Teleform: A Blessing or Burden?
Article first published online: 25 DEC 2001
Public Health Nursing
Volume 17, Issue 2, pages 143–145, March 2000
How to Cite
Nies, M. A. and Hein, L. (2000), Teleform: A Blessing or Burden?. Public Health Nursing, 17: 143–145. doi: 10.1046/j.1525-1446.2000.00143.x
- Issue published online: 25 DEC 2001
- Article first published online: 25 DEC 2001
Burgeoning technology has created numerous alternatives for even the most mundane aspect of research, that is, data entry. Our research team is conducting a large NIH NINR clinical trial, and data entry and management are important aspects of this study. Our research team needed to decide whether to use manual data entry or a scannable form of data entry. This article describes some of the advantages and disadvantages related to our decision to use scannable data entry Teleform™.