Robert E El-Kareh

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Use of health information technology to reduce diagnostic errors
    Robert El-Kareh
    Division of Biomedical Informatics, UCSD, San Diego, California, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:ii40-ii51. 2013
  2. pmc Impact of automated alerts on follow-up of post-discharge microbiology results: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Robert El-Kareh
    Division of Biomedical Informatics, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, no 0505, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093 0505, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1243-50. 2012
  3. pmc Actionable reminders did not improve performance over passive reminders for overdue tests in the primary care setting
    Robert E El-Kareh
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Biomedical Informatics and Hospital Medicine, UCSD, San Diego, California, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:160-3. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Use of health information technology to reduce diagnostic errors
    Robert El-Kareh
    Division of Biomedical Informatics, UCSD, San Diego, California, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:ii40-ii51. 2013
    ..Health information technology (HIT) systems have the potential to reduce delayed, missed or incorrect diagnoses. We describe and classify the current state of diagnostic HIT and identify future research directions...
  2. pmc Impact of automated alerts on follow-up of post-discharge microbiology results: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Robert El-Kareh
    Division of Biomedical Informatics, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, no 0505, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093 0505, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1243-50. 2012
    ..Current systems to track pending tests are often inadequate...
  3. pmc Actionable reminders did not improve performance over passive reminders for overdue tests in the primary care setting
    Robert E El-Kareh
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Biomedical Informatics and Hospital Medicine, UCSD, San Diego, California, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:160-3. 2011
    ..Our actionable reminders did not improve receipt of overdue testing, potentially due to limitations of workflow integration...