“Morning POEMs ( P atient O riented E vidence that M atters)” Teaching point-of-care, patient focused evidence-based medicine. Eamon C. Armstrong, MD Lehigh Valley Hospital Family Practice Residency Program Allentown, PA.
Eamon C. Armstrong, MD
Lehigh Valley Hospital Family Practice Residency Program
Physician and patient needs for high quality information at the point of care often go unmet. This has detrimental consequences on patient care and outcomes and valuable learning opportunities for the physician are lost.
Expanding body of medical knowledge
Practitioner’s capacity to recall and organize relevant medical information
ignorance and uncertainty