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July 1, 2022 Development of a Taxonomy for Characterising Medical Oncology-related Patient Safety and Quality Incidents: A Novel Approach

Using funding from CRICO, this study describes the development of a comprehensive, validated taxonomy for medical oncology-related incidents.

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June 18, 2022 Trial and Error: Learning From Malpractice Claims in Childhood Surgery

Using Candello Solutions by CRICO, this article analyzed the malpractice claims involving patients ≤ 18 years old that occurred from 2008 to 2017.

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Trauma Outcome Predictor: An Artificial Intelligence Interactive Smartphone Tool to Predict Outcomes in Trauma Patients

  • July 1, 2021

This CRICO-funded study used AI to design and validate a risk calculator for trauma patients.


The researchers utilized artificial intelligence (AI) to create a morbidity risk calculator for trauma patients. Further possible application of this app would allow medical staff to create benchmarks of trauma care, in addition to further specializing bedside counseling.

 

Citation for the Full-text Article

Maurer LR, Bertsimas D, Bouardi HT, El Hechi M,  El Moheb M, Giannoutsou K, Zhuo D, Dunn J, Velmahos GC, Kaafarani HMA. Trauma outcome predictor: An artificial intelligence interactive smartphone tool to predict outcomes in trauma patients. The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 2021;91(1):93-99. DOI:10.1097/TA.0000000000003158