Tele-ophthalmology for the treatment in primary care of disorders in the anterior part of the eye.

@article{Blomdahl2001TeleophthalmologyFT,
  title={Tele-ophthalmology for the treatment in primary care of disorders in the anterior part of the eye.},
  author={Sven Blomdahl and N Mar{\'e}n and R Lof},
  journal={Journal of telemedicine and telecare},
  year={2001},
  volume={7 Suppl 1},
  pages={25-6}
}
Desktop videoconferencing at 384 kbit/s was used for a trial of tele-ophthalmology consultations between a general practitioner (GP) and an experienced ophthalmologist. Forty-two consecutive patients from St Erik's Eye Hospital emergency ward with disorders in the anterior part of the eye were examined. There was an excellent correlation between the… CONTINUE READING