Charles P Friedman
Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Managing information technology in academic medical centers: a "multicultural" experienceC P Friedman
Center of Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Acad Med 73:975-9. 1998..Their statements illustrate many of the challenges of planning, deploying, and maintaining effective information technology in the "multicultural" environment of academic medical centers...
- Measuring the quality of diagnostic hypothesis sets for studies of decision supportC Friedman
Center for Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 52:864-8. 1998..Based on these findings, we have adopted this metric for use in our further research exploring the impact of decision support systems on diagnostic reasoning and will make it available to the informatics research community...
- Information technology leadership in academic medical centers: a tale of four culturesC P Friedman
Center for Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Acad Med 74:795-9. 1999....
- Enhancement of clinicians' diagnostic reasoning by computer-based consultation: a multisite study of 2 systemsC P Friedman
Center for Biomedical Informatics and Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
JAMA 282:1851-6. 1999..However, most studies have emphasized the accuracy of the computer system alone, without placing clinicians in the role of direct users...
- Are clinicians correct when they believe they are correct? Implications for medical decision supportC Friedman
Center for Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh 15213, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 84:454-8. 2001..In sum, these results indicate that medical decision support systems cannot rely exclusively on clinicians' perceptions of their information needs, as such perceptions will frequently be incorrect...
- Is medical informatics a mature science? A review of measurement practice in outcome studies of clinical systemsCharles P Friedman
Center for Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh, 8084 Forbes Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2582, USA
Int J Med Inform 69:261-72. 2003..To determine the extent of explicit attention to formal issues of 'measurement' in studies examining outcomes of the deployment of clinical information systems...
- Training the next generation of informaticians: the impact of "BISTI" and bioinformatics--a report from the American College of Medical InformaticsCharles P Friedman
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:167-72. 2004....
- Do physicians know when their diagnoses are correct? Implications for decision support and error reductionCharles P Friedman
Center for Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
J Gen Intern Med 20:334-9. 2005..This study explores the alignment between physicians' confidence in their diagnoses and the "correctness" of these diagnoses, as a function of clinical experience, and whether subjects were prone to over-or underconfidence...
- Development of visual diagnostic expertise in pathology -- an information-processing studyRebecca S Crowley
Center for Pathology Informatics, Center for Biomedical Informatics, Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:39-51. 2003..To identify key features contributing to trainees' development of expertise in microscopic pathology diagnosis, a complex visual task, and to provide new insights to help create computer-based training systems in pathology...
- Creating an infrastructure for training in the responsible conduct of research: the University of Pittsburgh's experienceBarbara E Barnes
Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences, 200 Lothrop Street overnight mail 3708 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Acad Med 81:119-27. 2006..The University of Pittsburgh's experience with the RPF demonstrates the importance of developing an infrastructure for training that is comprehensive, scalable, reliable, centralized, affordable, and sustainable...