medical informatics

January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1319
Reference Entry
A definition of the medical term medical informatics is presented. The term refers to the application of information technology and processing to all aspects of medical knowledge, practice, and management, including medical education and research. This process is facilitated by computer technology. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.


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