Respiratory (Lung) Disease

Applying the behavior change technique taxonomy to mobile health applications: a protocol.

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Seasonal variation in readmission risk for patients hospitalized with cardiopulmonary conditions.

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TREAT ECARDS: Translating Evidence into Action: Electronic Clinical Decision Support in ARDS

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This project will develop and evaluate an electronic clinical decision support tool for care of patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.

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September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021

Automated Notification for Follow-Up Testing Recommendations Across Care Settings - Final Report

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FPs lower hospital readmission rates and costs.

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Using Electronic Data to Improve Care of Patients With Known or Suspected Cancer - Final Report

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Automated Notification for Followup Testing Recommendations Across Care Settings

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This project built an automated intervention that recognized critical imaging results that require additional testing and populated a discharge summary with recommendations, resulting in improved patient followup.

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July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2017

Using Electronic Data to Improve Care of Patients With Known or Suspected Cancer

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This project used health information technology to identify patients for whom a diagnosis of prostate, lung, or colon cancer had been delayed.

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September 30, 2008 to June 29, 2013

Using Electronic Records to Detect and Learn from Ambulatory Diagnostic Errors

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The findings of this study demonstrated that electronic health record-based trigger methods can enable more meaningful measurement and surveillance of diagnostic errors in primary care.

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September 30, 2007 to September 30, 2010

Improving Pediatric Safety and Quality with Healthcare Information Technology

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Systematically assessed improvements in patient safety and experience of care associated with implementation of four decision support function embedded in an electronic health record: 1) the influence of weight based dosing on pediatric adverse drug events; 2) the influence of a test result tracking system on appropriate followup of ordered tests; 3) the influence of automated reminders on symptom monitoring and medications for children with asthma and attention deficit disorder.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2008