Full impact of laboratory information system requires direct use by clinical staff: cluster randomized controlled trial

@article{Blaya2011FullIO,
  title={Full impact of laboratory information system requires direct use by clinical staff: cluster randomized controlled trial},
  author={Joaquin A. Blaya and Sonya S. Shin and Carmen Contreras and Gloria Yale and Carmen Suares and Luis Asencios and Jihoon Kim and Pablo Rodriguez and Peter Cegielski and Hamish S. F. Fraser},
  journal={Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA},
  year={2011},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={11-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the time to communicate laboratory results to health centers (HCs) between the e-Chasqui web-based information system and the pre-existing paper-based system. METHODS Cluster randomized controlled trial in 78 HCs in Peru. In the intervention group, 12 HCs had web access to results via e-Chasqui (point-of-care HCs) and forwarded results to 17 peripheral HCs. In the control group, 22 point-of-care HCs received paper results directly and forwarded them to 27 peripheral HCs… CONTINUE READING

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