VisualDx

A Visual Diagnostic Decision Support Tool

Emily Vardell, Carmen Bou-Crick

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Abstract

VisualDx is a clinical decision support tool that uses images and searchable clinical features to assist physicians in the diagnostic decision-making process. VisualDx is a database of more than 24,000 high-quality images covering a wide variety of conditions and drug eruptions. In addition, VisualDx integrates within both UpToDate and many electronic medical records and features a mobile version. This column includes a sample search and a review of the features of VisualDx.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)414-424
Number of pages11
JournalMedical Reference Services Quarterly
Volume31
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2012

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Keywords

  • CDSS
  • clinical decision support systems
  • point-of-care systems
  • visual database
  • VisualDx

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health Informatics
  • Library and Information Sciences

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VisualDx : A Visual Diagnostic Decision Support Tool. / Vardell, Emily; Bou-Crick, Carmen.

In: Medical Reference Services Quarterly, Vol. 31, No. 4, 01.10.2012, p. 414-424.

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