Application of tele-ultrasound in medical emergency services

  title={Application of tele-ultrasound in medical emergency services},
  author={M. C. Su and Huei-Ming Ma and Chow-In Ko and W P Chiang and C. -H. Yang and Sao-Jie Chen and Robert Chen and Heng-Shuen Chen},
  journal={HealthCom 2008 - 10th International Conference on e-health Networking, Applications and Services},
This study aims to add tele-ultrasound techniques and emergency physician support to improve the quality of pre-hospital medical emergency services. On the other hand, a diagnostically useful FAST scan is dependent on the skill level of the EMTs using the portable ultrasound unit. However, providing adequate tools is still a prerequisite to the successful execution of a job. In the future, an improved system interface and standardized training protocols in the EMT training program should… CONTINUE READING