PMID: 4825116Apr 20, 1974Paper

New approach to information handling in general practice

British Medical Journal
K A HardenD Reekie

Abstract

In this paper we describe the use of punched feature cards in a general practice for 18 months. Its advantages are the low cost, speed of information retrieval, visible statistics, computer compatibility, accuracy, confidentiality, flexibility, and simplicity of setting up and collection of information. The system encourages the doctor to ask questions about his practice, and could readily be adopted in other practices.

References

Oct 18, 1969·British Medical Journal·J H Mitchell
May 2, 1970·British Medical Journal·K T Gruer, M A Heasman

Citations

Mar 12, 1977·British Medical Journal·K A Harden, R M Narden
Jan 1, 1975·Journal of Clinical Pathology·R A BrownJ S Beck
Oct 1, 1981·The Journal of Small Animal Practice·M V Thrusfield, A I Hinxman

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