Key clinical point: Physicians used e-consults appropriately, and the interactions were highly useful.
Major finding: More than 80% of e-consults resulted in an avoided visit to a specialist.
Study details: A total of 741 e-consults were analyzed.
Disclosures: One of the study authors reported receiving personal fees from Bayer outside the submitted work. The other authors reported no conflicts.
Ahmed S et al. Ann Intern Med. 2020 Apr 14. doi: 10.7326/M19-3852.