Journal Article

Physicians' responses to clinical decision support on an intensive care unit—comparison of four different alerting methods.

Scheepers-Hoeks AMJ; Grouls RJ; Neef C; Ackerman EW; Korsten EH.

How to tailor warnings within electronic health records to avert safety problems while avoiding alert fatigue is an ongoing question for medical informaticians. This study found that pop-up alerts appeared to be the most effective mechanism for presenting clinical decision support for drug prescribing.