The impact of achieving perfect care in acute coronary syndrome: the role of computer assisted decision support.

@article{Milani2012TheIO,
  title={The impact of achieving perfect care in acute coronary syndrome: the role of computer assisted decision support.},
  author={Richard V. Milani and Carl J. Lavie and Adriana C Dornelles},
  journal={American heart journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={164 1},
  pages={29-34}
}
BACKGROUND Attainment of every performance measure or perfect care (PC) is used as a tool for measuring hospital quality of care. We sought to describe the effect of achieving PC on subsequent outcomes in patients admitted with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and to determine whether computerized physician order entry enabled with decision support (CPOE-DS) would enhance the likelihood of achieving PC and improvements in clinical outcomes. METHODS Clinical inpatient data, performance measures… CONTINUE READING