Using tablet PCÕs in dental practice research: technology, cost savings, and direct data entry ÒOn the GoÓ

By | February 13, 2006

In the February issue of Journal of Public Health Dentistry Joseph Sudano PhD and colleagues describe how tablet PC computers can be used in data collection. Using PC tablets eliminates intermediate data collection steps and error from data transfer. This technique also reduces study costs. Dr. Joseph Sudano and his colleagues concluded that the use of the PC tablets as direct entry devices may be useful in research and direct patient care in a broad spectrum of disciplines.
Sudano, JJ, Kofford B, Wotman, S. Using tablet PCÕs in dental practice research: technology, cost savings, and direct data entry ÒOn the GoÓ. J Publ Health Dentistry 2005;65(4): 244-245. (posted 2/06)Joseph Sudano PhD

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