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Telemedicine

Techniques and Applications

Telemedicine is a rapidly evolving field as new technologies are implemented for example for the development of wireless sensors, quality data transmission. Using the Internet applications such as counseling, clinical consultation support and home care monitoring and management are more and more realized, which improves access to high level medical care in underserved areas. The 23 chapters of this book present manifold examples of telemedicine treating both theoretical and practical foundations and application scenarios.

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TelemedicineTechniques and ApplicationsEdited by Georgi Graschew

Published: June 20th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/724

ISBN: 978-953-307-354-5

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1. Innovative Medical Devices for Telemedicine Applications

By Agostino Giorgio

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2. Pervasive Homecare Monitoring Technologies and Applications

By Demosthenes Vouyioukas and Alexandros Karagiannis

2628

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3. Wireless Telemedicine System: An Accurate, Reliable and Secure Real-time Health Care

By Huyu Qu, Le Yi Wang, Christopher M. Klaus, Qiang Cheng, Ece Yaprak and Hong Wang

2213

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4. Design Criteria for Large eHealth Infrastructure System

By Thomas Grechenig, Barbara Avana, René Baranyi, Wolfgang Schramm and Anna Wujcow

1410

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5. QoS in Telemedicine

By Phumzile Malindi

2613

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6. On Redefining Telemedicine Paradigm: An Innovative Integrated Model for Efficient Implementation of Healthcare Delivery in Developing Countries

By K.V.Sridhar and K.S.R.Krishna Prasad

1284

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7. Novel Prediction Based Technique for Efficient Compression of Medical Imaging Data

By Josip Knezović, Mario Kovač, Martin Žagar, Hrvoje Mlinarić and Daniel Hofman

1712

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8. Clinical Decision Support Systems

By Dejan Dinevski, Uroš Bele, Tomislav Šarenac, Uroš Rajkovič and Olga Šušteršic

8009

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9. A 2.4GHz Non-Contact Biosensor System for Continuous Monitoring of Vital-Signs

By Donald Lie, Ravi Ichapurapu, Suyash Jain, Jerry Lopez, Ronald Banister, Tam Nguyen and John Griswold

3301

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10. Mobile Web Application Development to Access to Psychiatric Electronic Health Records

By Isabel De La Torre-Díez, Míriam Antón-Rodríguez and Francisco J. Díaz-Pernas

2257

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11. Clinical Psychology and Medicine for the Treatment of Obesity in Out-patient Settings: The TECNOB Project

By Gianluca Castelnuovo, Gian Mauro Manzoni , Stefania Corti, Paola Cuzziol, Valentina Villa and Enrico Molinari

1244

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12. The Role of Standard 12-lead ECG in a Telecardiology Consultation Service

By Kjell Nikus, Vesa Virtanen, Samuel Sclarovsky and Markku Eskola

4435

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13. Tele Oncology for Cancer Care in Rural Australia

By Sabe Sabesan and Sean Brennan

1747

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14. Telemedicine in the Diagnosis and Managemnt of Congenital Heart Disease

By Frank Casey and Brian McCrossan

1919

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15. Telemedicine For Managing Patients on Oral Anticoagulant Therapy

By Sophie Testa, Oriana Paoletti, Anke Zimmermann, Laura Bassi and Emilia Cancellieri

1981

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16. Telemedicine for Chronic Digestive Diseases: A Systematic Qualitative Review

By Raymond Cross and Sandra Quezada

2221

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17. Teledermatology: Outcomes and Economic Considerations

By Akhilesh Pathipati and April Armstrong

2078

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18. Screening for Retinopathy of Prematurity

By Claire Hartnett and Michael O'Keefe

3551

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19. Teleophthalmology in Practice

By Manoj Kulshrestha, Simon Kelly and Usman Mahmood

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20. Telemedical Solutions - Practical Approach in Bulgaria

By Polina Mihova

1468

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21. Practical Results of Telemedicine System Between Antarctic Station and Japan

By Giichiro Ohno

1152

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22. Telestroke for the Long-term Management of Risk Factors in Stroke Survivors

By Joubert J, Medeiros de Bustos E, Decavel P, Chopard JL, Joubert LB and Moulin T

1615

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23. The Role of Telemedicine in the Management of Acute Trauma Referrals to a Regional Plastic and Hand Surgery Unit in the South East of England

By David Wallace and Mark Pickford

1637

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