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  1. Design of a clinical event monitor.

    Article - En anglais

    The issues and implementation of a clinical event monitor are described.

    An event monitor generates messages for providers, patients, and organizations based on clinical events and patient data.

    For example, an order for a medication might trigger the generation of a warning about a drug interaction.

    A model based on the active database literature has as its main components an event (which triggers a rule to fire), a condition (which tests whether an action ought to be performed), and an action (often the generation of a message).

    The details of implementing such a monitor are described, using as an example the Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center clinical event monitor, which is based on the Arden Syntax for Medical Logic Modules.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Informatique biomédicale, Conception système, Forme clinique, Information biomédicale, Essai clinique, Critère performance, Caractéristique fonctionnement, Monitorage, Gestion hospitalière, Prescription médicale, Base connaissance, Calcul erreur

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Biomedical data processing, System design, Clinical form, Biomedical information, Clinical trial, Performance requirement, Performance characteristic, Monitoring, Hospital management, Medical prescription, Knowledge base, Error analysis

    Logo du centre Notice produite par :
    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 96-0340237

    Code Inist : 002B28D. Création : 10/04/1997.