Telemedicine through the use of digital cell phone technology in pediatric neurosurgery: a case series.

@article{Pirris2010TelemedicineTT,
  title={Telemedicine through the use of digital cell phone technology in pediatric neurosurgery: a case series.},
  author={Stephen Pirris and Edward A. Monaco and Elizabeth C. Tyler-Kabara},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={66 5},
  pages={
          999-1004
        }
}
BACKGROUND Advances in medicine have largely followed advances in technology. Medical strides have been made when physicians and researchers have adapted growing science to target specific problems. A new medical field, telemedicine, has emerged that links physicians with colleagues and patients. Cell phone technology is affordable for almost everyone, and basic models include digital photography. OBJECTIVE We present a case series exhibiting the utility of digital pictures taken with… CONTINUE READING
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