Tag: decision

Effects of a smartphone application named “Shared Decision Making Assistant” for informed patients with primary liver cancer in decision-making in China: a quasi-experimental study – BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making

This prospective, single-center, quasi-experimental study was approved by the Institutional Research Ethics Committee of Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital, Naval Medical University, Shanghai, China, and a written informed consent was obtained…

Development and assessment of PharmaCheck: an electronic screening tool for the prevention of twenty major adverse drug events – BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making

We developed a screening tool to detect several high-risk situations with the potential to lead to a major ADE. Once detected, an alert was sent to clinical pharmacists, not directly…

Classification of painful or painless diabetic peripheral neuropathy and identification of the most powerful predictors using machine learning models in large cross-sectional cohorts – BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making

Abbott CA, Malik RA, van Ross ERE, Kulkarni J, Boulton AJM. Prevalence and characteristics of painful diabetic neuropathy in a large community-based diabetic population in the U.K. Diabetes Care. 2011;34(10):2220–4.…

Development and user-testing of a digital patient decision aid to facilitate shared decision-making for people with stable angina – BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making

British Heart Foundation. UK Factsheet. British Heart Foundation; 2021. Available from: https://www.bhf.org.uk/what-we-do/our-research/heart-statistics Timmis A, Townsend N, Gale CP, Torbica A, Lettino M, Petersen SE, et al. European Society of Cardiology:…

Suboptimal prehospital decision- making for referral to alternative levels of care – frequency, measurement, acceptance rate and room for improvement – BMC Emergency Medicine

How often are time-sensitive cases referred to primary care or self-care advice? The risk that patients who suffer from a time-sensitive condition will be recommended to remain at the scene…