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Hospitals of the Future – Ubiquitous Computing support for Medical Work in Hospitals

  title={Hospitals of the Future – Ubiquitous Computing support for Medical Work in Hospitals},
  author={Jakob Eyvind Bardram},
  • J. Bardram
  • Published 2003
  • Computer Science, Medicine
This paper describes the visions and on-going research within creating ubiquitous computing support for medical work in the hospitals of the future. Today, clinical computer systems seldom play any role in in the execution of clinical work as such. Electronic Patient Records (EPR) are more often located in offices at a hospital rather than at patients’ bedside, or in operating theaters. The are a number of challenges to the hardware and software design of contemporary computer systems that make… 

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Bardram received his Ph.D. in computer science in 1998 from the University of Aarhus, Denmark. He currently directs the Centre for Pervasive Healthcare at Aarhus University

  • Bardram received his Ph.D. in computer science in 1998 from the University of Aarhus, Denmark. He currently directs the Centre for Pervasive Healthcare at Aarhus University