[Medical data in pathology--evaluation of a large collection. (530,000 diagnoses coded in SNOMED II)].

@article{Baumann1999MedicalDI,
  title={[Medical data in pathology--evaluation of a large collection. (530,000 diagnoses coded in SNOMED II)].},
  author={Rudolf P. Baumann},
  journal={Revue medicale de la Suisse romande},
  year={1999},
  volume={119 10},
  pages={805-24}
}
The paper is describing the design and the performance of the computerized system, from its introduction in 1982 until the present day. The first device, using the MUMPS language on a mini-computer, followed by a VAX computer with terminals have been replaced in 1996 by an application program, using ORACLE, based on the client-server concept. The content and the particularities of the different data groups are discussed, concerning the functional components of the data bank: 'PATIENTS… CONTINUE READING