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The study will measure the effect of basic clinical decision support on medical errors and adverse drug events in the ambulatory setting.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Adverse Drug Events
Basic Clinical Decision Support, Routine Care
Wishard Helath Services
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:15:04-0400
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