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Variation in electronic test results management and its implications for patient safety: a multisite investigation.

Thomas J, Dahm MR, Li J, et al. Variation in electronic test results management and its implications for patient safety: a multisite investigation. J Am Med Inform Assoc. Epub 2020 Jul 29. doi: 10.1093/jamia/ocaa093.

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August 19, 2020
Thomas J, Dahm MR, Li J, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2020;27(8):1214–1224.

This qualitative study explored how clinicians ensure optimal management of diagnostic test results, a major patient safety concern. Thematic analyses identified strategies clinicians use to enhance test result management including paper-based manual processes, cognitive reminders, and adaptive use of electronic medical record functionality.  

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Thomas J, Dahm MR, Li J, et al. Variation in electronic test results management and its implications for patient safety: a multisite investigation. J Am Med Inform Assoc. Epub 2020 Jul 29. doi: 10.1093/jamia/ocaa093.

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