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Re: [Gnumed-devel] Parsing Data--Data Entry /// Encounter Wizard /// GU
Re: [Gnumed-devel] Parsing Data--Data Entry /// Encounter Wizard /// GUI Design
Mon, 23 Jun 2003 12:24:36 +1000
On Mon, 23 Jun 2003 12:12, Michael Bonert wrote:
> >human (does Michael know of such a design in Oscar?)
> David did talk about the parsing of text in the encounter window. He said
> it is very tough (to do by computer) -- 'cause people use different
> conventions (e.g. one doctor may abbreviate blood pressure as "bp" another
> as "BP" a third as "b.p."). I don't have the impression the OSCAR team is
> attempting to write a text parser.
I am aiming at a shorthand notation with escape codes -
for example, "\bp" for blood pressure or "\t" for temperature. The text entry
widget catches such shorthand notations, expands them like a "autotext macro"
and at the same time inserts the values into the appropriate tables/rows.