15
May

More is not necessarily better, especially when it comes to alerts given by electronic medication management systems.

New research by Professor Johanna Westbrook and Associate Professor Melissa Baysari shows that a more evidence-based approach, combining learnings from nudge theory and choice architecture, is needed for hospitals to be able to deliver decision-making support system that will improve patient outcomes while reducing the burden on clinicians.

Read the full paper, Nudging hospitals towards evidence‐based decision support for medication management, in MJA.