New Uses of a Large Clinical Data Base

  • Charles Safran
  • Douglas Porter
Part of the Computers and Medicine book series (C+M)


The clinical and administrative management of patient care requires access to and assessment of increasingly large volumes of data. The clinical information on specific patients that is contained in medical records, such as reports of examinations and laboratory studies, must be supplemented by the accumulated clinical experience contained in journal articles, reference works, and the consultations of skilled colleagues.1 Organized and rapid access to this information is crucial to the quality of patient care.


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  • Charles Safran
  • Douglas Porter

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