Med-e-Tel 2010

Global Telemedicine and eHealth Updates: Knowledge Resources

Vol. 3, 2010

This is third volume of the series “Global Telemedicine and eHealth Updates: Knowledge Resources”.

Year after year the series “Global Telemedicine and eHealth Updates: Knowledge Resources” provides a glimpse and summarizes the most recent practical achievements, existing solutions and experiences in the area of Telemedicine/eHealth.

Brought to life by contemporary changes of our world, Telemedicine/eHealth offers enormous possibilities. The technological solutions are available and ready to be implemented in healthcare systems. Telemedicine/eHealth services are advancing and acceptable to both patients and medical professionals. If carefully implemented, taking into account the needs of the community, Telemedicine/eHealth is able to improve both access to and the standard of healthcare, and thus to close the gap between the demand for affordable, high quality healthcare to everyone, at any time, everywhere, and the necessity to stop the increase in healthcare budgets worldwide.

With 136 papers from over 50 countries, the book presents a collective experience of experts from different continents all over the world.

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