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By Jerry Stonemetz, Keith Ruskin

ISBN-10: 0387764178

ISBN-13: 9780387764177

Anesthesia info administration platforms (AIMS) were in lifestyles for a number of many years, yet their use in scientific perform has been very constrained until eventually lately. whilst at first built, goals have been essentially taken with changing paper files with an digital shape. In parallel, the healthcare has well-known that digital scientific documents are a key component of bettering sufferer security and lowering mistakes, with many insurers actively encouraging implementation of digital scientific files. consequently, curiosity in adopting goals expertise is starting to be in the anesthesia group and this ebook represents a accomplished guide in developing this sort of system.

Anesthesia Informatics makes use of a case-based method of evaluate the topic in a realistic demeanour and is written with the practising healthcare professional in brain. accordingly, it's going to aid anesthesiologists, anesthesia departments, and hospitals in procuring definitely the right know-how for his or her distinct events and support them to make use of it for the final word target of enhancing sufferer safeguard and health-system efficiency.

The target of the Editors was once to make Anesthesia Informatics readable by way of a clinician with an issue to unravel. all of the foreign panel of members is a professional on their subject in the publication, making sure hugely distinct, academically rigorous chapters. every one contributor is lively in utilizing the medical structures mentioned during this booklet, giving them real-world adventure in addition to services within the theoretical elements of clinical informatics.

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More important, an AIMS makes this information available to all interested parties so that deficiencies can be corrected prior to the final time-out. Electronic records have the ability to provide this functionality and to credibly document the actual timing of the time-out (Fig. 1). Fig. , Mobile, AL) 14 J. Stonemetz, R. Lagasse Adverse Events In addition to documenting actions required for Joint Commission compliance, anesthesia departments must demonstrate that they participate in an active program for evaluating and responding to adverse events.

AIMS training in any mode must accommodate the varied skills and attitudes that users bring to the process. Some users are highly computer literate, but others may not be as computer savvy and require additional instruction and encouragement. In addition, timing is important. Concepts and techniques acquired during training are quickly forgotten if they are not immediately reinforced by clinical experience. Training new residents or student anesthetists to use an AIMS is especially challenging because they have not yet acquired a frame of reference for how the AIMS process relates to clinical workflow.

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