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Table 2 Utilization of tobacco order set functions, August 2013–March 2016 (reproduced from Bernstein et al., 2017) [8]

From: A randomized trial of decision support for tobacco dependence treatment in an inpatient electronic medical record: clinical results

Function E-STOPS (N = 5391 patients) Control (N = 5548 patients) p value
Medications ordered, N (%) 1827 (34%) 1591 (29%) < 0.0001
Tobacco use disorder added to problem list, N (%) 2245 (42%) 122 (2%) < 0.0001
Referral made to quitline, N (%) 1584 (29%) 0 (0%)* < 0.0001
Email sent to primary care provider, N (%) 5375 (99%) N/A N/A
  1. *Automated capture of these endpoints in the control arm was not possible. However, review of data with quitline personnel indicate that no referrals or emails were sent