Evaluating telemedicine systems and services.

  title={Evaluating telemedicine systems and services.},
  author={Paul Taylor},
  journal={Journal of telemedicine and telecare},
  volume={11 4},
  • Paul Taylor
  • Published 2005 in Journal of telemedicine and telecare
The evaluation of telemedicine involves attempts to answer a wide range of questions involved in making decisions about safety, about practicality and about utility. Roughly speaking, if we wish to provide a telemedicine service we should first establish that it is safe, next that it is practical and finally that it is worthwhile. In establishing safety, most laboratory studies of telemedicine have a common structure, and consist of the following steps: (1) selection of cases; (2… CONTINUE READING