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Table 2 Characteristics of inpatients in the intervention group pre-CDSS installation (2014) and post-CDSS (2015) installation

From: Economic and organizational impact of a clinical decision support system on laboratory test ordering

Variables 2014 2015
Inpatients (N) 1233 1222
Sex female (%) 51.25 51.12
Average age (years)   
Medicine (Cento) 75.35 76.80
Medicine (Delta) 76.02 77.23
Medicine (Ferrara) 73.75 77.75
Cardiology (Cento) 69.90 69.30
Cardiology (Delta) 72.17 72.76
Mortality rate (%) 10.46 12.03
30-day readmission rate (%) 10.46 10.30