Journal of pediatric surgery

Telemedicine in pediatric surgery.

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Jan 01, 0000

IMPORTANCE: Telemedicine is an emerging strategy for healthcare delivery that has the potential to expand access, optimize efficiency, minimize cost, and enhance patient satisfaction.

The burden of attending a pediatric surgical clinic and family preferences toward telemedicine.

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Oct 19, 2015

BACKGROUND/PURPOSE: Indirect expenses for accessing health care may place significant fiscal strain on Canadian families. Telemedicine alternatives, using email, telephone, and video conferencing, can mitigate such financial burdens by reducing travel and related costs.

Inguinal hernias can be accurately diagnosed using the parent's digital photographs when the physical examination is nondiagnostic.

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Dec 16, 2009

PURPOSE: Inguinal hernias in infants and children may not be evident during visits to the pediatric surgeon's office. Preoperative photographic confirmation of the hernia may be helpful and accurate.

Desktop and mobile software development for surgical practice.

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Mar 05, 2002

PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to develop a mobile software solution that will merge patient data with a centralized patient database, aid surgical decision making, and document clinical services.