James F. Dickson III, M.D.; Lawrence Stark, M.D.
This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.
In the Electronic Systems Laboratory at Massachusetts Institute of Technology a digital computer system has been developed for real-time biomedical experimentation. Recently, it has been connected by telephone lines to three Boston hospitals and. the National Institutes of Health in the interest of facilitating the efforts of their investigators in medical research and diagnosis. Currently, the system is being used in the study of a variety of neurological control systems and for the computer diagnosis of clinical electrocardiograms. An important feature of this diagnostic system is teletype control of the computer at M.I.T. by the hospital investigators. This allows them
James F. Dickson, Lawrence Stark. A Remote, Real-time Computer System for Medical Research and Diagnosis.. Ann Intern Med. 1965;63:911. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-63-5-911_2
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1965;63(5):911.
Results provided by:
Copyright © 2017 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use