448 Bone marrow megakaryocytes may predict therapeutic response of severe thrombocytopenia in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus

W Mo, L Zhao, X Zhang
2017 Poster Session   unpublished
Patient Campaigning: Identification of patients who are due for various SLE-specific testing or management activities and proactive contact in order to prompt an office visit. Results We demonstrated a "tighter" management of SLE patients through statistically significant improvement in the rate of key SLE management behaviours (95% CI). "Tighter" management, in turn, prompted statistically significant improvement in hospitalisation (85% CI). Conclusions Time-structured, IT-enhanced, and QI
more » ... catordriven interventional modalities prompted a more frequent, more comprehensive, and guideline-adherent point of care interaction with SLE patients (i.e. "tighter" management). "Tighter" management manifested as improved patient outcomes in the form of a diminished rate of hospitalisation among SLE patients. Abstract 447 Table 1 Abstract 447 Table 2
doi:10.1136/lupus-2017-000215.448 fatcat:2qu6u2mlnjaj7flhizll2uai5e