Saeid Eslami

Summary

Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint From assessment to improvement of elderly care in general practice using decision support to increase adherence to ACOVE quality indicators: study protocol for randomized control trial
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 15:81. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Evaluation of consulting and critiquing decision support systems: effect on adherence to a lower tidal volume mechanical ventilation strategy
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Crit Care 27:425.e1-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Effects of two different levels of computerized decision support on blood glucose regulation in critically ill patients
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 81:53-60. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Errors associated with applying decision support by suggesting default doses for aminoglycosides
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Drug Saf 29:803-9. 2006
  5. pmc Glucose variability measures and their effect on mortality: a systematic review
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 37:583-93. 2011
  6. pmc Implementing glucose control in intensive care: a multicenter trial using statistical process control
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 36:1556-65. 2010
  7. pmc Tight glycemic control and computerized decision-support systems: a systematic review
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 35:1505-17. 2009
  8. pmc Evaluation of outpatient computerized physician medication order entry systems: a systematic review
    Saeid Eslami
    Academic Medical Center, Universiteit van Amsterdam, Department of Medical Informatics, J1b 124, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:400-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of computerized physician medication order entry in hospitalized patients--a systematic review
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Universiteit van Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 77:365-76. 2008
  10. pmc A systematic review on quality indicators for tight glycaemic control in critically ill patients: need for an unambiguous indicator reference subset
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 12:R139. 2008

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint From assessment to improvement of elderly care in general practice using decision support to increase adherence to ACOVE quality indicators: study protocol for randomized control trial
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 15:81. 2014
    ..We describe a clinical decision support system to improve general practitioner (GP) adherence to ACOVE quality indicators and a protocol for investigating impact on GPs' adherence to the rules...
  2. doi request reprint Evaluation of consulting and critiquing decision support systems: effect on adherence to a lower tidal volume mechanical ventilation strategy
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Crit Care 27:425.e1-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to test this hypothesis by measuring the effect of an active computerized decision support system, in 2 communication styles, consulting and critiquing, on adherence to V(T) recommendations...
  3. doi request reprint Effects of two different levels of computerized decision support on blood glucose regulation in critically ill patients
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 81:53-60. 2012
    ..Our hypothesis was that both levels of support would be effective for improving the quality of glucose regulation and safety, with patient specific advice being the most effective strategy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Errors associated with applying decision support by suggesting default doses for aminoglycosides
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Drug Saf 29:803-9. 2006
    ....
  5. pmc Glucose variability measures and their effect on mortality: a systematic review
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 37:583-93. 2011
    ..To systematically review the medical literature on the association between glucose variability measures and mortality in critically ill patients...
  6. pmc Implementing glucose control in intensive care: a multicenter trial using statistical process control
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 36:1556-65. 2010
    ..In this study we investigated GC performance over time during implementation of GC strategies within three intensive care units (ICUs) and in routine clinical practice...
  7. pmc Tight glycemic control and computerized decision-support systems: a systematic review
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 35:1505-17. 2009
    ..To identify and summarize characteristics of computerized decision-support systems (CDSS) for tight glycemic control (TGC) and to review their effects on the quality of the TGC process in critically ill patients...
  8. pmc Evaluation of outpatient computerized physician medication order entry systems: a systematic review
    Saeid Eslami
    Academic Medical Center, Universiteit van Amsterdam, Department of Medical Informatics, J1b 124, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:400-6. 2007
    ..There is however evidence for (a) increasing adherence to guidelines, (b) increasing total prescribing time, and (c) high frequency of ignored alerts...
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of computerized physician medication order entry in hospitalized patients--a systematic review
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Universiteit van Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 77:365-76. 2008
    ..To identify all published studies evaluating computerized physician order entry (CPOE) in the inpatient setting and uniformly classify these studies on outcome measure and study design...
  10. pmc A systematic review on quality indicators for tight glycaemic control in critically ill patients: need for an unambiguous indicator reference subset
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 12:R139. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study were to systematically identify and summarize quality indicators of tight glycaemic control in critically ill patients, and to inspect the applicability of their definitions...
  11. doi request reprint Effect of a clinical decision support system on adherence to a lower tidal volume mechanical ventilation strategy
    Saeid Eslami
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Universiteit van Amsterdam, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Crit Care 24:523-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of the study was to measure the effect of a computerized decision support system (CDSS) on adherence to tidal volume (V(T)) recommendations...
  12. doi request reprint A systematic review on prognostic indicators of acute on chronic liver failure and their predictive value for mortality
    Kama A Wlodzimirow
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Liver Int 33:40-52. 2013
    ..An early and proper diagnosis of acute on chronic liver failure (ACLF), together with the identification of indicators associated with disease severity is critical for outcome prediction and therapy...
  13. pmc Improving stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Derk L Arts
    Department of General Practice, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 14:193. 2013
    ..We investigate the use of a clinical decision support system to improve guideline adherence among general practitioners (GPs) treating patients with AF and study reasons for guideline non-adherence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Application of the logical elements rule method for formalization of clinical rules: case study of ACOVE-NLI
    Stephanie Medlock
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Stud Health Technol Inform 180:421-6. 2012
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Co-prescription of gastroprotective agents and their efficacy in elderly patients taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: a systematic review of observational studies
    Stephanie Medlock
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:1259-1269.e10. 2013
    ..We systematically reviewed evidence from observational studies on the use of gastroprotective agents in elderly patients and their ability to prevent NSAID-related ulcers in this population...
  16. doi request reprint Improved communication in post-ICU care by improving writing of ICU discharge letters: a longitudinal before-after study
    Stephanie Medlock
    Department of Medical Informatics, University of Amsterdam Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 15, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:967-73. 2011
    ..A multifaceted intervention was performed to improve communication in patient hand-off from the intensive care unit (ICU) to the wards by improving the timeliness of discharge letters...
  17. doi request reprint Statistical process control for validating a classification tree model for predicting mortality--a novel approach towards temporal validation
    Lilian Minne
    Academic Medical Center, Department of Medical Informatics, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Biomed Inform 45:37-44. 2012
    ..The study underlies the importance of continuous validation of prognostic models over time using statistical tools and the timely recalibration of tree models...
  18. ncbi request reprint Analyzing effects of providing performance feedback at ward rounds on guideline adherence - the importance of feedback usage analysis and statistical control charts
    Ameen Abu-Hanna
    Department of Medical Informatics, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Stud Health Technol Inform 160:826-30. 2010
    ..We investigate how various analytical approaches influence the interpretation of adherence data. The analytical approaches vary in considering the actual or the intended use of the feedback, and whether outcomes are inspected over time...
  19. doi request reprint LERM (Logical Elements Rule Method): a method for assessing and formalizing clinical rules for decision support
    Stephanie Medlock
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Med Inform 80:286-95. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to create a step-by-step method for transforming clinical rules for use in decision support, and to validate this method for usability and reliability...
  20. ncbi request reprint The consequences of seniors seeking health information using the internet and other sources
    Stephanie Medlock
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Stud Health Technol Inform 192:457-60. 2013
    ..g. discussing the information with their doctor). Encouraging the translation of knowledge into action represents an opportunity for empowerment in this population. ..
  21. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and experience of Dutch general practitioners regarding computerized clinical decision support
    Stephanie Medlock
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Stud Health Technol Inform 186:56-60. 2013
    ..Dutch general practices have a high adoption rate for computerized patient records and clinical decision support. We sought to measure the attitudes and experience of Dutch general practitioners towards clinical decision support...
  22. pmc Effect of changes over time in the performance of a customized SAPS-II model on the quality of care assessment
    Lilian Minne
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Room J1b 124, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 38:40-6. 2012
    ..The prognostic model (rSAPS-II) was a recalibrated Simplified Acute Physiology Score-II model developed for very elderly Intensive Care Unit (ICU) patients...
  23. pmc Prediction of poor outcome in patients with acute liver failure-systematic review of prediction models
    Kama A Wlodzimirow
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e50952. 2012
    ..Acute liver failure is a rare disease with high mortality and liver transplantation is the only life saving therapy. Accurate prognosis of ALF is crucial for proper intervention...