A computerised guideline for pressure ulcer prevention

Silvana Quaglini, Manuela Grandi, Paola Baiardi, M. Cristina Mazzoleni, Clara Fassino, Giorgio Franchi, Stefania Melino

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Abstract

This work illustrates the implementation of a computerised guideline for the pressure ulcers prevention. In particular, we describe the site-specification of a guideline delivered by the Agency for Health Care Policy Research, its integration with the electronic patient record, and its introduction within the clinical routine. The system facilitates trained nurses in the patient management by producing daily work-plans, and novice nurses by running as an educational tool.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
Pages940-943
Number of pages4
Volume68
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1999
Event15th Congress on Medical Informatics Europe, MIE 1999 - Ljubljana, Slovenia
Duration: Aug 22 1999Aug 26 1999

Other

Other15th Congress on Medical Informatics Europe, MIE 1999
CountrySlovenia
CityLjubljana
Period8/22/998/26/99

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Information Management

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