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While some published literature exists on the use of interactive patient care systems, the effectiveness of these systems on the management of pain is unclear. To fill this gap in knowledge, we aimed to understand the impact and outcomes of pain management patient interactive systems in an inpatient setting.
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Name: Applied clinical informatics
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Systems for delivering hospital supplies, food, laundry, etc., to patient care areas.
Facilities providing diagnostic, therapeutic, and palliative services for patients with severe chronic pain. These may be free-standing clinics or hospital-based and serve ambulatory or inpatient populations. The approach is usually multidisciplinary. These clinics are often referred to as "acute pain services". (From Br Med Bull 1991 Jul;47(3):762-85)
The obtaining and management of funds for hospital needs and responsibility for fiscal affairs.
Mechanical ventilation delivered to match the patient's efforts in breathing as detected by the interactive ventilation device.
Computer-based systems for use in personnel management in a facility, e.g., distribution of caregivers with relation to patient needs.
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