Low-Cost Hospital Informatics in Africa: The Ile-Ife Experience
A joint Nigerian-Finnish project has developed a low-cost multiuser system for the basic Medical Records functions of a teaching hospital, based on a standard microcomputer. Public-domain software from the USA was used as the basis and adjusted to local requirements. A four-user system costs about the same as two family cars.
KeywordsVeteran Affair Computer Science Department Computerize Medical Record African Health Accounting Application
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