Clinical Decision Support

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for clinical decision support, CDS, used for diagnostic aids, workflow enhancement, and to select appropriate use criteria (AUC).

CDS, clinical decision support, CMS, implementation delay, Greg Freiherr
News | Clinical Decision Support | November 05, 2015

November 5, 2015 — ITN consultant Greg Freiherr has been covering...

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Feature | Clinical Decision Support | November 04, 2015 | Greg Freiherr

If Congress gets its way, in 14 months, referring physicians will consult appropriateness criteria before ordering...

Infinitt, Elsevier Clinical Solutions, Infinitt PACS, integration, STATdx

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Technology | Clinical Decision Support | November 02, 2015

November 2, 2015 — Infinitt North America announced a marketing agreement with Elsevier that will enable...

CDS for Imaging: A Great Idea Whose Time Has NOT Yet Arrived

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Blog | Clinical Decision Support | October 30, 2015

Not many pharmacists will call up doctors and question their choice of medication. It’s not hard to make a good case...

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Blog | Clinical Decision Support | October 23, 2015

The idea behind clinical decision support (CDS) is simple — ensure that tests or procedures ordered by referring...

Clinical Decision Support or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Evidence-based Medicine

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Blog | Clinical Decision Support | October 16, 2015

“Survival kit contents check. In them you'll find: One .45 caliber automatic; two boxes of ammunition; four days’...

chest CT scans, blunt trauma ER cases, clinical criteria, UCSF study
Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | October 14, 2015

October 14, 2015 — Computed...

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Blog | Clinical Decision Support | October 07, 2015

Thinking horses not zebras frames the problem. Details coming from diagnostic tests give physicians the ammunition...

American College of Radiology, ACR, Transforming Clinical Pratice Initiative
News | Clinical Decision Support | October 05, 2015

October 5, 2015 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) is one of 39 healthcare collaborative networks selected to...

CMAJ, new rule, young children, head trauma, CT, computed tomography, skull radiography
News | Computed Tomography (CT) | September 14, 2015

September 14, 2015 — A new decision rule will help emergency department physicians...

DataSpeaks, SRI International, license, SIMA, clinical decision support
News | Clinical Decision Support | September 09, 2015

September 9, 2015 — SRI International and DataSpeaks Inc. announced that SRI has licensed the Science of...

Technology | PACS | August 28, 2015

HealthMyne, an imaging informatics company, today announced 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

IBM, purchase, Merge Healthcare, $1 billion, Watson
News | PACS | August 06, 2015

August 6, 2015 — IBM announced that its Watson Health Cloud will gain the ability to “see” following the planned...

ACR, CMS, recommendations, CDS, AUC, appropriate use criteria, clinical decision
News | Radiology Imaging | July 13, 2015

July 13, 2015 - The American College of Radiology (ACR) applauds the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (...

echocardiography, ASE, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, HCM, interpretation, Narula
News | June 15, 2015

June 15, 2015 - A research team from New York has announced advances in automated...

CDS, clinical decision support, Rand Corp., study, appropriateness
Feature | June 04, 2015

June 4, 2015 - Using tools that help physicians decide whether to use expensive...

Nuance, PowerScribe 360 Reporting, version 3.0, ACR, evidence-based guidelines
Technology | June 03, 2015

June 3, 2015 - Nuance Communications Inc. announced the general availability of PowerScribe 360 Reporting version 3....

McKesson Specialty Health, Guideline Explorer, cancer, iPad, Clear Value Plus
Technology | May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015 — McKesson Specialty Health announced the availability of Clear Value Plus – Guideline Explorer to iPad...

News | May 14, 2015

May 14, 2015 — Minnesota healthcare providers can now access a free online tool to help ensure patients get the...