From clinical practice guidelines, to clinical guidance in practice - Impacts for computerization

@article{Lyng2013FromCP,
  title={From clinical practice guidelines, to clinical guidance in practice - Impacts for computerization},
  author={Karen Marie Lyng},
  journal={International journal of medical informatics},
  year={2013},
  volume={82 12},
  pages={e358-63}
}
This paper presents a case study of clinical guidance within oncology clinics. Close to all patients treated within the observed clinics were treated according to clinical practice guidelines in the form of either a research or a standard treatment protocol. The clinical practice guideline artifacts were however rarely applied in clinical practice. It was first when the guidelines were translated and transformed into second order guiding artifacts (SOGAs) they were applied. The SOGAs applied in… CONTINUE READING