Decision support: time for collaboration

Yearb Med Inform. 2011;6:102-4.


Objectives: To summarize current outstanding research in the field of decision support.

Methods: A selection of excellent research articles published in 2010 in the field of computerized clinical decision support systems.

Results and conclusions: This selection of articles shows that decision support systems (DSS) are getting better integrated into the electronic health record systems (EHR) and into the clinician's workflow. As a result, there is a better collaboration between physicians and DSS, which improves the care of patients.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Cooperative Behavior
  • Decision Support Systems, Clinical* / organization & administration
  • Medical Records Systems, Computerized / organization & administration
  • Systems Integration