Telemedicine: recent developments and future applications.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Telemedicine, or the delivery of health care from a distance, is an exciting field that has undergone rapid advancements over the past three decades. Previous studies have demonstrated that telemedicine can effectively assist in patient care. However, cost issues and the lack of resources to sustain telemedicine systems have previously limited the use of this technology. Herein, we explore the development, current applications, and future of telemedicine.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kuo, RL; Delvecchio, FC; Babayan, RK; Preminger, GM

Published Date

  • February 2001

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 15 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 63 - 66

PubMed ID

  • 11248922

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0892-7790

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1089/08927790150500971


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States