Design of and Experience with an Automated Questionnaire for Medical History Taking

  • M. J. Quaak
  • P. J. G. van der Voort
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 24)


For the direct patient care, medical history data form an important basis for all kinds of medical actions, such as investigations of body, blood, urine and so on. Part of the medical history taking can be done with the help of a computer.


Main Complaint Interactive Computer Program Direct Patient Care Netherlands Introduction Numeric Keypad 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. J. Quaak
    • 1
  • P. J. G. van der Voort
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medical InformaticsFree UniversityAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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