GEMISCH—A Minicomputer Information Support System


Journal Article

An on-line minicomputer information system which has achieved diverse applicability in the medical environment is presented. The motivations for “total medical information systems” are enumerated. The controversy over large-scale computers versus minicomputers is addressed. The design goals and present capabilities of GEMISCH are discussed, and a survey of present applications is included to attest to the versatility of the system. © 1973 by The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. All rights reserved.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hammond, WE; Brantley, BA; Feagin, SJ; Lloyd, SC; Stead, WW; Walter, EL

Published Date

  • January 1, 1973

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 61 / 11

Start / End Page

  • 1575 - 1583

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-2256

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0018-9219

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1109/PROC.1973.9329

Citation Source

  • Scopus