Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research


Information systems perspectives in the improvement of dental care quality (review)

Year: 2019, volume 15 Issue: №4 Pages: 888-893
Heading: public health Article type: Review
Authors: Bragina М.G., Fomina A.V.
Organization: Peoples' Friendship University of Russia

The analysis of literature data on the possibilities and prospects for the use of information technologies (IT) to improve the efficiency and quality of dental medical care (QDMC) to the population has been performed. The need for the introduction of IT systems as part of pilot projects in dental facilities was noted. According to a number of researchers, the prospects for introducing medical information systems (IS) are associated with increasing the supporting business processes. The results of a number of studies are presented in which it is demonstrated that the use of the software systems proposed by different authors allows for the operative control of the QDMC with the evaluation of medical personnel, as well as for improving the effectiveness of treatment and optimizing the patient flow. It is indicated that the electronic method of collecting, storing and processing data makes it possible to combine the efforts of specialists who are participants in the process of providing dental care to the population in a single information field, which undoubtedly should make a significant contribution to improving the efficiency of their treatment.

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Use of IT-Technologies in Training Students of Stomatological Faculty

Year: 2013, volume 9 Issue: №2 Pages: 338-340
Heading: Pedagogics and Education Article type: Original article
Authors: Salnikova S.N., Konnov V.V., Salnikov V.N.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The purpose of article is to define the role of information technologies in training students of stomatological faculty. Material and methods. To obtain information the questionnaire was developed for the students, it included 16 questions. Only free methods and programs were used by students. Questioning was carried out among students of 3-5 years of studying at stomatological faculty. Results. This questioning was entered into the computer StatLib program. (100%) the students interrogated by us use everything IT-technologies in course of training to some extent, are active users of personal computer and Internet, use of SSMU educational portal and prefer to receive information in electronic form. Conclusion. Learning efficiency, according to questionnaire, rises while using IT-technologies.

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