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Graber ML, Byrne C, Johnston D. Diagnosis. 2017;4:211-224.
Graber ML ; Byrne C ; Johnston D.The impact of electronic health records on diagnosis. Diagnosis. 2017; 4: 211-224
Health information technologies (IT) are seen to facilitate diagnostic improvement. This review discusses opportunities and problems that health IT can bring to diagnostic safety. The authors recommend ways to safely use health IT to improve diagnosis.
Prevalence and predictors of delayed clinical diagnosis of Type 2 diabetes: a longitudinal cohort study.
Gopalan A, Mishra P, Alexeeff SE, et al. Diabet Med. 2018;35:1655-1662.
Mind the overlap: how system problems contribute to cognitive failure and diagnostic errors.
Gupta A, Harrod M, Quinn M, et al. Diagnosis (Berl). 2018;5:151-156.
Closing the Loop: A Guide to Safer Ambulatory Referrals in the EHR Era.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement, National Patient Safety Foundation. Cambridge, MA: Institute for Healthcare Improvement; 2017.
Electronic health record reviews to measure diagnostic uncertainty in primary care.
Bhise V, Rajan SS, Sittig DF, et al. J Eval Clin Pract. 2018;24:545-551.
Errors in diagnosis of spinal epidural abscesses in the era of electronic health records.
Bhise V, Meyer AND, Singh H, et al. Am J Med. 2017;130:975-981.
Significant reduction in preanalytical errors for nonphlebotomy blood draws after implementation of a novel integrated specimen collection module.
Le RD, Melanson SE, Petrides AK, et al. Am J Clin Pathol. 2016;146:456-461.
Graphical display of diagnostic test results in electronic health records: a comparison of 8 systems.
Sittig DF, Murphy DR, Smith MW, Russo E, Wright A, Singh H. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2015;22:900-904.
Electronic health record-based triggers to detect potential delays in cancer diagnosis.
Murphy DR, Laxmisan A, Reis BA, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014;23:8-16.
Electronic health record-based surveillance of diagnostic errors in primary care.
Singh H, Giardina TD, Forjuoh SN, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012;22:93-100.
Exploring situational awareness in diagnostic errors in primary care.
Singh H, Davis Giardina T, Petersen LA, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012;21:30-38.
Automated identification of postoperative complications within an electronic medical record using natural language processing.
Murff HJ, FitzHenry F, Matheny ME, et al. JAMA. 2011;306:848-855.
Reducing diagnostic error through medical home-based primary care reform.
Singh H, Graber M. JAMA. 2010;304:463-464.
Can electronic clinical documentation help prevent diagnostic errors?
Schiff GD, Bates DW. N Engl J Med. 2010;362:1066-1069.
Notification of abnormal lab test results in an electronic medical record: do any safety concerns remain?
Singh H, Thomas EJ, Sittig DF, et al. Am J Med. 2010;123:238-244.
Errors and adverse events in otolaryngology.
Shah RK, Roberson DW, Healy GB. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;14:164-169.
Clinical impact of intraoperative electronic health record downtime on surgical patients.
Harrison AM, Siwani R, Pickering BW, Herasevich V. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2019 Apr 4; [Epub ahead of print].
Evaluating the impact of auto-calculation settings on opioid prescribing at an academic medical center.
Crothers G, Edwards DA, Ehrenfeld JM, Woo E, McCluggage L, Lobo B. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2019 Mar 29; [Epub ahead of print].
Minimizing Opioid Prescribing in Surgery (MOPiS) initiative: an analysis of implementation barriers.
Coughlin JM, Shallcross ML, Schäfer WLA, et al. J Surg Res. 2019;239:309-319.
Systems engineering and human factors support of a system of novel EHR-integrated tools to prevent harm in the hospital.
Dalal AK, Fuller T, Garabedian P, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2019 Mar 22; [Epub ahead of print].
Death by 1,000 clicks: where electronic health records went wrong.
Schulte F, Fry E. Kaiser Health News, Fortune Magazine. March 18, 2019.
A mixed-method study of practitioners' perspectives on issues related to EHR medication reconciliation at a health system.
Rangachari P, Dellsperger KC, Fallaw D, et al. Qual Manag Health Care. 2019;28:84-95.
What's in a name? Provider perception of injured John Doe patients.
Janowak CF, Agarwal SK, Zarzaur BL. J Surg Res. 2019;238:218-223.
Assessing the effectiveness of engaging patients and their families in the three-step fall prevention process across modalities of an evidence-based fall prevention toolkit: an implementation science study.
Duckworth M, Adelman J, Belategui K, et al. J Med Internet Res. 2019;21:e10008.
Performing an inadvertent procedure.
Gupta A, Jain S, Croft C. JAMA. 2019;321:504-505.
A Crisis in Health Care: A Call to Action on Physician Burnout.
Jha AK, Iliff AR, Chaoui AA, Defossez S, Bombaugh MC, Miller YA. Waltham, MA: Massachusetts Medical Society, Massachusetts Health and Hospital Association, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and Harvard Global Health Institute; 2019.
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