Acquiring Data the Logical Way

  • H. R. A. Townsend
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 16)


Many applications of Medical Computing are primarily concerned with acquiring data. There are significant advantages in using a simple keyboard and some form of visual display, instead of requiring the patient (or doctor) to “fill in a form”.



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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. R. A. Townsend
    • 1
  1. 1.The National HospitalLondonUK

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