Information technology in radiation oncology - a brave new world?

Bittner, Martin-Immanuel
May 2013
Frontiers in Oncology;May2013, Vol. 3, p1
Academic Journal
The article comments on the article "Implementing and integrating a clinically-driven electronic medical record (EMR) for radiation oncology in a large medical enterprise," by J. Kirkpatrick and colleagues. The author discusses the use of information technology (IT) in clinical practices, wherein paper records are replaced with electronic medical records (EMRs). The author mentions the radiation oncology which requires the implementation of modern IT solutions.


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