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Spotlight on Lawrence Weed, MD - Problem-Orientated Medical Record

Posted by Mandy Tomlinson on Mon, Apr 08, 2013 @ 12:39 PM

Over 45 years ago, in 1968 Dr Lawrence Weed published an  article on Medical Records that Guide and Teach  which described the problem-orientated medical record (POMR) where organized problem lists and medical records are critical to clear decision making.  The POMR was implemented worldwide and became a standard for medical documentation.

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Topics: clinical decision support, diagnostic error, Dr Larry Weed, problem orientated medical record, Misdiagnosis, diagnostic software, evidence-based medicine

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