyping a Tool for Processing Genetic Meta-Data in Microbiological Laboratories. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2020 Jun 16;270:397-401

  • Hautz WE, Kündig MM, Tschanz R, Birrenbach T, Schuster A, Bürkle T, Hautz SC, Sauter TC, Krummrey G. Automated identification of diagnostic labelling errors in medicine.
    Diagnosis (Berl). 2021 Oct 21;9(2):241-249. doi: 10.1515/dx-2021-0039.

  • Zbinden C, Strickler M, Sariyar M, Bürkle T, Seidel K. Digitizing Data Management for Intraoperative Neuromonitoring.
    Stud Health Technol Inform. 2021 May 24;278:211-216. doi: 10.3233/SHTI210071.

  • Bürkle T, Bender M, Glauser R. Using Robots in Medical Informatics Education.
    Stud Health Technol Inform. 2022 May 25;294:765-769. doi: 10.3233/SHTI220580.

  • Miletic M, Iten M, Bürkle T, Nippel A. An Interoperable Resuscitation Registry for the University Hospital of Bern. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2022 May 16;292:85-88. doi: 10.3233/SHTI220328.

  • Reichenpfader D, Abu Baker M, Bürkle T. Digitizing the ECG Workflow - A State-of-the-Art Analysis. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2022 May 16;292:81-84. doi: 10.3233/SHTI220327.
    PMID: 35575853

  • Bürkle T, Lueg C, Salzmann P, Salini D, von Kaenel F, Löffel K, Meier L, Moozhiyil SM, Perrini S, Trede I, Volpe A, Holm J. Digi-Care: Exploring the Impacts of Digitization on Nursing Work in Switzerland. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2022 May 16;292:57-62. doi: 10.3233/SHTI220321.

  • Meier L, Gurtner C, Nuessli S, Miletic M, Bürkle T, Durrer M. SERO - A New Mobile App for Suicide Prevention. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2022 May 16;292:3-8. doi: 10.3233/SHTI220310.