Another important use of the tools at [link url="https://www.soapnote.org" memo="soapnote.org"] is assistance with clinical decision making. Physicians use decision tools every day in practice. Documentation of use of clinical decision tools helps support diagnostic and treatment plans.
There are hundreds of clinical decision tools at the site. An important tool that is often used is the Pulmonary Embolism Rule Out Criteria Score at [link url="https://www.soapnote.org/blood-lymph/perc/" memo="this page"]
After input of clinical factors, an interpretation is provided in the output.
This output may be inserted into a note and can also be saved for future use or research. This information is not tracked by the SOAPnote Project.