Telemedicine using a desktop conference system (Phoenix) in Kyushu, Japan.


OBJECTIVE The Kyushu area of southwestern Japan has several mountains and 157 inhabited islands. We assessed the feasibility of implementing a desktop conference (DTC) system to improve medical care in this area. TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY AND EQUIPMENT: The Phoenix DTC system (NTT Corporation, Tokyo, Japan) for personal computers includes a microphone… (More)


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@article{Tsuchiya1998TelemedicineUA, title={Telemedicine using a desktop conference system (Phoenix) in Kyushu, Japan.}, author={Hidetoshi Tsuchiya}, journal={Telemedicine journal : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association}, year={1998}, volume={4 1}, pages={43-8} }