Physician use of information technology in ambulatory medicine: an overview.

@article{Edelson1995PhysicianUO,
  title={Physician use of information technology in ambulatory medicine: an overview.},
  author={J T Edelson},
  journal={The Journal of ambulatory care management},
  year={1995},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={9-19}
}
  • J T Edelson
  • Published 1995 in The Journal of ambulatory care management
Physicians practicing ambulatory medicine have never had more opportunities to use information technology to help them in their everyday practice. In parallel, evolving health care industry dynamics are increasing the need for clinical computer applications, which help improve the quality, efficiency, and the cost-effectiveness of patient care. This article examines: (1) the information needs of practicing physicians, (2) current and emerging technologies that can improve clinical decision… CONTINUE READING