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Can a Novel ICU Data Display Positively Affect Patient Outcomes and Save Lives?

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of Medical Systems, September 2017
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Title
Can a Novel ICU Data Display Positively Affect Patient Outcomes and Save Lives?
Published in
Journal of Medical Systems, September 2017
DOI 10.1007/s10916-017-0810-8
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Authors

Natalia Olchanski, Mikhail A. Dziadzko, Ing C. Tiong, Craig E. Daniels, Steve G. Peters, John C. O’Horo, Michelle N. Gong

Abstract

The aim of this study was to quantify the impact of ProCCESs AWARE, Ambient Clinical Analytics, Rochester, MN, a novel acute care electronic medical record interface, on a range of care process and patient health outcome metrics in intensive care units (ICUs). ProCCESs AWARE is a novel acute care EMR interface that contains built-in tools for error prevention, practice surveillance, decision support and reporting. We compared outcomes before and after AWARE implementation using a prospective cohort and a historical control. The study population included all critically ill adult patients (over 18 years old) admitted to four ICUs at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, who stayed in hospital at least 24 h. The pre-AWARE cohort included 983 patients from 2010, and the post-AWARE cohort included 856 patients from 2014. We analyzed patient health outcomes, care process quality, and hospital charges. After adjusting for patient acuity and baseline demographics, overall in-hospital and ICU mortality odds ratios associated with AWARE intervention were 0.45 (95% confidence interval 0.30 to 0.70) and 0.38 (0.22, 0.66). ICU length of stay decreased by about 50%, hospital length of stay by 37%, and total charges for hospital stay by 30% in post AWARE cohort (by $43,745 after adjusting for patient acuity and demographics). Better organization of information in the ICU with systems like AWARE has the potential to improve important patient outcomes, such as mortality and length of stay, resulting in reductions in costs of care.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 35 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 6 17%
Student > Master 5 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 4 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 3 9%
Lecturer > Senior Lecturer 2 6%
Other 5 14%
Unknown 10 29%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 8 23%
Computer Science 6 17%
Engineering 3 9%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 2 6%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1 3%
Other 4 11%
Unknown 11 31%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 409. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 22 March 2018.
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