- A critical appraisal of "transfusion strategies for patients in pediatric intensive care units" by Lacroix J, Hebert PC, Hutchison, et al (N Engl J Med 2007; 356:1609-1619)Eloa S Adams
Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
Pediatr Crit Care Med 10:393-6. 2009..CONCLUSIONS: Using a restrictive transfusion protocol with a transfusion threshold of 7 g/dL in stable critically ill children is as safe as using a liberal protocol and can decrease the number of patients exposed to RBC transfusions...
- Computerized physician order entry with decision support decreases blood transfusions in childrenEloa S Adams
Center for Excellence in Pulmonary Biology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 770 Welch Rd, Suite 350, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
Pediatrics 127:e1112-9. 2011..Timely provision of evidence-based recommendations through computerized physician order entry with clinical decision support may improve use of red blood cell transfusions (RBCTs)...
- Embedding time-limited laboratory orders within computerized provider order entry reduces laboratory utilizationNatalie M Pageler
Center for Excellence in Pulmonary Biology Divisions of Pulmonary, Asthma and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:413-9. 2013..To test the hypothesis that limits on repeating laboratory studies within computerized provider order entry decrease laboratory utilization...