Health information exchange reduces repeated diagnostic imaging for back pain.

@article{Bailey2013HealthIE,
  title={Health information exchange reduces repeated diagnostic imaging for back pain.},
  author={James E. Bailey and Rebecca Anne Pope and Elizabeth C. Elliott and Jim Y. Wan and T. Neil M. Waters and Mark E. Frisse},
  journal={Annals of emergency medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={62 1},
  pages={16-24}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE This study seeks to determine whether health information exchange reduces repeated diagnostic imaging and related costs in emergency back pain evaluation. METHODS This was a longitudinal data analysis of health information exchange patient-visit data. All repeated emergency department (ED) patient visits for back pain with previous ED diagnostic imaging to a Memphis metropolitan area ED between August 1, 2007, and July 31, 2009, were included. Use of a regional health… CONTINUE READING
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