Microcomputer in the Home Control of Diabetes in a Child

  • M. Kataja
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 25)


Microcomputers are often advertised to be useful in helping with bookkeeping or similar home activities. When a microcomputer is at hand, truly useful home applications seem to be quite rare. In our family the computer is used mainly for writing, for maintaining some lists where a sorting procedure is essential, and in controlling the treatment response of a diabetic child.


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Kataja
    • 1
  1. 1.National Public Health InstituteHelsinkiFinland

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