Asian Journal of Information Science and Technology (AJIST)
Computer Literacy Among the Students and Faculty Members of Dental SciencesAuthor : B.T. Sampath Kumar and B. Manjunatha
Volume 3 No.1 January-June 2013 pp 36-40
The world of computing has influenced the health sector, introducing number administrative as well as clinical innovations. The present paper focuses on the use of computer, experience in the use computer and use of various computer applications by students and faculty members of dental sciences. The Study found that all the respondents used computer.Majority of respondents had their own computers and they had 3-5 years of experience in using computer. Majority of them felt that they were most competent in computer skills and therefore training is not necessary. Majority of the respondents used computer for teaching and research. Some of the respondents also used for maintaining patients record, diagnosis and monitoring of treatments equally and some of the respondents using for scheduling the patients and billing.
Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Computer Literacy, Dental Science