Ferris, Timothy

Impact of a computerized template on antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections in children and adolescents.

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Patient-physician connectedness and quality of primary care.

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Electronic health record decision support and quality of care for children with ADHD.

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Improving Pediatric Safety and Quality with Health Care - Final Report

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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