Algorithm Benefits

Online Medical Calculators and Pokemon Go… A Perfect Catch

2016-12-15T09:57:13+00:00

Depending on your age, you may or may not remember the original Pokemon craze in the United States many [...]

Online Medical Calculators and Pokemon Go… A Perfect Catch 2016-12-15T09:57:13+00:00

10 Basic Rules for Clinical Algorithm Development

2017-03-07T10:55:51+00:00

Keeping an Eye on the Prize: 10 Basic Rules for Clinical Algorithm Development While at the HIMSS16 conference last week in [...]

10 Basic Rules for Clinical Algorithm Development 2017-03-07T10:55:51+00:00

Can Medical Algorithms Help to Reduce Telemedicine Liability?

2016-12-15T10:12:57+00:00

Telemedicine has come a long way over the past 20 years. Modern technology has made it accessible to an [...]

Can Medical Algorithms Help to Reduce Telemedicine Liability? 2016-12-15T10:12:57+00:00

Utilizing Medical Algorithms to Think Like A Doctor: Scurvy Case

2016-12-15T09:28:28+00:00

Summary and response to the New York Times Well article: Think Like A Doctor: Limping Along We present a [...]

Utilizing Medical Algorithms to Think Like A Doctor: Scurvy Case 2016-12-15T09:28:28+00:00

How Medical Algorithms Are Used in Clinical Trial Design

2016-12-15T09:29:56+00:00

Clinical trials play an important role in evidence-based medicine. It is necessary to know how a therapy performs under [...]

How Medical Algorithms Are Used in Clinical Trial Design 2016-12-15T09:29:56+00:00

Embracing Disruptive Information Technologies in Healthcare

2016-12-15T09:58:15+00:00

Some aspects of medicine have not changed very much over the centuries. As new decision support systems become available [...]

Embracing Disruptive Information Technologies in Healthcare 2016-12-15T09:58:15+00:00

Improving Diagnosis in Healthcare with Automated Medical Algorithms

2016-12-15T09:32:11+00:00

In September, 2015, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) released a report titled Improving Diagnosis in Health Care. This report [...]

Improving Diagnosis in Healthcare with Automated Medical Algorithms 2016-12-15T09:32:11+00:00

Why MedalPacks? Automated Medical Calculator Collections

2016-12-15T10:04:49+00:00

A medical algorithm (medical calculator) that is used by itself can solve a specific problem. However, medical algorithms must [...]

Why MedalPacks? Automated Medical Calculator Collections 2016-12-15T10:04:49+00:00

Case Study: Surgical Site Infection: Methods of Prevention & Tools for Predicting Risk

2016-12-15T10:06:15+00:00

Medical History A 55-year-old white male has degenerative arthritis of the knees. 10 months ago, the patient underwent total [...]

Case Study: Surgical Site Infection: Methods of Prevention & Tools for Predicting Risk 2016-12-15T10:06:15+00:00

7 Medical Algorithms to Use with Apple ResearchKit Apps

2016-12-15T09:33:53+00:00

“In March, 2015, Apple released an open source software framework designed for medical and health research, helping doctors and [...]

7 Medical Algorithms to Use with Apple ResearchKit Apps 2016-12-15T09:33:53+00:00

Diagnosing Rare Diseases Disorders with Medical Algorithms

2016-12-15T09:34:47+00:00

Primary care physicians often have the unique task of deciding whether a patient who presents with an uncommon constellation [...]

Diagnosing Rare Diseases Disorders with Medical Algorithms 2016-12-15T09:34:47+00:00

How Automated Medical Algorithms Can Improve Patient Safety

2016-12-15T09:36:39+00:00

GA Miller studied the limits of human cognition. He found that the number of discrete items that a person [...]

How Automated Medical Algorithms Can Improve Patient Safety 2016-12-15T09:36:39+00:00

Using Medical Algorithms as Clinical Prediction Tools

2016-12-15T09:37:22+00:00

Advances in medicine bring new imaging, technologies, medications, and the desire to have better prediction models for clinical outcomes. [...]

Using Medical Algorithms as Clinical Prediction Tools 2016-12-15T09:37:22+00:00

Congestive Chart Failure and Electronic Health Record Systems

2016-12-15T10:05:31+00:00

Years ago you could find patient charts on the oncology or transplant service that were a foot thick or [...]

Congestive Chart Failure and Electronic Health Record Systems 2016-12-15T10:05:31+00:00

How to Use Medical Algorithms During Global Disease Outbreaks

2016-12-15T09:39:01+00:00

One of the most fearful events in medicine and population health is an infectious disease outbreak. From the recent [...]

How to Use Medical Algorithms During Global Disease Outbreaks 2016-12-15T09:39:01+00:00

How to Practice Evidence Based Healthcare in Clinical Settings

2016-12-15T10:07:03+00:00

As physicians, we recognize the importance of evidence based healthcare.  Having  evidence to back up our decisions strengthens our assessments [...]

How to Practice Evidence Based Healthcare in Clinical Settings 2016-12-15T10:07:03+00:00

Risks to Patient Safety: Calculating Algorithms by Hand

2016-12-15T09:47:50+00:00

While medical algorithms can be valuable decision support tools, calculating them by hand can bite you. With hand calculations, [...]

Risks to Patient Safety: Calculating Algorithms by Hand 2016-12-15T09:47:50+00:00

Population Health Strategies, Medical Algorithms, and You

2016-12-15T09:50:40+00:00

Is population health the future of healthcare? Physicians are told population health strategies will solve many of our current [...]

Population Health Strategies, Medical Algorithms, and You 2016-12-15T09:50:40+00:00

How Physicians Can Expand Their Clinical Knowledge Base

2016-12-15T10:19:52+00:00

Starting in medical school, students must learn how to quickly and successfully search through thousands of easily accessible research [...]

How Physicians Can Expand Their Clinical Knowledge Base 2016-12-15T10:19:52+00:00

Precision Medicine Initiative & Medical Algorithms: Looking to the Future

2016-12-15T09:54:07+00:00

First receiving mention a few years ago, precision medicine, has entered the spotlight with a request for $215 million [...]

Precision Medicine Initiative & Medical Algorithms: Looking to the Future 2016-12-15T09:54:07+00:00

How Medical Algorithms Can Improve Doctor Patient Communication

2016-12-15T09:56:30+00:00

I saw it every day while in medical school and residency; attending physicians cowered behind a computer screen, attempting [...]

How Medical Algorithms Can Improve Doctor Patient Communication 2016-12-15T09:56:30+00:00

Your Knowledge, the Right Tool, a Better Outcome…How Medical Treatment Algorithms are Shaping Modern Physicians

2016-12-15T09:55:33+00:00

Remember back in the prehistoric days before the Internet? Before Facebook, before Google, before smartphones? When you needed to [...]

Your Knowledge, the Right Tool, a Better Outcome…How Medical Treatment Algorithms are Shaping Modern Physicians 2016-12-15T09:55:33+00:00