Visualizing Central Line –Associated Blood Stream Infection (CLABSI) Outcome Data for Decision Making by Health Care Consumers and Practitioners—An Evaluation Study

  title={Visualizing Central Line –Associated Blood Stream Infection (CLABSI) Outcome Data for Decision Making by Health Care Consumers and Practitioners—An Evaluation Study},
  author={Yair G. Rajwan and Pamela W. Barclay and T. Lee and I-Fong Sun and Catherine L. Passaretti and Harold P. Lehmann},
  journal={Online Journal of Public Health Informatics},
  pages={218 - 218}
The purpose of this study was to evaluate information visualization of publicly-reported central line-associated blood stream infection (CLABSI) outcome data for decision making by diverse target audiences – health care consumers and practitioners. We describe the challenges in publicly reporting of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) data and the interpretation of an evaluation metric. Several options for visualization of CLABSI data were designed and evaluated employing exploratory… 

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