Using scenarios in chronic disease management guidelines for primary care

@article{Johnson2000UsingSI,
  title={Using scenarios in chronic disease management guidelines for primary care},
  author={Peter D. Johnson and Samson W. Tu and Nick Booth and Bob Sugden and Ian N. Purves},
  journal={Proceedings. AMIA Symposium},
  year={2000},
  pages={389-93}
}
The Prodigy system is a guideline-based decision-support system designed to assist general practitioners in England choose the appropriate therapeutic action for their patients. As part of the system, we developed a novel model for encoding clinical guidelines for managing patients with chronic diseases such as asthma and hypertension. The model structures a guideline as a set of choices to be made by the clinician. It models patient scenarios which drive decision making and are used to… CONTINUE READING