Christoph U Lehmann
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- Medical information systems in pediatricsChristoph U Lehmann
Eudowood Neonatal Pulmonary Division and Division of Health, Sciences Informatics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Pediatrics 111:679. 2003
- Detection and management of pornography-seeking in an online clinical dermatology atlasChristoph U Lehmann
Division of Health Sciences Informatics, Department of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 3200, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 54:633-7. 2006..Increased use of an online educational archive of photographic dermatology case materials (DermAtlas) indicated unexpected pornography-seeking behavior and misuse...
- Prevention of medication errorsChristoph U Lehmann
Eudowood Neonatal Pulmonary Division, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Harvey Nelson 2 133, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287 3200, USA
Clin Perinatol 32:107-23, vii. 2005..The most important component of error prevention and reduction is the proactive promotion of a safety culture by organizational leadership, with sustained education and support for users...
- Preventing provider errors: online total parenteral nutrition calculatorChristoph U Lehmann
Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 3200, USA
Pediatrics 113:748-53. 2004..To describe the development of a pragmatic low-cost medical information system that reduces errors in the ordering of total parenteral nutrition (TPN) in the newborn intensive care unit at the Johns Hopkins Hospital...
- Computerized provider order entry and patient safetyChristoph U Lehmann
Eudowood Neonatal Pulmonary Division, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Nelson 2 133, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Pediatr Clin North Am 53:1169-84. 2006..CPOE/CDS adoption requires significant expertise in health care processes, information technology, and change management. Adoption is a high-cost, high-risk venture with political implications...
- Sustained savings from a longitudinal cost analysis of an internet-based preapproval antimicrobial stewardship programAnna C Sick
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:573-80. 2013..To evaluate an internet-based preapproval antimicrobial stewardship program for sustained reduction in antimicrobial prescribing and resulting cost savings...
- Error reduction in pediatric chemotherapy: computerized order entry and failure modes and effects analysisGeorge R Kim
Division of Health Sciences Informatics, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 3200, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:495-8. 2006..To implement and evaluate the impact of computerized provider order entry (CPOE) on reducing ordering errors in pediatric chemotherapy...
- Assessing controlled substance prescribing errors in a pediatric teaching hospital: an analysis of the safety of analgesic prescription practice in the transition from the hospital to homeBenjamin H Lee
Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
J Pain 10:160-6. 2009..The high rate of prescribing errors highlights the importance of developing, testing and implementing effective error-prevention strategies, especially in high-risk medications such as narcotics...
- Decreasing errors in pediatric continuous intravenous infusionsChristoph U Lehmann
Johns Hopkins Children s Medical and Surgical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
Pediatr Crit Care Med 7:225-30. 2006..To evaluate the effect of a Web-based calculator and decision-support system on infusion ordering errors and to estimate error frequency in pharmacy infusion preparation...
- Patient safety rounds in a pediatric tertiary care centerMichael L Rinke
Department of Pediatrics, John Hopkins University, Balitimore, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:5-12. 2008..Completed issues were categorized into both Modified Vincent and University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) categorization schemes to compare and contrast their attributes...
- Progressive dilation of the ascending aorta in children with isolated bicuspid aortic valveKathryn W Holmes
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Am J Cardiol 99:978-83. 2007..06 for both). In conclusion, the progression of AA diameter in patients with normal z scores on initial examination suggests that serial echocardiograms are required to screen for the development of significant aortic dilation...
- Patient safety in emergency situations: A web-based pediatric arrest medication calculatorCharles G Blackledge
Center for Innovation in Quality Patient Care, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, USA
J Healthc Qual 28:27-31. 2006..This article describes a simple low-cost technological solution for improving patient safety and care-provider assurance. Follow-up studies provide validation of the technology tool...
- Neonatal nucleated red blood cells and the prediction of cerebral white matter injury in preterm infantsAnadir M Silva
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
Obstet Gynecol 107:550-6. 2006..To estimate whether neonates with cerebral white matter injury have significant elevations in nucleated red blood cell counts and to estimate their predictive ability in identifying injury...
- Ventilator-associated tracheitis in children: does antibiotic duration matter?Pranita D Tamma
Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Clin Infect Dis 52:1324-31. 2011..The secondary objective was to determine whether prolonged-course therapy was more likely to result in the acquisition of multidrug-resistant organisms (MDROs) compared with short-course therapy...
- Self-reported treatment patterns in patients with Sturge-Weber syndrome and migrainesEric H Kossoff
Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
J Child Neurol 22:720-6. 2007..The small sample size precludes any safety analysis, however, and future prospective trials of both treatment options are needed...
- A World Wide Web-based antimicrobial stewardship program improves efficiency, communication, and user satisfaction and reduces cost in a tertiary care pediatric medical centerAllison L Agwu
Divisions of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
Clin Infect Dis 47:747-53. 2008..At the Johns Hopkins Children's Medical and Surgical Center (Baltimore, MD), we implemented a World Wide Web-based antimicrobial restriction program to address problems with the existing restriction program...
- Association of self-reported hospital discharge handoffs with 30-day readmissionsIbironke Oduyebo
Departments of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
JAMA Intern Med 173:624-9. 2013..Poor health care provider communication across health care settings may lead to adverse outcomes...
- Magnitude of arterial carbon dioxide change at initiation of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support is associated with survivalMelania M Bembea
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
J Extra Corpor Technol 45:26-32. 2013....
- Implementation of computerized provider order entry in a neonatal intensive care unit: Impact on admission workflowAlison K Chapman
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Int J Med Inform 81:291-5. 2012....
- The impact of the Internet on pediatric medicineGeorge R Kim
Division of Health Sciences Informatics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 3200, USA
Paediatr Drugs 5:433-41. 2003....
- No time to waste: decreasing patient wait times for chemotherapy administration using automated prioritization in an oncology pharmacy systemHanan J Aboumater
Center for Innovation in Quality Patient Care, John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 0765, USA
Am J Manag Care 14:309-16. 2008..To implement an automated pharmacy dispensing prioritization system and to evaluate its effect on the timing of dispensing and administration of chemotherapy...
- Medication errors in neonatesTheodora A Stavroudis
Eudowood Neonatal Pulmonary Division, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Clin Perinatol 35:141-61, ix. 2008..Safety initiatives applicable to minimizing medication errors also are discussed...
- Anticoagulation monitoring during pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenationMelania M Bembea
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
ASAIO J 59:63-8. 2013..Additional studies are warranted to determine optimal ECMO anticoagulation monitoring...
- Real-time forecasting of pediatric intensive care unit length of stay using computerized provider ordersScott R Levin
Departments of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Crit Care Med 40:3058-64. 2012..The model was designed to be integrated within a computerized decision support system to improve patient flow management...
- Neonatal brain imaging and the identification of metabolic acidemia and hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathyKristy A Ruis
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 1228, USA
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:823-8. 2009..To determine the precision with which intrapartum metabolic acidemia and hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) in term and near-term infants can be identified by neonatal brain imaging...
- Computerized provider order entry in pediatric oncology: design, implementation, and outcomesAllen R Chen
Departments of Oncology and Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
J Oncol Pract 7:218-22. 2011..Pediatric oncology is a challenging environment for computerized provider order entry (CPOE). Our goal was to build on the proven safety features of CPOE and facilitate input of expert clinicians...
- Hyperglycemia and retinopathy of prematurity in very low birth weight infantsRuchira Garg
Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 3200, USA
J Perinatol 23:186-94. 2003..Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) remains a leading cause of morbidity in the very low-birth-weight (VLBW) infant. This study investigates a possible association between serum/blood glucose and the development of ROP...
- Heat loss prevention in the delivery room for preterm infants: a national survey of newborn intensive care unitsRobin B Knobel
School of Nursing, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7460, USA
J Perinatol 25:514-8. 2005..Three recent trials have shown that wrapping such infants instead of drying prevents heat loss, resulting in higher infant temperatures at Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) admission...
- Patient safety: a tale of two institutionsMarion J Ball
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, USA
J Healthc Inf Manag 20:26-34. 2006..Simulation-based training targets critical procedures and performance for physicians and nurses, and a "smart room" is slated for development...
- Know thy source: medical information on the internetChristoph U Lehmann
J Perinatol 23:353. 2003
- Standardization and the practice of medicineChristoph U Lehmann
J Perinatol 24:135-6. 2004
- Efficacy and feasibility of teledermatology for paediatric medical educationNader Shaikh
Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, General Academic Pediatrics, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2583, USA
J Telemed Telecare 14:204-7. 2008..We believe that teledermatology has great potential in the education of medical trainees...
- Electronic prescribing systems in pediatrics: the rationale and functionality requirementsRobert S Gerstle
Pediatrics 119:e1413-22. 2007..This technical report supports the accompanying American Academy of Pediatrics policy-statement recommendations on the adoption of electronic prescribing systems by pediatricians...