Task Switching and Accuracy of Rapid Electrocardiogram screening for ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction by Emergency Medicine Providers.

Soares, William Edward, III.
2015

Abstract: Interruptions are frequent in healthcare and are thought to contribute to medical errors. However, pausing workflow to address clinically significant interruptions, known as task switching, is an important aspect of emergency care. While prior studies have focused on primary task errors, no study has evaluated the association of task switching on accuracy of interpretation of critical in... read more

Subjects
Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences. Department of Clinical and Translational Science.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011094
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