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Psychological distress is common in cancer patients, however, it is often unrecognized and untreated. We aimed to identify barriers to cancer patients expressing their psychological concerns, and to recommend strategies to assist oncologists to elicit, recognize, and manage psychological distress in their patients. Medline, Psychlit, and the Cochrane(More)
Kinesio(®) Tex tape (KTT) is used in a variety of clinical settings. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of KTT from randomized controlled trials (RCTs) in the management of clinical conditions. A systematic literature search of CINAHL; MEDLINE; OVID; AMED; SCIENCE DIRECT; PEDRO; www.internurse.com; SPORT DISCUS; BRITISH NURSING INDEX;(More)
OBJECTIVE To establish preferred strategies for presenting drug-drug interaction (DDI) clinical decision support alerts. MATERIALS AND METHODS A DDI Clinical Decision Support Conference Series included a workgroup consisting of 24 clinical, usability, and informatics experts representing academia, health information technology (IT) vendors, healthcare(More)
This paper presents methods for one of two key activities in the creation of practical distributed data processing (DDP) systems for business computing. The first activity, discussed in this paper, is to select a configuration of hardware and software to support the implementation of a multiapplication plan. The second, discussed in a companion paper, is to(More)
This paper presents methods for one of two key activities in the creation of practical distributed data processing (DDP) systems for business computing. The first activity, discussed in this paper, is to select a configuration of hardware and software to support the implementation of a multiapplication plan. The second, discussed in a companion paper, is to(More)
Despite venous thromboembolism (VTE) policy initiatives, gaps exist between guidelines and practice. In response, hospitals implement clinical decision support (CDS) systems to improve VTE prophylaxis. To assess the impact of a VTE CDS on reducing incidence of VTE, this study used a pretest/posttest, longitudinal, cohort design incorporating electronic(More)
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