Clinical and Quality Analysis



Mann K, Hiemke C, Lotz J, Schmidt LG, Lackner KJ, Bates DW. Appropriateness of plasma level determinations for lithium and valproate in routine care of psychiatric inpatients with affective disorders. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2006 Dec;26(6):671-3.
Kilbridge PM, Classen D, Bates DW, Denham CR. The National Quality Forum safe practice standard for computerized physician order entry: updating a critical patient safety practice. J Patient Saf 2006;2(4):183-190.
Yu DT, Seger DL, Peterson JF, Kumar RN, Bates DW. Fluconazole for empiric antifungal therapy in cancer patients with fever and neutropenia. BMC Infect Dis 2006;6:173.
Rothschild JM, Fang E, Liu V, Litvak I, Yoon C, Bates DW. Use and perceived benefits of handheld computer-based clinical references. J Am Med Inform Assoc 2006 13(6):619-626.
Shapiro N, Howell MD, Bates DW, Angus DC, Ngo L, Talmor D. The association of sepsis syndrome and organ dysfunction with mortality in emergency department patients with suspected infection. Ann Emerg Med. 2006 Nov;48(5):583-90, 590.e1.
Bates DW, Komaroff AL. Digital age. Next: paperless medicine. Newsweek: 2006 Oct 16;148(16):63.
Staroselsky M, Volk LA, Tsurikova R, Pizziferri L, Lippincott M, Wald J, Bates DW. Improving electronic health record (EHR) accuracy and increasing compliance with health maintenance clinical guidelines through patient access and input. Int J Med Inform 2006;75(10):693-700.
Grant RW, Wald JS, Poon EG, Schnipper JL, Gandhi TK, Volk LA, Middleton B. Design and implementation of a web-based patient portal linked to an ambulatory care electronic health record: patient gateway for diabetes collaborative care. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2006 Oct;8(5):576-86.
Poon EG, Cina JL, Churchill W, Patel N, Featherstone E, Rothschild JM, Keohane CA, Whittemore AD, Bates DW, Gandhi TK. Medication dispensing errors and potential adverse drug events before and after implementing bar code technology in the pharmacy. Ann Intern Med 2006;145(6):426-434.
McLoughlin V, Millar J, Mattke S, Franca M, Jonsson PM, Somekh D, Bates D. Selecting indicators for patient safety at the health system level in OECD countries. Int J Qual Health Care 2006;18(1):14-20.
Stebbing C, Macklin A, Barber N, Bates DW. A Comparison of the US and UK inpatient medication systems. The European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy Practice 2006;12(4):36-40.
Barsky AJ, Orav EJ, Bates DW. Distinctive patterns of medical care utilization in patients who somatize. Med Care 2006;4(9):803-811.
Leape LL, Rogers G, Hanna D, Griswold P, Federico F, Fenn CA, Bates DW, Kirle L, Clarridge BR. Developing and implementing new safe practices: voluntary adoption through statewide collaboratives. Qual Saf Health Care 2006;15(4):289-295.
Bootman JL, Cronenwett LR, Bates DW, Califf RM, Cannon HE, Chater RW, Cohen MR, Conway JB, Evans RS, Flynn EA, Gurwitz JH, Inlander CB, Johnson KB, Pace WD, Stevens KR, Westrick E, Wu AW. Committee on Identifying and Preventing Medication Errors. Preventing medication errors. Institute of Medicine. Washington: The National Academies Press; 2006.
Desai AA, Desai P, Blum M, Bates DW. Leveraging change: educational opportunities in information technology implementation. J Clin Outcome Manage 2006;13(7):372-381.
Judge J, Field TS, DeFlorio M, Laprino J, Auger J, Rochon P, Bates DW, Gurwitz JH. Prescribers' responses to alerts during medication ordering in the long term care setting. J Am Med Inform Assoc 2006;13(4):385-390.
Linder JA, Chan JC, Bates DW. Evaluation and treatment of pharyngitis in primary care practice: the difference between guidelines is largely academic. Arch Intern Med 2006;166(13):1374-1379.
Fowler FJ Jr, Barry MJ, Walker-Corkery BW, Caubet JF, Bates DW, Lee JM, Hauser A, McNaughton-Collins M. The impact of a suspicious prostate biopsy on patients' psychological, socio-behavioral, and medical care outcomes. J Gen Intern Med 2006;21(7):715-721.
Stebbing C, Kaushal R, Bates DW. Pediatric medication safety and the media: what does the public see? Pediatrics 2006;117(6):1907-1914.
Linder JA, Chan JC, Bates DW. Appropriateness of antiviral prescribing for influenza in primary care. J Clin Pharm Ther 2006;31(3):245-252.
Stelfox HT, Palmisani S, Scurlock C, Orav JE, Bates DW. The “to err is human” report and the patient safety literature. Qual Saf Health Care 2006;15(3):174-178.
Kaushal R, Jha AK, Franz C, Glaser J, Shetty KD, Jaggi T, Middleton B, Kuperman GJ, Khorasani R, Tanasijevic M, Bates DW. Return on investment for a computerized physician order entry system. J Am Med Inform Assoc 2006;13:261-266.
Halamka J, Aranow M, Ascenzo C, Bates DW, Berry K, Debor G, Fefferman J, Glaser J, Heinold J, Stanley J, Stone DL, Sullivan TE, Tripathi M, Wilkinson B. E-Prescribing collaboration in Massachusetts: early experiences from regional prescribing projects. J Am Med Inform Assoc 2006;13:239-244.
Schiff GD, Kim S, Seger AC, Bult J, Bates DW. Ability of practitioners to identify solid oral dosage tablets. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2006 May 1;63(9):838-843.
Murray SB, Bates DW, Ngo L, Ufberg JW, Shapiro NI. Charlson index is associated with one-year mortality in emergency department patients with suspected infection. Acad Emerg Med 2006 May;13(5):530-536.
Weingart SN, Pagovich O, Sands DZ, Li JM, Aronson MD, Davis RB, Phillips RS, Bates DW. Patient-reported service quality on a medicine unit. Int J Qual Health Care 2006 Apr;18(2):95-105.
Schnipper JL, Kirwin JL, Cotugno C, Wahlstron SA, Brown BA, Tarvin E, Kachalia A, Horng M, Roy CL, McKean SC, Bates DW. Role of pharmacist counseling in preventing adverse drug events after hospitalization. Arch Intern Med 2006 Mar;16:565-571.
Kim J, Bates DW. Results of a survey on medical error reporting systems in Korean hospitals. Int J Med Inform 2006 Feb;75(2):148-155.
Nicholson D, Hersh W, Gandhi TK, Weingart SN, Bates DW. Medications errors: not just a “few bad apples”. J Clin Outcome Manage 2006 Feb;13(2):114-115.
Lasser KE, Seger DL, Yu DT, Karson AS, Fiskio JM, Seger AC, Shah NR, Gandhi TK, Rothschild JM, Bates DW. Adherence to black box warnings for prescription medications in outpatients. Arch Intern Med 2006 Feb;166(3):338-344.
Mann K, Hiemke C, Schmidt LG, Bates DW. Appropriateness of therapeutic drug monitoring for antidepressants in routine psychiatric inpatient care. Ther Drug Monit 2006 Feb;28(1):83-88.
Cina JL, Gandhi TK, Churchill W, Fanikos J, McCrea M, Mitton P, Rothschild JM, Featherstone E, Keohane C, Bates DW, Poon EG. How many hospital pharmacy medication dispensing errors go undetected? Jt Comm J of Quality and Safety 2006 Feb;32(2):73-80.
Rothschild JM, Hurley AC, Landrigan CP, Cronin JW, Martell-Waldrop K, Foskett C, Burdick E, Czeisler CA, Bates DW. Recovery from medical errors: the critical care nursing safety net. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 2006 Feb;32(2):63-72.
Poon EG, Jha AK, Christino M, Honour MM, Fernandopulle R, Middleton B, Newhouse J, Leape L, Bates DW, Blumenthal D, Kaushal R. Assessing the level of healthcare information technology adoption in the United States: a snapshot. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2006 Jan5;6:1. Full text.

Rochon PA, Field TS, Bates DW, Lee M, Gavendo L, Erramuspe-Mainard J, Judge J, Gurwitz JH. Clinical application of a computerized system for physician order entry with clinical decision support to prevent adverse drug events in long-term care. CMAJ. 2006 Jan 3;174(1):52-4. Full text.

Matin A, Sussman A, Bates DW, Ros P, Hanson R, Khorasani R. Inpatient radiology utilization: trends over the last decade. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2006 Jan;186(1):7-11. Full Text.
Maviglia SM, Yoon CS, Bates DW, Kuperman G. KnowledgeLink: impact of context sensitive information retrieval on clinicians' information needs. J Am Med Inform Assoc 2006;13(1):67-73.
Linder JA, Bates DW, Williams DH, Connolly MA, Middleton B. Acute infections in primary care: accuracy of electronic diagnoses and electronic antibiotic prescribing. J Am Med Inform Assoc 2006;13(1):61-66.
Shah NR, Seger AC, Seger DL, Fiskio JM, Kuperman GJ, Blumenfeld B, Recklet EG, Bates DW, Gandhi TK. Improving acceptance of computerized prescribing alerts in ambulatory care. J Am Med Inform Assoc 2006;13(1):5-11.


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