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Systematically improving physician assignment during in-hospital transitions of care by enhancing a preexisting hospital electronic health record.
Zsenits B, Polashenski WA, Sterns RH, Brown DR IV, Moheet A. J Hosp Med. 2009;4:308-312.
Concept and development of a discharge alert filter for abnormal laboratory values coupled with computerized provider order entry: a tool for quality improvement and hospital risk management.
Mathew G, Kho A, Dexter P, et al. J Patient Saf. 2012;8:69-75.
Using computerized provider order entry and clinical decision support to improve referring physicians' implementation of consultants' medical recommendations.
Were MC, Abernathy G, Hui SL, Kempf C, Weiner M. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2009;16:196-202.
Piecing together medication administration.
Anderson HJ. Health Data Manage. May 1, 2009;17:22.
Electronic alerts to prevent venous thromboembolism among hospitalized patients.
Kucher N, Koo S, Quiroz R, et al. N Engl J Med. 2005;352:969-977.
Preventability of adverse drug events involving multiple drugs using publicly available clinical decision support tools.
Wright A, Feblowitz J, Phansalkar S, et al. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2012;69:221-227.
As industry automates, adverse events continue to haunt caregivers.
Wetzel TG. Health Data Manage. 2011 Feb;19:86, 88, 90 passim.
Overrides of medication-related clinical decision support alerts in outpatients.
Nanji KC, Slight SP, Seger DL, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014;21:487-491.
Evaluation of medium-term consequences of implementing commercial computerized physician order entry and clinical decision support prescribing systems in two 'early adopter' hospitals.
Cresswell KM, Bates DW, Williams R, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014;21:e194-e202.
The impact of prescribing safety alerts for elderly persons in an electronic medical record: an interrupted time series evaluation.
Smith DH, Perrin N, Feldstein A, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2006;166:1098-1104.
Use of electronic health records in US hospitals.
Jha AK, Desroches CM, Campbell EG, et al. N Engl J Med. 2009;360:1628-1638.
Preventing medication errors in hospitals through a systems approach and technological innovation: a prescription for 2010.
Crane J, Crane FG. Hosp Top. Fall 2006;84:3-8.
Improving quality and safety of care using "technovigilance": an ethnographic case study of secondary use of data from an electronic prescribing and decision support system.
Dixon-Woods M, Redwood S, Leslie M, Minion J, Martin GP, Coleman JJ. Milbank Q. 2013;91:424-454.
A survey of factors affecting clinician acceptance of clinical decision support.
Sittig DF, Krall MA, Dykstra RH, Russell A, Chin HL. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2006;6:6.
Evaluating clinical decision support systems: monitoring CPOE order check override rates in the Department of Veterans Affairs' computerized patient record system.
Lin C-P, Payne TH, Nichol WP, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2008;15:620-626.
CPOE: it don't come easy.
Anderson HJ. Health Data Manag. January 1, 2009;17:18.
Standard practices for computerized clinical decision support in community hospitals: a national survey.
Ash JS, McCormack JL, Sittig DF, Wright A, McMullen C, Bates DW. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2012;19:980-987.
Inpatient Computerized Provider Order Entry: Findings from the AHRQ Health IT Portfolio.
Dixon BE, Zafar A, for AHRQ National Resource Center for Health IT. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; January 2009. AHRQ Publication No. 09-0031-EF.
PCA safety data review after clinical decision support and smart pump technology implementation.
Prewitt J, Schneider S, Horvath M, Hammond J, Jackson J, Ginsberg B. J Patient Saf. 2013;9:103-109.
Association of a clinical knowledge support system with improved patient safety, reduced complications and shorter length of stay among Medicare beneficiaries in acute care hospitals in the United States.
Bonis PA, Pickens GT, Rind DM, Foster DA. Int J Med Inform. 2008;77:745-753.
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