Clinical outcomes resulting from telemedicine interventions: a systematic review

@inproceedings{Hersh2001ClinicalOR,
  title={Clinical outcomes resulting from telemedicine interventions: a systematic review},
  author={William R. Hersh and Mark Helfand and James Wallace and Dale Kraemer and Patricia K. Patterson and Susan Shapiro and Merwyn Greenlick},
  booktitle={BMC Med. Inf. & Decision Making},
  year={2001}
}
BACKGROUND The use of telemedicine is growing, but its efficacy for achieving comparable or improved clinical outcomes has not been established in many medical specialties. The objective of this systematic review was to evaluate the efficacy of telemedicine interventions for health outcomes in two classes of application: home-based and office/hospital-based. METHODS Data sources for the study included deports of studies from the MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL, and HealthSTAR databases; searching of… CONTINUE READING