Developing a camera-phone-based drug barcode reader and support system.


Journal Article

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a rule that require certain human drug and biological product labels to have a linear bar code, to help reduce the number of medication errors. This paper descripts a software support system for care givers and patients to identify the barcode use a camera phone. It is an economical and effective way if we can create software to help people to identify the barcode and show the information they need just on their phone.

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Cited Authors

  • Chen, W-C; Chang, P; Chen, L-F

Published Date

  • January 2006

Published In

Start / End Page

  • 882 -

PubMed ID

  • 17238502

Pubmed Central ID

  • 17238502

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1942-597X


  • eng