Series: Health Informatics
Hardcover: 965 pages
Publisher: Springer; 4th ed. 2014 edition (December 4, 2013)
Product Dimensions: 7.3 x 2.3 x 10.2 inches
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Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars See all reviews (20 customer reviews)
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In my opinion overly general information. No algorithms or methods of implementation, even at a high level or schematic. Got it as required reading for a course. 3rd edition is essentially same for real purposes. OK for getting some paper (degree) to advance a bureaucratic or other career, but not really for anything useful. Doesn't mean sales shouldn't be good with AHCA creating a new army of the aforementioned.
Cannot view in HTML. Cannot print any pages. Don't like it. Not the greatest at least for me. Other online book publishers allow you to print copies and view in HTML. And this is a book I own and have paid for.
This book is the definitive text for all of biomedical informatics.Michael Beebe, PhD, MSc, RNCertificate Program in Health InformaticsSeattle University
This book is my text for DNP program. It has been very helpful and is fairly easy reading considering it is about technology. :)
Needed this for my program, and it was worth the purchase.. helped me with sooo many papers and referencing works..
The book was for my husband. Who said it met his expectations.
This book is verbose and it is easy to get lost in it. You will neither understand anything in-depth nor do anything substantial from reading this book. I ended up using Google or Wikipedia to supplement the material. A lot of the information contained is outdated. I guess most are stuck using this book for coursework. There must be better alternatives to this book. I don't know them.
School required. Basic overview and mostly current.
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