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Search results for "Computerized Decision Support"
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- Computerized Decision Support
Ross C. STAT. May 13, 2019.
Nuisance alarms, interruptions, and insufficient staff availability can hinder effective monitoring and response to acute patient deterioration. This news article reports on how hospital logistics centers are working toward utilizing artificial intelligence to improve clinician response to alarms by proactively identifying hospitalized patients at the highest risk for heart failure to trigger emergency response teams when their condition rapidly declines.
Parikh R. MIT Technol Rev. October 23, 2018.
Computerized decision support and artificial intelligence (AI) are being utilized to enhance decision-making in health care. This magazine article explains how artificial intelligence presents clinicians with an opportunity to improve practice by reducing cognitive load when determining appropriate diagnoses and treatment decisions.
Burt A, Volchenboum S. Harv Bus Rev. May 8, 2018.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. September 12, 2017.
Misdiagnosis has gained recognition as an important patient safety problem. This newspaper article reports on several areas of research and improvement efforts that seek to better understand the roots of diagnostic error and design solutions. Strategies discussed include artificial intelligence, lessons learned initiatives, and data-tracking mechanisms.
Maron DF. Sci Am. July 21, 2017.
Brouillette M. MIT Technol Rev. April 27, 2017.
Shryock T. Med Econ. December 5, 2016.
Computerized decision support and advanced computing are being used to augment various processes in health care, such as medication ordering and diagnosis. This magazine article reports on the accuracy of these systems and the potential role of artificial intelligence in supporting diagnostic decision making.
Carr S. ImproveDx. April 2016;3:1-3.
Cohn J. The Atlantic. March 2013;311:59–67.
This magazine article reports how technology, such as IBM's Watson, can improve the efficiency and accuracy of health care decision making.
Hafner K. New York Times. December 3, 2012.
Gertner J. Fast Company. October 15, 2012.
This magazine article discusses how advanced computing can improve reliability of decision-making for activities that rely on complex information and evidence, like medicine.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. August 26, 2010;15:1-3.
This article discusses a case of data entry error in an electronic prescribing system, explains the contributing factors, and provides recommendations to prevent such errors.
Metzger JB, Welebob E, Turisco F, Classen DC. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. Sept/Oct 2008;5:16-24.
This article describes strategies for integrating clinical decision support tools with computerized physician order entry systems.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal (Eastern edition). November 29, 2006: D1-D5. [Reprinted on Post-gazette.com].
This article describes a decision support program used by Kaiser Permanente and U.S. Veterans Administration to help minimize misdiagnosis.
Moore G. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. November/December 2006;3:28-30, 32-33.
Solovy A. HHN Magazine (Hospitals & Health Networks). July 2005;79.
This article reports on the results of Hospitals & Health Networks' 2005 Most Wired Survey and Benchmarking Study. Results showed lower mortality rates among the 100 "Most Wired" hospitals, or those hospitals exhibiting successful information technology implementation.
Borzo J. Wall Street Journal. May 23, 2005:R10.
This article discusses decision support system implementation and use, and its role in preventing physician misdiagnosis.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. November 17, 2013.
This newspaper article describes efforts to prevent diagnostic errors, including improving follow-up of abnormal test results and implementing decision support programs.
Wetzel TG. Health Data Manage. 2011 Feb;19:86, 88, 90 passim.
This article discusses how several health care organizations used health information technology to improve organizational transparency.
Anderson HJ. Health Data Manage. May 1, 2009;17:22.
This article discusses efforts to support medicine administration through various information technology techniques. It is second in a three-part series on patient safety and computerization.