Clinical Decision Support

Providing clinicians or patients with clinical knowledge and patient-related information, intelligently filtered or presented at appropriate times, to enhance patient care. Could range from simple facts to best practices for managing patients with specific disease states, new medical knowledge from clinical research and other types of information.

Dimitru, Doina. The Pharmacy Informatics Primer. Ist ed. Bethesda, MD: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 2009. 

 

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