The Promise of Telemedicine for Movement Disorders: an Interdisciplinary Approach

  title={The Promise of Telemedicine for Movement Disorders: an Interdisciplinary Approach},
  author={H. Ben-Pazi and P. Browne and P. Chan and E. Cubo and M. Guttman and A. Hassan and J. Hatcher-Martin and Z. Mari and E. Moukheiber and N. U. Okubadejo and A. Shalash and the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Soci Force},
  journal={Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports},
  • H. Ben-Pazi, P. Browne, +9 authors the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Soci Force
  • Published 2018
  • Medicine
  • Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports
  • Purpose of ReviewAdvances in technology have expanded telemedicine opportunities covering medical practice, research, and education. This is of particular importance in movement disorders (MDs), where the combination of disease progression, mobility limitations, and the sparse distribution of MD specialists increase the difficulty to access. In this review, we discuss the prospects, challenges, and strategies for telemedicine in MDs.Recent FindingsTelemedicine for MDs has been mainly evaluated… CONTINUE READING
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