A ward-based time study of paper and electronic documentation for recording vital sign observations

@article{Wong2017AWT,
  title={A ward-based time study of paper and electronic documentation for recording vital sign observations},
  author={David Wong and Timothy Bonnici and Julia Knight and Stephen Gerry and James Turton and Peter J. Watkinson},
  journal={Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA},
  year={2017},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={717-721}
}
Objective To investigate time differences in recording observations and an early warning score using traditional paper charts and a novel e-Obs system in clinical practice. Methods Researchers observed the process of recording observations and early warning scores across 3 wards in 2 university teaching hospitals immediately before and after introduction… CONTINUE READING