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Journal Article

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

Scheepers-Hoeks A-MJ, Grouls RJ, Neef C, et al. Artificial intelligence in medicine. 2013;59:33-8.

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.