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CLINICIAN PERCEPTION OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF AN AUTOMATED EARLY WARNING SYSTEM TO PREDICT SEPSIS

Background: Sepsis is a leading cause of mortality among hospitalized patients. Early detection and intervention reduces sepsis-related mortality. We implemented a novel early warning system (EWS 2.0) based on a machine-learning algorithm to prospectively identify [...]

By | 2017-04-26T02:44:03+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Research Abstracts, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on CLINICIAN PERCEPTION OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF AN AUTOMATED EARLY WARNING SYSTEM TO PREDICT SEPSIS

HOW ORIGINAL: CHARACTERIZING THE SOURCE OF TEXT IN PROGRESS NOTES

Background: The original goal of progress notes is to provide a concise, up-to-date reflection of the patient’s condition and the provider’s thought processes.  Electronic health records (EHRs) allow physicians to supplement traditional manual data entry [...]

By | 2017-04-26T02:42:59+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Research Abstracts, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on HOW ORIGINAL: CHARACTERIZING THE SOURCE OF TEXT IN PROGRESS NOTES

IMPLEMENTATION AND IMPACT OF AN AUTOMATED EARLY WARNING SYSTEM TO PREDICT SEPSIS

Background: Sepsis is a leading cause of death among hospitalized patients. Early detection of sepsis has the potential to reduce mortality by facilitating timely evidence-based interventions. Past studies have used electronic health records (EHR) to [...]

By | 2017-04-26T02:44:35+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Research Abstracts, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on IMPLEMENTATION AND IMPACT OF AN AUTOMATED EARLY WARNING SYSTEM TO PREDICT SEPSIS

PROBLEM BASED CHARTING: A METHOD FOR IMPROVING PROBLEM LIST UTILIZATION AND COMPLETENESS

Background: Accurate problem lists linked to the electronic medical record (EMR) can be a source of structured clinical data useful for communication among clinicians for patient care, clinical decision support design, and EMR phenotyping.  Nevertheless, [...]

By | 2017-04-26T02:43:30+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Research Abstracts, Technology in Hospital Medicine|Comments Off on PROBLEM BASED CHARTING: A METHOD FOR IMPROVING PROBLEM LIST UTILIZATION AND COMPLETENESS