BMJ case reports

Remote care of a patient with stroke in rural Trinidad: use of telemedicine to optimise global neurological care.

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Aug 03, 2016

We report a patient driven home care system that successfully assisted 24/7 with the management of a 68-year-old woman after a stroke-a global illness. The patient's caregiver and physician used computer devices, smartphones and internet access for information exchange.

Benign cystic mesothelioma of the peritoneum in a 12-year-old boy, diagnosed via telepathology.

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Sep 15, 2015

Low resource countries often have inadequate healthcare systems that, among other problems, suffer from a severe shortage of local expertise.