Decreased emergency department length of stay by application of a computerized consultation management system.

@article{Cho2011DecreasedED,
  title={Decreased emergency department length of stay by application of a computerized consultation management system.},
  author={Suck Ju Cho and Jinwoo Jeong and Sangkyoon Han and Seokran Yeom and Sung Wook Park and Hyung Hoi Kim and Seong Youn Hwang},
  journal={Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={
          398-402
        }
}
  • Suck Ju Cho, Jinwoo Jeong, +4 authors Seong Youn Hwang
  • Published in
    Academic emergency medicine…
    2011
  • Medicine
  • OBJECTIVES Consultation difficulty occurs in hospitals located in many countries, and it is understood that strategies to improve the emergency department (ED) consultation process are needed. The authors constructed a computerized consultation management system in the ED of a tertiary care teaching hospital to improve the consultation process and evaluate the influence of the consultation management system on ED length of stay (LOS) and the throughput process. METHODS Consultation management… CONTINUE READING

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