Care for records for care

Int J Biomed Comput. 1996 Jul;42(1-2):1-7. doi: 10.1016/0020-7101(96)01175-0.


In this contribution the topic of this special issue is introduced: electronic patient records (EPRs). The characteristics of EPRs are presented. A number of problems that have to be solved before EPRs can be used on a large scale is discussed.

MeSH terms

  • Computer Security
  • Confidentiality
  • Decision Support Techniques
  • Expert Systems
  • Medical Records Systems, Computerized*
  • Multimedia
  • Netherlands
  • Online Systems
  • Systems Integration
  • User-Computer Interface
  • Vocabulary, Controlled