Appana, Deepa
Director of Technology
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Clinical Decision Support Simulation modeling AI and ML

Education: BS, Computer Engineering
Joined the Institute: 2007

Affiliation
positions
  • Director, Institute Technology, Center for Chronic Care Innovation 2007 -
  • Director Technology, HealthPartners Institute 2007 -
  • Publications
    selected publications
    Journal Article
  • Comparing pharmacist-led telehealth care and clinic-based care for uncontrolled high blood pressure: the Hyperlink 3 pragmatic cluster-randomized trial
    Hypertension (Dallas, Tex.. 2022
  • Comparison of explanatory and pragmatic design choices in a cluster-randomized hypertension trial: effects on enrollment, participant characteristics, and adherence
    Trials. 2022
  • Effect of clinical decision support at community health centers on the risk of cardiovascular disease: a cluster randomized clinical trial
    JAMA network open. 2022
  • Implementing a prediabetes clinical decision support system in a large primary care system: design, methods, and pre-implementation results
    Contemporary Clinical Trials. 2022
  • Pragmatic clinic randomized trial to improve chronic kidney disease care: design and adaptation due to COVID disruptions
    Contemporary Clinical Trials. 2021
  • Challenges involved in establishing a web-based clinical decision support tool in community health centers
    Healthcare (Amsterdam, Netherlands). 2020
  • Design of a pragmatic cluster-randomized trial comparing telehealth care and best practice clinic-based care for uncontrolled high blood pressure
    Contemporary Clinical Trials. 2020
  • Clinical decision support directed to primary care patients and providers reduces cardiovascular risk: a randomized trial
    Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2018
  • Clinical decision support for recognition and management of hypertension: a randomized trial
    Pediatrics. 2018
  • Potential misclassification of blood pressure status in children and adolescents with short or tall stature
    American Journal of Epidemiology. 2016
  • Educating resident physicians using virtual case-based simulation improves diabetes management: a randomized controlled trial
    Academic Medicine. 2014
  • Using simulation technology to teach diabetes care management skills to resident physicians
    Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology. 2013
  • Abstract
  • Comparing change in systolic blood pressure with clinic-based care versus telehealth care in a pragmatic cluster-randomized trial (Hyperlink 3) [abstract]
    Journal of patient-centered research and reviews. 2021
  • Maximizing use of chronic disease clinical decision support in primary care clinics: lessons learned from randomized trials [abstract]
    Journal of patient-centered research and reviews. 2021
  • Better care strategies are necessary to address poor medication adherence [abstract]
    Diabetes. 2020
  • Challenges encountered in linking community health centers' electronic health record data to a web-based clinical decision support tool [abstract]
    Journal of patient-centered research and reviews. 2019
  • Dissemination and sustained use of an outpatient clinical decision system with high use rates, high clinician satisfaction, and positive impact on quality of care [abstract]
    Journal of patient-centered research and reviews. 2019
  • Disseminating web-based EHR-linked diabetes clinical decision support system from one medical group to another: case study [abstract 1377-P]
    Diabetes. 2015
  • Evaluation of provider experience with an EHR-based clinical decision support tool [abstract]
    Diabetes. 2015
  • Sustained use of a diabetes clinical decision support tool in primary care practices [abstract]
    Diabetes. 2015
  • Educating resident physicians using virtual case-based simulation improves diabetes management--a randomized, controlled trial [abstract 322-OR]
    Diabetes. 2014
  • Aspirin decision support using data-driven treatment algorithms [abstract]
    Clinical Medicine & Research. 2013
  • Testing a clinical decision support process to lower cardiovascular risk of patients [abstract]
    Clinical Medicine & Research. 2013
  • Virtual diabetes education improves resident physician knowledge and performance: a cluster randomized trial [abstract]
    Clinical Medicine & Research. 2013
  • Virtual diabetes education improves resident physician knowledge and performance: a cluster-randomized trial [abstract]
    Diabetes. 2013
  • A simulated diabetes learning intervention improves provider knowledge and confidence in managing diabetes [abstract]
    Clinical Medicine & Research. 2012
  • Experiences in designing a simple education interface for shared decision support for cardiovascular risk [abstract]
    Clinical Medicine & Research. 2012
  • Primary care residents highly rate simulated diabetes training [abstract]
    Clinical Medicine & Research. 2012
  • Simulated diabetes training helps providers bring patients to goals: a cluster randomized trial [abstract]
    Diabetes. 2012
  • Simulated training improves provider knowledge and confidence in managing diabetes [abstract]
    Diabetes. 2012
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