TITLE

Telemedicine: On, under and out of this world

AUTHOR(S)
Kilpatrick, Ken
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/28/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 7, p716
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
14423494

 

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