This paper is only available as a PDF. To read, Please Download here.
Achieving productivity gains using computer tools in the laboratory is a management-intensive process requiring careful analysis and thorough planning. Medical laboratory applications computer software is now available with which laboratory management can increase productivity in any size laboratory. The increased productivity achieved typically can produce a very short payback time and a high return on invested capital.
To read this article in full you will need to make a payment
Purchase one-time access:Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
One-time access price info
- For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
- For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'
Subscribers receive full online access to your subscription and archive of back issues up to and including 2002.
Content published before 2002 is available via pay-per-view purchase only.
Subscribe:Subscribe to Clinics in Laboratory Medicine
Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
Already an online subscriber? Sign in
Register: Create an account
Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect
- The laboratory computer—is it worth its price?.Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 1971; 55: 527-540
- Linking laboratory and hospital information systems: The modular approach.Clin. Lab. Med. 1983; 3: 219-231
- Workload recording by microcomputer.Med. Lab. Observ. 1984; 16: 57-65
- A community hospital laboratory computer system.Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 1982; 77: 297-304
- Laboratory computerization: A new analysis of workflow and reporting.Clin. Lab. Med. 1983; 3: 79-100
- Hackers, Heros of the Computer Revolution.Anchor Press/Doubleday, Garden City, New York1984
- Computers, health care and medical information science.Science. 1980; 210: 257-263
- Microcomputer technology.Clin. Lab. Med. 1983; 3: 51-62
- Economic impact of a computer based centralized organization in a clinical laboratory.Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 1977; 67: 149-158
- The acquisition of a laboratory information system.J. Med. Syst. 1981; 5: 281-303
- Implementing an information system.Clin. Lab. Med. 1983; 3: 233-250
© 1985 Elsevier Inc. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.