Patent Number: 7,765,489

Title: Presenting notifications related to a medical study on a toolbar

Abstract: Participants of a medical study are notified of and perceive information related to adverse events on a toolbar. The configuration of a toolbar may be different if a serious adverse event is being presented than if an insignificant adverse event is being presented. Serious adverse events include adverse events having severity greater than insignificant adverse events, having severity greater than a predetermined threshold, requiring hospitalization, and/or being life-threatening. Insignificant adverse events include adverse events that affect patients in an unexpected manner.

Inventors: Shah; Shalin N. (Hughesville, MD), Shah; Nayan (Hughesville, MD)


International Classification: G06F 3/048 (20060101); G06F 3/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 7/27/12018