Improving the Identification of Actionable Adverse Drug Events Associated with Acute Kidney Injury in Nursing Homes

Faculty Role: 
Grant Role: 
Principal Investigator
Funding Agency: 
Clinical & Translational Science Institute at the University of Pittsburgh
Project Dates: 
03/01/2014 to 06/30/2014

The goal of this study is to determine if the addition of patient characteristics (i.e., clinical context) to a clinical surveillance system can improve identification of actionable adverse drug events caused by acute kidney injury and reduce alert burden/fatigue in nursing homes.