Isabel is an award-winning, web based diagnosis decision support application. Signs and symptoms are entered and Isabel instantly returns a list of possible diagnoses. In addition, access to knowledge from textbooks, journals, external web resources as well as treatments and guidelines is provided for each diagnosis.
ü Helps with diagnostic hypothesis generation and narrowing the differential list
ü Mobilizes knowledge by serving as a gateway to clinical reference resources
ü Provides access to treatments and guidelines
Access Isabel in one of 3 ways
1. One Portal>Apps>Clinical Desktop – POC tools section
2. One Portal>Apps>Reference Desktop>Isabel
3. Mobile access
When Should I Use Isabel?
ü Cases with diagnostic dilemma
ü Multiple symptoms not fitting one diagnosis
ü When your patient is not responding to treatment
ü Research potential pathologies based on the clinical feature you are observing
ü Resident Reports
ü When you need POC evidence-based guidelines and treatment options
ü On patients who have been in hospital without diagnosis for 2 days or more