Widespread electronic health record (EHR) implementation and its uses for quality measurement and billing have substantially increased documentation burden.1 Thus, clinicians must often dedicate time outside of the scheduled workday to completing EHR tasks,2 leading to numerous downstream effects, including physician burnout.3 The association of sex with EHR use has been poorly characterized, although preliminary work suggests there may be an association.4 We sought to determine the association of sex with EHR use and patient satisfaction.
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Tait SD, Oshima SM, Ren Y, et al. Electronic Health Record Use by Sex Among Physicians in an Academic Health Care System. JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(2):288–290. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5036
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