[Knowledge management system for laboratory work and clinical decision support].

@article{Inada2011KnowledgeMS,
  title={[Knowledge management system for laboratory work and clinical decision support].},
  author={Masanori Inada and Mayumi Eliza Otsuka Sato and Akiko Yoneyama},
  journal={Rinsho byori. The Japanese journal of clinical pathology},
  year={2011},
  volume={59 5},
  pages={504-11}
}
This paper discusses a knowledge management system for clinical laboratories. In the clinical laboratory of Toranomon Hospital, we receive about 20 questions relevant to laboratory tests per day from medical doctors or co-medical staff. These questions mostly involve the essence to appropriately accomplish laboratory tests. We have to answer them carefully and suitably because an incorrect answer may cause a medical accident. Up to now, no method has been in place to achieve a rapid response… CONTINUE READING