Enhancing information extraction from clinical practice guidelines to improve the transparency and efficiency of Clinical Decision Support development

M. De Smet, T. De Backer & R. Vander Stichele
Background: Clinical practice guidelines contain important diagnostic and therapeutic information extracted from trials, reviews and meta-analyses. Their lengthy textual form hinders easy access to the information at the point of care. Computerized Decision Support Systems (CDSSs) can improve the implementation[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]