A review of near patient testing in primary care

Hobbs FDR, Delaney BC, Fitzmaurice DA, Wilson S, Hyde CJ, Thorpe GH, Earl-Slater ASM, Jowett S, Tobias RS
Record ID 31998008182
Authors' objectives:

The aim was to identify publications relating to near patient testing (NPT), the use of alternative delivery systems between laboratory and general practice, including electronic data interchange (EDI), and computerised diagnostic decision support (CDDS), in the primary care setting.

Project Status: Completed
URL for project: http://www.hta.ac.uk/893
Year Published: 1997
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: England, United Kingdom
MeSH Terms
  • Computer Communication Networks
  • Decision Making, Computer-Assisted
  • Decision Support Techniques
  • Diagnosis
  • Predictive Value of Tests
Organisation Name: NIHR Health Technology Assessment programme
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Contact Email: journals.library@nihr.ac.uk
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