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Isabel Could Have Improved the Differential Diagnosis in These Cases

Posted by Jason Maude on Mon, Jun 10, 2013 @ 07:08 AM

“Old GP” is an actual GP based in North America who is close to retirement. He has a keen interest in strange presentations of diagnoses and a wealth of experience. He has been using Isabel over the last few months and has gone back over some memorable old cases to see whether and how Isabel could have helped. We thought that his experiences would be of great use and interest to other clinicians, not only to hear about these cases but also how Isabel could have helped in building the differential diagnosis. “Old GP” wishes to remain anonymous out of respect for the privacy of patients and colleagues.

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Topics: Differential diagnosis, ddx, diagnostic decision support, diagnostic skills

What's your Medical Diagnosis? 70y F, Fever and Back Pain

Posted by Megan Pennie on Wed, Nov 21, 2012 @ 11:46 AM

The Isabel diagnosis tool touts an extensive database of conditions for differential diagnosis support, and we often will test its accuracy with real patient cases from the New England Journal of Medicine.

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Topics: ddx, medical diagnosis tool

Differential diagnosis; the silver bullet for reducing diagnosis error

Posted by Jason Maude on Wed, Nov 21, 2012 @ 08:53 AM

Post by Jason Maude, co-founder of Isabel Healthcare

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Topics: Differential diagnosis, ddx, diagnosis error, sepsis, differential diagnosis tool

What's your Medical Diagnosis: Abdominal Pain, Hematochezia, Anemia

Posted by Megan Pennie on Mon, Nov 19, 2012 @ 09:32 AM

The Isabel diagnosis tool touts an extensive database of conditions for differential diagnosis support, and we often will test its accuracy with real patient cases from the New England Journal of Medicine.

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Topics: ddx, medical diagnosis tool

What's your Medical Diagnosis: Abdominal Pain, Altered Mental State

Posted by Megan Pennie on Fri, Nov 16, 2012 @ 09:40 AM

The Isabel medical diagnosis tool touts an extensive database of conditions for differential diagnosis support, and we often will test its accuracy with real patient cases from the New England Journal of Medicine.

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Topics: ddx, medical diagnosis tool

St. Louis Children's Hospital Selects Isabel for Medical Diagnosis

Posted by Megan Pennie on Thu, Nov 15, 2012 @ 10:02 AM

St. Louis Children’s Hospital Emergency Department Deploys Isabel Diagnosis Decision Support Tool

Medical diagnosis software tool will assist St. Louis Children’s ED clinicians to develop differential diagnosis lists and find the right diagnosis faster

We are impressed with the performance of Isabel. It empowers our doctors in making the right decisions and arrive at the right diagnosis as quickly and efficiently as possible
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Topics: ddx, medical diagnosis tool, St. Louis Children's Hospital

What Users Say about Isabel's Medical Diagnosis Tool

Posted by Megan Pennie on Mon, Oct 22, 2012 @ 10:19 AM

We have recently enjoyed hear from delighted users about their reactions to and love of the Isabel medical diagnosis tool and iPhone app. Below are some excerpts that simply speak for themselves.

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Topics: ddx, diagnosis, medical diagnosis tool

Health 2.0 in Berlin: Jason Maude speaks on Isabel medical diagnosis

Posted by Megan Pennie on Fri, Oct 19, 2012 @ 09:20 AM

The Health 2.0 Conference in Berlin Germany is approaching and will be held on November 6-7, 2012. The conference will host  Speakers Tim Kelsey, the Executive Director of Transparency and Open Data for the UK Government, and Peter Levin, the Senior Advisor to the Secretary and CTO at the US Department of Veterans Affairs. This international event will host these among the 75 speakers from 25 different countries at Health 2.0 Europe 2012.

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Topics: ddx, diagnosis, medical diagnosis tool

Podcast: A Diagnostic Tool for All Reasons

Posted by Megan Pennie on Fri, Sep 28, 2012 @ 11:57 AM

Isabel Healthcare founder Jason Maude was recently featured on the "Be Seen, Be Heard" website in an interview by Doris Gilman at Health Thought Leadership One-to-One: Ideas you can adapt from inside and outside health and the life sciences.

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Topics: ddx, Be Seen Be Heard, Podcast

What's your Medical Diagnosis? 77yM, Edema, Renal Failure, Hematuria

Posted by Megan Pennie on Mon, Sep 17, 2012 @ 03:22 PM

The Isabel diagnosis tool touts an extensive database of conditions for differential diagnosis support, and we often will test its accuracy with real patient cases from the New England Journal of Medicine.

About the Isabel Diagnosis Challenge

The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) publishes interesting presentations of common diseases and unusual cases in the Clinical pathology Conference (CPC) series. These cases are educational and can pose diagnostic challenges even to the expert physicians at the Massachusetts General Hospital.

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Topics: ddx, Isabel Diagnosis Challenge, Goodpastures Syndrome

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