Functional and control integration of an ICU, LIS and PACS information system.

@article{Katehakis1997FunctionalAC,
  title={Functional and control integration of an ICU, LIS and PACS information system.},
  author={Dimitrios G. Katehakis and Manolis Tsiknakis and Apostolos Armaganidis and S. Orphanoudakis},
  journal={Studies in health technology and informatics},
  year={1997},
  volume={43 Pt A},
  pages={15-9}
}
The need for collaboration and data sharing among systems dedicated to individual functional areas and user groups has initiated major efforts towards the development of an integrated hospital information system. Major issues in the development of any integrated architecture that incorporates autonomous departmental systems include the development of commonly accepted interaction mechanisms, standardisation, the structure of the computerised patient record, its extensibility, as well as… CONTINUE READING