Databasing in CLP Psychiatry

  • Jeffrey S. Hammer
  • James J. Strain

Abstract

The epoch of the 1990’s has proclaimed the need for documenting and recording information in nearly every category of endeavor: business, health care, teaching, government. This demand necessitates a move toward creating computerized database systems to collect, aggregate, and transform pertinent data into usable information. On all levels of health service delivery we need to understand not only what we are doing, but what we should not be doing. Never before has there been such an opportunity to document an enterprise and then re-examine what has been done, by whom, and for what indications.

Keywords

Toxicity Depression Lithium Marketing Assure 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeffrey S. Hammer
    • 1
  • James J. Strain
    • 2
  1. 1.UCLA/Veterans Affairs Medical Center West Los AngelesLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Mount Sinai School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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