Clinical Decision Support: The Road Ahead

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Robert A. Greenes
Academic Press, Apr 28, 2011 - Science - 544 pages
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This book examines the nature of medical knowledge, how it is obtained, and how it can be used for decision support. It provides complete coverage of computational approaches to clinical decision-making. Chapters discuss data integration into healthcare information systems and delivery to point of care for providers, as well as facilitation of direct to consumer access. A case study section highlights critical lessons learned, while another portion of the work examines biostatistical methods including data mining, predictive modelling, and analysis. This book additionally addresses organizational, technical, and business challenges in order to successfully implement a computer-aided decision-making support system in healthcare delivery.
 

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Contents

PART II CASE STUDIES AND CURRENT STATUS
109
PART III GENERATION AND FORMULATION OF KNOWLEDGE
205
STANDARDIZATION EFFORTS
265
PART V ORGANIZATIONAL BUSINESS AND SOCIAL CHALLENGES
383
PART VI KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT APPROACHES
445
PART VII THE ROAD AHEAD
539
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