Computer-Assisted Ordering of Treatments and Monitoring in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

A micro-computer based application
  • P. Gérard
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 24)


Usefulness of computers in drugs ordering and organisation of nursing care has been recently extensively discussed: improvements in safety and considerable diminution of writing procedures and redundances in transmission of informations are among the main described advantages (1).


Discharge Summary Identification File Admission Input Family Pediatrician Secret Code 
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  1. 1.
    Scholes M, Bryant V, Barber B. The impact of computers on nursing. Amsterdam, North Holland, 589 pp, 1983.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Lindstrom D, Cotton R: Use of computers in the Newborn Intensive Care Unit. Clin F’erinat 10: 195, 1983.Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Gérard
    • 1
  1. 1.Neonatal Intensive Care UnitClinique Notre-DameCharleroiBelgium

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