Telemedicine: On, under and out of this world

Kilpatrick, Ken
September 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/28/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 7, p716
Academic Journal
Provides information on an underwater mission called NEEMO 7 designed to test remote surgical simulations off the coast of Key Largo in Florida on October 11, 2004. Potential benefits from the telemedicine technology that will be tested; Canadian physicians included in the mission; Advantage of robotic surgery in delivering surgical care to astronauts in space.


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