An important component of an EMR system is the integrated clinical decision support tools. The ability to identify a condition or differential and click a button that brings up information on the latest management (the more evidence-based, the better). However not all products or tools are created equal.
This article is written more from the perspective of the hospital or institution, but many of the principles are the same if you are considering the selection of an evidence based tool for your own practice or as a vendor for an EMR system.
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