Information technology and telemedicine

Wallace, Gordon
September 2001
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/18/2001, Vol. 165 Issue 6, p777
Academic Journal
Comments on trends in Canadian telemedicine that are changing the nature of health care and education. Resurgence of interest in further developing the electronic medical record; Increase in availability of journals electronically; How Internet health care resources for patients increase in popularity and need improvement; Role of online or distance education in studying medicine; Obstacles that telemedicine development faces, including high costs.


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