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POCT and data management

  • Peter B. Luppa
  • Christoph Braun
  • Andreas Bietenbeck

Abstract

This chapter shows how important comprehensive electronic networks linking POCT devices in hospitals are to coordinate POCT activities centrally. It also details the fundamentals of data processing and data management for decentralized POCT measurements from the networking perspective.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter B. Luppa
    • 1
  • Christoph Braun
    • 2
  • Andreas Bietenbeck
    • 1
  1. 1.Klinikum rechts der TU MünchenInstitut für Klinische Chemie und PathobiochemieMünchenGermany
  2. 2.Informationstechnologiesynlab Services GmbHAugsburgGermany

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