Digital clinical records and practice administration in primary dental care
Wagner, I.-V. (Ina-Veronika), Ireland, Robert, MFGCP and Eaton, Kenneth A.. (2008) Digital clinical records and practice administration in primary dental care. British Dental Journal, Vol.204 (No.7). pp. 387-395. ISSN 0007-0610Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.bdj.2008.243
Usually, a 'computerised dental practice' has included a series of diagnostic instruments, intra-oral cameras, digital radiographic systems, treatment planning systems, CAD-CAM systems, management systems etc. However, these 'island solutions' have not been integrated into one system. Nevertheless, it is possible to produce fully integrated systems for digital clinical records, based on established physiologic and cognitive-ergonomic concepts. The first part of this paper outlines the philosophy behind the development of such a totally integrated system for digital clinical records. The second – digital practice administration – considers how the 'digital revolution' has impacted upon practice administration.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > RK Dentistry|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School > Institute of Clinical Education (ICE)
Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Dentistry -- Data processing, Dentistry -- Study and teaching, Medical informatics, Dental records -- Data processing, Dentistry -- Practice -- Data processing|
|Journal or Publication Title:||British Dental Journal|
|Publisher:||Nature Publishing Group|
|Page Range:||pp. 387-395|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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