Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxi
  2. General Informatics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-2
    2. Shelia A. Ryan, L. M. Nagle
      Pages 3-8
    3. L. M. Nagle, Judith Shamian, P. Catford
      Pages 14-21
    4. Rita D. Zielstorff, Norma M. Lang, Virginia K. Saba, Kathleen A. McCormick, D. Kathy Milholland
      Pages 22-28
    5. L. McQueen, Kathleen A. McCormick, Carole Hudgings
      Pages 57-62
    6. Patricia Flatley Brennan
      Pages 63-69
    7. Diane J. Skiba, D. T. Mirque
      Pages 76-83
    8. Linda K. Woolery, J. Yensen
      Pages 84-90
    9. Connie L. Pinkley, Patricia K. Sommer
      Pages 148-157
    10. Virginia K. Saba
      Pages 168-188
  3. Clinical Practice

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-188
    2. Ruby Grewal, Joyce Arcus, Johnetta Bowen, Kevin Fitzpatrick, William E. Hammond, Liza Hickey
      Pages 227-233
    3. Robin Stoupa, Judith J. Warren, June E. Bonk, James R. Campbell
      Pages 242-244
    4. N. K. Meehan
      Pages 263-268
    5. Evelyn J. S. Hovenga
      Pages 269-275
    6. Judith Shamian, Betty Hagen, Ruth Brenner, Philip Lohman
      Pages 276-281
    7. Ruby Grewal, Joyce Arcus, Johnetta Bowen, Kevin Fitzpatrick, W. E. Hammond, Liza Hickey et al.
      Pages 287-296
    8. E. M. Wykpisz, N. S. Redeker, D. J. Mason, B. Glica
      Pages 297-303
    9. Janet E. Cuddigan, Susan Logan, Steven Evans, Helen Hoesing
      Pages 312-318
    10. Rosa Portus
      Pages 319-331
  4. Nursing Administration

About this book


Nursing and Computers: An Anthology 1987-1996 is a compilation of both landmark historic and contemporary papers, illustrating the inception and evolution of nursing informatics. The editors have collected these newly-published independent papers, and assembled them into an invaluable source book providing a framework for future developments in the field of Nursing Informatics. It will be an essential tool for nurses seeking to attain credentials as Nursing Informatics Specialists. The articles demonstrate representative experiences and philosophies in the field, attempting to maintain and expand upon the current knowledge base of computer technology in nursing. Examining the relationship between nursing and information systems, practical applications include: administration, practice, research, education, critical care, and community health.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Virginia K. Saba
    • 1
  • Dorothy B. Pocklington
    • 2
  • Kenneth P. Miller
    • 3
  1. 1.ArlingtonUSA
  2. 2.Ellicott CityUSA
  3. 3.GaithersburyUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-7448-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-2182-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1431-1909
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