Data as textbook.

@article{Pollack1996DataAT,
  title={Data as textbook.},
  author={C D Pollack and Donna Diers},
  journal={Computers in nursing},
  year={1996},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={
          31-6; quiz 37-8
        }
}
Hospital information systems have been collecting patient-related data systematically for years. This article describes a course developed at the Yale University School of Nursing that uses hospital data as "textbook" to teach graduate nursing students to navigate a large hospital data set, enabling a multitude of nursing questions to be addressed. The approach used in this course is easily transferrable to the practice setting as demonstrated by the authors. Through understanding patient-level… CONTINUE READING

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