Tele-dermatology in Australia.

@article{Muir2008TeledermatologyIA,
  title={Tele-dermatology in Australia.},
  author={Jim Muir and Lex Lucas},
  journal={Studies in health technology and informatics},
  year={2008},
  volume={131},
  pages={
          245-53
        }
}
Australia is a large country with a small and scattered population. Specialist dermatology services are concentrated in the capital cities and larger urban centers on the coast. This has meant access to these services for Australians in rural and remote areas has been limited to those able to travel the often long distances to their nearest dermatologist. Due to a considerable shortage of dermatologists, waiting times to see one are more than six months. The challenge was to provide a… CONTINUE READING

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