Should clinical software be regulated?

Ian D Williams
Med J Aust 2007; 186 (11): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2007.tb01070.x
Published online: 4 June 2007

To the Editor: The editorial by Coiera and Westbrook1 and indeed the letter by Fox2 tended to use the term “clinical software” in a broad sense.

  • Ian D Williams

  • Discipline of General Practice, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD.

Competing interests:

I am Chairman of Stat Health Systems, which is Australia’s newest medical software developer. The company is currently writing an application, but there have been no sales at present. I have received no money from the company.


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