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Information technology for the health professions

Author: Lillian Burke; Barbara Weill
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Prentice Hall, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"Information Technology for the Health Professions Second Edition provides a general review of the history, uses, and potential for information technology (IT) across a broad spectrum of health professions. The book discusses how IT is transforming every aspect of health care - from administrative applications, to clinical systems involved in direct patient care."--Jacket.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burke, Lillian.
Information technology for the health professions.
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Prentice Hall, ©2005
(OCoLC)607882669
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lillian Burke; Barbara Weill
ISBN: 0131175920 9780131175921
OCLC Number: 55746589
Description: xvii, 238 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction to information technology--hardware, software, and telecommunications --
Security and privacy in an electronic age --
An introduction to medical informatics and the administrative applications of computers --
Telemedicine --
Information technology in radiology --
Information technology in dentistry --
Information technology in surgery --
Information technology in pharmacy --
Computerized medical devices, assistive technology, and prosthetic devices --
Informational resources: computer-assisted instruction, expert systems, and health information online --
Conclusion and future directions.
Responsibility: Lillian Burke, Barbara Weill.
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Provides an introduction to computer literacy and information technology - at a level appropriate for health care students. This book includes discussions of hardware and software, communications and  Read more...

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