Physician Workstations

  • Lawrence B. Afrin
  • Victor E. Del Bene
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Part of the Computers in Health Care book series (HI)

Abstract

What exactly is a physician workstation? In a broad sense, it is a device for collecting medical and related information and delivering that information to a physician. The information may come from one or more sources, such as laboratory, radiology, or medical records facilities. Some workstations may provide mechanisms for physicians to not only retrieve but also enter information, such as physical examinations. More advanced workstations may also provide tools for analyzing data.

Keywords

Central Computer Clinical Database Annual Symposium Telephone System Input Technology 
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  • Lawrence B. Afrin
  • Victor E. Del Bene

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