Allison B McCoy

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Development and evaluation of a crowdsourcing methodology for knowledge base construction: identifying relationships between clinical problems and medications
    Allison B McCoy
    School of Biomedical Informatics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston UTHealth, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:713-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Matching identifiers in electronic health records: implications for duplicate records and patient safety
    Allison B McCoy
    School of Biomedical Informatics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:219-24. 2013
  3. pmc A framework for evaluating the appropriateness of clinical decision support alerts and responses
    Allison B McCoy
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 77030, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:346-52. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Adopting real-time surveillance dashboards as a component of an enterprisewide medication safety strategy
    Lemuel R Waitman
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:326-32. 2011
  5. pmc A prototype knowledge base and SMART app to facilitate organization of patient medications by clinical problems
    Allison B McCoy
    School of Biomedical Informatics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston UTHealth, Houston, TX, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:888-94. 2011
  6. pmc Effectiveness of bar coded medication alerts for elevated potassium
    Ryan P Radecki
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:1360-5. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of clinical knowledge bases for summarization of electronic health records
    Allison B McCoy
    The University of Texas School of Biomedical Informatics at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 192:1217. 2013
  8. pmc A computerized provider order entry intervention for medication safety during acute kidney injury: a quality improvement report
    Allison B McCoy
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:832-41. 2010
  9. pmc Adverse drug events during AKI and its recovery
    Zachary L Cox
    Department of Pharmacy, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8:1070-8. 2013
  10. pmc Reducing patient re-identification risk for laboratory results within research datasets
    Ravi V Atreya
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:95-101. 2013

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Publications11

  1. pmc Development and evaluation of a crowdsourcing methodology for knowledge base construction: identifying relationships between clinical problems and medications
    Allison B McCoy
    School of Biomedical Informatics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston UTHealth, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:713-8. 2012
    ..We describe a novel, crowdsourcing method for generating a knowledge base of problem-medication pairs that takes advantage of manually asserted links between medications and problems...
  2. doi request reprint Matching identifiers in electronic health records: implications for duplicate records and patient safety
    Allison B McCoy
    School of Biomedical Informatics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:219-24. 2013
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  3. pmc A framework for evaluating the appropriateness of clinical decision support alerts and responses
    Allison B McCoy
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 77030, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:346-52. 2012
    ..The authors present a comprehensive framework for evaluating the clinical appropriateness of synchronous, interruptive medication safety alerts...
  4. ncbi request reprint Adopting real-time surveillance dashboards as a component of an enterprisewide medication safety strategy
    Lemuel R Waitman
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:326-32. 2011
    ..High-alert medications are frequently responsible for adverse drug events and present significant hazards to inpatients, despite technical improvements in the way they are ordered, dispensed, and administered...
  5. pmc A prototype knowledge base and SMART app to facilitate organization of patient medications by clinical problems
    Allison B McCoy
    School of Biomedical Informatics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston UTHealth, Houston, TX, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:888-94. 2011
    ..1% and specificity of 98.9%. The SMART API successfully utilized the knowledge base to generate problem-medication links for test patients. Future work is necessary to improve knowledge base sensitivity and efficiency...
  6. pmc Effectiveness of bar coded medication alerts for elevated potassium
    Ryan P Radecki
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:1360-5. 2012
    ..Modifications to rules logic may be necessary for this specific population. While BCMA alerts can beneficial, they should be carefully implemented with periodic post-implementation analysis and refinement...
  7. ncbi request reprint Comparison of clinical knowledge bases for summarization of electronic health records
    Allison B McCoy
    The University of Texas School of Biomedical Informatics at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 192:1217. 2013
    ..Further research is necessary to better evaluate the knowledge bases independently in additional settings, and to identify methods to integrate the knowledge bases. ..
  8. pmc A computerized provider order entry intervention for medication safety during acute kidney injury: a quality improvement report
    Allison B McCoy
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:832-41. 2010
    ..Frequently, prescribers fail to account for changing kidney function when prescribing medications. We evaluated the use of a computerized provider order entry intervention to improve medication management during acute kidney injury...
  9. pmc Adverse drug events during AKI and its recovery
    Zachary L Cox
    Department of Pharmacy, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 8:1070-8. 2013
    ..The impact of AKI on adverse drug events and therapeutic failures and the medication errors leading to these events have not been well described...
  10. pmc Reducing patient re-identification risk for laboratory results within research datasets
    Ravi V Atreya
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:95-101. 2013
    ..To try to lower patient re-identification risks for biomedical research databases containing laboratory test results while also minimizing changes in clinical data interpretation...
  11. doi request reprint Teaching evidence-based medicine: Impact on students' literature use and inpatient clinical documentation
    Elizabeth Ann Sastre
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Med Teach 33:e306-12. 2011
    ..Effective teaching of evidence-based medicine (EBM) to medical students is important for lifelong self-directed learning...