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Self-Management Support Improves Quality of Life in COPD

December 11, 2018 Share this content: At 6 months, the difference in the mean number of COPD-related acute care events per participant between the intervention and usual care groups was significant. A comprehensive 3-month program combining transition and long-term self-management support for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and their caregivers led to significantly… Read More »

Electronic Support System Can Guide Outpatient Care for Pulmonary Embolism

December 11, 2018 Share this content: The electronic clinical decision support decision was not associated with increases in return visits within 5 days, or major adverse outcomes within 30 days. Implementing and supporting an electronic clinical decision support system (CDSS) in emergency departments to help physicians make decisions regarding site-of-care for patients with acute pulmonary… Read More »