A Study to Assess Physician Preferences for Electronic Chart Review and Historical Information Needs for New Patient Encounters in the ICU


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 16-007497
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 16-007497

About this study

The purpose of this study is to develop an interactive medical record timeline based on physician preferences and perceived clinical needs, to improve the chart review process for new patient encounters in the ICU.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

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Inclusion Criteria

  • Clinicians
    • All Mayo Rochester consultants, fellows, NPs or PAs rotating through Mary Brigh 6 B/G or Eisenberg 10-3 ICUs
  • Patients
    • All adult patients newly admitted to above ICUs under the primary (or co-managed) care of the ICU team

Exclusion Criteria

  • Clinicians
    • None
  • Patients
    • Less than 18 years old
    • Have declined general research consent
    • Have been admitted to the same ICU within the preceding seven days (ICU readmissions)

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Vitaly Herasevich, M.D., Ph.D.

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Contact information:

Vitaly Herasevich M.D., Ph.D.



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