Appl Clin Inform 2017; 08(03): 945-948
DOI: 10.4338/ACI2017050081
Schattauer GmbH

Response to Lapkoff and Sittig

Who Watches the Watchers: Working Towards Safety for Clinical Decision Support Knowledge Resources
John Poikonen
1  Avhana Health, Baltimore, MD
Edward Fotsch
2  Gemini Health, Sausalito, CA
Christoph U. Lehmann
3  Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
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Further Information

Publication History

received: 19 May 2017

accepted in revised form: 15 July 2017

Publication Date:
20 December 2017 (online)

We thank Drs. Labkoff and Sittig for their provocative editorial and proposal [[1]]. We agree that there can be serious usability, workflow, and content issues in EHRs. Based on some structural and practical observations, we present counter arguments in response to the proposed quasi-governmental oversight.

Human Subject Research Approval

This editorial contains no patient data, therefore, it is not subject to Human Subject Research Approval