RESEARCH ENVIRONMENTS IN NURSING: RATIONALE AND REQUIREMENTS FOR COMPUTING.

Ivo L. Abraham, Joyce J. Fitzpatrick

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Abstract

The authors present the development and implementation of computing facilities at the Bolton School of Nursing. The approach differs from previous descriptions of school-based computing facilities in that it presents the professional and scientific context within which the system was conceived; the expected outcomes, direct and indirect, of investing in computing facilities; and the scientific and technical requirements to maximize its relevance to the mission and goals of the institution. A functional perspective of research development and facilitation among faculty and doctoral students is emphasized. The model system described is organized as a local area network of microcomputers with additional mainframe access.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationProceedings - Annual Symposium on Computer Applications in Medical Care
EditorsMichael J. Ackerman
PublisherIEEE
Pages814-818
Number of pages5
ISBN (Print)0818606479
StatePublished - Dec 1 1985
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameProceedings - Annual Symposium on Computer Applications in Medical Care
ISSN (Print)0195-4210

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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