AHRQ's health information technology (IT) initiative is part of the Nation's strategy to put information technology to work in health care. By developing secure and private electronic health records for most Americans and making health information available electronically when and where it is needed, health IT can improve the quality of care, even as it makes health care more cost-effective.
SRDR is a collaborative, Web-based repository of systematic review data. This resource serves as both an archive and a data extraction tool. The data can be shared worldwide among organizations and individuals producing systematic reviews, and a central database of systematic review data can be critiqued, updated, and augmented on an ongoing basis.