Neurologic Disease

Clinical Decision Support for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury - Final Report

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Examining the Clinical Workflow and Outcomes of Integrating Health Information Technology to Educate and Support Dementia Caregivers

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This project will evaluate the integration into clinical care of CareHeroes, an application to support caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s disease.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2018 to September 29, 2020

Changing patterns of alpha agonist medication use in children and adolescents 2009-2011.

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Implementation of the Canadian CT head rule and Its association with use of computed tomography among patients with head injury.

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School-Based Tele-Physiatry Assistance for Rehabilitative and Therapeutic Services for Children with Special Health Care Needs Living in Rural and Underserved Communities

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This project will determine the impact of using telemedicine to serve children with special healthcare needs living in rural and underserved communities.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2017 to July 31, 2022

Use of a computerized decision aid for developmental surveillance and screening: a randomized clinical trial.

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Optimal Methods for Notifying Clinicians About Epilepsy Surgery Patients

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This project will integrate an existing Natural Language Processing system into neurology clinical practice and develop a decision support mechanism to alert providers about patients with epilepsy who are potential surgical candidates with the goal to shorten the time to surgical evaluation for eligible patients.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2016 to September 29, 2018

Using the Electronic Medical Record to Identify and Screen Patients at Risk for Delirium

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This project informed Stage 3 Meaningful Use requirements by evaluating metrics related to identification of delirium in real time and improving accuracy of the problem list, thus potentially improving care for patients with delirium.

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September 3, 2013 to November 30, 2015

Clinical Decision Support for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

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This project developed and piloted a patient-centered clinical decision support tool that was used in emergency department management of minor head injury and found high patient and clinician satisfaction and usability.

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Project Dates: 
May 9, 2013 to April 30, 2018

Buddy Technology

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This project developed PocketBuddy, a handheld technology for aging adults to assist in caregiving activities, monitoring the well-being of both the caregiver and the person being cared for, and capturing information on the home environments.

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December 16, 2005 to December 15, 2006