Decision Support

By Dean Koh 12:30 am June 25, 2020
These solutions can now be commercialized and sold in 27 member states of the European Union, the Acceding countries as well as EFTA states.
Neonatal data tech and video streaming help clinicians enhance care
By Bill Siwicki 11:51 am June 19, 2020
The two technologies are linked with biomedical equipment, the EHR and the laboratory information system to help improve outcomes.
A physician looks at photos
By Mike Miliard 03:57 pm June 10, 2020
Clinical Content Search, a new embedded voice-assistant tool in Dragon Medical One, links physicians with relevant CDS topics from UpToDate in response to spoken questions.
By Tonya Stewart 02:05 am June 08, 2020
Experts from the UAE, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the US shed light on the “information challenge” faced by health professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic. 
EHR doctor at a desktop computer
By Kat Jercich 04:25 pm June 02, 2020
A decade-long study just published in JAMA finds a wide variance in the safety performance of operational EHR systems, especially when it comes to reducing adverse drug events.
By Mike Miliard 03:09 pm May 29, 2020
John Halamka describes how clinicians at Mayo are benefiting from machine learning-powered approaches to imaging, predictive analytics and other types of decision support – and using machine learning to mine historical data for new treatments.
By Bill Siwicki 02:02 pm May 29, 2020
In this special report, three IT experts describe technologies and strategies to boost quality improvement efforts and put patient safety at the center of the equation.
By Kat Jercich 02:45 pm May 26, 2020
A drop in blood pressure can be hard to predict using standard clinical measurements such as heart rate or cardiac output – but experts say a new AI tool could give clinicians a valuable 15-minute lead time.
By Kat Jercich 02:49 pm May 22, 2020
Rapid opioid withdrawal can present severe symptoms in patients, but effective drawing down of dosage often presents a challenge for clinicians. 
By Kat Jercich 10:27 am May 21, 2020
By using real-world patient information, the agency hopes to research population health trends and medication efficacy.