Table 3

Problems reported in physician histories but not computer histories in 37 patients for whom data were extracted in Table 1 and for the 8 additional patients in Table 2

Problem

Number of patients


Night sweats

2

Weight loss (more than 5 pounds)

2

Single episode syncope

1

Purpura

1

Ulcerated skin lesions

1

Pruritis

1

Diabetes mellitus

2

Arrhythmia

1

Micturition syncope

1


Zakim et al. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2008 8:50   doi:10.1186/1472-6947-8-50

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