Adam Wright

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Early results of the meaningful use program for electronic health records
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA
    N Engl J Med 368:779-80. 2013
  2. pmc Improving completeness of electronic problem lists through clinical decision support: a randomized, controlled trial
    Adam Wright
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:555-61. 2012
  3. pmc Use of order sets in inpatient computerized provider order entry systems: a comparative analysis of usage patterns at seven sites
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Med Inform 81:733-45. 2012
  4. pmc Recommended practices for computerized clinical decision support and knowledge management in community settings: a qualitative study
    Joan S Ash
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:6. 2012
  5. pmc Use of an electronic problem list by primary care providers and specialists
    Adam Wright
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:968-73. 2012
  6. ncbi Preventability of adverse drug events involving multiple drugs using publicly available clinical decision support tools
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 69:221-7. 2012
  7. pmc Comparison of clinical knowledge management capabilities of commercially-available and leading internally-developed electronic health records
    Dean F Sittig
    UTHealth Memorial Hermann Center for Healthcare Quality and Safety, School of Biomedical Informatics, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:13. 2011
  8. pmc Governance for clinical decision support: case studies and recommended practices from leading institutions
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:187-94. 2011
  9. pmc Development and evaluation of a comprehensive clinical decision support taxonomy: comparison of front-end tools in commercial and internally developed electronic health record systems
    Adam Wright
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:232-42. 2011
  10. pmc Clinician attitudes toward and use of electronic problem lists: a thematic analysis
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:36. 2011

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. doi Early results of the meaningful use program for electronic health records
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA
    N Engl J Med 368:779-80. 2013
    ..As of May 2012, only 12.2% of 62,226 eligible professionals had attested to meaningful use, including 9.8% of specialists and 17.8% of primary care providers...
  2. pmc Improving completeness of electronic problem lists through clinical decision support: a randomized, controlled trial
    Adam Wright
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:555-61. 2012
    ..Accurate clinical problem lists are critical for patient care, clinical decision support, population reporting, quality improvement, and research. However, problem lists are often incomplete or out of date...
  3. pmc Use of order sets in inpatient computerized provider order entry systems: a comparative analysis of usage patterns at seven sites
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Med Inform 81:733-45. 2012
    ..However, the development and implementation of order sets can be expensive and time-consuming and limited literature exists about their utilization...
  4. pmc Recommended practices for computerized clinical decision support and knowledge management in community settings: a qualitative study
    Joan S Ash
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:6. 2012
    ..s...
  5. pmc Use of an electronic problem list by primary care providers and specialists
    Adam Wright
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:968-73. 2012
    ..However, problem lists are frequently inaccurate and out-of-date and use varies widely across providers...
  6. ncbi Preventability of adverse drug events involving multiple drugs using publicly available clinical decision support tools
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 69:221-7. 2012
    ..The results of a retrospective evaluation of the frequency and preventability of adverse drug events (ADEs) involving multiple drugs among hospital inpatients are reported...
  7. pmc Comparison of clinical knowledge management capabilities of commercially-available and leading internally-developed electronic health records
    Dean F Sittig
    UTHealth Memorial Hermann Center for Healthcare Quality and Safety, School of Biomedical Informatics, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:13. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Governance for clinical decision support: case studies and recommended practices from leading institutions
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:187-94. 2011
    ..The authors sought to determine the range and variety of these governance structures and identify a set of recommended practices through observational study...
  9. pmc Development and evaluation of a comprehensive clinical decision support taxonomy: comparison of front-end tools in commercial and internally developed electronic health record systems
    Adam Wright
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:232-42. 2011
    ..However, there is no comprehensive taxonomy of types of CDS and there has been limited research on the availability of various CDS tools across current electronic health record (EHR) systems...
  10. pmc Clinician attitudes toward and use of electronic problem lists: a thematic analysis
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:36. 2011
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  11. pmc A method and knowledge base for automated inference of patient problems from structured data in an electronic medical record
    Adam Wright
    Department of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:859-67. 2011
    ..Common structured sources of problem information include the patient problem list and billing data; however, these sources are often inaccurate or incomplete...
  12. pmc Randomized controlled trial of health maintenance reminders provided directly to patients through an electronic PHR
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:85-92. 2012
    ..Provider and patient reminders can be effective in increasing rates of preventive screenings and vaccinations. However, the effect of patient-directed electronic reminders is understudied...
  13. ncbi An automated technique for identifying associations between medications, laboratory results and problems
    Adam Wright
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Biomed Inform 43:891-901. 2010
    ..The problem list enables decision support and quality measurement, and evidence suggests that patients with accurate and complete problem lists may have better outcomes. However, the problem list is often incomplete...
  14. pmc SANDS: a service-oriented architecture for clinical decision support in a National Health Information Network
    Adam Wright
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA, USA
    J Biomed Inform 41:962-81. 2008
    ..The SANDS architecture for decision support has several significant advantages over other architectures for clinical decision support. The most salient of these are:..
  15. pmc A four-phase model of the evolution of clinical decision support architectures
    Adam Wright
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Int J Med Inform 77:641-9. 2008
    ..One reason why decision support systems are not widely used is the relative difficulty of integrating such systems into clinical workflows and computer systems...
  16. pmc Physician attitudes toward health information exchange: results of a statewide survey
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:66-70. 2010
    ..To assess physicians' attitudes toward health information exchange (HIE) and physicians' willingness to pay to participate in HIE...
  17. pmc A framework and model for evaluating clinical decision support architectures
    Adam Wright
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA, USA
    J Biomed Inform 41:982-90. 2008
    ..We apply this framework to several well-known decision support architectures, including Arden Syntax, GLIF, SEBASTIAN, and SAGE...
  18. doi Creating and sharing clinical decision support content with Web 2.0: Issues and examples
    Adam Wright
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare System, 93 Worcester St, Wellesely, Boston, MA 02481, USA
    J Biomed Inform 42:334-46. 2009
    ..0. We believe the case for Web 2.0 as a tool for collaborating on clinical decision support content appears strong, particularly for collaborative content development within an organization...
  19. pmc Clinical decision support capabilities of commercially-available clinical information systems
    Adam Wright
    Partners HealthCare System, 93 Worcester St, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:637-44. 2009
    ..Purpose The goal of this project was to describe and quantify the results of a study of decision support capabilities in Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT) certified electronic health record systems...
  20. pmc Ability to generate patient registries among practices with and without electronic health records
    Adam Wright
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Med Internet Res 11:e31. 2009
    ..However, it is not known how many providers have the ability to generate such registries...
  21. pmc A highly scalable, interoperable clinical decision support service
    Howard S Goldberg
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:e55-62. 2014
    ..To create a clinical decision support (CDS) system that is shareable across healthcare delivery systems and settings over large geographic regions...
  22. doi Relationship between use of electronic health record features and health care quality: results of a statewide survey
    Eric G Poon
    Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Care 48:203-9. 2010
    ..However, evidence regarding their effectiveness for this purpose is mixed, and existing studies have generally considered EHR usage a binary factor and have not considered the availability and use of specific EHR features...
  23. pmc A qualitative study of the activities performed by people involved in clinical decision support: recommended practices for success
    Adam Wright
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:464-72. 2014
    ..To describe the activities performed by people involved in clinical decision support (CDS) at leading sites...
  24. pmc Using a service oriented architecture approach to clinical decision support: performance results from two CDS Consortium demonstrations
    Marilyn D Paterno
    Clinical Informatics R and D, Partners HealthCare System, Inc, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:690-8. 2012
    ....
  25. pmc Are physicians' perceptions of healthcare quality and practice satisfaction affected by errors associated with electronic health record use?
    Jennifer S Love
    Partners HealthCare, Clinical and Quality Analysis Information Systems, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:610-4. 2012
    ....
  26. doi Preoperative hyponatremia and perioperative complications
    Alexander A Leung
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:1474-81. 2012
    ..Although hyponatremia has been linked to increased morbidity and mortality in a variety of medical conditions, its association with perioperative outcomes remains uncertain...
  27. ncbi Leveraging electronic health records to support chronic disease management: the need for temporal data views
    Lipika Samal
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Inform Prim Care 19:65-74. 2011
    ....
  28. pmc Order sets in computerized physician order entry systems: an analysis of seven sites
    Adam Wright
    Partners HealthCare, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2010:892-6. 2010
    ..These findings may be useful for order sets developers, particularly in settings where resources are constrained and the most important order sets must be developed first...
  29. pmc The Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Program: provider performance on core and menu measures
    Adam Wright
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    Health Serv Res 49:325-46. 2014
    ..To measure performance by eligible health care providers on CMS's meaningful use measures...
  30. pmc Creating shareable decision support services: an interdisciplinary challenge
    Marilyn D Paterno
    Partners Health Care System, Boston, MA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2010:602-6. 2010
    ....
  31. pmc A description and functional taxonomy of rule-based decision support content at a large integrated delivery network
    Adam Wright
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:489-96. 2007
    ..This study sought to develop a functional taxonomy of rule-based clinical decision support...
  32. pmc Electronic problem list documentation of chronic kidney disease and quality of care
    Lipika Samal
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, Suite OBC 03 02 V, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    BMC Nephrol 15:70. 2014
    ..Our objective was to determine whether electronic problem list documentation of CKD is associated with monitoring and treatment...
  33. pmc Use of a support vector machine for categorizing free-text notes: assessment of accuracy across two institutions
    Adam Wright
    Department of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:887-90. 2013
    ..Technologies like automated summarization tools, EHR search engines and natural language processing have been shown to help clinicians manage this information...
  34. pmc Comparative analysis of the VA/Kaiser and NLM CORE problem subsets: an empirical study based on problem frequency
    Adam Wright
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:1532-40. 2011
    ..0% of entries had matches in VA/KP (p<0.001). Though both subsets had reasonable coverage, CORE was superior in our sample, and had fewer clinically significant gaps...
  35. doi Summarization of clinical information: a conceptual model
    Joshua C Feblowitz
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Biomed Inform 44:688-99. 2011
    ..Despite advances in text summarization, only limited research exists on clinical summarization, the complex and heterogeneous process of gathering, organizing and presenting patient data in various forms...
  36. doi USB-based Personal Health Records: an analysis of features and functionality
    Francine L Maloney
    Partners HealthCare, Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    Int J Med Inform 79:97-111. 2010
    ..To determine the features of commercially available USB-based Personal Health Records (PHR) devices, and compare the commercial state of the art to recommendations made by certification committees...
  37. pmc Health care transformation through collaboration on open-source informatics projects: integrating a medical applications platform, research data repository, and patient summarization
    Jeffrey G Klann
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States
    Interact J Med Res 2:e11. 2013
    ..By also working with a co-occurring initiative to SMART-enabling i2b2, we can confidently write one app that can be used extremely broadly...
  38. pmc Terminology modeling for an enterprise laboratory orders catalog
    Li Zhou
    Clinical Informatics R and D, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:735-9. 2009
    ..In particular, we present our experience in adapting HL7's "Common Terminology Services 2 - Upper Level Class Model" as a terminology metamodel for guiding the development of fully specified laboratory orders and related services...
  39. pmc Healthcare provider attitudes towards the problem list in an electronic health record: a mixed-methods qualitative study
    Casey Holmes
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1 Brigham Circle, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:127. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to discover practitioner opinions towards the problem list and the logic behind their decisions during clinical situations...
  40. doi Risk of thiazide-induced hyponatremia in patients with hypertension
    Alexander A Leung
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Med 124:1064-72. 2011
    ..Although hyponatremia is a well-recognized complication of treatment with thiazide diuretics, the risk of thiazide-induced hyponatremia remains uncertain in routine care...
  41. pmc A roadmap for national action on clinical decision support
    Jerome A Osheroff
    Thomson Healthcare, Denver, CO, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:141-5. 2007
    ..It is published in JAMIA for archival and dissemination purposes. The full text of this material has been previously published on the AMIA Web site (www.amia.org/inside/initiatives/cds). AMIA is the copyright holder...
  42. pmc Grand challenges in clinical decision support
    Dean F Sittig
    Department of Medical Informatics, Northwest Permanente, PC, Portland, OR, USA
    J Biomed Inform 41:387-92. 2008
    ..Identification of solutions to these challenges is critical if clinical decision support is to achieve its potential and improve the quality, safety and efficiency of healthcare...