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Take ACP Internist's poll on looking up information in front of a patient

Researching medical knowledge online involves knowing three different types of resources, summary sites, society sites and primary literature. ... Knowing when to use each ensures the physician makes the correct diagnosis, and preserves the patient's
August 2011

Harnessing the power of the Web

But development stalled, and many hospital sites look almost the same today as when they were created. ... Eudes said. Historically, physicians and physician-managers have been the information gatekeepers in hospitals.
January 2007

EHRs: Don't forget to edit

Zaroukian, who is also a professor of medicine and former chief medical information officer at Michigan State University in East Lansing.“ Even though I assess the patient's condition today, I ... Thornton and colleagues in the Critical Care Medicine
April 2013

Apps for newbies

ACP's evidence-based clinical support tool PIER, the Physicians' Information and Education Resource, also offers information on diseases, screening and prevention, procedures, pharmaceuticals, quality measures, complementary and alternative medicine,
July 2012

Use caution when seeking medical information online

Dr. Lipson, a practicing internist in Southfield, Mich., finds it“ frightening” that some physicians turn to Wikipedia when making clinical decisions.“ In medicine, so much works on consensus, and I am ... Much better online resources are available,
April 2011

Tablet computers in the hospital

University of Chicago Medical Center was one of the nation's first residency programs to purchase tablet computers for all of its internal medicine residents, according to Dr. ... A few starting points:. A variety of ACP products are available for tablet
August 2011

Requesting records—from the patient

You might want to review your last note,’” said Jan Walker, RN, MBA, an instructor in medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess and lead author of the study. ... Driver, MD, a pain medicine specialist and chair of the hospital's medical records committee.
April 2012

Next-gen computers programmed to listen, advise and diagnose

model. And the people that tend to drive the process are from an era where they often can't see the connection between computers and the medicine they know and love.”. ... Dr. Mazoué envisions a day when computers replace physicians as diagnosticians,
August 2011

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