Accession Number : ADA140988
Title : Evaluation of Automated ECG (Electrocardiogram) Services: A Study of the Costs and Benefits of CAPOC (Computer Assisted Practice of Cardiology) in the Southern California Area, Summary and Conclusions.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jul 80-31 Jul 81,
Corporate Author : LITTLE (ARTHUR D) INC CAMBRIDGE MA
Personal Author(s) : Drazen,E. ; Metzger,J. ; Stevens,J.
Report Date : 31 JUL 1981
Pagination or Media Count : 23
Abstract : Under sponsorship of the TRIMIS Program Office, a computer system for analysis of electrocardiograms was installed at 18 medical treatment facilities in the so. California area. the computer system, CAPOC, was the subject of this evaluation of the costs and effectiveness of ECG services before and after automation. This report outlines the evaluation process and presents our findings. (Author)
Descriptors : *Electrocardiography, California, Military medicine, Medical services, Management, Computer applications
Subject Categories : Administration and Management
Medicine and Medical Research
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE