Use of telemedicine in disaster and remote places

@inproceedings{Ajami2014UseOT,
  title={Use of telemedicine in disaster and remote places},
  author={Sima Ajami and Parisa Lamoochi},
  booktitle={Journal of education and health promotion},
  year={2014}
}
One of the methods, especially those living in remote areas or have crashed and does not have access to specialists is telemedicine. Telemedicine describes the use of medical information exchanged from one site to another via electronic communications to improve patients' health status and care. Travel and wait times between the initial consultations with the patient's own general practitioner and referral to specialist can be reduced and specialists have successfully provided remote triage and… CONTINUE READING
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