TITLE

Fibre-optic links eliminate distances separating specialists, patients

AUTHOR(S)
Lyttle, John
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;05/19/98, Vol. 158 Issue 10, p1349
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on telemedicine and its costs. Why telemedicine should not be seen as an expensive frill but as a needed advance in medicine; Comments of Dr. Wilbert Keon on this technology; Telemedicine testing in Ottawa; The disadvantages of a slower system; Whether the advances put jobs at risk.
ACCESSION #
652009

 

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