BMJ Townhall at SGT University

The MD of BMJ India & South Asia, Mr. Prashant Mishra, Sr. Clinical Editor, BMJ Learning, Dr. Simi Kaul, and Head of Institutional Business Mr. Shikher Srivastava conducted a Townhall at SGT University today. Mr. Mishra gave an overview of BMJ and it’s various pathbreaking offerings.

Dr. Simi Kaul spoke about their activities in the CME/CPD space, clinical decision support, and Research to Publication in an interactive session with the Faculty members and post graduate students.

“Clinical Decision Support Tools (CDSS tools) have been recognized for their potential to reduce medical errors and increase health care quality and efficiency,” said Mr. Prashant Mishra.

Mr. Mishra added, “CDSS is a tool/aid to supplement clinical decision making – in which the characteristics of an individual patient are matched to a computerized clinical knowledge base and patient-specific assessments or recommendations are then presented to the clinician or the patient for a decision.”

Mr. Mishra highlighted, how a clinical decision support tools can help a clinician to have access to the latest relevant information when making diagnostic and treatment decisions.