A H Morris
Affiliation: LDS Hospital
- Computerized protocols and bedside decision supportA H Morris
Department of Medicine, LDS Hospital, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, USA
Crit Care Clin 15:523-45, vi. 1999....
- Rational use of computerized protocols in the intensive care unitA H Morris
LDS Hospital and University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, USA
Crit Care 5:249-54. 2001..Individualization of patient therapy is preserved by these explicit protocols since they are driven by patient data. Computerized protocols that aid ICU decision-makers should be more widely distributed...
- Developing and implementing computerized protocols for standardization of clinical decisionsA H Morris
Pulmonary Division, LDS Hospital and University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City 84143, USA
Ann Intern Med 132:373-83. 2000..Computerized protocols for mechanical ventilation and management of intravenous fluid and hemodynamic factors in patients with the acute respiratory distress syndrome provide case studies for this discussion...
- Clinical trial of a weaning protocolAlan H Morris
Pulmonary Care Division, Department of Medicine, LDS Hospital and University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Crit Care 8:207-9. 2004..Their results are compatible with either no effect of the protocol or with an inability to demonstrate the effect of the protocol because of the systems improvement elements in operation in their intensive care unit...
- Iatrogenic illness: a call for decision support tools to reduce unnecessary variationA H Morris
Pulmonary and Critical Care Divisions, Departments of Medicine, LDS Hospital and University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84143, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 13:80-1. 2004
- A replicable method for blood glucose control in critically Ill patientsAlan H Morris
Pulmonary Division, Department of Medicine, LDS Hospital and the University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Crit Care Med 36:1787-95. 2008..To ensure interpretability and replicability of clinical experiments, methods must be adequately explicit and should elicit the same decision from different clinicians who comply with the study protocol...
- Treatment algorithms and protocolized careAlan H Morris
Department of Medicine, LDS Hospital and University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84143, USA
Curr Opin Crit Care 9:236-40. 2003..I reviewed recent critical care clinical trials searching for information about the impact of protocol use on clinically pertinent outcomes...
- Reasons for declining computerized insulin protocol recommendations: application of a frameworkK Sward
College of Nursing, University of Utah, 10 South 2000 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
J Biomed Inform 41:488-97. 2008..Applying the framework exposed limitations of our data sources, and suggested ways to address those limitations; and facilitated our analyses and interpretations...
- Computer protocols: how to implementA H Morris
Pulmonary and Critical Care Divisions, Departments of Medicine, LDS Hospital, Intermountain Medical Center, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT USA
Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 23:51-67. 2009..This clinician driven "bottom-up" approach complements the common information technology service driven "top-down" approach to clinical problems...
- Blood glucose control in critically ill adults and children: a survey on stated practiceEliotte Hirshberg
University of Utah, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
Chest 133:1328-35. 2008..We document clinicians' stated blood glucose control practice patterns in North American pediatric and adult ICUs...
- A frame-based representation for a bedside ventilator weaning protocolD Sorenson
Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah, 5700 HSEB, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
J Biomed Inform 41:461-8. 2008..Our frames are elements of a hierarchical decision process. In addition to running diagnostic and therapeutic logic, frames can run database queries, make changes to the user interface, and modify computer variables...
- The changing face of organ failure in ARDSMary R Suchyta
Critical Care Division, LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
Chest 124:1871-9. 2003..To study morbidity and mortality in ARDS patients from 1987 to 1999...
- Hyperbaric oxygen for acute carbon monoxide poisoningLindell K Weaver
Department of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah 84143, USA
N Engl J Med 347:1057-67. 2002..Patients with acute carbon monoxide poisoning commonly have cognitive sequelae. We conducted a double-blind, randomized trial to evaluate the effect of hyperbaric-oxygen treatment on such cognitive sequelae...
- Association of physical examination with pulmonary artery catheter parameters in acute lung injuryColin K Grissom
Pulmonary and Critical Care, Intermountain Medical Center and the University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Crit Care Med 37:2720-6. 2009..To correlate physical examination findings, central venous pressure, fluid output, and central venous oxygen saturation with pulmonary artery catheter parameters...
- Decision support and safety of clinical environmentsA H Morris
Pulmonary Division, LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah 84143, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 11:69-75. 2002..The expected decrease in variation and increase in compliance with evidence-based recommendations should decrease the error rate and enhance patient safety...
- Clinicians' perceptions about use of computerized protocols: a multicenter studyShobha Phansalkar
Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 5750, USA
Int J Med Inform 77:184-93. 2008..In this study, we describe the development and validation of an instrument for assessing clinicians' perceptions about use of explicit computerized protocols...
- Soluble intercellular adhesion molecule-1 and clinical outcomes in patients with acute lung injuryCarolyn S Calfee
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA, 94143 0111, USA
Intensive Care Med 35:248-57. 2009....
- Theoretical advantage of oxygen treatment for combat casualties during medical evacuation at high altitudeColin K Grissom
Critical Care Medicine, LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah 84143, USA
J Trauma 61:461-7. 2006
- Mapping clinicians' perceptions about computerized protocol use to an IT implementation frameworkShobha Phansalkar
Department of Biomedical Informatics, College of Nursing, University of Utah, and LDS Hospital, Pulmonary Division, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 5750, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:1098-101. 2007..Strategic planning requires enhancing the framework with additional detail related to the specific technology under consideration...
- Tools for rigorous experiments in the usual clinical environmentAlan H Morris
Crit Care Med 35:1776-7. 2007
- Extracorporeal support and patient outcome: credible causality remains elusiveAlan H Morris
Crit Care Med 34:1551-2. 2006
- Recommendations for informed consent forms for critical care clinical trialsHenry J Silverman
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Crit Care Med 33:867-82. 2005..Prospective evaluation is needed to determine whether our recommendations enhance the informed consent process...
- Animal experiments, clinical experiments, clinical care: important cross-talkAlan H Morris
Crit Care Med 30:2377-8. 2002
- Using a computer-driven system to wean children from mechanical ventilationAlan H Morris
Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:494-5. 2007
- Reasons for nonenrollment in a clinical trial of acute lung injuryAndrea E Glassberg
The Permanente Medical Group, 39400 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
Chest 134:719-23. 2008..We examined the reasons for nonenrollment and the impact of the availability of a surrogate decision maker on critical care clinical trials enrollment...
- Rigorous genotype-phenotype association research depends on scientific rigor at multiple scales of investigationAlan H Morris
Crit Care Med 36:2956-8. 2008
- Perceptions, confessions: a systems response is neededAlan H Morris
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:1302-3. 2003