Relational Database CARDIOCOD: A Tool for Clinical Research in Cardiology

  • Piotr J. Jasiński
  • Bogumiła Talkowska
  • Henryk Krug
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 11)


The project of computer database for supporting research in clinical cardiology has been presented in this paper. The relational model of data is used to design a logical, problem-oriented structure of patient data. An adeqately designed relational query language for direct physician — database interactions has been presented through examples of query formulation, Computer database CARDIOCOD has been implemented and introduced in two clinical wards of Institute of Cardiology, Poznań in October 78.


Relational Database Clinical Cardiology Heart Infarct Computer Database Query Formulation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Piotr J. Jasiński
    • 1
  • Bogumiła Talkowska
    • 1
  • Henryk Krug
    • 2
  1. 1.Regional Computer CentreTechnical University of PoznańPoland
  2. 2.Institute of CardiologyMedical AcademyPoznańPoland

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