2005

Handhelds in Medicine

A Practical Guide for Clinicians

ISBN: 978-0-387-40329-8 (Print) 978-0-387-27046-3 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Getting to Know Your Handheld Computer

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      Pages 3-23

      Choosing a Handheld Computer: PDAs, MDAs, and the Alphabet Soup of Handheld Computers

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      Pages 24-50

      Getting to Know Your Handheld: Palm OS and Pocket PC

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      Pages 51-73

      Getting Software from Cyberspace to the Palm of Your Hand: Downloading and Installing Software on Your Palm OS or Pocket PC Handheld

  2. Medical Software

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      Pages 77-96

      “Where in the World Wide Web Do I Find All This Stuff?” Finding Medical Software and Information on the Web for Handheld Computers

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      Pages 97-136

      What Floor Is Mrs. Jones on, and What Does Her CBC Look Like Today? Patient Records on Handheld Computers

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      Pages 137-154

      Calculator Programs for Handheld Computers: Crunching the Numbers Made Easy

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      Pages 155-176

      Medical References: Information at Your Fingertips

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      Pages 177-193

      Getting Paid for What You Do: Avoid Losing Your Shirt by Using a Handheld Computer for Billing

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      Pages 194-222

      Electronic Prescribing: Drug Dealing Twenty-First Century Style

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      Pages 223-250

      Medical Documents in Your Pocket

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      Pages 251-288

      Capturing Life in the Palm of Your Hand: Getting Rid of the Yellow Stickies by Using a Handheld Database

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      Pages 289-318

      Software for Nursing: RNs Are Mobilizing

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      Pages 319-334

      Software for Other Healthcare Professionals: Hey, What About Me?

  3. Advanced Topics

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      Pages 337-348

      Evidence-Based Medicine and Handhelds

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      Pages 349-377

      Wireless 101

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      Pages 378-386

      Programmable Calculators

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      Pages 387-416

      How to Make Your Own Database: Programming a Simple Procedure Log

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      Pages 417-425

      Creating Your Own Programs

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      Pages 426-438

      Beyond the Beam: Server-Based Synchronization

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      Pages 439-453

      Teaching People to Use Handheld Computers