The Elders Risk Assessment (ERA) Index, an Electronic Administrative Database Derived Frailty Index, Can Identify Risk for Hip F

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Dr. Mohammad Albaba, Geriatric Hospitalist at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the July 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings that evaluates a computer-based administrative frailty index which can assess risk for hip fracture in community dwelling older adults. The index allows for a more cost effective way to identify individuals at risk. Available at: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(12)00482-X/fulltext

Derivation and Validation of Electronic Strategies to Identify Risk Factors for Postop Acute Lung Injury

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Dr. Daryl Kor, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the May 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on electronic search strategies to identify pertinent risk factors for postoperative acute lung injury. Available at: http://tinyurl.com/3gcpzgx

Dr. Gajic of Mayo Clinic discusses Mar 2010 Mayo Clin Proc Article on informatics infrastructure

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Dr. Ognjen Gajic, Consultant in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article on a Mayo-developed informatics infrastructure for syndrome surveillance, decision support, reporting, and modeling of critical illness.