Telehealth and remote access

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    This chapter gives an educational overview of: • concepts concerning the nature and usage of Telehealth systems in some common clinical settings • the expected structure of typical interactive (synchronous) and non-interactive (asynchronous) Telehealth scenarios • various characteristics of human usage and physical infrastructure pertaining to typical Telehealth systems.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationHealth Informatics - An Overview
    PublisherIOS PRESS
    Number of pages16
    ISBN (Print)9781607500926
    Publication statusPublished - 2010

    Publication series

    NameStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
    ISSN (Print)0926-9630
    ISSN (Electronic)1879-8365


    • Caregivers
    • Computer communication networks
    • Data collection
    • Health facilities
    • Medical informatics
    • Quality of healthcare
    • Referral and consultation
    • Software
    • Telemedicine

    Cite this

    Maeder, A. (2010). Telehealth and remote access. In Health Informatics - An Overview (Vol. 151, pp. 239-254). (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics; Vol. 151). IOS PRESS.