An obstetric microcomputer information system.

  title={An obstetric microcomputer information system.},
  author={Michael Maresh and Abigail M. Dawson and Richard William Beard},
  journal={Health policy},
  volume={5 3},
A systems analysis has been done to determine how computer technology can provide an information system to improve the care of the mother and her baby. A minimum data base was established complying with the recommendations of the Körner Committee and designed to meet the needs of the health personnel looking after the mother and baby. An ICL DRS 20/50 network of four microcomputers has been installed in the obstetric unit of a district teaching hospital with a link to the regional mainframe… CONTINUE READING

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