Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume


Edited by Ramesh Madhavan

Wayne State University, United States of America

This book covers original research on the developments within the field of Telemedicine. It is a collection of reviewed scholarly contributions related to Mental health, Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and telemedicine delivery platforms.

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TelemedicineEdited by Ramesh Madhavan

Published: December 13th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/45933

ISBN: 978-953-51-1211-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7187-4

Copyright year: 2013

Books open for chapter submissions

16669 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

16 Web of Science Citations

26 Dimensions Citations


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1. Teleophthalmology: Eye Care in the Community

By Daniel Dragnev, Usman Mahmood, Chris Williams and Manoj Kulshrestha


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2. Telemedicine in Management of Retinoblastoma

By Sarah Moran


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3. Quality of Life in Telemedicine-Based Interventions for Type-2 Diabetes Patients: The TECNOB Project

By Stefania Corti, Gian Mauro Manzoni, Giada Pietrabissa and Gianluca Castelnuovo


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4. Better Ways to Cope with Increasingly Common Diseases: The Impact of Telemedicine on the Management of Pregnancy Complicated by Diabetes

By Nino Cristiano Chilelli, Maria Grazia Dalfrà and Annunziata Lapolla


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5. Mental Health Services for California Native Americans — Usual Service Options and a Description of Telepsychiatric Consultation to Select Sites

By Donald M. Hilty, Peter M. Yellowlees, Nicole Tarui, Steven R. Viramontes, Margo D. Kerrigan, David L. Sprenger and Jay Shore


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6. Telemedicine: Reducing Trauma in Evaluating Abuse

By Sunshine Arnold and Debra Esernio-Jenssen


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7. Update on the Most Rural American Telemedicine Program — The Present and Future

By Edward T. Zawada Jr, Dana Buus, Don Kosiak, Pat Herr and Michael Heisler


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8. Short Range Technologies for Ambient Assisted Living Systems in Telemedicine: New Healthcare Environments

By Silvia de Miguel-Bilbao, Jorge García, M. Dolores Marcos and Victoria Ramos


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9. PITES: Telemedicine and e-Health Innovation Platform

By José Luis Monteagudo, Mario Pascual, Adolfo Muñoz, Pilar G. Sagredo, Ricardo Sánchez de Madariaga and Carlos H. Salvador


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10. The Telemedicine Service Maturity Model: A Framework for the Measurement and Improvement of Telemedicine Services

By Liezl van Dyk and Cornelius S.L. Schutte


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