Knowledge management in clinical practice: a systematic review of information seeking behavior in physicians

  title={Knowledge management in clinical practice: a systematic review of information seeking behavior in physicians},
  author={Martin Dawes and Uchechukwu Sampson},
  journal={International journal of medical informatics},
  volume={71 1},
OBJECTIVES To determine information seeking behavior of physicians. DATA SOURCES Systematic review of 19 studies that described information seeking behavior in a number of different settings using differing methodologies. Analysis was limited to quantitative studies describing sources of information sought by physicians. RESULTS Investigators have used questionnaires, interviews and observation to identify the information seeking behavior of clinicians. The results were mainly obtained from… CONTINUE READING


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