Getting to the electronic medical record

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February 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/26/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 5, p531
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The author reflects on the existence of medical record. He argues that the significant quality of the electronic record is that it allows essential information to be accessible in a place at the same time. He added that these means of keeping information are searchable and has an algorithmic intelligence. He also reveals that technology has affected the ownership and access to medical records.


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