Tips and traps in buying a personal computer

  • Philip Burnard


Health care professionals not only need to use computers: at some point many of them have to buy one. This chapter offers tips and traps related to the business of buying a computer. The buying may be for personal use or for use in an office, clinic or community setting. If you have never bought a computer before, you are advised to seek help from a computer expert at the point of sale. Take one with you if you are buying a computer. Most health authorities, colleges and universities have a computing department and they will usually advise on the sort of machine to buy.


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© Philip Burnard 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Philip Burnard
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  1. 1.School of Nursing StudiesUniversity of Wales College of MedicineCardiffUK

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