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From אורן שני <orensha...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: healthcare projects running on couched?
Date Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:10:20 GMT
How abiut couchDB's conflict resoloution mechanism vs SQL DB's using locks.
Do you think that is a major concideration?

Oren

On Monday, March 24, 2014, Manokaran K <manokaran@gmail.com> wrote:

> CouchDB replication and its availability on mobile devices will make
> it possible to provide a feature where a patient can sync her own
> medical history from her mobile device (after some form of
> authentication and authorization) with the hospital's EMR before and
> after treatment. This would be pretty difficult using relational
> databases.
>
> regds,
> mano
>
> On Mon, Mar 24, 2014 at 9:49 PM, אורן שני <orenshani7@gmail.com<javascript:;>>
> wrote:
> > Albin & all,
> >
> > Id appreciate it if you could elaborate a little about why do you think
> > couchDB is more fit for medinfo projects, comparing to SQL DB's.
> >
> > Many thanks,
> >
> > Oren
> >
> > On Monday, March 24, 2014, Albin Stigö <albin.stigo@gmail.com<javascript:;>>
> wrote:
> >
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> I'm an MD and developer. I've been using couchdb for a few years for
> >> various projects.
> >>
> >> I always thought couchdb would be a really good fit for various
> >> patient record systems. Especially in remote areas with spotty
> >> connection, or perhaps no connection at all, as you could run a local
> >> version, then physically move it and sync later.
> >>
> >> Anyways, I haven't really come across any so if you know about any
> >> companies / projects I would be interested to hear about them!
> >>
> >> Thanks,
> >> Albin
> >>
>
>
>
> --
> Lord, give us the wisdom to utter words that are gentle and tender,
> for tomorrow we may have to eat them.
>     -Sen. Morris Udall
>

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