Virtual Dermatologist: An application of 3D modeling to tele-healthcare

  title={Virtual Dermatologist: An application of 3D modeling to tele-healthcare},
  author={Dave Wan Choi Lam and Guilherme N. DeSouza},
  journal={2011 IEEE 13th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services},
In this paper, we present preliminary results towards the development of the Virtual Dermatologist: A 3D image and tactile database for virtual examination of dermatology patients. This system, which can be installed and operated by non-dermatologists in remotes areas where access to a dermatologist is difficult, will enhance and broaden the application of tele-healthcare, and it will greatly facilitate the surveillance and consequent diagnosis of various skin diseases. Unlike other systems… CONTINUE READING
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