Computer networks in the NHS and academic sector
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Computer networks in the NHS and academic sector

Denis Anthony Lecturer, Department of Nursing, University of Birmingham

This survey compares the use of computer networks in NHS trusts and academic departments. The two types of organisation have different needs and patterns of use. The author discusses the potential of the Internet, NHSNet and other networks for nurses in both clinical and educational settings.

Nursing Standard. 11, 18, 34-38. doi: 10.7748/ns1997.01.11.18.34.c2436