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Tablet program writing into a text file?

Hi,

Wondering if anyone knows a tablet program that would allow one to write into a standard form text file questionaire that has pre-typed items then convert what is written into text? It's for work.

Example:

(pre-typed) What are a few of your favorite colors?

(In this space hoping to write below the text with a stylus):
blue, green, red

Then what I write gets converted to text, in he proper position:

(result) What are a few of your favorite colors? Blue, green, red

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It would need to be able to handle conversion of up to a few paragraphs of stylus writing into text into a standardized pre-typed form. Does this exist?

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So surveys?

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And no writing, just multiple choice?

Rather search for you, did you search for SURVEY TOOLS on the App Store or Play market?
Bob

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sort of surveys

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Basically I need it for documenting patient history and physical exams

The template would be something like this:

chief complaint: (a few words)

History of present illness: (a few sentences)

Past medical History: (words)

Etc


Some portions would look like this with checkboxes:
()hyperthyroidism ()hypertension ()diabetes ()cancer
()CHF ()pneumonia ()etc ()etc ()etc


I was hoping to find a program for a tablet so its less "cold or rude" when doing patient interviews to be typing while interviewing and yet still be able to write it out while I'm actually talking to the patient otherwise I can be left with several patient notes to write several hours later that will take several hours to do versus getting them done on the spot

but I am starting to think what I'm looking for doesn't exist yet, or that it won't work as well as I need it to.

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None then.

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If you look at written text to plain text I don't see any advancements or offerings.

It's as if the industry has regressed.

Maybe what you want is the new Microsoft Slate with a real keyboard?
Bob

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