P. I. Hershberg, M.D.; E. R. McLean III, Ph.D.; J. F. Rockart, Ph.D.; R. Harrison
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During the past 3 years over 30,000 patients have been examined with the assistance of an automated medical history questionnaire at the Lahey Clinic Foundation in Boston. This is believed to be the largest experience to date in which the automated medical history (AMH) has been an integral part of the physician's own examination of the patient rather than an addendum to it. To assess the role of the AMH in clinical practice of staff physicians, a detailed management study was performed to evaluate physician utilization. The results of this study are as follows. First, most physicians are willing and
Hershberg PI, McLean ER, Rockart JF, et al. The Automated Medical History: An Evaluation and Status Report.. Ann Intern Med. 1971;74:836. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-74-5-836_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1971;74(5):836.
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